Gold Scholarship (10 awarded)
Eligibility is based on high school academic performance or test score. Qualified individuals (requires at least 3.9 GPA or 29 ACT) will receive an invitation to apply once admitted, along with details and deadlines.
These are automatic academic scholarships ranging in value from $3,000 to $7,000 annually ($12,000 to $28,000 over four years).
In most cases, students will be notified of awards as part of their admission notification packet. The amount is based on high school academic performance or test score(s).
Incoming transfer students should see the transfer section for detailed info
These awards are open to all admitted students (entering as a first-year student in Fall 2021).
Based on the concept of BREW (Becoming Responsibly Engaged in the World) – a foundational component of the Concordia experience – this scholarship recognizes not only what students have accomplished prior to college but also what they hope to accomplish at Concordia and in the future.
Admitted students who qualify for the North Dakota Academic Scholarship will be awarded $1,500 annually (up to four years) – on top of their automatic Excellence scholarship. The award will be added to the total aid package of admitted North Dakota students with a GPA of at least 3.0.
Please note: This award is not able to be stacked with the National Alumni Gold Scholarship. This award does not apply to students who qualify for the North Dakota Career & Technical Education (CTE) scholarship.
Admitted students who qualify for the Montana Academic Scholarship will be awarded $1,500 annually (up to four years) – on top of their automatic Excellence scholarship. The award will be added to the total aid package of admitted Montana students with a GPA of at least 3.0.
Please note: This award is not able to be stacked with the National Alumni Gold Scholarship.
Concordia’s $1,000 Diversity Scholarship is available to admitted first-year or transfer underrepresented students with financial need. This scholarship can be stacked on top of Excellence and BREW scholarships.
International Student Scholarships for academic merit and family need are available. The merit scholarships alone can go as high as $10,000 per year, with additional funds awarded to help meet financial need.
Scholarships are available for transfer students based on academic standing and involvement.