Applications and supplements for the Central Montana Area and Foundation Scholarships are available on the Fergus High School website for the 2017-18 academic year. Graduating senior applications and any required supplements must be postmarked by March 15, 2017. Post-grad applications must be postmarked by April 15, 2017.

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.

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 2015, scholarships totaling nearly $200,000 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.