*Elizabeth Pegues Minority AwardsPage address: http://www.mnsu.edu/cultdiv/services/scholarships/minority/epma.html
Amount: Match up to $1000
Deadline: August 20
Renewability: Yes - Must maintain a good academic standing Available to: A Minnesota resident-a high school senior who is also a recipient of a scholarship from a Minnesota non-profit organization.
Nellie Stone-Johnson and Elizabeth Pegues are two prominent and influential women who served on the Minnesota State University Board who were devoted to the promotion of educational opportunities for ethnic students. The two scholarships have been established in their honor to benefit ethnic students attending Minnesota State Universities.