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.

 

 

WisePick Scholarship

Deadline: Dec. 15, 2019

Summary: Applicant must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program at the time of the award with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher. Requires online application, essay, and proof of enrollment. Three scholarships ranging from $500 - $1,500.

 

Ckitchen Scholarship

Deadline: Dec. 20, 2019

Summary: Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident pursuing a degree emphasizing applied science and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0. Requires online application, essay, and transcript. One $5,000 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.

 

Covers in Play Pool Enclosure Scholarship

Deadline: Dec. 31, 2019

Summary: Applicant must be actively enrolled. Requires essay and proof of enrollment. 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.

 

RevPart 2020 STEM Scholarship

Deadline: Dec. 31, 2019

Summary: Applicant must be a U.S. citizen pursuing a degree in one of the STEM fields (science, technology, engineering, and math). Requires online application, short essay, and transcript. One $1,000 scholarship and two $250 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.

 

Paradigm Building Group Scholarship

Deadline: Feb. 5, 2020

Summary: Applicant must be enrolled with a 3.0 GPA or higher with an interest in interior design, building construction or management, architecture, civil engineering, or another field related to building and remodeling homes. Requires online application and essay. One $500 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.

 

Basin Electric/Northern Electric Scholarship

Deadline: Feb. 14, 2020

Summary: Applicant must be a dependent child of a member-system consumer or employee, 25 years old or younger, and a U.S. citizen. Applicant must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a full-time undergraduate program. Requires application, ACT or SAT scores (college freshman only), essay, and appraisal (included on application). One $1,000 scholarship and one $500 scholarship.

 

Gilman-McCain Scholarship

Deadline: March 3, 2020

Summary: Applicant must be a U.S. citizen in good academic standing pursuing an undergraduate degree and studying abroad/interning in a country with a 1 or 2 overall travel advisory. Applicant must be a dependent child of an active-duty military member during time of application and receiving financial aid. Requires creating an account online and verifying all criteria is met. One $5,000 scholarship.  

 

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 or a permanent resident, enrolled full time with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Requires online application, transcript, enrollment verification and essay. One $2,500 scholarship.

 

B. Davis Scholarship

Deadline: May 22, 2020

Summary: Applicant must be either currently enrolled or a high school junior/senior. Requires essay and online submission. 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 course work.  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 $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.

 

 

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.

 

 

All NSU Scholarships