American Indian Education Foundation
$2,000 maximum scholarship available for Native American, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian students. See attached for more detail information.
Applications are available below or at AIEFprogram.org (April 4 application deadline)
Black Hills Home Builders Association Scholarship
Two $500 scholarship opportunities for students from Black Hills area high schools and colleges, with preference given to family members or employees affiliated with the Black Hills Home Builders Association.
Applications are to be mailed directly to the scholarship foundation. (April 12 application deadline)
Elmer C. Anderson Memorial Scholarship – Minnehaha Lodge #5, A.F. & A.M.
$1000 scholarship opportunity for juniors or seniors enrolled in any four-year college or university in South Dakota. Financial need is considered. Applicants do not need to be South Dakota residents.
Applications are to be mailed directly to the scholarship foundation. (April 30 application deadline)
Northern Electric Co-Op Scholarship
If your parents are consumers/members of Northern Electric Cooperative, you may be eligible for up a $500 or $1,000 scholarship. The selection of the winners is based on SAT/ACT scores, grade point average, an application outlining high school/college honors, community and school activities, employment history, future career goals, a short essay focused on an electricity or cooperative theme and a written recommendation by a third party.
South Dakota Bankers Foundation Scholarship
One $4,000 scholarship, three $3,000 scholarships, and one $1,500 scholarship are available from the South Dakota Bankers Foundation to students who are juniors and pursuing banking, finance, or business, and are attending a South Dakota college, university or vocational-technical school. For a complete list of requirements and application, visit http://www.sdba.com/college-scholarships
Applications are to be mailed directly to the scholarship foundation listed. (March 15 application deadline)
South Dakota Board of Nursing – Nursing Education Scholarship
The number and amount of each scholarship is determined annually by South Dakota Board of Nursing, not to exceed $1,000 per academic year per student. Scholarship money may be used for direct education expenses such as tuition, books, and fees. The scholarship money may not be used for expenses for room and board as these types of expenses are not considered direct educational expenses.
Applications can be found at the following link: http://doh.sd.gov/boards/nursing/loan.aspx
Applications are to be mailed directly to the South Dakota Board of Nursing. (June 1 application deadline)
Walter N. and Dorothy D. Graham Scholarship
Applicants must be enrolled in a South Dakota accredited 4-year nursing program, must have previously earned 24 semester credits, and maintained a 2.5 or better accumulated GPA. Financial need may be considered.
Applications are to be mailed directly to the scholarship foundation listed. (June 1 application deadline)
Yankton Medical Clinic
$1,000 scholarship to a student currently enrolled in a laboratory, radiology, respiratory therapy or nursing program.
Applications are to be mailed directly to the scholarship foundation listed. (March 19 application deadline)