Common Scholarship Application

Western Colorado University Common Scholarship Application

You may use this form to apply for any Common Scholarship or any Foundation Scholarship that accepts the Common Scholarship Application form.

Please see the “Application” heading under each scholarship listing to determine if it’s awarded through the Common Scholarship Application.

All applications must be received by April 1, 2021 for consideration. Scholarships will apply for the school year beginning in fall 2021, and you will be notified if you are a recipient by early June 2021.

If you have questions or need information please contact the Financial Aid Office.

314 Taylor Hall
  • In order to comply with civil rights laws, Western must attempt to collect race/ethnicity information about our students and employees. We invite you to voluntarily self-identify your race/ethnicity below. Refusal to provide this voluntary information will not subject you to any adverse treatment. This information is confidential and used only in compliance with the law.

  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx.
    On a separate paper, state why you believe you are a good candidate for scholarships at Western Colorado University. Include your educational and career goals, involvement on campus, financial need, grades, and any other information you would like the committee to consider.
  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx.
    As a separate attachment, include a list of each scholarship for which you are applying. For each scholarship, you should include a paragraph addressing how you meet criteria specific to that scholarship. Criteria for each scholarship can be found under the “Available to” and “Eligibility” headings of each scholarship listing. Failure to include this list and accompanying paragraphs will automatically disqualify you for scholarship consideration.
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