Graduate Scholarships

Tuition Scholarships for Non-Residents - Students who are not Utah Residents are eligible to be considered for a partial tuition scholarship that will cover the out-of-state portion of tuition.  Students must have a 3.2 GPA to be eligible, but students with above average GRE scores, a 3.2 GPA in the last 60 credit hours, and/or outstanding service will also be considered.   For the 2015-16 academic year, these scholarships were approximately $4,900 per semester.  All non-residents who are accepted to the MSAT Program will be considered for this scholarship.  The award notification will be included in the student's program acceptance letter.

Tuition Scholarships for Utah Residents - (for returning students only - Utah Residents only) - apply by completing the online WSU Scholarship application through eWeber - you do NOT need to complete any of the essays to be considered for this scholarship.  These are awarded based on the students' overall graduate GPA following completion of the first year of the MSAT program.  The amount of this scholarship varies each year, but is approximately $1,000.

GATSO President Scholarship - (for returning students only) - apply by completing the online WSU Scholarship application through eWeber - must complete all essays within the application.  This scholarship is awarded to the graduate student chosen by the faculty to serve as the President of the Graduate Athletic Training Student Organization.  The amount of this scholarship varies each year, but is approximately $1,000-2,000.

National Athletic Trainers' Association Scholarships - must be a member of the NATA by November in the PREVIOUS year.  These scholarships are typically $2,200 to help cover the cost of tuition in the second year of the MSAT program.

Big Sky Athletic Training Scholarship - Due in May each year.  For Athletic Training students who are attending a program at a university within the Big Sky Conference. 

Bobby Gunn Student Leadership Award - for undergraduate and/or entry-level masters students to attend the NATA National convention for the first time. Must be an NATA member. Due April 30th of each year.  Applications can be found at:

Professional Football Athletic Trainers' Society - for undergraduate or graduate ethnic minority athletic training students with a minimum 2.5 GPA.  Each selected student will also have the opportunity to work an NFL Summer Training Camp.  Deadline - April 1st each year.