Scholarship List by Deadline

  • 2021-2022

    North Dakota college-specific scholarships


    North Dakota grants and scholarships (check for deadines)



    November Deadline

    ND Farmers Union

    ND Farmers Union Alan Bergman Scholarship Fund

    Each year, scholarships are awarded to Farmers Union Torchbearers. In the fall, applications are sent from the state office directly to ALL ELIGIBLE AND QUALIFYING TORCHBEARERS. Applicant Requirements: Must be receiving Torchbearer award at the upcoming Farmers Union State Convention Must have at least 2.50 grade point average. Application will be sent directly to the eligible candidates. Visit the North Dakota Farmers Union website for more information and to apply.

    Deadline: November 6, 2021

  Grand Lodge :: Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks of the USA

    The 2022 Most Valuable Student Scholarship: The Elks National Foundation

    Details: Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need. The Elks National Foundation will award 500 four-year scholarships to the highest-rated applicants in the 2022 competition.

    Eligibility: Current high school seniors, or the equivalent, who are citizens of the United States are eligible to apply. Applicants do not need to be related to a member of the Elks. High school graduates are not eligible to apply. Applicants must be citizens of the United States on the date their applications are submitted; permanent legal resident status does not qualify.

    Prize: $4000-$50,000

    Deadline: November 15, 2021



    December Deadline


    Stand Up to Distracted Driving Scholarship

    Distracted driving,including due to texting and other cell phone use, is a serious issue that leads to hundreds of thousands of accidents and injuries in the United States each year. The problem is especially prominent among teen and young adult drivers, and teens are also at a greater risk of being the victim of a distracted driving accident. At Kanoski Bresney, we want to support students who do their part to fight the problem of distracted driving. Through the Kanoski Bresney Stand Up to Distracted Driving Scholarship program, we are offering one scholarship, in the amount of $1,000, to a student in the U.S. who is pursuing higher education at the undergraduate or graduate level.In order to be considered for the scholarship, you must submit a 1,000-word essay responding to the following prompt: How has distracted driving affected your life? What ideas do you have to raise awareness of the dangers of distracted driving and prevent this behavior among young drivers?

    CLick HERE for application and more details.

    Deadline: December 1, 2021


    National Honor Society Scholarship

    Since 1946, more than $15 million in scholarships has been awarded to outstanding NHS senior members. The scholarship program is supported by the parent organization of NHS, the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP).

    • Senior members of an active NHS chapter who are in good standing are eligible to apply for an NHS Scholarship.
    • NHS Members must create a student account before they can access the NHS Scholarship application.
    • The NHS adviser must verify the student’s membership before the student can begin the application.
    • Verified NHS members may start the NHS scholarship beginning on October 1.
    • All applications require two recommendations, and certification by the NHS adviser in order to be considered complete. Incomplete applications are not evaluated.

    Click HERE for application

    Deadline is December 1, 2021

    North American Moving Company

    North American Van Lines 2021 Logistics Scholarship Competition

    Click HERE for apllication and more details

    Deadline: December 15, 2021


    Medical Scrubs Collection Scholarship

    Applicants for the Medical Scrubs Collection Scholarship must meet the following criteria:

      • Citizen of the United States or in possession of an Alien Registration Card
      • High school senior or enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university
      • Achieved a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
      • Pursuing a degree in the medical field such as therapy, nursing, medicine, nutrition, laboratory science, dentistry, etc.

    Although all students with the above criteria are welcome to apply for this scholarship, preference will be given to students with a physical disability.

    Click HERE for apllication and more details

    Deadline: December 15, 2021


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    NDSCA High School Essay Contest

    Award Amount: $1,000

    Please attach the following:

    • An essay (500 words or less) describing your career plan and who/what helped you with your decision.
    • 1 letter of recommendation

    Essays will be scored according to:

    • Specific supporting details
    • Uniqueness of experience arriving at your career plan
    • Impact of experience on student’s life [person/people or event(s)]
    • Technical merit (correct use of grammar, spelling, and punctuation)

    **See Mrs. Lindseth for application

    Deadline is December 17, 2021


    Foot Locker Scholar Athletes 2019-2020 Program Launches to Award $20,000 to  Twenty of the Nation's Most Inspiring Young Leaders for Ninth Consecutive  Year 

    2022 Foot Locker Scholar Athletes Scholarship

    The Foot Locker Scholar Athletes program honors student-athletes who demonstrate exceptional academic ability and strong leadership skills in sports, in their schools, and within their communities.

    Whether you're the lead scorer or the most spirited team player, we want to hear how you have taken the skills you've cultivated in the locker room and used them to create a powerful, positive impact on the lives of others around you.

    Applicants will be judged based on whether they...

    • Embody good sportsmanship and strong moral character. Foot Locker Scholar Athletes are trusted and respected members of their schools and communities. They have built strong relationships with and will leave a lasting impact on other students, administrators, and community members.
    • Display academic excellence. Foot Locker Scholar Athletes are intellectually curious, set high academic goals for themselves, and excel in their studies.
    • Are passionate and committed to empowering the community in which they live. Foot Locker Scholar Athletes have made a significant commitment to improving the lives of others.
    • Are confident and enthusiastic about being a leader. Foot Locker Scholar Athletes aren’t reluctant role models. They are confident, honest, and passionate leaders who take on challenges for the greater good.
    • Come from diverse backgrounds. Foot Locker Scholar Athletes have unique life stories, are from different places, have varied academic ambitions, and play a wide range of sports.
    • Are Foot Locker Scholar Athletes material. Foot Locker Scholar Athletes share key attributes:
      • Proactive and highly motivated
      • Inspiring and charismatic
      • Honest and trustworthy
      • Genuine
      • Strong and courageous

    For more information and frequently asked questions, please visit here.

    Click HERE for application

    Deadline is December 17, 2021


     AXA Equitable Excellence Scholarship

    Equitable Excellence Scholarship

    Every year, students across the country work hard to make a positive and lasting impact in their communities and beyond. And every year, we award $1.8 million in college scholarships to hundreds of these remarkable young people throughout the nation representing all 50 states, Washington DC and Puerto Rico.

    Students have the opportunity to receive a $2,500, $10,000 or $25,000 scholarship. To recognize the important role their dedicated educators play in guiding these students along their path to success, we also award a $1,000 grant to every Equitable Excellence winner’s high school.

    Equitable Excellence award winners come from a wide range of backgrounds and experiences, but are united by their drive, determination, and strong character.

    Applicants must:
    • Demonstrate the ability to set and reach goals, as shown by outstanding achievement in school, community or work-related activities—especially those that lessen risk to health, safety, the environment, or financial security
    • Be high school seniors planning to attend an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the United States.
    • Be a United States citizen 

    Click HERE for application and additional info

    Deadline is December 17, 2021


    January Deadline

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    There are two requirements for applicants:

    • Applicants must be enrolled in a degree program in an accredited U.S. institution of higher learning during the academic year following the application date.
    • Applicants must submit an application and essay explaining his or her career, academic and/or vocational goals.

    Applicants have until Jan. 15 to write an essay of not more than 550 words explaining their career, academic and/or vocational goals and how they plan to achieve those goals.

    Click HERE for application

    Deadline is January 15, 2022

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