Scholarships and Awards

Undergraduate Scholarships and Awards
Minot State offers a variety of undergraduate scholarships funded from gifts to the University. Scholarships are based on academic achievements, financial need and other criteria defined by the donors.  For a list of scholarships, view the undergraduate catalog.

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How to apply:

    (this application is for Minot State scholarships for fall semester 2021 and spring semester 2022)
  • To apply for Minot State scholarships, you must be fully accepted to Minot State 
  • Deadline is February 15, 2021. Late applications may be submitted after the deadline, but priority will go to applications received by the deadline. 

The 2022-2023 Minot State General Scholarship Application for the next academic year (fall 2022, spring 2023, summer 2023) will be available in December with a February 15, 2022 deadline. 

  • Scholarships are divided between fall and spring semesters with funds credited directly into your student account.
  • Scholarship recipients must be registered as a full time student for the semester(s) the scholarship is awarded.
    • full time for an undergraduate student is a minimum of 12 credits
    • full time for a graduate student is a minimum of 9 credits 
  • If you withdraw from the University and have a refund, the refund will be applied back to the scholarship fund.
  • The maximum amount you can receive from institutional funds cannot exceed the tuition, fees and books, and room and meals (if living on campus). Institutional funds include any award programs and endowed scholarships.
  • A "Thank You" letter to your scholarship donor must be sent to:
    • "Scholarship Name"
      c/o Minot State University Advancement Office
      500 University Avenue W
      Minot, ND 58707

Not all Colleges and/or Departments use the online scholarship application. Be sure to check with your College and/or Department for additional scholarship information

 Award programs are subject to change without notice and subject to the availability of funds.
*Late applications will be considered as funds are available.