Scholarships

Common Scholarship Application

The Common Scholarship Application is now closed. You will find out if you’ve been awarded by early June.

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  • 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.