One of the missions of the BSU Women's Club is to offer scholarships to non-traditional students. These awards are based on scholastic ability, industry, integrity, financial need and promise of being enabled by continuing education to become a leading citizen in the community, state, and nation.

Scholarship applications for the 2019-2020 academic year are open now through Monday, April 22, 2019.
To apply, download the PDF at the bottom of this page.


Three scholarships, each in the amount of $1,500, are awarded annually in memory of the following women and their dedication and service to the BSUWC Scholarship Committee:
  • Bernadette Perham
  • Sandra Worthen
  • Margaret Bumb

Scholarship Requirements

  1. Completion of 24 semester hours, of which 15 were at Ball State University;
  2. Have a 3.0 grade point average;
  3. Be enrolled half time or more;
  4. Be pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree at Ball State University;
  5. Completion of Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). (Forms also available at the Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid.)
Preference is first given to non-traditional students. This scholarship is open to both women and men.

Ball State University provides equal opportunity to all students and applicants for admission to education programs, activities, and facilities without regard to race, religion, color, sex (except where sex is a bona fide qualification), physical or mental disability, national origin, ancestry, or age.

Application Process

Scholarship applications are available online (see below for PDF download link) and in the Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid. This application must be completed and received in the Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid by the stated deadline.

For additional information, contact Sue Taylor at 765-285-1080.

Submit application to Lucina Hall, or mail to:
Robin Wirt
Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Victoria Meldrum,
Feb 6, 2019, 12:04 PM