Wyoming Scholarships

Wilbur-Ellis Company Agricultural Division Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance to students who aim to pursue a four-year degree in agronomy, crop/plant/range or soil science, business/farm/landscape/nursery/ranch or turfgrass management, horticulture, general agriculture, economics, finance, agricultural policy & management, agricultural systems management, sales, and marketing, agriscience technology, biotechnology, entomology, plant pathology or soil conservation.

MetLife Foundation Scholarship

Funded by the Norfolk Southern Foundation through the National FFA Foundation, this scholarship provides financial assistance to students who aim to pursue a four-year degree.

Platte Valley Bank

Are you a junior or senior in college? Students are selected on the basis of academic excellence, leadership, extra-curricular activities and an essay on why they wish to attend the University of Wyoming. The scholarship includes a lifetime membership to the Alumni Association. Recipients must be attending UW at the Laramie campus.

Fred Gray Memorial Scholarship

The Fred Gray Memorial Scholarship provides financial assistance to students in the State of Wyoming who wished to attend the University of Wyoming. Must be a degree seeking candidate in the College of Agriculture.

Alumni Association – Premier Scholarship

Students are selected on the basis of academic excellence, leadership, extra-curricular activities and an essay on why they wish to attend the said university. Recipients must be attending UW at the Laramie campus.

Lee Magnon Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is supported by NACE Foundation, a nonprofit organisation, which have a vision to support education and research projects relating to the science of corrosion.

Daniels Scholarship Program

The Daniels Scholarship is an exciting and challenging program that provides the opportunity to obtain a four-year college education at any accredited nonprofit college or university in the United States, complete with financial and personal support throughout the journey.

Horatio Alger Wyoming Scholarship Program

This scholarship program funded by the Suzanne and Walter Scott Foundation is for the students in Wyoming who aim to pursue higher education despite of difficulties and misfortunes they faced in their personal lives.

Daniel Fund Scholarship

Daniel's Scholars search for candidates who have 4 characteristics: Strength of character, Leadership potential, Academic performance or promise, Willingness to give back to the community, Well-rounded personality.

Bervin Hall Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is given to students who are majoring in occupational safety, health and the environment. The society strives to advance the safety profession in order to prepare the future of our world.

AGC Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship

The AGC Education and Research Foundation offers students enrolled in ABET (link is external) or ACCE (link is external)-accredited construction management or construction related engineering programs undergraduate and graduate level scholarships.

Remember Your End Goal:

The career you’re seeking can determine what scholarships you may qualify for and the likelihood of securing a job after graduating. To help you understand what opportunities are out there we have done the research to find exactly what field is hiring, and how much they are willing to pay in order to fill that position.

 

Unique To Wyoming

Top Three Positions Based Off Of Hiring

Job Title: Retail salespersons Cashiers Waiters and waitresses
Salary: $20140 $16370 $13535
# of Open Positions: 2910 1730 1650
Competition*: 1.4 1.1 1.5

 


Top Six Positions Based Off Of Salary

Job Title: Chief executives Pharmacists Engineering managers
Salary: $109535 $84955 $80835
# of Open Positions: 150 170 110
Competition*: 1 1.6 1.2
Job Title: Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products Managers General and operations managers
Salary: $65770 $64185 $64175
# of Open Positions: 310 440 240
Competition*: 1.8 2.7 2

*Competition: = This row tells us which jobs are more common in Arizona, relative to the state population, compared to their popularity in every other US states. A Local Popularity Index of 1.0 matches the average across all US states; higher and lower percentages indicate the job is proportionally more or less popular here.

Wyoming Nationwide Stats

Top Three Positions Based Off Of Hiring

Job Title: Retail salespersons Cashiers Waiters and waitresses
Salary: $20140 $16370 $13535
# of Open Positions: 2910 1730 1650
Competition*: 1.4 1.1 1.5

 

Top Six Positions Based Off Of Salary

Job Title: Chief executives Pharmacists Lawyers
Salary: $109535 $84955 $67365
# of Open Positions: 150 170 260
Competition*: 1 1.6 0.9
Job Title: Financial managers Sales representatives, wholesale and manufacturing, technical and scientific products Managers
Salary: $66770 $65770 $64185
# of Open Positions: 170 310 440
Competition*: 0.7 1.8 2.7

*Competition: = Unlike the Unique To Wyoming table above, which shows where jobs in Wyoming are unusually common compared to other states, the Wyoming Nationwide Stats table lists jobs which are the most common in raw numbers in the state.