finding assistance outside of Mount Marty College
There are numerous opportunities for outside scholarships. The following are scholarships that are great scholarships for South Dakota students considering Mount Marty College.
Eligibility: Freshman, South Dakota residents, 3.0 GPA, financial need
Application: Special application due by April 4, 2016.
Eligibility: High school senior, Sioux Falls Diocese member, financial need
Application: Special application by March 15, 2016.
You must be a resident of South Dakota at the time of high school graduation, have an ACT composite score of 24 or higher and complete high school course requirements commonly known as the Regents Scholar curriculum with no final grade below a C and a cumulative high school GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. The scholarship is up to $5,000 for four years if you meet renewal criteria. For more information, please visit the South Dakota Opportunity Scholarship website.
The Dakota Corps Scholarship covers full-tuition and generally applicable fees through funding from the state of South Dakota, private businesses, nonprofit corporations and matching funds from Mount Marty College. You must compete through an application process and are selected by the Dakota Corps Scholarship Board. You must enroll in a critical need field and agree to work in an area of critical need in South Dakota equal to the sum of the number of years of scholarship received plus one year to fulfill the scholarship obligation. For more information, please visit the Dakota Corps Scholarship website.