Build Dakota Full Ride Scholarship
Calling all skilled scholars - you could get your tech degree for FREE with the build Dakota scholarship program. The following high-need fields of study have been approved for the Build Dakota Scholarship program. Agriculture - Automotive - Building Trade/Construction - Energy and Engineering Technicians - HealthCare - IT/Computer Information Systems - Precision Manufacturing - Welding. Learn more and apply today at BuildDakotaScholarships.com. Deadline is March 31, 2019. See Mr. Caldwell if interested.
2019 Youth Trooper Academy
Are you interested in law enforcement? The youth Trooper Academy provides an intensive weeklong experience at the SD Law Enforcement Training Center in Pierre, SD Applicants must be high school juniors or seniors in good academic standing. To Apply - check out http://www/sdlegion.org/program.sd-youth-trooper-academy more information and qualifications. Applications can be found on the website. Application deadline is March 23, 2019.
Dates to Remember
Scrubs Camp - Any student interested in the medical field, see Mr. Caldwell - by Feb. 26th.
March 15 - Practice ACT - 8:30 to 11:30 AM
The University of Wyoming rep will be at BFHS on Tuesday, Jan. 29th - 1:00 to 12:30 PM Student Center
State/National Scholarships 2019
National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association Scholar/Essay - Applicant must have participated in two sports for at least two years in each sport. See Rhonda for application. Deadline is Feb. 28, 2019
Ducks Unlimited National Scholarship Program - scholarship amounts are $500; $1,000 and $10,000. Essay required. For more informarion or to apply visit www.ducks.org./scholarship. Deadline is March 1, 2019
Junior Achievement of South Dakota $500 Scholarship - all seniors are eligible to apply. See Rhonda for application. Deadline is March 1, 2019.
Subway Fresh Start Scholarship - $2,500 - applicants must be employed at a SUBWAY restaurant for at least 6 continuous months as of the application deadline; have a gradepoint of 2.5; and plan to enroll in a full or part time undergrad program at an accredited 2 or 4 year college or university or a full or part-time vocational/technical school. Deadline is March 7, 2019. Apply at www.scholarsapply.org/fresh-start/.
Scott Mecham BBB Student of Integrity Award - this award recognizes students who exemplify ethical behavior and personal integrity, and who demonstrated humility, courage, compassion and respect for their peers, teachers and community. Applications can be accessed at bbb.org/south-dakota. Deadline is March 8, 2019.
2019 Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarship program - $10,000 - open to individuals studying eligible engineering or computer science majors; demonstrate financial need. must have a minimum 3.5 GPA and enroll in a full time undergraduate study at an accredited 4-year college or univirsity. For more information and to apply visit https://lockheedmartin.com.scholarship. Deadline is March 12, 2019.
Bellator Titans Motorcycle Club Scholarship - available to a senior in need of financial assistance. Applicants need to plan to attend an in-state school. Applicants do not need to be at the top of their class, but the committee is searching for students who are hardworking and motivated to succeed. See Rhonda for application. Deadline is March 15, 2019.
The Society of Black Hills Pioneers - $500 - An original essay - not less than 500 words or more than 1000 words related to a locall historcial personality, group of people, or some significant historical event or development which has been an aspect of Black Hills History. See Rhonda for application. Deadline is March 15, 2019.
Horatio Alger Denny Sanford Scholarship program - scholarships in the amount of $10,000 or $25,000 to be disbursed over the student's college career. Applicant must be pursuing a bachelor's degree at one of the following schools - BHSU, Dakota State University, SD School of Mines, SDSU, USD, Augustana University, Univ of Sioux Falls, Univ of Minnesota - Twin Cities - apply at application.horatioalger.org. Applicant must enter the application code SAN19 Deadline is March 15, 2019.
Highmark Credit Union Scholarship - $500 - applicant must be a Highmark Credit Union member; graduating senior and planning to attend a two or four year post-secondary accredited university or a technical/vocational school. Deadline is March 22, 2019. See Rhonda for application.
American Foreign Service Association High School Essay Contest - $2500 - essay topic - "Why Diplomacy and Peacebuilding Matter" For more information visit www.afsa.org/essaycontest. Deadline is March 25, 2019.
Resource Conservation Speech Contest - $2300 in scolarships awarded. 2019 topic is "Ag Technology: Farming & Rancing for a Future" Deadline is March 30, 2019. See Rhonda for Application.
Northern Hills Federal Credit Union Scholarship - applicant must be a member in good standing of Northern Hills Federal Credit Union and must be atteding an accredited college, university or vocational/techincal school. Applications must be postmarked March 30, 2019. See Rhonda for application
iHelp - $1,000 Scholarship & ipad drawing - see Rhonda for application. Deadline is March 31, 2018
Brian H. Greif Memorial Scholarship - for graduates pursuing study in a career as a Diesel Technician. See Rhonda for application. Deadline April 1, 2019.
Inez Taylor Walter Scholarship fund - available to senior going into nursing field. Preference in awarding this scholarship will be given to a student planning on attending a South Dakota or North Dakota college or university. 750 word written essay on "Why I am choosing Nursing as my profression." Deadline is April 1, 2019. See Rhonda for application.
Northwestern Engineering Company and Hills Products Group scholarship - all seniors planning on continuing their education at a trade school, college or university are eligible to apply. Deadline is April 1, 2019. See Rhonda for application.
Black Hills Home Builders Association scholarship - $1,000 - applicant must have goals of employment in the home building industry. Deadline is April 12, 2019. See Rhonda for application.
SD Retailers scholarship program - $1,000 to $2,000 - available to students studying a career in retailing or a retail-related field, whether as an owner, manager or employee. Many retail-related fields of study are eligible, including culinary arts, auto repair, diesel mechanics, pharmacy, tourism management, photography, business management, landscape and design, HVAC and more. See Rhonda for more information and application. Deadline is April 22, 2019.
Neiman Enterprises Post-Secondary Education Scholarship Program - applicant must be a high school senior and a son/step-son or daughter/step-daughter of a Neiman Enterprises employee living in employee's household. Deadline is May 1, 2019. See Rhonda for application.
Black Hills Golf Association "Most Valuable Student" scholarship - $1,000 -this scholarship is optn to seniors who have or are now participating in a junior golf program. See Rhonda for application. Deadline is May 15, 2019.
Southern Utah University Aviation program has allocated three $20,000 scholarships to Whirly-Girls International for female helicopter pilot students. For more more info email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.orgA/T.
Wendy's High School Heisman Scholarship - this year Wendy's High School Heisman is awarding over $60,000 in scholarships to the nation's most acomplished scholar-athletes. Heisman-worth students can apply at wendysheisman.com.
"B Davis Scholarship" - $1,000 - visit http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm. Deadline is May 24, 2019
BigSun Scholarship - the BigSun organization is proud to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits, so are offering a $500 annual scholarship to a deserving student. All senior student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in. Apply at http://www.bigsunathletics.com. Deadline is June 19, 2019