Scholarships

NDTC offers Scholarship Opportunities each Spring.










NDTC Scholarship Program

This is the 24th year that we have offered the NDTC Scholarship Program. Each year, NDTC awards ten $750 scholarships to high school seniors going on to further their education after graduation.

General Eligibility

  • Be a graduating high school senior
  • Parent(s) or guardian(s) must have their full-time primary residence within NDTC exchanges and must be a current subscriber to NDTC telecommunications services
  • Must be accepted and registered for the upcoming fall term at an accredited college, university, or vocational-technical school
  • Consideration may be given for special circumstances

Requirements/Selection Criteria

Applications are judged based on the following required criteria.

  • Responses to essay questions – at minimum requested length and double-spaced
  • Most recent high school transcript, including 7 semesters, GPA, and Class Rank
  • ACT test scores if not included on transcript
  • Achievements
  • School activities
  • Community activities
  • Reference letter from high school official or teacher
  • Reference letter from community member (not related to applicant)
  • Consideration of special circumstances if applicable

Incomplete applications will not be considered. Children of NDTC employees are not eligible.



The scholarship program for 2023 is closed. NDTC will begin accepting applications for the 2024 scholarship program on December 1, 2023.






2022 Scholarship Winners

Brooke Anderson
Brooke Anderson
Rugby High School
Olivia Avdem
Olivia Avdem
Dakota Prairie High School
Katelyn Duchscher
Katelyn Duchscher
Rugby High School
Jolea Kraft
Jolea Kraft
Devils Lake High School
Mason Lemer
Mason Lemer
Drake-Anamoose Public School

Taylor Mack
Taylor Mack
Drake-Anamoose High School
Lindsey Nyhagen
Lindsey Nyhagen
North Star Public School
Hannah Vaagen
Hannah Vaagen
Devils Lake High School
Ashlyn Williams
Ashlyn Williams
Maddock High School
Carsyn Ziegler
Carsyn Ziegler
Harvey High School


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