South Dakota Opportunity Scholarship

  • Website Address
  • Contact
  • South Dakota Board of Regents
  • Address
  • 306 East Capitol Ave
  • Suite 200
  • Email Address
  • Application Deadline
  • September 1, 2016
  • Number Of Awards
  • See Description
  • Maximum Amount
  • $5,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • The South Dakota Opportunity Scholarship is a $5,000 scholarship awarded over four years to high school graduates from South Dakota who complete a challenging high school curriculum and maintain certain academic standards.

    To be eligible for this award, applicant must:
    - Be a resident of South Dakota at time of high school graduation
    - Have an ACT composite score of 24 or higher; if using an SAT score, the sum of the verbal and mathematics
    scores on the SAT must be at least 1070
    - Complete high school course requirements commonly known as the Regents Scholar curriculum with no final grade below a C (2.0 on a 4.0 scale) and a cumulative high school GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (grade of B)

    For more information, please visit our website.

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