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Scholarships

Applications will open in the fall

The WTS Minnesota women scholarships are competitive and are based on the applicant’s specific transportation goals, academic record, and transportation-related activities or job skills. Minority applicants are encouraged to apply. Financial need is not a primary consideration.  2021 applications were due to Emily Jorgensen on Thursday, December 4th at 5 pm. Contact Emily for more information.

WTS Minnesota Scholarships

$1,000 WTS Minnesota High School Scholarship - Application Period Closed

  • Applicant must be a high school senior.   
  • Applicant must be considering a college degree in a transportation-related field such as civil engineering, math, urban planning, geography, economics, or public policy.

$500 Katherine Turnbull Undergraduate Leadership Scholarship - Application Period Closed

  • Applicants must have GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Applicants must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate degree program in a transportation-related field, such as transportation engineering, planning, finance, or logistics.
  • Applicant must have plans to pursue a career in a transportation-related field.
  • Applicants for the Katherine Turnbull Undergraduate Leadership Scholarship must specifically address the issue of leadership on their personal statement.

$2,000 Donna Allen Undergraduate Scholarship - Application Period Closed

  • Applicants must have GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Applicants must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate degree program in a transportation-related field, such as transportation engineering, planning, finance, or logistics.
  • Applicant must have plans to pursue a career in a transportation-related field.

$2,000 WTS Minnesota Graduate Scholarship - Application Period Closed

  • Applicants must be currently enrolled in a graduate degree program in a transportation-related field, such as transportation engineering, planning, finance, or logistics.
  • Applicant must have plans to pursue a career in a transportation-related field.

 

WTS National Competition

Four local winners will advance to the WTS International competition for the following scholarships:

  • $1,000 WTS Transportation YOU High School Scholarship
  • $5,000 Molitoris Leadership Scholarship for Undergraduates
  • $5,000 Sharon D. Banks Memorial Undergraduate Scholarship
  • $10,000 Helene M. Overly Memorial Graduate Scholarship