Northwest College

Wyoming Students

Fill out the online scholarship application for 2023-24:

You'll put yourself in the running for:

Other opportunities available to you (depending upon eligibility):

Scholarship awards at all levels will be made on a first-come basis until available funding is depleted.

Trapper Scholarships

See the table below to see how much you may receive for your Trapper Scholarship:

Award Level Annual Award Amount Requirements by Diploma Earned
GED 2002 Graduate Score GED 2014 Graduate Score HiSet Graduate Score Home
School Graduate
High School Elite* $4,000 3.80 to 4.0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Presidential $3,000 3.50 to 4.0 575 170 16 25
Excellence $2,000 3.00 – 3.49 540 164 14 21
Access $1,000 2.00 – 2.99 500 157 12 19

*The Trapper HS Elite Scholarship is limited to the first 25 students who apply and meet the criteria; it is dedicated to students graduating from traditional high schools and is not available for homeschooled or GED/HiSET students.

Activity-Talent and Athletic Scholarships

You can also apply for academic program, activity-yalent and athletic Scholarships through our online scholarship application. This includes scholarships from indiviudal academic departments, competitive teams like Speech & Debate or Livestock Judging, or other campus activities, including NJCAA Division I athletic teams (volleyball, soccer, wrestling and basketball).

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.