Stay tuned! We will post college and scholarship information links here as they are made available to us. See Mrs. Milligan at the school for more information on any of the scholarships.
ACT/SAT Test Dates:
College Visit/Information Session Dates:
TAKE A VIRTUAL TOUR! Use this link to visit college campuses around the country or to schedule an in-person visit: www.youvisit.com/colleges
MSU Fridays: Oct. 20, 2017, Jan. 26, 2018, Mar. 9, 2018, Mar. 23, 2018, and June 15, 2018. Prospective students and family members can explore Montana State University (Bozeman) academics, extra-curricular activities, student life, and more. The program is free. Online registration form: http://www.montana.edu/admissions/msufriday/
Tech Day: Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. The day will include campus tours at Montana Tech in Butte, interactive classroom sessions with multiple academic departments, giveaways, and general college information. To attend, visit: http://www.mtech.edu/admissions/visit/
Online College Information:
General Scholarship Resources
Reach Higher Montana: Sponsored by the Student Assistance Foundation. Use Scholly to find scholarships for free. Check out Montana Money Magic if you are looking for funds for dual credit classes!
MCIS (Montana Career Information System): Use the system to compare colleges, find a career that fits you well, or search for scholarships.
Raise Me: Start entering achievements and extracurricular activities starting as a freshman and earn micro-scholarships that can be used later if students choose to attend participating schools.
Wendy’s High School Heisman Scholarship: $1000-$10,000
Deadline: Oct. 2, 2017
Eligibility Criteria: Students must have a GPA of 3.0 or better, participation in at least one school-sponsored sport, and have demonstrated leadership at school and in the community.
U.S. Senate Youth Scholarship Program:$10,000
Deadline: Oct. 2, 2017
Eligibility Criteria: Qualified junior or senior high school students must show demonstrated leadership through public service in elected or appointed positions where they are actively representing a constituency in organizations that relate to government, public affairs, history, and/or community service. They must be actively enrolled in high school and living in the state they will represent for the entire 2017-18 academic year. Selected students will attend a week-long government and leadership educational program in Washington, D.C., on March 3-10, 2018, as well as earning the scholarship.
Horatio Alger Scholarship: $6000-$25000
Deadline: Oct. 25, 2017
Eligibility Criteria: Students must be graduating high school seniors who have demonstrated critical financial need ($55,000 or lower adjust gross family income) and are United States citizens.
Prudential Spirit of Community Awards: $1000
Deadline: Nov. 7, 2017
Eligibility Criteria: Students should be in grades 5-12 and must have engaged in a volunteer activity that occurred at least in part after September 1, 2016. Students must complete an application and turn it in to Mrs. Milligan by November 7.
SeniorAdviser.com Future of Assisted Living Scholarship: $2000
Deadline: Dec. 31, 2017
Eligibility Criteria: Students must be enrolled in an associate's degree, bachelor's degree or graduate level program at an accredited 2-year college or 4-year university. Each eligible student must submit a 500-750 word essay response to the question: How can your major of study improve the lives of seniors in assisted living facilities in your town?