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Rocky Mountain College Transfer Merit Scholarship


Varies-up to $14000




Rocky Mountain College offers a variety of scholarships to students who have demonstrated academic excellence or talent in a specific area. To be considered for RMC scholarships, a student must complete the Rocky Mountain College application for admission and financial aid. Scholarships are renewable for four years, based on satisfactory academic progress. The average financial aid award package is $24,000 (this average includes scholarships, grants, work study, and student loans).

2014-2015 First-Year Merit Scholarships

First-year students who have applied and been accepted to RMC are automatically considered for the following scholarships based on official high school transcripts and test scores.

First-Year Merit Scholarship Levels

Trustee Scholarship: $14,000/year
Presidential Scholarship:   $11,000/year
Dean's Award:   $8,000/year

2014-2015 Transfer Merit Scholarships

Transfers who have applied and been accepted to RMC are automatically considered for the following scholarships based grade point average of previous college work. Scholarships apply to those students working toward their first bachelor's degree.

Transfer Merit Scholarship Levels

Trustee Scholarship:   3.50 to 4.00 GPA   $11,000/year
Presidential Scholarship:      3.00 to 3.49 GPA   $10,000/year
Dean's Award:   2.50 to 2.99 GPA   $ 7,000/year
RMC Grant:   2.00 to 2.49 GPA   $ 5,000/year

Montana Valedictorian Scholarship

$3,000 Haynes Foundation scholarship plus $14,000 Trustee scholarship.

Priority consideration will be given to Early Action candidates. To be eligible, students must submit the following items by February 15:

  • Personal essay on leadership and contributions they have made to their high school and/or community;
  • Two letters of recommendation from high school instructors or activities advisors;
  • Interview with the vice president for enrollment services; and
  • Must maintain a 3.40 cumulative GPA to continue Haynes Foundation portion.

NOTE: This scholarship is not available to music or music education majors or student athletes participating in football, men's basketball, women's basketball, or women's volleyball.


Shannon Ryan 
Transfer Coordinator
B.S. Montana State University-Billings
Phone: 406.657.1184
Office: Prescott Hall 108
Email: shannon.ryan@rocky.edu


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