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Student Scholarships

Dakota High School

Dakota High School Scholarships

The Foundation works with donors who have created annual gifts and permanently endowed scholarships for deserving graduates of Fargo Public Schools. 

Applications can be found at respective high school counseling offices, or may be accessed below. For questions please contact the Dakota High School Counseling Center at 701.446.3020. You may also contact the Foundation office with any questions at 701.446.1041 or



2023 Dakota High School Recipient~ 

  • Ashley Gabbert, Fargo Area Dollars for Scholars Scholarship recipient.


2024 Scholarship Applications

  • This scholarship will be awarded to a well-rounded senior and selected on the basis of their academic and leadership talents. Consideration will be given to Native American students.
    Application deadline March 31st.

  • NEW The vision of the John and Mary Challey scholarship is to support the endeavors of a South High or Dakota High School graduating senior pursuing a non-traditional post-graduation path.

  • A community scholarship program for graduates of Fargo's six high schools - Davies, North, South, Oak Grove, Shanley, and Dakota. Helping students expand their access to educational opportunities.
    Application deadline March 31st.

  • Awarded to a Fargo area student whose native language is not English and who is going to pursue a post-secondary degree in Education.
    Application deadline March 31st.

Other Scholarship Opportunities:

Fargo-Moorhead Area Foundation 
North Dakota Dollars for Scholars 
North Dakota Scholarships
Dakota Supply Group Education Connection

Concordia College

2022.23 Impacts...Thank You!

  • 21 Innovative Ed, Literacy & Music Grants

    Totaling $50,119

  • 135 Scholarships Funded

    Totaling $132,598

  • 3,500+ Students Receiving Critical Needs Help

    Totaling $162,512

  • Special Projects & Donor Designated Funds

    Funds Raised $157,195

Thank you to our Adopt-A-School Partners!

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