Orahood, Ernest - Otero Junior College/Western Scholarship


  • Otero Jr. College graduates transferring to Western
  • Must be full-time student 
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Minimum 30 credit hours
  • Math or Science majors with 3.0 GPA or higher are preferred but not required


This scholarship is provided by Ernest Orahood who attended Western from 1936-1940, on very limited resources. This scholarship is made in appreciation of his experiences at Western and to help other needy students.

Award depends on available funds.


  Complete and submit Western's Common Scholarship Application.