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Access & Diversity Scholarships

Scholarship Application

Visit USU's Scholarship application site to apply.

Scholarship Criteria: Unless otherwise stated all applicants

  1. Must be admitted to Utah State University before applying
  2. Must have a minimum 2.5 GPA
  3. Must be enrolled at USU during the scholarship period for a minimum of 12 credit hours
  4. Demonstrate financial need

Scholarship Helps and Tips

  • Complete the FAFSA or FAFSA4caster
  • Save a copy of your FAFSA Student Aid Report
  • Save a copy of your FAFSA4caster Report
  • Access your unofficial academic transcript
  • Saving files to a .pdf format

Scholarship List

SPECIFIC SCHOLARSHIP REQUIREMENTS FOR EACH ENDOWMENT ARE LISTED BELOW AND MUST BE MET IN ADDITION TO THE FOUR GENERAL CRITERIA LISTED ABOVE.

Fausto & Trinidad Abinosa Scholarship

  • Nontraditional
  • Women
  • 2.0 GPA
  • Preference shown for descendants

Alta Crockett Scholarship

  • Nontraditional
  • Women
  • 2.5 GPA for Undergraduates
  • Graduate Students may apply

Dorothy V. Meyers Carson Scholarship

  • Nontraditional
  • Women
  • 2.5 GPA for Undergraduates
  • 3.0 GPA for Graduate Students

Gloria & Don Earl Scholarship

  • Nontraditional
  • Women
  • 2.5 GPA

Alice Fonnesbeck Gardner Scholarship

  • Nontraditional
  • Graduate Students may apply
  • Preference for Business, English, Math, and Science majors

David & Lynda Jeppesen Scholarship

  • Nontraditional
  • Women
  • 2.5 GPA for Undergraduates
  • 3.0 GPA for Graduate Students

Helen Lundstrom/Mortar Board Scholarship

  • Nontraditional
  • Women
  • Graduate Students may apply

Pitcher/Emert Alpha Chi Omega Scholarship

  • Nontraditional
  • Women
  • Graduate Students may apply
  • Preference for mothers

Margaret B. Sigler Scholarship

  • Nontraditional
  • Graduate Students may apply

W.C. Swanson Scholarship

  • Nontraditional
  • Incoming Freshmen
  • Minorities

Estel & Leah Mouritsen Wright Scholarship

  • Women

Access Center Scholarship

  • 2.5 GPA

Neil L. & Cathy Anderson Scholarship

  • Nontraditional
  • Women
  • 2.5 GPA for Undergraduates
  • 3.0 GPA for Graduate Students

Walter & Jane Dansie Scholarship

  • Nontraditional
  • Women

Marriner S. Eccles & Emma E. Jones Trust Scholarship

  • Latino/a
  • Black

LuAnn Helms Scholarship

  • 3.0 GPA
  • Graduate Students may apply
  • Minimum of 12 credits

Isabel Katana Scholarship

  • Nontraditional
  • Women
  • 2.5 GPA for Undergraduates
  • 3.0 GPA for Graduate Students

Helen Melcomian Scholarship

  • 2.5 GPA for Undergraduates

Bette & Bonnie Reese Scholarship

  • Nontradtional
  • Women
  • Graduate Students may apply
  • Preference for English, Journalism, and Political Science majors

Sigma Zonk Fratority Schoalrship

  • Utah Residents
  • Other ties to Utah
  • Essay requirement — “What Friendship Means to Me”

United Inter-Tribal Scholarship

  • Native Americans

Access Center Non-Trad Scholarship

  • 2.5 GPA
  • Nontraditional

Luna Robertson Brite Scholarship

  • Nontraditional
  • Women
  • 2.5 GPA
  • Undergrad and Graduate Students may apply
  • Preference for Education, Counseling, Psychology, Social Work, and Disability majors

L.T. & Janet Dee Scholarship

  • Nontraditional
  • Incoming Freshmen

Joan Forsgren-White Scholarship

  • Nontraditional
  • Women
  • 2.5 GPA

Rosa Ilma Hernandez Scholarship

  • Incoming Freshmen
  • Hispanic descent
  • 3.0 GPA
  • Cache Valley High Schools Graduate

Asian-American Scholarship

  • Asian descent
  • Preference given to under-represented groups such as Laos, Cambodian, Vietnamese, etc
  • Preference for Agriculture, Education, Engineering, Forestry, and Public Health majors

J.C. Penney Scholarship

  • Nontraditional
  • Women
  • Graduate Students may apply
  • Preference for Business, Management, Fashion Merchandising, and other retail related majors and minors

Ferdinand & Claire Sawyer Scholarship

  • Nontraditional
  • Graduate Students may apply

Alice & Allen Stokes Scholarship

  • Nontraditional
  • Women

Rachel Ann Wadsworth Scholarship

  • Nontraditional
  • Women
  • Have attended USU for at least one year