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BHSU Rapid City

Black Hills State University - Rapid City is proud to announce two scholarship opportunities for our students: The John T. Vucurevich Foundation Scholarship and the Rapid City Campus Book Scholarship.

John T. Vucurevich Foundation Scholarship

BHSU-RC acquired grant funding in the amount of $80,000 from the John T. Vucurevich Foundation to provide scholarships to undergraduate students attending classes at the Rapid City Campus. Any student taking at least half of her/his classes at BHSU-RC - regardless of home institution - is eligible for the scholarship. Full-time students can receive $1500 per semester. Part-time students will be pro-rated based on enrollment. The scholarship is renewable from Fall to Spring if the student has at least a 2.0 GPA, and continues to take at least half of their credits at BHSU-RC. 

Rapid City Campus Book Scholarship

The Rapid City Campus Book Scholarship is open to any BHSU-RC student (including graduate students), regardless of home institution. Recipients will receive $500 per year if they are full-time students and $250 per year if they are below 12 credits. 

*By filling out this one application, your information is submitted for both scholarship opportunities. Applicants who did not receive the scholarship in Fall 2018 may reapply for Spring 2019.

*Scholarships are not guaranteed.


The  deadline to apply for Spring 2019 is December 2, 2018. Applicants will be notified by December 14, 2018 of the committees decision.