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Scholarships

The Department of History offers numerous scholarships to History majors and minors.

To apply, complete WSU's specialized scholarship application: https://portalapps.weber.edu/schlApp/Default.aspx .

Once you complete the application, the History Department Scholarship Committee will evaluate your application!

 

Available Scholarships

 

Jack & Betty Lampros Endowment Scholarship

The scholarship recipient must have a declared major in the History Department. May be enrolled full or part-time.

Main Requirements

  • Majors: History, History Teaching, Social Science Composite History Teaching
  • Weber State GPA between 3.5 and 4.0

Martha H. Collette Memorial Scholarship

The scholarship recipient must have a declared minor in Public History and a minimum 2.5 GPA. May be enrolled full or part-time. Recipients may be resident or non-resident students, and do not have to be U.S. citizens.

Main Requirements

  • Minor: Public History
  • Weber State GPA between 2.5 and 4.0

Tom Connors/America First Credit Union Scholarship

The scholarship recipient must be a Utah resident student attending full time, with a declared major in History and a 3.0 GPA or higher.

Main Requirements 

  • Major: History
  • Attendance level: Full-time (12-18 credit hours/semester)
  • Utah resident
  • Weber State GPA between 3.0 and 4.0

Lola Allred Sessions Scholarship

The scholarship recipient must be a female with a declared major in History, attending full-time, who is a U.S. citizen and Utah resident. The scholarship will be awarded to an outstanding student who shows unique promise as a History major.

Main Requirements

  • Majors: History, History Teaching, Social Science Composite History Teaching
  • Attendance level: Full-time (12-18 credit hours/semester)
  • Gender: Female
  • U.S. Citizen
  • Utah Resident
  • Weber State GPA between 2.5 and 4.0

Dr. Richard Eberle Memorial Scholarship

The scholarship recipient must be a History major, have a 3.5 GPA or higher, and may be attending full or part-time. Preference will be given to a non-traditional student with the intent to teach history at the secondary school or university level.

Main Requirements

  • Majors: History, History Teaching, Social Science Composite History Teaching
  • Weber State GPA between 3.5 and 4.0

Wat Misaka and Japanese American Citizens League, Utah Chapter, Scholarship Endowment

The scholarship recipient must have a declared minor in Asian Studies, have a 2.5 GPA or higher, may be full or part-time student, and have demonstrated interest in Asian history, culture, and /or language. Preference will be given to Asian American students or those pursuing opportunities to study abroad in Asia. Applicants will need to submit a resume and one-page letter of interest. The scholarship recipient will be selected by the Asian Studies Scholarship Committee.

Main Requirements

  • Minor: Asian Studies
  • Weber State GPA between 2.5 and 4.0

Harrington Asian Studies Scholarship

The scholarship recipient must be an undergraduate, full-time student enrolled in the Asian Studies program at WSU, and have a 3.0 GPA or higher. Preference will be given to those students who have completed at least 2 semesters of an Asian foreign language (or the equivalent in comprehensive credit) and on Asian history courses. Applicants will need to submit an essay.

Main Requirements

  • Minor: Asian Studies
  • Attendance level: Full-time (12-18 credit hours/semester)
  • Weber State GPA between 3.0 and 4.0