International Scholarships Awarded
For more than 60 years, Minnesota Dames have provided scholarships to international students at the University of Minnesota. In 2017, six international scholars, from Canada, Ghana, South Africa, Uganda, and Nigeria, received scholarships. The scholarships are awarded in partnership with the University of Minnesota.
Dames Support History Day 2018
It's once again time to prepare for the annual History Day Contest
, coming up in March 2018, involving 5,000 young scholars at regional and state History Day events. Dames will be awarding prizes for History Day day entries in the area of American Colonial History, and are recruiting members to serve as volunteer judges. This year's theme is "Conflict and Compromise in History
In 2017 Minnesota dames sponsored two $200 prizes for History Day entries in the area of American Colonial History.
Minnesota History Day is sponsored by the Minnesota Historical Society in partnership with the University of Minnesota.