Youth Serve Montana Scholarships
2017 Youth Serve Montana Scholarships
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Up to 100 scholarships will be awarded to Montana high school seniors! Students must demonstrate that they have volunteered at least 100 hours within the last 12 months and will be attending a Montana College or University (must be a Montana Campus Compact member institution).
Applications must be received by January 31, 2017
About the Youth Serve Montana Scholarships:
The Youth Serve Montana Scholarship was created to promote volunteerism among high school students, encourage young leaders to further their learning, and provide tuition assistance for Montana students who wish to attend college in-state. Selected students receive a $1,000 scholarship toward their college tuition.
Scholarship funds have been made available through support from Montana Campus Compact, a network of Montana campuses committed to community service; Reach Higher Montana, a nonprofit dedicated to helping students pursue and fund post secondary education; and the Governor’s Office of Community Service, a state agency tasked with expanding and promoting service in Montana. The Governor’s Office of Community Service administers the scholarships.
2017 Scholarship Guidelines:
- Applicant must have completed 100 hours of volunteer service within a 12-month period. 12-months is defined as the period 12 months prior to the date of application.
- Service that is compensated may not be used for this application’s service hours.
- Scholarship funds must be used for the 2017-2018 academic year at a Montana Campus Compact member institution.
- Students must demonstrate financial need by documenting an active FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) application.
Contact the Governor’s Office of Community Service at 406-444-9077 or email email@example.com.