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Scholarships in North Dakota

  • America’s Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high school seniors or current college students pursuing any degree or certification in any Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources (AFNR) Career Pathways.
  • Amy Svihovec Memorial Scholarship
    Applicants must be a **child or grandchild of a current North Dakota county employee or county official and will be registered as a full-time undergraduate student in an accredited North Dakota university, college or vocational/technical certification program.
  • Beverly Kurtz Slotten Scholarship
    The Beverly Kurtz Slotten Scholarship is available to incoming freshmen from North Dakota who plan to major in either Apparel, Retail Merchandising and Design; Interior Design; Hospitality and Tourism Management; Human Development and Family Science; Dietetics; or Family and Consumer Sciences Education.
  • Bill Oban Special Education Scholarship
    Available to an outstanding undergraduate student who is preparing for a career in special education.
  • BNSF Railway Company FFA Scholarship
    High school senior pursuing a four-year degree at an accredited four-year college in the Agribusiness Systems AFNR Career Pathway
  • Cass County Mutual Scholarship
    Cass County Mutual Scholarships are given in recognition of the outstanding contributions made by young people to home, school, community and country.
  • Cindy & Gary Rath Education Scholarship
    Cindy & Gary Rath Education Scholarship is available to an **NDU (North Dakota United) student member or a North Dakota resident who is a student NEA/AFT member in another state who is pursuing an undergraduate degree in education.
  • Danie Thomssen Memorial Scholarship
    A $1,000.00 scholarship will be awarded annually to one senior in the Century High School Band program. The recipient will be selected by the band directors and must demonstrate a strong sense dedication to the band program, leadership in the classroom, self-discipline in their practice, and a high level of musical...
  • Department of North Dakota Education Program Scholarship
    The American Legion Auxiliary, Department of North Dakota, through its Education Program has a program to assist students pursuing a degree in the field of their choice. Scholarships of $300 will be awarded to worthy applicants attending a college, university or trade school in North Dakota.
  • Dixon Wightman Scholarship
    The purpose of the scholarship will be to financially assist a senior or seniors from any Bismarck Public School to continue their post-secondary education.
  • Donald B. Sass Memorial Scholarship
    The recipient must have graduated from a North Dakota high school. The scholarship will assist upper class or post-graduate men and women in a college/university level field of study relating to the oil and gas industry.
  • DSG Education Connection Fund
    The DSG Education Connection Fund is providing multiple scholarships to individuals who are pursuing an education and a career in the trade industries throughout DSG’s service area (DSG is located in 30 cities across North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Wisconsin and Montana)
  • Edson and Margaret Larson Foundation Scholarship
    The Edson and Margaret Larson Foundation Scholarship is a competitive award of $2,000 to $5,000 per academic year based on the funds made available from the Edson and Margaret Larson Foundation, other academic awards received, and financial need.
  • Fleet Farm Scholarship
    High school senior pursuing a two-or four-year degree in selected AFNR Career Pathways including Agribusiness Systems, Animal Systems, Natural Resource Systems and Plant Systems.
  • Gloria Sand Memorial Scholarship
    The purpose of the Scholarship is to financially assist a student from Bismarck High School or any other Bismarck public high school in continuing their education.
  • Music
    Halstenson Family Music Scholarship Fund
    Halstenson Family Music Scholarship Fund is available to a **NDU (North Dakota United) member who possesses a current license to teach music in a North Dakota public school and is pursuing a graduate degree in music.
  • Higher Learning Scholarship
    Scholarships are available to students with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities in Cass and Clay counties who wish to advance their careers. These scholarships can be used for tuition, adaptive equipment, books, or supplies at a higher learning institution of their choice.
  • Horace Mann ND Agents Graduate Education Scholarship
    This program has been established to assist **individual NDU (North Dakota United) members improve their qualifications by attending summer school or engaging in graduate level course during the regular academic year, online courses or extension courses that are part of a graduate program.
  • Ken Hendrickson Memorial Scholarship
    An annual scholarship will be given to a Bismarck Public School student continuing their education in technology related fields. The scholarship combines four aspects that were of great importance to Ken: Bismarck Public Schools, computers, kids and the National Guard.
  • Lee Magnon Memorial Scholarship
    The Lee Magnon Memorial Scholarship was created to recognize outstanding students within the boundaries of the NACE Central Area who are interested in pursuing a career in the field of science and/or engineering.
  • Mary Cripps Special Education Scholarship
    Available to either an undergraduate or graduate student pursuing initial or advanced training in special education. Initial funding was provided by the family and friends of Mary Cripps, a Grand Forks Special Education teacher.
  • MetLife Foundation FFA Scholarship
    High school seniors pursuing a four-year degree in selected AFNR Career Pathways including Agribusiness Systems, Plant Systems, Natural Resource Systems, and Power, Structural and Technical Systems.
  • Myhre Family Scholarship
    The teachers, staff and administrators of Myhre Elementary have started the Myhre Family Scholarship for students who attended Jeannette Myhre School for a minimum of two years. A committee of Myhre teachers will review the applications and select two winners.
  • Veterinary Medicine
    NDCF Dr. Roger E. Meisner Veterinary Medicine Scholarship
    Applicants must be graduates of any North Dakota high school who have been accepted or are currently enrolled in a college of veterinary medicine in North America
  • NDDAG Legacy Scholarship
    These scholarships are specifically for students attending Trinity Bible College in Ellendale, ND or North Central University in Minneapolis, MN. The number and amounts of scholarships given will vary according to donations received.
  • ND Scholars Program
    This program provides merit-based, full-tuition scholarships to qualifying North Dakota high school graduates who choose to earn undergraduate degrees in North Dakota.
  • NDSF Junior Scholarship
    The purpose of this scholarship is to provide a source of financial support for a student majoring in Animal Science, Range Science, Pre-Vet, Agribusiness, Ag Communications, Farm & Ranch Management, or another beef-related discipline at a North Dakota college or university residing in North Dakota.
  • Agriculture / Horticulture / Animals
    NDSF Myron Wold Memorial Scholarship
    The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial support to students preparing to study an agricultural major and to honor the memory of the late Myron Wold of Watford City, N.D., who left a positive mark on the North Dakota beef industry.
  • NDSF Tokach Angus Ranch Memorial Scholarship
    The purpose of this scholarship is to provide a source of financial support for a **student majoring in Animal Science, Range Science, Pre-Vet, Agribusiness, Ag Communications, Farm & Ranch Management, or another beef-related discipline.
  • NDU Education Scholarship
    This scholarship is available to a student who is pursuing an undergraduate degree in education. Multiple individual $750 scholarships may be awarded each year.
  • NDU Foundation Ethnic Minority Scholarship
    The NDU Foundation Ethnic Minority Scholarship will be awarded to a minority preparing to teach. At least two $750 scholarships will be awarded annually.
  • NDU Member/Dependent Scholarship
    Available to an active member or dependent of an NDU active member who is pursuing post-secondary education in any field of study including vocational, associate or bachelor degree program.
  • Foreign Languages / Linguistics
    Neil Souther Scholarship
    The scholarship will be awarded each spring to a graduating senior who has demonstrated strong interest in the study of foreign languages, with a preference to a student who has taken at least two years of Latin.
  • North Dakota Association of Counties/Institute of Local Government Scholarship
    This scholarship is for a **child or grandchild of a current North Dakota county employee or county official and Will be registered as a full-time undergraduate student in an accredited North Dakota university, college or vocational/technical certification program.
  • North Dakota Crop Improvement & Seed Association Scholarship - Incoming Freshman
    The North Dakota Crop Improvement & Seed Association sponsors the following scholarship: Three $1000 scholarships available to incoming freshmen.
  • North Dakota Crop Improvement & Seed Association Scholarship - Undergraduates
    The North Dakota Crop Improvement & Seed Association sponsors the following scholarship: Three $1000 scholarships available to undergraduates (excluding freshmen).
  • North Dakota Farmers Co-op House Scholarship
    The Co-op House Scholarship is awarded to students planning to enroll as freshmen at North Dakota State University. Field of study is not a factor in eligibility.
  • North Dakota State Fair Foundation Scholarship
    There are four (4) $1,000 scholarships available to **students who have participated in competitive experiences at the North Dakota State Fair and who plan on continuing their education at any 2 or 4 year post-secondary educational institution.
  • North Star Community Credit Union College Scholarship
    The North Star Community Credit Union scholarships were established in 1980 and have been paid out annually ever since. Scholarships will range from $500 -$1000 each and will be awarded to high school seniors in the markets we serve.
  • Nursing
    Past Presidents Parley Grace Holmes MD Nursing Scholarship
    The American Legion Auxiliary, Department of North Dakota, Past Presidents Parley, has scholarships to assist students pursuing a degree in the nursing field.
  • Nursing
    Past Presidents Parley Nursing Scholarship
    The American Legion Auxiliary, Department of North Dakota, Past Presidents Parley, has scholarships to assist students pursuing a degree in the nursing field.
  • Patrick Denne Scholarship
    This scholarship is for: Child or grandchild of a current city/rural water system employee or elected city/rural water system official (water system must be a current member of ND Rural Water Systems Association) OR **must be enrolled or planning to enroll in Bismarck State College’s Water and Wastewater Technology...
  • Paul & Marion Walz Memorial Scholarship
    The scholarship will be awarded annually to a Bismarck High School graduate who understands the value of education and has a sincere interest to learn. The student must have received good grades in high school and have attributes similar to Paul’s.
  • PB&J Scholarship
    The PB&J scholarship is awarded to students who have experienced challenges in their life that may not have allowed them to reflect well academically, but who have the drive to succeed.
  • Ron & Ann Anstrom Scholarship
    This scholarship program will assist individual English, Math or Science Instructors: The purpose is to assist individual English, math or science instructors to improve their qualifications by **attending summer school or engaging in graduate level courses during the regular academic year, online courses or extension...
  • Roughrider Electric Scholarship (within the service area)
    We will award will award nine $500 scholarships. Each school in our service area chooses one recipient.
  • Stanley Moore Farmers Union Industries Foundation Regional Scholarship
    Each year, Farmers Union Industries Foundation awards several $1,500 Stanley Moore Scholarships to Farmers Union members and their children in Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin.
  • Tayler Fladeland Memorial Scholarship
    The purpose of the Tayler Fladeland Memorial Scholarship will be to financially assist students from Bismarck High School to continue their post secondary education.
  • The North Dakota Association of County Engineers (NDACE) Scholarship
    Scholarships are available to college students in their second year or above who are attending any North Dakota institution and are majoring in any of the following programs:
  • University of Mary Impact Scholarship
    The Impact Scholarship is a need-based award available to students who transfer to the University of Mary in Bismarck, ND, and need to complete more than 27 credits to earn a degree.
  • Williams County Graduate Scholarship
    The Fall 2020 WCG Scholarship will cover tuition and fees up to 16 credit hours per semester for four consecutive semesters (excluding summer) for eligible **Williams County high school graduates and GEDs earned in Williams County.
  • Williston State College Academic Achievement Award - North Dakota and Montana
    The Fall 2020 Academic Achievement Award will cover tuition and fees up to 16 credit hours per semester for four consecutive semesters (excluding summer) for eligible North-Western ND and North-Eastern MT* area students.
  • Williston State College Fall 2020 Housing Scholarship
    Applicants must be a graduate of an accredited Williams, Regional County, Triple A MT and ND high school (or GEDs earned in respective County)
  • Williston State College Foundation Regional County Scholarship
    The Fall 2020 Regional County Scholarship will cover tuition and fees up to 16 credit hours per semester for four consecutive semesters (excluding summer) for **eligible Regional County high school graduates and GEDs earned within Burke, Daniels, Divide, McKenzie, Mountrail, Richland, Roosevelt, Sheridan or Valley County.