All Opportunities

Welcome to Cat Scholarships, MSU’s Online Scholarship Application System!

Below you will find a list of scholarships available to MSU Students.

  • For the 2018-2019 academic year, only scholarships for current students in the College of Agriculture, College of Education, Health and Human Development, College of
    Engineering, and Undergraduate Scholars Program will be awarded utilizing Cat Scholarships.
  • Incoming students and current students wanting to apply for scholarships in other academic Colleges, Financial Aid, and Admissions will need to work with those specific units. Click here for more information.

Application Process:

  • To access the General Application, click “Sign in” and use your NetID to login.
  • After you have completed your General Application, the system will automatically match you to all scholarships you are eligible for based on the information you provided.
  • The system may recommend additional scholarship opportunities that you may be eligible for, however additional steps must be taken to be considered for those awards.
  • Some scholarships require the applicant to demonstrate financial need; in order to be considered for those awards a FAFSA must be submitted.

Important Dates:

  • November 1: Cat Scholarship system opens to accept applications.
  • December 1: MSU FAFSA priority deadline.
  • February 1: Priority application deadline for most scholarships in the Cat Scholarship system. Please refer to individual scholarships for the appropriate deadline.
Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies A.B. Cobb III Memorial
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in the Department of Animal and Range Sciences; Demonstrate financial need.
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in the Department of Animal...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Aaron Howard Townsend Civil Engineering Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of Civil Engineering; Junior or senior status; Full-time student; Minimum 3.0...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Aasheim Family Leadership Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture; Montana high school graduate; Senior status; Minimum 3.0...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Aerospace Studies Scholarship
Required Qualification: Air Force ROTC cadet
Required Qualification: Air Force ROTC cadet
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ag Econ Opportunity Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of Agricultural Economics and Economics Preferred Qualifications: Students...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ag Lenders Range School / Don Ryerson Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Natural Resources and Rangeland Ecology; Montana resident; Senior status; Minimum 3.0 cumulative...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Natural Resources and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Agricultural Economics and Economics Memorial Scholarship
Required Qualifications: One of the following: – Pursuing a degree from the Department of Agricultural Economics and Economics – Have taken...
Required Qualifications: One of the following: – Pursuing a degree...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Allan J. McDonald Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Chemical Engineering; Junior status or above; Displays outstanding community involvement and...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Chemical...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Allied Engineering Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Civil Engineering or Civil Engineering, Bio-Resources Option; Montana resident.
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Civil Engineering or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Angus and Anne McMillan Family EHHD Scholarship
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree in curricula traditionally known as Home Economics; – Early Childhood Education and Child Services ...
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree in curricula traditionally...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Annin Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture; Demonstrate financial need; Undergraduate student; Full-time...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Anthony C. Gaffke Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture; Sophomore, junior or senior status; Full-time student; Minimum 2.0...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Arden and Lois Lambert Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of Civil Engineering; Full-time student.
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Army ROTC Scholarship
Required Qualification: Army ROTC cadet
Required Qualification: Army ROTC cadet
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Arthur A. Klebba Engineering Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Norm Asbjornson College of Engineering; Demonstrate financial need.
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Norm Asbjornson...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Arthur H. and Margaret C. Post Scholarship
Required Qualifications: One of the following: – Pursuing a degree from the Department of Land Resources and Environmental Sciences –...
Required Qualifications: One of the following: – Pursuing a degree...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Arthur J. Seiler Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Mechanical Engineering; Demonstrate financial need; Undergraduate student; Full-time student.
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Mechanical...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Associates of the Montana Contractors Association Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of Civil Engineering; Junior status or above; Full-time student; Maintain 2.5...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies August and Mary Sobotka Memorial Agriculture Award
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture; Undergraduate student. Preferred Qualification: First preference:...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies August L. Hormay Memorial Range Award
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of Animal and Range Sciences; Involved in research projects that further the...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Austin C. Olson Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Chemical Engineering; Junior or senior status. Preferred Qualification: Preference given to...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Chemical...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Barnard Companies Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of Civil Engineering; Undergraduate student.
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Battle Ridge Ranch Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Bearpaw Excellence in Agriculture Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture; Montana resident, must have lived in Montana for at least 10...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Beaudette Consulting Engineers Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of Civil Engineering; Junior status or above; Minimum 2.5 cumulative...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Beavers Heavy Construction Scholarship
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree from the Department of Civil Engineering Preferred Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Construction...
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree from the Department of Civil...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Bertha Cochrane Clow Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Food and Nutrition; Demonstrate financial need; Junior status or above. Additional Award...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Food and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Bertrand E. Grant Memorial Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Civil Engineering or Civil Engineering, Bio-Resources Option; Full-time student.
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Civil Engineering or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Betsy Palmer Graduate Student Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Education, Health and Human Development; Graduate student.
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Big Sky Resort Hospitality Management Scholarship
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree in Hospitality Management
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree in Hospitality Management
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies BilAnJo Family Teacher Education Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Agricultural Education Broadfield Teaching Option; Demonstrate financial need.
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Agricultural Education...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Bill and Anita Jones Scholarship
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture; Primary course of study in agriculture and/or livestock research.
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Bill and Janet Pascoe Family Scholarship Endowment
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree in Electrical Engineering
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Billie O. Ragsdale Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering; Demonstrate financial need; Full-time...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies BMCF Agricultural Business Scholarship
Required Qualifications: One of the following: – Pursuing a degree in Agricultural Business – Participant in the Agriculture in a Global...
Required Qualifications: One of the following: – Pursuing a degree...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies BMCF Agriculture Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture; Montana resident; Undergraduate student.
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Bob Brastrup Memorial / Montana Wheat and Barley Committee Scholarship
Required Qualifications: One of the following: – Pursuing a degree from the Department of Agricultural Economics and Economics – Pursuing a...
Required Qualifications: One of the following: – Pursuing a degree...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Boeing Engineering Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Norm Asbjornson College of Engineering; Junior or senior status; Full-time...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Norm Asbjornson...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Brian Lillie Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Air Force ROTC cadet; Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA; Demonstrate collegiate and/or community involvement. Preferred...
Required Qualifications: Air Force ROTC cadet; Minimum 3.0 cumulative...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Bridger Brewing Sustainable Food and Bioenergy Systems Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Sustainable Food Systems; Demonstrate financial need.
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Sustainable Food...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Burkenpas Agricultural Education Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of Agricultural Education; Montana high school graduate; Demonstrate financial...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies C. K. Chan Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Norm Asbjornson College of Engineering; Demonstrate financial need; Undergraduate...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Norm Asbjornson...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Carol S. Nelson Memorial
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Elementary Education; Montana high school graduate; Junior or senior status. Preferred...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Elementary...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Carolyn Daniels Patrick Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Technology Education; Available only during the term in which the student is student...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Technology...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Cashman Family Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Environmental Horticulture; Full-time student; Minimum 2.7 cumulative GPA. Preferred...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Environmental...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Century Companies Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Construction Engineering Technology; Full-time student.
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Construction Engineering...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Charles and Ruth Bowman Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of Civil Engineering; Full-time student. Preferred Qualification: Pursuing a...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Charles F. Gumprecht Ag Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of Animal and Range Sciences; United States citizen; Montana high school...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Charles F. Pierson, Jr. Memorial Scholarship
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree from the Department of Animal and Range Sciences
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree from the Department of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Charlie "Cup" King Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Plant Science, Plant Biology Option; Undergraduate student. Preferred Qualification: First...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Plant Science, Plant...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended