Excellence in Academics Scholarship

This scholarship is available to degree-seeking students enrolled full time at Western. Applicants must have completed 16 credit hours at Western with a 3.50 GPA in the semester prior to receiving the scholarship. To maintain this scholarship, students must complete 12 credit hours each semester with a 3.00 GPA. Students who receive a Hathaway or Out of State Academic Scholarship are not eligible for this scholarship. The application period is open from December 1st to July 1st for scholarships that will be awarded for the 2024-2025 academic year. Apply before April 1st to be considered as a priority applicant.

Free Application for Federal Aid (FAFSA) must be completed to provide calculation of cost of attendance (COA) and student must be registered for Fall 2024 semester (registration opens April 10, 2024) to be considered for this scholarship.

To apply, sign in with your westernwyoming.edu email address and password (that is assigned to you after applying for admission) to complete the general scholarship application. After the general application has been submitted, this opportunity will be recommended to you or you can find it in the listing of all of the available opportunities/scholarships. For any questions or concerns please contact Mustang Central at 307-382-1677.

Supplemental Questions
  1. For consideration, provide a short personal essay that addresses:
    -Why you feel you should be a recipient of the scholarship
    -Your educational goals
    -Your future career goals