Montana State University-Northern
Financial Aid

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Financial Aid Office
MSU-Northern

P.O. Box 7751
Havre, MT 59501-7751
800.662.6132
406.265.3787
Fax:
406.265.3519

Location:
Cowan Hall Room 213

Office Hours:
   Monday-Friday
  8:00 am to 5:00 pm
 

ATTENTION First Time Freshman and New Transfer students:
Please contact the Financial Aid Office
(see "contact us" to the left)
or fill out an application (PDF) to apply for scholarships.
Continuing Student Scholarships: Miscellaneous

Name: AAUW Sussex-Rhodes Scholarship
# Available: 1
Amount: $140.00

Criteria: Given to a female Senior showing scholastic ability and campus involvement. Demonstrating leadership ability and pursuing a Bachelor's degree.

Name: Bill and Vicki Daehling Endowed Scholarship
# Available: 1
Amount: $275.00

Criteria: This scholarship is awarded to a student with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and who is enrolled in any 4 year program. Selection is based on financial need and potential for a successful graduation.

Name: Bosch, Kuhr, Dugdale Law Firm Scholarship
# Available: 2
Amount: $500.00

Criteria:  Funds provided by Bosch, Kuhr, Dugdale law firm. Donor selects recipient.

Name: Clara Katzowitz Endowed Scholarship
# Available:1
Amount: $1,000.00

Criteria:  Awarded to a student with unmet need.

Name: Cobb Foundation Scholarship
# Available: 1
Amount: $1,000.00

Criteria:  Student must be an undergraduate and a resident of Montana.

Name: Dennis and Phyllis Washington Foundation Scholarship
# Available: 10
Amount: $1,000.00

Criteria:  Given to a full-time student enrolled in a 4 year program with a minimum GPA of 2.5; Sophomore, Junior, or Senior status; resident of Montana; selection to be based upon need.

Name: Dr. G.H. Vande Bogart Endowed Scholarship
# Available:1
Amount: $1,250.00

Criteria:  Awarded to a student with a GPA of at least 2.5 demonstrating financial need. The donors request that each recipient consider repaying their scholarship when they are in a financial position to do so in order for the funds to be ongoing.

Name: Dr. W.A. and Gail Rader Scholarship
# Available: 1
Amount: $750.00

Criteria:  Preference given to non-traditional student and based on need. Students will be selected by Bill and Gail Rader.

Name: Elizabeth Jestrab-Chaffee Memorial Scholarship
# Available: 1
Amount: $3,500.00

Criteria:  Awarded based upon a combination of factors including academic excellence, financial need, and long-term goals of student.

Name: Havre Rotary Club Scholarship
# Available:2
Amount: $250.00

Criteria:  Awarded to a full time student who graduated from Havre High School. Havre Rotary Club selects recipient.

Name: Haynes Foundation Scholarship
# Available: 12
Amount: $2,000.00

Criteria:  Recipients must be residents of Montana, and be pursuing a bachelor's degree. Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.4 or higher and demonstrate financial need. Must have a FAFSA on file.

Name: Heisey Foundation Scholarship
# Available:8
Amount: $1,000.00

Criteria:  Awarded to a Sophomore, Junior, or Senior; recipients must have attended specific Montana High Schools which participate in the Heisey Scholarship program. The following areas are designated Heisey schools: Augusta, Belt, Brady, Browning (Jr. High also), Cascade, Centerville (Sand Coulee), Choteau, Conrad, Cut Bank, Dutton, East Jr. High (Great Falls), Fairfield, Fort Benton (Jr. High also), Geraldine, CM Russell, Great Falls High, Holy Family (Great Falls), Highwood, MT Deaf/Blind, North Jr. High (Great Falls), No. Tool County, Our Lady of Lords (Great Falls), Paris Gibson Jr. High, Power, Shelby, Simms, Sunburst, Valier, West Jr. High (Great Falls).

Name: Irene Ruyle Baker Endowed Scholarship
# Available: 1
Amount: $500.00

Criteria:  Given to a student who has completed at least one full semester with a GPA of at least 2.5 and demonstrating financial need.

Name: John Charles Favel Scholarship
# Available: 1
Amount: $300.00

Criteria:  Awarded to a Native American student with unmet need.

Name: John Kuhr Endowed Scholarship
# Available: 1
Amount: $300.00

Criteria:  Awarded to a degree seeking, full time student with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Selection is made by the family.

Name: John S. Skranak Foundation Scholarship
# Available: 1
Amount: $300.00

Criteria:  Recipient must be a male student with a good scholastic record and demonstrating financial need. Mr. Skranak was a local farmer committed to making an education available to deserving young men.

Name: KNMC Scholarship
# Available: 1
Amount: $500.00

Criteria:  Awarded to students that are participating in studio management, perhaps selected by the station manager from a group of eligible students chosen by financial aid.

Name: Larry J. Williams Scholarship
# Available: 1
Amount: $1,000.00

Criteria:  Recipient must be willing to drive the Goose at events (i.e., Homecoming, Festival Days Parade, etc.). Funds for this scholarship comes from the royalties off of an oil well near Sidney.

Name: Leroy Cech Scholarship
# Available: 1
Amount: $150.00

Criteria:  Awarded based on scholastic ability and financial need in memory of a former student who gave his life during the Vietnam War.

Name: Lions Club Scholarship
# Available:1
Amount: $500

Criteria:  Scholarship will be awarded to a student from the surrounding area, selection based on demonstrated community service, such as community volunteer work and financial need.

Name: Lucille Ziebarth Endowed Scholarship
# Available: 1
Amount: $275.00

Criteria:  Awarded to a student to be used for tuition. 

Name: Mia Pease Memorial Scholarship
# Available: 1
Amount: $300.00

Criteria:  Awarded to a full-time, continuing student who has struggled in the 1st few years, but has made large strides in academic progress

Name: Michael P. Callahan Scholarship
# Available: 1
Amount: $300.00

Criteria:  Awarded to a full-time student with a minimum GPA of 2.00, in any discipline, who participated in Varsity High School Athletics. Non need based.

Name: Morgan 'Good Citizen' Award
# Available: 1
Amount: $150.00

Criteria:  Awarded to a student demonstrating "Good Citizenship" exemplified by service to the college. Dr. Morgan was a faculty member many years ago; Morgan Hall is named after him.

Name: Mrs. G.H. (Ruth) Vande Bogart Endowed Scholarship
# Available: 2
Amount: $575.00

Criteria:  Awarded to a student with a GPA of at least 2.5 demonstrating financial need. The donors request that each recipient consider repaying their scholarship when they are in a financial position to do so in order for the fund to be ongoing.

Name: New Media Broadcasters/Communications Scholarship
# Available: 1
Amount: $2,000.00

Criteria:  Awarded to student radio station manager of KNMC or student currently involved with programming.

Name: Northern Foundation Scholarship
# Available: 1
Amount: $900.00

Criteria:  Awarded to students in Arts & Sciences, Business or Education with a 3.0 or better GPA

Name: Otto M. Rigg Endowed Scholarship
# Available: 2
Amount: $1,750.00

Criteria:  Recipient should be a Hi-Line High School graduate (Kremlin to Chester); with a minimum 2.5 GPA and carry 12 or more credits.

Name: Palmer & Opal Havskjold Memorial Scholarship
# Available:8
Amount: $1,000.00

Criteria:  Qualifying students who have farming or ranching backgrounds and that the selection of such students shall be based upon established academic excellence and financial need.

Name: P.E.O. Chapter V Scholarship
# Available: 2
Amount: $750.00

Criteria:  Awarded to a female student with a GPA of 3.0 or higher; some participation in volunteer work/extra curricular activities; strong degree oriented with large concentration on career/goals.

Name: Pryde G. Skinner Endowed Scholarship
# Available:2
Amount: $1,000.00

Criteria:  One scholarship to be awarded to a female and one to a male, must demonstrate good character and maintain at least a 2.5 GPA.

Name: Richard and June T. Lemke Scholarship Fund
# Available: 2
Amount: $1,000.00

Criteria: Must intend to be a full time student. Must have maintained at least an overall 2.5 GPA in the year of school of academic work immediately preceding the award, and must be of good moral character.

Name: Stevens Endowed Scholarship
# Available:1
Amount: $200.00

Criteria: Awarded to a student showing academic ability.

Name: Sweetgrass Society Scholarship
# Available: 1
Amount: $125

Criteria:  This scholarship is awarded to an active member of the Sweetgrass Society. Recipient must be a full time student with at least ¼ American Indian blood from a federally recognized tribe. Selection is based on financial need; scholastic ability is not a determining factor, but a GPA of at least a 2.0 is required. Selection is made by the Sweetgrass Society.

Name: We Love MSU-Northern Scholarship
# Available: 15
Amount: $1,000

Criteria:  Awarded to any student attending Montana State University-Northern with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher. Preferably demonstrate financial need. The scholarships will be awarded to degree seeking students in any major area.

Name: Wells Fargo Bank Havre Scholarship
# Available: 1
Amount: $350

Criteria:  Recipient must maintain a 3.0 GPA or higher.

Name: Wilbur M. Watters Family Scholarship
# Available: 1
Amount: $1,000.00

Criteria:  Recipient must be in good academic standing, demonstrate need and preference given to a Nashua High School Graduate, if no student from Nashua, award to a graduate of a Valley County High School.

Name: William L. Green Endowed Scholarship
# Available: 1
Amount: $800.00

Criteria: Recipient must have at least a GPA of 2.5 enrolled in any curriculum.

Name: Vietnam Veteran's Scholarship
# Available: 1
Amount: $500.00

Criteria: Recipient must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better, along with a FAFSA application on file.

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