Incoming Freshmen College of EHHD Scholarships

DEADLINE: January 17, 2014 at 5pm. The scholarship application process is now closed.

 

PLEASE READ BELOW BEFORE FILLING OUT YOUR APPLICATIONS:

  1. You will need TWO recommendations, one from a teacher and another from another teacher, employer, or someone with whom you have done volunteer work.
  2. Notify those writing a recommendation for you that you will be emailing them a link to the recommendation form. Have them submit the recommendation to the email on the form.
  3. Include one unofficial copy of your transcript. We need these electronically, so please scan it and send to ehhdscholarships@montana.edu Include your last name and the work "transcript" in the subject line.
  4. Disbursement of scholarship funds occurs in summer of 2014 and is dependent upon verification of financial, academic and other qualifying criteria.

Education Scholarships

Earl and Fay Doney Scholarship

  • Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, and Graduates
  • Enrolled or planning to enroll in Elementary Education, Early Childhood Development/Education, or Counseling
  • Graduates of a Montana High School
  • Or applicants shall be current or former students of Yellowstone Academy of the Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch and to Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch Staff who have identified themselves to the scholarship committee by February 1 of each year. (The Montana High School and full-time enrollment shall be waived for the Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch staff)
  • Renewal to recipient

Royal and Norma Johnson Family Education Fund

  • Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior
  • Students must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a K-12 teacher training program at MSU

Lynn Johnstone Early Childhood Education Scholarship

  • Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior
  • First undergraduate degree
  • Must be majoring in Early Childhood Education or Child Development in the Department of Health and Human Development or majoring in Elementary Education with an Early Childhood option in the Department of Education
  • Demonstrate teaching potential

Dr. William A. Johnstone Excellence in Education Scholarship

  • Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior
  • Full-time undergraduate enrolled in teacher education program
  • 3.0 GPA or better

Leo N. Knuti Technology Education Scholarship

  • Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior
  • Students pursuing a degree in Technology Education option
  • Based on scholarship and leadership

Lea May Miller Memorial Scholarship

  • Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior
  • At least a 3.0 GPA
  • Preference given to traditionally underrepresented population of students, especially single parent students

Dick & Helen Olsen Memorial Scholarship

  • Demonstrate financial need (have a FAFSA on file with Financial Aid)
  • Pursuing a teaching degree or teaching credential
  • Student is pursuing a degree in agricultural education, elementary education, secondary education, technology education, math teaching, English teaching, or art education.
  • Preference to a undergraduate; however, graduate students are eligible if they meet the criteria

Parent Family Association Scholarship

  • Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior
  • Full-time student in the College of Education, Health & Human Development

Gary J. & Boyd A. Smith Memorial Scholarship

  • Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior
  • Students must be enrolled or plan to enroll in Elementary Education
  • Recipient must have  good citizenship and character
  • Recipient shall demonstrate financial need through Financial Aid Office

Student Success Scholarship

  • Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior
  • Must be enrolled full time in the College of EHHD
  • 2.5 GPA or above
  • Must exhibit service to the community and/or school
  • Must exhibit commitment to profession

Barbara Zuck Scholarship

  • Undergraduate or Graduate student
  • Majoring in Education or seeking a graduate degree in Education

 

Health and Human Development Scholarships
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John and Marilyn (Milburn) Asbridge Scholarship

  • Undergraduate or graduate students
  • Enrolled in a Health Enhancement K-12, Nutrition, or Movement Science (Human Performance)
  • Preference to Montana residents
  • Preference to U.S. citizens

John W. “Brick” Breeden Scholarship

  • Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior
  • Full-time student
  • Enrolled or register in curriculum within Health Enhancement or Movement Science
  • Students receiving full or partial athletic scholarship not eligible
  • Good citizenship and character
  • 2.5 GPA or above
  • For incoming freshman, must be in upper half of graduating class

Lula Mae Clay Scholarship

  • Freshman, Sophomore, Junior or Senior
  • Must be enrolled in the curriculum traditionally known as Home Economics (Family and Consumer Sciences, Early Childhood Education, Food and Nutrition, or Family Science)

Fern Erb Conners Scholarship

  • Freshman, Sophomore, Junior or Senior
  • Must be a graduate of Montana High School
  • Undergraduate female enrolled in the curriculum traditionally known as Home Economics (Family and Consumer Sciences, Early Childhood Education, Food and Nutrition, or Family Science)
  • The first scholarship each year shall be designated for an incoming Freshman; the second for a continuing student and additional awards at the discretion of the Scholarship Committee
  • Full-time student
  • Recipient should demonstrate a strong evidence of making  life-long use of their education in their major

Hazel Eddy Scholarship

  • Freshman, Sophomore, Junior or Senior
  • Must be Montana High School Graduate
  • Pursuing a degree in Home Economics related area (Family and Consumer Sciences, Early Childhood Education, Food and Nutrition, and Family Science)

Gus and Nikki Gnehm Scholarship

  • Freshman, Sophomore, Junior or Senior
  • Recipients  must be either instructing or volunteering in the Montana State University Ski Program or the Eagle Mount Ski Program
  • Must be recommended by the Head MSU ski instructor or the Eagle Mount ski program coordinator
  • The award shall not be based on need nor shall it be restricted to any academic major at the University

Lora S. Hedegaard Scholarship

  • Must be enrolled in Family and Consumer Sciences or the curricula traditionally known as Home Economics (Family and Consumer Sciences, Early Childhood Education, Food and Nutrition, and Family Science)

Lynn Johnstone Early Childhood Education Scholarship

  • Freshman, Sophomore, Junior or Senior
  • Enrolled in first undergraduate degree
  • Must be majoring in Early Childhood Education or Child Development in the Department of Health and Human Development, or majoring in Elementary Education with the Early Childhood Education option in the Department of Education
  • Demonstrate teaching potential
  • Full-time student
  • 3.0 GPA or better

Helyn McGown Scholarship

  • Freshman, Sophomore, Junior , Senior, and Graduates fellowships
  • Majoring in curricula known as Movement Sciences, including Exercise Science, Kinesiology, Pre-Physical Therapy, and related or successor curricula

Angus and Anne McMillan Family Scholarship (awarded to HHD in 2012-13)

  • Freshman, Sophomore, Junior or Senior
  • Majoring in Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Alternates between College of Agriculture and the Department of H.H.D.

Marie Moebus Undergraduate Scholarship

  • Freshman, Sophomore, Junior or Senior
  • Majoring in Family and Consumer SciencesGPA of at least 3.0
  • Be accepted or enrolled in a degree program in Family and Consumer Sciences, Child Development, Food and Nutrition, Family Science, Consumer Science, or Early Childhood Education

Parent/Family Association Scholarship

  • Freshman, Sophomore, Junior or Senior
  • Full-time student in the College of Education, Health and Human Development

Mollie Allen Strand Memorial Scholarship

  • Freshman, Sophomore, Junior or Senior
  • Recipient shall demonstrate financial need through Financial Aid Office
  • Must be enrolled or plan to enroll in Home Economics (Family and Consumer Sciences, Early Childhood Education, Food and Nutrition,  and Family Science)
  • Montana residents
  • Recipients must be of good citizenship and character
  • Full-time student
  • Maintain satisfactory academic progress
  • If for any reason a designated scholarship recipient should fail to enroll, or having enrolled should failed the course of study for the academic year in question, the unexpended portion of the award shall be retained

Student Success Scholarship

  • Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior
  • Must be enrolled full time in the College of EHHD
  • 2.5 GPA or above
  • Must exhibit service to the community and/or school
  • Must exhibit commitment to profession

Max and Dorothy Worthington Scholarship

  • Freshman, Sophomore, Junior or Senior
  • Major in Health Enhancement or Movement Science curriculum