About the Scholarship
The scholarship is awarded by the Montana Space Grant Consortium, a component of NASA's National Space Grant Colege and Fellowship Program. The members consist of institutions of higher education, business, industry, and non-profit organizations. They make every effort to encourage and attract participation by qualified students from the state's female and minority populations. This scholarship is awarded on a competitive basis to students enrolled in fields of study related to NASA's mission.
How to apply for the scholarship?
The applicant should complete the application which can be found on the Montana Space Grant Consortium site.
Along with the application, the application should also submit a typed statement of his/her educational and career goals and interests, official academic transcripts, at least one letter of recommendation.
How much the scholarship award amounts to?
The award amounts to $9,000 yearly plus in-state tuition of approximately $7,200.
This award is not automatically renewable.
The deadline date is set for April 1
The applicant must have a 3.5-grade point average out of 4 to be eligible for the scholarship.
The applicant must be a United States Citizen and must be faculty members, college instructors, or research professionals in a STEM field at an MSGC member institution.