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College of Physical Activity
and Sport Sciences

Scholarships

Hard copies of applications for scholarships are available in PAS 270 or by writing to the Dean’s Office, WVU College of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences, P.O. Box 6116, 375 Birch St., Morgantown WV. Applications can also be obtained by contacting Joanne Pollitt at (304) 293-3823 or Joanne.Pollitt@mail.wvu.edu.

There are a substantial number of graduate assistantships available for part-time work in the College of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences. Duties may include teaching activity classes, research, administration, or sports medicine. These awards are made on a competitive basis and carry a stipend and in some cases a tuition waiver.




General College Scholarships

IN-STATE

Undergraduate:

IN-STATE OR OUT-OF-STATE

Undergraduate:

Graduate:

Program Specific Scholarships

Athletic Coaching Education Minor

Athletic Training Scholarships

  • K. Douglas Bowers Memorial Athletic Training Scholarship
  • Erika Cadran Memorial Scholarship
  • Albert C. “Whitey” Gwynne Scholarship (2)
  • John C. Spiker Athletic Training Scholarship

Contact Vincent Stilger for more information.

Sport and Exercise Psychology

Sport Management




List of Scholarships

C. Peter Yost Memorial Scholarship

For a regularly enrolled student of at least sophomore standing who has been accepted into a program of study in the WVU College of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences, a graduate of a West Virginia high school whose grade point average at WVU is 3.2 or higher and has demonstrated interests and participation in community services and campus organizations.


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Dana D. Brooks Doctoral Student Book Scholarship

For a doctoral graduate assistant in the College of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences’ Sport and Exercise Psychology discipline who shows financial need and is involved in professional and/or community organizations.


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Bruce L. Brubaker Book Scholarship

For a Junior majoring in Athletic Coaching Education with good academic status.


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Doris Dorinzi Memorial Scholarship

For a Physical Education Teacher Education major of junior or senior standing who has a) graduated from a West Virginia high school, (b) demonstrated need for financial assistance, and ( c) demonstrated academic promise as determined by appropriate officials of the West Virginia Office of Student Financial Aid and the College of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences.


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Kevin and Karen Elko Scholarship

For a Sports Management student pursuing a MS degree and has public/professional experience in the Sports Management field.


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Dr. Patricia K. Fehl Graduate Student Scholarship

For a graduate student demonstrating financial need, admitted and regularly enrolled in one of the College of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences’ Graduate Programs (Athletic Coaching Education, Athletic Training, Physical Education Teacher Education, Sport Management, or Sport and Exercise Psychology). Priority is given to a first year doctoral student enrolled in Physical Education Teacher Education and who teaches in the College’s Basic Instruction Program. Preference given to Masters students in Physical Education Teacher Education and Athletic Coaching Education.


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Dr. Patricia K. Fehl Undergraduate Student Scholarship

For an undergraduate student with a 3.0 or higher GPA who is currently enrolled in the College of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences as either a pre-major or major and is also involved in a professional or a community based organization.


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Robin L. Hayhurst Scholarship

For a full-time undergraduate student with good academic standing of a 2.5 GPA or higher who demonstrates financial need and is involved in a community youth sports organization.


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Eleanor Lantz Scholarship

For a College of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences major demonstrating a very strong academic background and financial need.


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Ferris and Deanna Antoon Textbook Scholarship

For undergraduate student in the College of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences who demonstrates academic promise and financial need; funds must be used by the recipient to purchase textbooks for their classes during the academic year the award is designated for.


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Fred M. Coombs Scholarship

For an academically qualified undergraduate student with a 2.8 or higher overall grade point average who shows financial need and is majoring in (a) Athletic Coaching Education, (b) Athletic Training, (c) Physical Education Teacher Education, (d) Sport and Exercise Psychology, or (e) Sport Management.


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CFT, Inc., Barbara & Gary Dalton Scholarship

For a College of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences major with a minimum of a 2.5 GPA.


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John Semon Memorial Scholarship

For an academically qualified West Virginia resident undergraduate student with an overall GPA of 2.8 or higher, majoring in Physical Education Teacher Education and planning to teach in West Virginia.


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Marvin (Bucky) Bolyard Scholarship

For a Preston County, West Virginia, resident enrolled as an undergraduate pre-major or major in the College of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences.


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Roger Alford Memorial Scholarship

For an African-American undergraduate student demonstrating financial need and majoring in (a) Athletic Coaching Education, (b) Athletic Training, (c) Physical Education Teacher Education, (d) Sport and Exercise Psychology, or (e) Sport Management.


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Bob & Jean Wilson Memorial Scholarship

For a full-time undergraduate female student enrolled at the College of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences with good academic standing and displaying financial need.


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Jerry P. Wilkins Scholarship for Leaders Award

For a Graduate Sport Management student with financial need.


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Bob and June Huggins ACE Scholarship

For undergraduate students enrolled in Athletic Coaching Education in the College of Physical Activity and Sports Sciences.


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Senior Class Scholarship

For a WVU College of Physical Activity and Sports Sciences senior who is graduating in May 2016. Students must posses an overall GPA of 3.5 and show significant service to the community and to CPASS.

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Hope Loar Memorial Scholarship

The recipient must be an undergraduate student who demonstrates financial need. Student must be a junior or senior in one of the following College of Physical Activity and Sport Sciences disciplines (Athletic Coaching Education, Athletic Training, Physical Education Teacher Education, or Sport and Exercise Psychology). Recipients shall demonstrate good academic standing by maintaining a GPA of 3.0. The recipient must be a resident of the State of West Virginia. First preference will be given to residents of Pendleton County, West Virginia; second preference will be given to residents of Hardy, Grant, or Pocahontas counties, West Virginia, and third preference will be given to other West Virginia state residents.

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