Northwest College

Wyoming Students

Trapper Scholarships

Fill out the online scholarship application and you'll put yourself in the running for the NWC Trapper Scholarship (funded by a bank of private scholarships), plus our Academic, Activity-Talent and Athletic scholarships. Which Trapper Scholarship award level are you eligible for?

To see how much you're guaranteed to receive in your Trapper Scholarship (doesn't include Academic, Activity-talent and/or Athletic awards you may be awarded), find the award level below that matches your high school GPA, GED/HiSet equivalency or ACT score, then trace to the right to find your award amount (if you live outside Park County, go to the far right column).

Award Level Annual Award Amount Requirements by Diploma Earned
GED 2002 Graduate Score GED 2014 Graduate Score HiSet Graduate Score Home
School Graduate
Presidential $1,500 3.50 and up 575 170 16 25
Excellence $1,200 3.00 – 3.49 540 164 14 21
Achievement $1,000 2.50 – 2.99 500 157 12 19

Hathaway Scholarships

The Hathaway Scholarships provides eight semesters of merit and need-based awards to eligible Wyoming students to help underwrite the cost of attending college. Four separate merit scholarships are available (each with specific curriculum requirements).

Activity-Talent and Athletic Scholarships

You can also apply for Program, Activity-Talent and Athletic Scholarships through our online Scholarship Application.

For comprehensive application and eligibility requirements for all NWC Scholarships, please review the NWC Scholarships portion of the Financial Aid Disclosure & Consumer Information on our policies page.