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.
Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Edith R. "Edee" Carlson Memorial Scholarship
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree from the School of...
Deadline12/10/2022
Varies Richard and Kathryn Helzer Semester in Italy Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the School of...
Deadline12/10/2022
Varies Sander J. Waller Scholarship
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree from the School of...
Deadline12/10/2022
Varies School of Art - Semester Abroad in Italy Spring 2023 Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the School of...
Deadline12/10/2022
Varies Angelina O. and Henry L. Parsons Scholarship
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree in Family and Consumer...
Deadline12/15/2022
Varies College of EHHD Student Teachers Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in the Teacher Education...
Deadline12/15/2022
Varies Cory and Diane Knapp Pulfrey Rural Teaching Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in the Teacher Education...
Deadline12/15/2022
Varies Edna Berg Scholarship
Required Qualification: Pursuing a certificate, endorsement or degree...
Deadline12/15/2022
Varies Jesse and Ruth Long Education Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in the Teacher Education...
Deadline12/15/2022
Varies Joan R. Bowman Memorial Scholarship
Required Qualification: Pursuing a certificate, endorsement or degree...
Deadline12/15/2022
Varies Kiesling Family Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Elementary...
Deadline12/15/2022
Varies Linda and Larry Hughes Family Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in the Teacher Education...
Deadline12/15/2022
Varies Louise M. Taylor Memorial Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Elementary...
Deadline12/15/2022
Varies Marshall and Betty Bjork Rural Student Teacher Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Elementary...
Deadline12/15/2022
Varies Moebus FCS Student Teaching Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Family and Consumer...
Deadline12/15/2022
Varies Montana Rural Education Association Scholarship (Spring)
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in the Teacher Education...
Deadline12/15/2022
Varies Sigrid Haugstad Woodward Thornby Student Teacher Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in the Teacher Education...
Deadline12/15/2022
Varies Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE)
MSU will be offering a limited number of Western Undergraduate Exchange...
Deadline01/03/2023
Varies A&E Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Environmental...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies A. Paul Thompson Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from one of the following...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies A.B. Cobb III Memorial
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies A.B. Cobb, Jr. Memorial
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Norm Asbjornson...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies Aaron Howard Townsend Civil Engineering Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies Aasheim Family Leadership Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies Academic Improvement in Mathematical Sciences Scholarship
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree from the Department of...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies ACS-Hach Land Grant Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Chemistry, Teaching...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies Adeline Ueland Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Mark and Robyn...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies Aerospace Studies Scholarship
Required Qualification: Air Force ROTC cadet
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies Ag Econ Opportunity Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies Ag Lenders Range School / Don Ryerson Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Natural Resources and...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies Agricultural Economics and Economics Memorial Scholarship
Required Qualifications: One of the following: – Pursuing a degree...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies AIA Montana Endowed Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Environmental...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies Akira Murakami Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from Montana State...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies Al Kersich Student Excellence Award
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies Alan and Debby Fuhrman Hilleman Scholarship
Required Qualification: Hilleman Scholars Program student Preferred...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies Alderson Program in Entrepreneurship Scholarship
Required Qualification: Pursuing a minor in Entrepreneurship and Small...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies Alexander Family Rodeo Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from Montana State...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies Alice Kane Dahl Nursing Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Mark and Robyn...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies Alice Knowles Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Jake Jabs College...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies Alice Willman Cassidy Scholarship Endowment
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Mark and Robyn...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies Alise B. Maxwell Scollard "Maxie" LGBTQIA+ Nursing Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Mark and Robyn...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies Allan J. McDonald Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Chemical...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies Allied Engineering Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Civil Engineering or...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies Alpha Omicron Pi Centennial Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from Montana State...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies ALSC Architects Scholarship
Required Qualifications: One of the following: – Pursuing a degree...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies Alston G. and Thelma O. Guttersen Pursuit of Excellence in Architecture Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in Environmental...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies Alumni Legacy Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from Montana State...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies Amatics CPA Group Scholarship
Required Qualification: One of the following: – Pursuing a degree...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies American Indian Education Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from Montana State...
Deadline02/01/2023
Varies American Society of Civil Engineers Student Chapter Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the Department of...
Deadline02/01/2023