Montana Grains Foundation Scholarships

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

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

  • Agricultural Business
  • Agricultural Education
  • Plant Science
  • Environmental Science

(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 graduate applicant must:

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


Graduate Student Application Instructions
– MAIL

  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

OR Complete the online application below, upload your essay, and mail the official transcript and sealed letters of reference.