Scholarships for You

The Lake Area Technical Institute Foundation awarded more than $291,000 in scholarship support to 285 students during this academic year. See a list of LATI scholarships, and scholarships specific to South Dakota.

Don't stop there! With today's connections, interested students can find scholarship help with minimal effort. Browse our list of legit, free databases that use a personalized search to match you with scholarship opportunities nationwide. You can also learn more about financial aid and the scholarship process at

Remember: When it comes to scholarship databases, you should not be charged a fee for service. Beware of scams.


First PREMIER Bank and PREMIER Bankcard Scholarships

For more than 15 years First PREMIER Bank and PREMIER Bankcard have been funding brighter futures for graduating high school seniors and college students in our communities. They are once again offering area high school seniors the opportunity to apply for one of 18 scholarships for $1,000 to be awarded in 2015. All the details can be found at Applications will be accepted through March 14, 2015.

A highly recommended search offered by FinAid, the most comprehensive source of student financial aid information, advice and tools. Offering a tight, accurate match to individual students and online application for many scholarship awards. Read More.

Features fast, tailored search results. Using a team of experienced developers and scholarship professionals, focuses on current and accurate scholarship information. All scholarships in the database have been submitted or verified by the actual award providers. Read More. works tirelessly to be the best and most trusted free college scholarship search service, providing students and parents with a comprehensive online resource for college education financing and information through an unmatched user experience. Read More.

SchoolSoup has been collecting scholarship information since 1988. Students can search both private and school sponsored awards along with government grant and loan programs. Read More.


Dakota Corps Scholarship Program

A unique opportunity for South Dakota students, this program provides full tuition and generally-applicable fees to selected qualified applicants. The Dakota Corps Scholarship Program encourages students to remain in South Dakota and work in critical need occupations. Read More.