Century High School Scholarship Update
AES Engineering Scholarship
This $500 award is available to high school seniors motivated to furthering their education. You are not required to be taking Engineering courses to be eligible. Students must submit an essay to a question posted on their web site: www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm. Deadline: October 6
Bismarck Rotary Club
The Bismarck Rotary club awards six $2500 scholarships-one to a graduating senior from each local high school. Criteria includes: scholastic record, co-curricular and community involvement and leadership qualities. Application available at the Rotary website. Deadline: March 15
Bismarck State College Foundation Scholarships Awards from $500 to $2,000 per year for qualifying students in academic, energy, performing arts, visual arts, journalism and certain technical programs at BSC. Students with a GPA between 3.0 and 4.0 have a good chance of earning a scholarship! Find a complete listing and applications at https://bismarckstate.edu/alumnifoundation/foundation/scholarships/. Priority deadline for the $2,000 scholarships is January 1st, applications will still be accepted after the priority deadline for the $500 to $1,000 scholarships.
Bismarck Tribune Teen of the Week
The Bismarck Tribune, along with MDU Resources, will honor one high school senior each week. At the end of the school year, a $5,000 scholarship will be awarded to one student. All around students, who excel in the classroom, extra-curriculars, the workplace, and in the community are encouraged to apply.
Horatio Alger Association Scholarships
Scholarships available to seniors planning to pursue a bachelor’s degree who have financial need, are involved in co-curricular and community activities and have a minimum GPA of 2.0. Apply online at https://scholars.horatioalger.org/horatio-alger-scholarship-applications/. Deadline: October 25
*If no website is listed, applications are available in the counseling office
*Try www.fastweb.com, www.cappex.com, www.reviews.com/best-scholarship-search-platforms/ or www.mystudentloanonline.nd.gov for more scholarship information and free scholarship searches. Beware of scholarship scams - do not pay for a scholarship search
*Go to www.meritaid.com to find merit scholarships from specific colleges/universities