The Abbot Downing Scholarship was created in 2013 to assist students photo of scroll currently attending Minneapolis Community & Technical College or St. Paul College who plan to continue their education as business majors at Metropolitan State University, St. Paul, MN. The scholarship is an annual award toward full-time study in business at Metropolitan State University and is renewable for a second year.

Abbot Downing, with $35 billion in client assets and a 40-year history serving ultra-high-net-worth clients, is part of Wells Fargo's Wealth, Brokerage and Retirement group, one of the nation's leading U.S. wealth managers. The original Abbot Downing team built the iconic stagecoaches that have come to represent Wells Fargo.


The program is closed at this time. You may return to this site in March of 2015 to access the program guidelines and application form for the 2015 program.


This scholarship program is administered by Scholarship Management Services, a division of Scholarship America. Scholarship Management Services is the nation's largest designer and manager of scholarship and tuition reimbursement programs for corporations, foundations, associations and individuals. Awards are granted without regard to religion, sexual orientation, age, disability or national origin.