Montana State University

ISSKSNIIP Scholarship

Montana State University
001 Wilson Hall

Bozeman, MT 59717

ISSKSINIIP Scholarship


This scholarship is funded from the Blackfeet Community College (BCC) through the Department of Health and Human Services. The scholarship will fund 20 students annually. This scholarship is for undergraduates only. It is renewable for up to five years ($6,400 per academic year).

Eligibility Criteria

To be considered for participation in the project, students must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Only available to residents of the State of Montana
  • Expected Family Contribution (EFC) must be $0
  • Native American student (enrolled or decendent)
    • Priority given to Blackfeet students
  • Majoring in a health-related field
  • Active TANF participant
    • (income must not exceed 200 percent of the federal poverty guidelines)
  • Must be willing to work in the service area (Montana Native communities)
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Minimum 2.0 GPA

Healthcare Career examples:

Health & Human Development
Human Services
Licensed Practical & Registered Nurses
Medical Assistant
Medical Billing and Coding
Pharmacy Technology
Physical Therapy
Radiology Technology
Respiratory Care
Social Work
Surgical Technology


Participants receive support services to assist in successful completion of their academic program. Services include:

Academic Advising/Counseling
Assessment Testing
Placement Services/Career Guidance
Financial Assistance


Please print, complete, and turn in the application with all of the required supporting documents to #001 Wilson Hall.

ISSKSINIIP Scholarship Application

Deadline: Thursday, November 10, 2011