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Academic Achievement Award Scholarship [Canada]

Fall 2018 Academic Achievement Award applicants will be notified of their award status when the application for admission and application fee are received and processed on or prior to the established deadlines stated below.
Questions call: 701-774-4200 or wsc.financialaid@willistonstate.edu   

ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT AWARD TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Failure to meet any of the terms or conditions listed below will result in ineligibility for and or loss of this scholarship.  
The Fall 2018 Academic Achievement Award will cover $1500 per semester for four consecutive semesters (excluding summer) for eligible Southern Saskatchewan, Canada, and Southern Manitoba, Canada* students.  

ELIGIBILITY and DEADLINES

  • A 2018 graduate of an accredited high school from eligible Southern Saskatchewan, Canada, and Southern Manitoba, Canada area*
  • Verification of graduation will be required in the form of an official transcript or GED diploma
  • Submitted Fall 2018 WSC Application for Admission by May 1, 2018 - willistonstate.edu/apply
  • WSC Application Fee submitted to WSC by May 1, 2018
  • Graduates must enroll as degree-seeking students starting Fall 2018
  • Eligible candidates may only apply once
  • Official date of eligibility will be determined by the date of application for admission and application fee, whichever is later
  • Cumulative high school GPA of 2.75+, OR
  • ACT score of 20+ (SAT Equivalent Applies)
  • First year students must reside in Frontier Hall for Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 semesters (live on requirement not applicable to eligible sophomore returning students)  

REQUIREMENTS

  • Enrolled as a full-time WSC student starting Fall 2018 (scholarship funds 12 to 16 credit hours per semester)
  • Enrolled for up to four consecutive semesters (Fall 2018 to Spring 2020), excluding summer
  • Maintain good academic standing defined as a 2.0 term GPA or higher at end of semester  
  • Complete one on-campus course per semester

MAINTAINING ELIGIBILITY
Scholarship recipients must maintain the listed requirements to maintain scholarship eligibility. 

FOUNDATION NOTES

  • Additional scholarships may be used in conjunction with the Academic Achievement Award
  • Scholarships for the Fall 2018 freshman class and future freshman classes will continue as long as funding is available
  • The WSC Foundation reserves the right to revoke scholarships if recipient(s) fail to satisfy requirements
  • Academic Achievement Award Scholarships are only valid for the actual amount of tuition and fees charged to a student account. Scholarships are non-refundable and have no cash value.  

*please contact WSC Financial Aid at wsc.financialaid@willistonstate.edu or call 701-774-4200 for complete details
To support this or any other scholarship please contact the WSCF at 701.572.9275.