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Scholarships

Merrick Recruitment Scholarship

Description: 

Scholarship for entering freshman who demonstrate academic excellence.

  • Preference given to students who have overcome personal hardship
Requirements: 
  • 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: 
  1. Complete the General Scholarship Application through your MyCWU Account.

Additional Materials Required:

  • Submit an essay of 200 words or less discussing a time when you overcame extreme personal hardship and what you learned from the experience
Supplemental Materials Required: 
  • Submit an essay of 200 words or less discussing a time when you overcame extreme personal hardship and what you learned from the experience
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 - February 1
Scholarship Tags: 
Incoming Freshman or Transfer
Open to Any Major
Type: 
GSA