Build Dakota News

Stay up-to-date on news and announcements concerning the Build Dakota Scholarship program.

Program Manager, Deni Amundson Gets Technical About Labor Shortage


The growth of South Dakota economies leaves positions unfilled, and especially in skilled labor. South Dakota state leaders saw this need and came up with the Build Dakota Scholarship program to promote technical education.

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Mitchell Technical Institute's First Licensed Practical Nursing Graduation


Read more on Rodriguez’s experience and how the Build Dakota Scholarship has given her the opportunity to further her education.

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Scholarships Help Students Get High-Tech Jobs


Watch the full video to see what Build Dakota Scholarship recipients have to say about their experience in being awarded the full-ride scholarship.

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Build Dakota Scholarship Deadline Approaching


The Build Dakota Scholarship application deadline is fast approaching - Saturday, March 31st.

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Cohort 3: 2017 - 2018 Annual Report


Read the 2017 - 2018 Annual Report and learn more about the Build Dakota Scholarship, the board, occupation needs and the long-term impact for students and employers.

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