All Opportunities

Deadline: There are varying deadline dates for many scholarship opportunities. Be sure to allow yourself plenty of time to complete the NDSU Academic Scholarship Application or any Supplemental Applications/Questions to receive consideration. Those opportunities that indicate “Ended” may not be open yet. Most scholarship opportunities for incoming freshmen and transfer students open on September 1st and scholarships for currently enrolled NDSU students open on December 1st each year.

Award: The amount stated is for general information purposes and is not a guarantee of what you may receive, if awarded. Actual award amounts can vary based on recipient eligibility, available funds, and other factors.

Actions: Upon completion of the NDSU Academic Scholarship Application and any Supplemental Applications/Questions, you will be automatically matched (based on your application and your NDSU student record) with scholarships for which you meet the criteria. These scholarships indicate “None” under “Action” and require no additional information from you for consideration. Some scholarships indicate “Apply” under “Action” and require additional answers for consideration. A list of these scholarships can be found on your scholarship home page.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$480 Lavonne Langbell Severson Memorial Scholarship
The LaVonne Langbell Severson Memorial Scholarship Award is selected by: General Scholarship Committee upon the recommendation of the College of...
The LaVonne Langbell Severson Memorial Scholarship Award is selected by:...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $480
Ended
$0.00 Lillevig Education Scholarship
The Lillevig Education Scholarship Fund Award is selected by: the College of Human Development and Education Scholarship Committee. All selections...
The Lillevig Education Scholarship Fund Award is selected by: the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Shirley Stokke Anderson Nursing Scholarship
The Shirley Stokke Anderson Nursing Scholarship is for a sophomore or greater.
The Shirley Stokke Anderson Nursing Scholarship is for a sophomore or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$500.00 Finnesgard (2013) Scholarship
The Finnesgard Scholarship was established by 2013 graduate, Nicholas Finnesgard to help ease the burden of a parent juggling pharmacy school and...
The Finnesgard Scholarship was established by 2013 graduate, Nicholas...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Mattson Pharmacy Scholarship funded by Dean (1982) and Judy (1981) Mattson of Roseau, MN in memory of Donald S. Mattson
The Mattson Pharmacy Scholarships are awarded to a pharmacy student on the basis of scholarship, merit and need. These scholarships funded by Dean...
The Mattson Pharmacy Scholarships are awarded to a pharmacy student on...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$300.00 Miller Memorial Scholarship
As Dean of the College of Pharmacy from 1955-1970, Dr. Clifton Miller was advisor to the first Master’s candidate, established the PhD program and...
As Dean of the College of Pharmacy from 1955-1970, Dr. Clifton Miller...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300.00
Ended
$225 Phi Lambda Sigma Leadership Scholarship
The Phi Lambda Sigma Leadership Scholarship was established by Assistant Professor Rebecca Focken, and is to be given to an active PLS member with...
The Phi Lambda Sigma Leadership Scholarship was established by Assistant...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $225
Ended
Varies BisonArts Scholarship
Each year the BisonArts Board of Trustees provides scholarships to students participating as BisonArts Singers, The BisonArts Singers serve as...
Each year the BisonArts Board of Trustees provides scholarships to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Brenda & Gerald Eid Scholarship
The recipient of this award shall be a US citizen, be properly enrolled at NDSU during the actual time of disbursement as a full-time student in...
The recipient of this award shall be a US citizen, be properly enrolled...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dennis Colliton Memorial Thesis Award
The award recipient shall be selected by the Department faculty with the criteria that the student’s design thesis demonstrate a culmination of...
The award recipient shall be selected by the Department faculty with the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
varies Frank Bain Graduate Student
Available to a student enrolled at NDSU pursuing a graduate level degree in the Department of Agribusiness and Applied Economics.
Available to a student enrolled at NDSU pursuing a graduate level degree...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
$1,500 G. Leonard and Pam Dalsted Memorial
Available to an enrolled student in good standing at NDSU during time of actual disbursement. The recipient must be a resident of North Dakota with...
Available to an enrolled student in good standing at NDSU during time of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
$4000-$10,000 Joe Peltier Memorial Endowment II
Available to a student properly enrolled at NDSU in the Department of Agribusiness and Applied Economics. Student must be pursuing a degree that...
Available to a student properly enrolled at NDSU in the Department of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $4000-$10,000
Ended
Varies Morrill Prize
Have received a letter of nomination of no more than one page in length by a History department faculty member or by a History graduate student...
Have received a letter of nomination of no more than one page in length...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Peter F. McKenzie Memorial Endowment
Provide support for the annual McKenzie Award for the outstanding architecture design thesis. As funds permit, further awards, scholarships and...
Provide support for the annual McKenzie Award for the outstanding...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Studio Mentor Award
Be properly enrolled at NDSU as a full-time student in architecture. The spirit and intent of this Award is to provide an annual award for a 5th...
Be properly enrolled at NDSU as a full-time student in architecture. ...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies The Albert Levering Price
Be properly enrolled as a full-time student in architecture or landscape architecture at North Dakota State University in the third or fourth year...
Be properly enrolled as a full-time student in architecture or landscape...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Toy Farmer Ltd - Fourth year Scholarship
Fourth-year Scholarship – Amount awarded to be equal to 2/3’s of the annual amount available for distribution: Must be enrolled in Landscape...
Fourth-year Scholarship – Amount awarded to be equal to 2/3’s of the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dakota East Central Chapter of Pheasants Forever Biological Sciences Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to a student at the junior or senior class standing in biological sciences; enrolled at NDSU in the College of Science...
This scholarship is awarded to a student at the junior or senior class...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Kevin and Harriette McCaul Psychology Endowment
This endowment is awarded to a undergraduate or graduate student to support travel. The student must be enrolled at NDSU in the College of Science...
This endowment is awarded to a undergraduate or graduate student to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Lowell F. Wood Polymers and Coatings Graduate Scholarship
This scholarship awarded to a graduate student enrolled at NDSU during the time of actual enrollment of award(s) and have received a B.S. degree in...
This scholarship awarded to a graduate student enrolled at NDSU during...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Covers half tuition and fees John and Alyce B. Travers Half Tuition Scholarship
The John & Alyce B. Travers Half Tuition Scholarship is awarded to current and incoming students who have graduated from a Bowman, ND or...
The John & Alyce B. Travers Half Tuition Scholarship is awarded to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Covers half tuition and fees
Ended
$475 Em Eggert Scholarship
The Em Eggert Scholarships are administered by the Kiwanis Club of Fargo and provide cash awards to nursing students based on financial need,...
The Em Eggert Scholarships are administered by the Kiwanis Club of Fargo...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $475
Ended
$0.00 Progressive Ag Services Scholarship
Scholarship is awarded to graduates of Midway High School in Inkster, ND. Students must have a farm background and in interest in agriculture.
Scholarship is awarded to graduates of Midway High School in Inkster,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
Varies Academic Scholarship
The Academic Scholarship is available to incoming freshmen who possess a minimum 3.5 cumulative high school GPA and a minimum 24 ACT (1160 SAT)...
The Academic Scholarship is available to incoming freshmen who possess a...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies AG Dean's Freshman
Available to incoming freshman enrolled in the College of Agriculture, Food Systems and Natural Resources.
Available to incoming freshman enrolled in the College of Agriculture,...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Albert and Celeste Brauer Scholarship
The Albert and Celeste Brauer Scholarship is given to any current or incoming student in good academic standing with the Surname or Maiden name...
The Albert and Celeste Brauer Scholarship is given to any current or...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Alice Flaten Olsen and Ethel C. Flaten Memorial Scholarship
The Alice Flaten Olsen and Ethel C. Flaten Memorial Scholarship is available to incoming freshmen students majoring in on the following...
The Alice Flaten Olsen and Ethel C. Flaten Memorial Scholarship is...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Allan and Naomi Fischer Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to students who are an entering freshman as a student athlete with an ACT socre of at least 24 and minimum high school...
This scholarship is awarded to students who are an entering freshman as...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Amy and William Layne Scholarship
The Amy and William Layne Scholarship is available to current and incoming students accepted into an Engineering Program at North Dakota State...
The Amy and William Layne Scholarship is available to current and...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Annexstad Family Foundation Leaders for Tomorrow
The Annexstad Family Foundation Leaders for Tomorrow Scholarship provides funds to assist worthy students who demonstrate financial need and...
The Annexstad Family Foundation Leaders for Tomorrow Scholarship...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Arthur W. Clara Cupler Foundation Scholarship
The Arthur W. Clara Cupler Foundation Scholarship is made available to first year students who reside within a 100-mile radius of Fargo and have...
The Arthur W. Clara Cupler Foundation Scholarship is made available to...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Bernard Osher Foundation Reentry Scholarship
The Bernard Osher Foundation established the Osher Reentry Scholarship Program which provides scholarship support for students pursuing their first...
The Bernard Osher Foundation established the Osher Reentry Scholarship...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Beverly Kurtz Slotten Scholarship
The Beverly Kurtz Slotten Scholarship is available to incoming freshmen from North Dakota who plan to major in either Apparel, Retail Merchandising...
The Beverly Kurtz Slotten Scholarship is available to incoming freshmen...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Carroll D. and Maud Murray King Scholarship
The Carroll D. and Maud Murray King Scholarship is made available to an incoming freshman who has demonstrated financial need.
The Carroll D. and Maud Murray King Scholarship is made available to an...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Charles and Bonnie Ulmer Leadership Scholarship
The Charles and Bonnie Ulmer Leadership Scholarship is made available to an incoming freshman who demonstrates leadership qualities.
The Charles and Bonnie Ulmer Leadership Scholarship is made available to...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Cultural Diversity Tuition Waiver
North Dakota State University is pleased to offer the Cultural Diversity Tuition Waiver to qualified students from underrepresented ethnic groups,...
North Dakota State University is pleased to offer the Cultural Diversity...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Dale Haakenstad Business Presidential Scholarship
The Dale Haakenstad Business Presidential Scholarship is awarded to a first year student declaring a major in the College of Business and who...
The Dale Haakenstad Business Presidential Scholarship is awarded to a...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Darrell Dahl Scholarship
The Darrell Dahl Scholarship is available to an incoming freshman who is a graduate of Dakota Prairie High School.
The Darrell Dahl Scholarship is available to an incoming freshman who is...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Development Foundation Honor Scholarship
The Development Foundation Honor Scholarship is available to incoming freshmen who possess a minimum 3.5 cumulative high school GPA and a minimum...
The Development Foundation Honor Scholarship is available to incoming...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Donn and Kirsten Diederich Scholarship
The scholarship is awarded to a student properly enrolled at NDSU at the time of application and disbursement; properly enrolled in any department...
The scholarship is awarded to a student properly enrolled at NDSU at the...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Doosan and Bobcat Company Scholarship
The Doosan and Bobcat Company Scholarship is made available to incoming freshmen with a minimum 3.50 GPA with a high ACT or SAT score. Preference...
The Doosan and Bobcat Company Scholarship is made available to incoming...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Dr. Donald and Carol Scott Memorial
Available to an incoming freshman student properly enrolled at NDSU and the Department of Agribusiness and Applied Economics who demonstrates a...
Available to an incoming freshman student properly enrolled at NDSU and...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Dr. Gary and Yvonne Smith Engineering Scholarship
The Dr. Gary and Yvonne Smith Engineering Scholarship is awarded to a female freshman student majoring in any engineering discipline. Recipient...
The Dr. Gary and Yvonne Smith Engineering Scholarship is awarded to a...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Dr. H.B. Huntley Scholarship
The Dr. H.B. Huntley Scholarship is available to high achieving incoming freshmen who are graduates of Kindred High School.
The Dr. H.B. Huntley Scholarship is available to high achieving incoming...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Entrepreneurial Scholarship
The Entrepreneurship Scholarship was established to encourage and support entrepreneurial pursuits by NDSU students. It is awarded to graduates of...
The Entrepreneurship Scholarship was established to encourage and...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Frank Bain Freshman Honor
Available to incoming freshman enrolled in College of Agriculture, Food Systems and Natural Resources.
Available to incoming freshman enrolled in College of Agriculture, Food...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Frank Bain Freshman Presidential Scholarship
Available to incoming freshmen enrolled in College of Agriculture, Food Systems and Natural Resources who have been awarded the NDSU Presidential...
Available to incoming freshmen enrolled in College of Agriculture, Food...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Fred Williams Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is available to first year students who are graduates of Northern Cass High School.
This scholarship is available to first year students who are graduates...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Freshman Scholarship (Heritage)
The Freshman Scholarship is available to incoming students who demonstrate a high level of academic achievement.
The Freshman Scholarship is available to incoming students who...
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  • Award: Varies