Each year, NDSU awards numerous scholarships to new first-year and transfer students.
NDSU scholarships help make an exceptional education even more affordable for talented students like you. Each year, NDSU awards numerous scholarships to new first-year and transfer students.
“We believe choosing NDSU is a smart investment. We offer a variety of scholarships to incoming first-year and transfer students as a way to recognize academic achievement and financial need,” said Seinquis Leinen, director of admission. “In addition to other forms of financial aid, we hope scholarships help remove financial barriers and allow students to focus on what matters most--excelling in the classroom and pursuing their interests.”
Check out some of the different scholarships available to incoming students entering in 2022.
Guaranteed first-year scholarships
You can be awarded a scholarship up to $12,000 over four years to put toward your education, depending on your qualifications.
These awards are automatically awarded, based on your high school cumulative GPA.
All you need to do is apply and gain admission to NDSU by Feb. 1, 2022, if you meet scholarship criteria. No other applications are necessary. See our first-year scholarship opportunities to see how much you could be awarded.
Guaranteed transfer scholarships
Incoming transfer students can be awarded up to $4,000 over two years based on your cumulative college GPA. For full consideration, you must be admitted by April 1 (fall start) deadline. See our transfer scholarship opportunities to see what you might be eligible for.
Other scholarship opportunities
All students are encouraged to apply for scholarships, as they are awarded on different criteria such as high school, academic major and other factors. For full consideration, first-year students must be admitted and submit the online scholarship application by Feb. 1, 2022, and transfer students must do the same by April 1, 2022.
If you complete the admission process after the stated deadlines, you will be considered for scholarships on a funds-available basis. Apply to NDSU now, so you can take advantage of guaranteed scholarship money for your education.
Apply early for optimal consideration. Submit your admission application now, and then apply for NDSU scholarships when you’re admitted.