Minnesota/South Dakota Reciprocity Agreement

This award is for Minnesota resident undergraduate and graduate students who are planning to attend a college or university in South Dakota. The program allows students to pay a reduced tuition rate.

Awarded by:
Minnesota Office of Higher Education
Award Amount:

This award provides reduced out-of-state tuition options at an eligible South Dakota public college or university. A student attending South Dakota State University, the University of South Dakota, or another South Dakota public four-year school pays the same tuition and fees as if he/she were attending a similar Minnesota school. A student attending a South Dakota technical school in Watertown, Mitchell, Sioux Falls, or Rapid City pays the South Dakota resident tuition and fee rate (students should contact the school directly for residency and tuition rates). A student attending a professional program at the University of South Dakota pays no more than 150 percent of the South Dakota resident tuition and fee rate. Reciprocity benefits will be automatically renewed each year as long as the student continues to attend an eligible school and earned credits in the previous 12 months from the same school.

Recipients:
The number of awards offered varies annually based on the number of qualified applicants.
Deadline Info:

Applications are available from the Minnesota Office of Higher Education website. Students may use online or paper applications. Please note: Undocumented students must use the paper application. It ... Sign up for full scholarship deadline information.

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Award Amount:$3,306
Application Deadline: See Details