Dakota Adventist Academy

Bismarck | ND
Check here for information on scholarships available to students:

Frank & LuLu Sanders Scholarship - this scholarhip is available to students who hold membership in the Dakota Conference of Seventh-day Adventists.  Post-secondary enrollment must be in an educational institution listed in the most recent official Seventh-day Adventist Yearbook.

Prudential Spirit of Community Award - this program recognizes students who are committed to the spirit of volunteerism and community service.  DAA's mission statement reflects our commitment to active involvement in community service, and students who receive honors may be eligible for unrestricted awards of $1,000 or more, additional awards (President's Volunteer Service Award), and an all-expense paid trip to Washington, D.C. for special recognition events.  This award was created to honor students for outstanding acts of community service.  Students complete applications online and then submit them to the DAA principal for review and further recognition.

Horatio Alger Association Scholarship Program - this scholarship rewards students who possess the character to succeed in life.  This scholarship helps students overcome the financial barriers of pursuing higher education.  Qualifications: be a full-time senior in a US high school with plans to enter college in the fall semester following graduation, exhibit a strong committment to completing a bachelor's degree, demonstrate critical financial need, be involved in co-curricular and community service activities, display integrity and perserverance in overcoming adversity, maintain a minimum GPA of 2.0, and be a US citizen.  Learn more and apply on the scholarship program's website.

Montana State University Presidential Scholarship - this scholarship for students with a cumulative GPA of 3.75 and a composite score of 30 on the ACT or 1410 on the SAT; students will also be reviewed based on academic distinction, demonstration of leadership and commitment to public service, and research and/or creative endeavors.  Students can apply online at www.montana.edu/honors.

North Dakota Academic Scholarship
North Dakota Career & Technical Education (CTE) Scholarship

Both of these merit-based scholarship aim to increase high school rigor and retain college students in the state of North Dakota.  More information on these scholarships is available on their website (click here).  Apply for these scholarships online at http://www.dpi.state.nd.us/scholarship.

Fastweb Scholarship Database
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