2020 Scholarship Information


The Friends of the Brainerd Public Library have opened up applications for two separate $1500 scholarships available to 2020 Brainerd High School graduating seniors.  The Ruth M. Gogolin Scholarship and the Friends of the Brainerd Library scholarship are available to seniors who plan to pursue a 2- or 4-year degree program at an accredited institution.  Applicants must have a current Brainerd Public Library card and an essay is required.  Financial need will be considered, but may not be a determining factor.  


Applications are due April 3, 2020

*Printable Application is in the link below or use our

Google Docs Link here.


Congratulations to all of our 2019 applicants.  We are pleased to announce our students who have won this year's Essay Competition:

Amy Ulanowski
Hailey Brown

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Contact phone:  218-838-0886

416 S 5th St  Brainerd, MN 56401