Incoming First-Year Scholarships

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Alvin and Helene Richer Academic Excellence Scholarship

The Alvin and Helene Richer Academic Excellence Scholarship rewards first-year students who have demonstrated drive, motivation, and ambition to excel in high school and impact their communities. Students will be selected by a review committee to receive one (1) one-year scholarship of $3,000 each.


  • Minimum 3.7 cumulative high school GPA
  • Minimum of 27 ACT composite score

Eccles Scholarship

The Eccles Scholarship focuses on students’ academic achievement in high school. This scholarship is a 4-year renewable scholarship of $2,500 and priority is given to Utah residents.


  • Recipient of Westminster’s Presidential OR Dean’s Scholarship

Fingl Native American Scholarship

The Fingl Scholarship recognizes Utah Native Americans who are enrolled members of a Utah Indian Tribe. The Fingl Scholarship is an annually renewable scholarship for students.


  • Enrolled member of a Utah Indian Tribe
  • Financial Need, as determined by your FAFSA application

Meldrum First Generation Scholarship

The Meldrum First Generation Scholarship is a 4-year renewable scholarship for first generation college students. A first generation college student is one whose parents did not graduate with a Bachelor’s degree.


  • First Generation Student
  • 3.0 cumulative high school GPA
  • Financial Need, as determined by your FAFSA application

Additional Westminster Scholarships That Require Separate Processes

  • Music, Theatre, and Dance Scholarships
  • Athletic Scholarships
  • Honors College Scholarship
  • Computer Science Scholarships