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2012-2013 Scholarship List Updated Feb. 6, 2013

2012-2013 Scholarship List

Updated Feb. 6, 2013

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Remember to review your requirements for the ND Academic or ND Career & Technical Education Scholarship (sent to you in the fall)

To find out other scholarship opportunities see: – click on Parents – Money for College



Bank of ND’s New College Scholarship

  • must have GPA greater than 2.5
  • must graduation in Dec. 2012 or May 2013
  • must be involved in school jor community acivities
  • plan to attend ND college or university in fall of 2013
  • 8 – $500 scholarships awarded monthly in random drawings – March.  These 48 students may apply for an additional $3000 scholarship to be awarded in June
  • apply at (College Planning Center)—click bottom right corner on Seniors are you the Real Deal?
  • applications accepted through Feb. 28 – only need to apply one time for each month’s drawings


ND Farmers Union Scholarships

  • If you are a current Farmers Union member and are planning to enroll in a post-secondary institution or as a freshman at NDSU, you are eligible
  • Scholarships available:  ND Farmers Union Scholarship, Co-op House Scholarship, Farmers Union Industries Foundation Stanley Moore Scholarship, Hubert Seymour Scholarship, Stanley Moore Scholarship
  • Check for information regarding each scholarship and application deadlines

Best Buy Scholarship Program

  • 1100 scholarships of $1000 each will be awarded
  • Students in grades 9-12 living in the US are eligible to apply
  • Student who demonstrate good grades, commitment to community service and /or work experience are eligible to apply
  • Apply online at http;//  (do not use sendit email, use a different address(
  • Due Feb. 15, 2013

ND Crop Improvement & Seed Association

  • 2-  $1000 scholarships to NDSU College of Agriculture – 2 $1000 available to all undergraduates sophomores and above
  • Application due Feb. 15


North Central Electric Cooperative/Basin Electric Scholarship

  • 1- $1000, 6- $500, Two for students attending DCB and two are for students attending Turtle Mt. Community College, two are for any college in ND
  • Dependent children of North Central Electric Cooperative consumers are eligible to apply
  • Applications due to office by 5:00 on Feb. 15, 2013


Chevy Scholarship

  • 2 students will be awarded a $5000 scholarship
  • Based on community involvement, academic achievements, extracurricular activities and volunteer work
  • Students are eligible if they live in Bottineau County and many other western ND counties
  • Ask to be nominated or nominate your self — everything is due by Feb. 20 – ask someone ASAP
  • Go to

Farm Credit Services

  • 32- $1000 scholarships will be awarded to high school seniors who plan to enroll in college this fall
  • must be from an actively farming family OR planning to pursue an agricultural career
  • seclection is based on academic record, personal attributes, vocational promise, leadership and financial need
  • Application deadline is March 1, 2013
  • Apply at


Pheasants Forever Scholarship

  • Must be a dependent of a member of Pheasants Forever
  • Application due March 1, 2013


Gate City Bank Scholarship

  • Must be a senior planning on entering college in the fall of 2013
  • Must attend at least 2 year program in ND, MN, SD, or MT
  • Gate City employees and dependents are not eligible
  • Criteria taken into consideration will include scholarstic excellence, extra curricular activities, community involvement, and financial need
  • Application deadline is March 15
  • Application and additional information available at


Minot Rotary Club Scholarship

  • Selection based on scholastic ability, leadership qualities, school & community activities, awards & honors, financial need
  • Application due on March 30, 2013
  • Application in file or at



–       Foundations of Rural Service –

  • Eligibility:  Be a graduation senior * Be sponsored by a current NTCA member * Be accepted by an accredited 2 or 4 year college or university * Have a “C” GPA * Express and interest to return to a rural community

following graduation

Applications due by Feb 22, 2013


–       SRT College Scholarship Program –

  • Eligibility:  Customers receiving any service from SRT and their dependants may apply *  Graduation high school seniors *  must enroll in a full time undergraduate course of study no later than fall term of 2013-2014 school year *  must have 2.0 GPA or higher

Applications in file or at .com and are due by March 6

Bottineau County Employee Scholarship Award

  • Any Bottiineau County graduating senior
  • $300 will be awarded
  • Application in file
  • Application deadline is April 1


Dushinske & Jamison Water Resources Scholarship

  • 2 – $1000 scholarships
  • apply if currently attend or plan to attend a ND college or university
  • preference will be given to, but not limited to, students studying water0related fields and students whose families have taken active roles in state water resource management
  • application in file – deadline is April 1

Miss Geographic Center Scholarship Program

  • will be awarded to any young lady who is a ND resident or attending a ND school.
  • Young ladies 1st grade through age 24 are eligible – winners go on to Williston in June 2013 to compete for Miss ND
  • Scholarships are awarded at both pageant competitions
  • For info or application contiact Julie Grove 701-542-2561 or

Alert Magazine Scholarship

  1. You must currently be a senior in high school.
  2. Your high school must be located in one of the following states: Alaska, Colorado, Idaho, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Washington or Wyoming.
  3. You must have a grade point average of 2.5 or better.
  4. You must have plans to attend college after graduation (the college you will attend can be located in any state).
  • Write an essay about a personal encounter you or someone you know has had with drug and/or alcohol abuse. In your essay explain how the situation was dealt with, what you learned from it, what others can learn from the experience, and what was right or wrong (in your opinion) about the way the incident or problem was handled. Scholarship essays are judged in the same way that essays written for a high school English class would be: thesis statement, supporting content, grammar, punctuation, etc.
  • Essays must be typed, double-spaced, and 650–800 words in length.
  • Essays must include an official copy of your high school transcripts.
  • Essays must also include a recent photo. Scholarship winners will have their picture reprinted in our magazine along with their winning essay, so please send a good quality color photo (no blurry printouts).
  • No application is needed and there is no deadline, but you must meet the eligibility requirements and include all of the items listed above to be considered.
  • Mail your essay, transcripts, photo, school name, and contact info (phone number, address,
    and e-mail) to:
  • Alert Magazine
    Attn: Scholarship
    P.O. Box 4833
    Boise, Idaho 83711