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Student Scholarships

Fargo South

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~

    Devin Briss
    Alice Carlson
    Braydon Dettling
    Kianna Gould
    Lillian Haasser
    Foster Harvala
    Ethan Jablon
    Laila Kantarevic
    Tanner Kirkeby
    Yvonnah Marshall
    Tay-Lin Nitschke Durben
    Sydney Quibell
    Anna Robinette
    Madeline Robinson
    Emma Rudolph
    Rhiannon Solberg


 

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 fpsfound@fargo.k12.nd.us.

  • 2021 SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE DECEMBER 16, 2020.

For questions please contact the South Counseling Office at 701.446.2028.


Other Scholarship Opportunities~

Fargo-Moorhead Area Foundation 
George F. Cresswell Entrepreneurial and Business Scholarship
North Dakota Dollars for Scholars
Crown Trophy
Dakota Supply Group Education Connection

MSUM
NDSU
Concordia College
NDSCS
M STATE

2019-20 Impacts...Thank You!

  • 34 Innovative Ed, Literacy & Music Grants

    Totaling $50,108

  • 116 Scholarships Funded

    Totaling $100,600

  • 3,500 Students Receiving Critical Needs Help

    Totaling $169,951

  • All 2019-20 Emergency Lunch Debt Covered

    Funds Raised $52,615

Thank you to our Adopt-A-School Partners!


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