Applications and supplements for the Central Montana Area and Foundation Scholarships are available on the Fergus High School website for the 2018-19 academic year. Graduating senior applications and any required supplements must be postmarked by March 15, 2018. Post-grad applications must be postmarked by April 16, 2018.

A universal application allows graduating seniors and post-graduate students in Central Montana to apply for a host of Central Montana Foundation (CMF) and/or area scholarships through the CMF and Area Scholarship Clearinghouse. Click here for a list of scholarships and their criteria held with CMF.

For your convenience, you can access the scholarship applications here, but you must go to the FHS website below for supplemental materials required for several of the scholarships.



To access the clearinghouse application and supplements:

  1. Go to

  2. Click on Academics

  3. Click on Guidance/Scholarships

    1. Central Montana Foundation and Area Scholarship Application Guidelines: If you are a senior who will be graduating, click on “Graduating Seniors.” If you are a high school graduate who will be attending a post-secondary institution, click, “College Application.”

    2. Supplements required for specific scholarships within the application.

Only complete applications will be accepted and must be mailed to:

            Attn: Counselors

            Fergus High School

            1001 Casino Creek Drive

            Lewistown, Montana 59457


In 2016, scholarships totaling nearly $210,000 were awarded to Central Montana students through CMF. For more information, contact CMF Executive Director Carrie Mantooth at 538-6130, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or contact area school guidance counselors.