Criteria for selection include:
This is a competitive scholarship
Any first-time, domestic, freshmen degree-seeking student entering WMU in Fall
Cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale at the end of the junior year
ACT Math sub-score of 24 or higher OR an SAT Math score of 560 or higher
Completed admission application file (application, transcript, ACT/SAT and fee)
Must declare a major in College of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Student must live on WMU campus during the freshmen year
Students must submit an essay that highlights leadership experiences, successes, and learning. And up to three (3) letters of recommendation may be included with the essay submission and must be received no later than February 1 of senior year.
Essay should be sent to:
CEAS Scholarship Committee
C/O Scot Conant
Western Michigan University
1903 W. Michigan Ave., Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5317
Up to eight awards ranging from $1,500 to $12,000 will be given
Awards may be disbursed in no less than one and no more than four years, as decided by the CEAS Scholarship Committee.
Award amounts and scholarship disbursements are decided by the CEAS Scholarship Committee and are not subject to appeal.
Scholarships will be awarded on a competitive basis. Top candidates from the pool will be considered for scholarship based on appropriateness of essay, grade point average, and ACT/SAT scores. Students who are awarded more than one scholarship from the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences will receive the scholarship of the highest value unless otherwise notified.