The College and Career Center provides information and assistance with academic progress, course selection, careers, college searches, scholarships, financial aid, and other post-secondary opportunities. Individual guidance and classroom group instruction are provided to assist students in making educational and vocational/career plans.
If you need to meet with your counselor, we will facilitate face-to-face or virtual TEAMS meetings by appointment. Please email your counselor to schedule an appointment today.
The ACT and SAT tests are both college entrance exams that are required by most 4 year institutions for admittance. Deciding which one is best for you depends on your post secondary goals. Check out the links below or talk with Miss Troianos in the Career Center for more information.
Check out some scholarship opportunities.
What you can expect from your Capital High School Counselors . . .
We use a systematic approach to accomplish these goals with all students and families. . .
All services provided by your school counselors are free, voluntary and completely confidential, except as required by law to the students, families, teachers and school staff in the Helena Public Schools.
Helena School District has partnered with Intermountain to offer a free mental health screening for its students. The following letter and consent form can be returned to your student’s counselor and a screening with take place.
New Student ($1,500 scholarship) This student has not previously enrolled/attended any college. They must have graduated from a Montana public high school with a minimum GPA of 3.5.
Twenty $4,000 scholarships to study computer science and/or software engineering at Montana Tech will be awarded to students completing the first seven modules in the CodeHS online curriculum.
GFWC of Helena is offering a $1000 scholarship to a foster student graduating high school in 2021 with plans to further his/her education at a Montana vocational program, community college, college or university.
A $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a graduating senior who will attend a Montana school.
The Helena Girls Softball Association established the Bonnie Sue Heller Memorial High School Senior Grant fund for the benefit of High School Senior girls who have participated in the HGSA program for at least two (2) seasons as a player or coach.
Limited to employee or employee child of Glacier Bancorp.
Applicant must be going on to college to study science, technology, engineering, mathematics or healthcare.
Applicant must be a natural or adopted child of an active uniformed officer who is employed by the Montana Highway Patrol.
Applicant must be a graduating senior or have graduated from a Montana high school. GPA must be 3.5 or above. Applicant must have graduated in the upper 21% of their class.
The Treacy Foundation gives scholarships to starting freshman and sophomore college students who are residents of Montana. You can go to any school that you like.
Applicant must submit a video on what they plan on doing in 10 years OR or how their college/career counselor has helped them in finding the right college fit.
Over the past twenty years, the Big Sky State Games has awarded the Character Counts! Scholarship to outstanding Montana female and male student-citizen-athletes involved in the Big Sky State Games.
The Big Sky Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association (ABWA) is offering two scholarships, one worth $1,000 and a second worth $2,000.
Applicant must be a graduating senior of Capital High School.
Selection is based on the following additional criteria: financial need, extracurricular activities, life goals and expectations, and exceptional circumstances.
Applicant must be a graduating senior from Helena High School or Capital High School in Lewis and Clark County.
The awards are for $2,500 each and renewable for up to three years, to a total of $10,000 per student.
Students must be an active member of the MFPE or have a parent that is.
This scholarship is specifically aimed at students who have confronted and overcome adversity in their young lives.
he Angel Fund will grant multiple $1,000 to $2,000 post-secondary scholarships to graduating seniors at Access to Success, Capital High School, Helena High School and PAL to help defray tuition expenses at a Montana college or university freshman year.
The student must attend school full time. This Scholarship may not be used for part-time study, correspondence schools, or courses at or below high school level. The school must be in Montana and be accredited.
Applicant must be a high school senior and a child or grandchild (step-child, step-grandchild or legal ward) of a living Elk member.
Each season Montana Youth Soccer awards our High School Senior Scholarship to ten applicants from across the state.
Montana Community Foundation awards nearly $500,000 in scholarships to Montana students every year!
Applications for our $1,000 Annual Scholarship for Montana Seniors are now being accepted.
This scholarship is to be awarded to a graduating senior who has been involved with golf.
Last Chance Audubon Society will award up to two $1,000 scholarships annually to Helena School District high school seniors.
The ACT or SAT deadline has been extended to February 6, 2021!
A $3,000 scholarship will be awarded to a graduating senior girl from the Helena area who will be attending a four-year college or university in the state of Montana.
Up to one hundred high school seniors will be selected to receive a $1,000 scholarship for their volunteer service in their respective communities.
Student athletes who swam competitively for at least two years at CHS or HHS are eligible.
An award of $500 will be given to a high school seniors aiming to further their education.
Black Mountain Software is offering scholarships to Montana students.
Responsible for students with the last name beginning: A – D
Responsible for students with the last name beginning: E – K
Responsible for students with the last name beginning: L – Ri
Responsible for students with the last name beginning: Ro – Z
Career Counselor (Scholarships, Jobs, Career Search, etc. )