Last Updated - 4-21-17
Associated General Contractors of North Dakota Scholarships
Scholarships worth $1,500 for students planning to enroll in Construction Management or Construction Engineering at NDSU and $750 awards for those in construction related majors at BSC or NDSCS in Wahpeton. Download at www.agcnd.org or www.buildnd.org. Deadline: April 28
BCC Foundation Donna Johnson Memorial Scholarship
The Bismarck Cancer Center Foundation (BCCF) will award two $1000 scholarships to individuals who are interested in and committed to oncology nursing and who are pursuing a baccalaureate degree in nursing through a Bismarck college. Find at www.bismarckcancercenterfoundation.com. Deadline: April 28
Bismarck State College Foundation Scholarship
Awards from $1,000 to $2,000 per year for qualifying students in academic, performing arts, visual arts, journalism and certain technical and energy programs at BSC. Students with a GPA between 3.0 and 4.0 have a great chance of earning a scholarship! Complete application at www.bismarckstate.edu/scholarships. Priority deadline for the $2,000 scholarships is January 1st, applications will still be accepted after the priority deadline for the $1,000 scholarships.
Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund
The Freedom Alliance honors our military heroes by granting scholarships for dependent sons or daughters of US soldiers who were permanently disabled or killed while serving their country. Apply at www.FAScholarship.com.
Highland Acres Elementary School Scholarship
Students who attended Highland Acres for a minimum of three years are eligible for this $500 award.
Deadline: May 8
Horatio Alger Career and Technical Scholarship
Scholarships (up to $2,500) available to seniors seeking to pursue career and technical education in a post-secondary school. For students who have financial need and have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity. Apply online at application.horatioalger.org. Deadline: June 15
Horizon Financial Bank Scholarship
The employees of Horizon Financial Bank are offering one $300 scholarship to a senior from Bismarck. The applicant and/or parent must be a customer of the bank. Application can be found on the promotions page at www.horizonfinancialbank.com. Deadline: May 1
ND Academic and ND Career and Technical Education Scholarships
Online applications are being accepted for those who met the criteria for one of these state-sponsored scholarships. Apply at https://apps.nd.gov/DPI/scholarship/login.aspx. Deadline: June 2
North Dakota Association of Counties/Institute of Local Government Scholarship Fund
Six $2,000 scholarships will be awarded to students attending a ND university, college, or vocational/technical certification program. Eligible candidates must be child or grandchild of a county employee or county official. Stop in counseling office for application. Deadline: June 2
North Dakota Farmers Union Scholarship
College-bound seniors with at least a 2.5 GPA and whose families are members of Farmers Union may apply for this scholarship. The field of study is not limited to agri-business, farm operation or production agriculture but should relate to/benefit rural America. Find this and more Farmers Union sponsored scholarships at the following website: www.ndfu.org/youth/scholarships.
ND Rural Water Systems Association Patrick Denne Memorial Scholarship
Up to $8,000 will be awarded to child or grandchild of a current city/rural water system employee or elected city/rural water system official OR student must be enrolled or planning to enroll in BSC's Water and Wastewater Technology program. Find application at www.ndrw.org. Deadline: April 28
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