About MinneAnalytics Scholarships

MinneAnalytics offers scholarships to undergrad students who display a passion for pursuing a career in analytics and a commitment to engaging with the community. The number of awards has increased annually since 2015. In 2021, awards in the amount of $1000 have been issued to more than 30 students from colleges and universities across the Midwest.

How to apply

Application period closed

The application period for 2022 MinneAnalytics Scholarships is now closed, but applications for the next round of scholarships will open soon. To stay up to date, sign up for our email newsletter


The student selected must meet the following criteria:

  • Current undergraduate student pursuing a STEM education applicable to data analytics
  • Displays passion for pursuing a career directly related to data science and analytics
  • Ongoing commitment to community engagement

Scholarships are limited to one per department or school per year. Multiple departments or schools from the same college or university may be submitted. You may present the award in the spring or fall, and we can send the funds directly to the student, the department, or your foundation.

The scholarships are part of $100K in funding approved by the board for education initiatives in 2022, which will also support the MinneMUDAC Student Data Science Challenge tentatively planned for Fall 2022. 

Please note: applications must be submitted by a faculty or staff member. We encourage interested students to inquire with your college as to their participation and feel free to direct them here.

Recent Scholarship Recipients

2018-2019 Recipients
2017-2018 Recipients

Bethel University
Hamline University
Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Moorhead
University of St Thomas
South Dakota State University
St. Mary’s University
St. Olaf College
University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management
University of Minnesota, Duluth
University of Wisconsin, River Falls
Winona State University

Past Recipients

MinneAnalytics Scholarships are made possible by the support of our sponsors.