Thanks to grants and scholarships, more than half of M State students now attend tuition-free each year. The college is committed to growing the number of students who attend tuition-free from 51 percent in 2021 to 75 percent by 2025.

M State has two foundations that raise funds for scholarships and programs. Please select the campus-specific link below for timelines and other information, including the online applications.

Serving the Fergus Falls campus

Fergus Area College Foundation Logo

Fergus Area College Foundation Scholarships

Serving the Detroit Lakes, Moorhead
and Wadena campuses

M State Foundation Logo
M State Foundation Scholarships