Awards & Scholarships

LAPW

AWARDS

LAPW

AWARDS

Woman of the Year

Employer Of The Year

  • 2019

    Michelle Huemoeller

  • 2018

    Jaci Stepan

  • 2017

    Nicole Fernholz

  • 2016

    Sue Jung

  • 2015

    Sara Stadtherr

  • 2014

    Mary Butler

  • 2013

    Shari Maloney

LAPW

Scholarships

Lakes Area Professional Women

Member Student Scholarship

$1,000.00 scholarship to a child, grandchild or dependent of a member of our organization that is continuing their education.

Scholarship will be awarded in two $500 increments — half for the first semester and half for the second semester. The following criteria apply:

  • Member must have been a member for a minimum of one year in the LAPW at time of application.
  • Member must be the parent, legal guardian, step-parent or grandparent of student making application
  • Degree path leads to a minimum of a 2 year degree or beyond

Recent Award Winners

Lakes Area Professional Women

Career Advancement Scholarship

$1,000.00 scholarship to a member of our organization that is continuing her education.

The scholarship will be awarded in two $500 increments — half for the first semester and half for the second semester. The following criteria apply:

  • Minimum of one year membership in LAPW at time of application
  • Degree path leads to a minimum of a 2 year degree or beyond
  • Involvement in LAPW and/or other community projects

Recent Award Winners

Lakes Area Professional Women

Dollars for Scholars Scholarship

Contact your high school for more information on how to apply for a Dollars for Scholars Scholarship.

Scholarships are awarded to graduating high school seniors.

Scholarships are awarded to seniors from area high schools including Alexandria, Minnewaska, Osakis, West Central Area, Brandon/Evansville, Sauk Centre, and Parkers Prairie.

Recent Award Winners