Introducing the PennWest General Scholarship Application, a one-stop process for current and incoming students to apply for scholarships awarded by the university and individual campuses for 2024-2025 year.  

After completing the application, students will be considered for every scholarship that is available to them at their PennWest campus.

The application, which opened Feb. 1, is due to be submitted by 11:59 p.m. Friday, March 29.

New this year: There will be two separate scholarship applications, one for “Incoming Freshman” and one for “Returning Students.”

Please make sure to fill out the correct application form.

Access the PennWest General Scholarship Application through your MyPennWest Portal, with your log-in credentials for your PennWest account.

If you have not already activated your MyPennWest credentials, please go to and follow the steps to activate your account.

Click on the “Manage PennWest Scholarships” card/tile, click on “My Applications.” Click “Start Application.” Follow the prompts and submit the application. Once you’ve completed your application, you will automatically be considered for any scholarships for which you qualify.

Any questions can be directed to the PennWest Financial Aid Office at

Manage PennWest Scholarships: How to Apply