Scholarship Information Archive

Posted on December 9, 2019

Montana Food Distributors Association Scholarship

Attached is an application form and guidlines/criteria for the scholarships. Nominees are encouraged to be associated with the food industry through either employment or family relationships with the industry.

If you have questions, please call 1-800-735-1082.

Posted on December 4, 2019

Montana Jaycee Foundation Scholarship

Each year, the U.S. Junior Chamber International (JCI) Senate Foundation grants $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school seniors who plan to continue their education at accredited post-secondary colleges, universities or vocational schools. The number of grants awarded annually is at the discretion of the Foundation and must be used for educational expenses in the first year of full-time study. Checks awarded will be made out in the name of the recipient and the educational institution of the recipient’s choice.

Posted on November 21, 2019

Montana Electric Cooperatives’ Association Memorial Scholarship

In order to apply for the scholarship, applicants, parents or guardians must be a member of an electric cooperative and the cooperative must be a member of Montana Electric Cooperatives’ Association.

Posted on November 21, 2019

ELKS National Foundation Legacy Scholarship

Legacy Awards are $4,000 scholarships available to children and grandchildren of Elks members. Eligibility requirements are outlined below.

The Foundation will offer a total of 300 awards in the 2020 contest.

Posted on November 21, 2019

The Reach Higher Montana Scholarship

Every year, Reach Higher Montana awards at least 75 – $1,000 scholarships to Montana students through the RHM Scholarship program.

The RHM Scholarship opens December 1, and is open to Montana high school seniors and current college students.

To qualify, applicants must be:

  • Montana high school seniors, or
  • Montana residents who graduated from a Montana high school or approved home school program and are currently attending a Montana college, university, and
  • Attend or will attend at least half time, and
  • Have at least a 2.5 GPA, and\
  • Submitted the FAFSA for the 2020-21 academic year.
Posted on November 18, 2019

Last Chance Audubon Society Scholarship


  • A $1,000 to a Helena Scholl District senior with documented college acceptance
  • Intended study should be related to LCAS’s and/or National Audubon’s mission
  • Selection to be made by April 30, 2020
  • Awards made August 2020


  • April 15, 2020 submission deadline
  • Application is on our website or contact your school counselor
  • Include a letter of recommendation and essay
  • Further questions – call or email LCAS President Janice Miller, 439-5762, or Education Chair Sumner Sharpe, 443-6536,
  • For instructions and links to forms see website
Posted on November 13, 2019

The Coolidge Scholarship

“The Coolidge” is among America’s most generous: a full-ride scholarship that covers a student’s tuition, room, board, and expenses for four years of undergraduate study. Unlike other top scholarships, the Coolidge can be used by recipients at any accredited U.S. college or university.

Open exclusively to students in the 11th grade.

Any high school junior who plans to enroll in college in the fall of 2021 and is an American citizen or legal permanent resident is eligible to apply (unfortunately current high school seniors are not eligible to apply).


Posted on November 13, 2019

The Parnell Law Office Distracted Driving Family Plan Scholarship

The Parnall Law Office is proud to offer the 2020 Scholarship Program that is designed to help interested high school (upon graduation from high school) or college students in the United States to attend an institution of higher education, while also bringing to attention to the dangers of distracted driving. $5000 in prizes will be awarded to the top 3 applicants.

Posted on November 7, 2019

Montana Western Scholarships

    • Below you will find a listing of scholarships available to students with brief information about the scholarship qualifications. To apply for scholarships, you must

You will then have the opportunity to complete a general application and, if applicable, apply for specific scholarships.

  • New students and new transfer students, please use the EMAIL ADDRESS YOU SUBMITTED ON YOUR APPLICATION FOR ADMISSION. You will not receive your official email address until you register for classes. (If you are having trouble, make sure you double check the email you used in the admission process.)
  • Returning students and administrators, please use your official email address. This is the only way your record will be identified in the system.

DO NOT use Internet Explorer when submitting your application. We are experiencing issues with Internet Explorer.


Posted on November 7, 2019

Black Mountain Software Scholarship

Any Montana high school senior graduating in 2020 may apply if he or she will be attending an accredited institution of higher education. These accredited institutions include trade schools, technical schools, colleges or universities. The applicant’s field of study may be any field that they want to pursue.

Applications and essays may be submitted electronically or mailed to Black Mountain Software. Please see the scholarship application for those specific addresses along with instructions for completing the application form and requirements for the essay. All submissions must be emailed or postmarked on or before April 15, 2020.

 Black Mountain Software looks forward to honoring two Montana high school graduates with these scholarships to help defray the costs of continuing with their education.