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Scholarships

Gene & Charlotte Balint Scholarship

Description: 

Education Scholarship
 

Requirements: 
  • Full time CWU student with at least 20 graded credits completed at CWU
  • Fully admitted to the CWU Teacher Preparation program at the time of application
  • Minimum 3.00 cumulative GPA
Application Process: 
  1. Complete the General Scholarship Application through your MyCWU Account.
  2. Submit the following additional materials: (submit only one set of additional materials if you are applying for more than one Education scholarship):
  • A one page essay expressing why you want to become a teacher
  • Three letters of recommendation: Two from CWU faculty in two different academic disciplines and one from a previous college advisor qualified to evaluate your character and potential for becoming an excellent teacher
  • Unofficial transcripts from any college or university you attended before CWU

Applicants selected as finalists will be required to conduct a 15-minuted teaching session with the Scholarship Selection Committee

Attach your additional materials electronically to your online scholarship application or submit to the Scholarship Office by March 1st

Supplemental Materials Required: 

Submit only one set of additional materials if you are applying for more than one Education scholarship

    * A one page essay expressing why you want to become a teacher
    * Three letters of recommendation: Two from CWU faculty in two different academic disciplines and one from a previous college advisor qualified to evaluate your character and potential for becoming an excellent teacher
    * Unofficial transcripts from any college or university you attended before CWU

*Applicants selected as finalists will be required to conduct a 15-minuted teaching session with the Scholarship Selection Committee

Contact: 

CWU Financial Aid Office
400 E University Way
Ellensburg, WA 98926-7504
Phone: (509) 963-1611
Fax: (509) 963-1788
finaid@cwu.edu

Award Amount: 
Award amount to be determined
Deadline: 
October 1 - March 1
Department: 
Education
Type: 
GSA