Outside Scholarships

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Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship

Deadline: May 17, 2019

Summary: Applicant must be a woman enrolled in at least her second year at time of submission and pursuing a business degree. Requires application, essay, two recommendation letters, and official transcript. Local scholarships are $300; international scholarships up to $4,000.

 

South Dakota Telecommunications Association (SDTA) Scholarship

Deadline: May 31, 2019

Summary: Applicant must have completed at least two semesters (24 credits) at a South Dakota institution, major in a program with technical skills or related to the telecommunications/broadcasting industry (see application for listing of related programs), and be a member/customer or child of member/customer of an SDTA company. Requires application and two letters of recommendation. One $2,000 and one $1,500 scholarship.  

 

South Dakota Federation of Music Clubs

Deadline: May 31, 2019

Summary: Applicant must be a South Dakota resident enrolled for the 2019 fall semester with a minimum of 30 credit hours completed (freshmen may apply if they have participated in the National Federation of Music Clubs junior festivals). Requires application, recorded audition, transcript, list of activities, essay and recommendation letter. Two $1,000 scholarships.

 

Ampronix College Scholarship 

Deadline: May 31, 2019

Summary: Applicants must be a United States resident, enrolled as an undergraduate student, and have performed at least 20 hours of community service in the last year. Requires survey, proof of enrollment and volunteering, and photo with essay. One $1,000, one $750, and one $500 scholarship.

 

Painless Movement Scholarship

Deadline: May 31, 2019

Summary: Applicant must be either currently enrolled or accepted for the fall 2019 semester, enrolled in a program related to health and fitness and be a member of a college sports program or have proof of extra-curricular fitness/sporting activities. Requires online submission, photo ID, and essay. One $500 scholarship.

 

Randall & Stump PLLC Scholarship

Deadline: May 31, 2019

Summary: Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, enrolled or accepted with a 3.0 GPA or higher. Requires application, transcript, and essay. One $2,500 scholarship. 

 

Einstein HR Scholarship

Deadline: June 15, 2019

Summary: Applicant must be currently enrolled with a 3.0 GPA. Requires online application, essay, and unofficial transcript. One $500 scholarship.

 

Community Superhero Scholarship

Deadline: June 30, 2019

Summary: Applicant must be enrolled or accepted with a 3.0 GPA and demonstrate history of community service and volunteerism. Requires online application, essay, and unofficial transcript. One $1,500 scholarship.

 

Cherish Scholarship

Deadline: Jun. 30, 2019

Summary: Applicant must be currently enrolled or planning to enroll as an undergraduate or graduate student with a 2.0 cumulative GPA. All majors are encouraged to apply; preference given to applicants pursuing design- and engineering-related fields. One $2,500 scholarship.

 

2019 Volunteer Scholarship - DealHack

Deadline: Jun. 30, 2019

Summary: Applicant must be enrolled full time for the 2019-20 academic year currently in good standing and show outstanding community volunteer involvement. Requires online application, reference, and essay. One $1,500 scholarship.

 

Duane Odland Scholarship

Deadline: July 1, 2019

Summary: Applicant must be a child of a Midwest Coast employee, independent contractor or driver for an MCT contractor who has completed one year of college and has a 2.0 cumulative GPA or higher. Requires online application, essay, transcript and two letters of recommendation. One $750 scholarship to be awarded.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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. 

 

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.

 

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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