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Larry L. Pinnt Scholarship

General Scholarship

  • Incoming freshman/transfer students admitted to CWU by February 1st for the upcoming Fall Term
  • Parent, grandparent, step-parent or step-grandparent must be alumnus of CWU, Central Washington State College, or Central Washington College of Education
  • Demonstrated improvement in studies and/or overcoming challenges to excel academically
  • Demonstrated leadership potential
  • Minimum 3.00 cumulative GPA
  • Must be ineligible to receive a Pell Grant and Washington State Need Grant
  1. Complete the General Scholarship Application through your MyCWU Account. by February 1st and have your FAFSA filed no later than February 1st.

Two letters of recommendation from former faculty/teachers addressing the following:

   1. A challenge faced by the student
   2. How the student overcame the challenge
   3. A description of the student's academic improvement
   4. The student's potential as a leader

All supplemental materials need to be attached electronically to the GSA by February 1st.

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

Award amount to be determined Incoming Freshman or Transfer GSA

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