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Non-Resident Transfer Scholarships

Montana State University will be offering a limited number of scholarships and awards to new non-resident transfer students who apply for admission.**

To be eligible, you must complete the following as soon as possible:

  1. Apply for admission to Montana State University.
    You can apply online at https://www.msuadmissions.org/application/.
  2. Have transcripts of all college-level work you have completed sent to MSU. For scholarship purposes, the transcript(s) need not be official, but may be subject to verification.
  3. Have your official ACT and/or SAT test scores sent to Montana State University directly from the testing company.
  4. Sending SAT scores

It is essential to apply for admission, have transcripts and your ACT and/or SAT test scores sent to Montana State University as soon as possible. These scholarships and awards may only be available for a limited time.

If you qualify, these scholarships will be automatically awarded when we have received your application, transcript(s) and ACT and/or SAT test scores. Scholarship recipients will be notified by mail.

Here is what you may qualify for:

Your ACT
Test Score
Your SAT
Test Score
Amount You May Be Awarded

23
1560 to 1610
$2,000 Achievement Award (one time award)
AND
3.4 or greater cumulative transferable grade point average

24
1620 to 1670
$2,500 Achievement Award (one time award)
AND
3.4 or greater cumulative transferable grade point average

25
1680 to 1730
$3,500 Achievement Award (one time award)
AND
3.4 or greater cumulative transferable grade point average

26
1740 to 1790
$4,500 Achievement Award (one time award)
AND
3.4 or greater cumulative transferable grade point average

27
1800 to 1850
$5,500 Achievement Award (one time award)
AND
3.4 or greater cumulative transferable grade point average

28
1860 to 1910
$6,500 Achievement Award (one time award)
AND
3.4 or greater cumulative transferable grade point average

29
1920 to 1970
$7,500 Achievement Award (one time award)
AND
3.4 or greater cumulative transferable grade point average

30
1980 to 2010
$8,500 Achievement Award (one time award)
AND
3.4 or greater cumulative transferable grade point average

31
2020 to 2070
$9,500 Achievement Award (one time award)
AND
3.4 or greater cumulative transferable grade point average

32
2080 to 2130
$10,500 Achievement Award (one time award)
AND
3.4 or greater cumulative transferable grade point average

33
2140 to 2210
$12,500 Achievement Award (one time award)
AND
3.4 or greater cumulative transferable grade point average

34 and higher
2220 to 2400
$15,000 Achievement Award (one time award)
AND
3.4 or greater cumulative transferable grade point average

* Awards may be limited. Apply early.

MSU Achievement Awards will be based upon ACT composite scores and /or total SAT scores (Math, Critical Reading and Writing). If you took the SAT prior to March 2005 and only have Math and Verbal scores, please contact MSU Admissions.

** These awards are only available to students who are working on their first undergraduate degree.

All Achievement Awards are designated for tuition only. If you are awarded an Achievement Award, you must maintain full-time, non-resident status for the year in which you receive the award.