Daniel R. Rice Educational Leadership Scholarship

The Foundation shall distribute allocations from the Fund each year to provide one scholarship to a doctoral student within the Educational Leadership Higher Education program or its successor, at the University of North Dakota College of Education and Human Development, or its successor. The scholarship will be awarded to a student who has graduated from a Tribal College; or has been employed at the Tribal college as an administrator or faculty member; or who grew up in one of the Native American reservation communities in North Dakota, South Dakota, Wyoming, Montana or Minnesota; and has demonstrated commitment to the mission of Tribal Colleges, and to serving in a leadership position in such colleges as an administrator. Preference should be given to a student from North Dakota who meets the above criteria. The scholarship may be renewed annually for a period of no more than three consecutive years if the student is in good academic standing.