** The application period for the Fall 2013/Spring 2014 academic period has ended. Applications for the Fall 2014/Spring 2015 academic period will be accepted beginning March 1, 2014.**
The Upper Midwest Rebild Scholarship Corporation is both an independent 501c3 Nonprofit Corporation and a Minnesota-based 317A Nonprofit Corporation, organized and operated exclusively for charitable, scientific and educational purposes which preserve and strengthen the Danish heritage of Minnesota and the Upper Midwest area.
The overall aim of the corporation is to help develop and promote the cultural and friendship ties between the United States and Denmark. The Upper Midwest Chapter of the Rebild National Park Society is a strong supporter of the corporation.
The corporation will receive and disburse funds for the accomplishment of its purposes and has organized a scholarship fund to provide the means to support a period of study in Denmark by a young person of Danish background and extraction and/or an individual who has demonstrated a strong interest and commitment to Denmark and “matters Danish”.
Applications for 2014 (fall 2014 semester and spring 2015 semester) will be available online starting in January 2014.