The state of Wyoming is the least populous state in the country. This makes it, among other things, a great place to study if you don't like to be distracted. The economy of Wyoming is centered around the mineral extraction industry as well as the tourism industry. Important tourist attractions in the state include Yellowstone National Park, Grand Teton National Park, Devil's Tower National Monument and Independence Rock.
There are 11 colleges and universities in Wyoming. The University of Wyoming is the state's only 4-year public university. There are additional private 4-year universities. Also, there are a series of 2-year community colleges located throughout the state.
Students looking for help funding their college experience in Wyoming should explore the links below. There are both public and private college scholarship opportunities in Wyoming. Private scholarships come in a variety of forms; often they are tailored for students exploring a degree in a particular major. These majors can include traditionally under served vocational areas (such as nursing or education) or they can be earmarked for career paths that are geographically specific (geology or natural sciences).
Click on the links below to learn more about college scholarships in Wyoming.
Rules 1. This is not a contest. 2. There is no hard and fast rule as to the amount a DeMolay or Jobs Daughter may receive. The amount will be determined by amount available from the fund. 3. Applicants must have belonged to a DeMolay Chapter or Jobs Daughter Bethel in Wyoming and be of good moral character and worthy of financial assistance. 4. Scholarships are made available only to regularly enrolled students at a college. 5. Applicants must have average or better grades in their previous school term. 6. A transcript of applicant's previous year's school grades must accompany the application. 7. A letter from applicant's Chapter Dad or Bethel Guardian must accompany the application, substantiating applicant's worthiness and financial need. 8. The application must be completed in full with all items complete. 9. All applications must be received by June 15th of each year to be considered. 10. Include a letter of endorsement from a responsible person, not related to you, who can give an opinion of your character, industry, disposition and general worthiness. 11. You must include a recent photo of yourself. 12. All decisions by the Scholarship Committee and Board of Trustees is final. 13. Scholarships granted are in no way considered a loan and no repayment is required.
Individuals residing in MGMA Western section states (Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming) who are current MGMA members and enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program relevant to medical practice management.
Applicants must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program relevant to medical practice management, including public health, business administration, healthcare administration and other related areas.The scholarships are not intended to support individuals pursuing degrees in:
other clinically related professions
A Korean student currently enrolled in a full-time undergraduate or graduate program is qualified to apply. Applicants are judged on the basis of financial need, academic achievement, extracurricular activities, and community service. .Applicants from the Western Region must attend a school in either: Washington, Oregon, Nevada, California, Alaska, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Utah, Arizona, Colorado, or New Mexico.
Undergraduate, graduate, and high school students enrolled full time during the scholarship application year.
Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.
Students with a Korean heritage studying in the United States regardless of citizenship status (including Korean Nationals).
If extra funds are available, other students (non-Korean) may qualify for some scholarships.
ELIGIBILITY: Pursuing a four-year degree in select areas of agriculture, agribusiness management, communications, education, journalism, extension, public relations, finance, economics, sales, marketing, engineering, mechanization, technology, plant pathology, plant/animal breeding and genetics, range/soil science or public service and administration in agriculture. Resident of Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, Wisconsin or Wyoming required. No more than one scholarship per state.AWARD: 10 scholarships at $2,000 each, non-renewable.
Eligible students will:
Write an essay of no fewer than 600 words about their career aspirations and how their current course load will help them achieve success in their careers. Where do you see yourself 10 years from now? Thinking outside the box is encouraged!
Email their essay as a .doc or .pdf attachment to: email@example.com
YouTube submissions are optional, although not required. Video should be no longer than 5 minutes. (Essays submitted via YouTube must also be submitted in writing.)
Each year The Griffin Foundation will award scholarships to qualified applicants who have an associate degree or at least sixty academic hours from a junior or community college and are seeking to complete a baccalaureate degree. These scholarships can be used only at Colorado State University (Fort Collins Campus), the University of Northern Colorado, or the University of Wyoming (Larimie Campus) (hereafter called the Participating Universities).
Recipients must be eligible for instate tuition. The amount of the scholarships will be $5,000 per semester at the Participating Universities and will be renewable for up to two academic years (four semesters) upon submission of the evidence of satisfactory academic progress as a full-time, on campus student. The scholarship funds for each recipient will be forwarded to the Participating University involved for further disbursement to the recipient.
These scholarships will be awarded on a competitive basis by ranking applicants in the following areas for their activities since graduation from high school:
Scholarship - achievement at the college level in academic courses as evidenced by college transcripts from all institutions attended.
Leadership and service - activities and awards in college and community, academic service or social organizations. Employment and family responsibilities will be an important consideration.
Personal traits - recommendations of three personal references, at least one of which is from a college administrator, counselor or faculty member. An essay written by the student is an important consideration.
Financial need - determined by voluntary submission of the data shown on the application form. Financial need is not a requirement for this scholarship; however, it is a factor that will be considered among candidates whose other attributes are substantially equal.
The purpose of the ELLIS AND NELLIE PATCH SCHOLARSHIP is to provide financial assistance to sophomore, junior, and senior students from Johnson County who are enrolled at least half-time at a post-secondary, not-for-profit educational institution (university, community college, trade/technical school). The amount of the award may vary from year to year. The primary criterion for selection is financial need. Academic proficiency is also considered, with preference given to sophomore students.
Geographic Requirements: Applicants must have ties to Johnson County, WY (e.g. legal resident of Johnson County, graduate of Buffalo or Kaycee High School, or a recipient of a GED certificate from a Johnson County, WY educational institute).
Academic Requirements: Applicants should have at least a 2.0 cumulative GPA.
Financial Need: Financial need must be demonstrated through completion of the Financial Aid Affidavit on the last page of the application form.
Number and Duration of Awards: Two scholarships of at least $1,500 will be awarded each year.
Payment of Scholarship: The scholarship is made payable directly to the educational institution to be applied towards the student’s tuition and fees.
Other Awards: This scholarship may be accepted in addition to other awards, provided that the combined amount does not exceed the full amount of tuition, books, fees, supplies and equipment required for courses at the educational institution.
PGM’s Scholarship Program is now open to receive applications. There will be two (2) $1,500 scholarships for the 2016-2017 academic year. The first scholarship is open to undergraduate students pursuing a career in computer science and who demonstrate an interest in the health care industry. The second scholarship is open to graduate students entering into medical school or currently within their medical school program. The scholarship program here at PGM is competitive and will be based upon leadership, academics and achievements.
Activia Training are pleased to offer a $1,500 annual scholarship for college, university, high school or trade school students in the US. There is no specific course of study required, and you can use the money in whatever way that you feel benefits your studies the most.
There will be two scholarship awards of $750 each year, awarded in November and May as follows:
- The video winner will receive $500
- The essay format winner will receive $250
Furthermore, all entries adjudged to be of a suitable standard will be eligible for an “expenses award” as follows:
- YouTube videos: $20
- Blog articles: $15
To be eligible for this scholarship, you must be at least 16 years of age and attending, or have secured a place, at a college, university, high school or trade school in the US.
For more information on how to apply (and to submit your essay or video), visit our website at https://www.activia.co.uk/scholarship-us
At 76th & Newbury we simply love to design. We believe it’s a beautiful thing when a career and a passion come together. We’re excited to share this passion for design with one lucky student currently pursuing a major in Graphic Arts & Design or Applied Arts.
To enter, its easy- no design projects, no essays. Simply submit your email address or Log in through Facebook. To apply for the scholarship, participants are simply required to share this scholarship on Facebook and Instagram.
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Scholarship winners must exhibit enthusiasm, aptitude and a sense of commitment for a career in some aspect of broadcast news. Judges will take into consideration a combination of academic achievement, financial need and broadcast career goals that embody the spirit of Clete Roberts and Kathryn Dettman. All candidates must currently be attending a college or university in one of the 13 APTRA states and be involved in some aspect of broadcast news.
To be eligible for APTRA Scholarships, applicants must be a college student currently enrolled at a college or university in one of the 13 APTRA states -- Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming. (Incoming freshman and high school seniors are not eligible) Applicants should be pursuing a career in broadcast news.
Students enrolled at schools outside the 13 APTRA states are not eligible.
Applicants may provide links to YouTube or other sites with examples of their work. Text material may be attached to the email.
For more information, contact AP west broadcast editor Chris Havlik at 602/417-2405 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The Daniels Scholarship Program provides a four-year annually-renewable college scholarship for graduating high school seniors who demonstrate exceptional character, leadership, and a commitment to serving their communities.
Daniels Scholars are selected because they embody the principles and values Bill Daniels defined as hallmarks of the program:
Strength of character
Academic performance or promise
Willingness to give back to the community
To be eligible for the Daniels Scholarship Program, students must satisfy the following requirements at the time of application:
▪ Be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States
▪ Be a resident of Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, or Wyoming
▪ Be a high school senior graduating from a school in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, or Wyoming
▪ Earn an ACT composite score of 17 or higher with no component score (math, English, reading, science) lower than 17; or earn an SAT combined math and critical reading score of 830 or higher, with math score no lower than 400 and critical reading no lower than 440. All test scores must come from a single test, and must be submitted by the application deadline. Superscoring is not allowed.
▪ Demonstrate financial need
Please check the website for any updates on application deadline.
The Tony Campman Scholarship Fund was established in 2006 to honor and memorialize Tony Campman, after serving a distinguished career in the water environment profession. This scholarship was created to encourage students who wish to pursue higher education in the water environment field by providing a scholarship at his/her college or university. This scholarship is for an existing student of a 2 or 4 year Colorado, Wyoming or New Mexico university or college or a resident of the above mentioned states who is an existing student pursuing study at a 2 or 4-year college or university in the water environment profession (e.g., biology, environmental science, engineering with a strong emphasis in wastewater treatment, water pollution control, or environmental protection). The applicant must be officially enrolled as a part-time or full-time student at a college or university for fall. * Amount of and number of Campman awards to be determined by the RMWEA on a yearly basis.
The Bill Martin Scholarship Fund was established in September 2002 to honor and memorialize Bill Martin, who passed away on August 7, 2002, after serving a distinguished career in the water environment profession. This scholarship was created to encourage students who wish to pursue higher education in the water environment field by providing a scholarship at his/her college or university.This scholarship is for high school students, enrolling in a 2- or 4-year college or university for study related to the water environment profession. Applicant must be a high school senior from Colorado, Wyoming or New Mexico in good standing, who has applied to a college or university with the interest of pursuing an environmental career. The student winner must show proof of enrollment in the environmental related program at the college or university for fall to receive a scholarship check. * Amount of and number of Martin awards to be determined by the RMWEA on a yearly basis
If you received foster care, guardianship, adoption or Continuing Education and Job Training (CEJT) services from Casey Family Programs in the states of:
and you are
Currently receiving CEJT funding; or
Starting or presently attending a technical school, college or university in pursuit of a certificate, associate’s or bachelor’s degree; or
Have completed your bachelor’s degree and are starting or presently pursuing a postgraduate degree
You may be eligible for the Casey Family Programs Continuing Education and Job Training (CEJT) Scholarship.
Jim Casey CEJT (undergraduate)
for fall funding – 1/1 – 5/8 annually
for spring funding – 7/1-10/8 annually
Marguerite Casey CEJT (graduate)
fall/spring funding – 1/1 – 4/11 annually
Award Amount: $500 and 1 year ARRL membership for non-member
Number of Awards: 1 per year
License Requirement: Any active Amateur Radio License Class
Region: Residence in ARRL Rocky Mountain Division (CO, NM, UT or WY)
Field of Study: Any
Institution: Fully accredited US college or university
Other: Applicant must be a US citizen; open only to graduating high school seniors and undergraduate students; applicant must submit a letter of recommendation from a sitting officer of an ARRL-affiliated club attesting to the applicant's regular activity on the amateur radio spectrum and within the Amateur Radio community.
The Pearce Law Firm in Philadelphia is pleased to offer The Pearce Law Firm – Empowering Women In Law Scholarship. This scholarship opportunity is open to women nationwide who are currently attending a law school in the United States. This scholarship is intended to encourage & support outstanding achievement & leadership by example from women in the field of law.
This award will be presented to a current female law student for the following academic year in the amount of $2,000.00 & will be paid at the beginning of the fall semester (2015).
This scholarship is judged & awarded primarily on academic achievement, school & community activities, demonstrated leadership abilities & financial need.
The scholarship must be submitted, in full, by December 31, 2014. LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
The applicant must be a current female law student.
Applicant will have successfully completed at least one semester of law school but will not yet have graduated by fall semester of 2015.
Must have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0.
A transcript must be attached for application to be considered.
An unopened copy of transcripts, sent from the applicant’s most recent law school will be required from finalists before award is presented.
This scholarship is a one-time award worth $2,000.
Although not required, applicants are encouraged to submit recommendation letters and/or resumes to substantiate their application.
GPA Min: 3.00
State: Colorado, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming
Applicant must be one of the following:
• A senior high school student who will be an incoming college freshman student with a minimum non-weighted cumulative GPA of 3.00 on a 4.00 scale, OR a minimum score of ACT 22 OR SAT [verbal / critical reading and math] 1030 OR GPA designated by specific endowment;
• A College student presently enrolled in an accredited college / university who has maintained a "B" average [3.00 GPA on a 4.00 scale] during his / her college career OR GPA designated by specific scholarship.
Tesoro Industries is providing twenty $2,500 college scholarships for outstanding young leaders. This new scholarship has been launched to encourage young scholars who are leading by example in their schools and communities.
A total of twenty (20) $2,500 scholarships will be awarded.
Eligibility requirements include high school seniors graduating in 2015 who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents of one of the following 19 states where Tesoro does business:
Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington, Wisconsin or Wyoming
Minimum GPA of 3.0 or the equivalent
Scholarship funds will be sent to the university or college where they recipients enrolls in August 2015.
The scholarship application will run Dec. 9, 2014 – February 28, 2015 and is available on the NSHSS Foundation website.
Scholarship award winners will be announced in May 2015.
Application Question: Among Tesoro Corporation’s core values are the qualities of Integrity and Respect. In 500 words or less, please indicate how you have exhibited these values in your response to the following question: Discuss how, through your leadership and participation in school and community events, activities and organizations, you possess the mindset and skills to succeed one day as a leader in a challenging corporate environment. Some points you may wish to address, but are not limited to, include: using creativity to solve problems, humor to diffuse tense situations and build relationships, and inspiring confidence in others to collaborate with you or follow your lead. Please be as specific as possible in your examples.
Personal response of up to 500 words answering the question provided on application
Resume of honors and awards, leadership activities, community service activities, extra-curricular activities, internships and employment history
Tesoro Financial Need Form form is included for application
Color headshot for possible website posting
Recommendation form link is included for application
Scholarships only applicable for specific counties within this state