Scholarship Application

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Successful applicant will receive one of four $500 scholarships.  Applicant must be a child of a member of Mid-Dakota Rural Water System or a resident in one of Mid-Dakota’s participating communities.  The applicant must attend a South Dakota Post-Secondary educational facility and have a grade point average of 2.8 or higher (please provide a copy of transcript).  This form must be completely filled out and a 250-500 word essay on what rural water has meant to the applicant or his/her community must be attached.  A current photo is also required to be used for publicity purposes.  Mid-Dakota reserves the right to print any and all essays that have been submitted.  


If no Account number, please state what participating community you are a member of: 

Please compose and attach a 250-500 word essay about the benefits of rural water or what Mid-Dakota has done for you or your community (title is of your choosing).  Deadline for the applications to be in the Mid-Dakota office is 5:00 p.m. April 1st. Send completed application, transcript, current photo and essay to:

Mid-Dakota Rural Water System, Inc.
Attn: Scholarship Committee
P.O. Box 318
Miller, SD 57362-0318