NWCCD Scholarships

Northern Wyoming Community College District (NWCCD) offers a variety of scholarships to assist students in achieving their educational goals. Upon successful admission into a degree or certificate program at Sheridan or Gillette Colleges, and once students are registered for classes, we will automatically match students with scholarships for which they may be eligible. No formal scholarship application necessary!! Just simply register for classes as a degree-seeking student. Scholarship eligibility may vary based on elements such as hometown, academic program of study, or other extracurricular interests.

Scholarship recipients are notified via email when they are offered a scholarship. Email offers are sent in mid-April and again in mid-June. Students should check their @sheridan.edu email accounts frequently throughout the summer. A thank you note serves as the student’s formal acceptance of the scholarship. A deadline will be stated in the offer email. The thank you note will be due to the financial aid office by the stated deadline.

Along with our many auto-match scholarships, we offer scholarships that require essays or additional information from the applicant. Browse the list below and apply today!

Essay Required Scholarships for the 2018/2019 academic year

Gillette College Nursing Scholarships (GC)

Gillette College Nursing Scholarships are available to students currently enrolled in the Nursing program. Please type your answers to the following questions and submit them to scholarships@sheridan.edu. Be sure to include the scholarship name in the email subject line.

  1. Please indicate what semester of the GC Nursing program you will be entering (1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th)
  2. Please explain how you have demonstrated a commitment to a strong work ethic through both school and employment experience.
  3. In what leadership activities do you participate?
  4. How will you use your education in your desired career field? Please be sure to include a statement of your educational goals.
  5. How are you preparing for a career in Nursing and/or Public Health?
  6. Please explain your financial need.
  7. If you are selected as a recipient for any of the following scholarships, how will it benefit you?
  8. Please provide any additional information you would like the committee to know about you in order to assist them with the scholarship selection process (i.e. current employer).

The Gillette College Nursing Program selects all recipients for the following scholarships:

  • Clinical Excellence in Nursing awarded to GC Nursing students ($1,000.00 – 2 awards @ $500.00/each). Thank you note: Ms. Louise Posten
  • Davis Land & Livestock Scholarship awarded to 4th semester GC Nursing student, awarded in the spring semester ($600.00). Thank you note: Mr. & Mrs. Tom and Renee Davis
  • Gillette Optometric Clinic Health Sciences Endowment awarded to GC Health Sciences student ($250.00). Thank you note: Dr. Joe Maycock
  • Jeanette L. Heptner Scholarship – GC Nursing awarded to GC students seeking a degree or certificate in Nursing ($6,750.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary) Thank you note: Shirley J. Prazma & Family of Jeanette Heptner
  • Ramzi Ammari Memorial Scholarship awarded to GC Nursing students enrolled full time (12 credits) ($1,000.00 – 2 awards @ $500.00/each).  Thank you note: Ms. RaDona Borgialli
  • Richard Bratton Memorial Scholarship awarded to 3rd or 4th semester GC Nursing student, enrolled full-time (12 credits), maintaining a GPA of 3.0. Recipient determined by GC Nursing department and Ms. Alice Bratton ($1,000.00). Thank you note: Ms. Alice Bratton
  • Sherry-LaManna Health Sciences Scholarship Endowment awarded to GC Health Sciences students maintaining a GPA of 2.50, scholarship is renewable ($1,000.00 – 2 awards @ $500.00/each). Thank you note: Dr. & Mrs. James and Carole LaManna
  • Morel Nursing Scholarship Endowment awarded to GC Nursing student ($500.00). Thank you note: Mr. Jerry Morel

Pfau and Lundock Scholarship (GC)

The Pfau and Lundock Scholarship is for a Gillette College student. Preference given to the dependent of a City of Gillette employee. Please send your interest to scholarships@sheridan.edu. Be sure to include the scholarship name in the email subject line. In the body of the email, include your name, the semester you plan to enroll at Gillette College, and the name, title, and the City of Gillette department your parent/legal guardian works ($250.00). Thank you note: Mr. and Mrs. Nick & Jodee Deegan

Sgt Ryan Zorn Scholarship (GC)

The Sargent Ryan Zorn Scholarship is available to a Gillette College student in any program of study. This particular scholarship is in memory of Army Staff Sgt. Ryan Zorn, from Upton, Wyoming, who was killed due to injuries sustained from a vehicle rollover on November 16, 2009 while serving during Operation Iraqi Freedom. Recipient must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credits and maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA. Please write a 2-page essay saluting an American Veteran or Active Duty Service Member from the past or the present. Essays are evaluated on content, clear point, subject passion, spelling and grammar. Please submit your essay to scholarships@sheridan.edu. Be sure to include the scholarship name in the email subject line ($1,250.00). Thank you note: Mr. Kevin Kuns

Tia & Mickey Doud Memorial (GC)

The Tia & Mickey Doud Memorial awarded to a GC student with a minimum GPA of 2.50. Preference for a student balancing demands of job, family, and/or community involvement. Please send your interest to scholarships@sheridan.edu. Be sure to include the scholarship name in the email subject line. In the body of the email, include your name, the semester you plan to enroll at Gillette College, and explain how you meet the requirements ($200.00). Thank you note: Mr. and Mrs. Bert & Sharon Gustafson

Boundless Opportunity Scholarships (GC & SC)

Boundless Opportunity Scholarships available for both Gillette College and Sheridan College students.

The Boundless Opportunity Scholarship (BOS) is designed to benefit highly-motivated, non-traditional students who recognize the power of education to create a better life for themselves and their families.

The Daniels Fund — the legacy of cable television pioneer Bill Daniels — awards grants to partnering colleges and universities who then provide need-based scholarships to successful student applicants.

The BOS program serves seven non-traditional student populations (selected by the individual institution), and is intended to help students who are able to demonstrate the need for financial assistance as they invest in themselves through continued education.

Gillette College will provide need-based scholarships to the following categories of post-traditional students: adult learners, GED recipients, foster care youth, and returning military. Only students who are legal residents of Colorado, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming are eligible.

Sheridan College will provide need-based scholarships to the following categories of post-traditional students: adult learners, GED recipients, and foster care youth. Only students who are legal residents of Colorado, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming are eligible.

Scholarship funds may only be used by the recipient toward cost of tuition and required fees, room and board, books and supplies, and transportation/commuting expenses (limited to gas and public transportation).

Interested students will need to send their answers to scholarships@sheridan.edu. Be sure to include the name of the scholarship in the email subject line.

  1. First and Last Name
  2. Campus location you are attending
  3. Semester you plan to enroll
  4. Describe how you qualify for this scholarship. Be sure to include your State of residency.

Recipients must complete an online survey and provide verification of completion and submission of survey to the financial aid office before funds are awarded, as well as a hand-written thank you note. The link to this survey will be included in the award offer email.

(# of awards per campus and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Daniels Fund

NWCCD Veterans Scholarships (GC & SC)

NWCCD Veterans Scholarships are available to our Veteran students. Please type your answers and submit them to the Veterans Services advisors, Loren Groves (lgroves@sheridan.edu) or Tyler Jensen (tjensen@sheridan.edu)

  1. Please explain your financial need. If you are selected as a recipient for this scholarship, how will it benefit you?
  2. Do you have a documented disability rating as determined by the US Department of Veteran Affairs? (answer required if applying for the Marna M Kuehne Endowed Scholarship)
  3. What is your disability percentage rating? (answer required if applying for the Marna M Kuehne Endowed Scholarship)

The Veterans Services advisors select all recipients for the following scholarships:

  • Marna M. Kuehne Endowed Scholarship for Johnson County (SCJC) awarded to full-time or part-time Sheridan College in Johnson County students in good standing with a GPA of 2.50 or higher. Enrollment status and financial need are considered. Recipients must have a documented disability rating determined by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Wyoming veterans with no disability documentation and/or are not from one of the designated counties are considered based on available funding. Preference given to disabled veterans who are Wyoming residents from Sheridan, Johnson, Campbell, Crook, or Weston counties. Recipient must provide disability documentation and proof of honorable discharge in order to be fully qualified ($2,600.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Marna M Kuehne Foundation Board of Directors c/o Ed Hoffman & Mark Englert
  • Marna M. Kuehne Endowed Scholarship at NWCCD awarded to full-time or part-time NWCCD students in good standing with a GPA of 2.50 or higher. Enrollment status and financial need are considered. Recipients must have a documented disability rating determined by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Wyoming veterans with no disability documentation and/or are not from one of the designated counties are considered based on available funding. Preference given to disabled veterans who are Wyoming residents from Sheridan, Johnson, Campbell, Crook, or Weston counties. Recipient must provide disability documentation and proof of honorable discharge in order to be fully qualified ($75,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Marna M Kuehne Foundation Board of Directors c/o Ed Hoffman
  • Wyoming National Guard Scholarship (SC) intended to be used as emergency assistance to cover educational expenses for Wyoming National Guard members who are current Sheridan College students in good standing ($1,500.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Adjutant General of the National Guard
  • Robert P McCreery Memorial Scholarship (GC) awarded to students attending Gillette College with preference given to a Veteran student with financial need ($2,400.00 – 2 awards @ $1,200.00/each). Thank you note: Ms. Maggi McCreery-McCoy
  • Vietnam Vets Legacy Vets Motorcycle Club Chapter “X” Scholarship (GC) awarded to GC students with one of the following statuses: Returning Veteran, Veteran, or Active Duty Service Person. Recipients can have any discharge from the Armed Forces other than a Dishonorable Discharge. Preference given to a student with financial need ($2,000.00 – 2 awards @ $1,000.00/each). Thank you note: Leo Kelhi
  • Student Veterans of America Gillette Chapter Scholarship (GC) awarded to GC Veteran students who’s GI Benefits have expired. Recipients must maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA. Recipients must be an active member of the Veterans Club with 10 active club hours ($1,000.00 – 2 awards @ $500.00/each). Thank you note: Student Veterans Club and Mr. Loren Groves

Jane Lodge Kidneigh Medved Memorial Scholarship (SC)

The Jane Lodge Kidneigh Medved Memorial Scholarship is available to non-traditional, female students from Wyoming studying English or Education. Recipients must have a minimum GPA of 2.50 ($500.00 – 2 awards @ $250.00/each; one English student, one Education student). Thank you note: Justin Kidneigh

Please send your responses to the following questions to scholarships@sheridan.edu. Be sure to include the scholarship name in the email subject line.

  1. What are the three characteristics you think you possess that will contribute to success in college and achieving your goals?
  2. Why have you chosen your field of study and what are your plans after completing your degree?

Chester Powell Scholarship (SC)

The Chester Powell Scholarship is awarded to African American students attending Sheridan College with academic promise and financial need ($1,300.00 – 2 awards @ $650.00/each). Thank you note: Ms. Kimberly King

Please send your responses to the following questions to scholarships@sheridan.edu. Be sure to include the scholarship name in the email subject line.

  1. How will you use your education in your desired career field? Be sure to include a statement of your educational goals.
  2. Please explain how you qualify for this scholarship based on the description. Be sure to include examples of character, leadership, service, and financial need.

David W. & Phyllis Sturgeon Little Good Citizen Scholarship (SC)

The David W. & Phyllis Sturgeon Little Good Citizen Scholarship is awarded to students who are U.S. citizens, residents of Wyoming & contiguous states, with special emphasis on those who have demonstrated, through community service, a particular desire to help others in the community. Priority consideration given to students from Sheridan County and residents of the Sheridan area and Southern Montana who have demonstrated a concern for community service. This scholarship is renewable for a 2nd year; Recipients must maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA and register for the fall semester by June 1. This scholarship is allocated to Exercise Science & Physical Education K-12 and Human Services/Addictions for 2018/2019 ($4,800.00 – 4 awards @ $1,200.00/each). Thank you note: Mrs. David W Little

Please send your answer to the following question to scholarships@sheridan.edu.  Be sure to include the scholarship name in the email subject line

  1. How have you demonstrated your desire to help others in your community through community service?

Delta Dental Scholarship (SC)

The Delta Dental Endowed Scholarship is awarded to 2nd year Dental Hygiene students attending Sheridan College. Recipients of this scholarship must be Wyoming residents demonstrating financial need but not receiving multiple other scholarships. Recipients will be selected based on GPA and a typed essay ($1,000.00).

All information for this scholarship is housed in the Sheridan College Dental Hygiene Department. Please see thee Dental Hygiene Department for an application. Thank you note: Delta Dental of Wyoming c/o Mr. Kerry Hall

Fallen Soldier Memorial Scholarship (SC)

The purpose of the Fallen Soldier Memorial Scholarship is to provide scholarship support to students at Sheridan College. The Wyoming Fallen Heroes Scholarship Program honors all Wyoming Military personnel who have lost their lives fighting for freedom. This particular scholarship is in memory of Pfc. Manuel Davilla and SSgt Brian Bland, Wyoming military personnel who lost their lives in Iraq and Afghanistan. These scholarships have been established at all Wyoming Community Colleges and the University of Wyoming ($200.00). Thank you note: Fallen Soldier Memorial Fund

Please submit your essay to scholarships@sheridan.edu. Be sure to include the scholarship name in the email subject line.  Please write an essay saluting an American Veteran or Active Duty Service Member from the past or the present. Essays evaluated on content, clear point, subject passion, spelling and grammar.

Kim & Mary Kay Love Scholarship (SC)

The Kim & Mary Kay Love Scholarship will support tuition and fees for Sheridan College students, with preference to employees and/or their family members of Sheridan Media radio stations, Frackelton’s Restaurant, or Kim & Mary Kay Love (as defined by Kim & Mary Kay Love or their successors). Recipients must maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0.

Kim & Mary Kay Love, or their successors, will nominate candidates. The final selection of recipients is made by the Financial Aid Office at Sheridan College. In the event a qualifying candidate is not nominated, the scholarship may be awarded to other Sheridan College students at the discretion of the Financial Aid Office ($29,500.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Kim & Mary Kay Love

Please send your response to the question below to scholarships@sheridan.edu. Be sure to include the scholarship name in the email subject line.

  1. Please explain your affiliation with Sheridan Media, Frackelton’s, or Kim & Mary Kay Love. If you are the employee, please put SELF.

The Marion & Wayland H. Cato, Jr. Endowed Scholarship (SC)

The Marion & Wayland H. Cato, Jr. Endowed Scholarship is awarded to full time and part time students who show financial need. Family factors and other eligible assistance is utilized for determining financial need. Preference given to students demonstrating a commitment to a strong work ethic through meaningful work experience in the public or private sector, and a commitment to volunteerism through performing meaningful community service without compensation ($3,500.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Mr. Wayland H Cato, Jr, Chairman and President of Wayland H Cato Jr Foundation

Please send your answers to the following questions to scholarships@sheridan.edu. Be sure to include the scholarship name in the email subject line.

  1. Please explain how you have demonstrated a commitment to a strong work ethic through meaningful work experience in the public or private sector.
  2. Please explain how you have demonstrated a commitment to volunteerism through performing meaningful community service without compensation.
  3. The donor of this scholarship would like a financial statement from the applicant describing your need. This statement can include examples of family factors and other eligible assistance you receive.

Wayland H Cato Jr - Robert G Berger Endowed Scholarship (SC)

The Wayland H Cato Jr – Robert G Berger Endowed Scholarship is awarded to full time and part time students who show financial need. Family factors and other eligible assistance is utilized for determining financial need. Preference given to students demonstrating a commitment to a strong work ethic through meaningful work experience in the public or private sector, and a commitment to volunteerism through performing meaningful community service without compensation ($2,900.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Mr. Wayland H Cato, Jr, Chairman and President of Wayland H Cato Jr Foundation

Please send your answers to the following questions to scholarships@sheridan.edu. Be sure to include the scholarship name in the email subject line.

  1. Please explain how you have demonstrated a commitment to a strong work ethic through meaningful work experience in the public or private sector.
  2. Please explain how you have demonstrated a commitment to volunteerism through performing meaningful community service without compensation.
  3. The donor of this scholarship would like a financial statement from the applicant describing your need. This statement can include examples of family factors and other eligible assistance you receive.

Powder Horn Perkins Scholarship (SC)

The Powder Horn Perkins Scholarship is awarded to full-time or part-time students in the Hospitality Management program at Sheridan College. Preference given to employees of Sugarland Enterprises. A letter verifying your employment is required ($300.00). Thank you note: Mr. Homer A Scott Jr & Sugarland Enterprises

Please submit letters to:

Sheridan College Financial Aid Office

ATTN: Brenda Haseman

1 Whitney Way

Sheridan, WY  82801

Zac Gibbs Memorial Scholarship (SC)

The Zac Gibbs Memorial Scholarship is available to students who are graduates of a Johnson or Sheridan county high school attending Sheridan College with a 2.50 GPA studying Agriculture. Preference for students studying farrier science ($2,000.00 – 2 awards @ $1,000/each). Thank you note: The family of Zac Gibbs

Please send an email to scholarships@sheridan.edu with your answers to the following questions. Be sure to list the name of the scholarship on the email subject line.

  1. Your name and high school name
  2. WY county of residence and how long have you lived in the county
  3. Your major and why you chose it

Recruitment & Retention Scholarships

New and returning students who meet specific scholarship criteria are considered automatically for several of our scholarships. Students must enroll in a degree or certificate program and maintain a minimum GPA of 2.0 to be eligible for a majority of scholarships. Some scholarships have higher GPA requirements. Below is a list of NWCCD’s auto-match scholarships and their specific criteria.

Scholarship recipients are notified via email when they are offered a scholarship. Email offers are sent throughout the summer months beginning in May. Students should check their @sheridan.edu email accounts frequently throughout the summer. A thank you note serves as the student’s formal acceptance of the scholarship. A deadline will be stated in the offer email. The thank you note will be due to the financial aid office by the stated deadline.

These scholarships are available for the 2018/2019 academic year (August 2018-May 2019). Please note, availability of funds are subject to change throughout the academic year.

Business & Computer Scholarships (GC)

Institute of Supply Management Scholarship awarded to GC students seeking a degree in business ($1,000.00 – 2 awards @ $500.00/each). Thank you note: Ms. Liane Campbell

Jeanette L Heptner Scholarship – GC Comp Tech awarded to GC students seeking a degree or certificate in a computer-related field ($6,750.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Shirley J. Prazma & Family of Jeanette Heptner

Lee Adami Memorial Scholarship awarded to a GC student majoring in business and showing financial need ($500.00). Thank you note: Ms. Bernice Adami

Wells Fargo Bank Endowed Scholarship awarded to GC students majoring in either business or finance ($2,000.00 – 2 awards @ $1,000.00/each). Thank you note: Mr. Greg Ferriter

Richard Bratton Memorial Scholarship awarded to a GC Business student enrolled in at least 12 credit hours during their 3rd or 4th semester of the program. Recipient of this scholarship maintains a primary commitment to the client, integrates ethical behaviors in all areas of practice, is responsible and accountable for their own business practice, evaluates self in relation to professional practice standards, and shows strong community service participation. Recipient of this scholarship must also have a minimum GPA of 3.0 ($1,000.00). Thank you note: Ms. Alice Bratton

Diesel Technology Scholarships (GC)

CAT Excellence-Caterpillar awarded to Gillette College students enrolled full time in the Diesel Tech Program. Students must be degree seeking towards an Associate of Applied Science (AAS). Recipients are current high school seniors and must be graduating from a Wyoming high school ($10,000.00 – 5 awards @ $2,000.00/each). Thank you note: Mr. Larry Sjolin

Patricia & Wayne Moore Scholarship awarded to a Gillette College student seeking a degree in diesel or agriculture ($500.00). Thank you note: Ms. Patricia Moore

Education Scholarships (GC)

Education Scholarship (Dyslexia Summit) awarded to GC students seeking a degree in education ($1,500.00 – 3 awards @ $500.00/each). Thank you note: Mr. Scott Engel

Robert While Scholarship awarded to a GC student seeking a degree in education with a 3.0 GPA ($500.00). Thank you note: Ms. Dianne While

Vera Appel Memorial Scholarship awarded to a 2nd year GC student seeking a degree in education with a 3.0 GPA ($450.00). 2 separate thank you notes: Ms. Audrey Reed & Ms. Eileen Suchor

General Scholarships (GC)

Several of these scholarships have very general requirements set up by their donors. These may be used by various departments to assist with retention according to the District’s strategic plan.

Alpha Nu Psi Chapter E/PTK Scholarship awarded to GC students who are members of the Gillette College PTK Chapter. Beth Walker nominates recipients ($1,500.00 – 4 awards @ $375.00/each). Thank you note: Ms. Beth Walker

Arch Coal Scholarship awarded to GC students ($1,500.00 – 3 awards @ $500.00/each). Thank you note: Mr. Keith Williams

Associated Students of Gillette Campus awarded to GC students ($1,000.00 – 2 awards @ $500.00/each). Thank you note: Manager of Student Engagement

Bette & Ron Sample Scholarship awarded to any student (traditional or non-traditional), no GPA minimum, open to any program. Preference for graduates of Weston County (Newcastle or Upton), enrolled full time ($300.00). Thank you note: Bette & Ron Sample

Blaine and Susie Wilson Scholarship awarded to any GC student enrolled at least part time (6 credits). The recipient must have a minimum 2.50 GPA and must show financial need. Company-sponsored students are not eligible. This scholarship has the possibility of renewal for a 2nd year. The requirements must be met and the current recipient must register for the fall semester by June 1 ($2,000.00 – 2 awards @ $1,000.00/each). Thank you note: Mr. & Mrs. Blaine and Susie Wilson

Cloud Peak Review Scholarship awarded to GC students ($2,000.00 – 4 awards @ $500.00/each). Thank you note: Mr. Cary Martin

Dick Erb Memorial Scholarship awarded to a GC student based on financial need. A minimum 2.0 GPA is required. Company-sponsored students and those receiving government grants or WIA are not eligible ($500.00). Thank you note: Ms. Ann Erb

Eric & Kelly Barlow Scholarship awarded to a GC student based on financial need. A minimum 2.0 GPA is required. Company-sponsored students and those receiving government grants or WIA are not eligible ($500.00). Thank you note: Ms. Ann Erb

GALI Class of 2012-13 Scholarship awarded to non-traditional GC students who are residents of Campbell County. Recipients must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credits and have a minimum GPA of 2.50. Company-sponsored students are not eligible ($1,000.00 – 2 awards @ $500.00/each). Thank you note: Richard Cisneros

Gary Tarver Memorial Scholarship awarded to a GC student studying Agriculture and enrolled full time (12 credits). Preference given to a graduate of Campbell County High School. Scholarship may be renewed for a 2nd year. Recipient must register for fall semester by June 1. Company-sponsored students are not eligible ($500.00). Thank you note: Reuben and Jennifer Tarver

Gillette Evening Rotary Scholarship awarded to a GC student who graduated from Campbell County High School with an intent to transfer to a 4-year degree program after earning a degree at GC. Recipient must be enrolled full time (12 credits) and maintain a 3.0 GPA ($500.00). Thank you note: Gillette Evening Rotary

Gillette Rotary Club Foundation Endowed Scholarship awarded to a GC student who recently graduated from Campbell County High School with an intent to transfer to a 4-year degree program after earning a degree at GC. Recipient must be enrolled full time (12 credits) and maintain a 3.0 GPA ($1,500.00). Thank you note: Mr. Stephen Pecha

Herb & Dorothy Carter Scholarship awarded to GC students with a minimum GPA of 2.50. Preference given to students balancing the demands of a job, family, or community involvement with financial need. Wright High School and Campbell County High School provide recipient recommendations ($2,000.00 – 4 awards @ $500.00/each). Thank you note: The Carter Family

Jack Pownall Endowed Scholarship awarded to a GC student with financial need. The recipient of this scholarship must have attended GC for at least one semester and maintain a 3.0 GPA ($500.00). Thank you note: Ms. Ruth Pownall

Opportunities for Excellence Endowment awarded to GC students pursuing any degree with a minimum 2.50 GPA. Recipients must be enrolled full time (12 credits) ($6,000.00 – 6 awards @ $1,000.00/each). Thank you note: Mr. Gregg Blikre

Rassbach Memorial Scholarship awarded to GC students with preference given to a second semester freshman or sophomore with financial need ($500.00 – 2 awards @ $250.00/each). Thank you note: Mr. Terry Rassbach

Richard & Marlene Riggle Scholarship awarded to GC students enrolled in any degree program with a minimum 2.50 GPA. Recipients must also show financial need ($1,200.00 – 3 awards @ $400.00/each). Thank you note: Ms. Marlene Riggle

Richard M Baker Scholarship awarded to non-traditional NWCCD – Gillette College students who are U.S. citizens. Recipients must be enrolled in at least 6 credits. This scholarship can be renewed as long as a 2.0 GPA is earned after the 1st semester of enrollment and a 2.50 GPA is earned after the 2nd semester of enrollment. Recipients must enroll for the fall semester by June 1 ($3,750.00 – 5 awards @ $750.00/each). Thank you note: Mrs. Rosalyn Wallach-Baker and Kathy Cathcart c/o Align

Women Reach for Your Dreams awarded to female GC students who have a minimum 2.0 GPA. Recipients must have been out of school for a least 1 year and are now returning to school. Must declare a degree program and enroll in at least 6 credits. Company-sponsored students are not eligible ($4,410.00 – 6 awards @ $735.00/each). Thank you note: a 1-page essay declaring student’s educational goals and why she is continuing her education

General Studies Scholarships (GC)

Advisory Board Scholarship awarded to GC students pursuing a degree in General Studies with a minimum 2.50 GPA. Recipients must be enrolled full time (12 credits) ($3,000.00 – 6 awards @ $500.00/each). Thank you note: Gillette College Advisory Board

Gillette College Directors and Trustees Endowed Scholarship awarded to GC students pursuing a degree in General Studies with a minimum 2.50 GPA. Recipients must be enrolled full time (12 credits) ($2,000.00 – 4 awards @ $500.00/each). Thank you note: NWCCD Board of Trustees

General Scholarship Endowment awarded to GC students pursuing a degree in General Studies with a minimum 2.50 GPA. Recipients must be enrolled full time (12 credits) ($1,000.00 – 2 awards @ $500.00/each). Thank you note: Mr. Gregg Blikre

John and Aline Mankin Scholarship awarded to a GC student pursuing a degree in General Studies with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Recipient must be enrolled full time (12 credits). The recipient of this scholarship may be eligible to renew if qualifications are met after first year. Recipient must register for fall semester by June 1 ($2,500.00). Thank you note: Mr. Randy Mankin

Mary Alice Logue Endowment awarded to GC students pursuing a degree in general studies with a minimum 2.50 GPA. Recipients must be enrolled full time (12 credits) ($5,000.00 – 5 awards @ $1,000.00/each). Thank you note: Mr. Gregg Blikre

Mike & Medelice Wirtz Endowed Scholarship awarded in the spring semester to GC students pursuing a degree in general studies. Recipients must be registered for spring semester by December 1 ($500.00 – 2 awards @ $250.00/each). Thank you note: Mr. & Mrs. Mike and Medelice Wirtz

Nancy & Robert Sorenson Scholarship awarded to a GC student pursuing a degree in general studies ($500.00). Thank you note: Mr. & Mrs. Robert and Nancy Sorenson

Teckla Soderburg Putnam Scholarship awarded to female GC students seeking a degree in general studies. Recipients must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and can be enrolled either full time (12 credits) or part time (6 credits). Preference given to graduates of Crook, Weston, Johnson, Campbell, Sheridan, and Niobrara counties ($750.00 – 3 awards @ $250.00/each). Thank you note: Ms. Ede Reno

Music Scholarships (GC)

Florence T Young Memorial Scholarship awarded to a GC student who is a member of the Gillette College Energy City Voices and/or enrolled in music courses ($250.00). Thank you note: Dr. Paul Young

Norma Corrigan Memorial Music Student Scholarship awarded to a GC student who is a member of the Gillette College Energy City Voices and/or enrolled in music courses ($250.00). Thank you note: Ms. Teresa Corrigan

Tech Field scholarships (GC)

Tech Fields at Gillette College include the following programs: Diesel Technology, Electrical Apprenticeship, General Technology, Industrial Electricity, Industrial Operations Management & Supervision, Machine Tool, Mine Management, Mine Safety & Technology, and Mining Technology (excludes MSHA).

Chris Hard Memorial Scholarship awarded to GC students seeking a degree or certificate in one of the following programs: architecture, drafting, engineering, or graphic design ($1,000.00 – 2 awards @ $500.00/each). Thank you note: Ms. Olga Hard

Cloud Peak Energy Endowed Scholarship awarded to GC students seeking a degree in a tech field ($3,750.00 – 5 awards @ $750.00/each). Thank you note: Mr. Cary Martin

Joy Global (P&H MinePro Services) Fund Run Scholarship awarded to GC students enrolled full time (12 credits) seeking a degree in engineering, mining, vocational, mechanical, welding, diesel, or electrical. Minimum GPA of 2.50 and is or will be a graduate of Campbell County High School. Company-sponsored students are not eligible ($1,000.00 – 4 awards @ $250.00/each). Thank you note: Mr. Danny Gojkovich & Ms. Nichole Wamsley

Pacificorp awarded to a GC student enrolled full time (12 credits) seeking a degree in diesel, welding, engineering, business, or computers. Minimum GPA of 2.50 ($500.00). Thank you note: Mr. Kevin Lloyd

Wyodak Mine Technical Education Endowment awarded to GC students seeking a degree or certificate in welding, diesel, or electrical ($2,000.00 – 2 awards @ $1,000.00/each). Thank you note: Mr. Steve Mueller

John Lavrenz Scholarship awarded to a GC student pursuing a degree or certificate in a tech field demonstrating financial need ($500.00).  Thank you note: Gillette College Advisory Board

Gene Haas Scholarship awarded to GC students currently enrolled full-time (12 credits) in a machining-based training program (AAS). The criteria for determining winners of these scholarships will be determined by the program instructor or a committee that includes program instructor(s) ($6,200.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Gene Haas Foundation

Agriculture Scholarships (SC)

Scholarships awarded by the Agriculture Department at Sheridan College are funded by the SC Foundation.  The amount of funding and scholarships used varies year to year. Degrees at SC in Agriculture include Ag Business, Ag Science, Animal Science, Farrier Science, Horticulture & Sports Turf Management, and Rangeland Management. The Agriculture Department selects all of their scholarship recipients.

Charles Jay Oviatt Memorial Scholarship awarded to SC students studying agriculture ($10,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Sheridan College Foundation Board of Directors

Dr. Peter Madsen Memorial Scholarship awarded to an SC student who is a Wyoming resident and majoring in agriculture ($300.00). Thank you note: Karen Moody

Frank Rauzi Agriculture Scholarship awarded to SC students studying agriculture at Sheridan College. Financial need may be considered ($6,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Mrs. Mary F Pearce

Guy & Florence Sturgeon Agricultural Studies Scholarship awarded to SC students who are U.S. citizens, residents of Wyoming or contiguous states, and majoring in agriculture. Preference given to residents of the Sheridan area and Southern Montana who have demonstrated a concern for community service. This scholarship may be renewable for a 2nd year. Recipients must register for the fall semester by June 1. A minimum GPA of 2.0 must also be maintained ($7,200.00 – 6 awards @ $1,200.00/each). Thank you note: Mrs. David W Little

G-Five Ranch Ag Opportunities Scholarship awarded to an SC student studying agriculture with a GPA of 2.50 or higher. Student interests, academic performance, and leadership activities may be considered ($500.00). Thank you note: Mr. Larry Gold

Emerson & Minnie B Hanson Memorial Scholarship – Endowed awarded to SC students studying natural/environmental science and/or agriculture. This scholarship alternates years between the two fields of study. This scholarship is awarded to agriculture students in 2018/2019 ($2,600.00 – # and $ amount of awards). Thank you note: Ms. Nancy McCormick

Joe & Roberta Napier Foundation Agriculture Scholarship awarded to students studying agriculture at Sheridan College with a preference for non-traditional students ($1,470.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Joe F & Roberta Napier Foundation c/o Mr. Richard M Davis

Mars Ranchland Management Project Discretionary (Diamond Cross Ranch) awarded to SC ranch and animal science management students for internships and programming support to provide resources in developing a ranch management program ($10,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Sheridan College Foundation

Ana Olson Memorial Scholarship awarded to an SC student with preference given to Tongue River High School graduates with a 3.0 GPA or higher and majoring in agriculture sciences or nursing. This fund is allocated to Ag for 2018/2019) ($600.00). Thank you note: Remelle, Terrance & Deni Olson and Paige M Miller

John & Barbara Schedlock Scholarship awarded to an SC student studying agriculture or nursing. This fund is allocated to Ag for 2018/2019 ($500.00). Thank you note: Sheridan College Foundation

Tom Balding Bits & Spurs Scholarship for support of a student at SC who is majoring in agriculture with preference given to an equine studies student ($500.00). Thank you note: Tom Balding Bits & Spurs

Charles R Larsen Memorial Scholarship awarded to an SC student studying agriculture ($1,000.00). Thank you note: Fred Larsen

Alfred T Visborg Scholarship Fund support of SC students with a major in production-oriented agriculture, animal science, and agricultural-oriented business studies ($29,668.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Alfred T Visborg Foundation

Farm Credit Services (FCSAmerica) offers annual scholarships to outstanding students at community colleges and technical institutes in Iowa, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wyoming. FCSAmerica provides two $1,000.00 scholarships at participating colleges for students pursuing a degree in agriculture for the 2018/2019 academic year. Selections are made by the SC Agriculture Department.

For each of the $1,000.00 FCSAmerica scholarships, the following are required:

  1. Eligible candidates must be a traditional (age 18-22) full-time sophomore student enrolled in agricultural coursework.
  2. Candidates must possess a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.
  3. Applicants must have a permanent residence in Nebraska, Iowa, South Dakota or Wyoming.
  4. Preference given to those who intend to return to the farm/ranch or a farm related job in a rural community.
  5. Financial need is not considered.
  6. If selected, an acceptance letter indicating the student’s future plans is required.

The scholarship amount is for $500 paid in fall 2018 semester and $500 paid in spring 2019 semester to each recipient.

https://www.fcsamerica.com/who-we-are/community-involvement/community-college-scholarships

Art Scholarships (SC)

Scholarships awarded by the Art Department at Sheridan College are funded by the SC Foundation. The amount of funding and scholarships used varies year to year.

Elizabeth “Beth” Shea Herbst Memorial Art Scholarship awarded to Art majors at Sheridan College ($1,100.00). Thank you note: Mr. John L Herbst, Mrs. Della Herbst, and Mrs. Pat Davis-Hinrichs

Clause V & Ethel G Nelson Memorial Scholarship awarded to students attending Sheridan College. This fund is allocated to Art for 2018/2019 ($7,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Thorne Rider & Griffith Foundations

Walter F Peters, Jr Memorial Scholarship awarded to Sheridan College students. This fund is allocated to Art for 2018/2019 ($5,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary).  Thank you note: Thorne Rider & Griffith Foundations

Harriet St Clair Thorne-Rider II (General) awarded to students attending Sheridan College. A portion of this fund is allocated to Art for 2018/2019 ($7,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary).  Thank you note: Thorne Rider & Griffith Foundations

Anna C Marie Louise-Dagmar Smith Scholarship awarded to Sheridan College students showing financial need maintaining a passing GPA. Preference given to students whose families have been residents of Sheridan County and involved in the Sheridan County trade area. A portion of this fund is allocated to Art for 2018/2019 ($3,500.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Thorne Rider & Griffith Foundations

Howard & Ida Sinclair Scholarship awarded to sophomore students majoring in English, Fine Arts, Music, Language (Spanish), Political Science or History. Areas of study selected based on the District’s strategic plan. A portion of this fund is allocated to Art for 2018/2019 ($7,500.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Sheridan College Foundation Board of Directors

Raymond Muller Scholarship awarded to worthy and deserving students attending Sheridan College with a portion of the scholarship funds awarded to students taking Music courses. A portion of this fund is allocated to Art for 2018/2019 ($5,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Sheridan College Foundation

Knights Foundation awarded to SC students who have the intent of using their education in their career. Preference given to students from Sheridan and Johnson Counties. A portion of this fund is allocated to Art for 2018/2019 ($7,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Sheridan College Foundation Board of Directors

Georgia M Herron Helsberg & Ernest A Helsberg Memorial Scholarship awarded to needy and worthy students attending Sheridan College. A portion of this fund is allocated to Art for 2018/2019 ($7,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Thorne Rider Foundation

Athletic Teams Scholarships (SC)

Some scholarships awarded by the athletic teams are funded by the SC Foundation. Each athletic teams’ coach select recipients for the following scholarships.

Forest & Sue Dunning Athletic Scholarship awarded to a member of the SC Women’s Volleyball team. The preferred recipient should be a resident of Rosebud County or Big Horn County in Montana with a GPA of 2.50 or higher. If a Rosebud County or Big Horn County resident is not an option, then 2 graduates from Sheridan County or Johnson County High Schools with a GPA of 2.50 or higher would be the preferred recipients ($1,000.00 – either 1 award @ $1,000.00 OR 2 awards @ $500.00/each – depends on student’s county of residence). Thank you note: Mr. & Mrs. Forest B Dunning

Joe & Arlene Watt Athletic Scholarship awarded to a Sheridan College student athlete on the Women’s Basketball team ($1,000.00). Thank you note: Joe H & Arlene Watt Foundation

Bruce Hoffman Basketball Scholarship awarded to a student athlete on the Men’s Basketball Team at Sheridan College. Preference given to Wyoming residents ($2,500.00). Thank you note: Mr. Bruce Hoffman

Sherri Gilkerson & Carolyn Hammond Memorial Scholarship awarded to a student on the Sheridan College Rodeo team ($1,500.00). Thank you note: Marc Gilkerson

Dennis McGlothlin Rodeo Scholarship Endowment awarded to a student in the Sheridan College Rodeo Program ($1,800.00). Thank you note: Mr. Everett McGlothlin and Barbara Sare

Wendy Larsen Memorial Scholarship awarded to a female SC student participating in Rodeo in barrel racing and/or goat-tying. Preference given to a female Rodeo student who is also majoring in Education ($2,000.00). Thank you note: Fred Larsen

Uncle Forrest Endowed Scholarship awarded to one male and one female SC Rodeo student. Consideration given to Rodeo student athletes that exemplify the Mars Corporation 5 principles (www.mars.com): Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency, and Freedom ($300.00 – 2 awards @ $150.00/each). Thank you note: Ms. Linda Mars

Jerry Kaufmann Memorial Rodeo Scholarship awarded to Rodeo athletes at Sheridan College. Used for recruitment and retention in the Rodeo program ($980.00). Thank you note: Amanda Kaufmann

Don Malli Endowed Scholarship support for SC Rodeo student-athletes. Consideration given to students who exemplify stewardship and commitment to the Rodeo Program. Awards are split equally between one male and one female Rodeo student-athlete ($1,300.00 – 2 awards @ $650.00/each). Thank you note: John A Matthews, Jr

Ian Ferguson Memorial Scholarship support for SC students in the Ag program or participating on the Sheridan College Rodeo team with a GPA of 2.50 or higher ($1,000.00 – 2 awards @ $500.00/each). Thank you note: Mrs. Dee Ferguson and Mr. D.S. Ferguson

Biology & Ecology Scholarships (SC)

Scholarships awarded by the Biology and Ecology Departments at Sheridan College are funded by the SC Foundation. The amount of funding and scholarships used varies year to year.

Joe & Arlene Watt Superior Student Scholarship awarded to SC students who have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Financial need may be a consideration. A portion of this fund is allocated to Biology/Ecology for 2018/2019 ($5,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Joe H & Arlene Watt Foundation

Knights Foundation awarded to SC students who have the intent of using their education in their career. Preference given to students from Sheridan and Johnson Counties. A portion of this fund is allocated to Biology/Ecology for 2018/2019 ($10,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Sheridan College Foundation Board of Directors

Business & Computer Scholarships (SC)

Scholarships awarded by the Business & Computer Departments at Sheridan College are funded by the SC Foundation. The amount of funding and scholarships used varies year to year.

J Ralph Hylton Memorial Scholarship awarded to a Sheridan College student majoring in Business ($1,050.00). Thank you note: Dr. Robert Hylton

William & Lorene Welch Business Scholarship awarded to a Sheridan College student studying topics in business ($1,750.00). Thank you note: William F & Lorene W Welch Foundation Board of Directors c/o William Ebzery

The Wood Family Scholarship provides scholarships to students at Sheridan College. A portion of this fund is allocated to Business for 2018/2019 ($10,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Nan Wilson

Jeanette L Heptner Scholarship – SC Computer Tech awarded to SC students seeking a degree or certificate in a computer-related field ($6,750.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Shirley J. Prazma & Family of Jeanette Heptner

Criminal Justice Scholarships (SC)

Scholarships allocated to the Criminal Justice Department at Sheridan College are funded by the SC Foundation. The amount of funding and scholarships used varies year to year.

John P & Helen Ilsley Scholarship awarded to SC students with a preference for those studying Criminal Justice and Wyoming residents ($1,500.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Ilsley Family Foundation c/o William B Ebzery

Muriel & Seymour Thickman Scholarship awarded to help cover tuition and fees for students attending Sheridan College. Preference given to residents of Sheridan and Johnson Counties. A portion of this fund is allocated to Criminal Justice for 2018/2019 ($2,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Dr. Seymour Thickman

John R Shell Scholarship awarded to worthy students attending Sheridan College with preference given to those studying Police Science ($3,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Ms. Joan Heyl Shell

Sheriff Willard “Bill” Marshall Law Enforcement Studies Scholarship awarded to SC students who are U.S. citizens, residents of Wyoming & contiguous states, and majoring in Law Enforcement with a clear motivation for service in a Law Enforcement career. Priority consideration given to students from Sheridan County and residents of the Sheridan area and Southern Montana who have demonstrated a concern for community service. This scholarship is renewable for a 2nd year if student registers for fall semester by June 1 ($8,400.00 – 7 awards @ $1,200.00/each). Thank you note: Mrs. David W Little

Roy & Anne Bucklin Scholarship awarded to a Sheridan College student enrolled in Criminal Justice. Must have a GPA of 2.50. Preference for a student from southern Big Horn County (WY) ($1,500.00). Thank you note: Dr. Walter H Gould

Culinary & Hospitality Management Scholarships (SC)

Scholarships awarded by the Culinary & Hospitality Management programs at Sheridan College are funded by the SC Foundation. The amount of funding and scholarships used varies year to year.

Walter F & Mary E Peters Memorial Scholarship awarded to Sheridan College students. A portion of this fund is allocated to Culinary & Hospitality Management for 2018/2019 ($2,500.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Thorne Rider & Griffith Foundations

Harriet St Clair Thorne-Rider II (General) awarded to students attending Sheridan College. A portion of this fund is allocated to Culinary & Hospitality Management for 2018/2019 ($7,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary).  Thank you note: Thorne Rider & Griffith Foundations

Dental Hygiene Scholarships (SC)

Scholarships awarded by the Dental Hygiene Department at Sheridan College are funded by the SC Foundation. The amount of funding and scholarships used varies year to year. Recipients of the Dental Hygiene Department’s scholarships are actively enrolled in the program.

Pearl M Young Memorial Scholarship awarded to SC Dental Hygiene students showing financial need and educational merit ($2,250.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Thorne Rider & Griffith Foundations

Thomas J Ferguson Memorial Scholarship awarded to Dental Hygiene students at Sheridan College. Preference given to 2nd year students from Wyoming or Montana ($12,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: The family of Thomas Ferguson

Anna C Marie Louise-Dagmar Smith Scholarship awarded to Sheridan College students showing financial need maintaining a passing GPA. Preference given to students whose families have been residents of Sheridan County and involved in the Sheridan County trade area. A portion of this fund is allocated to Dental Hygiene for 2018/2019 ($9,500.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Thorne Rider & Griffith Foundations

Sheridan Women’s Club Scholarship awarded to women attending Sheridan College with at least 2 awards per year. One award will go to a traditional female student; one award will go to a non-traditional female student. A portion of this fund is allocated to Dental Hygiene for 2018/2019 ($10,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Sheridan Women’s Club c/o Carol Fields

Ewan Family Foundation Scholarship awarded to SC students enrolled in the Dental Hygiene program ($10,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Ewan Family Foundation

Jodee Kawulok Memorial Scholarship awarded to Sheridan College Dental Hygiene graduates to be used towards the cost to take the Wyoming State Board exam ($1,500.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Patti Weber and Friends & Family of Jodee Ann Kawulok

Dr. Patrick M & Maurita R Meehan Allied Health Scholarship awarded to a non-traditional aged student with financial need attending Sheridan College who is actively enrolled in either the Dental Hygiene or Nursing program. Awarding will alternate between programs and academic years, with even/odd years going to Dental Hygiene and odd/even years to Nursing. This fund is allocated to Dental Hygiene 2018/2019 ($500.00). Thank you note: Dr. Patrick M and Maurita R Meehan

Education Scholarships (SC)

Scholarships awarded by the Education Department at Sheridan College are funded by the SC Foundation. The amount of funding and scholarships used varies year to year.

First Federal Bank & Trust Endowed Scholarship awarded to Sheridan College students with preference given to students from Sheridan and Johnson Counties. This fund is allocated to Early Childhood Education for 2018/2019 ($2,700.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: First Federal Savings Bank & Trust c/o David J Ferries

William D and Ruth R Redle Scholarship awarded to Sheridan College students with preference given to students from Northern WY or Southern MT with a GPA of 3.0 or greater. This fund is allocated to Early Childhood Education for 2018/2019 ($1,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Dr. Patrick M & Maurita R Meehan

Ivadell A Swindler Scholarship awarded to a Sheridan College student showing financial need. This fund is allocated to Early Childhood Education for 2018/2019 ($500.00). Thank you note: Sheridan College Foundation Board of Directors

Muriel & Seymour Thickman Scholarship awarded to help cover tuition and fees for students attending Sheridan College. Preference given to residents of Sheridan and Johnson Counties. A portion of this fund is allocated to Early Childhood Education for 2018/2019 ($2,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Dr. Seymour Thickman

Agnes L Radcliffe Memorial Scholarship awarded to students attending Sheridan College from the Northeastern part of the State of Wyoming. Preference given to students graduating from or graduates of Sundance High School. A portion of this fund is allocated to Elementary & Secondary Education for 2018/2019 ($2,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Sheridan College Foundation Board of Directors

Hilda Wunsch Memorial Scholarship awarded to a Sheridan College student. This fund is allocated to Elementary and Secondary Education for 2018/2019 ($500.00). Thank you note: Sheridan College Foundation Board of Directors

Congressman & Mrs. William Henry Harrison Scholarship awarded to SC students who are Wyoming residents with a 2.50 GPA or higher. Financial need may be considered. This fund is allocated to Elementary and Secondary Education for 2018/2019 ($2,200.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Mr. & Mrs. William H Harrison

Joe & Arlene Watt Superior Student Scholarship awarded to SC students who have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Financial need may be a consideration. A portion of this fund is allocated to Elementary and Secondary Education for 2018/2019 ($4,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Joe H & Arlene Watt Foundation

Esther Small Little Education Scholarship awarded to SC students who are U.S. citizens, residents of Wyoming & contiguous states, and majoring in Elementary or Secondary Education with a clear motivation for service in a career in Education. Priority consideration given to students from Sheridan County and residents of the Sheridan area and Southern Montana who have demonstrated a concern for community service. This scholarship is renewable for a 2nd year if recipients are registered for the fall semester by June 1 ($2,400.00 – 2 awards @ $1,200.00/each). Thank you note: Mrs. David W Little

Florence Thune Sturgeon Education Scholarship awarded to SC students who are U.S. citizens, residents of Wyoming & contiguous states, and majoring in Elementary or Secondary Education. Priority consideration given to students from Sheridan County and residents of the Sheridan area and Southern Montana who have demonstrated a concern for community service. This scholarship is renewable for a 2nd year if recipients are registered for the fall semester by June 1 ($2,400.00 – 2 awards @ $1,200.00/each). Thank you note: Mrs. David W Little

Dorothy Halsted Gibbs Scholarship awarded to a Sheridan County high school graduate who is studying Education at Sheridan College. Priority consideration given to a student from the current graduating high school class (class of 2018); second priority given to a non-traditional student ($1,960.00 – 2 awards @ $980.00/each). Thank you note: Mr. David Halsted

Meyer Scholarship awarded to students studying Fine Arts or Education at Sheridan College. This fund is allocated to the Education Department for 2018/2019 ($1,100.00 – 2 awards @ $550.00/each). Thank you note: Cherrill Meyer Whitlow

Engineering Scholarships (SC)

Scholarships awarded by the Engineering Department at Sheridan College are funded by the SC Foundation. The amount of funding and scholarships used varies year to year.

Sheeley Memorial Scholarship awarded to an SC student enrolled in Mechanical or Engineering Drawing who shows financial need. Funds are for drawing instruments, books, and/or tuition ($500.00). Thank you note: Sheridan College Foundation Board of Directors

Walter F & Mary E Peters Memorial Scholarship awarded to Sheridan College students. A portion of this fund is allocated to Engineering for 2018/2019 ($2,500.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Thorne Rider & Griffith Foundations

Joe & Arlene Watt Superior Student Scholarship awarded to SC students who have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Financial need may be a consideration. A portion of this fund is allocated to Engineering for 2018/2019 ($5,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Joe H & Arlene Watt Foundation

Thorne-Rider I Endowed Scholarship awarded to students attending Sheridan College. A portion of this fund is allocated to Engineering for 2018/2019 ($2,500.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Thorne Rider Foundation

English Scholarships (SC)

Scholarships awarded by the English Department at Sheridan College are funded by the SC Foundation. The amount of funding and scholarships used varies year to year.

Jim Dowling Scholarship awarded to an SC student enrolled in a Humanities program. Preference given to a student from Sheridan County ($650.00). Thank you note: Mrs. Mary Dowling

Linda Slack Memorial Scholarship awarded to a female student from Wyoming attending Sheridan College. Preference given to those majoring in English or Humanities with a 3.0 GPA or greater ($750.00). Thank you note: Sheridan College Foundation Board of Directors

Exercise Science & Physical Education K-12 Scholarships (SC)

Scholarships awarded by the Exercise Science & Physical Education Departments at Sheridan College are funded by the SC Foundation. The amount of funding and scholarships used varies year to year.

Joe & Arlene Watt Superior Student Scholarship awarded to SC students who have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Financial need may be a consideration. A portion of this fund is allocated to Exercise Science & Physical Education K-12 for 2018/2019 ($3,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Joe H & Arlene Watt Foundation

Robert & Mary Holstedt Scholarship awarded to Sheridan College students with priority consideration for students from the local area. This fund is allocated to Exercise Science & Physical Education K-12 for 2018/2019 ($1,400.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Mrs. Mary Holstedt 

Randy Feaster Memorial Scholarship awarded to a Sheridan College student with preference given to a non-traditional student from the Sheridan area. This fund is allocated to Exercise Science & Physical Education K-12 for 2018/2019 ($1,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Mrs. Leora J Lantz & Ms. Diana Roberts

Gear Up (SC)

Scholarships awarded by the Gear Up program at Sheridan College are funded by the SC Foundation. The amount of funding and scholarships used varies year to year.

Anna C Marie Louise-Dagmar Smith Scholarship awarded to Sheridan College students showing financial need maintaining a passing GPA. Preference given to students whose families have been residents of Sheridan County and involved in the Sheridan County trade area. A portion of this fund is allocated to Gear Up for 2018/2019 ($5,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Thorne Rider & Griffith Foundations

Faculty/Staff Scholarship awarded to SC students with a minimum GPA of 2.75 who demonstrates financial need (not just by submitting a FAFSA). Priority given to part-time students. This fund is allocated to Gear Up for 2018/2019 ($3,500.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Sheridan College Faculty & Staff

Thelma & David Huff Scholarship Fund awarded to students attending Sheridan College who need financial assistance in order to pursue their educational goals. A portion of this fund is allocated to Gear Up for 2018/2019 ($6,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Mr. Robert Huff

General/Miscellaneous Scholarships (SC)

The following scholarships at Sheridan College have minimal eligibility requirements. These funds are provided by the SC Foundation. No formal scholarship application is necessary. Recipients just need to register for classes and be degree seeking in order to be eligible for these scholarships.

Bette & Ron Sample Scholarship awarded to a Sheridan College student who is a graduate of a Weston County high school ($500.00). Thank you note: Bette & Ron Sample

EJ and Harriett Neighbors Memorial Scholarship awarded to an SC student demonstrating financial need ($600.00). Thank you note: Mrs. Nancy Merrill, Mr. Tom Neighbors, and Mrs. Susan Baggett

First Northern Bank of Wyoming Scholarship awarded to an SC student who is from Sheridan County ($2,000.00 – 1 award @ $1,000.00/semester). Thank you note: Mr. Colin Peldo c/o First Northern Bank of Sheridan

Frank Rauzi Geology Scholarship awarded to a student studying Geology at Sheridan College. Financial need may be considered ($1,250.00). Thank you note: Mrs. Mary F Pearce

George S & Elizabeth W Gwinn Superior Student Scholarship awarded to degree seeking SC students from Sheridan or Johnson County high schools in the top 10 percent of their class with a B plus average or higher. This scholarship can be retained for four consecutive semesters if a cumulative GPA of 3.0 is maintained after 2 semesters. Current recipients must register for fall semester by June 1 ($5,000.00 – 2 awards @ $2,500.00/each). Thank you note: Mrs. Elizabeth Gwinn, Ms. Nancy Gwinn, and Mr. Don Gwinn

Harriet St Clair Thorne-Rider II (General) awarded to students attending Sheridan College. Recipients must enroll by June 1 to be eligible for a renewal ($2,600.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary).  Thank you note: Thorne Rider & Griffith Foundations

Herbert G & Dorothy Zullig Foundation Scholarship awarded to Sheridan County residents who are full-time students at Sheridan College and demonstrate the need for financial assistance ($15,680.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Zullig Foundation Board of Directors c/o John Pradere

Joe & Arlene Watt Superior Student Scholarship awarded to SC students who have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Financial need may be a consideration ($40,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Joe H & Arlene Watt Foundation

John W & Virginia T Patton Scholarship awarded to SC students ($1,900.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: William D Patton

Mary & Henry A Burgess Superior Student Scholarship (Expendable and Endowment) awarded to graduating high school seniors with a minimum GPA of 2.50 who will be attending Sheridan College. Priority given to residents of Sheridan and Johnson Counties. This scholarship is renewable for 4 consecutive semesters if a GPA of 2.50 or higher is maintained after completion of two semesters at Sheridan College ($16,000.00 Endowment, $9,800.00 Expendable – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Mrs. Mary Burgess

Mercedes Aguirre Batty Language Scholarship awarded to Language students, with priority consideration to Spanish majors or students seeking an emphasis in Spanish ($1,400.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Drs. Hugh & Mercedes Aguirre Batty

Randy Thompson Memorial Scholarship support for students attending any campus in the Northern Wyoming Community College District (currently Sheridan, Campbell, and Johnson County) ($400.00). Thank you note: Sheridan College Foundation Board of Directors

Richard M Baker Scholarship awarded to non-traditional NWCCD – Sheridan College students who are U.S. citizens. Recipients must be enrolled in at least 6 credits. This scholarship can be renewed as long as a 2.0 GPA is earned after the 1st semester of enrollment and a 2.50 GPA is earned after the 2nd semester of enrollment. Recipients must enroll for the fall semester by June 1 ($21,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Mrs. Rosalyn Wallach-Baker and Kathy Cathcart c/o Align

Ruth Howell PEO Memorial Scholarship awarded to full-time and part-time female Sheridan College students from Sheridan County ($4,500.00 – 3 awards @ $1,500.00/each). Thank you note: Kenna Worthington

Sheridan Lions Club – Richard K Redburn Memorial Scholarship awarded to first year students at Sheridan College who graduated from a Sheridan County high school with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Recipients are encouraged to attend a Lions Club meeting with a representative from the Sheridan College Foundation Staff ($1,500.00 – 2 awards @ $750.00/each). 3 thank you notes: Sheridan Sundowner Lions Club, Dr. & Mrs. Mike Redburn, and Chris & Cindy Redburn

Sheridan Women’s Club Scholarship awarded to women attending Sheridan College with at least 2 awards per year. One award will go to a traditional female student; one award will go to a non-traditional female student ($8,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Sheridan Women’s Club c/o Carol Fields

Thorne-Rider I Endowed Scholarship awarded to students attending Sheridan College ($6,500.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Thorne Rider Foundation

Virginia Wright Scholarship awarded to a Sheridan College students from Wyoming who demonstrate academic excellence ($250.00). Thank you note: Mr. & Mrs. Richard Bacon

Westkott Real Estate Team Scholarship awarded to a Sheridan College student with a minimum GPA of 2.50. Preference given to a graduate of Johnson or Sheridan county high schools ($1,000.00). Thank you note: Westkott Real Estate Team

Health Sciences Scholarships (SC)

Scholarships awarded by the Health Sciences Department at Sheridan College are funded by the SC Foundation. The amount of funding and scholarships used varies year to year.

Albertina Brown Scholarship awarded to Sheridan College students majoring in the Allied Health field ($1,300.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Mr. & Mrs. Dennis Potts, Friends of Albertina Brown

Frankie Gillen Gibbs Health Occupations Scholarship awarded to Sheridan College students in Health Occupations studies ($3,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Mrs. Frankie Gibbs & David Halsted

Mary F Pearce Scholarship awarded to SC students studying Medical Transcription and Health Science programs such as Nursing, Dental Hygiene, Massage Therapy, and Pharmacy Technology ($3,500.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Mrs. Mary F Pearce

Massage Therapy Scholarships (SC)

Scholarships awarded by the Massage Therapy Department at Sheridan College are funded by the SC Foundation. The amount of funding and scholarships used varies year to year.

Anna C Marie Louise-Dagmar Smith Scholarship awarded to Sheridan College students showing financial need maintaining a passing GPA. Preference given to students whose families have been residents of Sheridan County and involved in the Sheridan County trade area. A portion of this fund is allocated to Massage Therapy for 2018/2019 ($2,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Thorne Rider & Griffith Foundations

Kinner Family Scholarship awarded to SC students with a preference for those who are non-traditional students, 2nd year students, and/or students with financial need. Preference given to students studying the following programs: Massage Therapy, Medical Transcription, Pharmacy Technology, Para-Education, or Early Childhood Education. If qualified applicants from any of these programs are not available, then awards can be made in any vocational or technical programs ($4,500.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Mark & Tibbie Kinner

Esther L Rauzi Scholarship – Endowment awarded to Sheridan College students studying Health Sciences. Priority program(s) of study is determined based on available funding from other sources. This fund is allocated to Massage Therapy for 2018/2019 ($3,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Mrs. Mary F Pearce

Kelly Schreibeis Massage Therapy Scholarship – Endowment and Expendable awarded to Sheridan College students seeking a degree in Massage Therapy ($1,000 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Mr. David Schreibeis & Sheridan College Massage Therapy Program

Music Scholarships (SC)

Scholarships awarded by the Music Department at Sheridan College are funded by the SC Foundation. The amount of funding and scholarships used varies year to year.

Directors & Trustees Scholarship awarded to students attending Sheridan College. This fund is allocated to Music for 2018/2019 ($4,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Sheridan College Board of Trustees & Sheridan College Foundation Directors

Elaine & Bill Avery Scholarship in Fine Arts awarded to 2nd year students attending SC with preference going to Music majors ($175.00). Thank you note: Mr. William Avery

Bruce & Bev Badley & Family Scholarship awarded to an SC student who has completed 1 year at the institution. Preference given to students majoring in Music or Business (this scholarship alternates departments each year). This fund is allocated to Music for 2018/2019 ($950.00). Thank you note: Family of Bruce and Beverly Badley

Agnes L Radcliffe Memorial Scholarship awarded to students attending Sheridan College from the Northeastern part of the State of Wyoming. Preference given to students graduating from or graduates of Sundance High School. A portion of this fund is allocated to Music for 2018/2019 ($20,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Sheridan College Foundation Board of Directors

Howard & Ida Sinclair Scholarship awarded to sophomore students majoring in English, Fine Arts, Music, Language (Spanish), Political Science or History. Areas of study selected based on the District’s strategic plan. A portion of this fund is allocated to Music for 2018/2019 ($7,500.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Sheridan College Foundation Board of Directors

Ruth Brooks Yonkee Scholarship awarded to SC students of merit majoring in Music, Performing Arts, History, Mathematics, Arts, Sciences or Agriculture. This fund is allocated to Music for 2018/2019 ($5,500.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Yonkee & Toner, LLP c/o Mr. John Araas

Marjorie Helms Music Scholarship awarded to SC students with preference given to those majoring in Music ($1,600.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Mary McGlothlin

Harriet St Clair Thorne-Rider II (General) awarded to students attending Sheridan College. A portion of this fund is allocated to Music for 2018/2019 ($10,900.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary).  Thank you note: Thorne Rider & Griffith Foundations

Anna C Marie Louise-Dagmar Smith Scholarship awarded to Sheridan College students showing financial need maintaining a passing GPA. Preference given to students whose families have been residents of Sheridan County and involved in the Sheridan County trade area. A portion of this fund is allocated to Music for 2018/2019 ($25,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Thorne Rider & Griffith Foundations

Charles & Janie Rossa Memorial Music Scholarship awarded to instrumental music students attending Sheridan College ($900.00). Thank you note: The family of Mildred Carroll

William F & Lorene W Welch Music Scholarship awarded to Sheridan College students studying Music ($1,500.00). Thank you note: William F & Lorene W Welch Foundation Board of Director c/o William Ebzery

Helen Bird Pierce Endowed Scholarship awarded to Sheridan College students studying Humanities. Priority given to Music students ($4,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Mr. Hugh Bird

Raymond Muller Scholarship awarded to worthy and deserving students attending Sheridan College with a portion of the scholarship funds awarded to students taking Music courses ($6,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Sheridan College Foundation

Music Scholarship School District #1 awarded to Sheridan College Music students who graduated from Sheridan County School District #1 – Tongue River HS and Big Horn HS ($600.00). Thank you note: Sheridan College Foundation Board of Directors

Leonard & Mary Amschel McEwan Endowed Music Scholarship awarded to Sheridan College Music students. Preference given to students playing in the College jazz band ($4,100.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Melinda W Ree & Steven C Harker

Beatrice Nardini Crane Scholarship awarded to students attending Sheridan College majoring in Music ($1,600.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: David Smith, Richard Crane & the Margaret Crane Smith Charitable Fund

Thorne-Rider I Endowed Scholarship awarded to students attending Sheridan College. A portion of this fund is allocated to Music for 2018/2019 ($14,500.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Thorne Rider Foundation

Nursing Scholarships (SC)

Scholarships awarded by the Nursing Department at Sheridan College are funded by the SC Foundation. The amount of funding and scholarships used varies year to year. Recipients of the Nursing Department’s scholarships are actively enrolled in the program.

Pearl M Young Memorial Scholarship awarded to SC Nursing students showing financial need and educational merit ($2,250.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Thorne Rider & Griffith Foundations

Joseph D & Laura C Pelesky Memorial Scholarship awarded to SC Nursing students showing need who were Wyoming residents prior to enrollment in Sheridan College. Preference given to single parents and sophomores ($4,200.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Friend of Sheridan College & Ms. Pat Erwin

Earle R & Helen E Wilson Memorial Scholarship awarded to an SC Nursing student with financial need ($1,500.00). Thank you note: Mr. & Mrs. Roger W Wilson

Marlene Taliman Shoop Spirit of Caring Scholarship awarded to nursing students attending Sheridan College ($1,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Cindy & David Shoop

Peggy Gould Memorial Scholarship awarded to SC Nursing students with preference given to students over the age of 30 who are returning to college ($6,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Friend of Sheridan College

William F & Lorene W Welch Nursing Scholarship awarded to Sheridan College students studying nursing ($2,400.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: William F & Lorene W Welch Foundation Board of Directors c/o William Ebzery

Drs. Don & Margaret Reed Superior Nursing Student Scholarship awarded to the 2nd year SC Nursing student who has the highest point total at the end of their 1st year ($1,500.00). Thank you note: Dr. Margaret Reed

Eva Anderson Memorial Scholarship awarded to an SC Nursing student from Johnson County ($125.00). Thank you note: Ms. Dana Lohse

Karen Sturgeon Peterson Nursing & Public Health Scholarship awarded to SC students who are U.S. citizens, residents of Wyoming & contiguous states, and preparing for careers in Nursing or Public Health. Priority consideration given to students from Sheridan County and residents of the Sheridan area and Southern Montana who have demonstrated a concern for community service. This scholarship is renewable for a 2nd year if recipient registers for the fall semester by June 1 ($4,800.00 – 4 awards @ $1,200.00/each). Thank you note: Mrs. David W Little

Dorothy Warriner Skiles Nursing Scholarship awarded to SC students who are U.S. citizens, residents of Wyoming & contiguous states, and preparing for careers in Nursing. Priority consideration given to students from Sheridan County and residents of the Sheridan area and Southern Montana who have demonstrated a concern for community service. This scholarship is renewable for a 2nd year if recipient registers for the fall semester by June 1 ($4,800.00 – 4 awards @ $1,200.00/each). Thank you note: Mrs. David W Little

Harold & Helen Fraser Scholarship awarded to nursing students at Sheridan College ($2,750.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Davis & Cannon

Sarah Moore Dobbs Memorial Nursing Scholarship awarded to an SC Nursing student with financial need ($500.00). Thank you note: Mr. & Mrs. Lynn Moore

Jeanette L Heptner Scholarship – SC Nursing awarded to SC students seeking a degree or certificate in Nursing ($6,750.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Shirley J. Prazma & Family of Jeanette Heptner

Barbara & Charlie Walter Scholarship intended as support of educational opportunities for students studying nursing at Sheridan College. To include, but not limited to, professional conferences (such as the NSNA) ($1,550.00- # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Dr. & Mrs. Charles F Walter

Virginia Reed Nursing Scholarship intended as a means of support to SC Nursing students pursuing their education in the Nursing program ($14,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Ms. Melba M Harlin

Judy McDowell Nursing Scholarship awarded to an SC Nursing student who has needs not supported by scholarships (ie child care, rent, etc) ($250.00). Thank you note: Judy McDowell

Pam Grams Memorial Scholarship awarded to an SC Nursing student in their 2nd year with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.50 ($1,200.00). Thank you note: Curtis Grams

Mary Webb Nursing Scholarship awarded to an SC Nursing student who has Sheridan County connections (i.e. as a resident, through a family member, or Sheridan HS graduate) and demonstrates social commitment through community involvement (i.e. clubs/community groups) ($3,920.00 – 2 awards @ $1,960.00/each). Thank you note: Therman and Joanna Briggs

Akcita Win Scholarship awarded to a non-traditional student with a preference for 2nd year students studying nursing ($500.00). Thank you note: Akcita Win Organization c/o Connie Goodwin

Psychology Scholarships (SC)

Scholarships awarded by the Psychology Department at Sheridan College are funded by the SC Foundation. The amount of funding and scholarships used varies year to year.

Henry D & Esther Watenpaugh Memorial Scholarship awarded to 2 students per year. One award is for a sophomore student based on character, leadership, service and financial need. The other award is not restricted to a sophomore student. This fund is allocated to Psychology for 2018/2019 ($2,000.00 – 2 awards @ $1,000.00/each). Thank you note: Ms. Phyllis Davis

Muriel & Seymour Thickman Scholarship awarded to help cover tuition and fees for students attending Sheridan College. Preference given to residents of Sheridan and Johnson Counties. A portion of this fund is allocated to Psychology for 2018/2019 ($2,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Dr. Seymour Thickman

RR & Margaret Kane Loss Memorial Scholarship awarded to Sheridan College students who are seeking an associate degree or are transfer candidates with clearly defined goals such as a declared major. This fund is allocated to Psychology for 2018/2019 ($4,400 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Dr. Thomas Loss

Thorne-Rider I Endowed Scholarship awarded to students attending Sheridan College. A portion of this fund is allocated to Psychology for 2018/2019 ($4,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Thorne Rider Foundation

Social Sciences/Human Services/Addictions Scholarships (SC)

Scholarships awarded by the Social Sciences, Human Services, and Addictions Departments at Sheridan College are funded by the SC Foundation. The amount of funding and scholarships used varies year to year.

Harriet St Clair Thorne-Rider II (General) awarded to students attending Sheridan College. A portion of this fund is allocated to Human Services/Addictions for 2018/2019 ($4,500.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary).  Thank you note: Thorne Rider & Griffith Foundations

Joe & Arlene Watt Superior Student Scholarship awarded to SC students who have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Financial need may be a consideration. A portion of this fund is allocated to Human Services/Addictions for 2018/2019 ($3,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Joe H & Arlene Watt Foundation

Genevieve A Batty Memorial Scholarship awarded to a 2nd year student at Sheridan College. This fund is allocated to Social Sciences for 2018/2019 ($1,000.00). Thank you note: Genevieve A Batty Trust c/o Hugh K Batty, MD

O’Marr Memorial Scholarship awarded to a 2nd year student at Sheridan College with preference given to majors in the following fields (highest preference listed first): Law, Social Sciences, Humanities, Agriculture and Arts (Math, Medical, Biological and Physical Sciences last). This fund is allocated to Social Sciences for 2018/2019 ($1,550.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Mr. & Mrs. James O’Marr

Brice Crosby Legerski Memorial Scholarship awarded to students attending Sheridan College. This fund is allocated to Social Sciences for 2018/2019 ($250.00). Thank you note: Mr. Floyd Legerski

Technical Education Scholarships (SC)

Scholarships awarded by the Tech Departments at Sheridan College are funded by the SC Foundation. The amount of funding and scholarships used varies year to year.

Susan Patton Fletcher Memorial Scholarship awarded to students from Sheridan or Johnson Counties taking Sheridan College courses in construction-related vocational technical programs. Preference given to students from Johnson County ($8,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Fletcher Construction & Friends and Family of Sue Fletcher c/o George Fletcher

Cody Warnke Memorial Scholarship Endowment awarded to Sheridan College students in the Construction Technology Apprenticeship program (at least 2 awards of $500.00/each) and the Construction Technology program (at least 1 award of $1,000.00) ($4,000.00 – awarded according to donor’s directive). 2 separate thank you notes: Mr. & Mrs. Randy Warnke and Mrs. Tammy Wells

Kurt Luplow Memorial Scholarship awarded to a Sheridan College student enrolled in the Construction Technology program ($490.00). Thank you note: Terri Luplow

Harriet St Clair Thorne-Rider II (General) awarded to students attending Sheridan College. A portion of this fund is allocated to Machine Tool for 2018/2019 ($6,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary).  Thank you note: Thorne Rider & Griffith Foundations

The Wood Family Scholarship provides scholarships to students at Sheridan College. A portion of this fund is allocated to Tech Fields for 2018/2019 ($36,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Nan Wilson

Roy & Anne Bucklin Scholarship awarded to a Sheridan College student enrolled in a Tech program. Must have a GPA of 2.50. Preference for a student from southern Big Horn County (WY) ($1,500.00). Thank you note: Dr. Walter H Gould

LeLoie & Buck Brewer Welding Scholarship awarded to deserving Welding students attending Sheridan College ($1,400.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Mrs. LeLoie Brewer

Theatre Scholarships (SC)

Scholarships awarded by the Theatre Department at Sheridan College are funded by the SC Foundation. The amount of funding and scholarships used varies year to year.

Vernon S & Rowena W Griffith Scholarship Endowment awarded to students attending Sheridan College. This fund is allocated to Theatre for 2018/2019 ($35,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Griffith Foundation Board of Directors

Marlene Marburg Scholarship awarded to SC students demonstrating an interest in exploring Theater and Performing Arts through relevant course work ($2,200.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Sy Thickman & Steve Marburg

TRiO (SC)

Scholarships awarded by the TRiO program at Sheridan College are funded by the SC Foundation. The amount of funding and scholarships used varies year to year.

Agnes L Radcliffe Memorial Scholarship awarded to students attending Sheridan College from the Northeastern part of the State of Wyoming. Preference given to students graduating from or graduates of Sundance High School. A portion of this fund is allocated to TRiO for 2018/2019 ($3,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Sheridan College Foundation Board of Directors

Anna C Marie Louise-Dagmar Smith Scholarship awarded to Sheridan College students showing financial need maintaining a passing GPA. Preference given to students whose families have been residents of Sheridan County and involved in the Sheridan County trade area. A portion of this fund is allocated to TRiO for 2018/2019 ($15,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Thorne Rider & Griffith Foundations

Sheridan College Foundation Scholarship awarded to students attending Sheridan College. This fund is allocated to TRiO for 2018/2019 ($1,400.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Sheridan College Foundation Board of Directors

Helen Ballhorn Memorial Scholarship awarded to non-traditional Sheridan College students. This fund is allocated to TRiO for 2018/2019 ($3,500.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Mr. Doug Parrott, Jr

Joe & Roberta Napier Foundation General Scholarship awarded to SC students with preference given to non-traditional students. This fund is allocated to TRiO for 2018/2019 ($980.00). Thank you note: Joe F & Roberta Napier Foundation c/o Mr. Richard M Davis

Georgia M Herron Helsberg & Ernest A Helsberg Memorial Scholarship awarded to needy and worthy students attending Sheridan College. A portion of this fund is allocated to TRiO for 2018/2019 ($7,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Thorne Rider Foundation

Thelma & David Huff Scholarship Fund awarded to students attending Sheridan College who need financial assistance in order to pursue their educational goals. A portion of this fund is allocated to TRiO for 2018/2019 ($6,500.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Mr. Robert Huff

Johnson County Scholarships (SCJC)

Johnson County Scholarships are awarded by the SCJC campus from SC Foundation funding. Please contact Ashlea Bassett for an application at abassett@sheridan.edu or 307.675.0852.

Johnson County Scholarship Endowment awarded to students attending NWCCD – Johnson County ($1,500.00 – # and $ amounts of awards vary). Thank you note: Johnson County Advisory Board c/o Jack Tarter

Johnson County Scholarship awarded to students attending Sheridan College Johnson County needing financial assistance with preference for Johnson County residents enrolled in a program in Johnson County or Johnson County residents enrolled in Sheridan College or Gillette College ($5,000.00 – # and $ amount of awards vary). Thank you note: Johnson County Advisory Board

High Academic Achievement Scholarship

New students entering the fall semester after high school graduation who score an ACT composite of 25 or higher are eligible for the High Academic Achievement Scholarship at NWCCD.  No application is required.  Be sure to submit your ACT scores to the admissions office.  Students will need to be registered before the award will be applied to their student account.

  • Must be used the fall semester immediately following your high school graduation.
  • Available to ALL students with an ACT composite score of 25 or higher – In State, WUE, and Out of State.
  • Can be used for 4 consecutive semesters at Sheridan College or Gillette College.
  • Pays between 12 and 15 credits of in-state tuition & fees per semester, based on registration.  If you are a WUE or an Out of State student, you will be required to pay the difference after the in-state amount is applied to your tuition & fees.
  • Scholarship cannot be used in conjunction with other sources of financial aid deemed solely for tuition and fees.  Scholarship can be used in conjunction with the Hathaway Scholarship (for WY students).
  • Awards will be prorated for enrollment between 12 and 15 credits.  Award amounts for 2018/2019 will range from $1,584 to $1,698.
  • Must maintain full-time status (12 credits) and maintain a semester and cumulative GPA of 3.3.  GPA is reviewed after each semester.  Student is notified in writing if scholarship is lost.  Scholarship eligibility cannot be regained.

External Scholarships and Aid from Outside Sources

Browse the list of external scholarships and even find information on interest free loans!

Future availability of external scholarships is constantly changing. Please contact the scholarship donor directly with additional questions or for future availability.

Adeline Neilson Scholarship Foundation

The board of directors of the Adeline Neilson Scholarship Foundation has scholarship money available for the 2018/2019 school year. Applications are being collected now and amounts will be disbursed to the students’ school in the fall.

Scholarships are available for trade school students as well as for college and university students.

The Foundation awards an average of 25 scholarships each year in amounts ranging from $500 to $4,000.

Please email ansfnd@gmail.com for an application and/or with any questions. Applications available through April 7, 2018.

The completed application must be postmarked by April 14, 2018.

Alvin T Clark Family Memorial Fund

Financial assistance is available to graduates of Johnson County High Schools, located in Buffalo and Kaycee, WY, on a loan basis bearing no interest, who are seeking a higher education in the fields of forestry, nursing, and medicine (not pre-med). Please contact Wendy Martin at First Northern Bank of Wyoming at the phone number below for further information and an application.

141 S. Main St.

PO Box 400

Buffalo, Wyoming 82834

PH: 307-684-2211

FAX: 307-684-5265

wmartin@fnbofwyo.com

The American Indian College Fund - Full Circle Scholarships

The American Indian College Fund

The American Indian College Fund has Full Circle Scholarships available for Native students ranging from $1,000 – $18,750 per year funded by Arizona Public Service, Coca-Cola, Ford Motor Company, Nissan North America, Inc., United Health Foundation, and many more top-profile companies and foundations!

Eligibility requirements include:

  • U.S. citizenship
  • Full-time student at an accredited tribal, public, or private (non-profit) college or university in the United States
  • Enrolled member of a federal or state recognized tribe, or a descendant of an enrolled parent or grandparent
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • Submission of a completed on-line application

Applications accepted January 1 – May 31 of every year.  Apply now at: collegefund.org/scholarships

American Indian Education Fund

American Indian Education Fund

The American Indian Education Fund awards Native American, Alasa Native, and Native Hawaiian students. The scholarship is a max of $2,000 per year (depending on credits being taken) and is intended for a full school year. Applications are accepted from students who will be attending an accredited school, whether that be a tribal college, state university, or vocational/technical school (online schools are not applicable, ABD not applicable).

Applicants will have to submit a complete application form with an essay, a picture, tribal enrollment documentation, most recent transcripts, and ACT/SAT scores (if taken).

Undergraduate Applicant Criteria

  • Native American, Alaska Native, or Native Hawaiian (student or one parent must be enrolled and able to provide documentation).
  • Attending an accredited 2 or 4 year university of vocational/technical school (online schools are not applicable).
  • Must be enrolled as a full-time student
  • GPA between 2.0 – 3.4 is desirable (however, all current or future undergraduate students are encouraged to apply).
  • An ACT score of 14 or above is desirable (if applicable)

Deadline to submit is April 4th. However, if your application is received before March 1st you will receive an extra point towards your score.

For more information on Graduate student applications and about how AIEF supports Native American, Alaska Native, or Native Hawaiian students, please visit www.aiefprogram.org.

The Dodd and Dorothy L Bryan Foundation Interest Free Loans

The Dodd and Dorothy L Bryan Foundation Interest-free academic loans

$5,000.00 Maximum per Year, Deadline – June 15th

$1,000.00 for Summer School for Existing Students. Deadline for Summer School – Summer School Loans for Existing Loan Recipients – See Renewal Application

The following criteria must be met:

  1. Must have been a resident of Sheridan, Campbell or Johnson County in Wyoming; Powder River, Rosebud or Big Horn County in Montana for at least one year prior to the date the application is filed.
  2. For academic loans, the applicant must be under the age of 25 at the time the application is filed at the office of the Bryan Foundation. Under special circumstances, the Board of Directors may make an exception. For vocational loans, there is no age limit except that, if the applicant is over 30 years of age at the time the application is filed at the office of the Foundation, approval will require an affirmative vote of four directors.
  3. Must submit a completed formal application.
  4. Must submit full high school transcript or most recent college grade report with application.
  5. Must have GPA of 2.50 cumulative in high school and 2.25 cumulative in college. The GPA of 2.25 must be maintained in college while carrying a minimum of twelve credit hours.
  6. A need for assistance, applicant, and parents or guardian, must have completed and signed the application form and submitted a copy of their most recent Federal Tax Return Form (page 1 and 2). The amount of parents contribution has some bearing on the Decision of the Board of Directors.
  7. Both parents must co-sign your notes unless applicant is living with one parent, then that parent must sign. If applicant is married, spouse must also sign the notes, and also have a Co-Signer. PLEASE NOTE ALL NOTES MUST BE SIGNED IN THIS OFFICE. THIS MEANS YOU AND BOTH YOUR PARENTS OR GUARDIAN MUST COME TO THIS OFFICE (Unless other arrangements are made with the Office Manager).
  8. Must arrange with the college office to have a copy of your grades sent to the office of the Dodd and Dorothy L. Bryan Foundation at the end of each reporting period until graduation even though you may not borrow for every semester or quarter.
  9. Loans are automatically extended for succeeding school years if grade requirements are met.
  10. Must keep the Foundation informed of your current address at all times and also that of your parents if there is a change.
  11. Repayments, on a monthly schedule, are $100.00 on the first $5,000.00 borrowed and 15.00 per thousand after that. Negotiable with borrower at time of graduation or leaving school. Full repayment should be made as soon as possible so that others in need may use the money.
  12. Deadline for applications is June 15th. Applications are voted on at our June meeting. This is the last Monday of the month.
  13. PLEASE ANSWER ALL CORRESPONDENCE FROM THIS OFFICE PROMPTLY!

The Hawthorn Foundation

The Hawthorn Foundation

Application Deadlines:  Fall semester, applications accepted June 1-July 31; Spring semester, applications accepted October 1-November 30th.

The Hawthorn Foundation administers a Scholarship Fund that provides grants to Wyoming individuals to enable them to complete a high school, undergraduate, graduate or technical school education in the field of their choice at any accredited school they may choose that is located in the United States. The Hawthorn Foundation’s scholarship program is intended to enable highly motivated individuals to improve their life circumstances through education and training. Scholarship recipients will be selected on an objective and nondiscriminatory basis.

To be eligible for a scholarship, applicants must reside in Wyoming and plan to attend, on a full-time basis, a fully accredited educational institution in the United States. Applicants must submit with their application: (i) a detailed plan outlining how they propose to use scholarship funds, including the name of the educational institution they wish to attend, the tuition, fees and other expenses that would be required for  attendance, the duration and location of the program, and the degree or certification they hope to obtain (an “Education Plan”); and  (ii) a description of how pursuing the contemplated course of study would improve his or her life circumstances (a “Personal Essay”). Applicants need not be traditional students who are generally eligible for scholarship aid from a variety of other sources. Rather, they may be non-traditional students, such as:

  • Individuals whose needs are not being met at their public high schools and need to attend a private or alternative high school;
  • Individuals who received a General Equivalency Degree (“GED”) instead of a high school diploma;
  • Individuals who did not finish high school and have not obtained a GED but would like to obtain a GED and/or pursue an education at a technical or vocational school that can teach them a valuable skill for earning a living;
  • Low-income adults who are returning to school, or are starting a higher education for the first time;
  • Low-income individuals who will be the first in their family to attend college;
  • Individuals who are striving to overcome obstacles in their lives (e.g., foster care system, homelessness) and are looking to make a fresh start through education; or
  • Returning military.

Scholarship applicants who meet the eligibility requirements will be evaluated based on a variety of criteria, the most important of which are:

  • Quality and strength of the applicant’s Education Plan;
  • Quality and strength of the applicant’s Personal Essay;
  • Demonstration of motivation, enthusiasm and aptitude to pursue and complete the educational program;
  • Degree of financial need.

If you are interested in learning more about Hawthorn Foundation’s Scholarship Program, please visit our Contact Us page and send us a message. We will provide you with complete information about the program. If you are eligible to apply, fill out our Online Scholarship Application today.

 

Horatio Alger Career & Technical Scholarship

Horatio Alger Career & Technical Scholarship  The Horatio Alger Assocation seeks to assist students who have demonstrated integrity, perseverance in overcoming diversity, strength of character, financial need, commitment to pursue career or technical certification/degree, and a desire to contribute to society.

The Association will award 1,020 scholarships in 2018 with a maximum award amount of $2,500 depending on the cost of the program and student’s need. For additional information, visit our website.

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

To be considered eligible for Horatio Alger Career & Technical Scholarship program, applicants must:

  1. Complete high school or earn a high school equivalency degree by Spring 2018.
  2. Enroll in an eligible program in Fall 2018.
  3. Exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a career or technical program (up to 2 years) at an accredited non-profit post-secondary institution in the United States.
  4. Demonstrate critical financial need (must be eligible to receive the Federal Pell grant as determined by completion of the FAFSA).
  5. Demonstrate perseverance in overcoming adversity.
  6. Be under the age of 30
  7. Be a United States citizen

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

To apply for the Carrer & Technical Scholarship program, the following items must be completed by June 15, 2018:

  1. An online application at application.horatioalger.org
  2. A copy of your full Student Aid Report (SAR). Income documentation must be submitted online.
  3. Proof of citizenship (if not born in the United States).
  4. Applications submitted after June 15 will be reviewed on a rolling basis and awards are contingent on availability.

John and Amie Auxiliary, Inc

Applicant must be a resident of Johnson County, WY. Preference will be given to employees of the Johnson County Memorial Hospital or Amie Holt Care Center. Applicant must be enrolled in a recognized nursing or health care related program. Approved applicant will receive up to $500 for the first semester, which is half of the yearly scholarship. An additional amount of up to $500 will be awarded for the second semester after the Auxiliary receives a transcript showing the student has maintained an acceptable GPA of at least 2.50 for the previous semester. The applicant may receive up to $1,000 per year.

Please email scholarships@sheridan.edu to obtain an application.

Livingston Family - H.J. King Memorial Scholarship & Wyoming Farm Bureau Federation Scholarships; Wyoming Farm Bureau Federation Continuing Education Scholarships

Wyoming Farm Bureau Federation

The Livingston Family – H.J. King Memorial Scholarship and Wyoming Farm Bureau Federation Scholarships are now available.  The Livingston Family – H.J. King Memorial scholarship is available to 1 recipient in the amount of $1,500. The Wyoming Farm Bureau Federation scholarship is available to 5 recipients in the amount of $500 each.

The Wyoming Farm Bureau Federation Continuing Education scholarships are now available. Three (3) awards of $500 each.

Please email scholarships@sheridan.edu to obtain applications. Application deadline March 1. Postmarked applications must be returned to the address listed on the application.

Margaret McNamara Education Grants

Margaret McNamara Education Grants

Applicants must meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Be at least 25 years old at time of application deadline (see specific regional program application below);
  • Be a national of a country listed on the MMEG Country Eligibility List;
  • Be enrolled at an accredited academic institution when submitting application; and plan to be enrolled for a full academic term after award of the grant by the Board;
  • Not be related to a World Bank Group, International Monetary Fund or Inter-American Development Bank staff member or spouse;
  • already be enrolled as a full time student, with relevant student visa in national passport, and plan to continue studying full time in the following academic year;
  • not hold US citizenship or permanent residency (green card) or Canadian citizenship or Canadian landed immigrant status.

Remember to read the Application Checklist & FAQs before applying, and select the “US-Canada program” in the first question of the application. If the program name does not appear, the program may be closed to new applications. Applications are open from September 15 until January 15. Queries may be addressed to us-canada@mmeg.org during this period. Decisions will be announced by April.

PEO - Chapter AR Program for Continuing Education

The PEO – Chapter AR Program for Continuing Education scholarship is for female students attending Gillette College.  The application must be typed. Please visit the Gillette College Financial Aid Office for an application, email cgrammens@sheridan.edu or scholarships@sheridan.edu to obtain an electronic application.  Applications will need to be returned to the GC FAO in order to forward to the committee for processing.

Republican Women of Sheridan County

Republican Women of Sheridan County

The Republican Women of Sheridan County are currently seeking applicants for their college scholarship program. One $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to an 18 years or older, registered female Republican who is a Sheridan County resident and is planning on attending a junior college, college, university or vocational trade school beginning in the upcoming summer or fall semesters.

If you are interested, visit the website for detailed information and application materials. Further questions concerning the application process should be directed to Melinda Brennan, Scholarship Chairwoman, msb4968@hotmail.com. The deadline for applications is April 1.

Rocky Mountain Master Mechanic: Ernest Swinney Master Mechanic Scholarship

RMMM  Printable or electronic scholarship application is available on the website. Deadline is March 1 each year.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS

The “Ernest Swinney Master Mechanic Scholarship” is offered to those individuals who are 18 years of age or older, have graduated or will graduate from an accredited high school, and possess adequate practical experience and /or formal training to meet institutional prerequisites and demonstrate sincerity.

INSTITUTIONAL RESTRICTIONS

This award may be used at any nationally accredited institution in the Rocky Mountain Region offering no less than a two year degree in mining related technical, maintenance or field mechanics.

RECIPIENT’S OBLIGATION

The recipient of this award will be required to verify their pursuant of not less than a two year degree in mining related technical, maintenance, or field mechanics. Maintain no less than a 2.0 on a 4.0 scale or C grade average. Scholastic standing to be reported to committee chairperson on a semesterly basis and conform to the governing rules and regulations of the institution. Non compliance to any or all of the above requirements will constitute loss of future awards.

Scottish Rite Foundation of Wyoming

The Wyoming Scottish Rite Foundation is an incorporated, non-profit organization of the Masonic Fraternity dedicated to charitable and educational purposes.

Eligibility: Scholarship applicants must be graduates of a Wyoming High School or hold a Wyoming G.E.D. Renewals may be granted providing the student submits a complete application and is approved by the committee. The recipients must be full-time students during the year the scholarship is used. Completion of a full course load with a minimum GPA of 2.00 is required for the full year in order to be considered for a renewal.

How to apply: By June 1, submit application and supporting documentation to: Scottish Rite Foundation, 1820 Capitol Ave, Cheyenne WY 82001. The application can be obtained by emailing scholarships@sheridan.edu. The application must be accompanied by the following documents: a current grade transcript, two (2) letters of reference, a recent color head & shoulder, wallet-sized photograph, which may be used in a Masonic publication.

Selection of Recipients: The Wyoming Scottish Rite Foundation Scholarship Committee will make the final selection of students. The award will be based on the following rank order: 1) Leadership potential and activities; 2) GPA; 3) Financial Need.

Sheridan Community Federal Credit Union Scholarship

Sheridan Community Federal Credit Union

We believe that our community is the foundation of the credit union.  In order to support our community, we offer scholarships every year to students attending Sheridan College full time.  The scholarship is open to those who:

  • Live in Sheridan County
  • Have graduated high school or received their G.E.D.
  • Have a GPA of 2.75 or higher
  • Are enrolled Full Time at Sheridan College.

Steps to apply:

  • Pick up an application at SCFCU
  • Fill it out
  • Write a one page summary detailing why you want the money and how you will use it to further your education

Applications and summaries must be submitted by April 30 for each school year. Award amount is $500.00 per semester

Sheridan County Liquor Dealers Association

The Sheridan County Liquor Dealers Association scholarship is available to non-traditional students who are enrolled full-time or part-time. The applicant must be enrolled in school at least one semester after applying for the scholarship. Please email scholarships@sheridan.edu for an application. The application deadline for this scholarship is April 1st each year.

Society of Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration

Society of Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration – Central WY Section – Coates, Wolff, Russell, Swank & ODell Memorial Scholarship

Offering up to four (4) $2,500 scholarships for this academic year.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Must be a WY high school graduate
  • Must be enrolled full-time for the upcoming academic year
  • Upperclassmen; current college sophomore, junior, senior, or graduate student
  • Enrolled in mining/mineral extraction related discipline; Examples: Engineering, Geology, Physical Sciences, or other related discipline.
  • 3.0 GPA minimum

Please contact Eric Brandjord via email smecasper@gmail.com for an application and/or any questions.

Society of Petroleum Engineers: Powder River Basin Section Scholarship

The Powder River Basin Section of the Society of Petroleum Engineers is pleased to make scholarships available to qualified applicants for the upcoming academic year. Awarded amounts can range from $500 to $2,000, with the number of scholarships awarded generally ranging from 10 to 20. Scholarship applicants should have a desire to pursue a career in the oil and gas industry, and meet the following requirements:

  1. Major in Engineering (preference to Petroleum Engineering); a portion of the scholarships may go to Non-Engineering students based upon recommendations by the committee.
  2. Must be enrolled as a full-time student.
  3. Entering freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior year of a four year program, or freshman or sophomore year of a two year program.

Interested students should prepare a short (1 to 2 page) application letter detailing their qualifications and accomplishments, and should address the following items:

  1. Academic qualifications, including GPA
  2. Primary career interests and reasons for same.
  3. Extracurricular activities and reasons for same.
  4. Names of three responsible references familiar with applicant’s academic and work history.
  5. Any other items of interest.

Scholarship winners will be notified via mail in April. Formal scholarship announcement will be presented at the SPE Scholarship Dinner in May held in Gillette, WY. Scholarship checks will be issued directly to the student’s college account. The scholarship winners should be aware that the awards may be subject to tax under current laws.

Applications should be mailed to:  SPE Scholarships, ATTN: Shannon Johnston, PO Box 3977, Gillette, WY  82717

Questions should be directed to:  Shannon Johnston, (307) 670.6074 shannon.johnston@anadarko.com

Vicki Carroll Memorial Scholarship

Vicki Carroll Memorial Scholarship

The Wyoming Chapter of ARMA’s scholarship opportunities relate to enrollees at Wyoming community colleges or the University of Wyoming.

Vicki Carroll Memorial Scholarship

Vicki Carroll was one of the original chapter members when the Wyoming Chapter of ARMA was chartered in 1979. She served on multiple board positions, and was President from 1997 to 1999. Vicki was an active, positive and encouraging RIM professional until her life was cut short by a tragic disease. In 2006 the chapter honored Vicki’s work and dedication to the chapter by naming its scholarship and educational opportunities after her.

The Vicki Carroll Memorial Scholarship Fund has been updated to assist ARMA Wyoming members in furthering their education in the dynamic field of records and information management. Scholarship awarding is managed by the Wyoming Chapter of ARMA Board..”

The Vicki Carroll Memorial Scholarship Fund provides financial assistance to ARMA Wyoming members for the following:

  • University and College Studies (ARMA Wyoming Members Only): Applicant must select courses from an accredited university or college. Courses must be related to records/information management, archive/library science or computer science.
  • Certification (ARMA Wyoming Members Only): Applicant may be awarded scholarship funds to pursue a certification as a Certified Records Manager (CRM) through the Institute of Certified Records Managers or Information Governance Professional (IGP) through ARMA International.
  • Seminars (ARMA Wyoming members only): Scholarship funds can be awarded for seminar registration costs. This pertains to registration costs for seminars/conferences In either case, the area of learning must be related to aforementioned disciplines. Seminars must be related to records/information management or archive/library science.

Wheatland Kiwanis Club/Merl Lockwood Memorial Scholarship

The Wheatland Kiwanis Club is sponsoring a minimum of one (1) scholarship to a college student from Platte County who is currently enrolled full-time in college (and/or technical school), but who has not yet attained their degree. The amount of the scholarship will be determined by the Wheatland Kiwanis Club. This scholarship can be applied for use outside of the state of Wyoming. The scholarships will be sent to any school of the recipient’s choice (upon proof of registration).

Any student from Platte County interested in the scholarships should write a letter of application requesting consideration. The letter and attachments should include the following information. Only hard copies of all attachments please. Referrals to websites and/or incomplete, unsigned, late and/or unclear applications will NOT be considered. The letter must include the following information:

Name, address and phone number
E-mail address
Date graduated, and from which Platte County school
Semester of entry and name of post-secondary school being attended
Educational goals and career plans
Statement of financial need
Summary of work experience
Summary of community and/or volunteer service
Summary of college activities
Signed copy of high school and/or college transcripts for seven semesters.
ACT composite score
Letters of recommendation (no more than three) optional. These letters should be from your current professors.
Please review the application process to make sure you fulfilled all requirements.
Applications must be received on or before April 15 to the following address:

Jim Lockwood

131 Front Road

Wheatland, WY 82201

Whitney Benefits Interest Free Loans

Whitney Benefits Interest Free Loans

Up to $24,000 for undergraduate or vocational studies

  • $6,000 per academic year for undergraduate studies, with a total loan of $24,000; or
  • Up to $24,000 for a vocational program of study, divided equally over the number of terms of the program.
  • An additional $16,000 for graduate or professional studies; $40,000 total loan for undergraduate and graduate studies.
  • All past and present students are limited to a maximum $40,000 lifetime credit limit.

LOANS ARE AVAILABLE TO:
Graduates of a Sheridan/Johnson County High School,
OR
Students who have obtained a GED from a Sheridan/Johnson County High School or from Sheridan College,
OR
Individuals that have had at least seven years of continuous physical, not legal, residency in Sheridan or Johnson County immediately prior to applying for a loan.

APPLICANTS CANNOT:

  • Be related to Whitney Benefits Board members.
  • Currently have loans with the Dodd and Dorothy L. Bryan Foundation, B.F. and Rose H. Perkins Foundation, Homer A. Scott & Mildred S. Scott Foundation, or any other private foundation.
  • Currently be receiving a Daniels Fund scholarship.

REQUIREMENTS
• Students and co-borrowers must be credit-worthy.

Applicants up to age 24 years old:
• Must have a 2.5 cumulative grade point average from high school, or
• A 2.25 cumulative grade point average from college.
• A combined adjusted gross income (AGI) of no more than $200,000.

Applicants who are age 25 years and older:
• Must have a 2.0 cumulative grade point average from high school, or
• A 2.25 cumulative grade point average from college.
• An adjusted gross income (AGI) of no more than $200,000.

There are other requirements
Repayment begins on the earliest of the following dates:
• Six months after the anticipated or actual graduation date.
• Immediately if the student leaves school.
• Present Value Discounts are available at the start of repayment and every anniversary date thereafter.

Deadlines:
Fall semester – September 1
Spring semester – March 1

Wyoming Archaeological Society, Sheridan-Johnson County Chapter

Wyoming Archaeological Society

The Wyoming Archaeological Society offers several scholarships each year for students studying anthropology, archaeology, history, American Studies, and/or Native American studies in Wyoming.

Applications for the following scholarships are available on the website listed above.

The David Reiss Memorial Community College Scholarship awards $500.00 with an application deadline of April 2, 2018.

Questions?  Please feel free to call Jenny Aiello at (406) 579-6832.

 

Wyoming Council of the Blind

Wyoming Council of the Blind

Since 1992, The WYCB Board of Directors has committed it’s efforts to provide educational support for individuals with low vision and blindness. The Board believes that educational development will result in increased work opportunities. Please review the application requirements and other pertinent information. If you have any questions or need additional clarification, please contact Linda Johnson at 307-754-2421 or e-mail her at: misylj@bresnan.net

The application must be postmarked no later than March 15th of the current year. The Scholarship Committee will review all applications submitted and will make a decision on or before April 15th of the current year. The scholarship will be awarded at the annual WYCB State Convention in Casper. The WYCB scholarship recipient is expected to be present to receive the scholarship.

Please send all documents no later than March 15th, 2018 to:

Linda Johnson

Wyoming Council of the Blind

308 N. Gilbert St.

Powell, Wyoming  82435

Wyoming Geological Association

Wyoming Geological Association

The Wyoming Geological Association has 4 scholarships available for application today! These scholarship opportunities are open to students studying Geology, Geoscience, and Earth Science. Please see their website for more information and specific scholarship details.

Wyoming Homemakers Scholarship

Wyoming Homemakers Scholarship

Available To: Continuing Education Students who are residents of the State of Wyoming, second year or above in college.

Provided by: Wyoming Homemakers

Number of Awards: One

Amount: $500 or amount according to funds available

Due Date: March 15 every year

Scholarship Committee will be Wyoming Homemakers

Payment: These awards will be paid to the college upon receipt of a registration form or verification of enrollment in the semester following application.

The Wyoming Homemakers will award a scholarship for a student in the second year or above in college. The amount will vary according to funds available. The student awarded must be working towards a degree, be a full time student (12 credits), and meet one of the following criteria:

  1. Attend an accredited Wyoming Community College.
  2. Attend the University of Wyoming
  3. Attend an affiliated college in the Western Undergraduate Exchange Program or a college with a reciprocal tuition program.
  4. Attend a Wyoming trade school for education.
  5. Be taking on-line classes at an accredited institution while living in Wyoming.

The goal of the Wyoming Homemakers is to promote continuing education in all of its forms and the values of the Wyoming Homemakers Association ie. home, family and education.

This scholarship will be awarded on these points:

  • Scholarship                                 40%
  • Financial Need                           30%
  • Leadership                                  10%
  • Citizenship                                  10%
  • Community Involvement         10%

Please email scholarships@sheridan.edu for an application.

Return applications to: Beverly Reed, 1003 Dull Center Rd, Douglas, WY 82633.

Wyoming Trucking Association, Inc

Wyoming Trucking Association, Inc

The Wyoming Trucking Association Scholarship Fund will be awarding its Transportation Education Scholarships for the 2018-2019 school year. The amount of the awards will range from $500 to $1,500 payable in August 2018 to the school the student will be attending.

The scholarships will be awarded to a Wyoming high school graduate, who is enrolled in a Wyoming college, the university or trade school for the 2018-2019 school year. The student must be enrolled in courses which could lead to a career in the transportation industry in Wyoming. These courses of study include, but are not limited to: business management, accounting, diesel mechanics, truck driving training, office procedures & management, computer skills and safety. The scholarship program includes funds from the WTA Trust Fund, the Cohee Family Scholarship, the L.E. Meredith Memorial Scholarship, Becker Memorial scholarship, Sharon D. Nichols Memorial Scholarship, the Larry Chapman Memorial Scholarship, and the WTA Council of Safety Supervisors scholarship.

The completed applications should be submitted to the WTA Scholarship Trust Fund, PO Box 1175, Casper WY 82602, no later than February 26, 2018. The WTA Scholarship Trustees will make determination of the recipients by April 2018 and the funds will be distributed in August 2018.

Wyoming Water Well Richard A Stockdale Memorial Scholarship

Wyoming Water Well Richard A Stockdale Memorial Scholarship

Scholarships offered to Wyoming resident undergraduates or post secondary students currently enrolled full time at a college, university or other educational institution with a 2.0 or better grade point average. The Association recognizes the need for educational advancement at all levels of the industry and seeks to support students pursuing their educational goals.

Applications must be completed in full and be submitted to the proper location BEFORE January 1st. Applications not filled out in entirety and essays not completed at 250-500 words will be rejected.

Priority will be given to an applicant that is related to a WWWA member.

Download the application from the link. Printed applications will need to be mailed to:

Wyoming Water Well Association

PO Box 2705

Casper, WY 82602

Wyoming Young Contractors Association Scholarship

Wyoming Young Contractors Association Scholarship

The Wyoming Young Contractors Association (WYCA) Scholarship program is designed to assist individuals in their pursuit of further education and training for career advancement in the construction industry.

Eligibility requirements:

  1. Applicant must be a United States Citizen
  2. Applicant must have Wyoming State residency (1 year minimum)
  3. Applicant must be enrolled in an accredited, Wyoming based University/College, Career/ Technical School, or enrolled in a skilled trades training program approved by the scholarship committee
  4. Applicant must be enrolled in a course of study that is directly related to the Construction Industry and/or is approved by the scholarship committee
  5. Applicant must be between the ages of 18 and 45 at the time of submittal

Application forms are available in the Gillette College and Sheridan College Financial Aid Offices as well as by contacting:

Wyoming Young Contractors Association
PO Box 965
Cheyenne, WY 82003
307.632.0573
307.637.4429 fax
erin@wca-agc.org

Applications will be reviewed regularly by a selection committee of WYCA members, and awards will be distributed on a need basis per individual application. Funds will be paid directly to the university, college or technical/training school. Students may apply for successive years.

The Wyoming Chapter of the Soil and Water Conservation Society Scholarship

The Wyoming Chapter of the Soil and Water Conservation Society (SWCS) announces that it will grant a $750.00 scholarship during the spring semester of the 2018 school year. The recipient of this scholarship will be a deserving student preparing for a career in natural resource conservation or a related field at an accredited college, university, or vocational school in Wyoming.

In order to be eligible for this scholarship, the following criteria must be met:
1. Successful completion of at least one year of study in an accredited college, university, or vocational school in Wyoming;
2. A cumulative GPA of at least 3.0;
3. Enrolled in an agricultural or natural resource conservation related curriculum; and,
4. Show reasonable need for financial assistance.

Previous scholarship winners are ineligible.

Scholarship application form (email scholarships@sheridan.educopy of transcripts (originals are not necessary), and one letter of recommendation (preferably from an employer or instructor) must be submitted no later than March 31, 2018 to:
Wyoming Chapter SWCS Scholarship Committee
c/o Dicksie Michael
1017 Highway 14A
Powell, WY 82435-9234

The student selected to receive this scholarship award will be recognized by the Wyoming SWCS Chapter at their annual meeting to be held the summer of 2018.

If you have questions concerning this scholarship program, please contact Dicksie at 307-271-3126 or dicksie.michael@wy.usda.gov