Accepting the Challenge of Excellence (ACE) Award $1000 Scholarship!
Each academic year the Exchange Club of East Minneapolis, a community service club serving youth in NE Minneapolis, is happy to be awarding a $1,000 scholarship to graduating seniors who currently attend a NE Minneapolis school or who live in NE Minneapolis. Please note that an additional scholarship may be available for up to 3 years, beyond the 1st year, based upon qualifying criteria.
Youth must meet the following criteria:
- Youth must be a senior graduating from a Northeast Minneapolis School or live in Northeast Minneapolis.
- Youth must be able to attend a Wednesday lunch meeting at Elsie’s in Northeast Minneapolis to accept the award.
- To apply, please send the following information to the contact below by April 1st of each academic year.
- A short essay that explains how you have served your community through volunteering, and your plans after graduation for your education.
- A letter of recommendation from a school counselor, youth worker, or teacher must accompany the essay.