Scholarships

18-19 Open Application

 

Western Carolina University offers numerous scholarships, both need and merit based, supporting a wide variety student types and fields of study. In addition, WCU’s scholarship support staff work to connect students with state-administered scholarship opportunities and others.

Here you’ll find resources and information about scholarships of all types. Be sure to review the important upcoming deadlines below.

INFORMATION ON WCU SCHOLARSHIPS

NON-WCU SCHOLARSHIP RESOURCES

FAQs AND TIPS

AWARD FORMS

Upcoming Deadlines:

WCU Scholarship Application Deadline – Feb. 1

To be considered for scholarships for the 2018-2019 school year, students must submit the general scholarship application by Feb. 1.

Log in to myWCU to access the scholarship application

FAFSA Filing Deadline – January 1

Students who want to be considered for a need-based scholarship need to file their Free Application for Federal Student Aid in addition to the scholarship application. The federal priority filing deadline is January 1.

FAFSA Application

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