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.

 

 

Veteran Hero Scholarship

Deadline: July 3, 2020

Summary: Applicant must be a retired, honorably discharged or active duty service member of the U.S. military or a family member of such, currently enrolled full time with a 3.0 GPA or higher. Requires online application and essay. One $5,000 scholarship.

 

Rise up Generation Student Scholarship

Deadline: July 3, 2020

Summary: Applicant must be first in their family to attend college, enrolled full time with a 3.0 GPA or higher. Requires online application and essay. One $5,000 scholarship.

 

Avnet Law 2020 National Scholarship

Deadline: July 15, 2020

Summary: Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program, and demonstrate volunteerism or community service. Requires online application and essay. One $1,000 scholarship.

 

Dolphin Galleries Scholarship for the Visual & Creative Arts

Deadline: July 20, 2020

Summary: Applicant must be enrolled for the 2020-21 academic year, pursuing an arts-related major or minor and be in good academic standing. Requires portfolios and short essays. One $1,000 scholarship.

 

ANA Annual Scholarship

Deadline: Aug. 15, 2020

Summary: Applicant must be enrolled full time with a minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher and be enrolled in and/or have taken 15 credits in business- related courses.  Graduate students must have a bachelor's degree and be registered full time in a graduate program. Requires essay, resume and proof of current GPA and business courses taken. One $500 scholarship.

 

StorageArea.com 2020 Annual Scholarship

Deadline: Sept. 1, 2020

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

 

Able Moving Scholarship

Deadline: Sept. 15, 2020

Summary: Applicant must be an undergraduate or graduate student pursuing a business degree with a 3.0 GPA or higher. Requires essay, resume and transcript. One $2,500 scholarship.

 

AES Engineering Scholarship

Deadline: Oct. 5, 2020

Summary: Open to all students; no specific major or GPA requirement. Awarded based of character as determined by evaluation of submitted essay. One $500 scholarship.

 

ExtremeTerrain Scholarship

Deadline: Oct. 15, 2020

Summary: Applicant must be pursuing a biology or a related degree in environmental studies. Requires online application, proof of enrollment and essay. One $2,500 scholarship to be awarded.

 

Fred Morris Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: Oct. 16, 2020

Summary: Applicant must have been consistently active and involved in agriculture, 4-H, and/or the Watertown Winter Farm Show and be enrolled at the time the scholarship is awarded. Requires application, high school transcript and college transcript. One $1,000 scholarship.

 

Gene and Mary Lois Reichling Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: Oct. 16, 2020

Summary: Applicant must have been consistently active and involved in agriculture, 4-H, and/or the Watertown Winter Farm Show and be enrolled at the time the scholarship is awarded. Requires application, high school transcript and college transcript. One $1,000 scholarship.

 

Watertown Winter Farm Show LATI Scholarship

Deadline: Oct. 16, 2020

Summary: Applicant must have been consistently active and involved in agriculture, 4-H, and/or the Watertown Winter Farm Show and be enrolled at the time the scholarship is awarded. Requires application, high school transcript and college transcript. One $1,000 scholarship.

 

Swope, Rodante PA Scholarship

Deadline: Nov. 15, 2020

Summary: Applicant must be in good standing with a 3.0 GPA or higher seeking an undergraduate or graduate degree. Requires cover letter, transcript essay and personal statement. One $2,500 scholarship.

 

Emery Redding Legal Studies Scholarship

Deadline: Nov. 30, 2020

Summary: Applicant must be pursuing a career in the legal field. Requires online application and essay. One $2,500 scholarship.

 

Kryder Law Community Leadership Scholarship

Deadline: Dec. 15, 2020

Summary: Applicant must have a passion for community, have displayed this passion through actions, and have a 3.0 GPA or higher. Requires online application, unofficial transcript and essay. One $1,000 scholarship.

 

Shook and Stone Scholarship

Deadline: Dec. 1, 2020

Summary: Applicant must be pursuing a law degree with a 3.0 GPA or higher. Requires online application with essay or video submission. One $2,500 scholarship.

 

Sachs Marketing Group Scholarship

Deadline: Dec. 15, 2020

Summary: Applicant must be currently enrolled. Requires online application and essay. One $1,000 scholarship.

 

LendUp Opportunity Scholarship

Deadline: Dec. 31, 2020

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

 

 

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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