Howard E. Thompson Endowed Scholarship Fund for Physical Education

Eligible majors

B.S. in physical education


  • The scholarship shall be awarded to a student of Western Michigan University majoring in physical education who is preparing for a professional career teaching in the public schools.
  • Minimum of a 3.0 cumulative GPA.

Award amount

To be determined by the Department of Human Performance and Health Education.

Additional information

Decisions on the award are made during the spring semester. Half of the award funds are disbursed to the student’s account during the following fall semester and the remaining half is disbursed during the following spring semester. The student must have part-time or full-time status and a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA during these semesters for the award funds to be disbursed.