The Owatonna Foundation is now accepting applications for a number of scholarship opportunities. The Foundation has $15,000 available for students who plan on a technical career by attending non-four your programs at technical or community colleges. Each scholarship ranges from $500 to $3,000 each. Eligible candidates need to have an Owatonna mailing address or have worked at an Owatonna business for at least two years. They must also have either a GED or be a high school graduate prior to 2018. Application deadline is June 25.

The Foundation is also taking applications for the June and Melanie Nelson scholarships. There are two $1,500 scholarships for women who wish to return to school and pursue a technical or two year college program. The registration deadline is June 25 for these scholarships as well.

You can learn more at the Owatonna Foundation web site or stop by their offices in Owatonna.