Scholarships Coordinated by Academic & Career Development Services


For information about many more scholarship opportunities, please visit the Scholarship Center’s website.



  • Harold and Lyla Lant Scholarship
    DEADLINE: January 31

    The Harold and Lyla Lant Scholarship Endowment was established to encourage and reward students pursuing a career as a lawyer. It is the intent of the scholarship to continue Harold Lant’s legacy of intellect, dedication and integrity within the law profession. A minimum of a $1,500 scholarship is available and will be awarded to the most qualified student.


  • Leek Family Job Preparation Award
    DEADLINE: March 9

    The Leek Family Job Preparation Award is a $1,000 gift certificate, job preparation, and celebration luncheon. One female and one male award recipient will receive a gift certificate to create a professional wardrobe to prepare for job seeking opportunities; special assistance by the Career Services Center to prepare for job searches, interviews, and connections with alumni; and a celebration luncheon with the donor and WWU Alumni. Two (2) awards are offered each year.


  • Northwest Washington Medical Society
    DEADLINE: April 30

    The Whatcom County Medical Society Scholarship was established for pre-med students at Western Washington University (WWU). One $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a qualified WWU student who is pursing a pre-med track.


  • Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Eleanor Rinne Pre-Med Scholarship
    DEADLINE: April 30

    This scholarship will be awarded to TWO qualified pre-med students, for $1,500 each. Selection is based on demonstration of significant financial need, exceptional academic credentials, and a strong motivation to become a physician.


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