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. Students need to reapply for these scholarships each semester.
**IMPORTANT: By completing this application, it DOES NOT guarantee you will receive the scholarship. The Scholarship Committee will review your application and decide if you are eligible to receive funding.
**STUDENT CREDIT LOAD FOR QUALIFICATION WILL BE DETERMINED ON THE DEADLINE DATE. CHANGES MADE AFTER SCHOLARSHIP DEADLINE WILL NOT QUALIFY FOR ADDITIONAL SCHOLARSHIP MONIES. RECIPIENTS CREDIT LOAD WILL BE ASSESSED ON CENSUS DAY OF EACH SEMESTER.
John T. Vucurevich Foundation Scholarship
The John T. Vucurevich Foundation provides scholarships to undergraduate students attending classes at the Rapid City Campus. Any student taking at least half of her/his classes at BHSU-Rapid City - regardless of home institution - is eligible to apply for the Vucurevich scholarship. Full-time students can receive up to $2000 per semester. Part-time students will be pro-rated based on enrollment. This scholarship is designated to those who are NOT eligible for 'traditional' first-year scholarships.
BHSU-RC General Scholarship
The BHSU-RC General Scholarship is open to any BHSU-RC student (including graduate students), regardless of home institution. Recipients could receive $250 per semester if they are full-time students and $125 per semester if they are below 12 credits. It is to be used for books and or other supplies OR to go straight to your tuition.
*By filling out this one application, your information is submitted for consideration of both scholarships for that semester only.
FALL SEMESTER APPLICATIONS
The application deadline to apply for Fall 2021 is August 1, 11:59pm Mountain Time. Applicants will be notified by August 16, 2021 of the committees decision.
SPRING SEMESTER APPLICATIONS
The application deadline to apply for Spring 2022 is December 12, 2021, 11:59pm Mountain Time. Applicants will be notified by January 5, 2022 of the committees decision.