Lotus Scholarship by UWest

  • Master
  • Partially Funded
  • 1 April 2017

The Lotus Scholarship (the Scholarship) is awarded to students who achieve high academic standards and demonstrate a financial need in order to attend University of the West (UWest). The Scholarship was established in 2012 and has so far been awarded to more than 170 students. UWest is home of the Lotus Scholarship – are you the next Lotus Scholarship award recipient?
For the 2017-2018 academic year, UWest has set aside funds to continue providing the Lotus Scholarships for new students entering the university, as well as for students seeking to renew their scholarships. New applicants must meet the scholarship eligibility requirements and matriculate into UWest in the 2017-2018 academic year.  Returning applicants must meet the Lotus Scholarship criteria in order to qualify for a renewal.


The Scholarship is available to new students seeking either bachelor’s degrees or master’s degrees at UWest. Doctoral degree students, ESL students, or students seeking certificates only are not eligible for this scholarship.
Previous recipients of the Scholarship who meet the maintaining requirements (see Maintaining Scholarship section below) are also eligible to reapply. Minimum GPA for Lotus Gold Scholarship (up to $10,000): 3.0 (undergraduate) and 3.25 (graduate) and for Lotus Silver Scholarship (up to $5,000): 2.75 (undergraduate) and  3.0 (graduate).
\-Financial Need: A student’s financial need may be taken into consideration during the applicant review process.
\-International students must meet the minimum UWest admission requirements for English proficiency.


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The Scholarship awards up to $5,000 (Silver Scholarship) or up to $10,000 (Gold Scholarship) annually to each successful applicant to apply toward his or her tuition, mandatory fees, room and board, and other expenses required for attendance at UWest.

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