****Make sure to be checking the college websites for scholarships they have to offer. Some colleges have separate scholarship applications that need to be filled out for students to be considered eligible.

Tobacco Free North Dakota Scholarship

Eligibility: High School senior, submit a 1-3 minute video based on topics chosen by Tobacco Free North Dakota
Application: See Mrs. Zahrbock for more information
Deadline: Extended until May 31, 2020
Awards: $1,000

Lisbon Dollars for Scholars Scholarship

Eligibility: Lisbon high school senior planning to enroll in college next school year
Application: https://northdakota.dollarsforscholars.org/index.php?section=chapterWebsite&action=student_parent&fwID=788
Deadline: Extended until April 13th — notice that is only our Lisbon scholarship that is extended, that doesn’t mean the state ones have or will be extended. Read the website for additional deadlines.
Awards: Undisclosed

Essentia Health Scholarship

Eligibility: Lisbon high school senior planning to major in the field of science and/or medicine, applicant must possess good character, high scholastic achievement and promise, award will be based upon scholastic promise, citizenship, and personality
Application: Available in Mrs. Zahrbock’s office
Deadline: Extended until April 10, 2020
Awards: $1,000

Lewis “Red” Lilyquist Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility: Lisbon senior graduating in the spring
Application: https://www.ndcf.net/receive/scholarships/lilyquist.html
Deadline: Extended to May 1, 2020
Awards: $350

Reuben T. Guenthner Scholarship

Eligibility: Be a graduation senior from a North Dakota high school in 2020, have completed one or more career and technical education courses between grades 9 and 12, enroll in a two year North Dakota public postsecondary institution, enroll as a full-time student in a career and technical education program of two years or less
Application: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/NB899L7
Deadline: Deadline has been extended to April 15th at noon
Awards: $500

Dushinske and Jamison Water Resources Scholarship

Eligibility: Scholarship recipients must attend a North Dakota college or university and preference will be given to, but not limited to, students studying water-related fields and students whose families have taken active roles in state water resource management
Application: https://ndwater.org/scholarship-program/
Deadline: April 1, 2020
Awards: Four $1,500 scholarships will be awarded

North Dakota Association of Honor Society Scholarship

Eligibility: Must be a current member in good standing of Lisbon Honor Society, must be a Lisbon High School senior entering college in the fall
Application: Email Mrs. Zahrbock for an application
Deadline: April 17, 2020
Awards: Undisclosed

Donna Johnson Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility: Applicants must be interested in and committed to the field of oncology and are pursuing a degree through a Bismarck college.
Application: http://www.bismarckcancercenterfoundation.com/about-us/scholarship-program
Deadline: April 17, 2020
Awards: Two $1,000 scholarships will be awarded

The Associated General Contractors of North Dakota Scholarship

Eligibility: $1,500 scholarships available at NDSU if majoring in Construction Management or Construction Engineering; $1,500 scholarships available at University of Mary if majoring in Construction Management; $750 scholarships available at Bismarck State College if majoring in Construction Technology, Welding Technology, or other construction related majors; $750 scholarships available at North Dakota State College of Science if majoring in Construction Management Technology, Land Surveying and Civil Engineering Technology, Building Construction Technology, Architectural Drafting and Estimating Technology, Diesel Technology, Welding Technology
Application: https://www.agcnd.org/scholarship
Deadline: April 27, 2020
Awards: $750 – $1,500 scholarships awarded

District #8 American Legion Riders ND Scholarship

Eligibility: Must be a ND resident, must be enrolled in continued education beyond high school, must be a son/daughter of the following: Military Veteran, Wounded Warrior, Disabled Vet, Survivor of a Military KIA
Application: Available in Mrs. Zahrbock’s office
Deadline: All materials must be received by April 30, 2020
Awards: Ten $1,000 scholarships will be awarded

North Dakota Foundation for Educational Leadership Scholarship

Eligibility: High school senior in ND, have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0, be admitted in an education or business degree at a 2 or 4 year institution of higher education
Application: Available in Mrs. Zahrbock’s office
Deadline: June 1, 2020
Awards: $500


Search Engines and Scholarship Programs

  • Scholar Snapp – A free, simple to use data standard that allows students to reuse their application information – including contact information, essays, transcripts, etc. – from one scholarship application to another thereby streamlining the college scholarship application process.
  • Scholly – A mobile app that provides students with a fast and simple way to find scholarships for college. (Created by Christopher Gray, a Coca-Cola Scholar!)
  • Peerlift – Proven scholarships, internships, summer programs, and more gathered by fellow students like you. (Founded by a team of 2017 Coca-Cola Scholars!) Learn more about the creation of Peerlift.
  • Fastweb – Create a profile and let fastweb do the research on scholarships, internships colleges and more for you.
  • CashCourse – Information that helps college students stay financially informed.
  • Common Knowledge Scholarship Foundation – Educational and scholarship opportunities for students of all levels.
  • Cappex – A free website where you can learn which colleges want you, before you apply and learn about more than $11 billion in merit aid scholarships.
  • Scholarships.com– A free college scholarship search and financial aid information.
  • Scholarship America – Provides information and resources for your scholarship search.
  • KnowHow2GO – Complete information on college prep, whether in middle school or seniors.
  • HS Finder (Hispanic Scholarship Fund) – Scholarship information for Latino students.
  • Thurgood Marshall College Fund – Provides scholarships, programmatic and capacity building support to the 47 public Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs).
  • Gates Millennium Scholars – Provides outstanding low income African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander American, and Hispanic American students with an opportunity to complete an undergraduate college education in any discipline they choose.
  • Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund – The nation’s largest non-profit organization devoted to providing college scholarships for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI).
  • American Indian College Fund – Provides Native American students with scholarships and financial support for the nation’s 33 accredited tribal colleges and universities.
  • Dell Scholars Program – Recognizes academic potential and determination in students that have a definite need for financial assistance.
  • UNCF – Awards 10,000 students each year through 400 scholarship and internship programs so that students from low- and moderate-income families can afford college tuition, books and room and board.
  • Chegg – A place to connect with scholarships and learn about colleges.
  • Reagan Foundation Scholarships – Scholarship opportunities for outstanding student leaders.
  • Goizueta Legacy Scholarship – Provides scholarships for the children of Coca-Cola employees.
  • American Indian Graduate Center & AIGCS – The largest scholarship providers to Native students in the United States, awarding $15 million in scholarships annually and more than $200 million since inception. For almost 50 years, AIGC has funded students pursing undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees in any field of study at any accredited institution of choice, working with over 500 tribes in all 50 states.