LOCAL SCHOLARSHIPS

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, 2023.  _WYSROA Scolarship 2022-2023.pdf  

Wyoming Auctioneers Association Scholarship

One, $500 scholarship available to students graduating in 2023 and attending a Wyoming institution of higher learning.  DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 15, 2023   WAA Scholarship Application 22_23.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 24, 2023 (5:00 PM MST). Jurich Family Memorial Scholarship

 

REGIONAL/STATEWIDE SCHOLARSHIPS

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, 2023 by sending an e-mail request to: ansfnd@gmail.com. The completed application must be postmarked no later than April 10, 2023.

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, 2023.  Applications can be downloaded at Wyoming Scottish Rite Foundation Scholarships Application and mail it to: Scottish Rite Foundation, 1820 Capitol Avenue, Cheyenne, WY 82001.

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.

Scholarship Search Engines

Here are some of the best websites for scholarships you can use to find awards you’re eligible for: 

    • Scholarships.com divides scholarships by a variety of unique categories, including GPA, military affiliation, ethnicity, artistic ability, ACT or SAT score and residing state. 
    • Fastweb combines awards from both large and small directories, and will also notify you when a new scholarship matching your description is posted and when you upcoming deadlines.
    • College Board helps you find awards by your interests, field of study, club affiliations or specific situations.