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Scholarships and Assistantships

Assistantships

Some faculty may have graduate research assistantships available. At NDSU there is a tuition waiver if you have a research assistantship appointment.

Scholarships


The Department of Soil Science provides eight scholarships each year. These scholarships range from $300 to $2,300 each.

Clarence and Cora Engberg Scholarship

Sponsor Representative: Mr. Clarence Engberg
Awarded to a deserving graduate or undergraduate student in Soil Science
2011-2012 Recipients: Eva Sebesta and Gabriel Aher
2012-2013 Recipients: Yangbo “Kathy” He; Bradley Schmidt; Elizabeth Burdolski

Roy A. Erickson Scholarship

Sponsor Representative: The Roy Erickson Family
Awarded to a graduate or undergraduate student in soil science in recognition of academic achievement and professional involvement
2011-2012 Recipients: Eric Viall and Yangbo "Kathy" He
2012-2013 Recipients: Sarah Lovas; Lakesh Sharma

Enoch and Ruth Norum Scholarship

Sponsor Representative: Dr. Thomas M. Norum and Family
Awarded to a major in Soil Science
2011-2012 Recipient: Jordaan Thompson
2012-2013 Recipient: Joseph Budke

Dr. Charles Kellogg Scholarship

Benefactor: Leo Anderson Estate
Awarded to an undergraduate or graduate student in Soil Science or Physical/Earth Science option of the Natural Resources Management Program
2011-2012 Recipients: Xuelian Bai and Joseph Budke
2012-2013 Recipients: Gabriel Aher; Carrie Werkmeister-Karki

Ben Hoag Memorial Scholarship

Sponsor Representative: Mrs. Dorothea Hoag and Family
Awarded to a student pursuing studies in Soil Science
2011-2012 Recipient: Jordaan Thompson
2012-2013 Recipient: Brandon Montgomery

Raymond V. Olson Memorial Scholarship

Sponsor Representative: Susan Metzler
Awarded to a Junior or Senior in Soil Science who is a native of North Dakota
2011-2012 Recipient:No award given this year.
2012-2013 Recipient: Jordaan Thompson

Merlind "Bud" and Betty Lou Lannoye Scholarship

Sponsor Representative: Gerry Lannoye and Judith K. Larson
Awarded to a Junior or Senior in Soil Science who is a resident of North Dakota
2011-2012 Recipient: No award given this year.
2012-2013 Recipient: No award given this year.

Hollis Omodt Scholarship

Sponsor Representative:  North Dakota Professional Soil Classifiers
Awarded to a student in Soil Science
2011-2012 Recipient: No award given this year.
2012-2013 Recipient: John Breker

Soil Science majors are also eligible candidates for the following scholarships in the College of Agriculture at North Dakota State University:

  • Donald Kenna Scholarship
  • Irvin T. Dietrich Scholarship
  • Chuck Rongen Scholarship
  • Harry and Lillie Seidel Agriculture Scholarship

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Soil Science Department
North Dakota State University
Phone: +1 (701) 231-8901 - Fax: (701) 231-7861
Campus address: Walster Hall 106
Mailing address: Dept 7680 PO Box 6050, Fargo, ND 58108-6050
Page manager: Nathan.Derby@NDSU.EDU

Last Updated: Monday, June 10, 2013 11:15:13 AM