Tech Scholars Scholarship Program

The Tech Scholars Scholarship Program provides opportunities for students to enroll and graduate from applied technology programs. The purpose of this program is to support students pursuing certifications and degrees in high-demand, high-wage career fields.

This scholarship may be renewable up to two semesters based on funding availability and applicant’s ability to maintain grade point average and enrollment requirements.

Fall 2014 scholarships are currently open for application.
Deadline to apply is April 15, 2014.

- A 2.5 or higher cumulative grade point average on 4.0 scale
- Currently enrolled or submitted a Mountwest enrollment application
- Filed the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
- Declared major in one of the following certificate or technical degree programs:


Administrative Assistant Technology (executive and legal)
Banking & Finance
Hospitality Management (culinary arts and hotel management)
Legal Assistant
Management Technology (call center supervision and industrial management)

Health Care

Physical Therapist Assistant
Radiologic Technology
Respiratory Therapy
Surgical Technology

Information Technology

Animation and Game Developer
Cisco Certified Network Associate
Geospatial Studies(GIS/GPS/RS)
Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Network Systems Administration (Microsoft)
Network Systems Development (CCNA)
Network Systems Security
Web Development


Biomedical Instrumentation Technology
Electronics Technology
Manufacturing Engineering Technology (Engineering Design Technology)
Transportation Technology (aviation, intermodal management, maritime and railway options)
Welding Technology

The deadline to apply for fall 2014 scholarships is April 15, 2014. Students with specific questions related to their financial aid should contact the Office of Financial Aid at 304.710.3370 or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).