• Scholarships can make a difference.

    Scholarships are made possible through the generosity of Dakota State University sponsors, faculty, alumni, staff, and friends. DSU is grateful to these individuals and companies whose donations to the DSU Foundation help continue a tradition of academic excellence.

Welcome to the DSU Foundation

The Dakota State University Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to maximizing private resources for Dakota State University. Founded in 1970, the DSU Foundation partners with the university to raise annual and endowed scholarship revenues. Donors include individuals, corporations, foundations, and other organizations. The Foundation provides scholarships to students to offer them the most advanced educational opportunities available at DSU.

Scholarships Overview

Our scholarships at a glance

Please click on the links for more information about the following scholarships. The general deadline for Dakota State University scholarships is March 1, annually.






DSU News

    • (08/11/14)
      Health EDventure receives SDACTE award
    • Health EDventure team members, Julia Miller and Stephanie Terwilliger, accepted the South Dakota Friend of CTE (Career and Technical Education) Award from the South Dakota Association for CTE (SDACTE) at their annual awards banquet held last month in Mitchell, S.D.Read more
    • (08/11/14)
      Edwards exhibits artwork
    • Besides being an adjunct instructor in the College of Arts and Sciences at Dakota State University in Madison, S.D, Cassie Marie Edwards is also a busy artist. In fact, her artwork was recently featured as a 'recommended exhibit' for Arts Night in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Her solo exhibit, LAND/FORM, is currently on display at Greymatter Gallery in Milwaukee, Wisc. through August 30.

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    • (08/05/14)
      Spohn speaks at National HIM Symposium
    • Renae Spohn, assistant professor at Dakota State University, and Dr. Dorine Bennett, professor and director of health information management programs at DSU, recently attended the 2014 Assembly on Education Symposium/Faculty Development Institute held in Chicago.

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