Brown County Fair Scholarships

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Northern State University is giving away $1,000 scholarships each day of the Brown County Fair. The combined total of all scholarships is $7,000.

Fill out an NSU information card and you’re automatically entered to win a $1,000 scholarship. The drawing for each $1,000 scholarship will be held Aug. 30, 2019. Scholarships are for the fall 2020 semester at Northern State University – no exceptions. Full-time, degree-seeking fall 2020 freshmen, transfer, graduate and online/distance prospects are eligible.

  • Scholarships only apply to Northern State University.
  • Scholarships are for the fall 2020 semester.
  • Fall 2020 freshmen, transfer, graduate and online/distance prospective students qualify (must be full-time, degree-seeking).
  • One person receives one chance to win. Submitting more than one information card does not increase chances of winning.
  • High school juniors and seniors and above are encouraged to enter. Younger individuals are encouraged to request information.


  • Seven winners will be randomly drawn on Aug. 30 and winners announced via NSU social media.
  • Winners may include one transfer, one graduate, one online/distance student and four incoming freshmen.

Not Eligible

  • Current Northern State University students (including fall 2019 freshmen), faculty, staff and their family members are not eligible.
  • Non-degree seeking students are not eligible.


2018 Brown County Fair winners: