How to Apply

To be considered as an applicant for this scholarship, this completed application must be returned to the Chair of your department by February 27, 2015 (last Friday in February). Department Chairs must make a decision by March 27, 2015 (last Friday in March). The Webber Scholars will be announced at the Honors and Awards Convocation in April 2015.


To apply for the 2015/16 academic year, the following requirements must be met:

  • Full-time enrollment
  • Junior or Senior standing by fall 2015
  • Declared major in biology, chemistry, environmental science, or physics
  • Cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher
  • At least one year of continuous enrollment at Willamette prior to fall 2014


Two or more finalists will be selected from each of the four departments (biology, chemistry, environmental science, and physics) by recommendation of the faculty of that department, after reviewing each application. Each Webber Scholar will receive $9,000 for the 2015/16 academic year.

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