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Peter Witt Scholarship

Peter Witt Scholarship

WebsiteEligibilityDeadlinePast Winners
artsci.case.edu CAS Sophomores/Juniors March 1, 2018 See below

About

The Peter Witt Scholarship Fund was established in 1960 to provide financial assistance to deserving students of The College of Arts and Sciences whose interests are in social work, city planning, or community involvement. Preference will be given to students living in the Cleveland area. Students applying for this scholarship should have demonstrated leadership and engagement in activities on and off campus.

Application Procedure

1.Complete and submit the following to Dean Amanda McCarthy at aam83@case.edu by the campus deadline of March 1, 2018: 

Preference will be for all documents to be sent in one singular PDF. Reference letters can be submitted separately by the letter writer either electronically to aam83@case.edu or via U.S./campus mail to the Office of Undergraduate Studies, Case Western Reserve University, 357 Sears Building, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH  44106-7028.

2. Applications will be reviewed and considered by the Peter Witt Scholarship Committee.

3. Award winners will be notified and then also honored at the Honors Assembly at the end of the spring semester.

Application Timeline
Application deadline (recommendation letters included) March 1, 2018
Committee review and selection March 12-16, 2018
Award notification March 30, 2018
Academic Awards Assembly April 27, 2018

Value of the Award

The amount of the scholarship varies, but depending on need and other factors, it may be for as much as $5,000.


Past Winners

2017

Ashley Chan
Class of 2019
Economics

Joyce Chu
Class of 2019
Biology

Aditi Deshmukh
Class of 2018
Biochemistry

Gabriella Kaddu
Class of 2019
Biochemistry
Sociology

Hannah Kent
Class of 2018
Cognitve Science
Psychology

Pavan Krishnan
Class of 2018
Biochemistry

Yansha Lin
Class of 2019
History

Ogoegbunam Okolo
Class of 2018
Biology

Derek Tang
Class of 2018
Computer Science
Physics

Shiyung Wang
Class of 2019
Biochemistry

Nicholas Whalen
Class of 2019
Biology

2016

Harleen Grewal
Class of 2017
Psychology

Xinyi Gu
Class of 2017
Economics
French and Francophone Studies

Liana Kabins
Class of 2018
International Studies
Political Science

Hannah Kent
Class of 2018
Psychology
Cognitive Science

Pavan Krishnan
Class of 2018
Biochemistry

Andrea Lau
Class of 2017
International Studies
Psychology

Kyung Nam
Class of 2017
Art History
International Studies

Temiloluwa Omilabu
Class of 2017
English
Political Science

Elizabeth Perea
Class of 2017
Psychology
Spanish

Elizabeth Taylor
Class of 2017
Political Science

 

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