Workforce Development Scholarship
Workforce Development Scholarships were established by the Minnesota State Legislature to encourage people to begin programs that lead to employment in high-demand career fields in the state of Minnesota.
Multiple awards of $2,500 per student with $1,250 given each semester
For new students entering programs determined in high demand by DEED. Must be a Minnesota resident taking at least 9 credits or more at Northland. Must apply with the specific Workforce Development Scholarship application found on the NCTC Foundation website here.
Selected in the Fall semester, but can renew in spring and for a second year if maintaining qualifications.
East Grand Forks
Thief River Falls
Electronics Technology, Manufacturing, Manufacturing Online, Welding Technology
General Agriculture, Animal Science, Precision Agriculture Technician, Farm Operations Management, Agriculture Education
Early Childhood Education:
Early Childhood and Education
Health Care Services:
Dietetic Technician, Health Sciences, Medical Administrative, Medical Coding, Nursing, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Paramedic, Pharmacy Technology, Physical Therapist Assistant, Radiologic Technology, Respiratory Therapist, Surgical Technology
Computer Networking Technology, IT Cybersecurity
Automotive Service Technology, Auto Body Technology, Aviation Maintenance
NOTE: Programs are subject to change at Northland or by legislative priority.