Also known as the State Grant Program, this program provides non-repayable grants to North Dakota residents who are first-time undergraduate students and who attend qualifying North Dakota public, private, or tribal colleges
North Dakota resident applicants must have:
-Graduated from a high school in this state
-Graduated from a high school in a bordering state pursuant to N.D.C.C. ch. 15.1-29
-Graduated from a nonpublic high school in a bordering state while residing with a custodial parent in this state
-Completed a program of home education supervised in accordance with N.D.C.C. ch. 15.1-23
-Received a general educational development high school diploma (GED) from the North Dakota Superintendent of Public Instruction
Applicants who, because of a medically certifiable disability, may enroll at an accredited institution of higher education outside of North Dakota which offers the individual special services or facilities not available in this state, provided the institution offers a program of instruction equal to at least two academic years.