Merit Award Program
The Merit Award* is a one-time award given to incoming students who achieved an ACT score listed below and a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. No application is necessary for the Merit Award if you meet the criteria.
|ACT 28 & above||3.0 or higher||$1,000|
|ACT 26 or 27||3.0 or higher||$750|
|ACT 24 or 25||3.0 or higher||$500|
We encourage all students to complete the online Lake Area Tech Scholarship Application for additional scholarships.
*Please note Build Dakota scholars are not eligible for the Merit Award program.
For more information about the Merit Award please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call:
Sarah Wirtjes, Foundation Administrative Assistant
605-882-5284 Ext. 292
Morgan Johnson, Foundation Development Officer
605-882-5284 Ext. 308
Tracy (Hlavacek) Buisker, Foundation Director
605-882-5284 Ext. 268