Scholarships & Awards

Professional Technical Award

Open to women living in the tri-county area (Lewis & Clark, Jefferson and Broadwater) who are enrolled in a professional or technical certificate program. 

Up to $2,500

Live Your Dream Award

Open to women with primary financial responsibility for their families. Qualified applicants are accepted to a vocational program or undergraduate degree program, have financial needs, and are motivated to achieve educational and career goals in order to improve their lives. 

Up to $2,500.  Two awards are available this year.

Margaret Chivers Scholarship

Open to graduating high school senior girls in the greater Helena area. In order to qualify, applicants must plan on attending an in-state four year college or university.

Up to $3,000 paid over two years.

Violet Richardson Award

This award recognizes young women, 14 through 17, who, through participation in volunteer activites, have had significant and noteworthy accomplishments.  

Up to $1,000.  The student receives a portion of the award, and the volunteer organization receives another portion.


Please note that some application forms may not be writeable from mobile devices.  Please read the instructions for each award carefully.