Joe Beaton Scholarship The Joe Beaton MSBOA Scholarship was established in 2001 to honor Joe Beaton, the MSBOA’s former attorney and lobbyist. Beaton was a passionate supporter of education, as well as the Humane Society and various other causes. Children or grandchildren of school bus drivers, mechanics, contractors or drivers themselves may apply. Unlike other scholarships, this is not restricted to high school seniors. The Scholarship is open to anyone who is interested in furthering their education. The application is due on April 15, of every year. Applications should be mailed to 10606 Hemlock St. NW, Annandale MN 55302 Applications can be found here.