22 Years of Changing Lives
For 22 years futures have been altered for the better, and aspiring leaders have been given the tools they need to lead the coming generations — one education at a time.
awarded through 2022
How Annexstad Family Foundation Went From Excel to Excellent, While Establishing Connections For A Lifetime!
For those managing a scholarship program, finding the right scholarship management solution can be daunting. In 2000, the Annexstad Family Foundation set out to support bright minds and future leaders.
Bright Minds Big Dreams
The Annexstad Family Foundation, established in 2000, was founded by Al and Cathy Annexstad and their family. Since its inception, the Foundation has helped hundreds of young people achieve their dream of earning a college degree.
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Meet the Annexstad Scholars
The Annexstad Family Foundation was established in Minnesota in 2000. We are proud to support Annexstad scholars nationwide. Click on the points on the map to meet our scholars and view the colleges and universities that partner with the Foundation.
Bemidji State University
College of Saint Benedict
Gustavus Adolphus College
Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Moorhead
Saint John’s University
St. Catherine University
St. Cloud State University
St. Olaf College
Southwest Minnesota State University
University of Minnesota, Duluth
In the News
Three students in the University of Mississippi‘s Sally McDonnell Barksdale Honors College have been awarded scholarships from the Annexstad Family Foundation.
The foundation awards three Leaders for Tomorrow National Scholarships each year to Ole Missstudents who have exhibited leadership in their schools or communities, said John Samonds, associatedean of the Honors College. “Our 2022 recipients have demonstrated…
Three students in the University of Mississippi‘s Sally McDonnell Barksdale Honors College have been awarded scholarships from the Annexstad Family Foundation.Read More
Grateful for the opportunities, Ajah Singleton weathers multiple challenges to excel in Honors College
Ajah Singleton has served as an example for the Leaders for Tomorrow scholarship cohort since her first semester at the University of Mississippi. In a recent article by the University of Mississippi’s Journey to Commencement, Jennifer…
Grateful for the opportunities, Ajah Singleton weathers multiple challenges to excel in Honors CollegeRead More
Arabella Hunter is selected as a 2022 Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship recipient
Clemson University third-year scholar Arabella Hunter is selected as a 2022 Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship recipient. This premier national scholarship is awarded to students who are interested in research and innovation in mathematics, natural sciences, and…
Arabella Hunter is selected as a 2022 Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship recipientRead More
Alabama LFT scholar, DJ Luster, set to perform in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
University of Alabama second year scholar, DJ Luster, is marching his way to New York City. This Thursday, DJ is set to appear in the 95th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade as part of the University…
Alabama LFT scholar, DJ Luster, set to perform in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day ParadeRead More
Zackary Brown Inspiring Next Generation of Leaders
Graduating from Hirschi High School in the north central plains of Wichita Falls, Texas nine years ago, Zackary Brown was the first in his family to receive a high school diploma. Having the opportunity to pursue…
UGA Scholar Jay Ivey is an Amazing Student
University of Georgia Leader for Tomorrow scholar, Jay Ivey, was recently featured as a UGA Today Amazing Student. With his final year just around the corner, Jay reflects on what makes UGA so special to him…