NCTC Foundation Receives Donation For Student Scholarships

Pictured from left to right are Jodi Stauss-Stassen, Dean of Health, Nursing and Public Safety, Donna Trosen (Ancestor, Jabez Arnold), Virginia Tupa (Ancestor, Conrad Sly), Barbara Knipe (Ancestor, Zebulon Whipple), Marijo Shide (Ancestor, Daniel Loomis), Suellen Bateman (Ancestor, Ira H. Stevens) and Sheila Bruhn, Executive Director NCTC Foundation.

On Thursday, March 10, 2016 a check from the Prairie Grass Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) - Grand Forks North Dakota was presented to the NCTC Foundation for scholarships.

This award was presented on behalf of the forty members of Prairie Grass whose annual donations to the scholarship fund have accumulated from an initial donation of $200 on November 12, 2005. Prairie Grass is one of 3,000 National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) chapters in all 50 states and Washington, D.C. with International chapters in Australia, Austria, The Bahamas, Bermuda, Canada, France, Germany, Guam, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Russia, Spain, and the United Kingdom.

The mission of the Northland Community & Technical College Foundation is to support the Northland Community and Technical College by providing opportunities for contributors to invest in and enhance the educational experience of Northland’s students.

Information about NCTC Foundation Scholarships and this specific scholarship can be accessed on

Northland Community and Technical College (NCTC) is a comprehensive college with campuses in Thief River Falls, MN, and East Grand Forks, MN. NCTC also has an aerospace site in Thief River Falls, MN, and a satellite site in Roseau, MN. NCTC offers certificates, diplomas, transfer courses, two-year degrees (A.A.S., A.S., A.A.) in more than 80 areas of study, workforce training and education programs. NCTC is a member of Minnesota State, the fourth-largest system of two-year colleges and four-year universities in the United States, and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association. NCTC is an affirmative action, equal opportunity educator and employer. For more information about Northland Community & Technical College, visit or call 1.800.959.6282.