Upcoming Scholarship Opportunities for the 2018-2019 Academic Year

Use the Linguistics Scholarship Application Form for the following scholarship:

Linguistics Student Scholarship

This scholarship supports an outstanding Linguistics major. In addition to the application form and a current unofficial transcript, applicants should submit a 500 word statement describing why they are majoring in linguistics and how it might play a role in their post-graduation plans. Award is approximately $1000.

Applications due by  Noon on Friday, April 27, 2018 

Scholarship application available at the MCL office in Miller Hall 223. Contact Sara Helms for more details,, 360-650-3918


Scholarship application checklist:

  • Completed Application Form
  • Transcripts (WWU and other colleges attended)
  • Letters of recommendation (see above for individual scholarship requirements)
  • Statement of interest (see above for individual scholarship requirements)​

All application materials for the above scholarships must be submitted to the the Department of Modern & Classical Languages by noon on Friday, April 27, 2018.

Contact Sara Helms ( with questions.



Feb. 2, 2018 - Scottish Rite Scholarships Available

The Scottish Rite Scholarship Foundation of WA has one hundred $3,000 scholarships to give away this year-yes, 100 scholarships!

If you are going to be a junior or senior, the Director of the Foundation strongly encourages you to apply. Your odds are good.  You need to be a US Citizen, entering your 3rd or 4th year in fall 2018 and maintaining a GPA of 3.0 or better.

Here is the link to apply:



Go to Western’s Scholarship Center at