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MSGC Scholarships and Fellowships

MSGC's annual Scholarship and Fellowship Competitions are held each Spring for awards for the ensuing academic year. Awards are normally made to select students enrolled at MSGC campuses in disciplines related to Science, Math, Engineering, Technology or other areas of interest to NASA. The awards are tiered with the potential for automatic renewal.


The Montana Space Grant Consortium offers graduate fellowships of $9,000 plus in-state tuition up to 9 credits and fees for one semester. Applications are due each year on April 1. Awards are made on a competitive basis to graduate students working on research projects in fields of study relevant to NASA's mission.

Awardees must be U.S. citizens enrolled as full-time students at a Montana Space Grant Consortium campus.

Graduate fellowship awards are typically for one semester but are renewable on a competitive basis.

Online Fellowship Application Form (graduate students) *If this link gives you a blank page, please log into your google account, if you have one, for access. Typically this should not be necessary but there have been reports of intermittent access issues.

All application materials are due by April 1st.

Writing Resources

For tips on writing a good personal statement click on the Institute for Broadening Participation website.

The Purdue Online Writing Lab is an excellent site with abundant materials available for students.


For more information contact the Montana Space Grant Consortium office.

Previous Fellowship and Scholarship Award Recipients.


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