The North Dakota Grain Dealers Educational Foundation is taking applications for financial aid for the 2017-18 school term. Nine awards of $750 per person are anticipated. Students must be majoring in one of the following curriculums:

BISMARCK State College:

Agriculture Industry & Technology (Agronomy)

Agriculture Transfer

BOTTINEAU – Dakota College at Bottineau:

Agriculture Transfer

DEVILS LAKE – Lake Region State College

Precision Agriculture

DICKINSON State University:

Agricultural Studies


International Agri-Business

Soil Science

Agriculture Sales and Service

Agriculture Business Management

Technology in Agriculture

Agriculture Transfer

FARGO – NDSU College of Agriculture, Food Systems and Natural Resources

Agribusiness and Applied Economics

Agricultural Economics



Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering

Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering

Agricultural Systems Management

General Agriculture

Microbiological Sciences



Plant Sciences

Crop & Weed Science

Food Science


Soil Science

VALLEY CITY State University

Business Administration - Agribusiness Concentration

WAHPETON North Dakota State College of Science:

Crop Production Sales and Technology

Agriculture Transfer

WILLISTON State College:

Agriculture Business & Industry

Agriculture Transfer

The Foundation was incorporated in 1980 by the North Dakota Grain Dealers Association. Over $214,000 in scholarships and grants have been awarded by the Foundation. Major emphasis is on the students interested in careers in grain marketing, agronomy and related agribusiness.

Scholarship application deadline is September 29, 2017. Applications can be downloaded at and click on Education Foundation or requested by writing the Foundation office at 1325 23rd Street South, Suite A, Fargo, ND 58103 or by calling 701-235-4184 or emailing

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