Order of the Grizzly Award

The Order of the Grizzly was established in 1965 to honor those who have sustained an active interest in Montana and whose accomplishments have contributed to the welfare of the state, nation and world. The University of Montana Foundation confers the award on those who have made a significant impact on the University through their leadership and philanthropy.

Order of the Grizzly Award Recent Past Recipients

2000 - William and Rosemary Gallagher

2000 - Dennis and Phyllis J. Peterson Washington

2002 - Ian and Nancy Davidson

2014 - Tom Cotter

2015 - Terry Payne and Bruce and Suzanne Crocker

2016 - Bill and Phyllis Bouchee

2022 - Mark and Cheryl Burnham