WDEA Scholarship

The Western Dakota Energy Association will award five $1,000 scholarships this fall to students in an energy-related field at a North Dakota college, university or technical school. 

Scholarship selection criteria may include, but is not limited to: 

  • Prior academic performance
  • Recommendations from instructors and employers
  • The applicant’s career, academic or other relevant experiences
  • Statements indicative of the applicant’s motivation, character and ability
  • The applicant’s place of residence and intended career path
  • Evidence of applicant’s scientific or other special talent
  • The applicant’s financial need
  • Previous military experience

Priority will be given to students who plan to work in the oil/gas or coal industry in North Dakota.

Click here to learn more about the selection criteria and how to apply. Click here to view or download an application form.

The application deadline is October 18, 2019. Scholarship winners will be announced at WDEA's annual meeting October 30-31 in Minot.