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Scholarships in Wyoming

  • Ace Alan Cossairt Scholarship
    Recipient must be enrolled in the Special Education program at the College of Education, University of Wyoming.
  • Adult Student Scholarship
    Scholarship for adult students age 25 and over. The recipient must have attended at least one semester at UW and be a student in good standing. A minimum grade point average of 2.5 is required. Either full or part time (minimum 6 credit hours) students may apply.
  • Albert H and Betty L Watenpaugh Scholarship
    This fund shall be used to make scholarship grants to students enrolled at the University of Wyoming. To be eligible for this scholarship award an applicant must also be transferring from Sheridan College or Laramie County Community College where he/she has completed at least 30 semester hours or one year.
  • Alverno College Mossa Scholarship
    This scholarship is for out of state students going to Alverno College in Wisconsin.
  • Arden White Student Excellence Fund
    Applicants must be Graduate Students in Counselor Education and must maintain a 3.0 or better grade point average. Preference will be given to students interested in pursuing Counselor Education as a profession.
  • Arts and Sciences Summer Independent Study Awards for Undergraduate Students
    This scholarship is for undergraduates students in the College of Arts and Sciences.
  • Nursing
    Babson & Associates Primary Care Nursing Scholarship
    This fund shall be used to financially support students in the ReNEW nursing program. To be eligible for this scholarship, the recipient must have earned their associate degree in nursing offered at Laramie County Community College and is enrolled in a baccalaureate nursing program, ReNEW, offered by the Fay W.
  • Physical Education / Fitness / Nutrition
    Ben and Allene Kohrs Memorial Dietetics Scholarship
    Applicants must be students enrolled in the Family and Consumer Sciences Department who major in Nutrition and Dietetics.
  • Bernice A Bettis Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students with disabilities enrolled in the University of Wyoming.
  • Law / Legal Studies
    Bob C Sigler Country Lawyer Scholarship
    Applicant must demonstrate a desire to practice law in a small town in Wyoming (preference is for towns other than Cheyenne or Casper) through the submission of a current resume and brief student profile detailing post law school career goals.
  • Nursing
    Bonnie M and George E Nugent Nursing Scholarship
    Applicants must be accepted into the nursing major, have a GPA of at least 3.0, have financial need, and demonstrate an interest in staying in Wyoming after the nursing degree is received.
  • Nursing
    Carolyn Bennett Miknis 1959 Nursing Scholarship
    This fund shall be used to make scholarship grants to students in their senior or junior year of the Basic Bachelor of Science in Nursing program at the Fay W. Whitney School of Nursing at UW. To be eligible for this scholarship award an applicant must be a Wyoming resident, have a minimum GPA of 3.
  • Nursing
    Carolyn Bennett Miknis 1959 ReNEW and BRAND Nursing Scholarship
    This fund shall be used to make scholarship grants to students of the Fay W. Whitney School of Nursing at UW earning their Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree through the Bachelor’s Reach for Accelerated Nursing Degree (BRAND) Program, Revolutionizing Nurse Education in Wyoming (ReNEW) program, or a student who may...
  • Casper Rotary Foundation Scholarship
    The award recipient must be a non-traditional student (meaning that the individual has at least a full years break from attending high school or an institution of higher education) enrolled at the University of Wyoming – Casper.
  • Environment / Natural Resources / Conservation
    Chiles and Evelyn Plummer Environment and Natural Resources Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students in fields pertaining to the conservation of natural resources, who go to University of Wyoming.
  • Clarence D Jayne Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students enrolled in College of Education Adult and Post-secondary Education Graduate program. Recipient is to be selected by members of the Department of Adult Education and Instructional Services.
  • Nursing
    Clay Unger Endowed Nursing Scholarship
    To be eligible for this scholarship an applicant must be enrolled in the Fay W. Whitney School of Nursing at University of Wyoming and preferably:
  • Chemistry & Biochemistry
    Clifford C. Hach Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students enrolled in chemistry major degree.
  • Connor Montgomery Cloud Memorial Scholarship for Veterans
    This scholarship is for a military veteran, or the direct dependent of a military veteran.
  • Medicine / Pharmacy
    CVS Health Foundation Pharmacy Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students at the University of Wyoming in good academic standing, interested in a career in community pharmacy practice, who intern/volunteer their time with an organization that supports underserved populations.
  • Daniels Boundless Opportunity Scholarship
    This scholarship to University of Wyoming is for non-traditional students. It will be awarded to 12 adult learners, with an average annual award of $2,000-$5,000.
  • Law / Legal Studies
    Daniel W Coughlin Scholarship
    Successful applicants will be students entering the pre-law program, enrolled full-time at the University of Wyoming.
  • Advertising / Marketing
    David M Lowe Memorial Scholarship
    Applicant must have been admitted to the Management and Marketing program in the College of Business, be a sophomore, junior or senior Marketing major, have achieved a cumulative grade point average between 3.
  • Law Enforcement / Corrections / Criminal Justice
    Deputy Bryan Gross Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students enrolled in the Department of Criminal Justice at the University of Wyoming.
  • Donald S and Dorothy L Bird Special Education Scholarship
    This scholarship is granted to students at the University of Wyoming. To be eligible for this scholarship award an applicant must be an education major seeking special education certification or a graduate student seeking a Master’s degree in special education.
  • Dr Dolores S Cardona UW Minority Scholarship
    Applicants must be a minority student currently attending the University of Wyoming as a full-time student (12 or more credit hours) and have sophomore, junior or senior status.
  • Medicine / Pharmacy
    Dr Gerald and Mrs Linda Baker PreMedicine Scholarship
    This fund shall be used to make scholarship grants to students enrolled in the pre-medicine curriculum at the University of Wyoming. To be eligible for this scholarship award an applicant must also be a Wyoming resident, a junior or senior and demonstrate likely success to be admitted to and to graduate from medical...
  • Dr L Dean Sorenson Memorial Scholarship
    Distributions from the fund are restricted to graduate-level students studying in the area of Educational Leadership working towards the completion of a master’s degree, a certification in K-12 school administration , or a certificate in K-12 school admin.
  • Dr Paul E Hildreth Memorial Scholarship
    Applicants must be of senior standing. Applicants must have and maintain a 3.0 grade point average or above. Applicants should be either pre-dental or pre-medical students in good standing.
  • Edna M. Humphrey Engineering Scholarship
    Annual Scholarships may be awarded to students who are (a) sophomore, junior, and nontraditional freshmen; (b) enrolled in the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences and are pursuing a major therein; maintain a 3.
  • Eleanor Rowland Memorial Scholarship in Special Education
    Applicants must be enrolled in the Special Education Program in the College of Education. Consideration shall first be given to graduate students who have met the criteria for admission to candidacy to the Special Education Program and who, additionally, show promise as special educators.
  • Elnora Brooks Scholarship
    Recipients must be currently teaching in Wyoming and returning to campus for additional study in the College of Education. Financial need is to be considered in making the award.
  • Gender / Women
    Evelyn Haskell Memorial Scholarship
    Granted to female students enrolled in the Gender and Women’s Studies Program at the University of Wyoming.
  • Evelyn L Milam Endowed Scholarship
    Applicants must be students in good standing enrolled in the counseling master’s degree program at the University of Wyoming. This award is designated for a master’s student showing promise as a future clinician.
  • Foster Care to Success (CEJT) Continuing Education and Job Training Program - Graduate
    This scholarship is for applicants who have received foster care, guardianship or adoption services from Casey Family Programs in one of the following states:
  • Foster Care to Success (CEJT) Continuing Education and Job Training Program - Undergraduate
    This scholarship is for applicants who have received foster care, guardianship or adoption services from Casey Family Programs in the following states:
  • Nursing
    Frances E Gasdek-Eaglehouse and Barry D Gasdek Scholarship
    Awarded to students in the Fay W. Whitney School of Nursing in the College of Health Sciences.
  • Business Administration / Management
    Genevieve Edsall Mortensen Scholarship
    This scholarship supports applicants with an emotional, mental or physical disability enrolled in the College of Business at the University of Wyoming.
  • Anthropology
    George Frison Scholarship
    Applicants must be enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences at University of Wyoming. Preference may be given to students majoring in, or intending to major in, anthropology.
  • Grange Insurance Association Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship is for current GIA (Grange Insurance Association) policyholder (or child of GIA policyholder) in California, Colorado, Idaho, Oregon, Washington or Wyoming OR current GIA (Grange Insurance Association) company employee (or child of current GIA company employee) OR a previous recipient of a GIA (Grange Insurance...
  • Hearst Scholars Award Scholarship
    Applicants must be a minority student who is an entering freshman or an entering undergraduate transfer student.
  • Hershler/Skinner Family Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is for children of a Wyoming State employees who are also a UW Alumni, attending UW at the Laramie campus. Applicants must obtain a minimum ACT composite score of 21 and/or minimum SAT composite score of 1060.
  • Ivan R Willey Scholarship
    Applicants must be enrolled in Educational Administration. Wyoming resident will be preferred.
  • Jack and Eileen Routson Scholarship in Business
    To be eligible, students must be attending UW on a full-time basis. Scholarships are for Marketing and Management majors; students with a C average are eligible for this scholarship as long as they are demonstrating a desire to improve; students are eligible to receive the scholarship in subsequent years if they have...
  • Jim and Beverly Young Scholarship in Engineering
    This scholarships is for students enrolled in the College of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Wyoming. First preference will be given to those who have self-identified as Native American.
  • Jim and Cathey Krehmeyer Special Education Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship is for students at University of Wyoming who major in Special Education.
  • John Corbett Memorial Trust
    Applicants must be full-time graduate students enrolled in the College of Education with a grade point average of 3.0 or better. Financial need will be a consideration.
  • John R and Catherine David Carson Scholarship
    This University of Wyoming scholarship is for members of the Wyoming National Guard, army or air, or the sons or daughters of current active or retired (20 year) members of the Wyoming National Guard.
  • Law Enforcement / Corrections / Criminal Justice
    John R Shell Memorial Scholarship
    Applicant must be a junior or senior majoring in the Criminal Justice with aspirations to be in law enforcement, must be Wyoming residents and must show financial need.
  • Kevin Kyner Blythe Memorial Scholarship
    Successful applicants will be active members of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity who are enrolled at the University of Wyoming.
  • Larry C Gubbels Family Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students of UW who have a condition or disability that significantly affects mobility.
  • Larry C Taylor Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is granted to students at the University of Wyoming who have been affected by cancer, either personally or through a family member.
  • Leatrice M and G Edward Pendray Memorial Scholarship
    Successful applicants will be incoming female freshmen to the University of Wyoming with preference for those raised on a farm or ranch.
  • Psychology / Psychiatry / Mental Health / Counseling
    Lillian G Portenier Psychology Scholarship
    This scholarship is for senior and graduate students enrolled in the Department of Psychology at the University of Wyoming. Recipients shall be selected by the University Committee in consultation with the Chairman of the Department of Psychology.
  • Lyle L Miller Counselor Education Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students in good standing in a counseling graduate program. Applicants must be working on research with the guidance of a faculty member and intend to use the award to further their research.
  • Major General Susan L Pamerleau Sociology Scholarship
    First preference for scholarship recipients to be veterans of the United States Armed Services majoring in Sociology. Second preference is for scholarship recipients to be veterans of the United States Armed Services majoring in Criminal Justice.
  • Marian Espach Cordiner Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship is offered to full-time undergraduate and graduate students with preference given to Native American students, at the University of Wyoming.
  • Marion and Wayland H Cato Jr Endowed Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship is students with financial need who have been working before enrolling or are working next to the studies (or have being doing community service).
  • Marna M Kuehne Scholarship
    This scholarship is for a disabled veteran who is a Wyoming resident. Funding can go to both graduate and undergraduate students at University of Wyoming.
  • Mary Claire Kaufman Scholarship
    This scholarship is for graduates of Wyoming high schools who have a parent who is either disabled or deceased.
  • McKeown Family Scholarship
    This scholarship is for older students beginning their post-secondary education or returning after an extended absence.
  • Multicultural Affairs Pride Scholarship
    This scholarship is for applicants who plan to attend the University Wyoming as a full-time student.
  • Multi-Cultural Alumni Chapter Scholarship
    This scholarship if for Asian American/Pacific Islander; Black/African American; or Hispanic/Mexican American/Latino/Chicano students going to the University of Wyoming.
  • Nielson Excellence Fellowship in Energy Studies
    This scholarship is aimed to assist students considering or beginning an energy-related research project. It caters to current University of Wyoming students engaged in related energy studies.
  • Dentistry / Dental Hygiene
    Noel and Constance Wilkie Dental Sciences Fund
    This scholarship shall be used for the pursuit of excellence and scholarship support in Dental Sciences.
  • Law Enforcement / Corrections / Criminal Justice
    Oyler Family Criminal Justice Scholarship
    This award shall be given to students enrolled in the Department of Criminal Justice at the University of Wyoming, with a GPA of 3.0 or higher, who are **current or former law enforcement officers and/or students who have demonstrated an interest in pursuing a career in local, state, or federal law enforcement.
  • Paul Stock Foundation UW at Casper Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students that have have a declared major at UWC and at least junior status; have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75; be enrolled in at least six credit hours per semester for part-time (at least three credit hours per semester must be UWC credits), and at least 12 credit hours for full-time (at least...
  • PB&J Scholarship
    The PB&J scholarship awards students who have experienced challenges in their life that may not have allowed them to perform well academically but still have the drive to succeed.
  • Phi Delta Theta Scholarship Fund
    Applicants must be full-time undergraduates, graduate students, or students enrolled in professional programs at the University of Wyoming and must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.5 (or 3.0 for graduate students).
  • Rainbow Resource Center Scholarship
    Applicants will be selected based on an essay of no more than 500 words discussing:
  • Richard and Judith Agee Scholarship for Native American Students
    Scholarship grants for Native American students who are enrolled in the University of Wyoming. First preference for the scholarship award shall be students from the Wind River reservation who are enrolled members of either the Eastern Shoshone or Northern Arapaho tribes.
  • Roberta Derr Education Scholarship
    Annual scholarships may be awarded to students who are (a) sophomore, junior, and non-traditional freshman; (b) enrolled in the College of Education and are pursuing a major therein; maintain a 3.0 or better on a 4.
  • Roberta M Darnall Alumni Scholarship
    This scholarship is available for children of alumni at the University of Wyoming attending the Laramie campus.
  • Russell I Hammond Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students in the College of Education Educational Leadership Graduate program
  • Share the Care of Leah Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship is for undergraduate students at the University of Wyoming. Applicant must be entering disciplines and/or pursuing careers in teaching, physical therapy, massage therapy, nursing, social work, audiology/speech pathology, medicine and/or art therapy
  • Silver Symbol Circle of Kings Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students enrolled in the College of Education Special Education Graduate program
  • University of Wyoming Fred Gray Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is for graduate students a UW who are seeking a degree seeking candidate in the College of Agriculture.
  • Wyoming Trucking Association Scholarship
    This scholarship is for Wyoming high school graduates who plan to pursue a course of study which will lead to a career in the Highway Transportation Industry, with the following approved courses of study: business management, computer skills, accounting, office procedures and management, safety, diesel mechanics and...