Various scholarships ranging from $200 - $6,000 are available to RRCC students. Scholarships are provided by generous friends of the College, organizations, businesses, individuals, alumni, and the Rainy River Community College Foundation.

To be eligible, students need to:

  1. Apply for Admission to Rainy River Community College
  2. Complete the online Scholarship Application, below
  3. Have a high school and/or college GPA of 2.0 or higher, or have a GED. Submit all high school and college (if applicable) transcripts, or GED to:

Rainy River Community College
Attention: Scholarship Committee
1501 Highway 71
International Falls, MN 56649


  • RRCC does not offer athletic scholarships
  • Scholarship Applications need to be complete, including transcripts, and received by Rainy River Community College by the following dates:
    • FALL SEMESTER 2019, Monday, August 12, 2019
    • SPRING SEMESTER 2020, December 20, 2019

Scholarship Application

To be eligible for a scholarship, students need to:

  1. Apply for admission to RRCC
  2. Be eligible to enroll in college-level courses
  3. Have a GPA of 2.0 or higher, based on current high school and/or college transcripts
  4. Complete the following Scholarship Application (* denotes required information)
  5. Submit high school transcript and college transcript, if applicable


(The year you will attend RRCC.)

Some scholarships are very specific. To be considered, please provide the following:


Include why you should be considered for a scholarship.

Terms and Conditions. I give Rainy River Community College permission to release information regarding my grades and financial aid eligibility to the RRCC Scholarship Committee. If awarded a scholarship, I give permission to announce the scholarship award to the public.