Scholarship Cycle for the 2019-2020 school year:
Application cycle is closed.
Please Log into your AwardSpring account to start your scholarship application.
Login information for incoming/prospective Lake Area Tech students for all scholarships including the Build Dakota Scholarship
If you do not have a Lake Area Tech “My Portal” login please use a different email such as (hotmail.com, gmail.com, yahoo.com, etc.) you will use following link: https://lakeareatech.awardspring.com/prospective/signin
Login information for current Lake Area Tech Students
Use your LATI My Portal credentials to create your application at: https://lakeareatech.awardspring.com/signin
User Name: The username you utilize on “my portal” and add @lakeareatech.edu
Password: My Portal password
The Lake Area Technical Institute Foundation awarded more than $350,000 in scholarship support to nearly 400 students this past academic year. We encourage all incoming and returning students starting in the Fall of 2019 to apply.
Build Dakota Scholarships
- Both in-state students and out-of-state students are eligible for the scholarships.
- The scholarships will support tuition, fees, books and other required program expenses in the eligible technical institute programs.
- Recipients of the scholarships will commit to living and working in the state, in their field of study, for three years following graduation.
- For additional information about program requirements and the student workforce commitment; please see the Build Dakota Scholarship site at www.builddakotascholarships.com
Click here to view the entire list of 2017-18 Build Dakota Scholarship recipients.
Frequently Asked Questions Click to learn more details about the Build Dakota Scholarship program including information about the application/selection process, qualifications, financial aid information, expenses, in-school status, debt conversion and what happens after the scholarship recipient graduates.
LAKE AREA TECH PROGRAMS IDENTIFIED AS BUILD DAKOTA SCHOLARSHIP ELIGIBLE
Agriculture – Dairy Option
Agriculture – Precision Technology Option
Building Trades Technology
Computer Information Systems*
Custom Paint and Fab
Electronic Systems Technology
Heavy Equipment Operator
High Performance Engine Machining
Med/Fire Rescue or Paramedic*
Medical Lab Technician*
* Online E-Degrees available in these programs.
For more information about Foundation or Build Dakota Scholarships, please contact:
Brittany Rost, Foundation Administrative Assistant
1-605-882-5284 Ext. 292