Outside Scholarships


Northern does not endorse any of the below businesses, organizations, or scholarships. This information is provided as a service. Please contact the NSU Financial Aid Office for more information.

 

 

TTR Data Recovery Scholarship

Deadline: July 15, 2019

Summary: Applicant must be attending during the fall 2019 semester with a 2.8 GPA or higher. Requires online application, essay, and proof of enrollment. One $1,000 scholarship.

 

Jan Egerton and Don Smitley Mesothelioma Scholarship

Deadline: July 20, 2019

Summary: Applicant must be currently enrolled or accepted at a college/university in the US. Requires online application and essay. Top four to be awarded a scholarship ranging from $500 - $2,500.

 

Min Law Scholarship

Deadline: July 31, 2019

Summary: Applicant must be enrolled for the 2019 fall semester in an undergraduate or graduate program. Requires online application and an essay or a video response. One $1,500 scholarship.

 

The Kaplan Group Annual Scholarship

Deadline: Aug. 11, 2019

Summary: Applicant must be studying for an MBA or a degree in finance, accounting, law, management, entrepreneurship, economics or business administration, with a 2.5 GPA or higher. Requires online application and essay. One $1,000 scholarship.

 

Joel J. Kofsky Law Office Scholarship

Deadline: August 15, 2019

Summary: Applicant must be a U.S. citizen, 18 years or older, and enrolled in a graduate or undergraduate program. Requires created a 2-3 minute video. One $1,500 scholarship.

 

ANA Annual Scholarship

Deadline: Aug. 15, 2019

Summary: Applicant must have a minimum GPA of 3.0; enrolled/taken 15 credits in business-related courses; and be enrolled full time. Graduate students must have a bachelor's degree and be registered full time in their graduate program. Requires essay, resume, and proof of current GPA and business courses taken. One $1,000 scholarship. 

 

LawnStarter Lawntrepreneur Scholarship

Deadline: Aug. 20, 2019

Summary: Applicant must be enrolled for the fall 2019 term and run/have run a lawn care business or plan to start a business upon graduating. Requires only application, transcript, resume and essay. One $1,000 scholarship.

 

Architekst Scholarship

Deadline: Aug. 31, 2019

Summary: Applicant must currently enrolled or accepted for the 2019 fall semester. Requires essay posted online (see website for details). One $1,000 scholarship.

 

StorageArea.com 2019 Annual Scholarship

Deadline: Oct. 1, 2019

Summary: Applicant must be enrolled full time at a college/university. Requires online application, essay and proof of enrollment. One $1,000 scholarship.

 

KidGuard Scholarship

Deadline: Oct. 31, 2019

Summary: Applicant must be a legal resident of the U.S. or an international student with a student visa for attending college in the U.S., and enrolled for the 2019 fall term. Requires either essay or campaign project submission (see rules and regulations for more detailed instructions). Three $1,000 scholarships and two $500 scholarships.

 

Filter King Scholarship

Deadline: Nov. 28, 2019

Summary: Applicant must be enrolled for the 2019 fall semester with a minimum GPA of 2.5. Requires either an essay or video submission. One $1,000 scholarship.

 

Dronethusiast Women in Science Environmental Scholarship

Deadline: Dec. 1, 2019

Summary: Applicant must be a woman currently enrolled in high school or college. Requires online application, essay, and recommendation letter. One $500 scholarship.

 

SEO Direct Scholarship Program 2019

Deadline: Dec. 21, 2019

Summary: Applicant must be either a high school senior or currently enrolled student with a minimum GPA of 3.0, and demonstrate financial need. Requires online application and essay. One $1,000 scholarship.

 

iVein Health & Wellness Scholarship

Deadline: Dec. 31, 2019

Summary: Applicant must be enrolled full time with a 3.7 GPA or higher. Requires transcript and essay. Two $2,500 scholarships.

 

Fisher Investments “Invest in Your Future” Scholarship

Deadline: Jan. 31, 2020

Summary: Applicant must be a U.S. citizen and resident 17 or older enrolled pursuing a degree in a field promoting financial literacy (such as business, law, finance, accounting or economics) and with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Requires online application and essay. One $5,000 scholarship.

 

Healthy Living Scholarship

Deadline: Feb. 12, 2020

Summary: Applicant must be enrolled full time with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Requires transcript and essay. Two $2,500 scholarships.

 

KNR Don’t Text & Drive Scholarship

Deadline: March 31, 2020

Summary: Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, accepted or currently enrolled at a university in the U.S., demonstrating good character/high initiative and a 3.0 GPA or higher.  Requires an application, transcript and recommendation letter. One $5,000 scholarship.

 

The Krist Law Firm, P.C., National Scholarship

Deadline: March 31, 2020

Summary: Applicant must be a U.S. citizen accepted or currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program with a 3.0 GPA or higher. Requires application form, transcript, letter of recommendation from teacher/faculty member, essay and a personal statement. One $5,000 scholarship.

 

Financial Literacy Scholarship

Deadline: April 30, 2020

Summary: Applicant must be a U.S. citizen, enrolled full time with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Requires online application, transcript, enrollment verification and essay. One $2,500 scholarship.

 

Howard Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: 2019-2020 applications have closed. New applications will be available in early 2020.

Summary: Applicants for the Howard Memorial Scholarship must be residents of Brown County OR plan to attend Northern State University regardless of where they live. Requires application, page one of the federal income tax return, and a transcript. Scholarships up to $1,000 available.

 

 

South Dakota Board of Regents Scholarships

South Dakota Opportunity Scholarship

Deadline: See website

Summary: Applicants must be South Dakota students who attended an eligible higher education institution in South Dakota. Requires composite ACT score of 24 or higher, a cumulative GPA of 3.0, and completion of the high school course requirements commonly known as the Regents Scholar curriculum. Guaranteed to all students who qualify, $6,500 over four years.

 

 

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