UWG Newnan offers several scholarships each May for the upcoming academic year for Coweta County students attending the University of West Georgia.
Newnan Kiwanis Club Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to a student attending or planning to attend the Newnan Center of the University of West Georgia. The recipient must have a high school and/or college GPA of 3.0. There is no restriction on student classification. The recipient may be a Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior.
Newnan Center Scholarship
Awarded to either an undergraduate or graduate student currently enrolled at the Newnan Center with a 3.0 GPA.
Emily Thomasson Sealy Memorial Scholarship
Shall be awarded annually by a Newnan Center Committee. When choosing the recipient, the following criteria shall be applied:
• Seeking a Bachelor of Science in Education
• Incoming Freshman from Coweta County
• 2.7 GPA minimum or current minimum GPA requirement as set by the College of Education
• Residency--recipient must come from Coweta County. Does not have to live on campus
Kiwanis White Oaks Newnan Nursing Scholarship
When choosing the recipient, the following criteria shall be applied:
• Must be an undergraduate Junior or Senior student majoring in Nursing
• Must be attending University of West Georgia - Newnan
• Strong preference for a student who has (and continues to) reside in Coweta County