The Mary Lampe Scholarship is awarded to professionals, including undergraduate and full-time graduate students, in good standing with MNSHAPE in their quest to enhance professional/educational endeavors. Mary Lampe taught at the University of Minnesota in the days before Title IX. She coached the women’s golf "team". In the 1960’s Mary, then President of MNSHAPE and also the President of the American Lung Association of Minnesota, testified before the United States Senate in the Title IX hearing about the discrimination against women in sports. She promoted healthy active lifestyles for all as well as fairness in participation and opportunities throughout her life.


Applicant must meet the following criteria:

  • Be a member of MNSHAPE

  • Nominee/applicant must indicate in writing the professional scholarly endeavor for which the finances will be used.

  • Nominee/applicant shall indicate their contributions and/or services to the profession


Applications Due February 15