Two $500 scholarships will be awarded per academic semester in fall and spring.
Applicants must have been previously enrolled for one semester in a degree-seeking program before they can become eligible to apply;
Candidates maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale.
Open to UWest undergraduate and graduate full-time students, including those who are in their final semester;
Award is given based on academic performance, financial need and character;
About Golden Benefactor Awards
The Golden Benefactor Awards, formerly known as "Donor Scholarships," is a form of financial aid for continuing students at UWest.
Applicants are awarded this form of financial aid based on a combination of financial need, academic aptitude, merit, and personal character.
Students interested in applying for aid are encouraged to visit each donor scholarship page listed here for eligibility. After carefully reviewing the outlined policies and completing any requirements, you can submit your application.
Fall semester: The first Monday following the last day of the previous Spring semester
Spring Semester: The first Monday following the last day of the previous Fall semester
Where to Submit the Application
Please submit your application by mail (not e-mail) to the Office of Financial Aid prior to the deadline to:
Attn: Office of Financial Aid University of the West Re: Golden Benefactor Awards Application 1409 N. Walnut Grove Avenue Rosemead, CA 91770