Sweetwater One Foundation Scholarships:
There are a number of scholarships available through the Sweetwater One Foundation. Requirements vary for each scholarship. DEADLINE: APRIL 12, 2022. To apply click https://form.jotform.com/60834128720957.
PEO Chapter L Scholarship:
This scholarship is available to female seniors graduating with the class of 2022 planning to pursue higher education at a college, university or trade school. Requires a minimum 3.0 GPA. DEADLINE: MAY 3, 2022 (no later than 5:00 pm). For application and information click here: PEO Application_2022.pdf .
Community Fine Arts Center Scholarship:
$1,000 scholarship available to a graduating art student. Application packet consists of two teacher recommendations, a 5 Art Piece Portfolio and personal essay. All items must be submitted digitally. DEADLINE: APRIL 1, 2022. For application and information click here: CFACScholarshipApplication2022.pdf .
Jurich Family Memorial Scholarship:
$8,000 scholarship available to RSHS graduating senior with a family history in Rock Springs attending a 2 or 4 year college. Application requires top 1 or 2 college choices (plus estimated cost of attendance for each school), FAFSA form completed and uploaded to the application, 2 letters of recommendation and 3 essays (max 300 words). DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 4, 2022 (5:00 PM MST). Apply Here
Dr. and Mrs. Feller will award a $1000 scholarship to the high school senior who best exemplifies inspirational qualities including, but not limited to; triumph over disabilities, personal tragedy, or difficult life circumstances. Scholarship to be provided to pay for college or trade school education. It will be sent to the school of your choice in your name following acceptance. MORE INFO COMING SOON!
Rocky Mountain Car Wash Scholarship:
This $500 scholarship is available to 2020 graduating high school seniors. Students must complete the application and provide additional information requested (listed on application) to be considered. DEADLINE: APRIL 1, 2022. 2022 Scholarship Application 1.pdf
Wyoming Trucking Association Scholarship
Scholarship available to students that will be attending a Wyoming college, university, or trade school and pursuing an education that could lead to a career in the transportation industry. Approved areas of study include Business Management, Computers, Accounting, Office Management, Safety, Diesel Mechanics and Truck Driving. DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 4, 2022. 2022_WTA_Scholarship_Application.pdf
Sweetwater County - Wyoming Farm Bureau Scholarship
$500 scholarship available to a Regular or Century member of a Farm Bureau family in Sweetwater County. Applicants must be planning to attend a Wyoming college and have earned a minimum 3.0 GPA. DEADLINE: MARCH 15, 2022. Sweetwater County Farm Bureau T S Taliaferro V Scholarship.pdf
Sweetwater County Class of 2021 Commissioners Scholarship
Requires a personal essay, two letters of recommendation, transcript, ACT scores, activities page, endorsement of principal or counselor. For use at the University of Wyoming or Wyoming Community Colleges. MORE INFO COMING SOON!
Memorial Hospital Staff Scholarship
Current RSHS graduating seniors are eligible to apply for this $3,000 scholarship. To be considered, students must have an interest in the health care field with a cumulative 3.5 GPA and 90% or better school attendance rate. Also considered will be the student’s performance in school and community efforts. Must NOT have a criminal background or disciplinary referrals. MORE INFO COMING SOON!
Memorial Hospital Health Academy Student Scholarship:
Current HOCA graduating seniors are eligible to apply for this $1,500 scholarship. To be considered, students must be a graduating Health Academy member, have a cumulative 3.0 GPA and 90% or better school attendance rate. Also considered will be the student’s submitted essay and performance in school and community efforts. Must NOT have a criminal background or disciplinary referrals. More information coming soon!
Wyoming School Resource Officer Association Scholarship
Two, one time, $500 scholarships available to students interested in pursuing a career in education, law, or a related field at a Wyoming college/university. DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 1, 2022. WYSROA Scholarship 2021-2022.pdf
Daniels Fund Scholarship
Must have financial need (based on a completed FAFSA) and score a 17 or higher on your ACT. More information can be found at www.danielsfund.org
Architectural Education Foundation of AIA Wyoming Scholarship –
This scholarship is available to students entering their college freshman year through a Master of Architecture program. The number of scholarships and award amounts vary. Information Flyer: AEF-AIAW Guidance Counselors 2020.pdf More information coming soon!
Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation Scholarship
This $20,000 achievement based scholarship is awarded to high school seniors with a minimum 3.0 (unweighted) GPA with a capacity to lead and serve, and a commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. The electronic application can be accessed at Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation Application. DEADLINE: OCTOBER 31, 2022 at 5 PM (EST).
Adeline Neilson Scholarship
Scholarships are available to full time students attending: college (graduate or undergraduate), junior college, trade or technical schools. Each scholarship is for one academic year. Students may apply each year. The self-explanatory application form is available through April 10, 2022 by sending an e-mail request to: firstname.lastname@example.org. The completed application must be postmarked no later than April 17, 2022.
Wyoming Weed and Pest Council Scholarship
$1000 scholarship available to a Wyoming resident, either graduating high school or an enrolled college student pursuing a college discipline of or relating to agriculture or natural resources. Available to use at any accredited university, college or trade school. MORE INFO COMING SOON!
Mary N. Brooks Scholarship
$800 scholarship available to a Wyoming student currently attending or will be attending a Wyoming University, Community College or any licensed vocational or trade school located in Wyoming. DEADLINE: APRIL 15, 2022. Mary N Brooks Scholarship Application 2021-22.pdf
Douvas Memorial Scholarship
$500 scholarship available to a first-generation American student (one who was born in America, but whose parents were born elsewhere), who demonstrates the need and motivation to attend college. Must be either a high school senior or student between the ages of 18-22. Available for use at the University of Wyoming or any Wyoming Community College. More information coming soon!
Wyoming Game Warden’s Association Scholarship
$1,000 scholarship available to graduating high school seniors. Available to use at in-state or out-of-state trade schools, community colleges or universities. To apply, download the application materials here WYO Game Warden Schol Application . Return the completed application to WyGameWardensAssoc@gmail.com. DEADLINE: MARCH 1, 2022.
$1,500 scholarship available to graduating senior attending Rock Springs High School. To apply, the student’s parent or guardian must be an All West Communications customer. In addition to completing the application, students must submit a letter of recommendation from a principal or teacher. MORE INFO COMING SOON!
Kaiser Foundation Scholarship
This renewable $4,000/year scholarship requires a minimum 2.5 GPA. To apply, students must complete the application and provide the supporting documentation to Ms. Hanson in the RSHS Counseling Center NO LATER than MARCH 4, 2022. Application: Kaiser Foundation Scholarship App and Info
Wyoming Scottish Rite Foundation Scholarship
The Wyoming Scottish Rite Foundation Scholarship is for graduates of Wyoming high schools or holders of a Wyoming GED enrolling in college. Scholarship recipients must be enrolled full-time during the year the scholarship is used. Completion of a full course load with a minimum 2.0 GPA is required for renewal. Interested applicants need to complete the application, have two letters of reference, and a color photo of applicant. DEADLINE: JUNE 1st, 2022. Applications can be downloaded at Wyoming Scottish Rite Foundation Scholarships Application and mail it to: Scottish Rite Foundation, 1820 Capitol Avenue, Cheyenne, WY 82001.
The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. All athletes are eligible for this $500 scholarship regardless of which sport they participate in. The successful applicant will be a high school senior or be attending a post-secondary institution. To apply, interested applicants need to send a 500-1000 word essay answering the question: How did your participation in sports during your high school years influence you? Has your participation influence your career goals or how you relate to your family? Essays must be submitted to email@example.com by June 19, 2022, to be considered. Find further details regarding this scholarship at www.bigsunathletics.com.
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
The HSF general scholarship program is available for people of Hispanic ethnicity from underprivileged backgrounds. The value of the fund ranges from $500 to $5,000. You have a higher chance of acceptance if you are studying a STEM subject. Requirement: Minimum 3.0 GPA for high school students. You also need to have completed the FAFSA application. For other criteria and details, go to https://www.hsf.net/en_US/scholarship.
Teacher.org's "Inspire Our Future" Scholarship
Teacher.org is a teacher advocacy site for students interested in considering teaching (and many other avenues within the field of education) as a career. To help support these students we offer an annual $500 scholarship. Teacher.org's "Inspire Our Future" scholarship is open to students studying Child Development, Early Childhood Education, Education, Educational Administration, Secondary Education, or Special Education. Applicants must have a minimum 3.5 GPA. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website: https://www.teacher.org/scholarship-entry-rules/.
Schlumberger Company Scholarship
To be eligible for this award, you must be in your senior year of high school, be entering a US college/university as a first-time freshman, be a dependent son or daughter of a full-time employee of a North American Schlumberger company, have a parent that has been employed for at least three years of continuous service by October 1, 2017. Recipients will be selected on their academic record, leadership qualities, ACT/SAT scores and essay content. Merit Scholarships ($5,000) are offered to the top 8 applicants; Honors Awards ($3,500 or $2,000) are offered to 26 applicants. The scholarships will be applied to tuition, fees, books, supplies and equipment required for course load at accredited, nonprofit two- or four-year colleges/universities in the US or Canada. DEADLINE: MARCH 1, 2022. To apply visit: https://programs.applyists.com/schlumbergerfounders/
COLLEGE SPECIFIC SCHOLARSHIPS
University of Wyoming Chemistry Major Scholarships (3)
- Wyoming Section of the American Chemical Society offers a scholarship to incoming freshman majoring in biochemistry, chemistry or chemical engineering at UW.
- Clifford C. Hach Memorial Scholarship offers $6000 per year to students who begin and remains a chemistry major, maintains a 3.0 grade point average and makes progress towards a chemistry degree.
- Hach Scientific Foundation Chemistry Teacher Scholarship offers recipients a 5 year, $6000/year scholarship for applicants who focus on chemistry and who agree to pursue a state-certified teaching career.
More information coming soon!
UW Trustees’ Scholars Award
Students who receive the Trustees’ Scholars Award will have a four-year scholarship for tuition, mandatory fees, university room and board (room and board will be covered for years two – four providing student resides in University housing and utilizes a meal plan). In order to apply, students must have a cumulative high school GPA of 3.95 or higher and a composite score of 33 on the ACT.
Students must submit their UW application, and all official transcripts and test scores no later than December 1, 2021 to UW Admissions. More information can be found here: http://www.uwyo.edu/admissions/scholarships/residents/trustees.html
University of Wyoming Alumni Association (UWAA) Scholarship
Scholarship opportunities for the 2022-23 Academic year close at midnight, March 15, 2022 The following opportunities are only available through the WyoScholarships program through the office of Scholarship and Financial Aid. All UWAA scholarships will assist in fulfilling the student’s University Commitment. University Commitments are separate from the Hathaway Scholarship. Students receiving a Trustees’ Scholars Award do not qualify for UWAA Scholarships.
Ten of our scholarship opportunities this year are “APPLY-TO,” requiring a separate application process through the WyoScholarships program through the office of Scholarships and Financial Aid and open November 15, 2021.
All Apply-To applications must be completed and submitted online. Students may view all scholarship opportunities without having login information. Students will only be able to apply for scholarships once they have been accepted to attend the University of Wyoming and will need their WyoWeb username and password to apply.
High School Students Only (Please note any State requirements)
Alumni Association - Honors Scholarship (Wyoming Only - Parent(s)/guardian must be a paid member of UWAA)
Alumni Association - Native American Scholarship (Any State)
John and Helen Ilsley Family Foundation and Sheridan County Alumni Network Scholarship (Wyoming Only – Applicant must reside in Sheridan County, WY)
Tuff Samuelson Memorial Scholarship (Wyoming Only - Applicant must reside in Uinta County)
High School or Currently Enrolled College Students (Please note any State requirements)
UW Alumni Association Houston Region Network Scholarship (Texas - with special consideration given to specific counties)
The remaining scholarships are “AUTO-MATCH” opportunities through the WyoScholarships program through the office of Scholarships and Financial Aid. Auto-Match is based on the student’s general application in WyoScholarships after acceptance to UW and automatically matches a scholarship to a student profile. Auto-Match scholarships are based on the annual approval process and available funds.
The opportunities below will show in WyoScholarships February 1, 2022 when the auto-match period begins.
High School Students Only (Please note any State requirements)
Hershler/Skinner Family Memorial Scholarship (Wyoming Only - Parent(s) guardian must be a Wyoming State employee and UW Alum)
Jeanine and Warren Hodges UWAA Scholarship (Wyoming Only)
John Evezich Memorial Scholarship (Wyoming Only – Preference given first to students from Kemmerer, WY community, then from Lincoln County, WY, and finally from Wyoming at large. Student must have a declared major.)
John P. Ellbogen Foundation Scholarship (Wyoming Only)
License Plate Funded Scholarship - In State (Wyoming Only)
License Plate Funded Scholarship - Out of State (Out of State Only)
Mary Lou Rechard Memorial Alumni Scholarship (Any State - Parent(s)/guardian must be UW Graduate)
Roberta M Darnall Alumni Scholarship (Any State – Applicant must be a child or grandchild of a UW alum)
Robert W. McBride Alumni Scholarship (Wyoming Only – Applicant must be a graduate of a high school in Johnson County, WY)
License Plate Funded Scholarship - Grandchild of UW Graduates Scholarship (Wyoming Only - Grandparent(s) must be a UW graduate)