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Merrick Recruitment Scholarship


Scholarship for entering freshman who demonstrate academic excellence.

  • Preference given to students who have overcome personal hardship
  • Full time CWU student
  • Admitted to CWU by March 1st to start in the upcoming fall
  • Entering freshman who demonstrates academic excellence
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
Application Process: 

Complete the General Scholarship Application through your MyCWU Account by February 1st and have your FAFSA completed no later than February 1st.

Supplemental Materials Required: 

One 500 to 1,000-word essay describing your goals and aspirations and how this scholarship will help you in reaching those goals


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

Award Amount: 
Award amount to be determined
Scholarship Tags: 
Incoming Freshman or Transfer
Open to Any Major

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