At Fort Lewis College we take care of our own! Every year, the Office of Alumni Engagement provides scholarships to the children and grandchildren of Fort Lewis College alumni. It is only through the generous contributions of alumni that these scholarships are possible.

Application Deadline February 15th​.

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Information about the Alumni Scholarship

  1. Any child or grandchild of an alumnus/alumna of Fort Lewis College is eligible to apply for alumni scholarships. An alumnus/alumna of Fort Lewis College is defined as a person who has attended a minimum of two years or four terms at Fort Lewis College.
  2. The scholarship applicant must have a 2.70 cumulative grade point average. College students must be enrolled full-time. First consideration will be given to those who have demonstrated academic excellence at the college level.
  3. In addition to the Application Form, all applicants must submit the following supplemental documents:
    • A letter or essay discussing why you feel you are a good candidate for the scholarship/award.
    • Copies (need not be official) of all high school transcripts if freshman and college transcripts if transfer or returning student.
  4. Recipients of scholarships must be enrolled as a full-time student per academic year to be eligible to retain the scholarship in subsequent terms/years. Recipients must also submit a letter of thanks once they are notified of their scholarship.
  5. Scholarships are generally valued between $500 and $1000. The value of awards, as well as the overall number of scholarships and awards given, varies dependent upon available funds.
  6. Scholarships and awards will be made for (1) academic year (fall and spring terms) and are not automatically renewable; Recipients must re-apply for the scholarship each academic year.

Contact Us

Students contact:

Financial Aid
finaid_off@fortlewis.edu
970-247-7142

Donors contact:

Jeff Jantz
Jantz_j@fortlewis.edu
970-247-7069