The North Dakota Community Foundation will award more than $500,000 in scholarships to over 330 North Dakota students in 2019. The organization manages more than 150 scholarship funds supported by North Dakotans, former residents and those interested in helping North Dakota students succeed.

Area students receiving scholarships are listed below by their hometown. The listing includes the name of the recipient, the school the student will attend if known and the scholarship fund or funds at NDCF from which the money was granted. In most cases, a local advisory committee recommends the grant recipient.

The area recipients are:

Ashley: Krista Erdahl, Iowa State University, Dr. Roger E. Meisner Veterinary Medicine; Tanner Kempf, North Dakota State University, North Dakota Farmers Union; Blaire Schnabel, Colorado State University, Dr. Roger E. Meisner Veterinary Medicine

Bowdon: Conner Fike, Lake Region State College, Lars and Hilda Svendsgaard; Jaye Fike, Lars and Hilda Svendsgaard; McKayla Jones, Bismarck State College, Lars and Hilda Svendsgaard

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Ellendale: Katelyn Dathe, Ellendale Area; Sarah Labuhn, University of North Dakota, Ellendale Area, Leo Billey, Tiny and Joyce Gebhardt; Breanna Olson, NDSU, Ellendale Area, Helen and Ed Leiby, Kyla Morehead Memorial, Leo Billey, Muriel Crabtree Music, North Dakota Farmers Union Co-op House; Lexi Strong, Jean E. Crabtree Memorial

Enderlin: Madison Bartholomay, University of Mary, Sheldon Mizpah

Lisbon: Gavin Reinke, North Dakota State College of Science, Lewis Lilyquist Memorial; Wyatt Runck, University of Jamestown, North Dakota Farmers Union

Midkota: Brandon Aguirre, BSC, Conrad and Arthur Nisstad Memorial; Mariah Anderson, Dickinson State University, Conrad and Arthur Nisstad Memorial; Bridger Bloom, University of Jamestown, Conrad and Arthur Nisstad Memorial; Christian Cru-zaun, BSC, Conrad and Arthur Nisstad Memorial; John Edland, Conrad and Arthur Nisstad Memorial; Brianna Grandalen, Valley City State University, Conrad and Arthur Nisstad Memorial; Glenn Sabinash, Conrad and Arthur Nisstad Memorial; Drew Utke, Conrad and Arthur Nisstad Memorial

New Rockford: Sandra Larson, University of Minnesota Twin Cities, North Dakota Farmers Union Co-op House

Oakes: Coy Awender, Garry Opp Memorial Scholarship Fund, Leo Billey; Emily Cox, NDSCS, Leo Billey; Andrew Dethlefsen, UND, First State Bank of North Dakota, Leo Billey; Hunter German, UND, First State Bank of North Dakota, Leo Billey; Madison Iverson, UND, First State Bank of North Dakota, Leo Billey, Max Zelenak Scholarship Fund, Ray and Hazel Wuolu Memorial, Sheila Morse Coleman Memorial; Madison Meehl, NDSCS, Brian Meehl Memorial; Samantha Roehrich, NDSU, Fay and Irene Sanders Memorial Scholarship Fund, Leo Billey, Sheila Morse Coleman Memorial; Taylor Schall, Oakes, NDSU, Garry Opp Memorial Scholarship Fund, Leo Billey, Max Zelenak Scholarship Fund; Kylee Schmitz, NDSU, Mary Goldader (Johnson) Memorial Scholarship Fund

Steele: Megan Demaray, BSC, Helen and Everett Barta Memorial

Wing: Brooklyn Vollmer, NDSU, Holli Kautzman Memorial Scholarship Fund