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The 2020-2021 application is now open.

How to Apply for a Scholarship

Click on the “Apply for a Scholarship” button above. Please read the Parent Handbook to learn more about family responsibilities. Read the eligibility information carefully. If you do not qualify, do not submit an application.

New to TADS?

You will be asked to open a new account with TADS so that you can complete the SDPE Scholarship Application. You will be asked to pay a fee to TADS in order to submit your application.

Already Have a TADS Account?

If you already have a TADS account, log in to your existing account.

Locate and click on the green button labeled – Add School.  The SDPE scholarship program needs your authorization to review your current Financial Aid Application. You must select the SDPE South Dakota Partners in Education scholarship program to be considered for a scholarship this year.  In the School Search box type SDPE and click on the Search button.  A  drop-down box labeled – Schools will appear. Click on the down arrow and select SDPE South Dakota Partners in Education (South Dakota, SD). Check the box next to your eligible child’s name. Answer the supplemental questions and click on Submit.