Our Opportunities

The UM Scholarship Portal OPENS on November 1st.

Submit your “general application” to be connected with campus-wide scholarship opportunities.

You may be asked to answer supplemental questions or to complete an additional application for your specific major. Please check in with your department for more information and check your account throughout the year as more opportunities become available.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Laura Bergh Barrett Scholarship
This fund is to be used to provide scholarships for deserving students in the College of Visual and Performing Arts at The University of Montana....
This fund is to be used to provide scholarships for deserving students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies CVPA Arts General Scholarship
The fund will be used to receive and award gifts designated for scholarships under the College of Visual and Performing Arts that may not meet the...
The fund will be used to receive and award gifts designated for...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Graduate Fellowship Endowment
This fund provides awards to deserving students in any master’s or doctoral program at The University of Montana.
This fund provides awards to deserving students in any master’s or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000.00 Robert and Carol Seim Fine Arts Scholarship
The Robert and Carol Seim Fine Arts Scholarship shall be used to provide one $1,000 scholarship each year for 10 years to a talented and deserving...
The Robert and Carol Seim Fine Arts Scholarship shall be used to provide...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
Varies W.K. and Alice Dwyer Scholarship Endowment
The fund will be used to provide scholarships for students pursuing a Bachelor of Arts degree at The University of Montana in the College of Visual...
The fund will be used to provide scholarships for students pursuing a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Alice Lee Lund Rural Education Award
Undergraduate students; full admission to the teacher education program; good academic standing; planning to student teach in a rural area of...
Undergraduate students; full admission to the teacher education program;...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Charles R. and Nancy L. Zadra Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate or graduate students in the Phyllis J. Washington College of Education and Human Sciences with a...
This scholarship is awarded to undergraduate or graduate students in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Christine Lynn Maristuen Endowed Scholarship for Special Education Teachers
Undergraduate or graduate students in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction; full admission to the Special Education Endorsement program;...
Undergraduate or graduate students in the Department of Curriculum and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Darrel and Elsie Minifie Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to graduate student in the College of Education and Human Sciences pursuing teaching licensure or advanced coursework...
This scholarship is awarded to graduate student in the College of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Donald C. and Patricia Orlich Scholarship
The purpose of the Donald C. and Patricia Orlich Scholarship is to provide annual awards to teacher education students who are juniors or seniors...
The purpose of the Donald C. and Patricia Orlich Scholarship is to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dr. John J. Hunt Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to an Educational Leadership doctoral student with an emphasis in educational administration. He or she must be a...
This scholarship is awarded to an Educational Leadership doctoral...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dr. L. Dean Sorenson Memorial Scholarship
The Fund will provide scholarships to University of Montana graduate students in the Phyllis J. Washington College of Education and Human Sciences...
The Fund will provide scholarships to University of Montana graduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Edwin Boone Craighead Scholarship
The purpose of the Edwin Boone Craighead Scholarship is to foster academic excellence and support further educational goals of UM students who...
The purpose of the Edwin Boone Craighead Scholarship is to foster...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Eloise Baird Boldt Memorial Education Scholarship
A teacher licensure student; full admission to the teacher education program; financial need; academic aptitude; holds traditional values.
A teacher licensure student; full admission to the teacher education...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ernest G. and Jeanette M. Lake Scholarship
The Ernest G. and Jeanette M. Lake Scholarship is awarded to a deserving student pursuing a graduate degree in educational administration and plans...
The Ernest G. and Jeanette M. Lake Scholarship is awarded to a deserving...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Floyd and Marlys Ann Boschee Scholarship
The purpose of the Floyd and Marlys Ann Boschee Scholarship is to provide an annual award to a doctoral student emphasizing educational...
The purpose of the Floyd and Marlys Ann Boschee Scholarship is to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies George and Laurine Harris Scholarship
Must be from Montana (resident for ten years or diploma from accredited Montana high school); full admission to a graduate program in the Phyllis...
Must be from Montana (resident for ten years or diploma from accredited...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Georgiene Wright D'Angelo Endowed Scholarship for the Betterment of Teaching
A teacher licensure student with full admission to the teacher education program; GPA of 3.5 or higher; desire and commitment to teach upon...
A teacher licensure student with full admission to the teacher education...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Georgiene Wright D'Angelo Endowed Scholarship for the Support of Future Teachers
A teacher licensure student with full admission to the teacher education program; GPA of 3.5 or higher; desire and commitment to teach upon...
A teacher licensure student with full admission to the teacher education...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Henderson Foundation Environmental Education Scholarship
Students planning to be engaged in a project, training, or research in the area of Environmental Education during the 2016-17 academic year...
Students planning to be engaged in a project, training, or research in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Janet Fowler Dargitz Scholarship
The Fund will provide scholarships to University of Montana undergraduate students in the Phyllis J. Washington College of Education and Human...
The Fund will provide scholarships to University of Montana...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Jim Atkinson/WMAEMSP Scholarship
A graduate student in elementary school administration; potential as an educational leader.
A graduate student in elementary school administration; potential as an...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies John and Susan Zaugra Graduate Education Scholarship
The Fund shall be used to provide merit based book award(s) to graduate students studying elementary education in the College of Education and...
The Fund shall be used to provide merit based book award(s) to graduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Kenneth Allen Marcure Memorial Scholarship - CLOSED
The Fund will provide scholarships to the University of Montana undergraduate students in the Phyllis J. Washington College of Education and Human...
The Fund will provide scholarships to the University of Montana...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Kleis Larsen Scholarship in Education
An elementary education student; full admission to the teacher education program; Montana high school graduate; carrying a minimum of 12 credits...
An elementary education student; full admission to the teacher education...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Linus J. Carleton Scholarship
The purpose of the Linus J. Carleton Scholarship is to provide scholarship assistance to undergraduate teacher-education students preparing to be...
The purpose of the Linus J. Carleton Scholarship is to provide...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Lovina and Jasper Lewis Scholarship
Undergraduate teacher licensure students who will be juniors or seniors 2015-16; full admission to the teacher education program; demonstrates...
Undergraduate teacher licensure students who will be juniors or seniors...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Margaret Kelly Neuroscience and Leadership Scholarship
Graduate students in the Department of Educational Leadership who are interested in Neuroscience and Leadership. Applicants must submit an essay...
Graduate students in the Department of Educational Leadership who are...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Maureen Beasley Rovig Scholarship in Education
An undergraduate elementary education student; full admission to the teacher education program; preference given to graduates of Libby High School...
An undergraduate elementary education student; full admission to the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Mildred Dufresne Scholarship
A teacher licensure student; full admission to the teacher education program; demonstrates promise of becoming an outstanding teacher.
A teacher licensure student; full admission to the teacher education...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Noah Ginnings Scholarship
Undergraduate elementary education senior scheduled to student teach during the 2016-17 academic year; full admission to the teacher education...
Undergraduate elementary education senior scheduled to student teach...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Orville Getz Memorial Scholarship
Enrolled in master’s level courses in the Department of Educational Leadership or the Department of Curriculum and Instruction; currently employed...
Enrolled in master’s level courses in the Department of Educational...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Paul Fawley Memorial Scholarship
Undergraduate or graduate student returning to the University to pursue a teaching career in elementary or secondary education; desire and...
Undergraduate or graduate student returning to the University to pursue...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Phi Delta Kappa Chapter 78 Graduate Education Scholarship
An education graduate student in a declared masters or doctoral degree program with a GPA of 3.6 or higher who has been actively involved in...
An education graduate student in a declared masters or doctoral degree...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Phi Delta Kappa Chapter 78 Undergraduate Education Scholarship
An undergraduate elementary or secondary education student; full admission to the teacher education program; GPA of 3.3 or higher; active...
An undergraduate elementary or secondary education student; full...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Rhea Jones Ashmore International Student Teaching Award
Undergraduate or Graduate students; full admission to the Teacher Education Program; minimum GPA of 3.0; and scheduled to complete student teaching...
Undergraduate or Graduate students; full admission to the Teacher...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Robert and Linda Larson Family Scholarship
Junior, senior, or graduate level student pursuing Education Licensure or Master of Education with an endorsement in Special Education: financial...
Junior, senior, or graduate level student pursuing Education Licensure...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Royal and Norma Johnson Family Scholarship
An elementary education student; full admission to the teacher education program; academic excellence; demonstrates promise of becoming an...
An elementary education student; full admission to the teacher education...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Rural Educational Leaders Scholarship
Graduate student enrolled in the Educational Leadership Program; current educator living in rural Montana; plans to pursue a career as a principal...
Graduate student enrolled in the Educational Leadership Program; current...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Teresa Raye Veltkamp Memorial Scholarship Endowment
An undergraduate or graduate elementary education student; full admission to the teacher education program; scheduled to student teach during the...
An undergraduate or graduate elementary education student; full...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies The Ethel and Peter DeWit, Sr. and Marjorie and Robert Stevenson Scholarship - CLOSED
Communicative Sciences and Disorders undergraduate; junior in good academic standing for use during the senior year; strong record of volunteer and...
Communicative Sciences and Disorders undergraduate; junior in good...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Vernon and Myrtle Glascock Scholarship in Education
Open to undergraduate secondary licensure candidates majoring in mathematics, science, or English; full admission to the teacher education program;...
Open to undergraduate secondary licensure candidates majoring in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Washington EdReady Student Scholars Fund - CLOSED
Students who will be undergraduates in 2016-17 and are enrolled in a degree program in the Phyllis J. Washington College of Education and Human...
Students who will be undergraduates in 2016-17 and are enrolled in a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Western Montana Retired Educators Association Scholarship
An undergraduate teacher licensure student who will be a senior 2015-16; full admission to the teacher education program; minimum GPA of 3.5;...
An undergraduate teacher licensure student who will be a senior 2015-16;...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies William C. Shreeve Education Administration Scholarship - CLOSED
Full admission to Educational Leadership M.Ed. with successful completion of six or more credits in the program; concurrently pursuing a...
Full admission to Educational Leadership M.Ed. with successful...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies James and Sody Jones Math and Science Endowed Scholarship
The Fund shall provide scholarships to students enrolled in the Phyllis J. Washington College of Education and Human Sciences at The University of...
The Fund shall provide scholarships to students enrolled in the Phyllis...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Walter R. Ames Memorial Scholarship
Full admission to a Master’s degree program in the Phyllis J. Washington College of Education and Human Sciences; academic performance and...
Full admission to a Master’s degree program in the Phyllis J. Washington...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Access to Legal Education Scholarship Fund
The Fund will provide scholarships to University of Montana law students at the Alexander Blewett III School of Law according to the following...
The Fund will provide scholarships to University of Montana law students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
varies Adeline J. Clarke Scholarship and Book Fund
The purpose of the Adeline J. Clarke Scholarship and Book Fund is to provide an annual award to student who has completed the first year of law...
The purpose of the Adeline J. Clarke Scholarship and Book Fund is to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Albyn F. McCulloh Law Scholarship
The purpose of the Albyn F. McCulloh Law Scholarship is to provide scholarship(s) to Montana residents who are worthy of financial assistance.
The purpose of the Albyn F. McCulloh Law Scholarship is to provide...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended