Our 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 and 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.

*IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING YOUR SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION: Upon completion of the NDSU Academic Scholarship Application, 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. Scholarships that require additional information from the applicant will show as "Recommended"on your home page once you submit your general application. To be considered for these scholarships, click on the yellow “Apply” button listed next to each one to complete the additional questions.
Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$715 CAPP Scholarship
The CAPP Scholarship is funded by Polly Olson, Director of Allied...
Ended
Varies David and Jolette Olig Scholarship - Theatre
The David and Jolette Olig Scholarship – Performing Arts is available to...
Ended
Varies Farmers Business Network Inc. Diversity Scholarship
The Farmers Business Network Inc. Diversity Scholarship is awarded to a...
Ended
Varies Farmers Business Network, Inc. Agriculture
Available to a student enrolled in College of Agriculture, Food Systems...
Ended
Varies Fred R. and Hildegard M. Taylor Memorial
Available to NDSU students majoring in agribusiness or agricultural...
Ended
Varies Jessamine S. Burgum Memorial Scholarship
The Jessamine S. Burgum Memorial Scholarship Award is selected by: The...
Ended
Varies Outstanding Biology Graduate Student Scholarship
The Outstanding Biology Graduate Student Scholarship is available to...
Ended
Varies Valspar Graduate Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is awarded to a graduate student in the Dept of...
Ended
Varies Physics Achievement Award
This scholarship is given to students enrolled at NDSU at the time of...
Ended
Varies North Dakota Freshman Opportunity Scholarship
The North Dakota Freshman Opportunity Scholarship is available to all...
Ended
Varies Gary Aasen and Barbara Brill Scholarship - Undergraduate
The Gary Aasen and Barbara Brill Undergraduate Scholarship is available...
Ended
Varies Grace E. Bayliss Gold Memorial Graduate Scholarship
The *Grace E. Bayliss Gold Memorial Graduate Scholarship *Award is...
Ended
Varies Marjory Archer Haggart Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship given biennially to a sophomore, junior, or senior majoring...
Ended
Varies Matthew Burkholder Theatre Scholarship
The Matthew Burkholder Theatre Scholarship is available to students...
Ended
$1,000.00 Motl Dietetics Scholarship
The Motl Dietetics Scholarship is available to undergraduate students...
Ended
Varies NDSU IT Student Turning Technology Scholarship
The NDSU Student Turning Technology Scholarship is available to...
Ended
Varies Olander
This scholarship is available to undergraduate engineering students who...
Ended
Varies Paul and Denise Aasen Scholarship - Undergraduate
The Paul and Denise Aasen Undergraduate Scholarship is available to...
Ended
Varies Sheila and Robert Challey IGIG Scholarship - Undergraduate
The Challey Institute for Global Innovation and Growth provides an...
Ended
Varies Tilford and Louise Aasen Scholarship - Undergraduate
The Tilford and Louise Aasen Undergraduate Scholarship is available to...
Ended
Varies Val Tareski Computer Engineering Scholarship
The Val Tareski Computer Engineering scholarship is awarded to an...
Ended
Varies William Cosgrove Scholarship
Available to NDSU student enrolled in the department of English in the...
Ended
$3,000.00 NDSU International Spring Award $12,000
New first-year or transfer international students for the Spring...
Ended
$2,000.00 NDSU International Spring Award $8,000
New first-year or transfer international students for the Spring...
Ended
Varies Al Gustin Agricultural Communication Scholarship
Students must be enrolled full-time at NDSU as a freshman or sophomore...
Ended
Varies Alice Flaten Olsen and Ethel C. Flaten Memorial Scholarship
The Alice Flaten Olsen and Ethel C. Flaten Memorial Scholarship is...
Ended
Varies Amy and William Layne Scholarship
The Amy and William Layne Scholarship is available to current and...
Ended
Varies Annexstad Family Foundation Leaders for Tomorrow
The Annexstad Family Foundation Leaders for Tomorrow Scholarship...
Ended
Varies Arthur W. Clara Cupler Foundation Scholarship
The Arthur W. Clara Cupler Foundation Scholarship is made available to...
Ended
Varies Beverly Kurtz Slotten Scholarship
The Beverly Kurtz Slotten Scholarship is available to incoming freshmen...
Ended
Varies Bismarck-Mandan Scholarship
The Bismarck-Mandan Scholarship is available to incoming freshman...
Ended
Varies Carroll D. and Maud Murray King Scholarship
The Carroll D. and Maud Murray King Scholarship is made available to an...
Ended
Varies Charles and Bonnie Ulmer Leadership Scholarship
The Charles and Bonnie Ulmer Leadership Scholarship is made available to...
Ended
Varies Dale Haakenstad Business Presidential Scholarship
The Dale Haakenstad Business Presidential Scholarship is awarded to a...
Ended
Varies Darrell Dahl Scholarship
The Darrell Dahl Scholarship is available to an incoming freshman who is...
Ended
$8,000.00 Doosan and Bobcat Company Scholarship
The Doosan and Bobcat Company Scholarship is made available to incoming...
Ended
Varies Dr. Gary and Yvonne Smith Engineering Scholarship
The Dr. Gary and Yvonne Smith Engineering Scholarship is awarded to a...
Ended
Varies Dr. H.B. Huntley Scholarship
The Dr. H.B. Huntley Scholarship is available to high achieving incoming...
Ended
$1,000.00 E & E Tufte Civil Engineering Scholarship
The E & E Tufte Civil Engineering Scholarship is available to incoming...
Ended
Varies Fargo Moorhead Convention and Visitors Bureau Scholarship
The Fargo Moorhead Convention and Visitors Bureau Scholarship is...
Ended
Varies Fred and Helen Williams Scholarship
This scholarship is available to first year students who are graduates...
Ended
Half Tuition Freeman Family Legacy Scholarship
Freeman Family Legacy Scholarship is available to incoming students at...
Ended
Varies Freshman Scholarship (Heritage)
The Freshman Scholarship is available to incoming students who...
Ended
$1,000.00 Friends of HSE Freshman Scholarship
The Friends of HSE Freshman Scholarship is available to all incoming...
Ended
$4,000.00 Gary Aasen and Barbara Brill Scholarship
The Gary Aasen and Barbara Brill Freshman Scholarship is available to...
Ended
$1,000.00 Gary Narum Scholarship
The Gary Narum Scholarship is awarded to an entering freshman who...
Ended
Varies George D. Griffeth Memorial Scholarship
The George D. Griffeth Memorial Scholarship is available to a first year...
Ended
$637.00 Glenn A. Peterson Scholarship
Available to incoming freshmen students enrolled in Crop and Weed...
Ended
Varies Grace E. Bayliss Silver Memorial Scholarship
The Grace E. Bayliss Silver Memorial Scholarship is awarded to an...
Ended
$1,000.00 Grace Lamont Wilhelm Scholarship
The Grace Lamont Wilhelm Scholarship is available to incoming freshmen...
Ended