LOCAL SCHOLARSHIPS

Rocky Mountain section of the Society of Women Engineers Scholarship

Graduating high school women from Wyoming planning to major in ABET accredited engineering, computing, or engineering technology programs are eligible for a scholarship up to $1,500.  Deadlines and required application materials are available at http://www.swe-rms.org/outreach.html.

Wyoming Game Wardens Association Scholarship

$400 scholarship available to any student interested in applying.  Access application at Wyoming Game Warden Application

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. Information and application available at Wyoming Trucking Association Scholarship

Memorial Hospital Medical Staff Scholarship 

One, $3000 scholarship available to students from RSHS interested in pursuing a degree in the healthcare field.  Application and Information available at MHSC Scholarship

Kathy Robinson Memorial Scholarship

$1000 scholarship available to students who are interested in pursuing a degree in Education.  Application is available at KR Memorial Application and is to be turned into to the Counseling office upon completion by March 1, 2019.

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.  Application information available at WSROA Scholarship

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

Wyoming Elks Angels Scholarship

Information and application available at Elks Angels Scholarship

Wyoming Architectural Student Scholarship-Due May21st

Scholarships available to students interested in pursuing a degree in architecture.  Information available at  Wyoming Architecture scholarship Information

Adeline Neilson Scholarship-Due April 14th, 2018

Multiple scholarships ranging from $500-$4000 for high school seniors.  Applications are available until April 7th and can be received by emailing a request to ansfnd@gmail.com.

 

REGIONAL/STATEWIDE SCHOLARSHIPS

Burger King Scholarship

High school seniors can apply to receive up to $50,000 in scholarship awards for the 2019-2020 school year!  Seniors must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale to be eligible, and must be active in their community through volunteering, sports, clubs and/or religious organizations.  Don’t miss your chance to become a BURGER KING Scholar. Apply today at www.burgerkingscholars.com.  The application deadline is December 15, 2018.

Hagan Scholarship

The intended recipient of a Hagan Scholarship is a high achieving, self-motivated student who will require financial assistance to attend college.  Each Hagan Scholarship provides up to $6,000 each semester for up to 8 consecutive semesters and includes an opportunity to study abroad.  For more information and to access the Hagan Scholarship Application please visit their website at www.hsfmo.orgApplication Deadline is 5:00 P.M. CST, November 15, 2018.

OppU Achievers Scholarship

$2,500 scholarship awarded to high school seniors with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0.  Must be a U.S. citizen or resident.  Deadlines: December 31, March 31, June 30, September 30To Apply: Students submit a short response to the question "What makes you an achiever?”  you can link to our scholarship portal where students can submit their application essay. 

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.  Application deadline is June 1st, 2019. Applications can be downloaded at Wyoming Scottish Rite Foundation Scholarships Application and mail it to: Scottish Rite Foundation, 1820 Capitol Avenue, Cheyenne, WY 82001.

Wyoming Chapter of ARMA-The Information Management Professionals

Wyoming Chapter of ARMA offers a scholarship to any senior in a Wyoming High School or a current Wyoming College student with a GPA of 2.5 or higher pursuing a career in business, records and/or information management.  If you are a high school senior, include a copy of your High School transcript showing a GPA of 2.5 or higher. Application deadline is May 16, 2019.  Applications can be downloaded at  Wyoming Chapter of ARMA The Information Management Professionals Application.

BigSun Scholarship

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 athleticawards@bigsunathletics.com by June 19, 2019, to be considered. Find further details regarding this scholarship at www.bigsunathletics.com.

Mission Creek Orthodontics (MCO) Scholarship

Mission Creek Orthodontics is awarding one student with a $500 scholarship. To be eligible for the scholarship the applicant must be a high school senior or attending college as a freshman, sophomore or junior. Students who apply for this scholarship must be attending college on a full-time basis (12 credit hours) by December 2019. To be considered applicants must submit an online application and answer to the essay question by May 15, 2019. Students enrolled in any field of study can apply for this scholarship. Fill out your online application and answer the essay question at www.missioncreekortho.com.

The Society of Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration (SME) Scholarship

The Society of Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration (SME) offers four $2,500 scholarships for this academic year. The student must have graduated from a Wyoming high school and must be enrolled full-time for the 2018-2019 academic year. In addition, the student must pursue a discipline related to mining/mineral extraction and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. The deadline for this application is November 30th, 2019. To request an application form, e-mail Aaron Stewart at smecasper@gmail.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.

Glen Legler Memorial Scholarship

Three, $1,000 scholarships available to seniors graduating from a Wyoming High School.  For more information go to http://scholarship.glenlegler.com/

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  scholarship@teacher.org

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.  Application deadline is March 1, 2019.

Sixt Rent a Car Scholars Program  

Applicants to the Sixt Scholars Program must be graduating high school seniors in the United States, plan to enroll in a full time undergraduate study at an accredited two year or four year college or university for the entire 2019-2020 academic year, and have a minimum grade point average of 3.7 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent).  Recipients will receive a $5,000 award to be used for the 2019-2020 academic year. Up to five (5) awards will be granted each year. Awards are one time one time only.  Apply at https://www.scholarsapply.org/sixt/

Kaiser Foundation Scholarship

$4,000 Scholarship, renewable for up to 5 years.  All applications must be submitted to the counseling office by March 1st so that we can submit our nomination to the Board by March 15th. Information and application are available at Kaiser Foundation Scholarship

 

 

 

COLLEGE SPECIFIC SCHOLARSHIPS

University of Wyoming Alumni Association (UWAA) Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to graduating high school seniors who will be attending UW in the fall.  The funding is $6,000 for four years paid over eight consecutive semesters.  To maintain eligibility, students must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 credits each semester and maintain a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA.  Recipients must attend UW at the Laramie Campus.  Deadline to apply is Friday, February 15, 2019. To apply visit http://www.uwyo.edu/alumni/  Click on scholarships and then click on Scholarship Opportunities and Applications.

UW Trustees’ Scholars Award process for the incoming fall 2019 first-year class

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). Students must maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.25 or higher at the end of each academic year.
Students must submit their UW application, and all official transcripts and test scores no later than December 1, 2018 to UW Admissions.

BP America Energy Scholarship

$5,000 scholarship available to students who are legal residents of the state of Wyoming (preference given to students from Carbon and Sweetwater Counties), current high school senior planning to enroll full-time at the University of Wyoming in the fall of 2019, majoring in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) field of study with a preference given to students pursuing studies in areas of interest to the energy industry. Apply online at http://bpenergyscholarships.com/

Archie J and Lois Kemper Jurich Memorial Scholarship Fund

This scholarship fund is for students enrolled at the University of Wyoming. To be eligible for this scholarship award, an applicant must be a graduate of Rock Springs High School.  While not required, it is the donor’s preference that the recipient(s) be a native of Wyoming. The scholarship recipients must demonstrate financial need for the scholarship award. Recipients shall not be entitled to receive this scholarship award in consecutive academic years.  For additional information, contact the Department of Student Financial Aid at UW.

Gene and Bonnie Simpson Zuech Scholarship

This scholarship fund is for students attending the University of Wyoming. Preference can be given to students from Sweetwater and Crook Counties in Wyoming.  For more information, contact the Department of Financial Aid at UW.