Bus Riders Football Scholarship

Bus Riders Football Scholarship is Available to:

Student must maintain good standing as a participant of the Western Football team who is eligible to compete per NCAA and RMAC regulations.

Football Scholarship Provided by:

Established by members of the 1950 Football team to honor the team members who survived a bus ride over Monarch Pass when the brakes on their bus failed. The harrowing events made national news and created a lifelong bond between this group of young men.

Amount: Award depends on fund availability.

Scholarship Recipient Selected by:

The Western Head Football Coach.

Application: Contact the Intercollegiate Athletics Department for application and deadline information. (970) 943-2079 - Paul Wright Gym 210

Find out more about Western's Athletics Program at www.western.edu/athletics