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Types of Scholarships

Scholarships are gifts awarded to students on the basis of academic achievement, need or other criteria. Many students qualify each year for scholarships offered by private and public agencies, groups, and organizations. Students are encouraged to research other possible scholarship sources with their high school counselors, principals, and librarians.

Lake Region State College Scholarship
Florence Lake Presidential Scholarship
Honors Scholarship
Bookstore Bucks
Part-time Student Scholarship
Toolbox Award
Athletic Award
International Scholars
Student Employment Award
Alan Martin Cooperative Management Training Scholarship
Cultural Diversity Award

 

Lake Region State College Scholarship

Lake Region State College awards nearly $185,000 in scholarships to more than 200 students each year. Applicants must complete a scholarship application. Before completing the online application you should type up the essay portion so you can cut and paste it into the application form.

Essay Instructions: Write an essay about your academic accomplishments, leadership skills, volunteer services, and your connection to any of the following organizations.  If you have or have had any financial or life challenges, address these in the essay as well.

List of Organizations for the essay:

American Association of University Women Business and Professional Women
Citizens Community Credit Union ND Comany structured as a COOP
Leevers Food, Inc. Lions Club
Crary ND Community Masonic Lodge
Montana Dakota Utilities Kiwanis Club
Rebekahs/Odd Fellows Rotary Club
North Dakota Telephone Company ND Fire Department
Good Samaritan, Lake Country Manor, or Heartland Care Center

 Next step is to complete the Scholarship Application.


Florence Lake Presidential Scholarship: Full Tuition

Requirements:

  • Must have demonstrated leadership skills
  • ACT composite of 28 or higher (or SAT equivalent)
  • Must continuously enroll as full-time (12+ credits/semester)
  • Degree seeking
  • Maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA
  • Scholarship application

Scholarship Award: 

Provides full tuition for 4 semesters for new students who meet the above requirements.  Upon receiving a student's ACT composite score (or SAT equivalent) LRSC automatically awards a Presidential scholarship to qualifying  students.  Awarding begins in September and continues until all scholarships are awarded.


Honor Scholarships: $300 - $1000

Requirements for New Students:

  • Traditional age students must submit the Scholarship application; or have ACT scores and/or class rank information on file with Lake Region State College; or submit a recommendation from a school official.
  • Adult students must submit the Scholarship application and a letter of support from a responsible community member; or earn Dean's or President's List status.

Requirements for Returning Students:

  • Returning students must submit the Scholarship application or be recommended by a faculty member; or earn Dean's or President's List status.

Scholarship Award:

  • Date: March 1st -- Applications from students who will enroll as full-time (12+ credits), degree-seeking receive priority consideration. 
  • Awards are distributed over 2 semesters


Bookstore Bucks: $250

Requirements:

Dates:
April 15th for fall semester;  October 15th for spring semester

  • For new students
  • Full-time (12+ credits)
  • Campus based instruction
  • Not selected for Presidential or Honors Scholarship
  • Must submit Application for Admissions, pay application fee, and submit Scholarship application by April 15th or October 15th.

Scholarship Award:
Provides cash for the purchase of books at the Lake Region State College Bookstore.


Part-time Student Scholarship: $100 - $300

Requirements:

  • Degree-seeking
  • Must have completed 12 credits at Lake Region State College in the past 3 years
  • GPA of 2.5 or higher.
  • Enrolled in 3 or more credits
  • Must submit the Scholarship application

Scholarship Award:

  • Awards are on a per semester basis, applicants must re-apply each semester 
  • Early applications are given priority consideration
  • Awards continue until all scholarships are awarded or until 2 weeks before classes start, whichever occurs first.


Toolbox Award -- $1000 (approximate value)

Requirements:

Award:

  • 6 well-stocked toolboxes awarded annually to students in the Automotive Technology program
  • Early applications are given priority consideration
     


Athletic Scholarship

Requirements:

  • Participation on an athletic team
    • Men's Basketball
    • Women's Basketball
    • Women's Volleyball
    • Men's Baseball
    • Women's Softball

Scholarship Award:

  • Scholarships are awarded as determined by the coach


International Scholars

Requirements:

  • Must submit Application for Admissions, pay application fee and submit all required materials
  • TOEFL score of 525 (paper); or 65 or higher (ibt); or IELTS 5.5 or higher -- not required for native English speakers
  • International Student Financial Statement indicating student's ability to cover cost of attendance verified by a banking official
  • Application for student housing, paid application fee
  • Additional health screenings may be required
  • Application letter which:
    • requires International Scholar status
    • describes academic preparation
    • discusses willingness to assist with campus goals to encourage global understanding
  • Reference letters from 2 qualified individuals describing the applicant's abilities and educational goals
  • Participation in campus-wide diversity activities and multicultural club

Scholarship Award:

  • Students transferring before completing an educational plan must refund scholarship funds
  •  50% tuition reduction on the International student rate.

International Scholar brochure -- more information


Work Scholarship

Requirements:

Awards:

  • Financial Aid staff determines awards for qualifying students


Alan Martin Cooperative Management Training Scholarship: up to $1500

Requirements:

  • Full or part-time students seeking an AAS in Marketing or AA (transfer track) degree concentrating on business related courses
  • Students preparing for business management careers with a focus on businesses structured as cooperatives
  • Must submit the Scholarship application

Scholarship Award:

  • Scholarship is renewable
  • Applications accepted year round
  • Summer internship stipends are available


Cultural Diversity Award

Lake Region State College welcomes all students. Those who come from diverse cultures bring unique knowledge and views of the world. We encourage these students to share their perspectives in ways that enrich our learning community.

Requirements:

Awards:

  • Date:  July 15th deadline for Cultural Diversity Tuition Award Application
  • Up to 26 awards each year
  • For full-time (12+ credits/semester) students covers half the cost of tuition
  • For part-time students award is pro-rated
  • Recipients are limited to 2 years of eligibility regardless of award amounts
 

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