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




Board of Regents Endowed Scholarships

  • Ardell Bjugstad Scholarship  (Deadline: February 26, 2016)
    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.

  • Haines Memorial Scholarship   (Deadline: February 26, 2016)

    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. 

  • Annis Irene Fowler/Kaden Scholarship  (Deadline: February 26, 2016)

    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.

  • Marlin R. Scarborough Memorial Scholarship  (Deadline is set by institution)
    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.



Questions related to the any of these scholarship programs can be directed to:


Sara Rankin

Student Services Coordinator

South Dakota Board of Regents

306 East Capitol Avenue, Suite 200

Pierre, SD 57501

Office: 605-773-3455

Fax: 605-773-5320