Montana State University

EMPower Scholarships

Check the College of Engineering Scholarship page for general information, deadlines, and links to application forms for scholarships available to COE students.

Be sure to identify your gender and ethnicity on your scholarship application(s) if you want to be considered for scholarships that are awarded only to students in groups that are underrepresented in engineering and/or computer science.


As described in the following scholarship descriptions, funds are available to students in groups that are underrepresented in engineering and computer science professions.

Women in Engineering Scholarship

  • Recipients shall be women students majoring in any field of Engineering or Computer Science.

David and Cecilia Lee EMPower Scholarship

  • Recipients shall be Native American students majoring in any field of Engineering or Computer Science.

Designing Our Community EMPower Scholarship

  • Recipients shall be Native American students in the College of Engineering majoring in any field of Engineering or Computer Science. Students receiving this scholarship must meet program requirements and guidelines.

Dow Native American Engineering Scholarship

  • Recipients shall be Native American students majoring in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering.
  • Entering freshmen or transfer students at the freshmen or sophomore level with a 3.0 GPA.
  • Priority will be given to Montana residents.

Enhancing Access Scholarship in Engineering & Computer Science (EASE)

  • Recipients must be incoming transfer students into the College of Engineering majoring in any field of Engineering or Computer Science. Students receiving this scholarship must meet program requirements and guidelines, including financial need criteria.

Florence Folger Buckland Engineering Scholarship

  • Recipients shall be women students majoring in any field of Engineering or Computer Science.

Hoechst Celanese Minority Scholarship

  • Recipients shall be Native American students majoring in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering.

Leslie M. Heathcote EMPower Scholarship

  • Recipients shall be minority students in the College of Engineering majoring in any field of Engineering or Computer Science.

Downloadable application available at: http://www.coe.montana.edu/scholarships.asp