Staff Senate Scholarship

Staff Senate Scholarship

The Dickinson State University Staff Senate Scholarship was founded in 2007 and is intended to help a student who is a dependent of a DSU staff member pay for books, mandatory fees or any self-supporting programs while pursuing an education at DSU. This scholarship will be in addition to the DSU Employee Spouse and Dependent Tuition Waiver Request which covers only tuition.

Number of scholarships: TBD

Amount of scholarship: $500

Scholarship criteria:

  • Be a dependent of a benefited staff member
  • Be a returning student with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or an incoming student with a GPA of 2.5
  • Must be a full-time student in good standing
  • Show good moral character
  • Cannot receive for 2 consecutive years


Selection process:
The selection committee will consist of one outgoing Staff Senate member from each broadband. The members will be chosen by the president of Staff Senate and their involvement on the committee will only be known to themselves and the president of Staff Senate.

The selection committee will be provided a list of eligible candidates from the DSU Alumni & Foundation. All DSU students, current & prospective, must fill out the scholarship application at https://dsufamily.academicworks.com.

Contact person for scholarship fund: The current president and/or vice president of Staff Senate