Regional Career Fair Engagement Guide
To prepare students for the fair, we have created a guide that gives insights into what to expect at the fair and how to prepare for the mock interviews they will participate in. Students should receive a copy of the guide from the school they attend.
SD Department of Labor Resources
The South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation conducts ongoing research and surveys of the current workforce climate and occupational needs. This site has multiple documents to explore such as the Top 30 up-and-coming careers in South Dakota.
Federal Financial Aid
It’s never too early—or too late—to explore your options for college or career school. This site discusses key steps in preparing for college and provides resources that can help you along the way.
From Idea to Startup: 9 Steps to start your Small Business
There are many steps to starting a business. And if we are real, there are more than 9. This guide is our steps that could get you started and moving in the right direction. SEFP can provide free and confidential support throughout the process, enabling you to make decisions with data and plan for the future success of your enterprise.
Build Dakota Scholarship
Get Your Tech Degree for Free
Are you a doer, fixer or solver? Do you want a career that uses your hands as much as your mind? If you answered yes, it’s time to get your technical degree. And you can do it 100% free, with the Build Dakota Scholarship. Apply now.
StartToday SD- Apprenticeship Opportunity
The Youth Apprenticeship program addresses the dual role of preparing career-ready students while also providing South Dakota with a highly skilled, technologically competitive workforce. Students are provided the opportunity to remain enrolled in academic classes designed to meet high school graduation requirements while at the same time partnering with local business and industry leaders for shadowing and hands-on learning experiences.