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Major Specific Scholarship

 
Ready to apply for a CWC scholarship? The Scholarship Application is available online.   Application deadline is March 1, 2011.

Who Qualifies?: New and returning students for specific programs of study in the following programs:

Science & Humanities Nursing / Commerce & Technology Fine Arts
 
 Science & Humanities

  

Scholarship Name

Guidelines/Requirements

Barbara Drake Haddenham Memorial Scholarship

 

Amount: Varies

Requirements for initial consideration and renewal:

  1. Must complete an on-line Scholarship Application 
  2. High School or college transcripts with cumulative 3.0 GPA
  3. Full-time students seeking a degree in music or education
  4. Preference given to applicants who provide evidence of attendance at Arapahoe School (any major)

Renewal Requirements:

  1. Minimum 2.5 GPA each semester based on 12 completed credit hours

CWC Vocational Scholarship

 

Amount: varies

Requirements for initial consideration and renewal:

  1. Must complete an on-line scholarship application 
  2. Must be a full-time student pursing one of CWC's vocational programs (AAS or Certificate)
  3. Minimum GPA 2.0

Renewal Requirements:

  1. Must complete an on-line scholarship application 
  2. Full-time student
  3. 2.0 GPA

Equine Studies

 

Amount: Varies

Requirements for initial consideration:

Students who meet the following criteria will be eligible to apply for this scholarship.

  1. Majoring in Equine Studies at CWC
  2. Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0
  3. Full-time student enrollment status

Scholarship recipients shall be selected by the Equine Studies Scholarship Committee in coordination with the Central Wyoming College Office of Student Financial Aid. The annual scholarship award(s) will be disbursed one-half for Fall semester and one-half for Spring semester to one or more students enrolled at Central Wyoming College. The number of scholarships and the amount of the award is variable and will be determined annually.

Excellence in Math & Science Endowment

 

Amount: Varies

Requirements for initial consideration and renewal:

Students who meet the following criteria will be eligible to apply for this scholarship.

  1. Must major in the following areas:
    • Biological Science
    • Computer Science
    • Earth/Environmental Science
    • Physical Science
    • Mathematics
    • Pre-Engineering
  2. Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.4
  3. Full-time student enrollment status

Scholarship recipients shall be selected by the Scholarship Committee in coordination with the Central Wyoming College Office of Student Financial Aid. The annual scholarship award(s) will be disbursed one-half for Fall semester and one-half for Spring semester to one or more students enrolled at Central Wyoming College. The number of scholarships and the amount of the award is variable and will be determined annually.

Renewal Requirements:

Student must reapply to receive the scholarship in the second year.

Hugh & Olive Day Scholarship

Amount:  Varies

Requirements for initial consideration and renewal:

  1. Scholarships shall be awarded to students in the following declared area of study:  Education, Engineering, & Geology
  2. Minimum GPA of 3.0
  3. Full or part-time enrollment

Larry R. Vowles Memorial Scholarship

 

Amount: $250

Requirements for initial consideration and renewal:

  1. Graduate of a Fremont County high school
  2. Pursuing an Associate of Science degree with emphasis in the physical sciences
  3. Minimum high school cumulative 3.0 GPA
  4. Exhibit high financial need

Renewal Requirements:

  1. Maintain a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA with a minimum of 12 credit hours earned each semester
  2. Associate of Science degree with emphasis in the physical sciences