Scholarships

MSU Achievement Scholarship

Freshmen applicants who take the SAT or ACT exam can compete for scholarships valued between $2,000 and $15,000 per year. If you qualify, scholarships will be automatically awarded when you are offered admission to Montana State University. For more information, click here.

Non-resident Transfer Scholarship

Transfer students who take the ACT exam and have a grade point average of 3.4 or greater can compete for this scholarship. This one-time-only award values between $2,000 and $15,000. For more information, click here.

International Programs Undergraduate Scholarship

All international undergraduate applicants will be automatically considered for new student scholarships valued at $5,000. These scholarships are available to qualified international students applying to begin their studies at MSU in either the fall or spring semesters. 

The grade point average (GPA) on applicant's transcripts are used to determine the award, and no separate scholarship application is required. Students need to have a 3.0/4.0 GPA to qualify. For more information, click here.

International Graduate Assistantships

Teaching and research assistantships are available in many graduate departments. Prospective graduate students should contact their department of choice for information regarding assistantship availability. Non-degree graduate students are not eligible for graduate assistantships or the associated tuition waivers. For more information, click here.

Cultural Sharing Scholarship

The Cultural Sharing Scholarship aims to increase cultural sharing and intercultural interaction both on Montana State University's campus and in the greater Bozeman community. First-semester undergraduate students are eligible to apply. The scholarship will be determined upon review of a complete application, academic grades, and community involvement. The value of this scholarship is $1,000 with the opportunity to reapply for a second semester based upon grade point average and involvement in cultural sharing activities.

The application deadline for the Spring 2017 semester is November 15, 2016. For more information or to apply, click here.