Category Archives: scholarships

Bakken U scholarship winners named

Two students attending North Dakota University System institutions have been named as the most-recent recipients of the Bakken U scholarship. DSU Owen Short, a Dickinson State University (DSU) student and current oil field worker, received a scholarship from the North Dakota University System’s Bakken U initiative, a program developed in 2016 to increase access through… Read More »

The Gift that Keeps on Giving

Just when you think it’s not possible for Regional and Williams County Graduate (WCG) Scholarship recipients to receive anything else, the Williston State College Foundation provides another scholarship to offset the expense of housing. For the next three years beginning fall 2017, students attending WSC as part of the Regional or WCG Scholarship can apply… Read More »

Bakken U scholarship application now open

Applications are now open for more than $20,000 in scholarships that have been announced under the North Dakota University System’s Bakken U initiative. The initiative was created during the last academic year to help encourage oil workers, recently displaced oil workers and their spouses to go back to school at one of the state’s public… Read More »