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WSU Distinguished University Achievement Award

$4,000 per year (two years)

The Distinguished University Achievement Award is automatically awarded and qualified students are notified shortly after their offer of admission to WSU.


Awarded to students based on a minimum 3.8 unweighted high school grade point average (GPA).

To receive the award, you must also:

  • Complete your admission application and transcripts before March 31, 2023
  • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident of the U.S. (for Washington undocumented students and other select applicants)
  • Be a resident of the state of Washington
  • Enroll at the Pullman campus as a first-year student in 2023

This scholarship cannot be combined with the WSU University Achievement Award or a National Merit Scholarship. 

To qualify, your admission packet must be complete with all required transcripts submitted prior to March 31, 2023. All scholarship criteria is subject to change. Funding for these awards is limited and not guaranteed. Unofficial/self-reported high school GPA reported in a student’s application may be used in awarding scholarships. Students will be asked to confirm academic status by providing an official transcript. For terms and conditions, visit Eligibility requirements and award amounts are subject to change.