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Alert Scholarship
Sponsor: Alert Magazine
P.O. Box 4833
Boise, ID 83711
Eligibility: Scholarships are awarded for the best editorials on the prevention of drug and alcohol abuse. Winning editorials will be published in Alert Magazine. Applicants must be high school students between the ages of 18 and 19 and residents of Alaska, Colorado, Idaho, Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Washington or Wyoming. Applicants must have a minimum 2.5 GPA.

Amount: $500
Deadline: Ongoing
How to apply: No application necessary. To apply, submit a 650-800 word essay along with official transcript and personal photograph.
Website: http://www.alertmagazine.org

Animal Health International FFA Scholarship
Sponsor: National FFA Organization
P.O. Box 68960
6060 FFA Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
Eligibility: Applicants must be under 23 years of age and current members of FFA. Applicants must be residents of one of the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington or Wyoming. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ffa.org

BNSF Railway Company FFA Scholarship
Sponsor: National FFA Organization
P.O. Box 68960
6060 FFA Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
Eligibility: Applicants must be current FFA members and high school seniors or college students planning to enroll or currently enrolled full-time. Students must be pursuing a four-year degree in one of the following agricultural fields: business management, economics, sales and marketing or finance. They must be residents of California, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota or Texas. Applicants must have at least a 3.0 GPA. Students only need to complete the online application one time to be considered for all FFA-administered scholarships. The application requires information about the student's activities and a 1,000-word essay. Awards may be used for books, supplies, tuition, fees and room and board.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ffa.org

Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: American Indian Science and Engineering Society
2305 Renard Place
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Eligibility: Applicants must reside in one of the following states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota or Washington. Applicants must also major in one of the following areas: business, engineering, math, medicine/health administration, natural/physical sciences, technology or education and belong to AISES. Applicants must have a 2.0 minimum GPA.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: May 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.aises.org

Clay Lacy Professional Pilot Scholarship
Sponsor: EAA Aviation Center
3000 Poberezny Road
Oshkosh, WI 54902
Eligibility: Applicants must attend a professional pilot program at the University of North Dakota to earn a degree as a professional pilot. Applicants must meet FAA licensing criteria and must already have their private pilot's license. Applicants must be involved in school and community activities as well as aviation, show financial need and be a member of EAA or be recommended by an EAA member.

Amount: Up to $12,500
Deadline: February 28
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.eaa.org/en/eaa

Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Company of Iowa
Sponsor: National FFA Organization
P.O. Box 68960
6060 FFA Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
Eligibility: Applicants must be working toward degrees in one of the following areas of agriculture: agronomy, crop science, agricultural communications, education, journalism, extension, public relations, business management, economics, finance, sales, marketing, plant pathology, plant breeding, plant genetics, soil science, soil conservation, water conservation or public service and administration. Applicants must be residents of Arkansas, California, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia or Wisconsin. A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: An application form is required.
Website: http://www.ffa.org

Fastline Publications FFA Scholarship
Sponsor: National FFA Organization
P.O. Box 68960
6060 FFA Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
Eligibility: Applicants may be from Iowa or Texas and working toward two-year degrees in agricultural business management, farm and ranch management, livestock management or agricultural sales and marketing. Applicants may also be from Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Wisconsin, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana, Pennsylvania, New York, North Dakota, South Dakota, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, West Virginia, Virginia, North Carolina or South Carolina and working toward four-year degrees in agricultural business management, farm and ranch management, livestock management or agricultural sales and marketing. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: An application form is required.
Website: http://www.ffa.org

Hattie Tedrow Memorial Fund Scholarship
Sponsor: American Legion, Department of North Dakota
405 W. Maine Avenue, Suite 4A
P.O. Box 5057
West Fargo, ND 58078
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors, North Dakota residents and U.S. citizens. They must be direct descendants of veterans with honorable service in the U.S. military.

Amount: Up to $2,000
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applications are available by mail. An application form, essay and proof of veteran's military service are required.
Website: http://www.ndlegion.org

Lee Magnon Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) International Foundation
15835 Park Ten Place
Houston, TX 77084-5145
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate at an accredited two- or four-year college or university. Applicants must be studying engineering and/or science at their chosen school. Applicants must have permanent residence in the NACE Central Area which includes the following states: Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: January 1
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, two recommendation forms, an academic transcript and scholarship essay questions are required.
Website: http://nace-foundation.org/

MetLife Foundation FFA Scholarship
Sponsor: National FFA Organization
P.O. Box 68960
6060 FFA Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
Eligibility: Applicants must be working toward four-year degrees in specific areas of agriculture including public service and administration, agribusiness management, range/soil science, public communications, plant or animal breeding and genetics, education, plant pathology, journalism, technology, extension, mechanization, public relations, finance, economics, sales, marketing or engineering. Applicants must also be residents of one of the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, Wisconsin or Wyoming. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ffa.org

MGMA Midwest Section Scholarship
Sponsor: Medical Group Management Association
104 Inverness Terrace East
Englewood, CO 80112
Eligibility: Applicants must be members of the Medical Group Management Association (MGMA). They must be residents of one of the MGMA Midwest Section states, namely Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota or Wisconsin. They must be undergraduate or graduate students who are enrolled in a degree program that is related to medical practice management (such as public health, business administration or health care administration). Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000-$5,000
Deadline: May 1
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and supporting materials are required.
Website: http://www.mgma.com

Midwest Student Exchange Program
Sponsor: Midwestern Higher Education Compact
105 Fifth Avenue South
Suite 450
Minneapolis, MN 55401
Eligibility: Applicants must currently live in Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota or Wisconsin and wish to attend a participating school in one of these states outside their own. Other eligibility requirements vary depending on the state and school. Awards are tuition reduction for out-of-state schools in the participating region.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Students must clearly mark that they are an MSEP student when applying to the school of their choice.
Website: http://msep.mhec.org

National Defense Transportation Association, St. Louis Area Chapter Scholarship
Sponsor: National Defense Transportation Association-Scott St. Louis Chapter
Attention: Scholarship Committee
P.O. Box 25486
Scott Air Force Base, IL 62225-0486
Eligibility: Preference is given to students majoring in business, transportation logistics and physical distribution or a related field. High school students must live in Illinois or Missouri. College students must attend school in Colorado, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, North Dakota, Nebraska, South Dakota, Wisconsin or Wyoming.

Amount: $1,500-$4,000
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ndtascottstlouis.org

North Dakota Academic Scholarship
Sponsor: North Dakota Department of Career and Technical Education
600 E. Boulevard Avenue
Department 270
Bismarck, ND 58505-0610
Eligibility: Applicants must plan to enroll full-time at an accredited North Dakota postsecondary institution and maintain a minimum 2.75 college GPA. The scholarship may not exceed $6,000 nor extend beyond six years. Students must complete one unit of algebra II, one unit of math for which algebra II is a prerequisite, two units of the same foreign or Native American language, one unit of fine arts or career and technical education and one additional unit of foreign or Native American language, fine arts or career and technical education. Applicants must also earn a C minimum or a half unit in each class, have a minimum cumulative 2.75 GPA, have a minimum score of 24 on the ACT and complete one unit of an advanced placement course and exam or a dual-credit course.

Amount: $750
Deadline: June 2
How to apply: Applications are available from your counselor.
Website: http://www.nd.gov/cte/

North Dakota Career and Technical Scholarship
Sponsor: North Dakota Department of Career and Technical Education
600 E. Boulevard Avenue
Department 270
Bismarck, ND 58505-0610
Eligibility: Applicants must plan to enroll full-time at an accredited North Dakota postsecondary institution and maintain a minimum 2.75 college GPA. The scholarship may not exceed $6,000 nor extend beyond six years. Students must complete one unit of algebra II, two units of an approved plan of study of career and technical education coursework and three additional units (two of which must be in the area of career and technical education). Applicants must also obtain a minimum grade of C or .5 unit per class, have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 and receive a minimum ACT score of 24 or a score of at least five on each of three WorkKeys assessments.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: June 2
How to apply: Applications are available from your counselor.
Website: http://www.nd.gov/cte/

North Dakota Dependent Tuition Waiver
Sponsor: North Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs
4201 38th Street South
Suite 104
Fargo, ND 58104-7535
Eligibility: Applicants must be dependents of a North Dakota veteran who was killed in action, died or became disabled because of a service-connected injury, was a prisoner of war or was declared missing in action. Students must enroll in a North Dakota public institution of higher learning and earn their degree or certificate within 45 months or ten semesters.

Amount: Full tuition
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available from your financial aid office.
Website: http://www.nd.gov/veterans/

North Dakota Scholars Program
Sponsor: North Dakota University System
10th Floor, State Capitol
600 East Boulevard Avenue, Dept. 215
Bismarck, ND 58505
Eligibility: Applicants must be North Dakota high school seniors who have scored in the top 5 percent of all students in North Dakota who have taken the ACT by July 1 in the calendar year preceding college enrollment. They must have plans to attend a North Dakota postsecondary institution. Selection is based on academic merit.

Amount: Full tuition
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available by written request. An application form and supporting documents are required.
Website: http://www.ndus.edu

North Dakota State Student Incentive Grant
Sponsor: North Dakota University System
10th Floor, State Capitol
600 East Boulevard Avenue, Dept. 215
Bismarck, ND 58505
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. They must be North Dakota residents who are high school graduates or GED recipients and enrolled as full-time students in a North Dakota undergraduate program that lasts for at least one academic year. They must be first-time undergraduate students who have no defaulted student loans and who owe no Title IV grant or loan refunds. Selection is based on financial need.

Amount: Up to $1,650
Deadline: April 15
How to apply: Application is made by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Website: http://www.ndus.edu

Retraining Assistance Scholarships
Sponsor: North Dakota Workforce Safety and Insurance
1600 E. Century Avenue
Suite 1
Bismarck, ND 58503
Eligibility: Applicants must be workers who have been injured on the job, have completed the WSI rehabilitation process and would benefit from the funds due to exceptional circumstances or the spouse and children of catastrophically injured workers. Applicants must reapply each year and maintain a satisfactory GPA in order to continue to receive funds.

Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available by phone.
Website: https://www.workforcesafety.com/

Vincent L. Hawkinson Scholarship for Peace and Justice
Sponsor: Vincent L. Hawkinson Foundation for Peace and Justice
324 Harvard Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414
Eligibility: Applicants must advocate peace, reside in or attend school in Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota or Wisconsin and attend an interview in Minneapolis and the fall awards ceremony.

Amount: $1,000-$5,000
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Applications are available by sending a self-addressed stamped envelope, by email or online.
Website: http://www.hawkinsonfoundation.org