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Scholarship Opportunities

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**We try to update yearly, but Due Dates are subject to change from year to year. 
Last Updated 1/16/2019*

Local Scholarships are updated each January. Remember to log in to Google Docs if you would like to make a copy of the applications.  Go to FILE, MAKE A COPY to have your own copy to type into.

Due in October
Hispanic Heritage Awards, Due October 15th
Horatio Alger Scholarship, for students with critical financial need, Due Oct 25th
Coca-Cola Scholarship, Due October 30th
ACT Student Champion Scholarship, for students with at least a 22 ACT, Due Oct 31st
Honorary Cowboy Award, due Oct 31st, nomination required

Due in November
PEO Star Scholarships, for women with at least a 3.0, Due Nov 1st
STARR Scholarship, Full ride scholarship to University of Michigan, Due Nov 1st
NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing, for women in computing, Due Nov 5th
Hagan Scholarship Foundation, Due Nov 15th
Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship, GPA 3.5 & ACT 26+, Due Nov 20th
Daniel's Fund Scholarship, ACT of 17 on each subsection, need based, Due Nov 29th
Seattle University's Sullivan Leadership Award, must attend Seattle U, Due Nov 30th

Due in December
WASSP Scholarship, Due Dec 1st
Dell Scholars Program, GPA 2.4, Due Dec 1st
NFFCHF Scholar-Athlete Award,GPA 3.0, also based on football ability, Due Dec 1st
Jefferson Scholars, must attend University of Virginia, Due Dec 3rd
NFIB Young Entrepreneur Award, Due Dec 15th
AXA Achievement Scholarship, Due Dec 14th

Due in January
National Wild Turkey Federation Scholarship, must be a member, GPA 3.0, Due Jan 1st
Danforth Scholars Program, must attend Washington University, Due Jan 2nd
Wyoming Water Well Scholarship, GPA 2.0, Due Jan 4th
Converse County Photography Show Scholarship, Due Jan 11th 
UW ASUW Leadership Scholarship, GPA 3.0, Due Jan 12th
Wyoming Mensa Scholarship, Due Jan 15th
Washington Crossing Foundation, for a career in government service, Due Jan 15th
WAO Scholarship, Due Jan 28th to the Counseling Office.

Due in February
UW Clifford C. Hatch Memorial Scholarship, GPA 3.0, for chemistry majors Due Feb 1st
UW Hatch Scientific Foundation Chemistry Teacher Scholarship, GPA 3.0, duel majors in chemistry/science teaching education, Due Feb 1st
American Chemical Society Scholarship, Wyoming Section, for students majoring in a chemistry field at UW, Due Feb 1st
FFA Scholarships, Due Feb 1st
Rocky Mountain Section of the Society of Women Engineers Scholarship,  for freshman planning to enroll in an ABET accredited program for engineering or computer science, Due Feb 1st 
Elks National Foundation Scholarships Programsany child or grandchild (or step-child, step-grandchild, or legal ward) of a living Elk, Due Feb 1st
Al Neuharth Free Spirit and Journalism Conference, conference is June 14-20, 2019, juniors pursuing a degree in journalism, Due Feb 1st
American Legion Oratorical Contest Scholarship, DHS Auditorium, Early February
Wyoming Trucking Scholarship, planning a career in transportation, Due Feb 8th, come to counseling for an app in the scholarship book
UW Multicultural Scholarships, Various deadlines, most Due Feb 15th
BPX Energy Scholarship Program, For students majoring in STEM fields, Due Feb 15th
Troy Yost Scholarship, planning to major in art in Wyoming, Due Feb 15th
Georgene Hager Scholarship, Converse County only, GPA 2.5, Due Feb 15th
Walter Urbigkit Scholarship, planning to major in aviation, Due Feb 15th
Wyoming Auctioneers Association Scholarship, GPA 2.5, Due Feb 15th
UW Alumni Association Scholarships, Alumni status not required, Due Feb 15th
National Youth Science Camp, covers expenses for month long science camp in West Virginia, dates are tentatively set for June 27 - July 20, 2019, Due February 28th
Due in March
Wyoming Rural Electric Guidelines, planning to attend an approved regional line worker training program, Due March 1st
Wyoming Farm Bureau Scholarships, for children of Farm Bureau members, students 18 years or older as of March 1st must hold their own active Wyoming Farm Bureau Federation membership, Due March 1st 
SEG Scholarships, for students majoring in geophysics or related earth sciences, Due March 1st
Working Ranch Cowboy Foundation Scholarship, for working ranch cowboys, GPA 3.0, Due March 1st
Wyoming Game Wardens Association Scholarship, Due March 1st
Wyoming Elks Scholarships, (3 available including a vocational scholarship) email to, Due March 1st
Dick Cheney Scholarship, preference to students w/ parent who was in Navy, Merchant Marines, or Coast Guard, due March 1st
NILE Foundation Scholarship, must have participated in NILE activities and be currently enrolled in a 4-H or FFA program, GPA 2.5, Due March 1
Wyoming School Resource Officer Association, for law or education majors, Due March 1st
High Plains Power Scholarship, for students whose parents are members, GPA 2.5, Due March 2nd.
Michael Yasick Scholarship, for students diagnosed with ADHD, due March 8th
Kaiser Foundation Scholarship, Due to the Counseling Office by March 1st
Wyoming Rural Water Foundation Scholarship, priority given to water/wastewater/environmental related studies, Due March 17th
Society of Automotive Engineers, for students majoring in STEM fields, Due March 15th.
Wyoming Council of the Blind, based on visual acuity, GPA 2.0, Due March 15th
Wyoming High School Rodeo Scholarships, Due March 15th, 21st, and 31st
Girls Go CyberStart - This is a competition that helps contestants learn cyber security and tests their skills through a no-cost online game called CyberStart. At least 10 Wyoming juniors and/or seniors will have the opportunity to receive a $500 scholarship.
Wyoming Weed and Pest Council Scholarship (See Word document at the bottom of this page), Wyoming resident pursuing a degree related to agriculture or natural resources, Due March 22nd
BP America Production Company (Lower 48) Energy Scholarship
Lighthouse Guild, must be legally blind, Due March 31st
Nissan of Casper Awards, GPA 3.5 & ACT 24, Due March 31st
Rocky Mountain Association for College Admissions Counseling, must be nominated by a member of RMACAC, due March 31st
Tech Student of the Year Scholarship, pursuing a degree or career in computer science or a related field of technology, due March 31st. 

Due in April
Educators Rising Scholarships, must be a member of Educators Rising, Due April 1st 
Converse County Farm Bureau Scholarship, for children of Farm Bureau members, Due April 1st
Rocky Mountain Wash Scholarship, Must be received by April 1st 
ARMA Wyoming Vicki Carroll Memorial Scholarship Fund, for ARMA Wyoming members, Due April 1st
WySPE Scholarship, for engineering majors, Due April 9th
SME Education Foundation Scholarship, , see counselors for application, must be pursuing a degree in physical science, math, or engineering, GPA 3.0, Due April 11th, 
Central Wyoming Section of SME, (See Word document at the bottom of this page) GPA 3.0, majoring in physical science, math, or engineering, due April 12th. 
Adeline Neilson Scholarship, See form at the bottom of this page for application, Due April 13th
Wyoming Wool Growers Scholarship, Ag majors or have an Ag background, GPA 2.5, Due April 15th
Rocky Mountain Suppliers Group Scholarships, for students in a mining related field, Due April 15th
Daleray Madewell Scholarship, for students interested in aviation, Due April 15th- we have apps in the scholarship book
District 5440 Rotary Scholarship, Due April 15th
National Dairy Shrine Scholarships, for Ag related majors, Due April 15th
GFWC-W Mary N. Brooks Scholarship, special consideration given to a daughter or granddaughter of a GFWC-W clubwoman, due April 15th
Douvas Memorial Scholarship, for first-generation Americans attending UW or a Wyoming Community College, Due April 30th

Due in May
Dar Hackworth Lineworker, Scholarship, Due May 1st
Adkins Lineman Scholarship, for lineman or electricians, Due May 1st 
Society of Women Engineers, for female engineering students, Due May 1st
Grand Lodge of Wyoming, GPA 2.0, Due May 1st
American Indian Scholarships, must be 1/4 Native American and enrolled in a tribe, Due May 1st
Wyoming Elks Angels Scholarship, students that are the child, adopted child, or step child or a Wyoming Veteran who lost his/her life in the "War on Terror." Due May 10th
Vicki Carroll Memorial Scholarship, for business majors, Due May 15th
Glen Legler Scholarship, due May 15th
AEF Architecture Scholarship, for students majoring in architecture, Due May 21st
Wyoming LDS Scholarship, due May 18th
Gilly Fales Fine Art Award, art major, Due June 10th
Horatio Alger Association Career and Technical Scholarship, students enrolling in Career and Technical Education programs, income based due June 15th. 
Grand Order of the Eastern Star, must be a relative of a member of the Order of the Eastern Star or a Masonic Lodge, Due June 15th
Zip-recruiter Scholarship, Due June 30th

Due in July
Hawthorn Foundation Scholarships, need based, Due July 31st
Wyoming Peace Officers Scholarship, majoring in law enforcement or have a parent active in the Association, Due July 31st

Due in August
Balanced Man Scholarship, Men attending UW, Due August 14th