Outside Resources

scholarships, grants or loans not awarded by the government or Mount Marty College

The following resources are from agencies outside Mount Marty College. We encourage you to take a look at each one as they all have different qualifications and deadlines. You are required to report any outside resource to the school's financial aid office. If you fail to report an outside resource, you may be required to repay the school or the government all or part of your need-based financial aid package.

Outside Resources, listed by application deadline:

 
(February 2017)

 

Manualbirds Video Scholarship Program
Amount: $500
Deadline: 2/27/2017

Create and submit YouTube video on topic provided. For a complete listing of requirements and application please go to: http://www.manualbirds.com/scholarship.

 

Vivid seats scholarship
amount: $3,000
deadline: 2/28/2017

For high school seniors, college freshmen, sophomores or juniors who are attending or will be attending a nonprofit college or university. Minimum 2.5 GPA and must be intending to or pursuing a degree in either theatre, sports, or the arts (music/other). Scholarship details can be found at: https://www.vividseats.com/vivid-seats-scholarship-program.html

 

cyberbullying prevention for teens Scholarship
amount: $1,000
deadline: 2/28/2017

For undergraduate or graduate students of Mount Marty College. Write an article of 600-1,000 words on the topic "Why is it important to stop cyberbullying?" Scholarship details found at: http://www.parentinn.com/scholarship

 

I Heart My School Scholarship
Amount: $500
Deadline: 2/28/2017

(Spring 2017) - For students 18 years or older who are attending or will be attending an accredited college or university. Create max 1000 word essay on topic provided. Scholarship details found at: https://www.abodo.com/scholarship.

 

(March)

Herman Lerdal Scholarship
Amount: $3,000
Deadline: 3/03/2017

Available to Junior with banking / finance / business interest. For a complete listing of requirements and application please go to: http://www.sdba.com/college-scholarships

 

Joyce Hazeltine Scholarship
Amount: $3,000
Deadline: 3/03/2017

Available to Junior with banking / finance / business interest. For a complete listing of requirements and application please go to: http://www.sdba.com/college-scholarships.

 

David S. Birkeland Scholarship
Amount: $3,000
Deadline: 3/03/2017

Available to Junior with banking / finance / business interest. For a complete listing of requirements and application please go to: http://www.sdba.com/college-scholarships.

 

Alan M. Graff Scholarship
Amount: $4,000
Deadline: 3/03/2017

Available to Junior with banking / finance / business interest. For a complete listing of requirements and application please go to: http://www.sdba.com/college-scholarships.

 

future of water scholarship
amount: $1,000
deadline: 3/10/2017

700 - 1,500 word essay and proof of enrollment. For a complete listing of requirements and application please go to: http://www.justpaddleboard.com/scholarship

 

sonoboom scholarship
amount: $1,000
deadline: 3/10/2017

Available to undergrads or graduate students who are enrolled full-time and hold an overall 3.0 GPA; submit 500 - 1,000 word essay on topic provided. For a complete listing of requirements and detail on how to apply please go to: http://sonoboom.com/scholarship

 

jim & Pat croston family scholarship
amount: $1,000
deadline: 3/15/2017

Applicants must be graduate of a Sioux Falls, SD high school majoring in education and enrolled as full-time student entering their junior or senior year at an accredited, four-year academic college or university in South Dakota. Preference will be given to those who are pursuing degrees in elementary or secondary education who plan to work in a middle school setting. For a complete listing of requirements and online application please go to: www.sfacf.org

 

James b. & vera a. sadler undergraduate scholarship
amount: $5,000
deadline: 3/15/2017

Scholarship benefits graduates of Washington High School in Sioux Falls, SD who are pursuing an undergraduate degree in education at an accredited four-year college or university. Eligible applicants must have completed enough credit hours to be classified as an incoming junior or senior. For a complete listing of requirements and online application please go to: www.sfacf.org

 

sioux falls area retired teachers association scholarship
amount: $1,500
deadline: 3/15/2017

Award benefits students majoring in education in an accredited South Dakota college or university entering their junior or senior year. For a complete listing of requirements and online application please go to: www.sfacf.org

 

2017-2018 Bishop Hoch Deanery Scholarship
Deadline: 3/15/2017
Amount: $1,000

Applicant's family must be active registered members of a Catholic parish in the Diocese of Sioux Falls; submit evaluation from pastor and from high school principal, counselor or college advisor. Preference will be given to entering freshmen and to students with financial need, persons active in parish life and parish organizations. Applications are available in the Financial Assistance Office, Roncalli, Room 100.

 

kimberly rose means - native american council of tribes scholarship
amount: $500
deadline: 3/15/2017

This scholarship benefits graduating high school seniors who are enrolled members of a South Dakota Native American tribe or South Dakota tribal members who are returning to school after an absence. Applicants must plan to attend an accredited college, university or vocational school; have a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher, have participated in school and community activities (only applies to high school seniors); and have the desire and ability to accomplish his or her goals. For a complete listing of requirements and online application please go to: www.sfacf.org

 

Fool soldier scholarship
amount: $1,250
deadline: 3/15/2017

This award is open to descendants of the Fool Soldiers, a group of Teton Lakota men who ransomed the freedom of two white women and six children held captive by a band of Dakota Indians in 1862. Eligible applicants must be able to prove their ancestry; have a GPA of 2.0 or higher, be planning to attend an accredited college, university, vocational or technical school; and have financial need. For a complete listing of requirements and online application please go to: www.sfacf.org

 

blinds galore national scholarship
amount: $2,000
deadline: 3/17/2017

Eligible to a US citizen (woman) in college with a 3.0 GPA. You must write a 400-600 word essay describing a time where you changed your mind about something significant. What made you change your mind? What impact did it have? for a complete listing of requirements and online application please go to: https://www.blindsgalore.com/national-scholarship

 

ganvwale scholarship
amount: $500
deadline: 3/18/2017

Must be in good standing and plan to attend college in the 2017-18 school year. Write a 500+ word essay about why education is important and how you have overcome the obstacles. For a complete listing of requirements and online application please go to: http://ganvwale.com/scholarships

 

Yankton Medical Clinic
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: 3/27/2017

Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C. is pleased to announce the 2017-2018 Yankton Medical Clinic, P.C. Scholarship in the amount of $1,000 to be awarded to a student currently enrolled in a laboratory, radiology, respiratory therapy or nursing program. Preference will be given to those with an intention to return to work in one of the above- mentioned fields within a 50-mile radius of Yankton, SD. Applications are available through the Financial Assistance Office located in Roncalli, Room 100. 

 

2017 Iowa Hospital association health care careers scholarship
Amount: $3,500
deadline: 3/30/2017

The ultimate goal of this scholarship program is to fill Iowa health care positions that have a notable number of openings by offering significant financial support to students seeking health care education or training. In exchange for that financial support, each award recipient must commit to working one year in an Iowa Hospital for each year of scholarship award. For a complete listing of requirements and the online application please go out to: www.iowahospitalscholarships.org

 

bay alarm scholarship
amount: $2,500; $2,000 & $1,000
deadline: 3/31/2017

Complete essay and provide supporting photo. For a complete listing of requirements and online application please go to: http://www.bayalarmmedical.com/scholarship

 

Sleepopolis Scholarship

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: 3/31/2017

Create and submit YouTube video on topic provided. For a complete listing of requirements and application please go to: http://sleepopolis.com/scholarships.


(April)

 

2016 tungsten rings & co. (spring)
amount: $1,000
deadline: 4/15/2017

Students enrolled in a two year, four year, graduate or vocational program my apply. For applications and a complete list of requirements please go to: https://www.tungstenringsco.com/#scholarship


go fish digital social media scholarship
amount: $1,000
deadline: 4/21/2017

Must be graduating senior in high school or freshmen, sophomore, junior in college and between the ages of 16 and 22; create a video no more than 6 minutes in length; for a complete listing of requirements and application please go to: https://gofishdigital.com/about-us/scholarship

 

Grasshopper Entrepreneur scholarship
amount: $5,000
deadline: 4/30/2017

For any current college student or incoming freshman enrolled in an undergrad or grad degree in Spring, Summer or Fall 2017 semester; complete max 10,000 character essay on topic provided. For a complete listing of requirements and application please go to: http://grasshopper.com/entrepreneur-scholarship/?utm_source=College+Scholarship+Program+%5Bpersonalized%5D&utm_campaign=ad548f1e22-Entrepreneur_Scholarship_2016_Email_02&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_cf46195132-ad548f1e22-27304233

Waterlogic's clean water scholarship
amount: $1,500
deadline: 4/30/2017 (fall)

Submit 600-800 word essay. For a complete listing of requirements and online application please go to: http://www.waterlogic.com/en-us/clean-water-scholarship

 

Kitchen cabinet kings scholarship
amount: $5,000
deadline: 4/30/2017

For any current college student enrolled in an undergrad or grad degree; complete max 1,500 character essay on topic provided. For a complete listing of requirements and application please go to: http://www.kitchencabinetkings.com/scholarship

 


get reviewed internet marketing scholarship
amount: $1,000
deadline: 4/30/2017

For students who are currently studying Marketing, Business, IT or Communications, or any students who consider themselves entrepreneurial; complete 500 - 2,000 word essay on topic provided; for a complete listing of requirements and application please go to: http://www.get-reviewed.com/scholarship


(may)

wyzant College scholarship
amount: $10,000, $3,000 & $2,000
deadline: 5/01/2017

Submit 300 word essay. For a complete listing of requirements and application please go to: https://www.wyzant.com/scholarships

 

sioux falls business & professional women's scholarship
amount: $500
deadline: 5/01/2017

Available to women pursuing a post-secondary education, based on academic excellence and financial need. Applications are available in the Financial Assistance Office, Roncalli, Room 100.

 

Doolittle business scholarship
Amount: $800 to $1,500
deadline: 5/01/2017

Available for graduates of Aberdeen Central High School majoring in business, although the scholarship committee may consider applicants in other areas of study. Scholarships from $800 to $1,500 are available to CHS graduates entering their sophomore, junior or senior years of collegiate study in 2017-2018. For a complete listing of requirements and application please go to: https://aberdeen.k12.sd.us/foundation/scholarships.html

 

Illumination Ideas Scholarship
Amount: $500
Deadline: 5/25/2017

Complete 500 - 1000 word essay. For a complete listing of requirements and application please go to: http://www.westwayelectricsupply.com/scholarship

 

Application.Careers Scholarship
Amount: $500
deadline: 5/25/2017

Create 3-5 minute video that captures beauty of campus. For a complete listing of requirements and application please go to: http://www.application.careers/scholarship

 

aac's behavioral health academic scholarship program
amount: $5,000, $2,500 and $2,500
deadline: 5/31/2017

Up to 500 word essay. For a complete listing of requirements and application please go to: http://americanaddictioncenters.org/behavioral-health-academic-scholarship

 

aed superstore scholarship
amount: $1,000
deadline: 5/31/2017

Submit essay or video. For a complete listing of requiremenets and application please go to: http://www.aedsuperstore.com/scholarship.html

 

aiez driver safety scholarship
amount: $1,000
deadline: 5/31/2017

Up to 1,500 word essay. For a complete listing of requirements and application please go to: http://www.autoinsuranceez.com/aiez-driver-safety-scholarship-contest


griswold home care scholarship
amount: $1,000
deadline: 5/31/2017

Complete application and essay questions. For a complete listing of requirements and online application please go to: http://www.griswoldhomecare.com/scholarship

 

(June)

 

oz moving scholarship
amount: $1,000
deadline: 6/15/2017

Create multi-media piece or essay entry that relates back to the subject of moving. For a complete listing of requirements and online application please go to: https://www.ozmoving.com/scholarships.


Awesome coupons scholarship
amount: $750
deadline: 6/15/2017

Must be enrolled in college, must be legal resident of USA or Canada; write 500 word essay on topic provided. For a complete listing of requirements and application please go to: http://awesomecoupons.org/earn-a-college-scholarship


south jersey SEO STEM scholarship for women
amount: $1,000
deadline: 6/15/2017

Create 2-5 minute video on topic provided. For a complete listing of requirements and application please go to: http://www.southjerseyseo.org/scholarship


sp guides scholarship
amount: $1,000
deadline: 6/30/2017

Must be current high school senior or college student under the age of 24 years. Write 1,000 - 1,500 word essay on topic provided. For a complete listing of requirements and application please go to: http://www.sumppumpguides.com/scholarship


oak furniture company university scholarship program
amount: $500
deadline: 6/30/2017

Create 3-5 minute video or 500 word (minimum) blog post on subject provided. For a complete listing of requirements and application please go to: http://www.oakfurniturecompany.com/scholarships


(July)

(August)

(September)

formsBirds Scholarship
amount: $500
deadline: 9/15/2017

Complete application and essay. For a complete listing of requirements and application please go to: http://www.formsbirds.com/scholarship


(October)

(November)

enhanced insurance scholarship
amount: $2,500
deadline: 11/15/2017

Available to students who will be enrolled in a 2 or 4 year education institution; write 750-1,250 word essay on topic provided. For a complete listing of requirements please go to: http://wwwenhancedinsurance.com/scholarships

 

The Musician Lab Scholarship
Amount: $500
Deadline: 11/30/2017

Available to students currently enrolled in colleges, universities or high schools; write 2000 word essay on topic provided. For a complete listing of requirements please go to: http://www.themusicianlab.com/scholarship

(December)