Community Scholarships

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The Phyllis J. Washington College of Education and Human Sciences is proud to collaborate with national and community-based organizations in announcing the following scholarship opportunities for students enrolled in our programs. Scholarship criteria, selection processes, and funding for the scholarships listed below are solely the responsibility of the sponsoring organization. Student applicants are instructed to direct all questions and application materials to the organizations or individuals designated in the descriptions below.

Community-based organizations interested in posting scholarship information on this site for students enrolled in the Phyllis J. Washington College of Education and Human Sciences should contact Peter Knox at peter.knox@mso.umt.edu or 406.243.4911.

School Administrators of Montana Future Administrators Scholarship

MASSP offers a Future Administrators Scholarship in the amount of $1,100.00 to a graduate student in at least the second semester of an approved course of study for the Master of Education Degree in Secondary School Administration.  The candidate cannot be financially supported by a school district, cannot receive both the MAEMSP and MASSP scholarships, and must intend to continue working in Montana.

The candidate must have completed three years of successful teaching in middle school, high school, or counseling experience and hold a current Montana certificate.  All applications must be completed online.  Applicants will be judged on the following criteria:

  • Successful and exemplary middle level or secondary level experience;
  • Community involvement;
  • Leadership positions; and
  • Letters of recommendation

Applicants must also provide a summary stating reasons why he/she has chosen to become a Middle or Secondary School Administrator.

To apply, please click HERE. Applications are due by Friday, March 18, 2016. 

AFCEA Educational Foundation and Chapter Scholarships

The AFCEA Educational Foundation has six general categories of scholarships available for undergraduate and graduate students currently enrolled and attending full time at four-year colleges or universities in the United States.

To learn more about these unique opportunities, please visit the AFCEA Educational Foundation scholarship website.

Phi Delta Kappa (PDK) International

Through the PDK Educational Foundation, Phi Delta Kappa offers a variety of ways for members to get financial assistance for school, research, and education projects.

To learn more about the various scholarships and awards available to undergraduate and graduate students, please visit the PDK International Scholarship and Award website