HELENA, MT- The Governor’s Office of Community Service, Reach Higher Montana, and Montana Campus Compact are pleased to announce applications are now being accepted for the 2018 Youth Serve Montana Scholarship, the groups announced today.
The $1,000 scholarship is offered to 100 Montana students attending Montana Campus Compact member institutions who have demonstrated commitment to volunteerism and community service by volunteering at least 100 hours during the last year.
The application form, guidelines, and FAQs can be found online at http://serve.mt.gov/youth-servemontana/.
“These students have given so much to their communities, and I’m glad we can give them something back while helping to foster a lifelong commitment to service,” Dan Ritter, Executive Director of the Office of Community Service, said. “Helping students stay in-state for school and continue making Montana a better place to live is something we can all be proud of.”
Applications close January 31, 2018, and early submissions are highly encouraged.
The Governor’s Office of Community Service expands and promotes national service and volunteerism in Montana and engages citizens in service and emergency preparedness. Montana Campus Compact Montana Campus Compact is Montana’s largest higher education network and works to improve community life by educating students for civic and social responsibility. Reach Higher Montana guides, prepares and supports Montana students in their efforts to reach their potential through higher education