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WSU Non-Washington Residents

Coming from out of state and worried about the cost? We have scholarship programs designed specifically to help out-of-state students with tuition. Check out the scholarships below and make sure to fill out the  WSU scholarship application and FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) to qualify for even more.

Also, make sure to check out the scholarships available through your academic department and WSU’s scholarship search engine.


WUE (Cougar Award)

Not a resident of Washington? No problem! If you qualify for this $10,000 award, you’ll be notified as soon as your accepted to WSU.
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Glenn Terrell Presidential Award

Eligibility for this $4,000 award is based on your GPA and SAT/ACT scores and it’s open to freshmen and transfer students.
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Lighty Leadership Award

This award is for incoming freshmen who are coming from out of state.
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National Merit Corporation Scholarship

If you’re a high school senior looking into four year universities, you could become a National Merit Scholar. Talk to your counselor or teacher about nominating you for this prestigious award.
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