Scholarship Information Archive

Posted on February 13, 2020

Sweet Adelines International Music Scholarship

Five Valley Chores of Sweet Adelines, International enthusiastically supports the music programs in our area schools. To re-affirm this support, we are proud to announce the awarding of a music scholarship in the amount of $500.00.

Posted on February 13, 2020

2020 QuestBridge College Prep Scholars Program

The 2020 College Prep Scholars Program application is due on Tuesday, March 24, at 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time.

Awards may include:

Full scholarships to summer programs at Yale, Stanford, Notre Dame and more, valued up to $20,000.

College admissions conferences at Stanford, Emory and UChicago

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To be considered for the awards and opportunities for College Prep Scholars — including a full scholarship to a college summer program — submit a free, online College Prep Scholars Program application.

Posted on February 13, 2020

Eve Weaver O’Connell Scholarship

Application opens February 27th, 2020.

Eligibility requirements:

Be high school seniors or high school graduates

Be within the middle one-third in scholastic standing (and in good academic standing) at the time of initial application, as a graduating high school senior.

Demonstrate financial need

Demonstrate traits of good character and ability, a willingness to further his or her education in college, and adaptability in associating with other students

Be planning to attend full-time an accredited college or university in Montana

Posted on February 10, 2020

Big Sky State Games Character Counts! Scholarship

The Big Sky State Games has teamed up with the CHARACTER COUNTS! Coalition and Kenco Security and Technology to recognize the importance of sportsmanship and character in Montana student athletes.

Posted on February 10, 2020

Miss Montana Contestant Scholarship

Montana young women 17-25 and teens have the opportunity to earn college scholarships and learn leadership skills by entering the Miss Montana Competition or Miss Montana’s Outstanding Teen competition for teens age 13-17 June 18-20 in Glendive.

Contestants are judged on interview, talent, social impact statement and on stage question. Teens are also judged on fitness.

Miss Montana contestants, age 17-25 receive a $950 scholarship for competing but have the opportunity to win additional scholarship money for community service, academics, being in the top five, best interview, photogenic and other areas.  More than $300,000 in cash and applied scholarships are available.  Teens 13-17 earn at least $150 for competing.  A contestant must be a resident of Montana or, if from another state, must be enrolled full time at a Montana college.             Applications are available to download at and are due by March 15 along with the $200 sponsor fee.

Posted on February 10, 2020

Farmers State Bank Education Scholarship Program

In 2001, Farmers State Bank established a scholarship fund to assist qualifying high school seniors continue their education. Each year, a $10,000 scholarship has been awarded to a student from a participating high school in Darby, Hamilton, Corvallis, Victor, Stevensville, Florence, Missoula, Helena and Kalispell. We have also opened up the scholarship to public, private and homeschooled students.

To date, Farmers State Bank scholarships have benefited 152 students, with a total award distribution over a million dollars. The awards are for $2,500 each and renewable for up to three years, based on full-time attendance at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school, and a GPA of 2.0 or higher.

Posted on January 29, 2020

Universal Athletic Services Scholarship

Universal Athletic Services, Inc. is very proud to announce our annual scholarship, made available to an outstanding male and female student athlete in Montana.

Two scholarships will each be in the amount of $1000.00 to a male and female for one year to be used at a Montana college or university.

Posted on January 28, 2020

McBride Family Scholarship

The McBride Family Scholarship is available for up to four consecutive years, in the amount of $4,000 per year. The recipient must be a Montana public high school graduate, with preference given to Helena graduates, and must have a 2.5 or better GPA. The scholarship will be applied to the student’s tuition, fees, room/board and books at Montana State University Northern.

Posted on January 17, 2020

MFPE Higher Education Scholarship

MFPE will award two 2020 – 2021 academic year scholarships in the amount of $1,500 each, one to a new student (one who has not previously enrolled in or attended any public Montana college or university); and one to a continuing student (one who is currently enrolled in and attending a public Montana college or university). The students must be MFPE members or dependents of MFPE members. Application must include a personal statement, letter of recommendation, summary of applicant’s community involvement and financial need, and academic transcripts. MFPE shall announce the scholarship awards at the MFPE annual conference, April 3-4 in Helena.

The application and all required documents for MFPE scholarships must be received at MFPE headquarters by March 10th, 2020. See link below for full applicant instructions and eligibility requirements.

Please mail or submit to:

Attn: Scholarship Committee
1232 East 6th Ave.
Helena, MT 59604

Posted on January 16, 2020

GFWC Helena Woman’s Club, Inc Scholarship

GFWC of Helena is offering a $1000 scholarship to a foster student graduating high school in 2020 with plans to further his/her education at a Montana vocational program, community college, college or university.  The student applying should be committed to educational goals and the provision of community service.  For consideration for a scholarship, complete this application and submit it along with your resume, official transcript, and three letters of recommendation-no more than two letters from your high school principal, faculty member, and/or activity sponsor. These letters should include the activities in which you are involved.

Application deadline is March 15, 2020