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How To Receive


How To Receive


Applications are available by January 1.

Scholarship awards range between $500 - $5,000.
The application deadline is listed on each scholarship. Deadlines listed are in Mountain Standard Time.

The Foundation partners with a company called SmarterSelect to make scholarship applications available online (click "Apply Online"). When you click on the link below, you will be directed to the SmarterSelect website. Here you can search for scholarships you may qualify for by: Cumulative GPA, County, Specific criteria defined on the website, Grade Level or Gender.

You must create an account at SmarterSelect to submit an application. Applicants will be notified of scholarship award or denial by June 1, unless the application is for renewal of a previously awarded scholarship.


Apply Online


Returning Student Applications

If you were awarded a multi-year scholarship in a prior year and wish to renew your award, please select the name of your scholarship from the following list to renew your application:

Dearborn Ranch Scholarship for Montana Game Wardens
Dearborn Ranch Scholarship for Montana Highway Patrol

Louise Dean Scholarship for Lincoln High School
Louise Dean Scholarship for the Northern Cheyenne Nation

Mabel Redding Memorial Scholarship

Philip A. and Bonnie J. Henault Blackfoot Valley Educational Foundation Scholarship

Sam and Hulda Clark Scholarship

Swede Schlesinger Scholarship for Forsyth High School
Swede Schlesinger Scholarship for Montana Cattleman's Association
Swede Schlesinger Scholarship for Montana Stockgrower's Association

Sweet Grass County High School Centennial Scholarship


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