scholarships

Center for Multicultural Excellence Scholarship Resources

To learn how to apply for any of the scholarships listed below, and schedule an appointment with a counselor. Click Here!

You can also call or email the Center and express your interest: (801) 626-7006 multicultural@weber.edu | Student Services Building, Suite 150. 

 

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Byron Warfield-Graham

Private scholarship for students who are engaged in Social Justice. 2.5 GPA or higher. Preference will be given to Political Science  Journalism  majors and BSU members.  Please fill out the online application.

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HAC

Private scholarship for full-time students involved in the Hispanic Area Council. 

 

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Norman C. & Barbara L. Tanner Housing Scholarship

Students who identify as an ethnic minority and are an incoming first-year student may qualify. Please fill out the online Google Form Application to apply.

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Owens, Norris & Eleanor

Private scholarship for students who identify as American Indian, Asian, Black, Hispanic, or Pacific Islander.

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Oportunidad Scholarship Fund

Please fill out the online Google Form Application to apply.

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Tony Ulibarri Fund

A private scholarship for multicultural students who can show proof that they are in need of financial assistance.

 

 

 

 

 

Multicultural Scholars Program   

 

The CME is able to offer tuition activity waivers to students who meet the following requirements:

  • Must be actively involved in CME leadership programs and (Area councils, clubs, organizations, initiatives, etc.)
  • Must maintain a 2.5 semester and 2.5 WSU cumulative GPA or higher
  • Must be a full-time student (at least 12 credit hours or more)
  • Must be an ethnic minority student
  • Meet with counselor
  • Submit mid-term grade check form 
  • Must be making progress towards a degree
  • Volunteer for 5 hours per semester or as agreed upon (due to Covid-19 not expected)
  • Power Hour

If you are a student who is interested in this scholarship, please schedule an appointment with a counselor. For more information, call 801-626-7330 or email  multicultural@weber.edu

 

 

The Forrest C. Crawford Distinguished Stewardship Award   

 

Must have a Bachelor's Degree

About the Award:

This award has been created to honor Dr. Forrest C. Crawford, former Assistant to the President for Diversity, and professor of Teacher Education. It acknowledges Dr. Crawford’s remarkable energy and commitment to Weber State University (WSU), and, especially, his leadership of the University’s Diversity Initiative.

This award will be given to Weber State University graduate students who “have made exceptional contributions to the University, their profession or the public.”

Award Requirements:

The recipients of the Dr. Forrest C. Crawford Distinguished Stewardship Award through demonstration of sound educational practices will have:

  • Improved a process
  • Advocated for others
  • Taken on leadership in their campus, academic field or profession
  • Supported civic engagement
  • Promoted multiculturalism with direct impacts to the campus or community

Eligibility requirements include:

  • Students must be graduate students attending WSU
  • Students must have received their Bachelors’ from WSU or any
  • Students must be involved with the Center for Multicultural Excellence and maintain 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher

Students will be evaluated according to:

  • Leadership
  • Service
  • Inclusion
  • Initiative
  • Teamwork
  • Excellence