North Dakota Scholarships

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Monroe Scheflo Memorial

The Monroe Scheflo Memorial offers an award to a student from North Dakota or a Durum-producing state enrolled in a full-time agricultural program at an accredited college in the United States.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
October 15

First Amendment Freedoms Art & Essay Contest

The Anti-Defamation League offers the First Amendment Freedom Art & Essay Contest with awards between $1,000 and $5,000 to two high and middle school students to further their education.

Amount
$1,000–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 31
Winner announcement
March 1, 2022

North Central Region 9 Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded to one high school senior or undergraduate student enrolled in a two- or four-year college or university within the North Central region.

Amount
$1,000–$6,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
February 1

Upper Midwest Chapter Emmy Student scholarships

The Upper Midwest Chapter Emmy Student Scholarships each provides financial help to students, ranging from high school seniors to graduate levels, pursuing a degree in journalism, broadcasting, or electronic media.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 3
Winner announcement
March 3rd, 2023

UMSA Foundation Scholarship Program

The Upper Midwest Security Alliance Foundation Scholarship (UMSA), administered by the UMSA Alliance, is awarded to students from the Upper Midwest enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programs in security-related fields.

Amount
$1,000–$3,000
Scholarships awarded
12 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 28
Winner announcement
April, 2023

John Deere Scholarship

The $2,500 John Deere Scholarship is given to one Midwest US student and one diverse Midwest U.S. student enrolled in a welding engineering or weld engineering technology program annually.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
March 1

RMMI Engineering Scholarship

The Rocky Mountain Mining Institute (RMMI) offers this scholarship to undergraduate students of engineering or geology majors pursuing a degree at a college or university to enter the mining industry.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 1
Winner announcement
April 2022

RMMI Technical Scholarship

The Rocky Mountain Mining Institute (RMMI) offers this scholarship to eight students enrolled in technical programs who have expressed an interest in mining as a career path.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
8 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 1
Winner announcement
April 2022

Erickson Merkel Foundation Scholarships

The Erickson Merkel Scholarship provides bright undergraduate students, who are determined to pursue their academic, professional, and financial destinies with financial assistance in the form of scholarship awards.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 30
Winner announcement
May 2022

¡Lánzate!/Take Off! Higher Education Travel Award program

The ¡Lánzate!/Take Off! Higher Education Travel Award program offers 185 $1,500 flight e-passes to undergraduate and graduate students who travel away from home to study.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
185 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
May 15
Winner announcement
July 8, 2023

Women’s Opportunity Scholarship Fund

The Women's Opportunity Scholarship Fund awards scholarships to women who plan to attend or are currently enrolled in a North Dakota college, university, or trade school.

Amount
$5,000–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
June 15
Winner announcement
August 15, 2023

KASF Midwestern Regional Chapter Scholarships

The Korean American Scholarship Foundation offers scholarships for all academic levels ranging from $500 to $5,000 to eligible students to complete their desired degrees. Applicants must demonstrate financial need.

Amount
$500–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
32 winners
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
June 30
Winner announcement
August, 2022

North Dakota Indian Scholarships

The North Dakota University System offers the North Dakota Indian Scholarship to qualifying undergraduate and graduate students in North Dakota to pursue their degrees in the fields of their choice.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.0
Deadline
July 15

NDNPA General Scholarships

The North Dakota Nurse Practitioner Association (NDNPA) offers NDNPA General Scholarships of $1,000 to graduate students interested in pursuing a nursing career in North Dakota.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
August 1

NDNPA Health Policy Scholarship

The North Dakota Nurse Practitioner Association (NDNPA) offers an NDNPA Health Policy Scholarship of up to $2,500 to a North Dakota resident pursuing a graduate degree with a nurse practitioner focus.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
August 1

North Dakota Scholarships

North Dakota is a midwestern state that has a rich immigrant history, boasting art museums as well as cultural and heritage destinations. Known as the state with the shortest commute in the U.S, there is a variety of spaces to take the scenic route and experience outdoor activities such as mountain biking and hiking while pursuing your studies. Whether you choose to attend a college or university, there are a number of scholarship opportunities available in North Dakota.

Frequently asked questions

What are the top schools in North Dakota?

  • University of North Dakota

The University of North Dakota ranks 250th on the list of the top national universities in the United States. The Rocky Mountain Mining Institute (RMMI) Scholarship is a great way to fund your studies here if you’re looking to major in engineering or mining.

 

  • North Dakota State University

North Dakota State University ranks 285th on the list of the top national universities in the United States. If you’re looking for funding, try the Erickson Merkel Scholarship.

 

  • Valley City State University

Valley City State University is ranked 33rd among the top regional colleges in the Midwest. If you’re on the lookout for a scholarship in North Dakota, check out the North Central Region 9 Scholarship.

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Where does North Dakota rank in education?

North Dakota ranks 33rd on a list of most educated states and 27th in terms of public school systems. Read our reports on 2022 Most & Least Educated States and States with Best & Worst Public School Systems for more.