Long, Kelly Memorial Scholarship


  • Resident of Colorado
  • Student is accepted by Western admissions
  • Had maintained a 3.0 GPA dueing four years of high school
  • Must be a participant in intercollegiate wrestling


The Kelly Long Memorial Scholarship has been established by Mr. and Mrs. Ron Long to accomplish three major purposes.

  1. To perpetuate among contemporary young people the memory of Kelly Long, who was an outstanding example of excellence in citizenship and Intercollegiate Athletics.
  2. To reward outstanding scholarship, citizenship and Intercollegiate Athletics ability among Western Colorado University students.
  3. To encourage these outstanding students to continue pursuit of their personal goals and a quality education at Western.

Scholarship Amount:

The dollar amount of the scholarship shall be determined by the Western Foundation and the Selection Committee, to be distributed over two semesters, one-half awarded at the beginning of each term. Approximately $700 for the academic year.

Selected by: The Western Head Wrestling Coach.


Selection by the head Wrestling Coach. Contact the Intercollegiate Athletics Department for additional information.

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