The Prowl


Download the 2020-2021 Scholarship Guidebook Here: 2020 Scholarship Guidebook

The University of Wyoming’s Board of Trustees’ approved scholarship grids known as the Cowboy Commitment for our Wyoming high school seniors.  There are two ways to be eligible 1) on an unweighted high school gpa of 3.00 or higher or 2) on an unweighted high school gpa of 3.00 and corresponding ACT/SAT composite test score. Test optional is only for eligible new first-time students entering UW fall 2021. Cowboy Commitment grid is available to view at: If you have any questions please reach out to UW at [email protected], call 307-766-5160; or come to the counseling office.


Vash Alexander Bullock Memorial Scholarship


  • Resident of Wyoming
  • Male
  • GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • Complete application
  • Transcripts

Applications are located on the PHS Prowl website or in the counseling office.  Due in the counseling office by May 10, 2021. 

Adeline Neilson Foundation Scholarship (any college or trade school)


  • Financial Need
  • Community Service
  • Complete Application
  • Transcripts
  • ACT or SAT Scores

The application form is self-explanatory, and is available through April 10, 2021 by sending an email request to: [email protected] .  The completed application must be postmarked no later than April 17, 2021. 

Spencer Boone Memorial Scholarship


  • Senior student planning to go into the automotive or motor sports industry.
  • May be used at tech school or college
  • 0 or high GPA
  • Complete application
  • Write an essay
  • Financial statement
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • High school transcript

Fillable pdf available under the counseling office tab of the PHS Prowl Website.  Applications due in the counseling office by April 15, 2021. Download a fillable pdf here:Spencer Boone Memorial Fillable

2021 Powell FFA Support Group Scholarship (any school)
• 2021 Current Graduate
• Current FFA Member
Applications are due in the Counseling Office by April 23, 2021.


Student-View Scholarship Program (any college or career school):


  • Complete a 15-20 minute application survey about colleges in your area
  • Scholarship awarded via random drawing of all completed applications

Log on to and complete survey.  Deadline to apply is April 22, 2021.

Pheasants Forever:


  • Letter of introduction describing your school activities, outdoor interests, and plans for the future.
  • Transcript
  • Letter of Recommendation

Applications are due in the counseling office by April 28, 2021 or emailed directly to Scott Hicswa at [email protected] by April 30, 2021. For more information or questions about the scholarship, you may contact Scott Hicswa at 406-853-4873 or [email protected]

Alert Magazine:  Applicants for this scholarship must write an essay about a personal encounter themselves or someone they know had with drug or alcohol abuse, how it was dealt with and what they learned from it.  Information about this scholarship is available in the counseling office.  There is no deadline for this scholarship. Download information here:  Writing Competitions for Website

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