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 26, 2016 (last Friday in February). Department Chairs must make a decision by the end of March. The Webber Scholars will be announced at the Honors and Awards Convocation in April 2016.


To apply for the 2016/17 academic year, the following requirements must be met:

  • Full-time enrollment
  • Junior or Senior standing by fall 2016
  • 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 2015


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 2016/17 academic year.

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