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Olive Irelan Scholarship


This scholarship is given by the CWU Alumni Association. The purpose of this award is to honor upper classmen who have shown exceptional aptitude in their area of study.

  • Full time CWU student of Junior or Senior standing
  • Must have a declared major in the department that is nominating you
  • Must demonstrate academic and leadership abilities
  • Must have completed three consecutive quarters at CWU
Application Process: 

Complete the General Scholarship Application through your MyCWU Account by March 1st and complete your FAFSA by February 21st.

Supplemental Materials Required: 
  • Provide two (2) letters of recommendation; one (1) letter from a department chair and one (1) letter from a department faculty member.
  • Attach your additional materials electronically to your online scholarship application or submit them to the Scholarship Office by March 1st.

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
Open to Any Major
Scholarship Tags: 
Open to Any Major