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Amoski kaanaipiksi aamo nitoyis akohtaistawapsiya ki akohpayiistapoya moka'ksin..

When wisdom is shared, knowledge exchanged, and virtue glorified, a Lodge becomes a well-spring of learning for all who enter

- EARL BARLOW, Puia (Ridge), Educator, Amskapi Pikuni (Blackfeet) Nation

Native American Student Scholarships

    Scholarship Application              Scholarship Recommendation            Scholarship Descriptions   

The University of Montana’s Native American Studies Department is dedicated to promoting high academic achievement among Native American students and assisting them with reaching their educational goals. To uphold this objective, scholarships are awarded each year to undergraduate and graduate students in various University of Montana-Missoula and Missoula College majors. Scholarship funds are limited and the selection process is competitive. All Native American students admitted to The University of Montana are encouraged to apply.


Application Information

Please carefully read through the online application before you begin completing the scholarship application.

Only one application needs to be submitted, the scholarship committee matches qualified applicants with the appropriate scholarship (see Scholarship Descriptions for more information).

You will NOT be able to save the online application so it is recommended that you have all required documents saved BEFORE beginning the application. 

DEADLINE: Applications must be submitted online by 5:00p.m. on MARCH 1st

Application Requirements

Questions?  call 406-243-5831 or stop in NAC 112

Native American Studies Department | NAC 112 | (406) 243-5831 | (406) 243-6432 (Fax) | The University of Montana | Missoula, MT 59812

Chair | Wade Davies | Email