Scholarship List 2014-15

(current as of 18 February 2015)
 
ALL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS CAN BE FOUND

ON THE TABLE IN THE UPSTAIRS HALLWAY IN THE H.S.


SEE MR. PREHEIM FOR ASSISTANCE

FOR MORE SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION,

SEE SCHOLARSHIPS LISTED BY TECH OR UNIVERSITY

OR TO SEE LINKS TO SCHOLARSHIPS SEARCHES

Click on the Student Information and College Prep

Buttons on the Armour School Website

USD Scholarship Deadline January 13, 2015        
SDSU Scholarhip Deadline January 15, 2015        
Black Hills State Priority Deadline December 20, 2014        
Dakota State Scholarship Deadline March 1, 2015        
Lake Area Tech Scholarship Deadline April 1, 2015        
Mount Marty Scholarship Day January 29, 2015        
Northern State Scholarship Deadline March 1, 2015        
Southeast Tech Scholarship Deadline April 1, 2015


Local Scholarships
WIA / Mary Werkmeister Memoral Number and Amount Vary 3/1/2015
Open to all Armour HS graduates    
Basin Electric/Douglas Electric $1,000 2/13/2015
Parents must be a member of Douglas Electric    
Based on GPA, leadership, etc.    
Golden West Telephone $1,000 3/15/2015
Must reside in Golden West (724) service area    
AND subscribe to at least one of their services.    
AHS has a packet that must be completed.    
Based on ACT, academics, essay, etc.    
Douglas County Conservation District 3) $500 3/31/2015
Must be top 50% of class    
Must be majoring in an agricultural related field    
Midstate Communications 10) $500 March
Must reside in and be tele subscriber w/Midstate    
(Apps can also be found at:  www.midstatesd.net)    
First State Bank   4/15/2014
Pick up and return at the bank.    
Coca Cola Scholarship   April
AHS Alumni Varies 5/2/2014
Armour Teacher Association   April
Loraine Theatre   ???
Get form to and from Susan Lout    
     
State of South Dakota
SD Scholarships    
www.sdscholarships.org    
Direct links to SD Dept of ED Scholarships    
Dakota Corps    
Jump Start    
Opportunity    
Ardell Bjugstad    
Annis I. Fowler/Kaden    
Haines Memorial    
Dakota Corps Tuition 2/1/2015
Based on ACT, GPA and high need areas    
www.state.sd.us/dakotacorps/default.html    
SD DAR Scholarship $500 3/1/2015
Must be a direct descendant of a military veteran    
Bellator Titans MC $500 3/31/2015
Financial Need, Essay Question, Application    
First National Bank South Dakota Varies April
See Application or Email    
SF Farmers Unior Foundation Scholarship    
www.sdfu.org 3) $500 12/1/2014
Parents must be members of SD Farmers Union    
Buche Foods Underdog Scholarship $1,000 3/17/2015
Goes to student who has overcome obstacles in their life    
SD Agri-Business Association Scholarship 3) $1000 3/1/2015
Must be a member of Farmer's Alliance    
Must be majoring in Agriculture field    
SD Farmer's Union "Insuring a Brighter Tomorrow" 25) $1000 4/15/2015
www.sdfufoundation.org    
Must be a member of SD Farmer's Union    
OR  a policy holder in Farmer's Union Insurance    
OR  participate in a SDHSAA sanctioned event    
Karst Memorial Scholarship 3) $500 March
SD Association of Cnxervation/Douglas Co Cons Dist    
Must be top half of class    
Must be entering an agricultural related field    
BankWest Scholarship 15) $1500  
Must be BankWest deposit account holder    
www.bankwest-sd.com    
First Dakota Bank Scholarship 16) $1000  
Must have FirstChoice Checking Acct    
www.firstdakota.com    
Elks Nat'l Scholarship "Most Valuable" $100-$300 12/6/2013
www.elks.org/enf/scholars    
Based on financial need, leadership, scholarship    
ESA (Epsilon Sigma Alpha) Foundation $1,000 2/1/2014
www.epsilonsigmaalpha.org/scholarships-and-grants    
Based on Community Service, Financial Need, and Scholarship    
Yankton College Scholarship Application Varies 2/20/2015
Must have a family member w/relationship to Yankton College    
Scholarship good for any accredited college    
www.yanktoncollege.org    
Sioux Falls Area Community Foundation Scholarships $250 - 3/1/14 to
SFACF has over 50 different scholarships $5000 4/1/14
See booklet for descriptions    
www.sfacf.org    
Better Business Bureau Student of Integrity 2) $2000 3/6/2015
http://bbb.org/h/mqf    
demonstrate humility, courage, compassion and respect    
First National Bank Varies April
Cutis Marvin Hohn Legacy $1,000 3/15/2014
SD grad based on a list of characteristics    
Preference given to history, political sci, or water resources    
SD Agri-Busines Association 3) $1000 3/1/2014
SD grad majoring in agriculture - customer or employee of SDABA    
http://sdaba.org/scholarshipinfo.htm    

Institution Specific
USD Scholarship Deadline January 13, 2015          
SDSU Scholarhip Deadline January 15, 2015          
Black Hills State Priority Deadline December 20, 2014          
Dakota State Scholarship Deadline March 1, 2015          
Lake Area Tech Scholarship Deadline April 1, 2015          
Mount Marty Scholarship Day January 29, 2015          
Northern State Scholarship Deadline March 1, 2015          
Southeast Tech Scholarship Deadline April 1, 2015
Mitchell Technical Institute Varies Varies
Several Scholarships avaailable.    
Criteria varies.  Some is program specific.    
You were sent an email with info and link.  Or:    
Go to following link.    
http://www.mitchelltech.edu/alumni/mtifoundation/mtifreshmanscholarships/    
Mitchell Area Manufacturers Association $500 Oct. 7
Must attend MTI    
Random Drawing from all applicants $1000-  
Mitchell Tech - Star Scholars $2000  
Must have GPA 3.0 and ACT 24    
Must attend MTI    
Mitchell Tech - Legacy $500- ongoing
Parent, Grandparent, sibling must be MTI Alum $1000  
Must attend MTI    
SD Engineering Society $2,000 2/1/2014
Attend SDSU or School of Mines    
Based on test scores, transcipts, activites, and answers    
www.sdes.org    
Lake Area Technical $4,000 same time as
Critical Needs Wrokforce Scholarships   admissions app
Must enroll in specific program    
www.lakeareatech.edu    

Specific Organization/Membership/Characteristics
   
Richard Hagen-Minerva Harvey Memorial Scholarship $1000/year 3/7/2014
Must be enrolled member of an American Indian Tribe    

Specific Areas of Study
   
SD Tech Institutes Critical Needs Workforce Scholarship uto   
Up to half of your tuition could be paid $5000  
Must major in a critical need program    
Must agree to working in that occupation in SD for 3 yrs    
Failure to do so or to complete the program    
will change scholarship to a loan that must be repaid    
Yankton Medical Clinic (4) $1000 3/25/2015
Must be pursuing a major in a medical field    
Must have a 3.2 GPA    
SD Engineering Society $2,000 1/19/2015
Attend SDSU or School of Mines    
Based on test scores, transcipts, activites, and answers    
www.sdes.org    
CHS Foundation $1000- 4/1/2015
Must be enrolled in ag-related degree program $2000  
(Students pursuing STEM will be considered)    
Horton Machine Tool Technology Scholarship up to  May
Must enroll in a Machine Tool Tech program $3500  
SD Soceity for Technology in Education Scholarship varies 3/28/2014
Must 2.5 gpa and majoring in Ed Tech or Informational Tech
See Mrs. Bitterman email for application
   

National Scholarships
Horatio Alger Scholarship up to 10/25/2014
See flyer or go to:    www.horatioloalger.org/scholarships
GPA 2.0, critical financial need, other characteristics
$22,000  
Burger King Varies 12/15/2014
http://www.bkmclamorefoundation.org/WhatWeDo/ScholarsProgram    
B. Davis Scholarship $1,000 5/26/2014
www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm
Based on written essay
   
Abbot & Fenner $1,000 6/14/2014
www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm
Written Essay
   
Best Buy $1,000 February
1,100 scholarships of $1000 each
grades, community service and/or work experience
http://pr.bby.com
   
Buick Acheivers Scholarship Program 1000) 2/27/2015
4-yr college - focus on engineering, tech design
or business, with an interest in the auto industry
www.buickachievers.com
$2,000  
GE-Reagon Foundation Scholarship Program up to  1/9/2014
www.reaganfoundation.org/scholarships $10000  
State Farm Good Neigbhor Scholarship   3/2/2015
GPA between 2.5 and 3.2
Based on leadership, volunteerism, financial need