Champion Scholarships

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Be a Champion

At Dakota State University, we're committed to providing our students with the resources they need to thrive academically and personally. Our Champion Scholarships play a crucial role in helping talented and deserving students realize their full potential. But we can't do it alone - we need your support.

Why Your Support Matters

The need for Champion Scholarships is growing at an unprecedented rate. To continue supporting our students, we need to raise more funds than ever before. Your generous contribution can help us provide these essential scholarships and make a real difference in the lives of our students.

By donating to the Champion Scholarships, you'll play an essential role in empowering the next generation of leaders at DSU. Your support will have a lasting impact on our students and contribute to the future success of our university.

Donate Now and Be a Champion for DSU Students

Join Us in Making a Difference 

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Together, we can ensure that financial barriers don't hold back our brightest students. By donating to the Champion Scholarships, you're not only supporting the students of today but also shaping the leaders of tomorrow

Your generosity will directly contribute to the growth and success of our students, enabling them to reach their full potential at Dakota State University and beyond. Thank you for being a champion for DSU students!

The Journey to $500K  

Join us in our mission to raise $500,000 this academic year and make a lasting impact on the lives of DSU students. Together, we can reach this goal and ensure that every deserving student has the opportunity to excel. Take action now and be a part of this transformative journey!

Historical Champion Scholarship Allocation


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Thank a Champion Donor

Champion awards are funded through the generosity of Trojan supporters. Please consider sending them a thank you card or video.

Cards can be sent to the DSU Foundation | 325 2nd St NE, Madison, SD 57042