Students can submit ONE online scholarship application to be considered for multiple scholarships. Click on the "How to Apply" tab below.

Scholarships are awarded on a competitive basis to students who complete the online Wright State University Scholarship Application. To qualify as a continuing undergraduate student you must have earned hours and a competitive GPA, both earned at Wright State University. Applicants are considered for scholarship awards based on the eligibility criteria listed in the scholarship descriptions. Scholarships are awarded on an “as funds are available basis.” Recipients are selected by committee(s) comprised of faculty members from their college. Scholarship awards are for one year and range from $300 up to the value of tuition. For more details on possible scholarship opportunities, use the scholarship search to see what you may qualify for.

 

Scholarship Descriptions

In addition to the university scholarships listed in the descriptions below, some departments or divisions may offer other scholarships to continuing students. Check with the chair in your academic department for any other options.

All Majors

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to students currently enrolled at main campus with at least a 2.0 cumulative GPA. Student must be a residential student currently living in the residence halls or apartment communities and/or has demonstrated financial need

Deadline Date
March 21 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply

Please contact Residence Life & Housing for details on how to apply

Essay Requirements/ Expectations

Be sure your essay demonstrates how you have been able to overcome various challenges in your life.

Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered.

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to students of African American descent that live in the Greater Miami Valley area; minimum enrollment of six credit hours required with a cumulative GPA of 2.5; must have documented financial need

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Up to $1,000
Eligibility Criteria

Available to full and part-time students with a minimum GPA of 2.7; Student must be the immediate family member (spouse, child, legal dependent, stepchild, or grandchild) of a Wright State University graduate who is a current annual member of the Wright State University Alumni Association and at least in their third consecutive year of membership or a paid-in-full life member at the time of application.

Renewable?
Yes; must reapply annually
Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Essay Requirements/ Expectations

Submit a 200 word essay detailing your commitment to community service and outline how you lived out that commitment in your own experiences (3,500 character maximum). If copied and pasted from MS Word, please do not use formatting like indentations or bullets.

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to students in University College that have documented financial need and have successfully moved through two or three levels of at least two developmental education courses and are ready to enroll in their college level courses; first priority for students in need of living expenses; second priority for students in need of tuition and/or books

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to any major; must be in good academic standing at Wright State University; first preference will be given to students of African–American descent with demonstrated financial need, first generation students and/or those returning to complete undergraduate degrees.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
$300 to $1,500
Eligibility Criteria

All Wright State students with a 3.4 minimum cumulative GPA by the end of Fall semester, who apply, will compete with applicants from the same college for the monies raised by the WSU Foundation each year

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to students in good academic standing at WSU that graduated from Wayne High School (Huber Heights, OH) or Northeastern High School (Springfield, OH)

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to any major with a 3.5 cumulative GPA

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to students in good academic standing at Wright State University. Additional criteria for the scholarship may be established by the dean of the college/school in which the scholarship is awarded.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

This scholarship was established to honor Dr. Flack, the fourth president of Wright State University, following his untimely death; open to junior or seniors with a minimum 3.0 GPA who are involved with campus and/or community organizations and activities; all applicants are reviewed by their college scholarship committee, and one recommendation from each college will be made to the University Scholarship Committee for selection of the recipient. Student must be an Ohio resident.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All nominated candidates will be considered by the University Scholarship Committee

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Awarded to honor Harry Jeffrey who served the University Foundation Board of Directors for many years as secretary and then from 1981-83 as president; all applicants are reviewed by their college scholarship committee; one nomination is made by each college to the University Scholarship Committee for selection

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All nominated candidates will be considered by the University Scholarship Committee

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to Independent Scholars Network students in good standing; documented financial need; attained, at minimum, sophomore status; minimum GPA of 2.75

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

Only students who meet the criteria of an Independent Scholar will be considered for this scholarship award.

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to students who are registered with the Office of Disability Services and who are in good academic standing. 

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to undergraduate female students; work at least part-time; have at least one dependent; demonstrate financial and/or circumstantial need; and maintaining a G.P.A. of at least 2.5.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered by the Women’s Center Scholarship Screening Committee.  Please include any information about your financial or circumstantial need and your part or full-time employment.

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

The Kim and Shelley Goldenberg Scholarship for the Women's Center was endowed by former WSU president Kim Goldenberg and his wife Shelley in 2006. The scholarship fund was established to provide financial support to students who have demonstrated leadership potential and/or community service; available to undergraduate students; have demonstrated leadership potential and/or commitment to community service; demonstrate financial need; and be in good academic standing, maintaining a G.P.A. of 2.5.

Renewable?
Yes; must reapply annually
Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered by the Women’s Center Scholarship Screening Committee. Please include information about your demonstrated leadership potential and/or community service in your essay.

Award Amount
$1,200
Eligibility Criteria

Available to students graduating with an associate degree from Lake Campus; minimum cumulative GPA of 3.4 and attend Dayton campus directly from Lake Campus

Renewable?
Yes
Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
$800
Eligibility Criteria

Available to Lake Campus students who have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.4 and have earned a minimum of 60 credit hours at Lake Campus; student must attend the Dayton campus directly from Lake Campus

Renewable?
Yes
Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to students who plan to study abroad and are registered with the Office of Disability Services.  Preference will be given to third and fourth year students.  

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Funding is raised annually through the WSU Foundation; recipients are selected by each college scholarship committee; a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.4 is required

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to any major; must be maintaining satisfactory academic standing at Wright State University; first preference will be given to students with documented financial need.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to full-time undergraduate students with financial need and minimum GPA of 3.0

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

The Organization for Black Faculty & Staff (OBFS) offers this scholarship to students of an underrepresented group with a minimum GPA of 2.6.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Essay Requirements/ Expectations

Indicate in the essay how this award will assist you.

Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies; recipient may receive only once
Eligibility Criteria

Available to all students who have parents, stepparents, or legal guardians who are current WSU Parent Association members

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Be a member in good standing of the Ohio Pi Chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity as defined by The Sigma Phi Epsilon National Fraternity organization, Wright State University, and the Ohio Pi Chapter; available to full-time students with junior or senior status at the time of award; minimum 3.0 GPA

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

Recipient must remain a member in good standing, fully participating in Sigma Phi Epsilon Ohio Pi Chapter functions and activities during the semester of the award.

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

This award is open to students who have been inducted into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, Wright State Chapter

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Undergraduate in-state tuition
Eligibility Criteria

An award will be made to recognize one outstanding senior student with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.8; recipient must graduate Spring semester of the upcoming academic year; all eligible applicants are reviewed by the college scholarship committees and one nomination from each college will be made to the president who will select the recipient after an interview process; recipient will participate in a collaborative research project with the university president

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All nominated candidates will be considered by the university president

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to junior or senior African American students who are Ohio residents with a 3.0 minimum GPA; first preference for selection will be given to applicants who are not recipients of a four-year university scholarship; all eligible applicants will be reviewed by the college scholarship committees, and one nomination from each college will be made to the University Scholarship Committee who makes the selection

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All nominated candidates will be considered by the University Scholarship Committee

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to students with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and NOT current or past members of Wright State University Student Government; this scholarship requires two recommendations from Wright State faculty or staff

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Essay Requirements/ Expectations

Indicate in your essay student involvement and contributions to the WSU student community and how this has helped you grow as an individual.

Additional Information

You will be notified via e-mail to submit the second recommendation, if applicable; all eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to active inducted members of Beta Phi Omega Fraternity for a minimum of a one year period; must be in good academic standing at Wright State

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Scholarships that recognize and reward leadership, service, and academic performance; applicants should be African American students registering full-time with a 2.5 GPA or above

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to residents of Montgomery or Greene counties; applicants must be enrolled for at least nine credit hours per semester with a minimum GPA of 2.5

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to Beavercreek High School graduates who have completed one year of study at Wright State; applicants must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 and documented financial need

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to assist a son or daughter of a WSU Alumnus living in Greene County

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

This scholarship is awarded to honor Robert S. Oelman, a distinguished former Wright State leader; all applicants are reviewed by their college scholarship committee; one nomination is made by each college to the University Scholarship Committee for selection

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All nominated candidates will be considered by the University Scholarship Committee

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to undergraduate students with at least a 2.0 cumulative GPA.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to a first-generation college student that demonstrates financial need and has a cumulative GPA of 3.0

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Essay Requirements/ Expectations

Be sure to note your status as a first-generation student in your essay

Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to a full-time student with a minimum GPA of 3.0; first preference given to applicant who is a relative of a WSU retiree (or) age 25 or older

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have completed the Law School Admission Council application. First preference will be given to students who are members of a racial or ethnic minority group.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to current or future students who have been admitted to Wright State University.  Preference will be given to women with dependent children who have a cumulative GPA of 3.0.

Renewable?
Yes; must reapply annually
Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered by the Women’s Center Scholarship Screening Committee.

Honors Program

Award Amount
$2,500
Eligibility Criteria

Available for continuing Honors students who are in good standing; scholarships will be awarded beginning Fall 2013; preference will be given to students who have little or no other scholarship support and who have already begun taking Honors courses; scholarship recipients are required to graduate as University Honors Scholars (visit University Honors Program Student Handbook)

Renewable?
Yes; up to two additional years provided recipient makes satisfactory progress
Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Up to $2,500
Eligibility Criteria

Up to two awards will be made to recognize the potential for outstanding senior honors research; recipients must be in good standing and in a position to graduate with Departmental Honors or as University Honors Scholars (visit University Honors Program Student Handbook)

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Full tuition
Eligibility Criteria

Two scholarships are awarded to outstanding junior or senior honors students who have at least a 3.8 cumulative GPA, are in good standing, and are working toward graduation as University Honors Scholars (visit University Honors Program Student Handbook)

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered, if funding is available

Award Amount
Up to $3,500
Eligibility Criteria

This scholarship was established by Mr. Salsburg (B.A., Religion, 1976) before his death to encourage academic excellence. Available to junior and senior Honors Program students who have a minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA, are in good standing, and are working toward graduation as University Honors Scholars (visit University Honors Program Student Handbook); the selection committee seeks to reward the applicant who best exemplifies Frank Salsburg's combination of academic excellence, strong vocational goals, and a record of service to campus and community

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Essay Requirements/ Expectations

In their essays, applicants should address their academic, personal, and vocational goals in relation to their participation in the Honors Program; the essay should also include a discussion of possible senior honors projects.

Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Miscellaneous Majors

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to full-time students with documented financial need and a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to full-time students with documented financial need and a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to students majoring in Mathematics/Statistics or English in good academic standing at Wright State University. Student must be the custodial parent of a child under the age of 18. Must have documented financial need.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Awards vary from $1,500 to $4,700
Eligibility Criteria

Available to continuing undergraduate students who are Ohio residents pursuing degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, or Medicine (STEMM); 3.0 GPA or above.

Renewable?
Yes; as funds are available from the State of Ohio
Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to students majoring in electrical engineering, computer engineering, computer science, management information systems, physics, chemistry, or mathematics; must be a U.S. citizen; include AFCEA membership in the list of extracurricular activities if applicable

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Be an undergraduate student in the College of Engineering and Computer Science or the Raj Soin College of Business; defined as middle class by the United States Census Bureau; have a cumulative GPA of between 2.5 and 3.5; preference given to students from underrepresented minority groups.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to continuing students in good academic standing who have registered with the Office of Disability Services or are a veteran of the armed forces; have demonstrated financial need.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to students that have achieved sophomore status with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0; Individual must have contributed to Student Union volunteer programs and services while working as a student employee.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to degree seeking active members of Wright State’s NLA program; meet NLA membership Requirements; preference given to students with demonstrated need.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

First preference awarded to a student majoring in Music or Music Education who graduated from Fairborn High School. Second preference is Education major from Fairborn High School.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
$1,000
Eligibility Criteria

Resident of Preble County, Ohio; available to full-time or part-time junior or senior students in good academic standing; preference given to students studying in STEM fields, non-traditional students, and/or students demonstrating financial need.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to continuing undergraduate students with at least Junior status at the time of award; admitted within a STEM discipline; minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA; U.S. citizen.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Awards will be made to Raj Soin College of Business and College of Engineering and Computer Science students; available to junior or senior majors in designated college with a minimum GPA of 3.0 or above

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to female students majoring in Physics, Chemistry, or Management. Possess a strong commitment to becoming an admired business leader as well as displaying strong entrepreneurial skills and characteristics. Have demonstrated academic achievement within Physics, Chemistry, or Management.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information
All eligible applicants will be considered
Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to full-time students with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to juniors or seniors majoring in chemistry, physics, math, computer science, electrical or computer engineering

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

The Bolinga Cultural Resource Center will select junior or senior, African American engineering majors with an overall GPA of at least 2.5; must have documented financial need

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to students majoring in Physical or Natural Sciences or Engineering. Must have documented financial need. Must have a minimum 2.7 GPA.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Award Amount
$2,000
Eligibility Criteria

Be an undergraduate full-time female student that has completed at least one year in any STEM major in the College of Engineering and Computer Science, the College of Science and Mathematics, or an ISOM major in the Raj Soin College of Business; minimum GPA of 3.0; preference given to applicants who are DaytonDefense members in good standing.

Renewable?
Yes; for three years must maintain 3.0 cumulative GPA and full time status
Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

College of Engineering and Computer Science Majors

Award Amount
$2,000
Eligibility Criteria

Available to students admitted into the College of Engineering and Computer Science with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and have documented financial need. Preference given to first generation college students.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
$1,000
Eligibility Criteria

First preference to admitted College of Engineering and Computer Science students majoring in industrial and systems engineering with a focus in human integrated systems; indicate this focus in the essay; 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA required

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Electrical engineering majors will be considered for this award by the Electrical Engineering Department; awardees are expected to participate in EMCWA activities

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to an outstanding engineering major with documented financial need and a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to electrical engineering majors

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount of full in-state tuition
Eligibility Criteria

Must be a returning junior seeking computer science degree with demonstrated interest in software development; first preference given to female students

Renewable?
Yes; for 2 years
Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to materials science and engineering majors with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0; must be a U.S. citizen

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Be a full or part-time continuing undergraduate student in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative gpa of 2.5 and have demonstrated financial need.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to undergraduate students majoring in Computer Science and/or Computer Engineering and have cumulative GPA between a 2.5 and 3.5

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
$1,500
Eligibility Criteria

Available to students with at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA. Be a College of Engineering and Computer Science major. Must have documented financial need. Have work authorization for an internship in the U.S. prior to graduation and be eligible to work full-time in the U.S. upon graduation.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to full-time majors in industrial systems engineering

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to junior and senior electrical engineering majors with a 3.0 cumulative GPA and documented financial need

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to engineering and computer science students with an interest in optics; indicate in essay student interest in optics; must have documented financial need with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to biomedical or industrial systems engineering majors with documented financial need and a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5; first preference given to physically challenged students

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to materials science majors with documented financial need and a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
$2,500
Eligibility Criteria

Available to junior and senior students majoring in electrical, computer, biomedical, or mechanical engineering with a 3.3 minimum GPA; must be a U.S. citizen

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Essay Requirements/ Expectations

Applicants should include in their essay a statement of goals and accomplishments, why they want this scholarship, and how they intend to apply their education.

Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to mechanical or materials engineering majors with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 who are residents of Montgomery, Preble, Greene, Clark, Warren, or Darke counties and have documented financial need

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to all majors in the College of Engineering and Computer Science with 2.7 minimum cumulative GPA and with documented financial need

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to students admitted to the College of Engineering and Computer Science with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0; scholarship committee will select based on demonstration of academic achievement

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to industrial systems or mechanical systems engineering majors

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Raj Soin College of Business Majors

Award Amount
Amounts vary from $500 to $3,000
Eligibility Criteria

There are numerous scholarships available to full-time and part-time accounting majors who have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement, leadership, and extracurricular activities; in general, applicants must have an overall and accounting GPA of at least 3.2 and complete eight hours of principles-level accounting coursework by August prior to applying; financial need is a secondary consideration

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Essay Requirements/ Expectations

Essay should discuss extracurricular activities, leadership, business experiences, and professional goals.

Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered; scholarships include Accountancy Alumni; Battelle & Battelle; James W. Blain; Deloitte & Touche LLP Accounting Excellence; Ernst & Young; Flagel, Huber, Flagel & Company; William L. Gans; Russell Hereth; Bonnie Hupman Memorial; Howard L. Magner; Jacob B. Paperman; William I. Schoenfeld; Pohlman & Talmage; and Thomas D. Weeda Memorial Scholarship

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to management information systems majors with a minimum GPA of 3.3

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Essay Requirements/ Expectations

Indicate in essay student's commitment to career in information systems

Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to Management Information System or Supply Chain Management majors with a minimum GPA of 3.0, preference will be given to students with financial need

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to a junior or senior, management major preferred

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
One award of $3,500
Eligibility Criteria

Available to business majors who may have an interest in college bookstore retail management; recipient must be full-time, with a minimum GPA of 3.5; with an expected graduation of Spring semester of the upcoming academic year.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Minimum $1,500
Eligibility Criteria

Available to female undergraduate continuing or transfer students (of at least sophomore status) admitted to the Raj Soin College of Business, majoring in Accountancy with a minimum GPA of 2.5; students must be working while attending school.  Preference will be given to minority students.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to student majoring in Management, Human Resources or other management-related fields who have demonstrated academic achievement as determined by the Department of Management and International Business Scholarship Committee.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to junior or senior business majors with a 3.5 GPA in business courses

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Essay Requirements/ Expectations

Applicants should explain in the essay their leadership skills exhibited through university and/or community activities and describe their employment status while attending Wright State.

Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to full-time business majors

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amounts vary from $500 to $1,500
Eligibility Criteria

There are numerous scholarships available to full-time finance majors who have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement, leadership, and extracurricular activities; in general, applicants must have an overall and finance GPA of at least 3.0 and Junior standing or higher; financial need is a secondary consideration

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Essay Requirements/ Expectations

Essay should discuss extracurricular activities, leadership, business experiences, and future professional goals.

Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered; scholarships include Finance Scholarship; Finance Club Scholarship; William J. Kane Scholarship; Daniel J. Kaufman Memorial Scholarship; Peter W. Bacon Scholarship; Tejasvi Mateti Memorial Scholarship; and Matthew Watson Scholarship

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to junior or senior students majoring in Economics with a minimum GPA of 2.5; preference will be given to students who have an interest in applying Economic theories and thought to underserved populations.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
$5,000
Eligibility Criteria

Available to full-time students in the Raj Soin College of Business who transfer directly from Cincinnati State Community College-Middletown Campus with a minimum of 26 semester hours and a transfer GPA of 3.0; preference will be given to African-American student

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to full and part-time Operations Management or Management Information Systems majors; awards are based on academic performance, leadership qualities, and extracurricular activities; financial need is secondary criterion

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Essay Requirements/ Expectations

Applicants should discuss in their essays their interests, extracurricular activities, leadership, business and background experience, and goals.

Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to business majors in good academic standing at Wright State; first preference to students seeking a career in banking; explain banking career choice in essay

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to minority students majoring in accountancy, economics, finance, management, management information systems, and marketing; candidates must be full-time residents or have graduated from a high school in Montgomery, Greene, Clark, Miami, Darke, Preble, or Warren counties

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to nontraditional degree-seeking full or part-time female business students; single parent, working full-time, who have documented financial need

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to full-time undergraduate marketing majors with an emphasis on customer service insight; minimum GPA of 3.0; and demonstrated financial need, but need is not required.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amounts vary from $500 to $2,000
Eligibility Criteria

There are numerous scholarships available to full-time undergraduate marketing majors who have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement, leadership, and extracurricular activities; in general, applicants must have an overall and marketing GPA of at least 3.4 and complete 4 hours of principles-level marketing course work by December; financial need is secondary consideration

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Essay Requirements/ Expectations

Essay should discuss extracurricular activities, leadership, business experiences, and professional goals.

Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered; scholarships include Peggy Rike Scholarship; Marketing Scholarship for Outstanding Achievement; Marketing Scholarship for International Education; Jo Ann Self Scholarship; Thomas Dovel Memorial Scholarship; Roger Brucker Scholarship for Marketing Enthusiasm; and Shumsky Enterprises Scholarship

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to junior or senior nontraditional degree-seeking business students (first preference to those between 25-39 years old); with at least a 3.0 cum gpa who have documented financial need

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Minimum award amount $1,000
Eligibility Criteria

Available to Marketing Customer Insight Program majors

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
$1,000
Eligibility Criteria

Available to business students with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to junior or senior Management majors, first preference will be given to U.S. Citizens

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to nontraditional female, full or part-time business students with a minimum of two consecutive semesters of previous study who have documented financial need

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
$1,000
Eligibility Criteria

Available to senior students majoring in accounting, finance or management with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. Financial aid award package will be reviewed to make final selection of recipient.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Two awards of $1,500 each
Eligibility Criteria

Available to business majors with demonstrated financial need; minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0; first preference to female or minority students in the marketing or retail program.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Two awards of $500 each
Eligibility Criteria

Available to students majoring in economics, finance, financial services, human resource management, international business, management, management information systems, marketing, supply chain management; need minimum GPA of 3.0

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to business majors that graduated from Fairborn High School; 3.0 minimum GPA required

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to African American business students in good academic standing that demonstrate financial need

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Five awards of $2,000 each
Eligibility Criteria

Available to business majors with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.8 that demonstrate leadership potential; first preference will be given to students that are full-time Morris Furniture employees or are working at the company as a WSU intern or co-op student

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Essay Requirements/ Expectations

Discuss in your essay if you meet the first preference criteria.

Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to full-time students pursuing majors within the Raj Soin College of Business; applicants must demonstrate financial need and have a cumulative GPA of 2.5; first preference is given to women and minorities

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to business majors with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and documented financial need

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible majors will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to finance or financial services majors with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0; first preference to applicants with documented financial need

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
$1,000
Eligibility Criteria

Available to finance or financial services majors with documented financial need and a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

College of Science and Mathematics Majors

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

First preference to psychology majors involved in a program of study directed towards participation in research during their senior year, on in independent research, or as a research assistant; student should be active or plan to be active in either Psi Chi or Psych Club; the student should be working in the area of neuroscience; minimum GPA of 3.0 required on at least 75 hours of undergraduate classes and must demonstrate financial need

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Essay Requirements/ Expectations

Essay should explain financial needs and the research in the neuroscience areas.

Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to biology majors intending Pre-Med; students must demonstrate financial need and the ability and desire to enter medical school

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
$1,000
Eligibility Criteria

Be majoring in Biological Sciences in good academic standing.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
$500
Eligibility Criteria

Available to environmental science and biology majors with demonstrated financial need

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

These awards are available to chemistry majors with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Junior and senior mathematics/statistics majors will be considered for this award by the Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Be enrolled as a chemistry major in a College of Science and Mathematics bachelor of science degree chemistry program; minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA; full-time; have demonstrated financial need. Preference will be given to applicants in their junior or senior year and to those with the greatest financial need.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Two awards of $1,500 each
Eligibility Criteria

Available to junior or senior chemistry majors with a cumulative GPA of 2.7 or higher

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to chemistry majors with documented financial need with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to physics or engineering physics majors, sophomore status or higher, with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to an African American or female with declared major in Environmental Health Sciences

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to undergraduate Physics majors, registered full-time and progressing toward a degree with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 and have taken PHY2400.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
Essay Requirements/ Expectations
Additional Information

Special consideration given to applicants who demonstrate exceptional involvement in Physics courses, laboratories, the Society of Physics Students or other departmental activities.

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to students pursuing a major in the College of Science and Mathematics who plan to teach science

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to students entering, or in their junior year majoring in any of the biological sciences; must have minimum cumulative GPA of 3.25; must have initiated, or be about to initiate some form of independent scholarly activity, verifiable by a faculty supervisor; explain this activity in the essay

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to declared math and statistic majors

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to junior or senior students enrolled in the pre-med program with a minimum GPA of 3.5; student should demonstrate humanist values, as evidenced by a commitment to volunteering; first preference given to pre-med society member

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to Medical Technology majors with documented financial need and a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to science majors who graduated from a Miami Valley high school, demonstrate financial need, and have an interest in the betterment of society

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

College of Education and Human Services Majors

Award Amount
$500
Eligibility Criteria

Available to Early Childhood Education majors with a minimum 2.5 cum gpa.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered.

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to education majors who graduated from Vandalia Butler High School

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to students majoring in pre-kindergarten/kindergarten-primary with a minimum of 30 credit hours earned at Wright State with a minimum GPA of 3.5, or have completed the Praxis 1 (PPST exam) with a score above the 70th percentile

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to full-time junior or senior education majors

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Essay Requirements/ Expectations

Include commitment to multicultural issues

Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to a nontraditional student (i.e. a five year gap between high school and college) who is admitted to the College of Education and Human Services; must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.7 and take at least six credit hours per quarter

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Essay Requirements/ Expectations

Describe your nontraditional student status in essay.

Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Minimum award of $500
Eligibility Criteria

Available to full-time education and human services majors with preference to early childhood education majors; must have minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

College of Nursing and Health Majors

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to undergraduate nursing students with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and demonstrate financial need; must have successfully completed the first nursing course

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to undergraduate nursing student with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0; must demonstrate financial need and be a resident of the Miami Valley region; first preference to student returning to college and/or is 25 years or older

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to junior or senior female nursing students over 35 years of age, enrolled full or part-time with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
$1,500 plus graduation bonus of $1,000
Eligibility Criteria

Available to senior undergraduate nursing students with a minimum GPA of 3.0; demonstrate community involvement on scholarship application; first consideration to students who are employed or who are raising a family

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to junior or senior nursing students with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and demonstrate financial need; preference given to graduates of Bethel Local Schools, Miami County, Ohio or residents of Bethel Township, Ohio or members of Brandt Lutheran Church in Tipp City, Ohio (indicate this in essay)

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
$500
Eligibility Criteria

Available to students with a minimum GPA of 2.5 and demonstrate financial need; first preference to students who plan to work in the Veterans Administration system, public health service, or the U.S. military

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Essay Requirements/ Expectations

Note intended work area in essay

Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
$500
Eligibility Criteria

Available to undergraduate Hispanic nursing students registered for, at minimum, NUR 217; candidates must demonstrate financial need, have a minimum GPA of 2.75, and be registered for a minimum of two classes

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Essay Requirements/ Expectations

Be sure to describe career objectives and how this award will help achieve these objectives

Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to nursing majors who graduated from high school in the nine county area serviced by Wright State University and have documented financial need

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to nursing students with documented financial need

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to students pursuing majors in nursing with documented financial need

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to nursing students that demonstrate financial need and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0; first preference to first generation college students

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Essay Requirements/ Expectations

Indicate in essay if you plan to pursue at least a master's degree

Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to nursing students with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and documented financial need

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to nursing students with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and demonstrated financial need

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to undergraduate nursing students that are Ohio residents; minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 required and must demonstrate financial need; first preference to students who reside in a rural community (indicate this in essay)

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to nursing students with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and demonstrate financial need; preference given to students with experience and/or have an interest in working with the aging in the field of senior health or long-term care

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

First preference to an African American female nursing student, age thirty-five or older; applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and demonstrate financial need

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to nursing majors that graduated from Cedarville, Jamestown, or South Charleston High School; need a minimum GPA of 2.5

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

College of Liberal Arts

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to a junior or senior in the College of Liberal Arts with a  minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 and have documented financial need.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to a female, junior or senior majoring in Motion Pictures.  

Deadline Date
See "How to Apply".
How to Apply

Contact the Department of Theatre, Dance and Motion Pictures for more information.

Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Minimum award amount is $1,000
Eligibility Criteria

Available to junior or senior in the Design/Technology area; plan to attend graduate school or pursue a professional career in theatre technology, theatre design or stage management; minimum 3.0 GPA in Design/Technology classes and excel through production work and class work, in the technical, design or management areas of theatre, exhibit unusual enthusiasm for learning, and have an outstanding potential for success in their chosen field. 

Deadline Date
See "How to Apply".
How to Apply

Contact the Department of Theatre, Dance and Motion Pictures for more information.

Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to declared English majors in their fourth and final year of undergraduate studies and have documented financial need

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to undergraduate History majors; have at least one term remaining prior to receiving a baccalaureate degree; submit an essay on some topic of history; preference given to essays on a facet of British history or the British Empire; preference will be given to students who have demonstrated financial need.   

Deadline Date
See "How to Apply"
How to Apply

Contact the Department of History for more information.

Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to students pursuing a major in sociology with an overall GPA of at least a 2.5

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to students pursuing a major in anthropology

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
$5,000
Eligibility Criteria

Available to full-time communication majors in the College of Liberal Arts who transfer directly from Cincinnati State Community College-Middletown Campus with a minimum of 26 semester hours and a transfer GPA of 3.0; preference will be given to African-American students

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to a senior English major with a concentration in professional writing or creative writing; a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0  with a minimum 3.2 gpa in their major; be a nontraditional student, preferably female and have documented financial need

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Student must be a degree seeking student in the College of Liberal Arts.  Preference will be given to students who are travelling abroad for the first time and to students who are travelling to a Spanish-speaking country. 

Deadline Date
See "How to Apply"
How to Apply

Contact the CoLA Deans Office for more information at 775-2225.

Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
$1,000
Eligibility Criteria

Available to fine or performing arts majors with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and have documented financial need

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to students in the College of Liberal Arts with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and have documented financial need.

Renewable?
Yes; must reapply annually
Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to a senior English major with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and have documented financial need

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Be a full or part-time continuing undergraduate student in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative gpa of 2.5 and have demonstrated financial need.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to a junior or senior Theatre, Dance and Motion Picture majors with a minimum 2.5 GPA; preference will be given to students who have documented financial need.

Deadline Date
See "How to Apply".
How to Apply

Contact the Department of Theatre, Dance and Motion Pictures for more information.

Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
$2,500
Eligibility Criteria

Available to outstanding students in the fine and performing arts.

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

Award Amount
Amount varies
Eligibility Criteria

Available to full-time or part-time African American students pursuing a degree in the College of Liberal Arts; first preference will be given to music majors for their academic performance

Deadline Date
February 18 (prior to the start of the academic year)
How to Apply
Additional Information

All eligible applicants will be considered

How to Apply

CONTINUING UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS can submit ONE application to apply for multiple donor-based scholarships funded through the Wright State University Foundation and also scholarships funded by the University. The system will automatically match students with any scholarships for which they are eligible. Final awards will be determined by various scholarship committees. 

(There may be other department/division scholarship options not yet associated with this application, so check with the chair or program director in your department for any other options.)

Wright State students can access this single, common scholarship application via WINGS Express.

In WINGS Express select the Student and Financial Aid tab, then click on Financial Aid and Scholarships, and then click on *Online Scholarship Application.

Be sure your online scholarship application is submitted by 11:59 p.m. on February 18, 2015. (Online application will be available in November 2014)

Once you have submitted your application you will NOT be able to access it to make changes. However, you will be able to monitor the return of your Recommendation Form and make changes to your reference after the application has been submitted. You will log back into your scholarship application via WINGS Express. Once in your application, click on the “blue button” titled Recommendations.

Application Tips:

  1. Make a list of all of your extra-curricular activities, volunteer experience, community service, memberships, awards, honors, etc. etc. Only include information relevant during your post-secondary studies. Include contributions made to the Wright State University Campus Community.
  2. This application will require at least one reference. Select a previous or current faculty member who can provide information about your unique qualities and/or exceptional academic abilities. Contact your intended reference prior to listing him/her. Be sure to collect their email address since they will receive a request by email to complete your online recommendation form.
  3. An essay is needed for all scholarships. Your essay will set you apart from the other applicants. Take your time, edit, review and edit again! Write your essay in Word, then copy and paste into the application. The essay should: explain your educational goals, professional goals, career aspirations, commitment to community service, and also tell us how a scholarship award will make a difference in your personal and financial circumstances.
  4. Complete your 2015-2016 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) beginning January 1, 2015. Your completed FAFSA should be filed by February 15th to be considered for need-based scholarships.

Scholarship award decisions begin in the spring and continue throughout the summer. Students will receive an e-mail via their Wright State University e-mail account if a scholarship has posted to their Award Notice. The Award Notice is available in WINGS Express.