Daniel Wold Foundation Scholarship Application

Daniel Wold’s career in education involved teaching at Ellendale High School, Ellendale, ND as a Social Science and English Teacher for eight years; and serving as a high school counselor at both Carrington High School, Carrington, ND (15 years) and at Roncalli High School, Aberdeen, SD (4 years). Over the years, Daniel coached various levels of football, basketball and golf.

One $1,000 scholarship will be funded annually for current or prospective
students at Northern State University in Aberdeen, SD.


  1. Scholarships are open to all students who are currently attending or will be attending Northern State University.
  2. Preference will be given to students from Watford City, ND; Ellendale, ND; Carrington, ND; and Roncalli High School, Aberdeen, SD.
  3. Preference will be given to students who major in School Counseling, Secondary Education, Elementary Education or Special Education.
  4. No candidate shall be denied being a recipient of a scholarship on the basis of race, creed, sex, religion, national origin, or any other basis, which is prohibited by Section 501 (C) (3) of the Internal Revenue Service code.

Download & Send Your Application

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Completed Applications should be mailed to:
Daniel Wold Foundation
1020 6th Ave SE PMB 148
Aberdeen, SD 57401

A complete application includes:

• Daniel Wold Foundation Application Form
• High School Transcript with GPA and ACT Score
• Essay
• One letter of Recommendation

Completed application must be postmarked no later than April 1.