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Scholarships awarded by WSU colleges & departments

The University’s academic colleges and departments offer scholarships to students who are majoring or taking classes in their subject areas.

To be considered for these scholarship programs—and many more—complete the WSU General Scholarship Application. Due to recent FAFSA application delays, the scholarship deadline has been extended to May 1.

Requirements vary, and some scholarships require additional application materials.

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Alumni Association

The Alumni Association awards scholarships to new and continuing students.

Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resources

The College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences (CAHNRS) awards scholarships to students in all of its 20+ majors.

Arts and Sciences

The College of Arts and Sciences offers both merit- and need-based awards to students at all stages in their education. Many awards are renewable for a second academic year, but the  criteria varies.


Available to students who have certified a major in the Carson College of Business or who have a strong interest in business.


The Edward R. Murrow College of Communication awards scholarships to students interested in broadcasting, journalism, public relations, and general communications.


Undergraduate and graduate students who are certified into a major in the College of Education are eligible for scholarships.

Engineering and Architecture

Scholarships from the Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture for students working toward a degree in engineering, architecture, or construction management.

Veterinary Medicine and Neuroscience

The College of Veterinary Medicine awards scholarships to certified neuroscience majors and to pre-med or pre-vet students with a strong interest in neuroscience (at Pullman campus only).