Scholarships in Education

Luckday Teacher/Loan Scholarship

Award: $4,600, Deadline: February 1 (Priority)

Applicant must have a minimum of 60 transferable credits

Wes and Gladys Storm Scholarship

Award: $600, Deadline: None

Applicant must be a public school graduates who is enrolled for 14 credit hours. Preferences will be given to students from Rapid City, and if not available, a student from western South Dakota.

Barbara H. Lingenfelter Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: None

Applicant must be a graduate student or student teacher with a minimum 3.0 GPA.

California Retired Teachers Association Scholarship - Pomona Division

Award: $500, Deadline: None

Applicant must have a minimum 2.0 GPA and be working toward teacher certification and a career in education.

Alpha Delta Kappa/Alpha Chapter Scholarship

Award: $475, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must demonstrate financial need and be enrolled full-time.

  • No Geographic Restrictions
  • No Restrictions
  • Education

College of Education Undergraduate Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must have a minimum 3.4 GPA in major and a minimum 3.2 overall GPA, demonstrate commitment to education or human services in Montana, and submit a letter of support from faculty advisor.

Betty Dunn Memorial Scholarship

Award: $650, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must be enrolled full-time and demonstrate financial need.

  • No Geographic Restrictions
  • No Restrictions
  • Education

Elma Epstein Endowed Scholarship

Award: $900, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be enrolled full-time.

Jane Ferguson Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must demonstrate financial need.

M.C. Gallagher Endowed Scholarship

Award: $480, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, graduate from a high school in Yellowstone, Stillwater, Carbon, Bighorn, or Treasure counties, and demonstrate a desire to succeed in education. Preference is given to applicant who demonstrates financial need.

GFWC Billings Junior Woman's Club Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, be enrolled full-time, and demonstrate an interest in community affairs. Preference is given to non-traditional student.

Harrington Family Endowed Scholarship

Award: $1,700, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must have a minimum 2.0 GPA and be enrolled full-time. Preference is given to graduate of high school in Silver Bow or McCone counties.

  • No Geographic Restrictions
  • No Restrictions
  • Education

Jarussi Sisters Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must have a minimum 2.8 GPA, be enrolled full-time, demonstrate financial need, and graduate from a Carbon County high school.

Royal and Norma Johnson Charitable Foundation Endowed Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must have a minimum 2.65 GPA, be enrolled full-time, and demonstrate financial need.

Florence Steele Kem Scholarship

Award: $2,500, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must have a minimum 3.25 GPA and demonstrate financial need.

Mary Maxon Stratford Education Endowed Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must have a minimum 3.5 GPA, be enrolled full-time, and demonstrate financial need.

  • No Geographic Restrictions
  • No Restrictions
  • Education

Anne M. Dannis Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: None

  • No Geographic Restrictions
  • No Restrictions
  • Education

Jeanette Borchert Memorial Scholarship

Award: $350, Deadline: None

Applicant must be enrolled in reading and/or language.

  • No Geographic Restrictions
  • No Restrictions
  • Education

Obert and Alice Sanvik Memorial Scholarship

Award: $200, Deadline: None

Applicant must be in the Education program.

  • No Geographic Restrictions
  • No Restrictions
  • Education

P.E.O. Chapter AZ Scholarship

Award: $360, Deadline: None

Applicant must demonstrate extracurricular involvement in an area related to his/her chosen field.

Marian Bainbridge Elmslie Endowed Scholarship

Award: $150, Deadline: None

Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, demonstrate financial need, and have 90 credits. Preference is given to an Education student majoring in English.

Frances Gau Facey Endowed Scholarship

Award: $250, Deadline: None

Applicant must demonstrate an interest in social work.

  • No Geographic Restrictions
  • No Restrictions
  • Education

Helen Mulholland Memorial Scholarship

Award: $400, Deadline: March 31

Applicant must be a returning student who has completed a minimum of 12 credit hours at the College. Applicant must have declared secondary science education or math education as a major or be pursuing an associate of science degree. Academic achievement must be demonstrated, while applicant must have and maintain a GPA of 2.5 or higher. The majority of applicant's classes must be on the Douglas Campus.

Orfalea Scholarship Award

Award: $2,500, Deadline: January 11

Applicant must be a graduating high school senior or Ventura County high school graduate enrolling or already enrolled at an accredited vocational school, community college, or four-year college or university. Applicant must be an early childhood education or teaching major, or any major provided applicant is able to meet at least one of the following requirements: has a documented learning difference/is a non-traditional learner; is under 24 years of age and has a parent employed as a nurse, teacher (pre-K to grade 12), or at a non-profit agency; is under the age of 24 and is the child of a single parent; has completed the Montana Yellowstone Expedition Summer Program.

Finck Family Charitable Fund Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: January 11

Applicant must be a graduating high school senior or community college student in Ventura County with a 3.0 GPA, who is intending to enroll for a degree in education, health-related studies, or social services at an accredited college, university, or vocational school.

Peter and Ruth Rolando-Zucco Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must be a freshman majoring in education.

National Latin Exam Graduate Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: April 15

Applicant must be a graduate student looking to teach Latin, and/or Greek at the elementary, intermediate, or high school level.

HSF/GMAC SmartEdge Book Scholarship Program

Award: -, Deadline: March 15

Applicant must be a United States citizen or legal permanent resident with a permanent resident card or passport stamped I-551 who is of Hispanic heritage. Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale and have plans to enroll as a full-time student in a degree-seeking program at a four-year accredited institution in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, or Guam during the upcoming academic year. FAFSA is required. Program will begin as of fall 2009.

Critical Needs Teacher Program (CNTP)

Award: -, Deadline: March 31

Applicant must be enrolled in a program of study that leads to a Class "A" teacher educator license. Applicant must be a junior or senior at a university or college in Mississippi, must have passed or documented exemption from Praxis I, and must agree to become immediately employed in a critical need classroom in Mississippi upon degree completion.

Helen D. Hull Teaching Scholarship

Award: $750, Deadline: September 30

Applicant must be a student enrolled full-time in a teaching field with a minimum 2.0 GPA. Award is based on financial need and special consideration is given to applicants with community service experience.