SD Board of Regents
306 East Capitol Ave
Suite 200
Pierre, SD 57501
605 773 3455
Board of Regents Endowed Scholarships


The Ardell Bjugstad Scholarship Program for Native American Students provides support for freshman Native American students who are pursuing studies in agribusiness, agricultural production, agricultural sciences, or a natural resources degree at any postsecondary institution. 


The Haines Memorial Scholarship is awarded each year to a student majoring in education at BHSU, DSU, NSU, SDSU, or USD.  The scholarship is limited to SD public university students who are classified as sophomores, juniors or seniors and are majoring in a program that prepares teachers. 

The Annis Irene Fowler/Kaden Scholarship is awarded to first-time entering freshman at BHSU, DSU, NSU or USD and who will select elementary education as their major field.  Special consideration is given to students with demonstrated motivational ability, a disability, or who are self-supporting.

The Marlin R. Scarborough Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a student who is classified as a junior at a public university at the time funding is received.  Each South Dakota public university nominates one student for the scholarship. 


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