Nontraditional Student & Hourly Childcare Center

Scholarships

Rising Star Scholarship

In consideration of efforts being made by Weber State University to obtain annual support for deserving nontraditional students this scholarship was established. Weber State acknowledges the generosity of the donor and recognizes the continual support given to WSU students. Preference will be given to single females, single parents, and full-time students. This scholarship is not a cash award; tuition only.

Students must be a nontraditional student (over 25, and/or married, divorced, widowed, single parent, or have children), a Utah resident and U.S. citizen, eligible for federal financial aid at WSU by submitting a FAFSA, have completed 24 credit hours at an institution of higher education, and have an overall GPA of 3.0 or above. Finalists will be contacted via email to submit a letter of need and two letters of recommendation.

Walter C. Swanson Scholarship

A donation from the Walter C. Swanson Foundation will fund these scholarships. Dr. Swanson was an Ogden Podiatrist who graduated from Weber College in 1917. This scholarship is not a cash award; tuition only.

Students must be a nontraditional student (over 25, and/or married, divorced, widowed, single parent, or have children), a Utah resident and U.S. citizen, eligible for federal financial aid at WSU by submitting a FAFSA, and have an overall GPA of 3.0 or above. Finalists will be contacted via email to submit a letter of need and two letters of recommendation.

Nontraditional Student Center Activity Waiver

Students will be responsible for the editing and publication of the Nontraditional Epiphany Literary Journal. Students must be a full-time student with an overall GPA of 3.0 or above and have completed two upper division English writing courses with a B or above, or work experience in writing field. Preference will be given to students in English and Art. Finalists will be contacted via email after completing the online application to submit a writing sample, letter of recommendation, and be interviewed.

Eligibility for the 2014-2015 academic year
> Opens September 21, 2013
> Deadline February 28, 2014

To apply for the following awards:

  • Go to weber.edu/scholarships.
  • Click on “Apply for Scholarships” on the left.
  • Follow the directions from there.

NOTE: In the “Activities” field type either “Rising Star” or “Walter C. Swanson” for the scholarships, or “Epiphany” for the Nontraditional Student Center Activity Waiver.

 

More Info:

Nontraditional Student Center
Shepherd Union Room 322
801-626-7794
nontrad@weber.edu

For more information about other scholarships, please visit collegeresourcenetwork.com/.


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