Scholarship Opportunities

Institutional Scholarships

Presentation College has received generous designated funds from friends, alumni, and businesses with the purpose of establishing scholarships. Scholarships are awarded by academic merit and financial need. (March 31, 2018 deadline)

Aberdeen Scholarship Application

Fairmont Scholarship Application

 

Athletic Scholarships

Student athletic scholarships are awarded to student athletes by Presentation College coaches in compliance with the policies and procedures of the College, the North Star Athletic Association (NSAA), and the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA). The amounts and number of awards may vary.

Department of Athletics

 

Scholar Dollars

Students may receive up to $500 per semester (fall/spring only) match for competitive scholarships from outside sources.

Contact the Financial Aid Office for full eligibility requirements.

 

Catholic High School Graduate Scholarship

Students who are enrolling at the College for the first time may be eligible for a Catholic High School Scholarship. Students who meet the eligibility criteria should notify a counselor in either admissions or the financial aid office.

1. Must be a first-time freshman (transfer students do not qualify); and
2. Have a high school GPA of 3.0 or higher on the official high school transcript; and
3. Enroll full-time (12 credits or more per semester) in the fall semester immediately following high school graduation; and
4. Live on campus in the residence halls.

Only valid in the fall semester following your high school graduation.

 

ARC/STSA Scholarship (February 24, 2017 deadline)

Scholarship opportunity for surgical technology students.

Applications are to be mailed directly to the scholarship foundation.

Application

 

South Dakota Corrections Association Fallen Heroes Scholarship Award (March 3, 2017 deadline)

$500 scholarship for a junior or senior majoring in corrections or a related field.

Applications are to be mailed directly to the scholarship foundation listed.

Application

 

South Dakota Bankers Foundation Scholarship (March 2, 2018 deadline)

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 listing of requirements and application, go to http://www.sdba.com/college-scholarships

Applications are to be mailed directly to the scholarship foundation listed.

Application

 

Bishop Hoch Scholarship (March 15, 2017 deadline)

Bishop Hoch Deanery Scholarships are made available by the Catholic Churches in each respective Deanery of the Diocese of Sioux Falls. The scholarships are available to new students, students already in college and non-traditional students interested in attending or already attending  Presentation College. The applicant’s family must be active registered members of a Catholic parish in the Diocese of Sioux Falls, and the applicant must be eligible for admission to Presentation College.

Applications are to be mailed directly to Bishop Hoch Deanery Scholarship Program.

Application

 

Yankton Medical Clinic (March 27, 2017deadline)

$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.

Application

 

Black Hills Home Builders Association Scholarship (April 3, 2017 deadline )

Open to 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. For eligibility requirements and application, go to http://www.blackhillshomebuilders.com/images/stories/EduandSch/2017/2017%20scholarship%20app.pdf

Applications are to be mailed directly to Black Hills Home Builders Association

 

American Indian Education Foundation (April 4, 2017 deadline )

$2,000 maximum scholarship available for Native American, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian students. See attached for more detail information.

Applications are available in the financial aid office or at AIEFprogram.org

American Indian Education Foundation

 

Hatterscheidt Scholarship (March 16, 2018 deadline)

The Hatterscheidt Scholarship is a one-year award valued at $2,000. These selective application-based scholarships are awarded annually to seniors graduating from South Dakota high schools who meet the following minimum requirements.

  • Must be a South Dakota resident and graduate from a South Dakota high school
  • Show financial need and apply for Federal Student Aid through the FAFSA
  • Minimum high school GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Be accepted for admission to PC
  • Attend the PC main campus full time

Applications are to be submitted to the Financial Aid Office at Presentation College.

Application

 

Elmer C. Anderson Memorial Scholarship (April 29, 2017 deadline )

Elmer A. Anderson Memorial Scholarship $1,000 scholarship opportunity for juniors or seniors enrolled at any four-year college or university in South Dakota.

Recipient need not be a South Dakota resident.

Applications are to be mailed directly to the Elmer C. Anderson Memorial Scholarship Committee

Application

 

Davis Family Scholarship (April 30, 2017 deadline)

This scholarship was established in 1996 to honor descendants of William and Agnes Davis who were dedicated to education, whose children went to Catholic institutions, especially Notre Dame in Mitchell, and whom have nurtured the founder of this scholarship, educationally and otherwise.

  • Applicants must be sophomores, juniors, or seniors at the Aberdeen campus
  • Grade point average must be maintained at 2.50 or better
  • Financial need will be a consideration

Applications are to be mailed directly to the scholarship foundation listed.

Application

 

Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship (May 19, 2017)

$300 local scholarship with a chance to win an international award of $4,000. See application for complete scholarship eligibility requirements. Applications are to be mailed directly to the addressee listed on the application.

Application

 

SDTA Memorial Scholarship Application (May 31, 2017 Deadline)

Three $1,500 scholarships for Fall 2017 from South Dakota Telecommunications Association. See application for eligibility requirements. Applications are to be mailed directly to the scholarship foundation.

Application

 

Walter N. and Dorothy D. Graham Scholarship (June 1, 2017 deadline)

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.

Application