Design Scholarship Application


Extended: April 25, 2022, 12 p.m. (noon) Pacific Time

If you have any questions about applying for a scholarship for the Department of Design at Western Washington University, we're happy to help you find an answer. Call us at (360) 650-7778.

Before you begin

Look over the entire application, so you have the appropriate materials at hand, in the allowed formats.

You must be enrolled full-time (12 credits minimum each quarter) to receive a scholarship.

Applications must include the following

  1. Completed application form
  2. Applicant Statement
  3. Portfolio of 12 images in a single PDF file no larger than 12 MB


The context for each piece must be included in the submission, such as:

  • course number and title
  • freelance or self-authored project
  • date the work was completed


Please address each of the following topics, if applicable.

  • Educational and career goals in design
  • Design activities geared toward social good and/or innovation
  • Design work beyond the classroom
  • Artistic achievements, awards, etc.

Application Form

Required fields are marked with an asterisk (*).

Status message

The scholarship submission deadline has passed. If you have questions, please contact the Design Department at 360-650-7778.