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Opportunities for Students

Opportunities for Students

Updated April 23, 2013

ND Leadership Seminar

  • Current Sophomores – we can send ONE student
  • May 31-June 2 on the campus of University of Mary, Bismarck
  • focus on leadership development, providing motivation and encouraging volunteerism
  • transportation to and from campus and personal spending are the only costs – the seminar is free
  • a wonderful experience that will put you one step ahead on college/scholarship applications
  • the first person who shows interest will be allowed to register and attend


Summer Camps at Valley City State University

BAIT (Business And Information Technology)

  • campers will compete using an enterprise resource planning serious simulation game on the same technology used by ND companies across the state as well as NEW competitions for returning campers.
  • June 17-20 for grades 9-12
  • For more information visit camp or call 701-845-7521 or 701-845-7719
  • Registration $100 before April 1 or $125 after April 1



STEM (Science Technology Engineering Math) Arts & Engineering Course – Valley City State University

June 17-June 20 at Valley City

(Only High School Students-Grades 9-12) (Optional to arrive Sunday evening)

Valley City State University is providing a hands-on Design Course that introduces scientific concepts re-framed in Artistic terms and applied across traditional Engineering disciplines. High School Students both analytical and creative will be allowed to pursue these convergent and complimentary subjects sparking interest in studying a particular Engineering Field while also attaining secondary study in the College of Fine Arts. By using the School of Fine Arts to broaden Engineering and Design perspective an Engineering Sciences major modified with Studio Art will greatly enhance the students’ ability to think and perform more creatively. Students will learn to recognize and critically analyze major Engineering Structures and Architecture as works of Art. As a residence camp, students will enjoy evenings on VCSU picturesque campus through various fun and engaging activities. Valley City State University $225

for more information visit or call 1-800-532-8641 ext 7441

Bank of ND – Blog for $1000 Scholarship

The College Planning Center at Bank of ND is recruiting high school juniors and seniors; college freshman, sophomores, and juniors; and parents of high school and college students to blog about the college planning and college experience

10 people will be selescted to blog 3-4 times each month, Aug2013-June14.  Student bloggers will receive a $1000 college scholarship for 13-14 or 14-15 school year.  For the parents selected, the scholarship will be given to the child attending college.

Applications are accepted until May 1, 2013.  Visit the College Planning Center at BND website ( for more info and to apply.  Contact Laura Fielder at 1-800-472-2166 or



American Legion Boys State

  • June 9-14 on the campus of North Dakota State College of Science – Wapeton
  • learn by doing government simulation, attendees run for office, form their own state government and assume the roles of disaster managers, legislators, ,and serve as the voice of ND youth.  The week includes leaders in business, law, medicine, former and current members of Congress, governors, senators and representatives
  • Contact Al Wondrasek at 228-8896 (cell), 263-3396 (home) or email at


American Legion Auxiliary Girls State



Job Opportunities

— See bulletin board for more information

2013 Youth Conservation Corp (YCC) Summer Job Announcement (J.Clark Salyer National Wildlife Refuge)

  • must be 15 years old by June 25, but must not turn 10 years during program
  • desire to work outdoors
  • must not have a history of discipline proglems
  • be able to obtain satisfactory medical certification io indicate suitability for work assignments
  • must be able to commute daily to refuge headquarters (2 miles north of Upham)
  • must be able available to work the entire 8 week period (beginning June 24)
  • pay is $7.25/ hour


Bottineau Dairy Queen – applications on Mrs. Glasner’s bulletin board or apply in person


ND State Parks


Medora – see bulletin board flyer or website for more details