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
$12,000 NDSU International Spring Award $12,000
New first-year or transfer international students for the Spring semester with a 3.5- 4.0 U.S. cGPA equivalent are eligible to receive a...
New first-year or transfer international students for the Spring...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2019
  • Award: $12,000
Deadline11/01/2019
$8,000 NDSU International Spring Award $8,000
New first-year or transfer international students for the Spring semester with a 3.0 – 3.49 U.S. cGPA equivalent are eligible to receive a...
New first-year or transfer international students for the Spring...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2019
  • Award: $8,000
Deadline11/01/2019
Varies Academic Transfer Award
The Academic Transfer Award is available to high-achieving incoming transfer students who have completed 24 or more credits at the time of...
The Academic Transfer Award is available to high-achieving incoming...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/01/2019
$1,000 - $2,000 per year Achievers Transfer Award
The Achievers Transfer Award is available to incoming transfer students who completed an associate’s degree prior to beginning their program of...
The Achievers Transfer Award is available to incoming transfer students...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2019
  • Award: $1,000 - $2,000 per year
Deadline12/01/2019
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...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
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...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Alex Lind Memorial
Available to freshman students enrolled in College of Agriculture, Food Systems and Natural Resources; preference if from Williams County or a...
Available to freshman students enrolled in College of Agriculture, Food...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
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...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Allan and Naomi Fischer Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to students who are an entering freshman as a student athlete with an ACT score of at least 24 and minimum high school...
This scholarship is awarded to students who are an entering freshman as...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Alpha Gamma Rho Epsilon Chapter Agricultural Leadership Scholarship
The Epsilon chapter of the Alpha Gamma Rho Fraternity is awarding two $1,000 scholarships to any deserving male or female who is enrolled at North...
The Epsilon chapter of the Alpha Gamma Rho Fraternity is awarding two...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
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...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
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...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
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...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
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...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
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...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Bismarck-Mandan Scholarship
The Bismarck-Mandan Scholarship is available to incoming freshman students who plan to enroll at North Dakota State University and are graduates of...
The Bismarck-Mandan Scholarship is available to incoming freshman...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
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: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
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...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies CHS University - Freshman
Available to an incoming freshmen who plan to enroll in the College of Agriculture, Food Systems and Natural Resources and is a US citizen or legal...
Available to an incoming freshmen who plan to enroll in the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Crankstart Re-Entry Scholarship
The Crankstart Re-Entry Scholarship is available to those students who have not attended college for five or more years either by not going to...
The Crankstart Re-Entry Scholarship is available to those students who...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
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...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
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: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
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: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Dave and Pat Goodin Endowed Scholarship
The Dave and Pat Goodin Scholarship is available to incoming freshmen who are pursuing a major within the Department of Electrical and Computer...
The Dave and Pat Goodin Scholarship is available to incoming freshmen...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Dean L. Rue Scholarship
The Dean L. Rue Scholarship is available to incoming freshman pursuing a major within the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. ...
The Dean L. Rue Scholarship is available to incoming freshman pursuing a...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
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...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
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...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
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...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
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...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
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...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
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...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies E & E Tufte Civil Engineering Scholarship
The E & E Tufte Civil Engineering Scholarship is available to incoming freshman and/or transfer students to NDSU. Students must be pursuing a...
The E & E Tufte Civil Engineering Scholarship is available to incoming...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
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: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
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...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Freeman Family Legacy Scholarship
Freeman Family Legacy Scholarship is available to incoming students at NDSU. Incoming freshman must have earned a 3.0 GPA or higher and score 25...
Freeman Family Legacy Scholarship is available to incoming students at...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
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...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Friends of HSE Freshman Scholarship
The Friends of HSE Freshman Scholarship is available to all incoming freshman who intend to major in any field within the College of Human Sciences...
The Friends of HSE Freshman Scholarship is available to all incoming...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Gary Aasen and Barbara Brill Scholarship - Freshman
The Gary Aasen and Barbara Brill Freshman Scholarship is available to incoming freshmen who are pursuing a major within the STEM fields (science,...
The Gary Aasen and Barbara Brill Freshman Scholarship is available to...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Gary Narum Scholarship
The Gary Narum Scholarship is awarded to an entering freshman who demonstrates financial need. Preference is given to graduates of Sargent Central...
The Gary Narum Scholarship is awarded to an entering freshman who...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies George D. Griffeth Memorial Scholarship
The George D. Griffeth Memorial Scholarship is available to a first year student who has graduated from Central Cass High School.
The George D. Griffeth Memorial Scholarship is available to a first year...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Glenn A. Peterson Memorial
Available to incoming freshmen students enrolled in Crop and Weed Sciences with preference given to students with a high ACT score.
Available to incoming freshmen students enrolled in Crop and Weed...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Grace E. Bayliss Silver Memorial Scholarship
The Grace E. Bayliss Silver Memorial Scholarship is awarded to an incoming freshman enrolling in one of the following majors: Apparel, Retail...
The Grace E. Bayliss Silver Memorial Scholarship is awarded to an...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Grace Lamont Wilhelm Scholarship
The Grace Lamont Wilhelm Scholarship is available to incoming freshmen who show strong academic achievement. Preference will be given to students...
The Grace Lamont Wilhelm Scholarship is available to incoming freshmen...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies H.R. Lund Freshman PLSC
Available to an incoming freshman student enrolled in Crop and Weed Sciences with preference given to a ND resident with a high ACT score.
Available to an incoming freshman student enrolled in Crop and Weed...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Harlan and Lyla Klefstad Scholarship
The Harlan and Lyla Klefstad Scholarship is awarded to an incoming freshman that has graduated from Sargent County (ND) and has a minimum 3.0 GPA...
The Harlan and Lyla Klefstad Scholarship is awarded to an incoming...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Harry D. McGovern Scholarship (Full Tuition STEM Scholarship)
The Harry D. McGovern Full Tuition STEM Scholarship is made available to incoming freshmen with a minimum 3.0 GPA with high ACT or SAT scores....
The Harry D. McGovern Full Tuition STEM Scholarship is made available to...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Helen and Elwood R. Nelson Family
Available to incoming freshman enrolled in College of Agriculture, Food Systems and Natural Resources with minimum 3.0 GPA; first preference to...
Available to incoming freshman enrolled in College of Agriculture, Food...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Helgason Engineering Scholarship
The Helgason Engineering Scholarship is awarded to incoming freshmen in the College of Engineering who display strong academic achievement and have...
The Helgason Engineering Scholarship is awarded to incoming freshmen in...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Henry and Em Eggert Honors Scholarship
The Henry and Em Eggert Honor Scholarship is available to incoming freshmen from North Dakota who possess a minimum 3.5 cumulative high school GPA...
The Henry and Em Eggert Honor Scholarship is available to incoming...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020
Varies Henry Bonde Sr. and Helen Bonde Scholarship
The Henry Bonde Sr. and Helen Bonde Scholarship is made available to incoming freshmen from North Dakota who are majoring in a Business or...
The Henry Bonde Sr. and Helen Bonde Scholarship is made available to...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2020