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  • Prudential Spirit of Community Awards
honoring outstanding community service.
Nov. 6, 2012
  • FIRE Freedom in Academia Essay Contest
Open to HS juniors and seniors. Must write an 800-1000 word essay on topic provided.
Nov. 25, 2012
  • Pet Play Scholarship
HS juniors and seniors will submit an essay with 2-3 photos of their volunteer efforts to help animals and how this invovement has changed their lives or shaped their perceptions of the importance of animal welfare.
Nov. 30, 2012
  • Prudential American Dream Scholarship
Juniors and seniors need to submit an essay based on one (1) of the three (3) essay questions about their personal experience with homeownership
Nov. 30, 2012

  • AXA Achievement Scholarship
go to webiste to access info; a winner will be selected from each state; $10,000 and $25,000.00 scholarships available. Take the 1st 10,000 applicants, so apply early.
Dec. 1, 2012
  • Farmer's Union Foundation
go to education on the sdfu website and click on scholarships, the application is on the right side of page.
Dec. 1, 2012
  • Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Scholarship
Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need.
Dec. 7, 2012
SD Elks $1000.00 Vocational Grant
For students enrolling at a tech school. Applications can be picked up in Mrs. D. Knox's room.
Dec. 2, 2011

  • NFIB Young Entrepreneur
seniors that run their own business.
Dec. 17, 2012


  • SD Engineering Scholarship
Must be hs senior. Must attend SDSU or SD School of Mines and major in engineering. Applicants will be judged on mationzal standard test scores, transcripts, extracurricular activities, and answers to questions on the application
Feb. 1, 2013 or see Mrs. D. Knox for application.
Lucy Hoskins Ayres Scholarship
Child or Grandchild of Veteran and is resident of SD; $500.00 scholarship
Feb. 1, 2012**

      • AXA Acievement Community Scholarship
$2.000 Scholarships; 375 scholarships given; apply at ; They accept the 1st 10,000 applicants, so apply early; must be senior, continue post high ed, and show outstanding achievement in school, community, and work.
Feb. 1, 2013
KFC Colonel's Scholars
must apply online at ; minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75; enroll in public university in state of residence; pursue a bachelor's degree; be a US citizen; demonstrate financial need; apply between Dec. 1 2011 to Feb. 8, 2012; up to $20,000.00 awarded
Feb. 8, 2012

Best Buy Scholarship
Apply online. Students in grade 9-12 eligible. Must demonstrate good grades, commitment to community service and/or work experience.
Feb. 15, 2013
GE-REAGAN Foundation Scholarhip
For more info, eligibility requirements, and an online application go to or follow on Facebook at $10,000.00 renewable scholarships..
Feb. 17, 2012

PC Scholarship Day

Feb. 21

Basin/Northern Electric
Applications were distributed to all of the seniors.
Parents must be cooperative members.
Basin - $1000.00; Northern - $500.00

Feb. 18, 2013

Buick Achievers Scholarship
must be senior, enroll full time at 4 yr. university, major in engineering, technology, design or business, with an interest in auto industry. 100 - 25,000.00 scholarships, 1000 - $2,000.00 scholarships. apply at www.buickachievers,.com
Feb. 28, 2013

  • American Legion Auxiilary
    • Children of Warriors National President's Scholarship

    • SD American Legion Scholarship
child, stepchild, or grandchild of vet or Legion member, financial need, complete 50 hours of volunteer service,senior in HS, and SD resident. Must write essay, need transcript, ACT or SAT Scores, 4 letters of recommendation, copy of FAFSA. .Applications available in Mrs. D. Knox's office.

Child of grandchild of vet, or member of Legion Aux., be 16-22 yrs. old. financial need, resident of SD, 1st time winner of this award, plan to attend college or tech school. Need to write 500 word essay, "Why I Want to Attend a Post Secondary Institiute.", transcript, completed application, and 3 letters of recommendation. See Mrs. D. Knox for comlete info.
March 1, 2013
March 1, 2013

SD Amateur Softball Association Scholarship
Participant and or family member must have participated in the SDASA program for at least 3 years. Must be 19 yr. old or younger and a graduating senior. Must be enrolled in a 2 or 4 yr, post secondary program.

March 1, 2013

Northern Plains Eye Foundation Scholarship
Min. 3.8 unweighted GPA & Min. ACT of 28
Must be looking at going into healthcare related field
March 1, 2012

NSU Wolf Pact Scholarship
Attend NSU
March 1

Hamilton Leadership Academy
College-bound Juniors. Winners receive $500.00 cash scholarship, leadership training in Seattle(2014) and Central America (2015), find out more at
March 6, 2013

Scott Mecham BBB Integerity Award
2 - $2000.00 scholarships awarded in SD. The address below is where the application guide and forms can be downloaded to complete.
March 8, 2013

Riverview Scholarship
Senior at Clark, Doland,or Redfield, 2 - $1000.00, 2 or 4 yr. school, enrolled full-time

March 15, 2013

Fred and Marie Christopherson Scholarship
GPA of 3.9, ACT of 28
March 15, 2013
Joe Foss "An American Hero" Scholarship
GPA of 3.5, ACT of 21
March 15, 2013

Gorden Ingwersen Scholarship
Must graduate from Doland, GPA of 2.0, demonstrate desire to succeed
March 15, 2013
Avera St. Luke's Auxiliary
Pursue a career in health-related field, must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and must attend SD post-secondary school.
5 - $500.00 scholarships given.

March 26, 2013

SD $1000.00 iHELP Scholarship
5 scholarships, must be senior, not be on academic probation, must apply to 2012-13 cost of post secondary ed. Paper copies available on BB outside Mrs. D Knox's room
$1,000 iHELP Scholarship
application available here...
March 31, 2013

US Bank
$1,000.00 scholarships. Go to to sign up. Applications are accepted until May 31,2013. Winners will be selected at random.
May 31, 2013

Karst Scholarship

There are 3 - $500.00 scholarships given, student must attend a 4 yr. college or a vo-tech school and pursue and ag-related career. application above is current for 2013.
March 31, 2013

SDATAT Scholarship
SD Association of Towns & Townships is offering one $1000.00 and one $500.00 scholarship to two hs seniors who reside in SD, are currently attending a SD high school and lives in a town or townnsip who is a current membet of the SDATAT. Graduates of the class of 2014 are eligible to apply.. Must plan to attend a SD post secondary school. Application includes a 500 word essay, 2 support letters, and the application form. Paper applications are available in Mrs. D. Knox's room.
April 1, 2013

WEB Water Scholarship
5 - $500.00 scholarships will be awarded based on leadership skills, public involvement, community service, financial need, participation in school/community activities, and academics. Applications are in Mrs. Darla Knox's room or use this link.
April 1, 2013
Huron Chamber of Commerce Scholarship
1 - $1000.00 scholarship and 2 -$500.00 scholarships; must live in the Huron trade area; must attend a 2 yr or 4 yr. program in SD.
April 1, 2013

Joe and Norma Rahm Memorial Scholarship
graduate of Doland or Redfield, attend SD Post-secondary school, GPA 3.0, involved in activities
April 1, 2013
James Valley Telecommunications
Parent must be members of co-op. Must be senior that will be attending post=secondary education in SD. Must have 2.0 GPA, essay.

April 5, 2013

Full Circle AG (forrmerly 4 Seasons)
pursue an ag program, family actively engaged in farming or a member/patron of Full Circle Ag, average or above academic record, Minimum ACT composite of 18. paper applications in scholarship file in Mrs. D. Knox's room: 10 - $500.00 scholarships. Awards are not based on financial need.
April 12, 2013

Merlin V. Hahn Scholarhip
Minimum GPA of 2.0, senior from Doland, plan to attend post-secondary
April 15, 2013

Dick Paine Scholarship
Minimum GPA of 3.0, attend a post-secondary school in fall 2011, pick up app. in Mrs. D. Knox's room
April 15, 2013

Farmer's State Bank Scholarship
Graduate of Doland; turn in to the superintendent's office
April 15

DHS-Laura Eierman-Lorainne Erdahl Bradley Scholarships
2.0 GPA,Graduate of Doland
April 15

Scottish Rite Book Grant
$100.00 grant to buy books; application in link or paper copy in Mrs. D Knox office

April 15, 2012

Redfield Area Arts Council

April 15

Healthy Lifestyles Scholarship
$5000.00; seniors & 1st yr. college students; under 25 yr. old; complete essay questions.
April 30

Doland Youth Wrestling Club Scholarship
Graduating senior at Doland, GPA of 2.0 plan to attend post secondary, submit to guidance counselor
April 26, 2012

Dial My Dentist Scholarship
$1000.00; students must be ages 16-21.Must be attending college or university full time in the fall of 2011
May 6

Hoton Machine Tool Technology Scholarship
2 scholarships for up to $3500.00 for 1 year. Must have minimum GPA of 2.5, enrolledin tech school program closely related to machine tooling, interested in a career as a machinist
May 31. 2013

      • SD Opportunity Scholarship
$5000.00 over 4 yrs., ACT 24 or higher, GPA 3.0 or higher, attend in state participating school-listed on website. Application is on website.
June 1, 2013

S.S. Scholarship
$1000.00, must be 21 or younger;
June 1

Big Dig Scholarship
$3000.00; must submit an essay; be a senior in HS or 1st 2 years of college
June 1

2011 ICBC Scholarship
$1000.00 musst be 17-21 yr. old; resident of US or Canada;enrolled in post-secondary for fall 2011
June 15