Virtual Summer Scholars Academy


Your personal invitation for a head start in your education.
July 11 - August 3, 2023

A FREE Alternative to Developmental Education Coursework

Minneapolis Community and Technical College (Minneapolis College) invites you to take part in our Virtual Summer Scholars Academy program for FREE with the opportunity to earn a $300 scholarship.

The Summer Scholars Academy helps build your confidence as a scholar and provides you with an opportunity to network virtually with peers and staff from Minneapolis College.

Through the program you will:

  • Develop learning strategies/study skills in reading and/or writing
  • Save hundreds of dollars on developmental education courses by completing
  • Earn the opportunity to receive a \$300 scholarship toward fall semester tuition upon successful completion of the program and fall registration.
  • Earn bookstore scholarships: \$150 for fall 2023 semester with successful completion of the Summer Scholar Academy program AND \$150 for spring 2024 with a 2.0 GPA earned for fall 2023
  • Explore the services and resources available to you with Minneapolis College through workshops on:  
    • Time management and study skills
    • Financial Aid literacy
    • Student Support Center- Resource Referral
    • Major and Career Exploration
    • Critical Thinking and SMART Goals
    • Self Care for College student, plus more!

Dates: July 11 - August 3, 2023 (Tuesdays and Thursdays)

Summer Scholars Academy Program Virtual Info and Registration Sessions:

Learn more about Minneapolis College's Virtual Summer Scholars Academy, ask questions about the program, check for possible eligibility, and obtain registration assistance by attending one of our Virtual Info and Registrations Session.

  • Tuesday | June 13 | 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. 
  • Thursday | June 15 | 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. 
  • Wednesday | June 21 | 3 p.m. – 4 p.m. 
  • Tuesday | June 27 | 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.