Who Qualifies? Students of minority and Native American heritage.

Ana King Scholarship

 

Amount:
Varies

Requirements for initial consideration and renewal:

  1. Must complete an on-line Scholarship Application
  2. Minimum cumulative GPA 2.0
  3. Student must be from the Wind River Indian Reservation
  4. Student may be enrolled full or part-time

Renewal Requirements:

Notes:

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

Notes:

Duncan-Chapela Scholarship Endowment

 

Amount:
Varies

Requirements for initial consideration and renewal:

  1. High school or GED graduate
  2. Foreign-born or a child of a foreign-born parent
  3. GPA of 2.5 or GED equivalent score
  4. Must be working toward an Associate Degree; enrolled for 6 or more credits per semester
  5. Provide evidence of minimal fluency in a language other than English

Renewal Requirements:

Notes:

Cinco de Mayo Scholarship

 

Amount:
Varies

Requirements for initial consideration and renewal:

 

  1. Must complete an on-line Scholarship Application 
  2. Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
  3. Available to all potential and current CWC students, with preference given to Hispanic students

 

Renewal Requirements:

Notes:

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 2.25 GPA. Preference will be given to student from local tribes

 

Renewal Requirements:

 

  1. Must complete an on-line Scholarship Application 
  2. Maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA each semester for renewal
  3. Complete an on-line Scholarship Application

 

Notes:

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 2.25 GPA

 

Renewal Requirements:

 

  1. Must complete an on-line Scholarship Application
  2. Maintain minimum 2.0 GPA each semester

 

Notes:

Mike Bair Scholarship

 

Amount:
Varies

Requirements for initial consideration and renewal:

 

  1. Must complete an on-line Scholarship Application 
  2. Full-time student with cumulative 2.0 GPA
  3. Must be a Native American student from this year's St. Stephen's High, Wyoming Indian High, or Riverton High School graduating class
  4. Must be taking an English or creative writing class
  5. Funds to be used for tuition and fees only

 

Renewal Requirements:

Notes:

Native American Scholarship

 

Amount:
Varies

Requirements for initial consideration and renewal:

  1. Must complete an application which includes letter of interest addressing leadership qualities and life experiences, transcripts, 2 reference letters, enrollment verification and placement testing as required by CWC
  2. Student is recognized as a leader among peers and school staff and having quality life experiences,
  3. Must be a current or prior high school graduate with a minimum 3.00 GPA
  4. Native American student
  5. A commitment to serve as on-going CWC representative for Wind River Reservation community as well as for CWC Native American students and CWC student activities, continuing until student's graduation
  6. Must be CWC enrolled at full-time (12 credit hours)

Renewal Requirements:

  1. Scholarship will be on-going until graduation and will be contingent upon academic success (passing all full time course work in which student is enrolled).
     

Notes:

Si Puedo

 

Amount:

Requirements for initial consideration and renewal:

  1. Students must be enrolled in classes at the CWC Jackson campus.
  2. GPA of 2.5 or better (HS or College Transcript) or GED score of 500 (using Hathaway Scholarship Criteria).
  3. Students who are 1st or 2nd generation Latino Immigrant.
  4. Students shall complete a goal statement/essay containing the following information:
    1. Why the student wants to attend CWC.
    2. What their goals are.
    3. What their financial situation currently is.
    4. How this scholarship would help them achieve their goals.

 

Renewal Requirements:

Notes:

Wind River Tribes Educational Endowment Fund Scholarship

 

Amount:
Varies

Requirements for initial consideration and renewal:

 

  1. Must be a full-time student (minimum of 12 credits) enrolled in an associate degree program
  2. Have a cumulative high school or college GPA of at least 2.5/A=4.0
  3. Be willing to devote 10 hours per semester in a community service activity of own choice and approved by the CWC Native American Scholarship Committee
  4. Can demonstrate an association with or other relationship to either the Shoshone or Arapaho Tribe
  5. Must agree in writing to repay the scholarship if a degree is not attained within three years or if the student is not able to meet standards of progress which are outlined below. If standards of progress are not met or if the community service activity is not accomplished by the end of the semester, the student will be placed on probation for the subsequent semester and the bonus shall be withheld pending correction of the deficiency during the probationary period. No interest will be charged, should the student be liable for repayment.

 

Renewal Requirements:

 

  1. Must maintain a minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA
  2. Must have successfully fulfilled the community service requirement during the previous semester
  3. At the discretion of CWC Native American Scholarship Committee, students failing to meet renewal requirements may be placed on probation for one semester, in which case, scholarship aid shall pay for tuition only.

 

Notes:

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