Walter & Elaine Anderson Scholarship

Education Level

Graduating Senior, College Level


Daniels County, McCone County, Richland County, Roosevelt County, Rosebud County, Sheridan County, Valley County, Wibaux County, Big Horn County, Carter County, Custer County, Dawson County, Fallon County, Powder River County, Prairie County, Treasure County, Garfield County


If you are applying for a financial need-based scholarship, you must complete the 2024-2025 FASFA Form before submitting your MCF Scholarship Application.

Following a 'soft launch' by the Department of Education on December 31st, the 2024-2025 FASFA Form is now open at The application may be periodically unavailable for maintenance, and a brief ‘waiting room’ at the login is possible.


  • Application Access Code: 24WEAS
  • Applicant must be a high school graduate or graduated from one of the following counties: Custer, Prairie, McCone, Dawson, Carter, Wibaux, Richland, Fallon, Powder River, Sheridan, Roosevelt, Daniels, Valley, Garfield, Rosebud, Treasure and Big Horn.
  • Applicant must be interested in pursuing a degree and career in education, strong preference to the study or treatment of speech and language disorders.
  • Selection is based on the following factors: academic achievement, financial need, participation in school, church and community activities, and long-term goals and objectives.
  • Applicant must plan to be enrolled in an accredited post-secondary educational institution (university, college, community college, college of technology, or technical school).
  • Awarded recipients can reapply up to a total of 3 years of 1st Award.

Average Award Amount

$1,000.00 to $2,500.00

# Recipients Awarded

up to 2

Submitted Items Needed

  • Transcript
  • LOR
  • Essay