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 A. Paul Thompson Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from one of the following departments: – Chemistry and Biochemistry – Physics Senior status.
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from one of the following...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies College of Letters and Science General Scholarship
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree from the College of Letters and Science
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree from the College of Letters...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies College of Letters and Sciences Memorial Scholarship
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree from the College of Letters and Science
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree from the College of Letters...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Constance Marie Staudohar Memorial Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Letters and Science; Demonstrates financial need; Non-traditional age...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Letters...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Dr. Dorothy Christiansen Dannis Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Letters and Science; Undergraduate student.
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Letters...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Dr. Jean Robinson Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Letters and Science; Rural Montana high school graduate; Undergraduate student.
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Letters...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Edna Tracy White Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the following (rotating annually); – College of Arts & Architecture; – College of Education,...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the following...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Gary Williams Family Science Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a STEM science degree from the College of Letters and Science; Southwest Montana resident; Undergraduate...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a STEM science degree from the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Hambly Women in Sciences Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in a STEM curricula from one of the following: – Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience –...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree in a STEM curricula from...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Jim and Anne Banks Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Letters and Science; Freshman or sophomore status; Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA.
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Letters...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Letters and Science Dean's Endowed Scholarship
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree from the College of Letters and Science
Required Qualification: Pursuing a degree from the College of Letters...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Natural Sciences Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from one of the following departments: – Cell Biology and Neuroscience – Chemistry and Biochemistry ...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from one of the following...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Robinson-Barnick Women in Science Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from one of the following departments: – Cell Biology and Neuroscience – Chemistry and Biochemistry ...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from one of the following...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Steve Rovig and Brian Giddens Scholarship
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Letters and Science; Montana resident; Demonstrate financial...
Required Qualifications: Pursuing a degree from the College of Letters...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies