Dakota Territory Buffalo Association Scholarship
The Dakota Territory Buffalo Association (DTBA) will award one (1) scholarship in the amount of $1,000 to a graduating senior planning to continue his/her education at any college/university, 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. This award is specifically designed for those students in the most financial need.
The award will be based on career goals, academic record, extracurricular activities, community involvement and financial need. 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 15.
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- Complete all parts of the application. An incomplete application may be eliminated from consideration.
- Submit two (2) letters of recommendation (excluding family members). One letter should be from faculty or other school personnel and the second one from an employer, clergy or other adult familiar with your work habits and personal traits. (Sponsored applicants should include an additional letter from their DTBA Sponsor.)
- Submit one copy of your official high school transcript.
Completed applications can be submitted electronically here or mailed to:
PO Box 1315
Rapid City, SD 57709-1315
If you have any questions please contact the DTBA at firstname.lastname@example.org.