The Montana Grains Foundation will award four $2,500 scholarships this year!


(1)  Two $2,500 scholarships will be awarded to MSU college juniors or seniors in good standing, pursuing one or more of these undergraduate majors:

  •   Agricultural Business
  •   Agricultural Education
  •   Biotechnology with a concentration in Plant Systems
  •   Plant Science with a concentration in Crop Science or Plant Biology
  •   Environmental Sciences

(2) Two $2,500 scholarships, one of which is funded by CoBank, will be awarded to MSU graduate students in these areas of study:

  •   Biological Sciences
  •   Entomology
  •   Plant Pathology
  •   Plant Science
  •   Land Resources and Environmental Sciences

To qualify, each applicant must:

  •   Be enrolled as a full time student.
  •   Provide a current official transcript.
  •   Complete the application and signature page.
  •   Provide a 500-word essay defining your career goals.
  •   Provide two (2) nonfamily letters of reference.

Application Instructions – Please compile documents as follows:

  1. Application and Signature Page
  2. A current, official transcript.
  3. Essay – Describe, in a minimum of 500 words, your career plans, including your professional goals and objectives.
  4. Two (2) nonfamily, sealed, letters of reference.

Applications must be received at the address on the application and signature page no later than April 1. Successful candidates will be announced by May 1.