Professional Student Exchange, Loan Repayment and Undergraduate Scholarships and Waivers
AY 2022/2023 Application Cycle Deadline:
The Portal for these programs will go live Fall 2021, click on each program title for more information and current application instructions
Open to eligible graduating high school seniors, this award is a 4-year renewable scholarship which waives tuition when used at an eligible campus. Its’ average value at a 4-year campus is approximately $20,000. Applications open December 1st and are due March 15th annually the year a student graduates from high school.
Open to graduating high school seniors, these awards are designed to provide an incentive for Montana high school students to prepare for, enter into, and complete degrees in postsecondary fields related to science, technology, engineering, mathematics and healthcare. The award is $6,000 over 4 years at an eligible campus. Applications open December 1st and are due March 15th annually the year a student graduates from high school.
These tuition waivers are available to MT National Guard members at any MUS campus (Community Colleges are also encouraged to offer these awards). The waivers are applied as last dollar awards up to the total cost of tuition. Students must apply for this waiver each academic year no later than the third week of the first semester for which they are requesting the waiver (retroactive awards are not made for previous semesters).
These scholarships are available to students in 2-year Trade or Technology programs in Montana. Students must; be enrolled in at least 6 credits in a qualifying program/campus, be Montana residents, and file a FAFSA with a maximum of $10,000 EFC. Recipients will receive $1,000 for full-time or $500 for part-time enrollment. The Fall semester application will be posted by August 1, the deadline is September 15th. Deadline for Spring semester is February 15th. Gianforte Fact Sheet
These tuition waivers are awarded annually to students who graduate with an associate degree from a Montana University System (MUS) 2-year campus or Community College. Selected students are awarded a tuition waiver at any 4-year unit of the MUS and may be received up to a total of four continuous (fall/spring) semesters. Applications must be postmarked by June 30th for the previous Summer, Fall and Spring graduates.
ADDITIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS AND WAIVERS
This Program encourages physicians to provide service to rural and medically underserved areas and population in Montana, by providing up to $150,000 in education loan repayment. Deadline August 1, 2021
This loan reimbursement program is for individuals currently employed as a full-time registered professional nurse by either the Montana State Prison or the Montana State Hospital. Deadline June 30th, 2021