Psychology Scholarships

Valerie Renee Callas Scholarship

Peter M. Sontag (’69) established this scholarship in memory of Valerie Renee Callas to be awarded to deserving WLU students majoring in psychology.

The Valerie Renee Callas Scholarship will provide one Psychology major with $500/semester for up to four years. Applicants must:

  • Have a cumulative high school grade point average of 3.5
  • Have an ACT score of 22 or SAT score of 1030
  • Applicants must be declaring a major in psychology

To maintain Eligibility, students must

  • Remain enrolled at WLU as a full time student majoring in psychology
  • Maintain a 3.0 overall GPA (evaluated annually)

Application Process: Please send the following to with a subject line of Valerie Renee Callas Application

  • A letter explaining why you should be selected to
  • Documentation from your high school with your current grade point average
  • Documentation of your ACT or SAT scores

Application Deadline: April 1


Psi Chi - The international honor society in psychology

Psi Chi members can apply for Psi Chi grants, awards and scholarships. See for more information.

Students who meet the Psi Chi eligibility critera can apply for membership.  Contact Dr. Fletcher for more information. 

Additional scholarships and grant information for Psychology students can be found at:

American Psychological Association
Association for Psychological Science
National Science Foundation 
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