All Opportunities

Welcome to the Montana State University Billings scholarship application portal!

Through the efforts of the Montana State University Billings Foundation and the generosity of private donors, MSU Billings disburses approximately $1.7 million in scholarships each academic year. All MSU Billings degree-seeking students are encouraged to complete the scholarship application.

Before you start:

Deadlines:

  • November 1 — The General Scholarship application opens.

  • December 1 — Incoming freshman student scholarships will be awarded on an on-going basis.

  • December 1 — Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) priority deadline. In order to qualify for need-based scholarships you will need to complete the FAFSA for the upcoming academic year.

  • January 15 — The deadline for the Chancellor’s Excellence Award application.

  • February 1 — The priority deadline for most scholarships.

Apply for scholarships now. It’s as easy as 1-2-3!

  1. Click the yellow “Sign In” button (upper right) to access the system with your MSU Billings NetID and password.

  2. Complete the General Application questions presented. The system may recommend additional scholarships opportunities available to you. Answer those questions, too.

  3. After you complete the General Application, you’re done! If you are awarded a scholarship you will receive an award notification to your primary email address. You can also make edits or check on the status of your application by logging back into the system at any time.

For more information on how to use this system, please contact MSU Billings Scholarship Administration at scholarships@msubillings.edu or 406-657-2244, extension 2339.

Reminder! Your General Application from the previous academic year will be archived and removed from the system in September. You must complete a new General Application each fall semester.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,000.00 Chefs and Cooks of Montana – Jimmy DeVerniero Endowed Scholarship
The Chefs and Cooks of Montana – Jimmy DeVerniero Endowed Scholarship is available to student enrolled in A.A., A.S., or A.A.S. program of study at...
The Chefs and Cooks of Montana – Jimmy DeVerniero Endowed Scholarship is...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$650.00 Chet and Milly Blaylock Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Established in 1997, the Chet and Milly Blaylock Memorial Endowed Scholarship is available to a full-time student enrolled for a minimum of 15...
Established in 1997, the Chet and Milly Blaylock Memorial Endowed...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $650.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$530.00 Christensen Family Reading Endowed Scholarship
In 2013, the Christensen Family Reading Scholarship Endowment was established to provide financial assistance to MSU Billings students with a...
In 2013, the Christensen Family Reading Scholarship Endowment was...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $530.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$2,100.00 City College Opportunity Endowed Scholarship
The City College Opportunity Scholarship Endowment was established in February 2011 as a result of the Opportunity Campaign for MSU Billings...
The City College Opportunity Scholarship Endowment was established in...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $2,100.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$425.00 College of Arts & Sciences Alumni Excellence Award Scholarship
The College of Arts and Sciences Alumni Excellence Award Scholarship is available to a College of Arts and Sciences major who is a junior or senior...
The College of Arts and Sciences Alumni Excellence Award Scholarship is...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $425.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$900.00 College of Business Alumni Excellence Award Scholarship
The College of Business Alumni Excellence Award Scholarship is available to a declared Business major with a 3.45 GPA or is in the top 20 percent...
The College of Business Alumni Excellence Award Scholarship is available...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $900.00
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Collegiate License Plate Endowed Scholarships
In March 1991, the Eastern Montana College Foundation (now MSU Billings Foundation) received a letter from the Montana Commissioner of Higher...
In March 1991, the Eastern Montana College Foundation (now MSU Billings...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
$1,900.00 Connie Landis Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The Connie Landis Memorial Endowed Scholarship is available to art majors or elementary education majors, with preference given to art majors....
The Connie Landis Memorial Endowed Scholarship is available to art...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $1,900.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$1,000.00 Connie Lough Memorial Scholarship
Rebuilding Together Yellowstone County established the Connie Lough Memorial Scholarship in August 2013. Rebuilding Together wanted to assist...
Rebuilding Together Yellowstone County established the Connie Lough...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$500.00 Creative Writing Endowed Scholarship in Memory of Ben Gloege
This scholarship provides financial assistance to MSU Billings students who excel in creative writing. Recipients of the Creative Writing Endowed...
This scholarship provides financial assistance to MSU Billings students...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$1,700.00 Curt Kochner Endowed Scholarship for Student Leaders
The Curt Kochner Endowed Scholarship for Student Leaders is available to a sophomore or above in college with a 2.5 GPA or above and full-time...
The Curt Kochner Endowed Scholarship for Student Leaders is available to...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $1,700.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$650.00 Dale C. and Mary E. Hawkins Endowed Scholarship
The Dale C. and Mary E. Hawkins Endowed Scholarship is available to a Business major with is a Montana resident and non-traditional student. The...
The Dale C. and Mary E. Hawkins Endowed Scholarship is available to a...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $650.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$1,000.00 Daniels-Ille Family History Endowed Scholarship
This award was established in 2006 as a vehicle for history faculty to provide financial assistance to their future students. The Daniels-Ille...
This award was established in 2006 as a vehicle for history faculty to...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$2,000.00 Darell and Robin Tunnicliff Scholarship
The Darell and Robin Tunnicliff Scholarship is available to junior and senior Elementary Education and Special Education majors. Recipients must be...
The Darell and Robin Tunnicliff Scholarship is available to junior and...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$340.00 David and Barbara Hawkins Endowed Scholarship
The David and Barbara Hawkins Endowed Scholarship is available to an employee, spouse, or child of employee of Treasure State Electric, Premier...
The David and Barbara Hawkins Endowed Scholarship is available to an...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $340.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$1,100.00 David and Chubbins Davison Mathematics Education Endowed Scholarship
The David and Chubbins Davison Mathematics Education Endowed Scholarship is available to Elementary Education majors specializing in mathematics....
The David and Chubbins Davison Mathematics Education Endowed Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $1,100.00
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies David L. Hood International Faculty/Student Scholar Exchange Endowed Scholarship
The David L. Hood International Faculty/Student Scholar Exchange Endowed Scholarship is available to MSU Billings students studying abroad at an...
The David L. Hood International Faculty/Student Scholar Exchange Endowed...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
$2,900.00 David W. and Carolyn C. Johnson Endowed Scholarship
The David W. & Carolyn C. Johnson Endowed Scholarship is available to single parents who are enrolled in a degree or certificate program....
The David W. & Carolyn C. Johnson Endowed Scholarship is available to...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $2,900.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$470.00 Debra Dee Siegle Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The Debra Dee Siegle Memorial Endowed Scholarship is available to students who are coming out of foster care. Preference will be given to an...
The Debra Dee Siegle Memorial Endowed Scholarship is available to...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $470.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$400.00 Dennis E. Moos Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The Dennis E. Moos Memorial Endowed Scholarship is available to an Accounting or Information Systems major with financial need. A recipient must be...
The Dennis E. Moos Memorial Endowed Scholarship is available to an...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $400.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$900 Dick Anderson Construction, Inc. Endowed Scholarship
Dick Anderson Construction, Inc., formerly High Tech Construction, provides consulting, estimates, material options, and construction planning that...
Dick Anderson Construction, Inc., formerly High Tech Construction,...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $900
Deadline02/01/2019
$740.00 Dick Edwards Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The Dick Edwards Memorial Endowed Scholarship was established in 1981 in memory of Eastern Montana College (now MSU Billings) basketball coach,...
The Dick Edwards Memorial Endowed Scholarship was established in 1981 in...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $740.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$4,500.00 Dickerson/Knight Access to Education Endowed Scholarship for Non-Traditional Women
The Dickerson/Knight Access to Education Endowed Scholarship for Non-Traditional Women is available to a female non-traditional student, freshman...
The Dickerson/Knight Access to Education Endowed Scholarship for...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $4,500.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$600.00 Donald E. Fox Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Donald E. Fox was the controller at Eastern Montana College (now Montana State University Billings). After Don passed away in 1988 from cancer,...
Donald E. Fox was the controller at Eastern Montana College (now Montana...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $600.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$1,000.00 Donald J. Baker Scholarship - City College
The Donald J. Baker Scholarship was established in 2018 to provide scholarship support for students from Valley County, Montana, high schools...
The Donald J. Baker Scholarship was established in 2018 to provide...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$1,250.00 Donald J. Baker Scholarship - Main Campus
The Donald J. Baker Scholarship was established in 2018 to provide scholarship support for students from Valley County, Montana, high schools...
The Donald J. Baker Scholarship was established in 2018 to provide...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $1,250.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$2,450.00 Dorothea Cromley Piano Endowed Scholarship
The Dorothea Cromley Piano Endowed Scholarship is available to a declared B.A. in music major with applied piano major instrument who has a 3.0...
The Dorothea Cromley Piano Endowed Scholarship is available to a...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $2,450.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$400.00 Dorothy Shinn Endowed Scholarship
Elementary education majors who are residents of the Big Horn Basin in Wyoming will benefit from the Dorothy Shinn Endowed Scholarship (Big Horn...
Elementary education majors who are residents of the Big Horn Basin in...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $400.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$2,500.00 Dr. Joe W. Floyd and Barbara L. Noble Scholarship
Single mothers experience challenges in attempting to balance their time with their children, their time earning money, the time necessary to be...
Single mothers experience challenges in attempting to balance their time...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$1,000.00 Dr. Krista Mougey Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2018 following the untimely death of beloved MSU Billings professor Dr. Krista Jean Mougey, the Dr. Krista Mougey Memorial Endowed...
Established in 2018 following the untimely death of beloved MSU Billings...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$2,000.00 Dr. Norm Schoenthal Endowed Scholarship
The Dr. Norm Schoenthal Endowed Scholarship is available to a Biology major, with preference given to students focused on Botany, Zoology, or...
The Dr. Norm Schoenthal Endowed Scholarship is available to a Biology...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$340.00 Dr. Rolf Groseth Endowed Scholarship
To honor retired Chancellor Rolf Groseth, the proceeds from the “Heads or Tails” lot of the live auction at the 2014 Wine & Food Festival created...
To honor retired Chancellor Rolf Groseth, the proceeds from the “Heads...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $340.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$900.00 E. Lyle Cooper Memorial English Endowed Scholarship
E. Lyle Cooper, Emeritus Professor of English, taught at Eastern Montana College (now MSU Billings) from 1947 to 1972. The E. Lyle Cooper Memorial...
E. Lyle Cooper, Emeritus Professor of English, taught at Eastern Montana...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $900.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$1,000.00 Ed Randash Memorial Scholarship
Ed Randash was an avid automotive enthusiast. He loved auto racing of all types, restoring and collecting vintage and collectible vehicles, getting...
Ed Randash was an avid automotive enthusiast. He loved auto racing of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$900.00 EideBailly, LLP Scholarship
EideBailly was founded in 1917 and is one of the largest public accounting firms in the United States. In academic year 1999-2000, EideBailly in...
EideBailly was founded in 1917 and is one of the largest public...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $900.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$950.00 Elaine Marie Smith Endowed Scholarship
The Elaine Marie Smith Endowed Scholarship is available to graduate students working towards a M.S. in Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health...
The Elaine Marie Smith Endowed Scholarship is available to graduate...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $950.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$6,500.00 Ellen Shields Endowed Scholarship
The Ellen Shields Endowed Scholarship is available to students with economic need who are not normally entitled to scholarships based on...
The Ellen Shields Endowed Scholarship is available to students with...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $6,500.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$830.00 Elma Epstein Endowed Scholarship
The Elma Epstein Endowed Scholarship is available to an Education major who is a Montana resident and a sophomore or above in college while...
The Elma Epstein Endowed Scholarship is available to an Education major...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $830.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$1,200.00 Emma Chatham Standish Endowed Scholarship
The Emma Chatham Standish Endowed Scholarship is available to a student seeking an Arts and Sciences degree with Teaching Certificate Option....
The Emma Chatham Standish Endowed Scholarship is available to a student...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $1,200.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$2,000.00 Energy Laboratories Chemistry Endowed Scholarship
Bill Brown, President, and John Standish, Vice-President, co-owners of Energy Laboratories, established the Energy Laboratories Chemistry...
Bill Brown, President, and John Standish, Vice-President, co-owners of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$1,250.00 Eric Robert Anderson Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The recipient of the Eric Robert Anderson Memorial Endowed Scholarship must be a dues-paying member of Art Students League and a declared Art...
The recipient of the Eric Robert Anderson Memorial Endowed Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $1,250.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$550.00 Esther Eaton Endowed Scholarship
The intent of this award is to provide educational access to MSU Billings students in all financial situations and circumstances. The Esther Eaton...
The intent of this award is to provide educational access to MSU...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $550.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$670.00 Eugene F. Wiesner Endowed Scholarship
Established in 1994, the Eugene F. Wiesner Endowed Scholarship is available to a Psychology major. A Montana resident is preferred. The recipient...
Established in 1994, the Eugene F. Wiesner Endowed Scholarship is...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $670.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$400.00 Exchange Clubs of Billings Healing Field Endowed Scholarship
The scholarship aims to help an individual who is committing their lives to the service of others. The Exchange Clubs of Billings Healing Field...
The scholarship aims to help an individual who is committing their lives...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $400.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$1,900.00 ExxonMobil Mathematics and Science Education Scholarship
True to a corporate core value that education is one of the most important elements of a thriving community, ExxonMobil established the ExxonMobil...
True to a corporate core value that education is one of the most...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $1,900.00
Deadline02/01/2019
$1,900.00 ExxonMobil Process Plant Technology Scholarship
Through its foundation and corporation, ExxonMobil engages in philanthropic activities that advance education, health and science in communities...
Through its foundation and corporation, ExxonMobil engages in...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $1,900.00
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Facilities Services Endowed Scholarship
The Facilities Services Endowed Scholarship is available to full-time employees of MSU Billings Facilities Services and immediate family members of...
The Facilities Services Endowed Scholarship is available to full-time...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Florence Steele Kem Endowed Scholarship
The Florence Steele Kem Endowed Scholarship is available to a Montana resident who is an Education major. The recipient must be an undergraduate or...
The Florence Steele Kem Endowed Scholarship is available to a Montana...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies Foster Family Endowed Scholarship for International Education - Fall
The Foster Family Endowed Scholarship for International Education is available to MSUB students who wish to study abroad in an MSU Billings or MUS...
The Foster Family Endowed Scholarship for International Education is...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
varies Foster Family Endowed Scholarship for International Education - Spring and Summer
The Foster Family Endowed Scholarship for International Education is available to MSUB students who wish to study abroad in an MSU Billings or MUS...
The Foster Family Endowed Scholarship for International Education is...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/01/2019