Montana is the 4th largest state in the nation. At the same time it's the 48th least populated state in the country. All this elbow room is one reason Montana is known as Big Sky Country. The sky is indeed big out here but so are the educational opportunities.
About 25 colleges and universities grace the Montana landscape. These include the University of Montana, Montana State University, Carroll College, University of Great Falls and Rocky Mountain College. Academic awards from certificates to graduate degrees are available across a wide spectrum of educational and vocational choices.
Scholarships are also available in a wide range of sizes and formats. Public state-issued grants and scholarships can be found for students who perform academically as well as for students who demonstrate acute financial need. Private scholarships in Montana are distributed for those studying specific subject matter and also for those who meet specific religious, racial or gender qualifications.
The links below contain all you need to know to make the most of college scholarships opportunities in Montana.
Individuals residing in MGMA Western section states (Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming) who are current MGMA members and enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program relevant to medical practice management.
Applicants must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program relevant to medical practice management, including public health, business administration, healthcare administration and other related areas.The scholarships are not intended to support individuals pursuing degrees in:
other clinically related professions
The Treacy Foundation gives scholarships to starting freshman and sophomore college students who are residents of Montana, Idaho and North Dakota. The scholarships are $2,000.00 per year and are renewable for 4 years provided the student requests renewal each year.
We do not offer scholarships to junior, senior or graduate college students.
The application deadline is May 1st. The applications are then reviewed by the Scholarship Selection Committee. The applicant will then be notified of his/her selection or non-selection.
Once a student has been selected for a Treacy Foundation scholarship, that student
will receive preference for renewal each year provided they write the Treacy Foundation requesting renewal by the May 1st deadline. We do provide preference to students requesting renewal of their scholarships, so we are limited on the number of new scholarships granted each year.
To be eligible, applicants must meet the following qualifications: 1) Be a woman who will have completed 50% of the requirements toward college graduation in an engineering field at the time that the scholarship application is submitted; 2) Be accepted for enrollment in an ABET accredited engineering school in western Washington or Montana; 3) Be in a position to use the scholarship in the school year that the award is presented; and 4) Be a U.S. citizen.
Mary Ellen Russell, a charter member of the PNW section of SWE, devoted her career to engineering and science. She dedicated her life and energy to activities to the benefit of SWE, to geology, to outdoor activities and to the leadership of many young women and men who cherished their time with her. Mary Ellen earned degrees in Mathematics and Geology at the University of Washington. The recipient must have achieved at least a college level junior standing.
A Korean student currently enrolled in a full-time undergraduate or graduate program is qualified to apply. Applicants are judged on the basis of financial need, academic achievement, extracurricular activities, and community service. .Applicants from the Western Region must attend a school in either: Washington, Oregon, Nevada, California, Alaska, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Utah, Arizona, Colorado, or New Mexico.
Undergraduate, graduate, and high school students enrolled full time during the scholarship application year.
Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.
Students with a Korean heritage studying in the United States regardless of citizenship status (including Korean Nationals).
If extra funds are available, other students (non-Korean) may qualify for some scholarships.
LA Tutors awards a monthly $500 Innovation Scholarship to high school and college students who showcase their creativity and make a positive impact.
Eligibility:If you are a permanent resident of the states of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, California, or Montana tuition may be applied to an out-of-state school. If you are not a permanent resident of the above-mentioned states, tuition must be applied to a school in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, California, or Montana. * You must be sophomore level or above enrolled in a broadcast oriented curriculum (radio, television, marketing, or broadcast technology) * Earning an accredited degree at one of the following: -Four-year college or university -Community college, transferable to a four-year baccalaureate degree program - Vocational-technical school * You must be of non-white origin * You must have a minimum 2.5 GPA * You must provide proof of citizenshipApplication Procedure:Your application packet should include the following:1. Application Form. 2. Copy of your college/technical school transcript.3. Proof of U.S. citizenship.Example: Birth Certificate or Social Security Card4. Two letters of recommendation from non-family members. At least one should be from a former instructor.5. Written essay explaining your financial need (list scholarships, grants and loans received and applied for) your educational and career goals, involvement in school activities, and any experience or interest you have in broadcast communications that you feel qualifies you for this scholarship.6. Estimated Expense/Income worksheet. Successful applicants will be chosen on the basis of: * NEED * ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT * PERSONAL QUALITIES
ELIGIBILITY: Pursing a four-year degree in any area of agriculture. Applicant must complete financial analysis section of application and exhibit financial need. Resident of Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia or Wisconsin required. Recipients shall allow Tractor Supply Company to use photographs of themselves and their families in company advertising.AWARD: Approximately one scholarship at $3,000. Not guaranteed.
ELIGIBILITY: Pursuing a four-year degree at an accredited four-year college in the following areas of agriculture: business management, economics, sales and marketing or finance. One scholarship will be awarded to members from the following states: California, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Texas. Minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale required.AWARD: 10 scholarships at $5,000 each, renewable at $1,250 per year for four years, provided a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale and full-time student status in approved major are maintained.
ELIGIBILITY: Pursuing a four-year degree in select areas of agriculture, agribusiness management, communications, education, journalism, extension, public relations, finance, economics, sales, marketing, engineering, mechanization, technology, plant pathology, plant/animal breeding and genetics, range/soil science or public service and administration in agriculture. Resident of Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, Wisconsin or Wyoming required. No more than one scholarship per state.AWARD: 10 scholarships at $2,000 each, non-renewable.
Eligible students will:
Write an essay of no fewer than 600 words about their career aspirations and how their current course load will help them achieve success in their careers. Where do you see yourself 10 years from now? Thinking outside the box is encouraged!
Email their essay as a .doc or .pdf attachment to: firstname.lastname@example.org
YouTube submissions are optional, although not required. Video should be no longer than 5 minutes. (Essays submitted via YouTube must also be submitted in writing.)
Active or alumna members of Alpha Nu/University of Montana or a member of Kappa Alpha Theta who is currently serving Alpha Nu; and who will be attending a Montana university, college, or vocational technical center
The purpose of the Montana Society of Certified Public Accountants Scholarship is to reward excellence in accounting by providing an award to a student who meets the following criteria:
At least a junior standing with at least one semester of coursework remaining
Minimum GPA of 3.00 overall
Graduate students eligible
Preference will be given to student members of the MSCPA
Must be a graduate of a Montana high school and currently a Montana resident
PGM’s Scholarship Program is now open to receive applications. There will be two (2) $1,500 scholarships for the 2016-2017 academic year. The first scholarship is open to undergraduate students pursuing a career in computer science and who demonstrate an interest in the health care industry. The second scholarship is open to graduate students entering into medical school or currently within their medical school program. The scholarship program here at PGM is competitive and will be based upon leadership, academics and achievements.
Activia Training are pleased to offer a $1,500 annual scholarship for college, university, high school or trade school students in the US. There is no specific course of study required, and you can use the money in whatever way that you feel benefits your studies the most.
There will be two scholarship awards of $750 each year, awarded in November and May as follows:
- The video winner will receive $500
- The essay format winner will receive $250
Furthermore, all entries adjudged to be of a suitable standard will be eligible for an “expenses award” as follows:
- YouTube videos: $20
- Blog articles: $15
To be eligible for this scholarship, you must be at least 16 years of age and attending, or have secured a place, at a college, university, high school or trade school in the US.
For more information on how to apply (and to submit your essay or video), visit our website at https://www.activia.co.uk/scholarship-us
At 76th & Newbury we simply love to design. We believe it’s a beautiful thing when a career and a passion come together. We’re excited to share this passion for design with one lucky student currently pursuing a major in Graphic Arts & Design or Applied Arts.
To enter, its easy- no design projects, no essays. Simply submit your email address or Log in through Facebook. To apply for the scholarship, participants are simply required to share this scholarship on Facebook and Instagram.
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Scholarship winners must exhibit enthusiasm, aptitude and a sense of commitment for a career in some aspect of broadcast news. Judges will take into consideration a combination of academic achievement, financial need and broadcast career goals that embody the spirit of Clete Roberts and Kathryn Dettman. All candidates must currently be attending a college or university in one of the 13 APTRA states and be involved in some aspect of broadcast news.
To be eligible for APTRA Scholarships, applicants must be a college student currently enrolled at a college or university in one of the 13 APTRA states -- Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming. (Incoming freshman and high school seniors are not eligible) Applicants should be pursuing a career in broadcast news.
Students enrolled at schools outside the 13 APTRA states are not eligible.
Applicants may provide links to YouTube or other sites with examples of their work. Text material may be attached to the email.
For more information, contact AP west broadcast editor Chris Havlik at 602/417-2405 or email@example.com
MSAWWA and MWEA are equal partners in offering the Don G. Willems Scholarship. One or two scholarships are offered annually to students whose course work leads to employment in the water and wastewater fields, which are highly diverse, including specialization in water treatment and distribution, wastewater treatment and collection, water resources, watershed protection, groundwater remediation, and many other subdisciplines, including for example, the study of waterborne disease.
Each award includes a scholarship of $1000 to be used toward the cost of education, such as tuition, books, and supplies. Recipients also receive a one-year student membership to either AWWA or WEF (recipient's choice), and also paid registration and lodging for the MSAWWA/MWEA Joint Conference. The conference includes a variety of presentations on the technical details of project work, research, and regulations, as well as numerous vendor displays of equipment and products for the water/wastewater industry. A conference banquet provides opportunity to socialize with professionals from around Montana and the other northwest states.
Applicants must be currently enrolled in a Montana college or university.
The applicants major course work must be leading them toward employment in the fields of water and/or wastewater.
Applicants may be enrolled in a program at any degree level (associate, bachelor's or graduate).
Applicants must have at least a 2.0 G.P.A., based on a 4.0 scale.
Applicants must submit the Don G. Willems Scholarship Application Form along with supplementary information that is requested on the application. The completed application and supplementary information must be postmarked by March 15th. Instructions are provided for all entries on the application form. Incomplete applications will not be evaluated.
Conditions of Acceptance:
Applications will be ranked by the MSAWWA/MWEA Scholarship Committee. Candidates will be notified of the Committee's decision in April.
The successful candidates must notify the Scholarship Committee within one week, indicating acceptance or rejection of the award.
Recipients will be asked to submit either an AWWA or WEF membership form. Membership will be paid by MSAWWA/MWEA.
Recipients will be invited to attend the annual conference. Registration and lodging is paid by MSAWWA/MWEA. Meals and transportation are paid by the student.
The scholarship will be awarded in the recipient's name to the school he/she is attending in August of the year awarded. The school will use the scholarship to balance the student’s account, and will distribute any remaining funds directly to the student.
Scholarship awards to graduating seniors and residents of Sidney, MT. Initial approach: Letter
Both the Doris Smith Scholarship and the Van Orsdel Scholarship originally were set up as scholarship funds and later turned into a combined endowment. Benefis Foundation administers the Smith/Van Orsdel Nursing Scholarship for Montana State University nursing students seeking a bachelor’s or master’s degree. The award amount is subject to change each year and is for books and tuition only.
Applicant must meet the following criteria:
Be a Montana State University – Bozeman nursing student enrolled in the MSU degree program at Great
Falls Extended Campus.
Identify professional goals.
Have attained junior or higher status and be actively seeking either a bachelor of science or a Master of
Have an accumulated grade point average of 2.75 or higher.
Demonstrate leadership abilities and show sound clinical performance.
Demonstrate service to community, the college of nursing and/or your profession.
Submit a written letter of recommendation from MSU Nursing Faculty member or supervisor.
If you are a Benefis Health System employee you need to submit a letter of recommendation from your
Completed Consent and Disclosure form.
Scholarships only applicable for specific counties within this state