Education grants are government grants for students or teachers who are looking to complete or expand their level of education. The department of education in Montana has a budget of $1,564,569,076.00 a year in just elementary and secondary education. Students enrolled in Montana schools can look into education grants in addition to scholarships. In fact, students can look at education grants as scholarships government from their local government.

Of all the people in Montana, over 90.80% have high school diplomas, over 27.40% have post secondary degrees, and over 8.30 have at least 1 graduate school degree. Education expense in Montana is not cheap. Although there are student loans available, students should look into education grants first. Unlike loans, students do not have to pay back the amount they receive in grants.

Teachers in Montana need to constantly stay on top of new materials. Most teachers need to study part-time while teaching full-time at their regular day jobs in schools. The cost to study part-time can be expensive in Montana. For example, for elementary school teachers, with an average salary of $44,426.00, it can be hard for them to come up with the tuition fees to study part-time. Vice versa with Montana's secondary school teachers, who have an average salary of $44,426.00.

Applying for Education Grants

Whether if you are a college or graduate student, or a teacher or professor who is looking to pursue higher education, you can apply for Montana Education Grants by submitting a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The Office of FAFSA in Montana ensures all eligible residents in Montana can benefit from federally funded financial aid for education.

To apply for education grants in Montana, contact Montana financial aid agencies, or

Access Applicant Portal

Current online applicants in Montana are browsing from the following cities: Trout Creek, Brady, Turner, Bridger, Valier, Fairfield, Raymond, Highwood, Hammond, Big Sky

Recent State Funding Opportunities

Below is a list of opportunities recently published in the local state:

Funding Opportunity
The BLM Montana Dakotas Cultural Heritage and Paleontology Programs (apply)

Funding Number: L22AS00292
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
Category: Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $10,000
Montana Partners for Conservation Fiscal Year 22 (apply)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS MT MULTI 22 NOFO0001164
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Environment, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $3,000,000
Announcement for Program Funding for NRCS’ Conservation Innovation Grants (CIG) for Federal fiscal year (FY) 2022 – MONTANA (apply)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS MT CIG 22 NOFO0001142
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Environment, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $75,000
Watershed Planning Capacity in Montana (apply)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS MT MULTI 21 NOFO0001063
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $5,000,000
Montana State Conservation Innovation Grants (apply)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS MT CIG 21 NOFO0001074
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Environment, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $75,000
Announcement for Program Funding for NRCS’ Conservation Innovation Grants (CIG) for Federal Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 – Montana (apply)

Funding Number: USDA NRCS MT CIG 20 NOFO0001024
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service
Category: Agriculture, Environment, Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $75,000
Montana/Dakotas Fisheries and Aquatic Resource Management (apply)

Funding Number: L20AS00095
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
Category: Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $100,000
Montana/Dakotas Rangeland Resource Management (apply)

Funding Number: L20AS00083
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
Category: Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $100,000
Montana/Dakotas Wildlife Resource Management (apply)

Funding Number: L20AS00076
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
Category: Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $700,000
Montana/Dakotas Invasive and Noxious Management (apply)

Funding Number: L20AS00073
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
Category: Natural Resources
Funding Amount: $150,000

 

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