Scholarships

Please use the online scholarship application to apply for the following HERS scholarships.

Luther & Mildred McCown    
Recipient must be an undergraduate student enrolled full-time at WSU with a minimum GPA of 3.0.  Applicant must be classified as a sophomore, junior or senior and a declared major in WSU’s HERS programs.

James & Margaret Browning

Recipient must be an undergraduate student enrolled full-time at WSU with a minimum GPA of 3.0.  Applicant must be classified as a junior or senior and a declared major in the field of Health Promotion and Public Health.

Joyce O. Locks 
Recipient must be an undergraduate student enrolled full-time at WSU with a minimum GPA of 3.25.  Applicant must be classified as a junior or senior and a declared major in the field of Health Promotion: School Health (Teaching).

Randolph W. Miller & Ruth Howe
     
Recipient must be an undergraduate student at WSU with at least 70 semester hours and a minimum GPA of 3.0.  Applicant must be a declared major in WSU’s Athletic Training or Exercise & Rehabilitative Sciences Programs.

Athletic Training Alumni Scholarship   
Recipient must be an undergraduate student enrolled full-time at WSU with a minimum GPA of 2.75.  Applicant must be classified as a senior and be a declared major in WSU’s Athletic Training Major.  

Winona Senior Friendship Center Exercise Science

Recipient must be a full-time undergraduate student with a declared major in Exercise Science (ERES). Applicant must have demonstrated financial need (through the Financial Aid Office).

Bud Dahlen HERS Memorial

Recipient must be an undergraduate student enrolled full-time and be a declared major in the HERS Department Movement Science option (ERMS).  Applicant must also be actively involved in Christian organizations/education. 

Derek Bute Memorial

Recipient must be a full-time undergraduate student (junior or senior standing) at WSU and a declared HERS major with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Financial need is a prerequisite, but not solely based on FAFSA. Veteran/Active Military is preferred but all students will be considered.

Patricia King Mertes & Frank Mertes

Recipient must be a Nursing or HERS major. Incoming freshmen need an ACT score of 25+. The criteria in order of importance: 1) Academic record 2) Interest in and aptitude for nursing and health sciences 3) Declared intention of becoming a healthcare professional 4) Financial need.