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Hagan Scholarship Foundation

  • Amount $60,000
  • Deadline December 1, 2023

The Hagan Scholarship stands as a nationwide beacon, a need-based merit scholarship specifically designed for high-achieving rural students. This scholarship opportunity is tailored for those who graduate from public high schools situated in over twenty eligible states, specifically in counties with fewer than 50,000 residents. Eligible candidates must be U.S. citizens, residents of an eligible ... Read more

Built Ford Tough Scholarship

  • Amount $1,000
  • Deadline January 11, 2024

Through the National FFA Foundation, businesses and individuals support scholarships that are awarded to students with a wide variety of higher education plans and career goals. FFA provides scholarships that support all areas of agriculture, either in trade schools, certifications, or college. Scholarships support FFA high school seniors and collegiate members. Just one application is required ... Read more

University of Alabama Out-of-State Merit Scholarships

  • Amount $112,000
  • Deadline January 15, 2024

The University of Alabama offers some of the most generous scholarship opportunities in the country for qualifying students. As a first-time freshman applicant, you must submit the following to be considered for admission to the university: an application for admission, and an official high school transcript. There is also an optional submission of official ACT or SAT test scores. To maximize ... Read more

MSSA Scholarship Program

  • Amount $2,500
  • Deadline January 15, 2024

he purpose of the MSSA Scholarship Program is to build and support Minnesota’s health and human service system through a qualified, committed and passionate workforce in Minnesota and the greater Midwest. MSSA scholarships help provide the financial resources to support students pursuing a career in a health and human service-related field. MSSA awards scholarships in three ... Read more

TheDream.US Opportunity Scholarship

  • Amount $80,000
  • Deadline January 31, 2024

We believe in breaking down barriers to education, especially for those who face challenges due to their immigration status. Our Opportunity Scholarship is designed for undocumented students living in locked-out states, where accessing higher education seems like an insurmountable obstacle. If you find yourself in such a situation, we are here to open doors for you. Key Features of the ... Read more

John Deere Dealer Scholarship Program

  • Amount $2,000
  • Deadline February 1, 2024

The John Deere Scholarship will be awarded to one Midwest US student, and one diverse Midwest US student in a Weld Engineering or Weld Engineering Technology program. Applicant must be a citizen of the United States and attending a Weld Engineering or Weld Engineering Technology (4 year degree) program, or a mechanical or manufacturing engineering program with weld emphasis. Scholarship 1 ... Read more

Ardell Bjugstad Scholarship

  • Amount $500
  • Deadline February 25, 2024

The Ardell Bjugstad Scholarship Program for Native American Students provides support for freshman Native American Students who are pursuing studies in agribusiness, agricultural production, agricultural sciences, or a natural resources degree at any postsecondary institution. This scholarship will be allocated to the institution for distribution to the student in two installments during each ... Read more

UMSA Foundation Scholarship

  • Amount $3,000
  • Deadline February 28, 2024

The UMSA Foundation launched its scholarship program in support of our continued efforts in interdisciplinary collaboration and education. Just as we are committed to supporting organizations and professionals in security and risk-related industries, so are we committed to providing support in education. Through this scholarship program, we aim to provide financial assistance as a way to build ... Read more

Joyce Ivy Summer Scholars Scholarship

  • Amount $6,600
  • Deadline March 1, 2024

Welcome to the Joyce Ivy Summer Scholars Scholarship application process! If you're a high-achieving, female-identifying high school student residing in Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Nebraska, Missouri, Minnesota, North Dakota, or South Dakota, and attending high school in one of these states, you're in the right place. This scholarship opportunity is tailored for students entering 11th or 12th grade ... Read more

Hess Corporation & North Dakota State Fair Foundation Scholarships

  • Amount $10,000
  • Deadline March 15, 2024

Hess Corporation is a leading global independent energy company engaged in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas. We are committed to meeting the highest standards of corporate citizenship by protecting the health and safety of our employees, safeguarding the environment, and making a positive impact on the communities in which we do business in North Dakota. Hess ... Read more

PFund Scholarship

  • Amount $12,000
  • Deadline March 15, 2024

PFund’s scholarship fund is used to provide scholarships to LGBTQ+ learners from the upper Midwest at all stages of their educations. To apply for a PFund scholarship, individuals must: be at least 17 years old; identify as LGBTQ+; be either from or currently attending school in Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, North Dakota, or South Dakota; and be currently enrolled in or admitted to a GED program, ... Read more

GRHS Youth Essay Contest

  • Amount $1,000
  • Deadline March 31, 2024

An International GRHS Essay Contest, sponsored by the Germans from Russia Heritage Society, will be held to encourage students to learn about the history and culture of the German-Russians, people who emigrated from Germany into Russia during the 18th and 19th centuries. Today, in the USA, Canada and other countries in the Western Hemisphere, these people have become known as Germans from Russia. ... Read more

WGA Celebrate The West High School Art Competition

  • Amount $1,700
  • Deadline April 30, 2024

Students must be in a school in Alaska, American Samoa, Arizona, California, Colorado, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Kansas, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Northern Mariana Islands, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, or Wyoming. WGA's panel of art experts will select one finalist from each state and territory. State Winners will receive $200 and compete for overall First ... Read more

Jamie Bax Memorial Scholarship

  • Amount $5,000
  • Deadline May 1, 2024

One $5,000 and two $2,500 scholarships will be awarded annually. (The number and amount of the scholarships available will be dependent on annual funding.) The scholarships awarded are to be used to assist in covering tuition, fees, books, supplies, etc. when going to a college, university, or trade school while having Cystic Fibrosis. No award will be paid to the recipient. All awards will be ... Read more

Bill Cowden Memorial Aviation Scholarship

  • Amount $1,500
  • Deadline May 15, 2024

Criteria of Eligibility: Available to Private Pilots of all ages; This scholarship is specifically to promote advanced training in aviation. Applicants must already hold a current Private Pilot Certificate; Scholarship is to be used toward advanced training in aviation; Applicant must provide a professional resume, and include one letter of recommendation related to aviation skills. Applicants ... Read more

AISES Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Foundation Scholarship

  • Amount $10,000
  • Deadline May 31, 2024

BNSF is a critical link that connects consumers with the global marketplace. For more than 160 years, BNSF has played a vital role in building and sustaining this nation's economy. The AISES Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Foundation Scholarship is made available to American Indian high school seniors with a 3.0 GPA or higher who reside in one of the 23 states serviced by the Burlington ... Read more

Blue Cross Blue Shield ND Caring Foundation Scholarship

  • Amount $2,500
  • Deadline October 1, 2024

The Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota (BCBSND) Caring Foundation Health Profession Scholarship Program is available to North Dakota residents currently attending a North Dakota university, college or technical college who are enrolled in a nursing or health care related program. They must be a full-time undergraduate or graduate student, and must have already completed their undergraduate ... Read more

WICHE Professional Student Exchange Program

  • Amount Varies
  • Deadline October 15, 2024

WICHE's Professional Student Exchange Program (PSEP) enables students in 10 Western states and the CNMI to enroll in selected out-of-state professional healthcare programs and pay reduced tuition. States typically fund students to enroll through PSEP if a professional healthcare program is not available at one of their in-state public institutions. The following professional degree studies are ... Read more

TFND Video Essay Scholarship Contest

  • Amount $1,500
  • Deadline November 27, 2024

Tobacco Free North Dakota (TFND) is excited to announce the return of the annual Video Essay Scholarship Contest exclusively for North Dakota high school seniors. As a statewide nonprofit organization, TFND is dedicated to advocating for policies that prevent youth initiation to tobacco and nicotine products, with the ultimate goal of creating North Dakota’s first tobacco-free generation. This ... Read more

The Restoration of Sight & Health Scholarship

  • Amount $1,000
  • Deadline Varies

Dakota Lions Sight & Health is proud to award four scholarships to students in South Dakota and North Dakota. We will provide a total of $4000, divided into four $1000 scholarships awarded as follows: $1000 to an undergraduate student from South Dakota; $1000 to an undergraduate student from North Dakota; $1000 to a graduate student from South Dakota; $1000 to a graduate student from North ... Read more

WICHE Western Undergraduate Exchange

  • Amount Varies
  • Deadline Varies

The Western Undergraduate Exchange is a regional tuition-discount agreement administered by the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE). WUE enables students from one of 16 WICHE states and territories in the Western U.S. to enroll as nonresidents in 160+ participating public colleges and universities and pay 150 percent (or less) of the enrolling school’s resident tuition. ... Read more

North Dakota State Grant and Scholarships

  • Amount $8,800
  • Deadline Varies

The North Dakota University System is a unified system of higher education governed by the State Board of Higher Education. Organized in 1990, the University System is led by the chancellor. The NDUS staff supports the State Board of Higher Education’s mission to enhance the quality of life for all those served by the NDUS as well as the economic and social vitality of North Dakota. The North ... Read more

John P. Windish, Jr. Memorial Scholarship

  • Amount $1,000
  • Deadline Varies

A scholarship in the amount of up to $1000 per year will be awarded to an upper class student who demonstrates financial need and academic promise. The applicant must have a cumulative GPA of 3.00 or higher. Preference will be given to junior or senior students from the Barnes County area. The Student Financial Assistance Program, also known as the State Grant, provides a non-repayable need-based ... Read more

Western Undergraduate Exchange Plus at University of New Mexico

  • Amount $65,160
  • Deadline Varies

If you've worked hard at your high school, you'll be glad to know that The University of New Mexico is paying attention. You will find several scholarships opportunities. Scholarships are merit-based, competitive and a limited number are available. To be considered you must meet the criteria for consideration, be admitted by the Application Deadline and complete any application materials noted. ... Read more

University of New Mexico WUE Scholarship

  • Amount $43,504
  • Deadline Varies

If you've worked hard at your high school, you'll be glad to know that The University of New Mexico is paying attention. You will find several scholarships opportunities. Scholarships are merit-based, competitive and a limited number are available. To be considered you must meet the criteria for consideration, be admitted by the Application Deadline and complete any application materials noted. ... Read more

Boise State WUE Award

  • Amount $58,288
  • Deadline Varies

Students must be admitted to Boise State as degree-seeking to be considered for scholarships. By completing the admissions application and meeting the criteria listed below, you will automatically be considered for the WUE scholarships without an additional application. Scholarship recipients are notified through their admission letter. Scholarships will be made visible in the Student Center ... Read more

Last Reviewed: November 2023