The BSC Foundation is committed to the encouragement and support of academic excellence. Through the support of many generous benefactors, the BSC Foundation is able to budget more than $300,000 in scholarship awards to over 300 students. Scholarships are available to both incoming freshmen and sophomores. Receiving other scholarships will not disqualify applicants from receiving BSC Foundation Scholarships.
The BSC Foundation Scholarship Program was established for the purpose of attracting and retaining students of outstanding ability, regardless of gender, race, creed or national origin.
There are many different types of scholarships available from the BSC Foundation. Listed below are descriptions of each type of scholarship, the number that are awarded each year and the amount of the award per year. Please note the eligibility criteria.
Bismarck State College Foundation provides this scholarship for students enrolled in the Online Power Plant or the Online Electrical Transmission Systems Technology program at Bismarck State College. Otter Tail Power provided funding for four (4) $2,000 scholarships. These scholarships will be payable for spring semester. This award is based upon academic achievement with consideration given to financial need. The recipient must carry 12 credit hours and earn a 3.0 grade point average for the fall term to receive the award in spring.