The following project consultants are available to Scholars of Distinction students as they plan their projects. Please contact the consultant for your area of study if you need assistance planning your project or to get direction finding resources.
Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA)
University of Minnesota Talented Youth Math Program (UMTYMP)
Minnesota Academy of Sciences (MNMAS)
Minnesota Center for Social Studies Education (MNHS)
Minnesota Department of Education (MDE)
Perpich Center for Arts Education (MCAE)
Dr. Virginia McFerran
New Employment Outcomes Tool!
A new data tool that students can use to determine which fields have the best opportunities for jobs and wages from various programs of study was unveiled recently by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). The tool will give students a clearer picture of the Minnesota labor market and what fields of study offer favorable career opportunities,” said DEED Commissioner Katie Clark Sieben. “At the same time, planners can use the tool to develop training and educational programs that fit employer needs.