As’salaamu Alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuhu,
The Islamic Center of Minnesota is pleased to announce the availability of scholarships for the 2020-2021 academic year. A total of 5 scholarships will be awarded by the ICM Scholarship Committee based on criteria outlined by the donors and the Scholarship Committee. The overall intent of the scholarship program is to encourage the pursuit of higher education, recognize community service, and reward academic excellence achieved by our youth. In keeping with our goals, therefore, the selection criteria encompasses:
1. Superior Academic Achievement
2. Demonstrated Financial Need
3. Service to the Community
In order to be considered for a scholarship award, candidates must submit a completed application form – along with all supporting documents – by the advertised deadline. In addition, they must be legal residents of the state of Minnesota and must be enrolled in, or admitted to, an accredited institution of higher learning (college, university, etc.) for full-time studies during the application year. We strongly encourage all eligible candidates to apply during this application cycle whether or not they were awarded a scholarship under this program in previous years.
Please review the scholarship award application form for complete details about the application process, eligibility criteria, required documentation, and applicable deadlines. Application forms are available at the ICM office and may either be picked up in person or via email by sending a request to firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also directly download the application form at: Click Here. Once the application is complete, please return to the ICM office by the application deadline noted below: