• Computer Science & Information Systems Scholarships
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  • Computer Science & Information Systems Scholarships

    MSUM offers a variety of Computer Science and Information Systems scholarships for current and incoming students. Scholarships are listed below. Students can also apply for general university scholarships through the Office of Scholarship & Financial Aid.

    The scholarship application process opens in March and CSIS majors are emailed the scholarship application and procedure for applying.

    Eligibility

    1. Applicants must have declared a CSIS major and be a full-time student in the academic year of award.
    2. Applicants must have a 3.0 GPA in a CSIS major.
    3. Applicants must have a 3.0 overall GPA.

    Scholarships Offered

    CSIS Endowed Scholarships
    Generous donations from CSIS alumni and former and current faculty and staff have funded a Computer Science and Information Systems endowment that awards one $500 scholarship annually to a CSIS major.  

    Microsoft CSIS Student Scholarship
    Microsoft Corporation, Fargo, N.D. campus annually donates up to five $1,000 scholarships to be awarded up to five Computer Science or Computer Information Technology CSIS Department majors.

    Dian Lopez Computer Science Scholarship

    One $1,000 Dian Lopez Computer Science Scholarship is awarded annually. This scholarship must go to a female student majoring in Computer Science who has completed CSIS 252.

    CSIS Student Scholarship
    Generous donations from CSIS Alumni and former and current faculty and staff fund CSIS student scholarships annually based on available funds and quality of applications.

    Otter Tail Power Company Scholarship
    In recent years the Otter Tail Power Company has been most generous to provide a $1,500 scholarship to a junior or senior in the computer science field with preference given to customers served by Otter Tail Power. A list of areas served can be found on the Otter Tail Power Company website.