College of Liberal Arts Scholarship

In May 2017, the College of Liberal Arts Scholarship was established with the Winona State University Foundation. The scholarship will support and encourage students in the College of Liberal Arts.

Criteria
1. Each recipient must be an undergraduate student enrolled full-time or part-time and in good standing at Winona State University.
2. Each recipient must have a declared major in the College of Liberal Arts.
3. Each recipient must be a Junior or Senior.
4. Each recipient must have a G.P.A of 2.5 or higher.
5. Each recipient must demonstrate financial need, but need should not be based solely on FAFSA.
6. As part of the application process for this scholarship, the student must submit an essay describing the following:
* Why you chose the major you did in the College of Liberal Arts
*Your financial need and how this scholarship will make a difference
7. Applicant must provide a reference letter from:

  • WSU professor/staff or community member

Selection Process
Final selection of the recipient will be made by the faculty committee within the College of Liberal Arts. This scholarship award shall be given to recipients who meet the selection criteria and the purpose and motivation requirements of the scholarship.

The criteria used in selecting a scholarship award recipient will be, in order of importance, the student’s:
• College
• Financial need
GPA

Award
$1,750.00
Department
College of Liberal Arts
Deadline
03/01/2018
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please submit an essay describing the following: a.)Why you chose the major you did in the College of Liberal Arts and b.)Your financial need and how this scholarship will make a difference.
  2. Letter of Reference - Teacher and/or Non-Related Community Member