Walter Byers Postgraduate Scholarship Program
January 17, 2023
- Scholarship Description
In 1988, the National Collegiate Athletic Association established the Walter Byers Postgraduate Scholarship Program as a means of recognizing the contributions of the former executive director through encouraging excellence in academic performance by student-athletes. Under this program, one male and one female student-athlete annually will be awarded a postgraduate scholarship in recognition of outstanding academic achievement and potential for success in postgraduate study. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.5, competed in intercollegiate athletics as a member of a varsity team at an NCAA member institution, be a graduating senior or enrolled in graduate study, and intend to or currently enrolled in a graduate degree program at an accredited institution. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.