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Scholarship Opportunities

Real Deal Scholarship – BND – monthly drawings for $500 – once time application –

Applicants Must –

  • Have a GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Demonstrate community and school involvement in at least three activities
  • Plan to attend a North Dakota college
  • To apply go to https://bnd.nd.gov/scholarship/

Varsity Tutors Scholarship –http://www.varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship (for informations and contest rules)

  • Monthly chance to win $1000 – write an 200-900 word essay
  • Essay for Nov. 1- Nov. 15 What part of a college experience will you be most thankful for,  and why?

Money Sen$e Contest

  • Must be a ND senior who will be attending college in fall 2017
  • Create a short 1-2 minute YouTube video relating to Money Sen$e. Topics include 1)Money Mistakes Young People Make 2) Needs vs Wants, What’s the Difference? 3) Why are Budgets Beneficial?
  • Deadline for submission is Nov. 18, 2016
  • For more information please see http://www.ndjumpstart.org/

Ronald McDonald House Charities US Scholarship Program

  • http://www.rmhc.org/rmhc-us-scholarships
  • 4 different scholarships – RMHC Scholars, HACER, RMHC/African AAAmerina Future Achievers, RMHC/Asia Scholarship programs
  • Applications accepted now through Jan. 18, 2017

NFIB Young Entrepreneur Foundation

  • Graduating high school seniors who operate their own small business are eligible to receive a 2017 NFIB Young Entrepreneur Award.  Visit www.NFIB.com/YEA for more information and to apply online between Oct. 1 and Dec. 18, 2016

Burger King Scholarship – https://www.scholarsapply.org/burgerkingscholars/

  • Recipients are selected based on their grade point average (GPA), work experience, extracurricular activities and community service.
  • Applicants must: Be living in the United States, Canada or Puerto Rico
  • Be graduating high school seniors (U.S. and Puerto Rico), graduating from grade 12 (Canada) or graduating from home school education in the U.S., Puerto Rico or Canada
  • Have a cumulative high school grade point average of 2.5 or higher
  • Plan to enroll full-time, without interruption, for the entire 2017-18 academic year at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school in the U.S., Canada or Puerto Rico

Khan Law Scholarship –

  • Khalil Khan and the other attorneys at the firm are proud to offer a generous $1,000.00 scholarship to a student of their choosing. To qualify for this scholarship:
  • You must currently be enrolled in or have been accepted to (and planning to attend) a college or university in the United States.
  • You must be able to provide an official school transcript or acceptance letter verifying your enrollment.
  • You must have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0.
  • Write an essay explaining your plans for your education.
  • The deadline for application submissions is August 1st, 2017. Qualifying students can apply here: http://khaninjurylaw.com/scholarship/

ND Academic and ND CTE Scholarship

  • Must meet graduation requirements and have cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher and a “C” or better in all classes, Algebra II
  • Academic – need dual credit or AP class and a math higher than Algebra II – 2 same foreign language OR 2 CTE courses in same plan of study – ACT score of 24 or higher
  • CTE – 4 credits of CTE courses (2 in same plan of study) ACT of 24 or higher OR Workkeys Assessments (3 separate assessments with a score of 5 or higher – math, reading and locating information)

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