2017-2018 Scholarships Awarded by the Colorado State University Women’s Association

The Colorado State University Women’s Association awarded the following scholarships for the 2017-2018 academic year. All students are encouraged to complete an online application at www.sfs.colostate.edu for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Scholarship Index

Colorado State University Women’s Association Scholarships
The Colorado State University Women’s Association offers three $3,000 scholarships ($1,500 each semester). A qualified applicant must be a Colorado State University undergraduate (sophomore, junior, senior) who has attended a minimum of one year or full-time graduate student during the academic year, demonstrate financial need, community/University involvement, and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Additional consideration will be given to non-traditional students and hardship cases (health concerns and single parents).

Ardith Briggs Kerst Scholarship
The Ardith Briggs Kerst Scholarship provides two $2,000 awards ($1,000 each semester). A qualified applicant must be an undergraduate or graduate student who has attended a minimum of one year at Colorado State University, demonstrates a financial need, and has a 2.75 GPA. Additional consideration will be given to hardship.

John and Pat Venable Scholarship
The John and Pat Venable Scholarship provides two $1,000 awards ($500 each semester). A qualified applicant must be an undergraduate student (sophomore, junior, or senior) enrolled full time at Colorado State University. They must demonstrate financial need, maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0, and be majoring in the College of Liberal Arts with a focus in music, theatre, English, the visual arts, or dance.

Lilla B. Morgan Memorial Scholarship
The Lilla B. Morgan Memorial Scholarship provides one $3,000 award ($1,500 each semester). A qualified applicant must be a full-time (at least 12 credit hours) undergraduate student during the year of use who has attended a minimum of one academic year at Colorado State University. The student must demonstrate academic scholarship (3.0 or better GPA), campus-community service, and financial need to be considered for this award.

Maybelle (Mic) Frantz Memorial Scholarship
The Mic Frantz Memorial Scholarship provides one $2,000 award ($1,000 each semester). A qualified applicant must be enrolled a minimum of one year at Colorado State University, be an undergraduate or graduate student in good academic standing, demonstrate financial need and/or academic potential, be involved in community and/or civic activities, and be involved in activities and/or experiences that demonstrate an understanding of or appreciation for people from all cultures and backgrounds. Other factors are an interest in study abroad and/or being a cancer survivor/family member.

Nancy M. Yeager Memorial Scholarship (Through the Community Foundation Serving Northern Colorado)
The Nancy M. Yeager Memorial Scholarship provides one $2,500 award ($1,250 each semester). A qualified applicant must be an undergraduate or graduate student enrolled a minimum of one semester at Colorado State University, have a minimum 2.75 GPA, and demonstrate financial need. Non-traditional students and hardship cases will be given additional consideration.

Patricia Ann Harper Memorial Scholarship
The Patricia Ann Harper Memorial Scholarship provides one $1,500 award ($750 each semester) to a Colorado State University full-time undergraduate or graduate student, demonstrates financial need as established by the Office of Student Financial Services of Colorado State University. The student must maintain a 3.0 GPA and demonstrate participation in community and/or civic activities.

Ralph Francis and Fern Howard Briggs Scholarship
The Ralph Francis and Fern Howard Briggs Scholarship provides two $2,000 awards ($1,000 each semester). A qualified applicant must be an undergraduate or graduate student, who has attended a minimum of one year at Colorado State University, demonstrates financial need, has a 2.75 GPA, and is a Colorado resident. Additional consideration will be given to hardship cases.

Romerta F. Cook Memorial Scholarship
The Romerta Cook Memorial Scholarship provides one $2,400 award ($1,200 each semester). A qualified applicant must be an undergraduate or graduate student at Colorado State University, who can demonstrate financial need and scholarly ability. Additional consideration will be given to nontraditional students, defined for this purpose as those who are not typical college age and in a hardship situation (such as being a single parent, maintaining an excessive work and/or credit load, or other exceptional factors).

Ruth C. Moyer Scholarship
The Ruth C. Moyer Scholarship provides one $2,000 award ($1,000 each semester). A qualified applicant is a high school senior who will be a first year undergraduate student at Colorado State University, Colorado resident, has a minimum 3.2 cumulative GPA in high school, and demonstrates financial need. Additional consideration is given to applicants with a rural/farming background.

Shirley Knox Memorial Scholarship
The Shirley Knox Memorial Scholarship provides one $2,500 award ($1,250 each semester). A qualified applicant must be an undergraduate or graduate student enrolled a minimum of one year at Colorado State University, demonstrate evidence of financial need and/or academic potential, have a 3.0 GPA, and show evidence of participating in community and/or civic activities.

Stella Morris Payne Scholarship (through the Community Foundation Serving Northern Colorado)
The Stella Morris Payne Scholarship provides one $900 award ($450 each semester) to a Colorado State University undergraduate or graduate student who demonstrates academic promise and who is in a hardship situation (such as being a single parent or maintaining an excessive work/credit load).

Patricia Lovelock Grant Memorial Scholarship
The Patricia Lovelock Grant Memorial Scholarship provides one $1,000 award ($500 each semester) to a Colorado State University undergraduate enrolled for a minimum of one year who demonstrates financial need as established by the Office of Student Financial Services, maintains an overall 3.0 GPA and demonstrates participation in community and/or civic activities.

David and Shirley Ames Scholarship
The David and Shirley Ames Scholarship provides one $1,500 award ($750 each semester). A qualified applicant must be an Animal Sciences major with a focus on food animals; be enrolled full time, and maintain an overall 3.0 GPA. Preference shall not be given to students who exceed the 3.0 GPA level. The scholarship applicant shall be selected by a committee appointed by the Dean of the College of Agriculture. The recipient shall be shared with CSUWA scholarships.

Genny and Warren Garst Scholarship
The Genny and Warren Garst Scholarship provides two $5,000 awards ($2,500 each semester). A qualified applicant must be enrolled full or part time with at least 6 credit hours each semester as an undergraduate student(Sophomore or above) in the College of Natural Sciences; must be a non-traditional student, demonstrate financial need as established by the Office of Student Financial Services of CSU, and maintain an overall 3.5 GPA. Preference shall be given to students who demonstrate participation in community and/or civic activities. A committee appointed by the Dean of the College of Natural Sciences shall select the recipient(s). The scholarship shall be renewable for two additional academic years, if the recipient continues to meet all required criteria.

Applying

  • Complete an online application at www.sfs.colostate.edu.
  • Online applications must be completed by 11:00 p.m., March 1, 2018.
  • Selections will be made in April 2018.

For more information about these scholarships, Virginia Fanning at (970) 491-3403 or virginia.fanning@colostate.edu.