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Kids' chance of South Dakota is proud to provide postsecondary and trade school scholarships to the children of South Dakota workers who have been severely or fatally injured in a workplace accident. 




  Visit the following link for scholarships for Harrisburg University




ZipRecruiter Recurring Scholarship
Scholarship Award: $3,000
Deadlines: June 30th & December 31st every year
Eligibility Requirements: Student must be 18+ years old and enrolled in classes by deadline date
Entry Rules: 500-800 word essay that addresses both prompts
Prompts: Write a Follow-up Email for After a Job Interview. On a separate page, describe the sections of your job interview follow-up email template, and explain why each section was included.

You can visit our ZipRecruiter Scholarship Page for more information. If you have any further questions or concerns, please feel free to reach me via phone or email. 



iHELP Scholarships are given out every year to SD high school seniors. This year we will be giving away 5- $1,000 scholarships to South Dakota high school seniors that will be attending a college, university or technical school for the 2019/2020 school year. Deadline to enter is March 31, 2019.

I have attached the pdf of the application or your students can go to this website to apply online:




Boston University Trustee Scholarship



Chadron State College Scholarship Opportunities


Gold-Four-Year Full Tuition Waiver and $600 Leadership Room Waiver

ACT 25+/SAT 1200+

3.0+ GPA

Eagle-Four-Year Half Tuition Waiver and $500 Leadership Room Waiver

ACT 23+/SAT 1130+

3.0+ GPA

Silver-Four-Year Quarter Tuition Waiver and $500 Leadership Room Waiver

ACT 21+/SAT 1060+

3.0+ GPA



QuestBridge College Match Program and Scholarship

The QuestBridge National College Match connects academically outstanding high school seniors from low-income backgrounds with admission and full four-year scholarships to the nation's best colleges.  For more information and to see what schools partner with this program please visit





Horatio Alger Scholarship

This scholarship awards students who possess the character to succeed in life. They help students overcome the financial barriers of pursuing higher education. To qualify students must have at least a 2.0 GPA and require financial assistance to go to college. For more information visit .

 Deadline: October 25, 2018




Elks National Foundation Legacy Awards

Any College
Applications open online on September 1, 2018 and close on February 1, 2019 at 11:59 am CT.
Qualifications: (Step)Child or (Step)Grandchild of Elks Member due paying members
                     Judged on core values-knowledge, charity, community and integrity
Money: 300 college scholarships worth $4000
If you are interested in this scholarship please visit




lks Foundation Emergency Educational Grant

 Elks Foundation Emergency Educational Grant

The EEG Program provides college financial assistance to eligible children in the form of renewable, on-year grants ranging up to $4000. Students must demonstrate financial need to qualify for an EEG. The grant is for educational assistance only and is not intended to cover the entire cost of a college education.
Qualifications also include, attending an accredited college and being unmarried and under the age of 23.
Applications are available between May 1 and October 31 of the academic year for which assistance is desired.
Please visit for more information.



Elks Foundation Most Valuable Student ScholElks Elks

Elks Foundation Most Valuable Student Scholarship

Any high school senior who is a US citizen may apply.

Qualifications: Scholarship


                      Financial Need

Money: 500 four-year awards ranging from $4000 to $50000.

Applications open online on August 15, 2018 and close on November 15, 2018.

Applications are available at 





South Dakota Elks $1000 Vocational Grant

Senior planning to attend an accredited post secondary technical or vocational school.

 Qualifications: transcript
                     350-500 word essay describing yourself
                     2 letters of reference
Deadline: must be received on or before November 15, 2018
Money: $1000
Applications are available in Stevens Student Services. Applications can be dropped off at the Elks Lodge #1187, 3333 Jolly Lane, Rapid City SD 57703-6068.




    Get scholarships on RaiseMe from Dakota Wesleyan University for your achievements in high school.

    For more information and to sign up for free visit




As you may have heard, McDonald's recently announced a $150 million investment through its Archways to Opportunity education program to triple tuition assistance and lower eligibility requirements for U.S. restaurant employees. As one of the largest employer brands, McDonald's is evolving how we support people joining the workforce.  

Specifically, our new changes include:

* Increased Tuition Investment:  Increase in tuition investment for eligible Crew to $2,500/year, up from $700/year.

* Lowered Eligibility Requirements:  Increase access to the program by lowering participation requirement from nine months to 90 days of employment.  In addition, dropping from 20 hours to 15 hours minimum per week to enable restaurant workers more time to focus on studies.

In addition to the college benefits, Archways to Opportunity also includes:

* Educational Advising:  Providing access to free educational advising services.

* English as a Second Language (ESL):  Offering a program that teaches employees the English they need to communicate effectively and confidently with customers and staff every day.

* Online high school completion:  This program helps employees earn a high school diploma at no cost.

If you are interested in letting your students know about the program or would like more information from me please feel free to contact me. Archways is aimed at helping thousands of employees support their college dreams with tuition assistance, complete their high school diplomas, and/or learn English while on the job. I have also attached the poster that we place in our break rooms for our current employees.

For more information please visit


The South Dakota State Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution offers this annual $500 scholarship to direct descendants of the United States Military Veterans.


Any high school senior who plans to attend an institution of higher learning, is a resident of South Dakota, and is a direct descendant of a United States Military Veteran are eligible. This includes legally adopted descendants. The term "Veteran" refers to former and current members of the United States Armed Forces, including member of the National Guard.

Application Requirements:

*Personal letter

*3 recommendation letters


*Copy of qualifying military member's service record

Deadline: February 15, 2019

Please see Brenda in Stevens Student Services for more information.





National Society Daughters of the American Revolution

 Open to any High School Senior

Qualifications: 70% -- Dependability, Service, Leadership and Patriotism

                     30% --Essay--must be written in a TWO HOUR time period on 8 1/2 by 11 paper. Essay must be no

                               more than 550 words handwritten in ballpoint pen or computer generated.                                                         The essay must be written in the presence of a faculty member. Only the student my

                               edit the essay and then only in the allotted time. Neatness, legibility, originality,

                               and historical accuracy will be considered in the judging. No other material other than                                dictionary may be used.           

 ***Essay: November 6th from 810 am to 1010 am in Stevens Student Services***

Applications are due at time of essay writing. Please see Brenda in the Stevens Student Services for application and to sign up for essay slot on November 6th, 2018.

 Money: State Winner -- $250

           Multi State Winner -- $500

            National Winner -- $5000



AES Scholarship Deadline Is Approaching
The deadline for the 13th annual AES Scholarship is October 6, 2018. 
Visit our website at and please encourage your students to apply.  We wish them all good luck!





Application Deadline: FEBRUARY 15, 2019

Please note deadline exceptions on Partners page for:
Clarkson University
Drexel University

Merrimack College
 Johnson & Wales University

Rochester Institute of Technology

University of Cincinnati

University of Toledo

Wentworth Institute of Technology

State University of New York Oswego

QUALIFICATIONS: To qualify for this scholarship, students must:

• Have a cumulative high school GPA of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale

• Apply and be accepted for the 2018-2019 academic year at one of the WACE Partner Institutions listed.


*Meet other merit scholarship criteria as established by the institutions selected on the application

INSTRUCTIONS: Please complete the National Co-op Scholarship Program Application including a typed one-page essay (200-words) describing why you have chosen to pursue a college cooperative education program.

If you are downloading application to submit by mail, please mail it to:
600 Suffolk Street, Suite 125
Lowell, MA 01854

For General Questions, please contact: Michelle Hansford at

Early applications are highly encouraged

WACE encourages minority and female students as well as students interested in science, mathematics, engineering and technology (SMET) to apply for this merit co-op scholarship.

Please note the selection of scholarship winners is decided by each partner institution.

All scholarships are non-transferable.

Applications are available in Stevens Student Services.