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Casper College Casper, Wyoming
Central Wyoming College Riverton, Wyoming
College America Cheyenne Cheyenne, Wyoming
Eastern Wyoming College Torrington, Wyoming
Laramie County Community College Cheyenne, Wyoming
Northwest College Powell, Wyoming
Sheridan College Sheridan, Wyoming
University of Phoenix Cheyenne Campus Cheyenne, Wyoming
University of Wyoming Laramie, Wyoming
Western Wyoming Community College Rock Springs, Wyoming

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Alpine Recovery Lodge Bi-Annual Scholarship Essay Contest - Amount: $1,000 - Scholarship is open to high school seniors and current undergraduate and graduate students who are residents of Utah, Colorado, Idaho, Wyoming, New Mexico, Arizona, or Nevada. Applicant must submit an essay detailing how addiction has directly affected them.

Daniels Scholarship Program - Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors from schools in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, or Wyoming. Applicant must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States and demonstrate financial need. Applicant must demonstrate exceptional character, leadership, and a commitment to serving their communities.

Celebrate the West High School Art Competition - Amount: Up to $1,200 - Competition is open to high school students (grades 9-12) in public, private, charter, and alternative schools. Home-schooled students in that age group also may enter.

State Department of Education
Wyoming Department of Education

122 West 25th Street
Suite E200
Cheyenne, WY 82002
Phone: (307) 777-7675

State Higher Education Agency
Wyoming Community College Commission

5th Floor, Suite B
2300 Capitol Ave.
Cheyenne, WY 82002
Phone: (307) 777-7763

Special Education Agency
Special Programs Unit
Wyoming State Department of Education

Hathaway Building, Second Floor
2300 Capitol Avenue
Cheyenne, WY 82002-0050
Phone: (307) 777-3530

State Adult Education Agency
Adult Basic Education Office
Wyoming Community College Commission

2300 Capital Ave, 5th Floor, Suite B
Cheyenne, WY 82002
Phone: (307) 777-7885

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Alumni Association Premier Scholarship - This scholarship is available to spring high school graduates planning to attend the University of Wyoming. It is available for eight consecutive semesters. Recipients must take at least 12 credit hours per semester and maintain a GPA of 3.0. One parent or guardian must be a paid active member of the UWAA (University of Wyoming Alumni Association), and recipients must agree to return to their high school once a year during their college career to promote UWAA and the scholarship program. Applicants must have a high school GPA of 3.5 or higher and be in the top fourth of the graduating class. An ACT composite score of 23 or SAT score of 1070 is also required. This scholarship pays $750 the first and second semester and $1000 per remaining semesters. It also includes a lifetime membership to the UWAA.

Hershler/Skinner Family Memorial Scholarship - Paying $250 per semester for eight consecutive semesters, this University of Wyoming scholarship is available to students whose parent or guardian is a Wyoming State employee and a paid and active member of the UWAA. Spring, high school graduates, must be in the top third of their graduating class and have an ACT composite score of 21 or SAT score of 990. Recipients must take at least 12 credit hours per semester and maintain a GPA of 2.5

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John P. Ellbogen Foundation Scholarship - Spring, high school graduates, planning to attend the University of Wyoming can receive $375 per semester for eight consecutive semesters. Applicants must have graduated in the top third of their class and have an ACT composite score of 21 or SAT score of 990. In order to continue receiving the scholarship, students must maintain a GPA of 2.5 and complete at least 12 credit hours per semester.

Tuff Samuelson Memorial Scholarship - Uinta County high school graduates planning to attend the University of Wyoming can apply for this scholarship. It pays $1000 per semester for eight consecutive semesters. Students must maintain a GPA of 2.5 or higher and complete 12 credit hours per semester. Applicants must have an ACT composite score of 21 or SAT score of 990.

Wyoming High School Seniors of UWAA Members - Applicants must have one parent or guardian who is a paid active member of the UWAA. They must also have graduated in the top third of their class and have an ACT composite score of 21 or SAT score of 990. The scholarship pays $500 the first two semesters and $750 for the remaining six semesters. It also includes a lifetime membership to the UWAA, which is a $500 value. Recipients must maintain a GPA of 2.5 and take at least 12 credit hours per semester.

Allen A. and Dorothy Belle Dickey Scholarship - This generous scholarship is available to graduates or GED recipients of Weston County high schools planning to attend the University of Wyoming or one of seven Wyoming community colleges. First preference goes to students choosing majors in nursing or agriculture. Other factors considered are participation in the community, extracurricular activities, and financial need. Two $5000 and two $2500 payments will be sent directly to the school. The recipient must maintain a 2.5 GPA and take at least 12 credit hours per semester.

Troy Yost Memorial Scholarship - Students planning to study art at the University of Wyoming or one of the community colleges can apply for this scholarship. The award pays $1000 per year and is based on the recommendation of the student's art teacher, community involvement, extracurricular activities, and financial need. Students planning to emphasize their studies in western or wildlife art will be considered for the award first.

Walter Urbigkit Scholarship - This award is available to graduating students of any Wyoming high school planning to study aviation. The award offers $400 per year for full-time students maintaining a 2.0 GPA. The advisory committee considers financial need, community involvement, academics, and extracurricular activities in making their decision. Residents of Fremont and Hot Springs counties are considered first for the award. Scholarship funds are sent directly to the school.

Hathaway Opportunity Scholarship - The Wyoming Department of Education offers generous scholarships to students planning to attend the University of Wyoming or one of the seven Wyoming community colleges. Hathaway scholarships are divided into three categories based on GPA and ACT scores. All applicants must have followed the Hathaway Success Curriculum, which includes: 4 years of approved math, language, and science. It also includes three years of social studies, two years of foreign language, and two years of fine arts or career courses. The Opportunity Scholarship requires a student to have a GPA of 2.5 and an ACT composite score of 19. It awards $840 per semester for consecutive semesters, and the recipient must maintain a GPA of 2.25.

Hathaway Performance Scholarship - The Wyoming Department of Education offers generous scholarships to students planning to attend the University of Wyoming or one of the seven Wyoming community colleges. Hathaway scholarships are divided into three categories based on GPA and ACT scores. All applicants must have followed the Hathaway Success Curriculum, which includes: 4 years of approved math, language, and science. It also includes three years of social studies, two years of foreign language, and two years of fine arts or career courses. The Performance Scholarship requires a student to have a GPA of 3.0 and an ACT composite score of 21. It awards $1260 per semester for consecutive semesters, and the recipient must maintain a GPA of 2.5.

Hathaway Honor Scholarship - The Wyoming Department of Education offers generous scholarships to students planning to attend the University of Wyoming or one of the seven Wyoming community colleges. Hathaway scholarships are divided into three categories based on GPA and ACT scores. All applicants must have followed the Hathaway Success Curriculum, which includes: 4 years of approved math, language, and science. It also includes three years of social studies, two years of foreign language, and two years of fine arts or career courses. The Honor Scholarship requires a student to have a GPA of 3.5 and an ACT composite score of 25. It awards $1680 per semester for consecutive semesters, and the recipient must maintain a GPA of 2.5.

Douvas Memorial Scholarship - Looking to provide help for first-generation college students, this award is for Wyoming high school students whose parents were born outside the U.S. Applicants planning to attend the University of Wyoming or one of Wyoming's community colleges are eligible to apply. The award is $500 and is also based on financial need.

Wyoming County Commissioners' Scholarship - Each county commissioner has three scholarships to award every year. Recipients planning to attend a community college or the University of Wyoming receive $1000 per year. The decision is based on GPA, ACT composite score, and extracurricular activities. Applicants must contact the county commissioner based on the county they reside in. An application example is provided.

Bunny Chard Memorial Scholarship- Graduating students with a 3.0 GPA or higher of Niobrara County High School are eligible to apply. Academics, community participation, financial need, and extracurricular activities are considered when awarding this scholarship. Recipients receive $500 per academic year and must maintain a 2.7 GPA and attend school full time.

Adeline Neilson Scholarship Foundation - This award ranges from $2000-$4000 per academic year. It is for students planning to attend Casper College with a strong academic record. Strong career goals and proper personal conduct are also considered. The award is also based on financial need, and it does not apply to any particular area of study.

Noland and Winter Memorial Scholarship - A $750 award is available to sophomore students at Casper College, who have completed 20 credit hours and had a 3.0 GPA. Preference is shown to previous or current members of Builders Club, Key Club, Circle K, or Kiwanis Club. Applicants must submit a statement of financial need and educational goals.

Wyoming Homemakers Scholarship - This $500 award applies to students attending UW, one of the seven Wyoming community colleges, or a Wyoming trade school. The recipient must be an entering sophomore or junior when applying. The decision is based on the applicant's academic achievements, financial need, leadership, citizenship, and community involvement.

James J. Reeb Memorial Scholarship - Casper College offers a memorial scholarship for full-time students majoring in social or behavioral science. Mr. Reeb was a Casper alumni who became an ordained minister and advocated civil rights. He was killed in 1965 in a civil rights incident. The award is $500.

Natrona County Council PTA Casper College Scholarship - This $250 award is paid each semester to full-time Natrona County high honor graduating seniors. Applicants must plan to attend Casper College. A 2.0 GPA is required and must be maintained. The award is for two years and is based on financial need.

Dr. Ellyn E. Cavanagh Nursing Scholarship - This scholarship is awarded to Casper College nursing majors in the spring for the following school year. Freshman or sophomore students taking at least 12 credit hours per semester and maintaining a GPA of 2.5 can apply. The $550 award is also based on financial need.

Nissan of Casper Scholarship - Casper Nissan offers a generous award of a Nissan Versa and five scholarships in the amount of $2000. Applicants must reside in Natrona or Converse County, have a 3.5 GPA, an ACT composite score of 24, or SAT score of 1700. An essay and two letters of recommendation are also needed for the application. This award is also based on financial need.

James and Anita Crump Alumni Scholarship- Casper College Sophomores with 30 or more credit hours are eligible for this award. Applicants must be majoring in the health science field. The award is $700. Applicants must have a 2.5 GPA and meet financial need requirements based on the scholarship criteria.

Harold Boedeker Alumni Scholarship - There is $950 available to Fremont County High School graduates who have completed at least one semester at Casper College. The recipient must be a full-time student, maintain a 3.0 GPA, and show reasonable progress toward earning a degree. The award is also based on financial need.

American Association of University Women Scholarship - This $1000 scholarship is for women entering their junior, senior, or graduate studies in the following semester. Academics, financial need, the indication of commitment to the field of study, and overall application quality will be considered. Preference is given to Cody area residents.

Grainger Tools for Tomorrow Scholarship - Technical education students entering their second year at Casper College are eligible for this award. Studies include electrical systems, HVAC/R, plumbing, welding, construction, and automotive. A 3.0 GPA must be maintained for this $2000 award. Applicants must submit an essay and two letters of recommendation along with the application.

Casper College Alumni Outstanding Non-Traditional Student Scholarships - Applicants must be enrolled at Casper College taking at least six credit hours per semester. 12 credit hours must have been completed at this college or another accredited Wyoming college with a 3.0 GPA. High academics, leadership qualities, and community involvement are considered. Applicants cannot be eligible for the Hathaway Scholarship to apply.

Sargent Ryan Zorn Scholarship - The $1250 award was formed in memory of Army Staff Sgt. Ryan Zorn from Upton, WY. Sgt. Ryan was killed in 2009 in a vehicle rollover while serving in Operation Iraqi Freedom. Gillette College students must be enrolled at least part-time with a GPA of 2.0. Applicants must write an essay saluting an American veteran from past or present. Consideration for the award will be based on the essay's clear content, subject passion, grammar, and punctuation.

Richard Bratton Memorial Scholarship - Gillette College students must be enrolled in their 3rd or 4th semester and studying nursing or business to be eligible. Requirements include a 3.0 GPA, ethical behavior in all areas of practice, and community service involvement. The award is $1000.

Western Wyoming Community College Superior Student Scholarship - This generous award is $4500 per semester for four consecutive semesters regardless of other financial aid. A 3.75 GPA and an ACT composite score of 27 is required. Recipients must maintain a GPA of 3.5, take 15 credit hours per semester, and participate in the Superior Student Peer Mentor Program.

WWCC Sweetwater County High School Graduates Scholarship- This stipend is awarded to students that graduate from a Sweetwater County, high school. This This scholarship must be initialized within two years of graduation from high school. Applicants must be admitted to WWCC and attend full-time. The $2000 a year award will continue as long as the recipient completes 12 or more credit hours per semester and maintains a 2.5 GPA.

WWCC Excellence in Academics Scholarship- Western Wyoming Community College students who have completed 15 credit hours with a GPA of 3.5 in the semester prior are eligible to apply. A stipend of $3500 is awarded as long as the recipient completes an additional 15 credit hours and maintains a 3.5 GPA. An essay must accompany the application explaining why the applicant feels they should receive the award. This award is not able to be combined with the Hathaway or any other out-of-state scholarships.

Founder's Scholarship - Each year full-tuition scholarships are awarded to incoming Wyoming Catholic College Freshmen. Requirements include attending one of the Founder's Scholarship weekends, academic excellence, strong work ethic, and excellent communication skills. The scholarship weekend includes writing an essay, a 5-minute oration on which the subject will be sent to you prior, and an interview by a faculty panel. Applicants must receive a nomination by a high school teacher or other school official to be considered.

Northwest College Trapper Scholarship - This Northwest College annual award is divided into four categories and is funded by a bank of private scholarships. The Explorer Scholarship is $500 per year for applicants with a GPA of 2.5. The Achievement Scholarship of $800 per year is awarded to applicants with a 2.5-2.99 GPA. The Excellence Scholarship is $1000 per year for applicants with a GPA of 3.0-3.49. Last, the Presidential Scholarship is $1200 per year and is awarded to applicants with a 3.5 or higher GPA. Recipients who are residents of Park County receive $200-$300 more per year.

Scott Alan Miller Memorial Scholarship - High school graduates planning to attend full time, have financial need and are committed to finishing their studies are eligible for this award. $950 is awarded the first semester, and an additional $950 is awarded the second semester if the recipient has maintained a GPA of 2.0 or higher