South Dakota MyLife (SDMyLife) – The SDMyLife website offers students (and parents) opportunities to learn about career discovery opportunities, postsecondary schools, and available scholarship programs that are available in South Dakota.

  • SDMyLife Health Science careers videoThis video provides a look into two individuals’ careers in the health science industry in South Dakota. Both individuals trained for their positions at technical schools in South Dakota.

MHCH Foundation Rural Health Care Early Scholarship ProgramRHCESP is a partnership between the University of South Dakota School of Health Sciences, the MCHC Foundation, and selected rural high schools in South Dakota. The program hopes to address healthcare workforce shortages in rural areas by providing top achieving rural high school students with the opportunity to explore health science careers while completing both high school and college credits.

Build Dakota Scholarship – The Build Dakota Scholarship provides students entering South Dakota technical schools an opportunity to graduate with no student debt and a degree in a field of high demand.

USD Sanford School of Medicine Alumni Student Scholars Program (ASSP). Each year, the USD School of Medicine identifies four (4) outstanding South Dakota high school seniors with a well-developed interest in practicing primary care medicine in South Dakota. Selected students receive academic scholarships and a conditional acceptance to the School of Medicine with a waiver of the MCAT requirement.