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The South Dakota Board of Regents system scholarship applications for the 2021-2022 school year are available on the SDBOR Website.


You can find out more information at the following link:

Critical Teaching Needs Scholarship (Deadline: April 15, 2021)
Dakota Corps Scholarship (Deadline: February 1, 2021)
Jump Start Scholarship (Deadline: September 1)
South Dakota Opportunity Scholarship
Need Based Scholarship

Board of Regents Endowed Scholarships

Board of Regents Endowed Scholarships
Ardell Bjugstad Scholarship (Deadline: February 26, 2021)
The Ardell Bjugstad Scholarship Program for NAtive American Students provides support for freshman Native American Students who are pursuing studies in agribusiness, agricultural production, agricultural sciences, or a natural resources degree at any postsecondary institution.
Blank BjugstadPDF Application
Fillable BjugstadPDF Application
Annis Irene Fowler/Kaden Scholarship (Deadline February 26, 2021)
The Annis Irene Fowler/Kaden Scholarship is awarded to first-time entering freshman at BHSU, DSU, NSU or USD and who will select elementary education as their major field. Special consideration is given to students with demonstrated motivational ability, a disability, or who are self-supporting.
Blank Fowler PDF Application
Fillable Fowler PDF Application
Marlin R. Scarborough Memorial Scholarship (Deadline:Set by each Institution)
The Marlin R. Scarborough Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a student who is classified as a junior at a public university at the time funding is received. Each South Dakota public university nominates one student for the scholarship.
Blank Scarborough PDF Application
Fillable Scarborough PDF Application

Questions related to any of these scholarship programs may be directed to:

Kerri Richards

Student Services Coordinator

South Dakota Board of Regents

306 East Capitol Avenue, Suite 200

Pierre, SD 57501

Office: 605-773-3455

Fax: 605-773-5320

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