Local St. Cloud State student awarded scholarship

ST. CLOUD, Minn. – St. Cloud State University student Chukwuemeka Etuakwu of Cottage Grove was awarded the $1,000 Sophomore Support Scholarship for the Fall 2022/Spring 2023 semesters through Huskies Scholarships.

Huskies Scholarships awarded 1,027 St. Cloud State University students with scholarships totaling more than $1.38 million for the 2022-2023 academic year so far. Scholarship applications for the 2023-2024 round of Huskies Scholarships opens in January for current and incoming St. Cloud State University students.

About St. Cloud State University

Founded in 1869, St. Cloud State University prepares students for life, work and citizenship in the 21st century on the banks of the Mississippi River in St. Cloud, Minnesota. In its rigorous academic programs, students apply their knowledge in real-world settings. With individualized student support, the institution’s 200 undergraduate academic programs, 60 graduate degrees and two doctoral programs serve more than 10,000 students. St. Cloud State is leading into the future by boldly altering the way serves a new generation of students with a focus on research and innovation. Learn more about St. Cloud State University at

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September 7, 2022