3 Scholarships for Students in North Dakota
North Dakota! Also known as the “Roughrider State”, North Dakota is a place of beautiful landscapes and interesting history. Its motto is: “Liberty and Union, Now and Forever, One and Inseparable”. If you’re a resident of the state, take a look at just these North Dakota scholarships available.
North Dakota Indian Scholarship
Amount: $800-$2,000 (renewable)
Deadline: July 15, 2020
This state is home to a number of Native American tribes. For North Dakota students who belong to Native American ancestry, this scholarship offers renewable financial aid.
Eligibility: must be accepted by a North Dakota institute of higher learning, demonstrate financial need, demonstrate merit, have a minimum GPA of 2.0.
North Dakota Academic Scholarships
Amount: Up to $6,000
Deadline: June 6, 2020
This scholarship encourages students to undertake challenging coursework. As its name suggests, this piece of financial aid focuses on academics and rewards students who have academic rigor and attend college in North Dakota.
Requirements: be high school senior, be a resident of North Dakota, enroll full time at a North Dakota college/university, maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0, complete a required course, have an ACT composite score of 24 or higher.
North Dakota Scholars Program
This excellent opportunity is available to students who score ator above the 95th percentile on the ACT (prior to July 1st). The amount awarded equates to the tuition cost of attending an eight-semester undergraduate school in North Dakota.
To apply, students must: take the ACT prior to July 1st, score in the 95th percentile, be a resident of ND, enroll at an ND undergraduate school.
And remember, most colleges offer scholarships to their own students! Make sure you hunt for opportunities offered by the school you’re interested in!