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MFCA Scholarship Information

The Minnesota High School Football Coaches Association will award sixteen $500 scholarships to students who are currently enrolled in a Minnesota High School and are members of their high school football team. 


  • Applicant must plan to be enrolled in college for the 2020-21 school year.
  • A minimum grade point average of 3.0 (B) is required. The student’s high school transcript must accompany the application.
  • Student must write a 250 word essay that describes how the sport of football has impacted their life.
  • Essay must be typed.
  • Application must be accompanied by two letters of recommendation from high school faculty members familiar with the student’s academic and extra-curricular achievements.
  • Head Football Coach must be a member of the MHSFCA.

Submission of Application

Submit the application and all other material required to:

MHSFCA Football Scholarship
Attn: Ben Anderson
8700 County Rd 6 SW
PO Box 708
Howard Lake, MN 55349

Applications must be postmarked by March 13, 2020

Application will be judged on the following criteria

  1. Academics
  1. School/Community Involvement
  1. Essay
  1. Athletic Achievement
  1. Letters of Recommendation

Notification and payment

The scholarship winner will be chosen by a committee of MHSFCA members and will be announced by May 13, 2020. The check will be mailed to the college during the summer of 2020 following verification of enrollment.

For Additional Information:
Contact Ben Anderson
8700 County Rd 6 SW
Tel. (320) 543-4660 Ext. 2118