North Dakota Department of Public Instruction
The total value of the scholarship is $6,000, with total annual payments of $1,500 ($750 per semester or $500 per quarter). Scholarships are automatically renewed provided the student is enrolled full time (12 hours the first two terms and 15 hours each term thereafter) and maintains a grade point average of 2.75 or higher.
The number of awards offered each year may vary and is dependent on the number of qualified applicants and the amount of funding available. In the 2012-2013 academic year (the most recent year for which data is available), there were 2,013 scholarships given.
Each student must meet the following criteria: complete the required high school curriculum (details in the "Scholarship Brochure" posted on the DPI website); and complete one unit of an AP course and exam, or 1/2 credit of a dual credit course. Notification of award will be sent to students by June 30 at which time students must log in to the application site and either accept or defer the scholarship.
Applications are available online at the North Dakota Department of Public Instruction (DPI) website. To apply, the student must create a login and password to register an account with the DPI onlin ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.