Scholarships for 2015 High School graduates

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CWC Gear Up Scholarship

 

Amount:
Gold is $2,712; Silver is $1,992; Bronze is $500

Requirements for initial consideration and renewal:

CWC GEAR UP Gold     GPA = 3.5 or ACT = 25

CWC GEAR UP Silver    GPA = 3.0 or ACT = 21

CWC GEAR UP Bronze  GPA = 2.75

 

1.  Complete CWC Admissions Application by May 1 of senior year
 

2.  Complete and mail CWC GEAR UP Wyoming Application to CWC GEAR UP Wyoming Project Director by May 1 of senior year (paper only)
 

Tami Shultz-CWC GEAR UP Wyoming

2660 Peck Ave.

Riverton WY 82501
 

3.  Participation in the GUWY Program by October of your junior year

4.  Verification of meaningful participation in the GUWY Program from your "host" college site by May 1.

 

Please submit a six or seven semester high school transcript with cumulative GPA by May 1 to Kathryn DeWitt, Scholarship Technician, CWC Financial Aid Office, 2660 Peck Ave., Riverton, WY 82501

 

Renewal Requirements:

1.  GPA Renewal Requirements:

Gold:  GPA minimum  3.0 each semester 
Silver:  GPA minimum  2.5 each semester 
Bronze: GPA minimum  2.5 each semester

2.  Enroll at CWC minimum of 12 credit hours

3.  Initial interview with CWC GUWY Project Director

4.  Attend the CWC GEAR UP Wyoming New Student Orientation

5.  Apply to the CWC TRIO Program and adhere to TRIO requirements

6.  Attendance to CWC GEAR UP Club meetings/activities

7.  Monthly meetings with  CWC GUWY College Success Coach or Site Director

8.  Monthly meetings with CWC GUWY Mentor during first year of college

Notes:

CWC Honors Scholarship

 

Amount:
$2,712 with no Hathaway eligibility; $2,000 with Hathaway eligibility

Requirements for initial consideration and renewal:

 

  1. Must complete an on-line Admissions Application and submit a six or seven semester high school transcript with cumulative GPA  by May 1st.
  2. Must be a full-time student
  3. Awarded to every current year high school graduate with a minimum cumulative 3.5 high school GPA or minimum ACT score of 25
  4. Two year award if student maintains a minimum 3.0 GPA each semester with at least 12 credit hours earned each semester

 

Renewal Requirements:

Notes:

CWC Non Resident Honors Scholarship

 

Amount:
$3,696

Requirements for initial consideration and renewal:

 

  1. Must complete an on-line Admissions Application and submit a six or seven semester high school transcript with cumulative GPA by May 1st
  2. Must be a full-time student
  3. Awarded to every current year high school graduate with a minimum cumulative 3.5 high school GPA or minimum ACT score of 25
  4. Two year award if student maintains a minimum 3.0 GPA each semester with at least 12 credit hours earned each semester

 

Renewal Requirements:

Notes:

CWC Non Resident Seniors Scholarship

 

Amount:
$2,976

Requirements for initial consideration and renewal:

 

  1. Must complete on-line Admissions Application and submit a six or seven semester high school transcript with cumulative GPA by May 1st.
  2. Must be a full-time student 
  3. Awarded to every current year high school graduate with a cumulative 3.0 to 3.49 high school GPA or minimum ACT score of 21
  4. Two year award if student maintains a minimum 2.5 GPA each semester with at least 12 credit hours earned each semester

 

Renewal Requirements:

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CWC Nursing Scholarship

 

Amount:
Varies

Requirements for initial consideration and renewal:

 

  1. Minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA
  2. Nursing Program Student
  3. Preference given to Fremont County residents

 

Renewal Requirements:

  • Renewable provided the above criteria are met

Notes:

CWC Seniors Scholarship

 

Amount:
$1,992 with no Hathaway eligibility; $1,000 with Hathaway Eligibility

Requirements for initial consideration and renewal:

 

  1. Must complete on-line Admissions Application and submit a six or seven semester high school transcript with cumulative GPA by May 1st.
  2. Must be a full-time student 
  3. Awarded to every current year high school graduate with a cumulative 3.0 to 3.49 high school GPA or minimum ACT score of 21
  4. Two year award if student maintains a minimum 2.5 GPA each semester with at least 12 credit hours earned each semester

 

Renewal Requirements:

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CWC Student Senate Scholarship

 

Amount:
Varies

Requirements for initial consideration and renewal:

 

  1. High financial need
  2. Full-time student
  3. Minimum GPA 2.5
  4. Priority given to students in the following order:
  • CWC Student Senate Officer
  • CWC Student Senator
  • Activity Committee Member
  • Any student

 

 

Renewal Requirements:

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David Usher Memorial Scholarship

 

Amount:
Varies

Requirements for initial consideration and renewal:

  1. Must complete an on-line Scholarship Application 
  2. Native American student with a minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA. Preference will be given to student from local tribes.

 

Renewal Requirements:

  1. Must complete an on-line Scholarship Application 
  2. Maintain a minimum 2.5 GPA each semester for renewal
  3. Complete an on-line Scholarship Application

 

Notes:

Equine Studies

 

Amount:
Varies

Requirements for initial consideration and renewal:

 

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.

 

Renewal Requirements:

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Frank & Cynthia McCarthy Scholarship

 

Amount:
Varies

Requirements for initial consideration and renewal:

 

  1. Must complete an on-line Scholarship Application
  2. Available to Native American students, local tribes preferred
  3. Minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA

 

Renewal Requirements:

 

  1. Must complete an on-line Scholarship Application
  2. Maintain minimum 2.5 GPA each semester

 

Notes:

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