Ringhofer Scholarship

25th Annual Ted G. Ringhofer Scholarship

Ringhofer Scholarship 2020 recipient
Dave Effertz, from the Owatonna Office, presents 2021 scholarship recipient with check.

Deadline: Please submit your information online or via mail by April 1, 2022.

This $1,000 annual scholarship is given in partnership by North Risk Partners - TPS Insurance and the Owatonna Area Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Ambassadors in honor and memory of Ted G. Ringhofer who died of cancer in 1997.

Ted was a graduate of Owatonna High School. While in school Ted was in wrestling, the President of the Student Council, worked on homecoming floats and involved in many other activities. He was President of the Owatonna Chamber of Commerce for over 29 years and on the Owatonna City Council for 24 years.

Ted’s respect for our community can be seen in his many years of dedication and volunteer work.

Scholarship Criteria:

  1. Must be a graduating senior at Owatonna High School
  2. Must be planning to attend a two or four year college
  3. Must have been involved in extracurricular activities during their high school years.
  4. Must have an educational focus on business or a business-related field
  5. Will be awarded at OHS Awards Reception in May

Two Ways to Apply:

  1. Submit your information using this form OR
  2. You can download the Ringhofer Scholarship Application and mail to:
    Attn: Ringhofer Scholarship
    285 SE 18th St.
    Owatonna, MN 55060
Ringhofer Scholarship 2018
Ringhofer Scholarship Recipient 2018

Past Scholarship Recipients