Colfax student receives MSU Moorhead scholarship

MOORHEAD, MN — Mallie Doucette, Colfax, WI, has received a $5,000 Achievement Scholarship from Minnesota State University Moorhead. Doucette is the child of Joseph and Tracy Doucette, and intends to major in elementary inclusive education.

The Achievement Scholarship awards $1,250 for the freshman year and is given to students admitted to MSUM with a composite ACT score of 26-27 and a high school rank in the top 50 percent. It’s renewable for a maximum of four years with a 3.5 GPA.

The competitive scholarship recognizes academic achievement, leadership contributions to the campus and community, and active participation in events and organizations. Selection is based on the applicants’ strengths and the attributes they bring to MSU Moorhead.

Minnesota State University Moorhead is a comprehensive regional university enrolling approximately 7,500 students. MSU Moorhead is a member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system.

For more information about MSU Moorhead, visit www.mnstate.edu