Apply for Scholarships

Requirements to Apply

  • You must have completed the Western Admissions Application
  • You must have your Western student ID number
  • You must be enrolled or planning to enroll in 6 or more credits for the fall term

Deadlines to Apply

High school seniors, new students, or current students waiting to get into their program can start applying March 15 with a June 1 deadline.

Current students taking core program classes start applying in September with a November 1 deadline.


Complete just one online application to be eligible for Foundation scholarships. Two references are required which will be requested through email in the application process.

For November 1 application, one reference must be from a current program related/specific** instructor in your program.

**Program related/specific are courses unique to your program and are not standard General Education courses.

For assistance or more information, contact Western Foundation Office at 608-785-9487.

High School Scholarships

  • Must be a senior in high school.
  • One $500 scholarship for each high school in the Western district.
  • Must be planning to enroll 6 or more credits (part time student) at Western this summer or fall.

Deadline April 1, 2017

If you are a current high school student, apply for a scholarship by completing and returning this application form.