Wayne State Scholar Award

Award for incoming freshmen - fall 2021

The Wayne State Scholar Award is up to $500 per year for four consecutive years.

Award requirements

  • For maximum scholarship consideration, you must complete the undergraduate admission application (including submission of all transcripts and optional test scores) by December 1, 2020
  • The final deadline for scholarship consideration is February 1, 2021
  • This award is for fall and winter semesters and is disbursed only to students who attend full-time.

To retain the award

  • Meet Satisfactory Academic Progress requirements
  • Maintain full-time enrollment (12 or more credit hours per semester) during the fall and winter semesters
  • Pass at least 24 credits per academic year
  • If you earn a bachelor's degree in less than four years, your scholarship will terminate at that time

This scholarship may be replaced or supplemented with an endowed scholarship for which you are identified as an eligible recipient.

Complete the 2021-22 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by December 1, 2020 to be considered for all available funding. The 2021-22 FAFSA will be available October 1, 2020. Use your 2019 income and tax information.

International students will also be considered for this award. Only citizens of the United States and eligible non-citizens need to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to be considered for other available funding.