Tammy Cooley Memorial DTBA Scholarship

The Dakota Territory Buffalo Association (DTBA) will award up to $6,000 to graduating seniors planning to continue their education at any college, university, or vocational or trade school. Although all graduating seniors are eligible for this award, an applicant must be affiliated with a current DTBA membership or be sponsored by a DTBA member in good standing.

The award will be based on career goals, academic record, extracurricular activities, and community involvement. Funds for the scholarship will be made out to the institution of the recipient’s choice upon proof of enrollment.

Completed applications should be sent to the DTBA Board of Directors and are due on or before April 15th.

Application Procedures:

Download the DTBA Scholarship Application here and please type or print neatly in black ink. Completed applications can be submitted electronically to Info@DakotaBuffalo.com or mailed to:

PO Box 1315
Rapid City, SD 57709-1315

OR, complete the application online below. 

If you have any questions please contact the DTBA at info@dakotabuffalo.com

Dakota Territory Buffalo Association Scholarship

  • Family Information

  • Activities/Awards

  • Leadership

  • Community Service/Activities

  • Career Goals

  • Continuing Education

  • List the educational institutions to which you have applied in order of preference.
  • Essay

  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, Max. file size: 256 MB.
  • Letters of Recommendation

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    • Transcript

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    • Applicant Signature

    • Parent/Guardian Signatures

    • We have read and approved this form. To the best of our knowledge, the information is complete and correct.
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