April Scholarships

  • Scholarships Due in April:

    Catching the Dream:--www.catchingthedream.org--Funds range from $500 to $5,000 per academic year are available for high-achieving Native American Indian students in the fields of math, engineering, science, business, education and computers.  Eligibility requirements:  must be 1/4 or more degree American Indian, and be enrolled member of a U.S. tribe; attend an accredited college or university on a full-time basis; have a high ACT or SAT score; and must also apply to all other sources of funding which they are eligible.--Due April 30th for fall semester or quarter.

    David L. Profilet Scholarship:--www.sfacf.org--Winners of this award must be graduates of a South Dakota high school who plan to attend Augustana College in Sioux Falls, SD.  Additionally, successful candidates will have a GPA of 3.0 or higher:  demonstrate financial need; and show character traits such as courage, determination, and an ability to overcome adversity.  Award:  $500--Due April 1

    Freshman Impact Scholarship--Grade Point Average 2.5, Students planning to attend any college or vocational school are eligible to apple. Pick up application in Susan's office--Due April 1

    Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers Foundation Scholarship--www.shpefoundation.org--90 awards of $1000 for a Hispanic American interested in engineering--Deadline April 30

    BIA (Bureau of Indian Affairs)  Scholarship for Indian Education--www.finaid.org--Several awards of various amounts for a student of at least one quarter Indian heritage to continue their education.

    South Dakota Retailers Association--www.sdra.org--Going into retail related course of study at a vocational school, university, or college.--Due April 19

    National Farmers Union Scholarships--www.nfu.org--Due April 1

    Ayn Rand Institute Essay Scholarship--www.aynrandnovels.com--16 nationwide scholarships totaling $15,000, must write an essay on one of three topics regarding the novel "Fountainhead".  Open to juniors and seniors--Due April 29

    Black Hills Home Builders Association--www.blackhillshomebuilders.com--Students from the Black Hills area high schools and colleges, with preference given to family members or employees affiliated with the Black Hills Home Builders Association. Due--April 9.

    South Dakota Weed & Pest Board Scholarship--brookingscountyssd.gov--Due April 2

    South Dakota Engineering Society--www.sdes.org--$800 scholarship awarded to a senior who may be interested in becoming an engineer & will be attending a South Dakota Engineering college next year.  Application forms can be picked up in Susan's office--Deadline April 2.

    Dakota Artists Guild Scholarship--Dakota Artists Guild will be offering two $1000 high school senior art scholarships in 2017 which will be paid to the college or advanced education institution for graduates going on to major in art. Applications can be picked up in Susan's office.  Deadline is April 15th.

    Street Masters $500 Scholarship--Deadline April 15th--Application can be picked up in Susan's Office.

    SDATAT Scholarship Program--www.sdtownships.com--Deadline April 1st

    Gropper Clement Legacy Fund--$500.00 Scholarhip--Application in Susan's Office--Deadline April 15th

    Cottonwood Roping Club Scholarship--$300.00---Application in Susan's Office---Deadline April 1st.

    Inez Taylor Walter Scholarship Fund--This scholarship is for high school students in SD.  Preference in awarding this scholasrhip will be given to a student planning on attending a SD or ND college or university in the field of nursing.  Applications are in Susan's office.  Deadline is April 1st.

    Evie Kahnke Memorial Scholarship--$500 scholarship for a student planning to pursue a career in the Ag Industry--www.eviekahnkememorial.org--Deadline April 28th

    Todd Antonsen Memorial Scholarship--Applicant must have been in FFA or attended a minimum of 2 years in Ag Class--Deadline April 8th.

    Edith R. Hogen Scholarship--This scholarship is awarded in the memory  of Edith R. Hogen, to confirmed members of Concordia Lutheran church whose intention is to seriously pursue or continue a post high school education.  Applications are in Susan's office.  Deadline for this scholarship is April 1st.

    Dr. Dale A. Gibson Oral Health Scholarship Fund--Pursuing a Dental Assisting degree at Lake Area Technical Institute---application in Susan's office--- Deadline April 15th.

    Gene Abdallah Scholarhsip--Pursuing a career in law enforcement--Deadline April 15th--application in Susan's office.

    SDSTE Technology Scholarhship--Application in Susan's office--Deadline is April 3

    Midland High School Alumni Committee Scholarship--The applicant MUST have a Midland, SD mailing address--application due April 30--application in Susan's office

    Knights Of Columbus National Scholarships--  Accepted to a Catholic College--www.kofc.org--Deadline April 1

    National Peace Essay Contest--www.usip.org--$10,000 and trip to Washington DC. Open to any high school student--Deadline April 5

    Donald H. Quimby Memorial Scholarship--This scholarship provides a one-time $350 award to a worthy South Dakota high school graduate attending a post-secondary institution.  Deadline is April 1st. Application in Susan's office.

    Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarship-www.lockheedmartn.com--$10,000 renewable each year; studying engineering or computer science; 2.5 GPA--deadline April 1

    SD 4-H Scholarship--www.sdstate.edu--at least 5 years active membership in SD 4-H--Deadline April 1

    American Advertising Federation/Black Hills Scholarship--www.aafblackhills.org--pursuing a degree in advertising or a related field, college or vo-tech Due April 1st.

    Facing Acne Scholarship--www.facingacne.com--Deadline April 30

    AHEC Healthcare Career Scholarship--More information in Susan's Office--Deadline April 15th

    Grand Lodge of South Dakota--mygrandlodge.org--Deadline April 15th

    Federal Credit Union Foundation of the Dakotas Scholarship --www.cuad.coop--10 @ $500 each, credit union member, volunteer work and essay--Deadlin April 14th

    Women in Technology Scholarship--buildium.com--$2500 Planning a career in computer science, information technology, management information systems, or a closely related field--Deadline April 15th.

    AEA Aviation Foundation--aea.net--$1000-$35,000 Pursue a career in aircraft electronic or aviation maintenance industry--Deadline April 1st

    South Dakota Aviation Association Scholarship--$1000 HS Senior planning to attend College, Technical School or Flight Training program; Application in Susan's office, April 1st

    American Indian Education Foundation--nativepartnership.org--Native American students attending full-time an accredited 2 or 4 year college/university or technical/vocation school with a GPA between 2.0 and 3.4--Deadline April 4th

    American Fire and Sprinkler Association Scholarship--www.afsascholarhship--High School Seniors and undergraduate students may enter this contest for the opportunity to win 1 of 10 $2,000 scholarships--Deadline April 1st

    National Dairy Shrine Scholarship--www.dairyshrine.org--$3000 Student majoring in dairy industry or other agricultural related fields--Deadline April 15th

    First Interstate Bank Foundation Scholarship--www.firstinterstatebank.com--Do not need to have an account to apply--Deadline April 15th

    Porch Skilled Trade and Technology Scholarship--www.scholarships.com--$2000 You must have a minimum 3.4 GPA.  You must be pursuing a degree that enables you or others in your community to learn a new trade, develop skills and technology, or start a small business related to home services offered by Porch.  Deadline April 16th

    Dakota Supply Group (DSG) Education Connection Scholarship--www.dsgfund.com--Multiple scholarships to those planning to pursue an education and a career in the trade industries--Deadline April 5th.

    Scavenger's Journey Scholarship Program--Business Major--Appilcation in Susan's Office--Deadline April 1st

    Critical Needs Workforce Scholarships--www.sdbor.edu-April 15th

    WRAHEC Scholarship--West River Area Health Education Center--Applicationin in Susan's office--Deadlin April 15th

    Frank Brink Memorial Scholarship--West River graduating high school senior, interested in a career in the power delivery industry.  Application is in Susan's office--Deadline April 30th