Scholarship Application

2020 Scholarship Award Recipients


Each year the Community of Minnesota Resorts offers scholarships to a student in high school or a current undergraduate or technical school student.  The scholarship funds are made available to children and grandchildren of CMR members.  An eligible member is one who has been a member for at least three consecutive years and is currently a member in good standing.  Associate Members are not eligible for scholarships.
The Scholarship Committee-consisting of a number of your fellow resorters, and guided by your CMR Office Manager, reviewed the applications and chose this year’s recipients.  Your CMR is pleased to announce the following have each won a scholarship for the upcoming 2020 academic school year:

Jordan Porth

Pine Insurance Company Scholarship Recipient

Currently attending Grand Rapids High School-anticipates attending the University of North Dakota majoring in Biology-with a Professional Health Services emphasis

Son of John & Sherrie Porth, Loon Point Resort, Bigfork

Cael Sams

Community of Minnesota Resorts Scholarship Recipient

Currently attending Staples-Motley High School-anticipates attending the University of Sioux Falls majoring in History Education

Son of Brian & Heather Sams, Campfire Bay Resort, Cushing

Rachel Pitt

Carol Kirchner Memorial Scholarship Recipient

Currently attending Walker-Hackensack-Akeley High School-anticipating attending University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, majoring in Business.  

Daughter of Dana & Cindy Pitt, Bailey’s Resort, Walker

Patrick Schimerowski

Minnesota Resort Sales Scholarship

Currently attending South Dakota State University studying Construction Management

Son of Bob Schimerowski, Diamond Lake Resort, Atwater

For the first time-ALL FOUR APPLICANTS WILL RECEIVE $750! 
We would like to take this opportunity to thank the members of the CMR for their sponsorship of scholarships via membership dues, and the Pine Insurance Company,the Carol Kirchner family, and Minnesota Resort Sales for making additional scholarship awards possible through their generous sponsorship donations. 

Read more about these scholarship winners later on this website, and in the fall issue of the Minnesota Resorter Magazine!