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Wright State University's undergraduate scholarship program is committed to rewarding academic excellence by recognizing students who have demonstrated excellent academic ability, involvement in extracurricular activities, and creative talent. First-year student undergraduate scholarships are awarded in three categories: academic performance, competitive honors, and talent. Scholarships range from $300 to $12,000 a year, and most are renewable. For scholarship details visit Wright State's Financial Aid Web site at http:// www.wright.edu/financialaid/. Click on Types of Aid for scholarship links.

First-Year Student Academic Performance Scholarships
Academic Performance Scholarships are awarded to National Merit finalists, semifinalists, and commended scholars; to National Achievement finalists, semifinalists, and commended scholars; to valedictorians and salutatorians; and on the basis of ACT/SAT scores, class rank, and high school GPA. The Wright State University Admissions Application is used to apply. Deadline date is February 15.

First-Year Student Competitive Honors Scholarships
Competitive Honors Scholarships are awarded through a scholarship application process. Students who apply are selected based on their ACT/SAT scores, class rank, high school GPA, PSEO transcript if applicable, letters of recommendation, essay, extracurricular activities, and often an interview. Students must apply for admission to Wright State and complete the scholarship application requirements by the deadline date of January 15.

Talent Scholarships
Talent Scholarships are awarded through an application and audition process to students who demonstrate outstanding talent in theatre arts and music. For specific scholarship information, please contact the appropriate department.

Transfer Students
Transfer Students can apply for scholarships by completing the Transfer Student Scholarship application. Transfer Competitive Scholarships have a February 15 deadline, while Transfer Associate Degree Scholarships have a June 15 deadline. First-year student and Transfer Student Scholarship applications are available through the Office of Admissions, the Financial Aid Web site, or through the Office of Financial Aid.

Scholarships for Continuing Undergraduate Students
Scholarships are awarded on a competitive basis to academically talented students who complete the Wright State Academic Scholarship Application for Continuing Undergraduate Students. These 25 Admission, Financial Aid, and Registration students must have earned hours and a "competitive" cumulative GPA, both earned at Wright State. A scholarship committee comprising faculty members from their college and/or department selects recipients. Scholarships range from $300 to $11,000 and are usually one-year awards. Applications are available in January each year through Wright State's Financial Aid Web site or through the Office of Financial Aid. The deadline to apply is March 1. If a scholarship is need-based, the student must file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by February 15.

Athletic Scholarships
Students who wish to participate in athletics at Wright State and are interested in scholarships from their chosen sport should contact the Athletics office at Wright State in the sport that they are considering. Wright State University Scholarship Listing The university provides financial support for scholarships also through the Wright State University Foundation. Funding through the foundation is available through the generosity of many individuals, organizations, foundations, and memorial funds. The following scholarships are available to students who meet specific criteria. Detailed information can be obtained through the Office of Financial Aid.

Raj Soin College of Business
Accountancy Alumni Scholarship
Peter W. Bacon Scholarship
Bank One Grant Program
Battelle and Battelle Scholarship
James W. Blain Scholarship
Dr. Sonia Brecha Memorial Scholarship
Brower Insurance Agency Endowed Scholarship
Roger Brucker Scholarship for Marketing
Business Alumni Scholarship
Management Science/Information Systems and Operations Management Scholarship
Dayton EC Forum Scholarship
Deloitte & Touche Accounting Excellence Scholarship
Thomas Dovel Memorial Scholarship
Daniel W. Duvall-Robbins & Myers Scholarship
Economics Scholarship
Ernst & Young Scholarship
Finance Club Scholarship
Finance Scholarship
Flagel, Huber, Flagel Scholarship
William L. Gans Scholarship
Gillispie Family Scholarship
David S. Gutridge Business Scholarship
Russell Hereth Scholarship
International Business Major Scholarship Fund
William J. Kane Scholarship Fund
Daniel J. Kaufman Memorial Scholarship
Jerry L. Kirby Fifth Third Bank Scholarship
Thomas Kreusch Family Endowed Scholarship
Rishi Kumar Endowed Scholarship
Howard L. Magner Accountancy Scholarship
Management Department Scholarship
Marketing Scholarships
Steven Mason Business Scholarship
Naum Scholarship
Donald F. Pabst Scholarship
Jacob B. Paperman Scholarship
Denny and Sharon Phillips Scholarship Fund
Raj Soin College of Business Scholarship
Margaret "Peggy" Rike Scholarship Fund
Robbins & Myers Endowed Scholarship
Rust and Cheri Gray Scholarship
William I. Schoenfeld Scholarship
Scitex Endowed Scholarship
Jo Ann Self Memorial Scholarship
Shumsky Enterprises Scholarship
Barbara Kirk Stickney Scholarship
Student Audit Program Award
Sharon Sutton Endowed Scholarship
Thein Financial Group Award
Thomas D. Weeda Memorial Scholarship
WSU Collegiate Spirit Scholarship
Yes Scholarship

College of Education and Human Services
David M. Berry Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Early Childhood Education Scholarship
Education and Human Services Scholarship
Betty K. Hathaway Scholarship
Intervention Specialist Scholarship
Catherine Maurer Haverstock Scholarship
Health, Physical Education, and Recreation Scholarship
Ellen Scherer Memorial Education Scholarship
Jerry Sturm Memorial Scholarship
Teacher Education Scholarship

College of Engineering and Computer Science
Robert Appenzeller Engineering Scholarship
Virginia Arlene Di Flora Memorial Scholarship
Daniel W. Duvall-Robbins & Myers Scholarship
Gasper Corporation Endowed Scholarship
Cary Michael Jokela Memorial Scholarship
MacAulay-Brown Co-op Scholarship
Ervin J. Nutter Scholarship
Scitex Endowed Scholarship
Supply One Corporation Scholarship
Isaac Weiss Memorial Scholarship
(AFCEA) Dayton-Wright Chapter Armed Forces
Communication and Electronics Association Scholarship
John Becker Electric Company Scholarship
Lester and Delilah Buechler Scholarship
Anthony J. Cacioppo, Ph.D Memorial Scholarship
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Electrical Manufacturing and Coil Winding
Association, Inc. Scholarship
John H. Birden and Kenneth C. Jordan EG&G
Mound Scholarship
Harold E. "Doc" Edgerton EG&G Mound Memorial Scholarship
Harry W. Moore Memorial Scholarship
Heinz P. Murka Scholarship
The Dan Graves Association of Old Crows
Kittyhawk Chapter Scholarship
Lockheed Martin Scholarship
Modern Industrial Plastics Endowed Scholarship
Mosier Scholarship
Robbins & Myers Endowed Scholarship
SAE/WSU Engineering Scholarship
William F. Wahlert Memorial Scholarship
Charles. F. & Dorothy E. Wittlinger Dayton View
Optimist Club Scholarship
Biomedical Engineering Scholarship
Computer Engineering Scholarship
Computer Science Scholarship Electrical Engineering Scholarship
Engineering and Computer Science Scholarship
Industrial & Systems Engineering Scholarship
Materials Science and Engineering Scholarship
Mechanical Engineering Scholarship
The Wright STEPP Scholarship

College of Liberal Arts
Alumni Association Scholarship Fund for Theatre Arts
Art Department Scholarship
Arts Gala-Art Scholarship
Arts Gala-Music Scholarship
Arts Gala-Theatre Arts Scholarship
Augsburger/Estevez Scholarship
Bassett-Woodwind Scholarship
Richard Blazer Endowed Scholarship
Brower Insurance Agency Endowed Scholarship
Classics Scholarship
Clear Creek Farm Scholarship
Carol H. Cline Endowed Scholarship/Award
Communications-Alumni Scholarship
Community Outreach Partnership Center Individual
Development Scholarship
Cheryl Craigie and John Britt Endowed Scholarship
Donald K. David Scholarship
Dayton Ballet Scholarship
Dunbar Poetry Scholarship
Harry G. and Martha B. Ebeling Scholarship
Ellen Murray Scholarship Fund
ELM Art Scholarship
English Scholarship
Harley Flack Memorial Piano Scholarship
Geography Endowed Scholarship
Goldfarb Music Scholarship
Clark Haines Music Award
Val P. Hattemer Scholarship for Music Students
History Scholarship
Hong Kong Exchange Scholarship
Ronald F. Hough Scholarship
Jose Jimenez Prize for Best Student in Latin History
Paul Katz Chamber Orchestra Scholarship
William and Cynthia King Scholarship Fund
Gerald and Rita Kurdila Scholarship
Judy Wyatt Lansaw Scholarship
Liberal Arts Scholarship
Gary M. McDaniel Memorial Scholarship
J. Ashley and Sarah McGinley Scholarship
Mead Urban Affairs Scholarship
Melzoni Memorial Foundation Scholarship
Modern Languages Scholarship
Music Scholarships
Park Hills Viking Guard Scholarship
David G. Poff Scholarship
Political Science Scholarship
President's Chamber Orchestra Scholarship
President's Scholarship Endowment for Musical
Theatre and Dance
Religion Scholarship
Rising Star Scholarship
Jon Rodriguez Dance Scholarship
Irene Romanowski Music Scholarship
Beatrice and Mitchell Singer Scholarship
Social Work Scholarship
Sociology/Anthropology Scholarship
Robert M. Stofer Memorial Music Award
Sucher Chamber Orchestra Scholarship
Theatre Arts Talent Scholarship
Bernice A. Tjossem Theatre Arts Scholarship
Audley and Barbara Wasson Music Scholarship
Ellen Wiedemann-Berger Memorial Award
WTUE Sandy Patton Endowed Scholarship

College of Science and Mathematics
American Mathematics Contest 12 Scholarship
Dr. Merrill L. Andrew Memorial Scholarship
Howard E. Bales Memorial Scholarship
Biological Sciences Scholarship
Michael A. Bruck Memorial Scholarship
Cargill Chemistry Scholarship
Chemistry Scholarship
Robert G. Chollar Scholarship
Compunet Clinical Laboratories Scholarship
Harry Davis Memorial Scholarship
Dr. Jean T. and Phyllis Nussy Dubois Memorial Scholarship
Engineering-Science Foundation of Dayton Scholarship
Geological Sciences Scholarship
Geophysics Scholarship
Dan Graves Association of Old Crows Kittyhawk
Chapter Scholarship
Edgar Hardy Ph.D. Chemistry Scholarship
David J. Karl Memorial Scholarship
Nicholas Koussa Memorial Scholarship in Medical Technology
Ervin B. Lacy II Memorial Scholarship
Math Scholarship
Ohio Wildlife Scholarship
Richard Page Memorial Scholarship
Physics Scholarship
Physiology/Biophysics Scholarship
Psychology Scholarship
John D. and Helen V. Rossmiller Scholarship
Science Apprenticeship Scholarship
Science and Math Scholarship
State Science Day Scholarship

College of Nursing and Health
The Virginia Hamilton Adoff Memorial Nursing Scholarship
The Elta Smith Biles Memorial Scholarship Fund
Cameos of Caring Scholarship
College of Nursing Scholarship
Dayton Association of Orthopedic Nurses Scholarship
The Lois F. Renner Lucero Memorial Scholarship
Anita and Frank Martinez Hispanic Nursing Scholarship
Mildred Lewis Patterson and Mildred Patterson
Miller Scholarship
Montgomery County Medical Society Alliance Scholarships
Jane Swart Memorial Scholarship
Sweeney Family Scholarship
Sarah Anne Thompson Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Bernice A. Tjossem Memorial Scholarship
William Brent Turner Scholarship
Undergraduate Nursing Student Scholarship- Annual Essay Competition
The Sondra K. Zinser Nursing Scholarship

University College
Adult Incentive Scholarship
C. J. McLin Scholarship
Anne Shearer-Steele Scholarship

Miscellaneous Scholarships
Academic Excellence Scholarship-WOEF/WSU- Lake Campus
Air Force ROTC Scholarship
Alumni Association Legacy Scholarship
Arby's/Lee's Famous Recipe Annual Scholarship
Army ROTC Scholarship
Athletic Scholarship
Edward G. Austin, D.D.S. Beavercreek 2000 Scholarship
Baldwin & Whitney Insurance Agency Scholarship
BAM Endowed Scholarship
Barnes & Noble College Bookstore Scholarship
Justin and Nicholas Beason Scholarship
Damon Bell Memorial Leadership Scholarship
Beta Phi Omega Scholarship
Bolinga Cultural Resoures Center Scholarship
Buckeye Trails Girl Scout Scholarship
Campus Recreation for Individuals with Disabilities Scholarship
Centerville Women's Civic Club Scholarship
Classified Staff Advisory Council Staff Scholarship
Classified Staff Advisory Council Student Scholarship
Lorna G. Dawes Student Union Achievement Award
Dayton Power & Light Company Scholarship
Distinguished Senior Honors Awards
Domino's Pizza Scholarship
Paul Laurence Dunbar Scholarship
M. Emrick Scholarship
Fairborn Lioness Scholarship
Susan and Jerome Fetsko Scholarship
First Year Scholarship Fund-Disability Services
Harley Flack Memorial Scholarship
Green and Gold Scholarship
Norman K. Hanselmann Memorial Scholarship
Paula Anna Hasinger Scholarship
Sarah Harris Scholarship
Dorothy Ward Hayes Scholarship
James B. Heider, Jr./Timothy A. Best Memorial Scholarship
Heritage Scholarship-Honors
Honors Competitive Scholarship
Horizons in Medicine Scholarship
Hungarian Ancestry Scholarship
Harry P. Jeffrey Scholarship
Johnson & Gordon Inc. Scholarship
Allen Jones Scholarship
Dwight Kemp Memorial Scholarship
KeyBank Scholarship
Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship
Elenore A. Koch International Award
Lake Campus Transfer Scholarships
Bud Langen Memorial Fund
Library Student Award
Captain Kevin M. Maguire Memorial Scholarship
Georgio McBeath Memorial Scholarship
Male Mentoring Scholarship
Miami Valley Classic Book Club Scholarship- Honors
Minority Disability Scholarship
Montgomery County Medical Society Scholarship
National Residence Hall Honorary Scholarships
Gregg Nischwitz Scholarship
Robert Oelman Scholarship
Office of Disability Services Scholarship
Ohio Lions Foundation Helen Keller Scholarship
Out-of-State Scholarships
Parents Association Scholarship
2nd Lieutenant Eric M. Payton Scholarship
Phi Kappa Phi Scholarship
Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship
Presidential Scholarship
President's Scholarship Endowment for Students
Professional Golfer's Association Scholarship
Raider Scholar
Rike Family Foundation Scholarship-Transfer
Students with Associate Degree
Frank L. Salsburg Memorial Honors Scholarship
Truman O. Schardt Scholarship
Oma K. Sells Honors Scholarship
Daisy A. Shellhouse Scholarship
Shepard Family Scholarship Fund
Brian Skelton Scholarship
Michael Small Memorial Scholarship
Student Union Scholarship
Wayne E. Tjossem Scholarship
Transfer Competitive Scholarships
University Trustees Scholarship
Valedictorian/Salutatorian Scholarship
George Vernooy Independence Award
Volksporting Scholarship
Millie Waddell Scholarship
Western Ohio Educational Foundation Scholarship- Lake Campus
Frederick A. White Endowed Scholarship
Frederick A. White Prize
Robert H. Whited Scholarship (Dayton Exchange Club)
Woods Scholarship
Wright State Organization for Women Scholarship (WOW)
Wright State Scholar
WSU Commended Scholarship
WSU National Scholarship
WSU Retirees Association Scholarship
WSU Semifinalist Scholarship
Peggy L. Wynkoop Scholarship

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