General Scholarship Application

General Scholarship New or Transfer Student Application

This application is for a NEW or Transfer Student. If you are a Returning Student, please go the
General Scholarship Current Student Application form.
Also the (*) denotes required fields.

Do you have a bachelor's degree*:
Expected Graduation Date:
First Name*:
Last Name*:
Street Address*:
Postal Code*:

Please select a value for your State/Region. If international, select Other.

Email Address*:
Phone Number*:
High School (School Name, GED, Home School):
Are you a full-time student (at least 12 credit hours a semester)?*
Intended Major:
When do you plan to enroll at BHSU*?

The information requested below is optional, but failure to provide answers may disqualify you from consideration for some scholarships because of specific criteria placed on the scholarship by the donors.

Are you a dependent of a BHSU employee?
Is your community served by Montana Dakota Utilities?
Are you 24 years of age or older?
Are there less than 250 students enrolled in your high school?
Are you a graduate of a high school in Haakon County?
Do you plan on pursuing a teaching degree?
Are you a SD resident?
Are you a Lead, Spearfish, Belle Fourche, or Sturgis high school graduate?
Did either of your parents graduate from Spearfish High School?
Are you married?
Are you a Veteran?
Are you an American Indian?
Have you ever worked in a private campground?
Do you plan to submit the 2017-2018 Free Application for Federal Financial Aid (FAFSA)?
Are you or do you plan to be an employee of A’viands?
Do you have a back ground in farming and/or ranching?
Did you ever participate in 4H Club?
Please list organizations and/or extra-curricular activities in which you have been active or have held office:
Please list all honors and awards that you have received:
List community services and/or projects, including dates, in which you have been involved:
List past work experience (over previous 5 years), including dates:
Complete an essay of not more than 300 words stating your career objectives and what you are currently doing to achieve these goals*:

Certification:  All of the information on this form is true and complete to the best of my knowledge.

Release of information*:  I hereby authorize the University to release my name, photo, and any other information I have supplied in this application to various Institutional and Community Scholarship Committees for selection of scholarships and press releases.

Student Certification and Release (All Students Must Complete)*:
Signature (Please type your name)*:
Today's Date:
10/20/2017 12:43:43 AM
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Please refrain from submitting your application more than once in a session. If you are unsure if your application was submitted, contact Kanda Guthmiller at for verification.