Hopa Mountain
Hopa Mountain invests in rural and tribal citizen leaders who are improving education, ecological health, and economic development.

College Prep Program

Scholars of Promise



Scholars of Promise is a new college preparation program that provides Montana's foster care teens, homeless teens,and teens in kinship care with training, mentoring, and support services to help them prepare to apply to the colleges of their choice.

A former foster care teen in college may also apply.



Benefits of being a Scholar of Promise:

  • Training and coaching meetings to help prepare you to apply to colleges/universities and succeed once you are there.

  • Assistance with university essays, application/testing fees, and scholarship applications.

  • Mentor and peer support throughout the college preparation process.

  • Recognition through participation in the Scholars of Promise program.

Upcoming Scholars of Promise Events

Fall College Prep Retreat October 17 - 19 at the C’Mon Inn in Bozeman

Scholars in High School: Do you need help with college or scholarship applications?

Scholars in College: Do you need help navigating financial aid, college transfers, or need help with books?

Email info@hopamountain.org or call us any time at (406) 586-2455.


Scholars of Promise is a Hopa Mountain program to support high school students who are in foster care and are planning to go to college. 

Please call (406) 586-2455 with any questions.