The Northwest Technical College Foundation awarded $37,500 in scholarships to students at a virtual ceremony earlier this month.
According to a release, these scholarships help students with education expenses as they fulfill their educational goals.
Around 30 students were awarded scholarships and most received $1,000 scholarships.
Almost half of the scholarships went to students who call Bemidji their home.
The NTC Foundation’s dispersed one $1,000 general scholarship, the Fred Breen $2,000 scholarship went to three students, the $500 Paul Bunyan Communications Scholarship went to one student, the Otter Tail Power Company $1,500 scholarship went to two students, the Paul Bunyan Vintage Auto Club $1,000 scholarship went to one student, and the George W. Neilson Foundation $1,000 scholarships went to 20 students.