Virgil Thorpe Scholarship

Applicants must be junior or senior students enrolled in the fields of Pre-Med, Nursing, and Pharmacy. Applicants must be from Weston County if possible, (or anywhere in Wyoming if no eligible students from Weston County) and must have a 3.0 or better GPA. Financial need should be considered, but is of secondary importance to other criteria.

Recipients shall be selected by a committee comprised of the Associate Deans of Nursing and Pharmacy and a representative from the School of Human Medicine.

College of Health Sciences Dean's Office, Preprofessional Health
Supplemental Questions
  1. Do you have a demonstrated interest in practicing Pre-Med, Nursing (BSN) or Pharmacy (PharmD)? Use your personal statement (below) to describe your interest and anticipated field of study.
  2. Please upload employment history, volunteer experience, scholastic honors & awards received, & extra-curricular activities (society memberships, clubs, offices held, etc.). Or attach your resume.
  3. Upload a personal statement of approximately one page indicating why you chose your particular profession, experience in the field, & future goals.
  4. Please also attach an unofficial copy of your current transcript: