Scholarship must be used towards a two year or less technical program culminating in an associate degree, diploma or certificate, but less than a baccalaureate program (Bachelor’s Degree).
(4) $1,000.00 awards are available each year.
Application deadline is March 1st of each year.
This program is open to any prospective applicant residing in the State of Montana and is a US Citizen planning to pursue an eligible vocational/technical (vo/tech) course and has a supplemental high school or preparatory school level certification – a high school diploma or equivalent is not required.
The program is open to male and female applicants who will be judged on an equal basis. While graduating high school seniors may apply into this program, it is not limited to high school students, in fact, is open to all prospective students who require training or retraining to compete in the workplace.
This Vocational Scholarship is for one year only, and may be renewed for one additional year, upon re-application to host Lodge.
This Scholarship may be used for tuition, room and board (if living on campus), fees, books and supplies at a Community College or Technical School. It may be used only for usual and required costs of applicants planned course of study and must be paid directly to the school they will be attending.
An eligible program is defined as a two year or less vocational/technical program culminating in a terminal Associates Degree, diploma or certificate, but less than a baccalaureate program (Bachelor’s Degree), whereby , after two years of study, a student may become gainfully employed in his/her chosen course of study.
The student must attend school full time. This Scholarship may not be used for part-time study, correspondence schools, or courses at or below high school level. The school must be in Montana and be accredited.
STUDENTS PLANNING TO TRANSFER TO A FOUR YEAR SCHOOL TO PURSUE A BACHELOR’S DEGREE ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR THIS PROGRAM.
For more information, please contact Gerald Penn.