2021 South Scholarship Recipients
Rob Arneson Memorial Scholarship~ Abigail Evensen
Awarded to a well-rounded senior who is serious about pursuing a career in elementary education and who has demonstrated academic success and leadership ability.
Janet D. Beaton Family Scholarship~ McCartney Jundt
Awarded to a Fargo South student who has interest and achievement in the area of visual arts or business.
Steven Berrell Memorial Music Scholarship~ Elizabeth Wilhelmi
Awarded to an academically motivated music student at South High School.
Gage Burdick Memorial Scholarship~ Ann Smith
Awarded to a student who exhibits concern for others, has enthusiasm for life and is striving for academic and athletic excellence.
Fargo South DECA Scholarship~ McCartney Jundt
Awarded to students who are dedicated to their community and have excelled in their DECA chapter.
Kirby Engen Scholarship~ Ethan Amundson
Created in honor of retired Fargo Public Schools business technology educator Kirby Engen, awarded to a graduating senior who who has demonstrated interest and achievement in the area of technology and/or web design.
The Helen Ericson Fossum Literary Scholarship~ Sydney Quibell
Awarded to a student who is involved in the community and has a love for literature, communications or the arts.
Neil Fredenburg Memorial Scholarship~ Benjamin Montplaisir
Awarded to a student athlete who strongly displays excellence in the classroom, excellence on the field of play, and possessing a true passion for life.
Max and Anne Goldberg Scholarship~ Laila Kantarevic
Presented to a student with a strong sense of values, their belief in good citizenship and their commitment to equality for all.
Rodney Jordahl Family Scholarship~ Kianna Gould, Jocelyn Mills
Awarded to a Fargo Public Schools student who displays a strong effort toward achieving academic potential, has a good sense of values and a strong desire to be of service to school and community and shows courage when approaching life challenges.
Linda Lockwood Memorial Scholarship~ Kiernan Darling
Awarded to Fargo South High School senior female student athlete who demonstrates the values that Linda exhibited: fair play and sportsmanship, community involvement, and a passion for life.
Sam Neis Memorial Scholarship~ Alice Carlson
Awarded annually to a Fargo South High School senior female or male athlete. It is funded by Sanford Orthopedics and Sports Medicine in memory of Coach Sam Neis.
Donovon Nelson Memorial Scholarship~ Molly Beaton
Awarded to a well-rounded senior with good communication skills who is serious about pursuing a career in education, who has demonstrated academic success and leadership ability.
Jared Nilles Memorial Scholarship~ Grace Kennedy
Awarded to a graduating South High senior who was chosen to be in the Donkey Hotey’s Improvisational Club and who has performed in front of a live audience and is actively involved in weekly workshops.
Nate Olsby Memorial Scholarship~ Ellie Wilcox
Awarded to a Fargo South High School senior athlete.
Rick Pierce/Northland Truss Systems Scholarship~ Braydon Dettling, Benjamin Montplaisir
Awarded to a senior who is serious about pursuing a career in construction or related industries and who has demonstrated academic success and leadership ability.
South Faculty Merit Scholarships~ Laila Kantarevic, Rhiannon Solberg
Selected by Fargo South High faculty. Awarded to a student with demonstrated need, active in community service and active in school activities.
Lenore and Norman Tenneson Memorial Scholarships~ Kiernan Darling, Laila Kantarevic, Anne Lougheed
Awarded to a student who has demonstrated a strong desire to learn and understands the value of education.
Patricia Vogel Scholarship~ Stella Peterson
Awarded to a student who exhibits a zest for life, an interest in the fine arts, and has a sense of fairness.
Fargo Area Dollars for Scholars~
Tay-Lin Nitschke Durben
Fargo South High School Scholarship Opportunities
The Foundation works with donors who have created annual gifts and permanently endowed scholarships for deserving graduates of South High School. If you woudl like to donate to a Fargo South Scholarship, CLICK HERE.
Applications can be found at respective high school counseling offices, or may be accessed below. You may also contact the Foundation office with any questions at 701.446.1041 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- 2021 SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE DECEMBER 16, 2020.
For questions please contact the South Counseling Office at 701.446.2028.
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