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Multicultural Student Scholarships      

Non-Traditional Student Scholarships

Scholarships for LGBTQIA+ Students

Veteran Student Scholarships

Native American Student Scholarships

Departmental Scholarships


Click here to see all UW Scholarships through the WyoScholarships system

UW Scholarships & Financial Aid Website

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Multicultural Student Scholarships

Hearst Scholars Award Scholarship - Due February 15, 2019

Multicultural Pride Scholarship - Due February 15, 2019

Dr. Dolores Cardona UW Minority Scholarship - Due February 15, 2019

Multicultural Alumni Chapter Scholarship - Due February 15, 2019

Latino/a Studies Scholarships - various deadlines 

African American and Diaspora Studies Fund for Student Excellence - Due August 31, 2018

2018 Multicultural Affairs Summer Scholarship


Non-Traditional Student Scholarships

ASUW Child Assistance Scholarship - deadline varies by semester

Adult Student Scholarship - Due February 15, 2019

Osher Reentry Scholarship - Due February 15, 2019

Daniels Boundless Opportunity Scholarship - Due February 15, 2019

The McKeown Family Scholarship - Due February 15, 2019

University Women's Club Student Assistance Fund - Due February 15, 2019

For more information please visit the Non-Traditional Student Resource Center's Scholarships Page


Scholarships for LGBTQIA+ Students

Matthew W Shepard Memorial Scholarship

For external scholarship opportunities please visit the Rainbow Resource Center's Scholarships Page


Veteran Student Scholarships

The Connor Montgomery Cloud Memorial Scholarship

Marna M Kuehne Scholarship - Due February 15, 2019

For more information please visit the financial aid page on the Veterans Services Center Website


Native American Student Scholarships

American Indian Studies General Application - Due February 15, 2019

(By completing this application, you will automatically be considered for the following scholarship opportunities: Frank & Cynthia McCarthy Fund-American Indian Studies, John and Ada Thorpe Scholarship, and the Robert W. Winner Memorial Scholarship)

Winifred Snyder Yaap Memorial Scholarship for Native Americans - Due February 15, 2019

Chief Washakie Endowment 

Northern Arapaho Endowment 

Departmental Scholarships

Academic Affairs

URDM Graduate Assistantships  provide support for under-represented domestic minority and women applicants in traditionally under-represented disciplines. URDM supports American-born or naturalized citizens of African-American, Hispanic/Latino, American-Indian/Alaskan native, Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander, Asian-American applicants on a competitive basis. Applicants should contact their department of interest directly to visit with potential faculty mentors and programs available.  Mention the 'URDM GA'.

College of Arts and Sciences

Joan P. Capps Scholarship: For minority women studying in the Math or Sciences fields, demonstrating financial need.

College of Engineering

John and Sally Steadman Endowment: The net income only shall be used for the College of Engineering at the University of Wyoming to (a) support faculty professional development to assist the College in providing the engineering education needed for graduates to be competitive in the engineering marketplace and (b) provide undergraduate scholarships for students in the College from underrepresented segments of the student population, i.e., women and ethnic minority students.

Geology and Geophysics

Union Pacific Geology Scholarship:  Applicants must be outstanding minority students in Geology or outstanding female students in Geology. Two scholarships will be awarded; one each to a minority student and a female student.


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Multicultural Affairs

Wyoming Union

Laramie, WY

Phone: (307)766-6463


1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071
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