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Montana Tech & Highlands College New Student Scholarship Application

Complete this application for all new and transfer student scholarships. Please note additional information is required for the Presidential Scholarships.


First Name:
Last Name:
Middle Name:


Are you a US Citizen:

High School Attended or GED or Homeschooled:

High School Graduation Date: (MM/DD/YYYY)    
Parent(s)/Guardian(s) Name:

Are you a transfer student:

If yes, you must submit official college and final high school transcripts to be considered.
Transfer GPA: Transfer Credits:
Are you a Montana Resident:

Will you be participating in an intercolligate sport:


Which Sport:                                                           
Are you a National Merit Semi-finalist?
Are you a National Merit Finalist?
Are you interested in Band?

SECTION 2 Please provide either ACT or SAT scores if you will be an incoming freshman.
HS GPA: HS Class Size: HS Class Rank:
ACT Composite: Math: English:
SAT Total: Math: Verbal:

High School Activities

In the spaces provided below, list your employment, school, community and athletic activities for grades 9-12. Transfer students and freshman over traditional age may substitute a current resume for employment to ssavage@mtech.edu.

Name of Business, Type of Work: Date(s) Employed: Full/Part Time: Hours/Week:

Sport: Year(s) of Participation: Jr. Varsity/Varsity: Position(s): Award(s)/Letter(s):
If you have other athletic activities you would like to list, please list them here.

Name of Activity Club/Organization: Year(s) of Participation: Award/Position of Leadership:
If you have other activities you would like to list, please list them here.

If you would like to add anything that would make your application more competitive please email:ssavage@mtech.edu

Are you interested in the Presidential Scholarship:

Awarded to first-time freshmen students who demonstrate high academic achievement, the Presidential Scholarship is a combination of fee waiver, WUE, or Advantage scholarships plus a cash supplement of $2000 to $6000 per year. This scholarship is renewable.

You must submit:
1) An essay of 500 words stating why you chose your major. email to:ssavage@mtech.edu
or mail to: Montana Tech, Attn: Shauna Savage, 1300 W. Park Street, Butte MT 59701 by January 15, 2012
2) Two letters of recommendation
  • Must be an incoming first-time freshman student
  • 3.75 GPA or higher
  • ACT>=30 or SAT>=2010
  • Actively engaged in the community
  • Must be pursuing a bachelor (four-year) degree at Montana Tech

Are you interested in the Frances and Ralph Mitchell Scholarship:

Awarded to one or more exceptional students who graduated from a Northern California High School
(north of the lattitude near Barstow to near San Maria, California) who are majoring in
Geological Engineering. This scholarhsip is $20,000 for each of four years ($80,000 total)
plus a reduction in out-of-state tuition ($7,500 added value).

I certify that I meet the criteria of the Francis and Ralph Mitchell Scholarship:

I am the son or daughter of a Water & Environmental Technologies (WET) employee or a current student employed by WET?

Name of parent employed by WET or self:

Are you a graduate of Butte High School or Butte Central High School and are pursuing an Engineering Degree at Montana Tech?

Please submit a 500 word essay on "What role should engineers play in protecting and improving the environment?" Email response to ssavage@mtech.edu.

I will be a graduate of a high school in Lincoln or Sanders County enrolling in Mining Engineering, Geological Engineering, Metallurgical & Materials Engineering, Environmental Engineering, General Engineering or Safety, Health & Industrial Hygiene?

I will be a graduate from a class "C" school with at least a 3.2 GPA?

I certify that to the best of my knowledge the information given herein is true and complete
without evasion or misrepresentation. I understand that if it is later found otherwise, it is
sufficient cause for cancellation of my scholarship awards. My electronic "typed" signature
here also authorizes the Scholarship Committee to review all transcripts of my academic work and to
release my transcript to the Financial Aid Office and/or donors to be considered for other scholarships
related to Montana Tech.

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