Howard Family Scholarship


Science Education Scholarship

  • Current CWU students and incoming transfer students admitted to CWU by February 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 January 21st
Application Process: 

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

Supplemental Materials Required: 

    * 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

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

Applicants selected as finalists will be required to conduct a 15-minute teaching session with the Scholarship Selection Committee


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
Financial Need