Alumni Association

WELCOME TO THE MESABI RANGE COLLEGE ALUMNI ASSOCIATION


MISSION STATEMENT

The Mesabi Range College Alumni Association supports the mission of the College by providing scholarships to students, building enrollment and promoting pride among graduates, current students and the surrounding community. This work is accomplished by encouraging all alumni to participate in the association and college tradition and to contribute to the scholarship fund.


2020-2021 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Sue Medure, President

Judie Kauchick, Secretary

Renny Renzaglia, Treasurer

Tom Aro

Mary Lou Conaway

JoErnesta Johnson

Stephanie Anderson, Vice President

Dr. Bonnie Edwards

Luan Gentilini

Kathy Halfaker

Alice Pelton

Chris Knight

(Scholarships available March 1, 2020)

The Alumni Association will accept applications for the following scholarships for the 2020-2021 academic year. The number of scholarships and dollar amounts are dependent on alumni donations and memorial funds. All applications must include fall and spring semester grades.


The Alumni Association will be awarding the following 2020-2021 scholarships:

VJC Payback for Sophomores Scholarship - A tuition grant of $3,500 to an outstanding applicant who enrolls as a full-time student at Mesabi Range College. This scholarship was founded by the Virginia Junior College - Class of 1962 in recognition of the pivotal role the College and its faculty played in assisting those students on their journey. This award is primarily directed to a student with a STEM or business-related curriculum and is based on community involvement and scholastic ability (must have a 3.0 GPA). Incoming freshmen, sophomores, non-traditional students are eligible.

Margaret Marvin Memorial Scholarship - Tuition grants totaling $1,800 to full-time applicant(s) at Mesabi Range College. Funded through endowment in memory of Margaret Marvin who, for more than 30 years, was a member and supporter of the Alumni Association. The recipient must demonstrate good character with leadership skills and preferably express an interest in teaching or library science. Incoming freshmen, sophomores, non-traditional students are eligible.

Pat & Babs Dimberio Memorial Scholarship - A tuition grant of $1,500 in memory of Pat and Babs Dimberio, community and educational supporters. This scholarship will be awarded to a traditional sophomore student enrolled at Mesabi Range College who has completed one full year of freshmen courses at Mesabi Range College with an overall GPA of 3.5. The recipient must also be actively engaged in community volunteerism, church involvement, and/or current employment that supports ongoing educational needs.

F.B. Moe Memorial Scholarship - A tuition grant of $1,000 to an outstanding freshman who enrolls as a full-time sophomore at Mesabi Range College. Provided in memory of Floyd B. Moe who was a long-time educator and school administrator in Virginia. This award is based on scholastic ability (must have a 3.5 GPA).

William Monat Memorial Scholarship - A tuition grant of $1,000 to a full-time student at Mesabi Range College. Provided in memory of William Monat, a long-time educator, coach, and administrator in Virginia. This award is based on financial need and scholastic ability (must have a 3.2 GPA) and is given to an education (teaching) major. Incoming freshmen, sophomores, non-traditional students are eligible.

Entering Freshman Scholarship - A tuition grant of $1,000 to a high school senior who enrolls as a full-time freshman at Mesabi Range College. This award is based on financial need and scholastic ability (must have a 3.0 GPA).

Returning Sophomore Scholarship - A tuition grant of $1,000 to a freshman who enrolls as a full-time sophomore at Mesabi Range College. This award is based on community involvement, volunteer efforts, financial need, and scholastic ability (must have a 3.0 GPA).

Trade/Craft Scholarship - A tuition grant of $1,000 to a full-time student who is enrolled in a technical program at Mesabi Range College. This award is based on skills, attendance, and instructor recommendation.

Accepting donations for all scholarships

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