Scholarships & Grants

Department Scholarships

Department scholarships are made possible through department funding and school of statistics endowed fellowships. Availability is subject to annual funding and support. 

Buehler Memorial Undergraduate Award

This award recognizes outstanding undergraduate students majoring in statistics that have demonstrated mastery of statistical modeling and technical communication. Recipients are nominated by the instructors of the senior-level statistics courses Introduction to Statistical Learning and Consultation and Communication for Statisticians.

Nonprofit Research Scholarships

The School of Statistics encourages students to find their own research working with nonprofits. Scholarships of up to $2,000 are available for students doing their own applied work projects with a nonprofit organization.

College of Liberal Arts Scholarships

The College of Liberal Arts offers scholarships for continuing students currently enrolled in CLA. Each year, academically talented CLA students receive scholarships based on need or merit.

To apply online, complete the application for the College of Liberal Arts Continuing Student Scholarships. Learn more about available scholarships.

University Scholarships

The University of Minnesota offers scholarships for incoming and continuing students. 

Additional Scholarships

Additional funding may be offered by national agencies or professional societies. Students who meet eligibility criteria are responsible for applying to these scholarships.

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