Scholarships

The application period for the 2018-2019 acadmeic year is closed. The application period for 2019-2020 will open in october.

2018-2019 Graduate/Doctorate application is still available (specific deadlines vary by program)

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.

WCU SCHOLARSHIPS

NON-WCU SCHOLARSHIP RESOURCES

FAQs AND TIPS

AWARD FORMS

Upcoming Deadlines:

WCU Scholarship Application Deadline – February 6, 2018 (Application Now Closed)

FAFSA Filing Deadline – January 1, 2018 (Students who wish to be considered for a need-based scholarship must file their Free Application for Federal Student Aid in addition to the scholarship application. The federal priority filing deadline is January 1.)

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