Two scholarships will be awarded to students planning on pursuing a post-secondary education.

Named after two former Rotary members
Jack Hillstrom and William Woodworth
One $6,000 Scholarship ($3000 per year for two years)

The Jack Conzemius Memorial Scholarship
One $6,000 Scholarship ($3000 per year for two years)


  • Student must be in the 2024 graduating class from North High, Tartan High, Hill-Murray, or Mounds Park Academy and reside within the North St. Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale District 622.
  • Student has demonstrated service and leadership in the community.
  • Student has demonstrated a positive attitude toward home, school, and community.
  • Student must have an above average grade point. (C average for The Jack Conzemius Memorial Scholarship)
  • Student has plans to attend college.
  • Rotarian’s children are not eligible.


         Students planning to apply for the scholarship need to submit:

  1. Letter of intent to the North St. Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale Rotary Club responding to the criteria listed above.
  2. Current resume.
  3. Three (3) letters of recommendation. Two (2) letters should be from school administrator, counselor, or classroom teacher.
  4. Transcript.
  5. If a member, provide a letter in good standing from your school advisor for National Honor Society.
  6. An interview will be requested for the top candidates in order to reach final decision.
  7. Attend a Rotary Breakfast or online meeting to accept the awarded scholarship.

Mail your application materials to:

Bryan Kemnetz
c/o Lake Elmo Bank
11465 39th St. N.
P.O. Box 857
Lake Elmo, MN 55042

Application must be postmarked by March 31, 2024