Recognizing that a transformative education calls us to learn across difference, Concordia has established several priorities to affirm diversity of identities, experiences, and perspectives as a condition of institutional excellence, leading all who study and work here to honor difference with respectful understanding and to practice courageous citizenship for the common good. 

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Diversity Scholarship

Concordia’s Diversity Scholarship is an annual $1,000 award available to admitted first-year or transfer underrepresented students with financial need. This scholarship can be stacked on top of Excellence and BREW scholarships.

"Because I love it here so much, I want to help Concordia reach its full potential to support students of color more. I am one of the founding members of the Latinx Organization of Achievement, which has created a safe place for me a Latina student on campus."
Sammy Arocho '23

Community Access Scholarship

The Community Access Scholarship is open to first-generation college-bound students from ethnically and socioeconomically diverse backgrounds who live in Fargo-Moorhead or the surrounding area and have a desire to achieve a four-year degree.

Diversity at Concordia

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Art, Athletics, and Justice

Fargo native Tyrell Setness ’21 balances his passions for art, basketball, and civil rights as he continues to shape his future.

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Soccer Standout Helps Empower Others

Aronah Mukhtar ’20 thrives on the efforts of hard work in the classroom and on the field.

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