The Ernest Degutis Scholarship
This scholarship is available to Exercise & Sport Science (ESS) majors with demonstrated excellence in academics and outstanding achievement in personal fields.
- ESS Major
- Junior or senior class standing
- 3.0 Minimum GPA
- Demonstrated excellence in academics
- Show outstanding achievement in four of the following:
- Special talents
- Obstacles overcome
- Community service
- Unique endeavors
- A written letter of application - please include local address
- Unofficial transcript (may use DegreeWorks)
- Two letters of recommendation from Western faculty or staff
- Letters must NOT be from ESS department members
- At least one letter must be from a faculty member
- Essay addressing at least four of the five areas listed above
The Ernest Degutis Scholarship is Provided by:
Amount depends on fund availability.
Scholarship Recipients Selected by:
Western Recreation, Exercise & Sport Science (RESS) Faculty.
Completed applications must be turned in to Terri in the RESS Department office in Wright Gym no later than the second Friday of April for the upcoming academic calendar year.