There are other special grants and scholarships available through the state and specific organizations.
North Dakota State Grant: The deadline to apply for the North Dakota State Grant is March 15. You must complete the FAFSA application and you must be enrolled as a full-time student. This is a need-based grant.
North Dakota Scholars Program: North Dakota's best and brightest high school graduates receive a financial incentive to remain in North Dakota for college. To learn more about this opportunity, log onto http://www.ndus.edu/students/paying-for-college/grants-scholarships/.
North Dakota Academic Scholarships OR North Dakota Career & Technical Education Scholarships:
- Rewards students for taking challenging coursework in high school in preparation for college.
- The scholarship value is up to $6000 ($750/semester) for students who qualify.
- To apply, complete the ACT or WorkKeys before Feb 12.
- Application is available on the ND Department of Public Instruction website.
North Dakota Indian Scholarship: This scholarship assists American Indian students in obtaining a college education. You can learn more about the scholarship at http://www.ndus.edu/students/paying-for-college/grants-scholarships/.
Tribal Sources: Contact your tribal Higher Education Office.
Vocational Rehabilitation: Contact your vocational rehabilitation counselor.
North Dakota National Guard: Check with your state tuition assistance program manager at the ND State Guard Office.
Learn more about your financial aid options at http://www.finaid.org.