• 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

    • (09/15/14)
      Van Erdewyk and Sterling named DSU Trojan Days Parade Marshals
    • It is the Dakota State University Trojan Days Homecoming this week. This year's theme is "Trojans in the Wild", and there are numerous activities taking place in which students, staff and community members are invited to attend. The most popular homecoming event, the DSU Trojan Days homecoming parade, is Saturday, Sept. 20 at 10 a.m. The Parade Marshals for this year's parade are two retired DSU professors, Dr. Zeno Van Erdewyk and Dr. Vicki Sterling.Read more
    • (09/15/14)
      Heft exhibit at DSU First Bank & Trust Gallery
    • DSU's First Bank & Trust gallery located in the Mundt Library on the DSU campus is exhibiting the artwork of Carol Heft from now until Saturday, October 25.

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    • (09/11/14)
      New faculty this fall
    • Dakota State hired several new faculty for the 2014 academic year. A total of seven faculty have been hired in all three college departments. The dorms opened for new students on Friday, Aug. 22, and classes began on Monday, Aug. 25.

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