All Opportunities

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

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

  • Use the Application Process below to apply for scholarships awarded by colleges, departments and the Office of Financial Aid Services.
  • Incoming students are also encouraged to apply for scholarships awarded by the Office of Admissions. 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 request that you supply additional information or recommend 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 (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) 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.

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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Dr. John Jutila Fellowship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Microbiology and Immunology; Graduate student; United States citizen or permanent resident.
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Microbiology and...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Dr. Ray and Betty Woodward Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of Animal and Range Sciences; Montana resident.
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Earl and Pauline Webb Memorial Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture; Undergraduate student. Preferred Qualification: Montana high...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Ed and Jodi Peretti Montana Veterinary WIMU Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Enrolled in the Washington Idaho Montana Utah (WIMU) Regional Veterinary Medicine Program; Montana high school...
Required Qualifications: Enrolled in the Washington Idaho Montana Utah...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Elner Eaton Memorial Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture; Junior or senior status; Resident of Dawson or Prairie County,...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Ernest L. DeAlton Memorial Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Agricultural Education, Broadfield Teaching; Junior or senior status; Plan to teach in Montana.
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Agricultural Education,...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Farmers Business Network Scholarship
Two scholarships shall be awarded each academic year with with different qualifications. Scholarship #1 Required Qualifications: Pursuing a...
Two scholarships shall be awarded each academic year with with different...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Ferguson Graduate Student Award
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree in Microbiology and Immunology; Graduate student; Doing research within the field of Microbiology.
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree in Microbiology and...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies First Security Bank of Belgrade Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture; Montana high school graduate; Demonstrate financial...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Florence and Monty Moneyhan Scholarship
Required Qualification: Enrolled in the Pre-Veterinary Program or planning to attend an accredited School of Veterinary Medicine
Required Qualification: Enrolled in the Pre-Veterinary Program or...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Forage Crop Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture; Enrolled in Agricultural Science – Forages course (AGSC...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Foundation for Community Vitality Ranch Management Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Ranching Systems; American Indian who is an enrolled member of a federally recognized...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Ranching...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Frank and Marie Elliott Homestead Veterinary Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Enrolled in the Pre-Veterinary Program or planning to attend an accredited School of Veterinary Medicine; Montana high...
Required Qualifications: Enrolled in the Pre-Veterinary Program or...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Frank B. Cotner Microbiology Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Departments of Microbiology and Cell Biology; Junior or senior status.
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Departments of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Frank F. Munshower Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a Masters of Science degree in Land Rehabilitation; Graduate student. Preferred Qualification: Have an...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a Masters of Science degree in Land...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Frank M. Harrington Memorial Horticulture Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Environmental Horticulture; Junior status; Full-time student.
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Environmental...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Frank R. Beckley Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Enrolled in the Pre-Veterinary Program or planning to attend an accredited School of Veterinary Medicine; Montana...
Required Qualifications: Enrolled in the Pre-Veterinary Program or...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Fred and Virginia Traeger Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Agricultural Business; Montana high school graduate; Undergraduate student. Preferred...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Agricultural...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Fred S. and Violet E. Willson Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of Animal and Range Sciences
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Gallatin Beef Producers Association Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture; Undergraduate student. Preferred Qualifications: First...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Gallatin Valley Ag Committee Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture; Montana high school graduate; Undergraduate student; Minimum 2.5...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Gallatin Valley Garden Club Scholarship in Memory of Lilly Lund
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Environmental Horticulture, Environmental Horticulture Science Option; Junior status.
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Environmental...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Gene Donaldson Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture; Montana high school graduate; Junior or senior status; Involved in...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies George Heide Memorial Scholarship
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture Preferred Qualifications: 4-H experience; Eastern Montana resident...
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies George S. Severson Agricultural Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture; Resident of one of the following Montana counties: Big Horn, Carbon,...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Gilbert Giebink Memorial Scholarship
Undergraduate Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Agricultural Business; Senior status; Half (1/2) time student or above. Graduate...
Undergraduate Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Gough Family Scholarship
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture; Demonstrate financial need; Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA. Preferred...
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Growing and Sustaining Pathways Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture; American Indian who is an enrolled member of a federally recognized...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Harriette E. Cushman Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from/in one of the following; – College of Agriculture – College of Nursing – Early Childhood...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from/in one of the...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Harry Cockrum Memorial Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture; Montana high school graduate.
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Hayden Agriculture Scholarship
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Hayden Ferguson Ag Communications Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture; Interest in Agriculture communications/broadcasting; Sophomore,...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Herb Skinner Scholarship
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Hilger Ranch Memorial Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of Animal and Range Sciences in one of the following fields of study; - Animal...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Hodgskiss Scholarship Endowment
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from Montana State University; Montana resident; Demonstrate financial need. Preferred...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from Montana State...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Hugh Hastings Memorial Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from one of the following (alternating every year); – College of Agriculture – College of Arts and...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from one of the following...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Jack Catlin Memorial
Required Qualifications: One of the following: – Enrolled in the Pre-Veterinary Program – Planning to attend an accredited School of...
Required Qualifications: One of the following: – Enrolled in the...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies James and Betty Drummond Scholarship
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree in Animal Science
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree in Animal Science
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies James and Florence Keith Alpha Zeta Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture; Active member of Alpha Zeta. Preferred Qualifications: Current...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies James and Margie Robertson Memorial
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture in one of the following areas: – Agricultural Business, Agribusiness...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies James B. Johnson Memorial Scholarship
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree in Economics
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree in Economics
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies James R. Sims Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from/in one of the following: – Department of Plant Sciences and Plant Pathology – Department of...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from/in one of the...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Jason Killion Memorial Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture; Montana resident; Undergraduate student; Minimum 2.7 cumulative GPA.
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Jeanne Baumann Microbiology Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Biotechnology or Microbiology, or Immunology; Montana high school graduate; Sophomore status or...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Biotechnology or...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Joe Somers Memorial
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of Agricultural Economics and Economics; Junior status or above; Minimum 3.0...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies John and Grace Schutter Memorial Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture; Full-time student; Junior or senior status; Intent to pursue...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies John H. Stratford Memorial Agriculture Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture; Incoming freshman status. County Preferred Qualifications: First...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies John S. McFarlane Endowed Scholarship
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree from the College of Agriculture
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies John Vallega Endowment Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from/in one of the following; – College of Agriculture – College of Nursing – Norm Asbjornson...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from/in one of the...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies John Weinschrott Family Memorial Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from Montana State University; Fallon County, Montana high school graduate; Incoming...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from Montana State...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022