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Designed for students age 24+ who enroll in a degree program, Northwest College offers the newly-developed Trapper Adult Learner scholarship
Scholarships are merit based and available to both full-time and part-time adult students, who are enrolled in a minimum of six credit hours per semester. Based on the current Trapper Scholarship award model, eligible Adult Learner students enrolled in 6.0-11.5 credits per semester can qualify for prorated awards equal to half the value of the current, full-time enrollment awards.
Trapper and Trapper Adult Learner Scholarships are awarded according to a set of eligibility criteria which includes applicants’ enrollment history, academic information and residency.
|Award Level||Annual Award Amount*||Requirements by Diploma Earned|
|GED 2002 Graduate Score||GED 2014 Graduate Score||HiSet Graduate Score||Home
|Presidential||$1,500||3.50 and up||575||170||16||25|
|Excellence||$1,200||3.00 – 3.49||540||164||14||21|
|Achievement||$1,000||2.50 – 2.99||500||157||12||19|
* Annual Award Amount is awards for Full-time students (12.0 or more credits per semester). Part-time students are awarded a prorated award of half this amount.
For comprehensive application and eligibility requirements for all NWC Scholarships, please review the NWC Scholarships portion of the Financial Aid Disclosure & Consumer Information on our policies page.