North Dakota Scholarships

Wilbur-Ellis Company Agricultural Division Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance to students who aim to pursue a four-year degree in agronomy, crop/plant/range or soil science, business/farm/landscape/nursery/ranch or turfgrass management, horticulture, general agriculture, economics, finance, agricultural policy & management, agricultural systems management, sales, and marketing, agriscience technology, biotechnology, entomology, plant pathology or soil conservation.

BNSF Railway Company Scholarship

Funded by the BNSF Railway Foundation, this scholarship provides financial assistance to students who aim to pursue a four-year degree at an accredited four-year college in the following areas of agriculture: business management, economics, sales, and marketing or finance.

North Dakota State Grant

North Dakota State Grant program is a state grant based on financial need for Full-time undergraduate students who attend high school in North Dakota state.

Presidential Honor Scholarship

North Dakota State University provides Presidential Honor Scholarship for incoming freshmen who are US resident in addition to that have GPA 3.5 or higher, ACT 29 to 31 and other documents needed for applying to this scholarship.

Spring Semester Transfer Award

Spring Semester Transfer Award for North Dakota University that applicants must be either a U.S. citizen with a Social Security Number or a permanent resident who have 3.0 GPA and other requirement.

Undergraduate Scholarship

Undergraduate scholarship offered for North Dakota's public two- and four-year colleges and universities in different fields like Science, Math, Technology and Engineering to support NASA research and technology needs every year.

NDSU Presidential Scholarship

NDSU Presidential Scholarship offered for freshmen talented students at North Dakota State University with GPA 3 or higher and ACT/SAT scores 1100 or higher to apply for this scholarship with different requirement needed to Admission. prior the due date.

MetLife Foundation Scholarship

Funded by the Norfolk Southern Foundation through the National FFA Foundation, this scholarship provides financial assistance to students who aim to pursue a four-year degree.

Monty’s Plant Food Company Scholarship

This scholarship was sponsored by Monty’s Plant Food Company through the National FFA Foundation to provide financial assistance to students who wish to attend college and pursue a degree in agronomy, crop science, sustainable agriculture, soil conservation or soil science.

Lee Magnon Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is supported by NACE Foundation, a nonprofit organisation, which have a vision to support education and research projects relating to the science of corrosion.

Remember Your End Goal:

The career you’re seeking can determine what scholarships you may qualify for and the likelihood of securing a job after graduating. To help you understand what opportunities are out there we have done the research to find exactly what field is hiring, and how much they are willing to pay in order to fill that position.


Unique To North Dakota

Top Three Positions Based Off Of Hiring

Job Title: Waiters and waitresses Truck drivers, heavy and tractor-trailer Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants
Salary: $14270 $32246 $21993
# of Open Positions: 4590 3550 3220
Competition*: 1.3 1.6 1.6


Top Six Positions Based Off Of Salary

Job Title: Optometrists Health specialties teachers, postsecondary Business teachers, postsecondary
Salary: $110713 $62670 $59400
# of Open Positions: 130 130 220
Competition*: 5.5 1.9 2.9
Job Title: Public relations managers Insurance sales agents Dental hygienists
Salary: $56555 $55165 $53643
# of Open Positions: 130 610 240
Competition*: 1.9 1.4 1.7

*Competition: = This row tells us which jobs are more common in Arizona, relative to the state population, compared to their popularity in every other US states. A Local Popularity Index of 1.0 matches the average across all US states; higher and lower percentages indicate the job is proportionally more or less popular here.

North Dakota Nationwide Stats

Top Three Positions Based Off Of Hiring

Job Title: Retail salespersons Cashiers Office clerks, general
Salary: $22076 $15806 $21470
# of Open Positions: 7990 5940 5450
Competition*: 1.2 1.1 1.2


Top Six Positions Based Off Of Salary

Job Title: Chief executives General and operations managers Lawyers
Salary: $123970 $84676 $79126
# of Open Positions: 650 2390 460
Competition*: 1.3 0.9 0.5
Job Title: Financial managers Sales managers Civil engineers
Salary: $74863 $73500 $57096
# of Open Positions: 640 450 480
Competition*: 0.8 0.9 1.3

*Competition: = Unlike the Unique To North Dakota table above, which shows where jobs in North Dakota are unusually common compared to other states, the North Dakota Nationwide Stats table lists jobs which are the most common in raw numbers in the state.