The RCTC Foundation has over 100 scholarships available for RCTC students and makes scholarship awards to over 200 students annually. There are scholarships that are designated for incoming students (have never attended RCTC), returning students, and graduating/transferring students (planning to continue their education at a four year college or university after graduation). Eligibility criteria may include:

  • GPA Requirements
  • Specific Major(s)
  • Full-time or part-time status based on number of credits
  • Future career plans
  • Extracurricular activities (sports, theater, music, etc.)
  • Volunteer activities






Sloppy Joes & Scholarships 

Attend a session with the RCTC Foundation to enjoy a sloppy joe sandwich, learn about what scholarships are available, how to apply and for them, and get all your questions answered. All sessions will be held in the Learning Center. Register by phone at 507-281-7771 or us the links below to RSVP by email. Students must stay for an entire one hour session.

Sessions will be held on:
January 23 at 12:30 pm RSVP
January 23 at 4:30 pm   RSVP


Workforce Development & AT&T Scholarships Available for 2019-2020

RCTC will be awarding seven $2,500 Workforce Development scholarships to those enrolled in these high-demand programs:

  • Advanced Manufacturing
    Welding – Cert
  • Agriculture
    Veterinary Technician – AAS
  • Healthcare Services
    Administrative Office Professional – Dip
    Advanced Hospital Nursing Assistant – Cert
    Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist – AAS
    Coding Specialist – Dip
    Dental Assistant – AAS
    Dental Assistant – Dip
    Dental Hygiene – AAS
    Emergency Medical Technology – Cert
    Emergency Medicine Paramedic – AS
    Executive Office Professional – AAS
    Health Information Technology – AAS
    Histology Technician – AS
    Healthcare Documentation Specialist – Cert
    Healthcare Office Professional – AAS
    Healthcare Office Professional – Dip
    Nursing – AS
    Practical Nursing – Dip
    Surgical Technology – AAS
  • Information Technology
    Computer Science – AS
    Computer Information Systems – AS

New this year! AT&T Scholarships Available!

Thanks to a generous contribution from AT&T, the RCTC Foundation will be offering 14 $1,000 scholarships for the 2019-2020 school year. These scholarships will be awarded to students pursuing STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) and construction careers, as well as students who are small business owners or plan to become small business owners after they graduate from RCTC. These scholarships have been added to our online portal on AwardSpring. Thank you AT&T for your generous support of our students!

If you would like to help change the future for a student, please consider making a donation to the RCTC Foundation.

RCTC Foundation Contact Information: 

Deb Ward, Executive Director
Office: (507) 281-7771
Fax: (507) 280-2970