UW Minority Scholarship
Applicants must be currently attending the University of Wyoming as a full-time student (12 or more credit hours) and have sophomore, junior or senior status.
Applicants must be a U.S. Citizen or a permanent resident and a member of one of these ethnic groups: American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian American/Pacific Islander, Black/African American, or Hispanic/Mexican American/Chicano/Latino.
Applicants must have a college GPA of 2.5 or higher.
Selection will be based on demonstrated leadership, participation in extra-curricular and community-related activities, potential to contribute back to the ethnic minority community upon graduation, personal statement, and scholastic ability and achievement.
The UW Minority Scholarship Committee will competitively award a varying number of scholarships (one-year, non-renewable awards) of various amounts dependent upon availability of funds. Second semester award is conditional upon continual full-time enrollment and first semester cumulative GPA of not less than 2.5 as well as participation in MA activities