Bus Riders Football Scholarship


  • Students must maintain a good standing as a participant of the Western football team who is eligible to compete per NCSS and RMAC regulations 


This scholarship is provided by the 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.

Award depends on fund availability.

Selected by: The Western Head Football Coach.


Contact the Intercollegiate Athletics Department for application and deadline information.

970.943-2079 | Paul Wright Gym 210