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Howard Family Scholarship

Description: 

Science Education Scholarship
 

Requirements: 
  • Current CWU students and incoming transfer students admitted to CWU by March 1st for the upcoming Fall Term
  • Full time enrollment
  • Declared Science Education major
  • Minimum 3.50 cumulative GPA
  • Demonstrate financial need-Must complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) before the Financial Aid Office's priority deadline of March 15th
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-minute teaching session with the Scholarship Selection Committee

Additional materials must be postmarked or submitted to the Scholarship Office on or before 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-minute 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
Scholarship Tags: 
Incoming Freshman or Transfer
Financial Need
Type: 
GSA