Evergreen Public School District

Scholarships

     
ART INSTITUTE SCHOLARSHIPS
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $3,000- TUITION
DEADLINE: Friday, January 30, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Discover your dreams at the Art Institute! Art Institute; Art;
BBB (BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU) STUDENTS OF INTEGRITY SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 1,000 & 1,500
DEADLINE: Friday, January 30, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Applicants must be a high school senior in Alaska, Oregon or Western Washington, have a GPA of 3.5 or higher, have high ethics, demonstrate leadership, perform community service, and has overall integrity. A 750 word or less essay is required on a specific topics. For questions, email bbbfoundation@thebbb.org. BBB; Better Business Bureau; Essay;
DO-IT Scholars Program
Grade Level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Does not apply
DEADLINE: Friday, January 30, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The DO-IT Scholars program prepares young people with disabilities for college, careers, independent living, and leadership roles in society. DO-IT (Disabilities, Opportunities, Internetworking, and Technology) serves to increase the successful participation of individuals with disabilities in challenging academic programs such as those in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. University of Washington, Box 354842, Seattle, WA 98195-4842 Contact Info: doit@uw.edu; 206.685.3648 (Voice/ TTY) 888.972.3648 (toll free voice/ TTY) 206.221.4171 (FAX) Disability; Sophomore; Junior;Summer; Intern
ELKS NATIONAL FOUNDATION LEGACY AWARDS COMPETITION
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $1,000 (Renewable for 4 years)
DEADLINE: Friday, January 30, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Applicants must be a child or grandchild of a living Elks member (grandchildren are not eligible), must apply online and take the ACT or SAT by Dec. 31, 2014. NOTE: Applications are due by 12:00 Noon Central Time on due date. Elks;
PHYLLIS LAWSON SCHOLARSHIP AWARD (WAVA)
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 4 @ $1000
DEADLINE: Friday, January 30, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The Washington Association of Vocational Administrators Scholarship will be awarded to four graduating Washington State high school seniors who have distinguished themselves in the field of Career and Technical Education during high school. Click on the attached file for a copy of the application. DO NOT MAIL YOUR APPLICATION. Applications must be turned into the Career Center no later than 2:15 on January 29th. CCTE
Attachments:
WAVAScholarshipApp 14-15.doc    
FUTURE COUGARS OF COLOR SCHOLARSHIP – WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $1,000 - $5,000 (Renewable)
DEADLINE: Saturday, January 31, 2015
DESCRIPTION: In order to qualify for scholarships through the Future Cougars of Color program, students must attend the entire event and participate in all components of the program. National Merit Scholarship awardees and Distinguished Regents are not eligible. March 13 - 14, 2015 is Future Cougs of Color Program If you can't make it, please note: Filling out the WSU scholarship application means you'll automatically be considered for hundreds of other scholarships from WSU. Washington State University;
HISPANIC METROPOLITAN CHAMBER
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $1,000 - $5,000
DEADLINE: Saturday, January 31, 2015
DESCRIPTION: •Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen or Legal Resident •Applicant must be of Hispanic ancestry, permanently residing in Oregon or Clark County, Washington •Applicant must have at least a 3.0 GPA as evidenced by a certified high school or college transcript •Applicant must be enrolled by September in an accredited community college, 4-year college or university or an accredited graduate degree program Applicants will be evaluated based on their academic achievements, extracurricular activities in the community and a written essay. More information available at website. Hispanic;
I HAVE A DREAM SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 1,000
DEADLINE: Saturday, January 31, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Applicant must be 13 years of age or older at the time of application, be a legal resident of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia and plan to enroll in a post-secondary institution by the fall of 2019. You must submit a short written response (250 words or less) to a question about a dream you had or your dreams for the future. For more specific details visit the website. Essay;
VANCOUVER ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT AWARD - WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY VANCOUVER
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $16,000 ($4,000 per year for 4 yrs.)
DEADLINE: Saturday, January 31, 2015
DESCRIPTION: If you are a Washington high school student with a 3.6 GPA and a SAT score of 1150 or ACT score of 25, you are eligible for this scholarship. You must apply for admission to WSU Vancouver by January 31st. For more information, contact the office of financial aid & scholarships at 360-546-9559 or email at finaid@vancouver.wsu.edu. No separate application is required. Washington State University Vancouver; WSUV; GPA;
VANCOUVER EMBLEM CLUB SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $1,000 Vocational, $1,000 Academic
DEADLINE: Saturday, January 31, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The Emblem Club is a National Organization formed in 1926 by wives, daughters, mothers and sisters of Elk members. As a community service they have been giving scholarships each year to graduating high school seniors. All seniors are eligible for the scholarship, either the academic or vocational; an emphasis is placed on need as well as school ability. NOTE: For further information, call Alexandra Cooley, Scholarship Chairman at (360)891-4756 or email at ALJACOOL@comcast.net. Application is attached. Only mailed applications will be accepted. Elks Member; Community Service; Need Based; Academic; Vocational;
WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY - FIRST SCHOLARS PROGRAM SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $5,000 Renewable for 4 years
DEADLINE: Saturday, January 31, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The First Scholars Program is available to 20 incoming first-time, full-time freshmen whose parents have no more than two years of education beyond high school and no post-secondary degree. Applicants must apply to Washington State University Pullman, demonstrate financial need, have a 3.3 GPA or higher, be a U.S. citizen or qualified non-citizen, complete the FAFSA and intend to live on campus and apply for campus housing. WSU; First Generation;
AMERICAN INDIAN ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $500 - $2,000
DEADLINE: Sunday, February 01, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The Washington Student Achievement council (formerly the Higher Education Coordinating Board) is accpeting applications. Applicants must demonstrate financial need, be a Washington resident; have close cultural ties to an in-state American Indian tribe. Applicant should intend to use his or her education to benefit the in-state American Indian community in Washington State. Priority is given to upper-division and graduate-level students. Application, two brief Personal Statements, Letter(s) of Recommendation and Transcript(s) are required.American Indian; Need Based
EVERGREEN STATE COLLEGE FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: VARY
DEADLINE: Monday, February 02, 2015
DESCRIPTION: List of various scholarships for students applying to the Evergreen State College. Evergreen State College; ESC;
PERFORMING ARTS SCHOLARSHIP AT WARNER PACIFIC COLLEGE
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Varies
DEADLINE: Monday, February 02, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Performing Arts Scholarships are available to students in all majors. Audition categories include Vocal, Instrumental and Drama.Music; Art; Drama; Audition
BELIEVE IN YOU SCHOLARSHIP & PRINCIPAL'S AWARD
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $2,000 - $12,000
DEADLINE: Sunday, February 08, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Your school's principal will nominate the student for this scholarship based on leadership, academics or community service. Nomination deadline is February 8, so contact your principal if you are interested in this scholarship. U.S. citizenship is NOT required. For more information email believe@herffjones.com. Principal; Community Service; GPA; Leadership;
PACIFIC LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY MUSIC SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 1,000 to $12,000 (Renewable for 3 yrs.)
DEADLINE: Monday, February 09, 2015
DESCRIPTION: For exceptional students interested in studying and performing music, there is no better place that PLU. The Department of Music offers 250 scholarships each year and are available to students in a single specific area (for example - strings, voice, brass, etc.). Auditions are required and take place on campus on specific dates. You do NOT have to be admitted to PLU to audition for a music scholarship.PLU; Music;
SCHOLARSHIPS FOR MILITARY CHILDREN PROGRAM - FISHER HOUSE FOUNDATION
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $2,000
DEADLINE: Friday, February 13, 2015
DESCRIPTION: This scholarship is for children of military personnel and is primarily funded through the generosity of manufacturers and suppliers whose products are sold at military commissaries, worldwide. One scholarship will be awarded to every commissary location where qualified applications are received. Military; Commissaries;
WASHINGTON STATE EMPLOYEES CREDIT UNION (WSECU) SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $1,500 - $2,500
DEADLINE: Friday, February 13, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Applicants must be a full-time student at the time of the award; a WSECU member in good standing when the application is reviewed and the scholarship is awarded. (Membership in any other credit union does not satisfy eligibility for this program.); WSECU-elected volunteers and their family members, as well as Scholarship Committee members and their family members, are not eligible for this scholarship. NOTE: Applications are available December 15, 2014 Questions? Call 800.562.0999 and ask for Matt Wilson at x10841 or June Longoria at x10470 WSECU; Member;
ASSOCIATION FOR COMPUTER PROFESSIONALS IN EDUCATION (ACPE) TECHNOLOGY SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Up to $2,500
DEADLINE: Sunday, February 15, 2015
DESCRIPTION: In order to qualify, you must meet the following criteria: ◦Currently a senior at an Oregon or Washington K–12 public or private educational institution ◦Has demonstrated high interest and innovative use of technology during high school career ◦Has demonstrated some community/school involvement, preference of technology focus ◦Plans to pursue studies in a technology related field to obtain the minimum of a two-year degree ◦Has created a simple web site to provide a description of the technology project and links to evidence for that project. Evidence should be available with no additional software installation required for access other than a browser. ◦Has completed the online Student Applicant Form Contact and mailing information: scholarship@acpenw.org Technology
JOHNSON PROGRAM in LEADERSHIP & INTEGRITY - WASHINGTON & LEE UNIVERSITY
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: FULL TUITION
DEADLINE: Sunday, February 15, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Students who wish to be considered for a Johnson Scholarship - or any Washington and Lee merit-based scholarship - must submit a complete Common Application and the separate Johnson Scholarship application no later than Deadline. Johnson Scholarship application materials are included in W&L's Supplement to the Common Application. It is not necessary to apply under W&L's binding Early Decision I plan in order to be considered for the Johnson Scholarship or other merit-based awards. Finalists for the Johnson Scholarship will be selected on the basis of academic achievement and demonstrated leadership. They will be judged on their potential to contribute to the intellectual and civic life of the W & L campus and of the world at large in years to come. Writing samples, teacher recommendations, and records of leadership, citizenship, and involvement in non-academic activities will be weighed. LEADERSHIP; INTEGRITY; WASHINGTON & LEE UNIVERSITY
EVERGREEN SCHOOL DISTRICT FOUNDATION BOARD SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Varies
DEADLINE: Monday, February 16, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Student must be on track to graduate from the following ESD High Schools: Evergreen, Heritage, Legacy, Mountain View, Union, HELA or IQ Academy in June 2015. Students with a commitment to both school and community will be given preference. If you have questions about the application or the process, please contact Rebecca Bafus at Evergreen School District Foundation Office at 360.604.4022 or admin@evergreenschooldistrictfoundation.com Eligibility: Students selected to receive this scholarship award shall be graduating seniors from one of the Evergreen School District high schools, with intent to continue their education at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university, vocational or technical school, full-time, beginning the fall term or semester following their high school graduation. The scholarship committee will consider character, community service, and academic record; however, these are not the sole criteria for selecting deserving students. The Evergreen School District Foundation Scholarship is targeted toward students in good standing at school and in the community. A strong work ethic, both in and out of school, is important. In addition, the scholarship shall be awarded to students who are positive role models for their fellow classmates and the community. This is a competitive process and funding is limited; therefore, not all applicants are guaranteed a scholarship. An interview may be a requirement.
BEZOS SCHOLARS PROGRAM - ASPEN INSTITUTE
Grade Level: Junior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, MVHS, UHS
Amount: PAID TRIP
DEADLINE: Tuesday, February 17, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The Bezos Scholars Program selects 30 top high school students and exceptional educators to attend the Aspen Ideas Festival, June 26-July 2. This power-packed week of seminars and informal meetings with global leaders, acclaimed thinkers and social entrepreneurs inspire students to return to their community ready to tackle a range of topics, such as poverty, literacy and health among many. To learn more contact Olita Terry at olita@bezosfamilyfoundation.org. Aspen Institute; Aspen Ideas Festival; Leadership; Community Service;
ABBY'S CLOSET SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $1,000
DEADLINE: Friday, February 27, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Abby's Closet sponsors a Prom Dress Giveaway for girls who need a dress for their prom. They are also offering a $1,000 scholarship to the applicant that best embodies the spirit and mission of Abby's Closet. NOTE: The recipient must be available to attend the Prom Dress Giveaway at the Oregon Convention Center on March 28 at 7:30 am. Prom Dress; Prom Dress Giveaway;
BUICK ACHIEVERS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 50 @ Up to $25,000 (Renewable)
DEADLINE: Friday, February 27, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The Buick Achievers Scholarship Program wants to recognize those students who have succeeded both inside and outside the classroom and plan to enroll full-time at a four-year college or university. Those who plan to major in a field of study that focuses on engineering technology, design or business, with an interest in the automotive industry should apply. Special consideration will be given to the following applicants: first-generation college, female, minority, military veteran or a dependent of military personnel. *Note: Applications are due by 5:00 pm EST on the deadlineEngineering; Automotive; Design; Business;
HUSKY PROMISE - UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Free Tuition
DEADLINE: Saturday, February 28, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Each year, the Husky Promise guarantees free tuition for nearly 7,000 lower-income students in Washington. To learn more and see if you qualify, talk to your school counselor and visit the website listed. University of Washington;Need Based;
SWEET AND SIMPLE SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 1,500
DEADLINE: Saturday, February 28, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Applicant must be 13 years or older at time of application, be a legal resident of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia and plan to enroll at a post-secondary institution by the fall of 2021. You must submit a short written online response (250 words or less) to a question about a sweet and simple gift you received and why it meant so much to you. For specific detail visit the website. Essay;
UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON SCHOLARSHIPS
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Varies
DEADLINE: Saturday, February 28, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The University of Washington-Seattle has many scholarship opportunities available to our students. We provided about $19 million in scholarships to about 2700 of our undergraduate students in the past year. These scholarships cover a wide scope of academic pursuits, musical and athletic talents as well as community service and research activities. Our scholarship programs are highly competitive as we have more talented students than we have scholarship funds.UW;
JAPANESE AMERICAN COMMUNITY SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Varies
DEADLINE: Sunday, March 01, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The Japanese American Community will be recognizing and honoring high school graduates of Japanese ancestry in the greater Portland area at their annual community banquet. For the past 60 plus years, they have helped graduating seniors pursue their continued education. Japanese;
WASHINGTON STATE OPPORTUNITY SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Varies
DEADLINE: Monday, March 02, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Must be a Washington state resident (as defined in RCW 28B.15.012) Must have earned a high school diploma or GED from a Washington State high school or institution by June 2015. Please note: If you graduated from high school outside of Washington State, you are not eligible. Must be pursuing an eligible high-demand major (by alphabet; by category) in science, technology, engineering, math (STEM) or health care. Must be working toward a first bachelor’s degree, (i.e. four-year degree). Must be enrolling in an eligible Washington state college or university fall term 2015. Please note: If you will be attending a public community or technical college Fall 2015 that does not offer a four-year degree in your eligible high-demand major you must be planning to transfer to one of the four-year colleges/universities referenced above by the time you have earned 90 quarter credits. Must be a high school senior, or a college freshman or sophomore at the time of application. Please note: College students who will have earned more than 90 quarter credits or more than 60 semester credits at the start of fall term 2015 are not eligible. Running Start, AP, IB and transfer credits that your college has accepted count toward that total. Must have a cumulative grade point average (GPA) through fall quarter or semester 2014 of at least 2.75 (on a 4.0 scale). Must submit the 2015-16 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at www.fafsa.gov by Monday, March 9, 2015. Must apply for Federal Education tax credits if eligible.Must have a family income (adjusted gross income plus all untaxed income) less than the amount listed by family size on this chart. (Note: Unless you qualified to submit the FAFSA as an independent student, the family income amounts are those reported by your parent(s) on your 2015-16 FAFSA). Award amounts may be found at: http://www.waopportunityscholarship.org/scholarship/award-amount STEM
WASHINGTON STATE SCHOOL RETIREES' ASSOCIATION (WSSRA) - ROBERT J. HANDY (PEMCO Foundation, Inc.) SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 16@ $900 Per Year, Renewable for 4 Yrs.
DEADLINE: Monday, March 02, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Each year WSSRA presents scholarsips to selected high school seniors who are committed to entering the teaching profession. This scholarship is renewable if grades, citizenship, self-reliance, etc. are maintained at acceptable levels. For more details and to apply visit the available link. Click on: Forms & Files and then in the drop-down menu click on Scholarship Application.
WASHINGTON STATE SCHOOL RETIREES’ ASSOCIATION (WSSRA) FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP & ONE NEAL D. PRESCOTT SCHOLARSHIP (rotated yearly to one of the eight WSSRA Districts)
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 8 @ $1,500 & 1 @ $1,500 rotated yearly
DEADLINE: Monday, March 02, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Each year WSSRA selects outstanding high school seniors who are committed to entering the teaching profession (e.g., classroom teacher, school counselor, school nurse, communication disorder specialist, school physical therapists, school psychologist, reading specialist, librarian, etc.) to receive these scholarships. Complete instructions and the application are available online. Click on: Forms & Files and then in the drop-down menu click Scholarship Application. Teaching;
EWING C. KELLY SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $2,500
DEADLINE: Tuesday, March 10, 2015
DESCRIPTION: This scholarship is designed to reward students who demonstrate good citizenship while striving to attain their academic goals. Applicants will be judged on their academic merit, extra-curricular achievements - both scholastically and in their community and financial need. Applicants must have been accepted or have an application pending at a post-secondary instiution including community colleges, have an ACT score of 20 or a SAT score of 1400 and must be a U.S. citizen or have a green card. NOTE: Application must be postmarked by March 10. Citizenship; Need Based; GPA; SAT/ACT;
WASHINGTON STATE ASSOCIATION FOR JUSTICE (WSAJ) PRESIDENT'S SCHOLARSHIPS
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $2,000
DEADLINE: Friday, March 13, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The WSAJ President's Scholarship first awarded in 1991, was established to support and encourage the efforts of high school students who have overcome obstacles to achieve academically and socially. Past recipients have included cancer survivors, auto accident victims and teenagers with physical challenges. Competition for the scholarship has increased each year. Mail to: WSAJ American Justice President's Scholarship, Susan West, 1809 7th Ave. #1500, Seattle, WA, 98101. Scholarship awards will be made directly to the recipient’s chosen institution of higher learning, to be applied toward tuition, room, board, or fees. WSAJ; Need; Disibility; Obstacles;
WASHINGTON STATE ASSOCIATION FOR JUSTICE (WSAJ) VIDEO SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 2 @ $2,000
DEADLINE: Friday, March 13, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The American Justice Video Scholarship established in 2013, is a statewide student video scholarship program. Each year a new video topic will be chosen, based on WSAJ’s mission statement ideals and dealing with advocacy in the American justice system, and related issues. Mail to: WSAJ American Justice Video Scholarship, Susan West, 1809 7th Ave. #1500, Seattle, WA, 98101. Scholarship awards will be made directly to the recipient’s chosen institution of higher learning, to be applied toward tuition, room, board, or fees. Video
BUILDING INDUSTRY ASSOC. (BIA) OF CLARK COUNTY SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Varies
DEADLINE: Sunday, March 15, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Applications shall include two letters of recommendation (e.g. professors, instructors, principals, deans, employers, personal acquaintances, etc). It is highly recommended that letters of recommendation originate from academic department members or school officials. Please attach copy of college/high school transcript or most recent grade report. Unofficial transcripts issued by an educational institution are acceptable. Selection criteria for this scholarship are as follows: Financial need Academic relationship to the building industry Community Service & Extracurricular Involvement Grade point average Quality of application An original application must be submitted no later than March 15, 2015. All materials will become the property of the BIA. Applications may be: Mailed or hand delivered to: Building Industry Association of Clark County Attn: PR Coordinator 103 E. 29th Street Vancouver, WA 98663 Need based; Manufacturing
MICROSOFT DISABILITY SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $5,000
DEADLINE: Sunday, March 15, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The mission of DisAbility Scholarship at Microsoft is to empower and enable high school students with disabilities to (a) go to college, (b) realize the impact technology has on the world, and (c) target a career in the technology industry. For applicant criteria visit the attached website. Disabilities; GPA; Essay; Microsoft;
KMR GROUP FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $1,000 - $3,500
DEADLINE: Monday, March 16, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The KMR Group Foundation scholarship is available to any senior graduating from a high school in Clark County and planning to attend Clark College or Washington State University Vancouver for undergraduate studies. The scholarships range from $1,000 to $3,500 per a school year and may be renewable for up to four years, provided the recipient conforms to the requirements set forth in the award. ELIGIBILITY: • Applicant must be a senior graduating from a Clark County high school. • Applicant must be currently enrolled or will be enrolled in Clark College or Washington State University Vancouver beginning fall term or semester. • Applicant must attend college full-time (12 credits or more) for the entire academic year. • Applicant must be considered a student in good academic standing with a minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average. • Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident with a permanent resident ID card or current passport. • Applicant must be in need of financial assistance.
“IT'S ALWAYS SOMETHING”– TEEN WRITING CONTEST
Grade Level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Varies
DEADLINE: Friday, March 20, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The “It’s Always Something”- Teen Writing Contest is an annual event sponsored by Gilda’s Club Seattle. This essay writing contest is for any teen in grades 9 through 12, in Washington State, who has been touched by cancer either through a personal diagnosis or that of a family member or friend. Essays should be at least 500 words, but no more than 2000 words long. Please submit them on our website. Finalist essays are read by a panel of celebrity judges. The grand prize winners will be chosen from the finalist group. They are looking for honest essays, with an authentic ability to move readers. They want to hear about your experience. For Questions, call 866.200.2383 or e-mail lizlange@gildasclubseattle.org Essay; Cancer
AYN RAND “ANTHEM” – Essay Contest
Grade Level: Freshman, Sophomore | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $30 - $2,000
DEADLINE: Friday, March 20, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Essay must be no fewer than 600 and no more than 1,200 words in length and double-spaced. (One entry per student) Essays will be judged on both style and content. Judges will look for writing that is clear, articulate and logically organized. Winning essays must demonstrate an outstanding grasp of the philosophic meaning of Anthem. Essay;
BOB KALETA MUSIC SCHOLARSHIP – ROTARY CLUB OF GREATER CLARK COUNTY
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 1 @ $3,000
DEADLINE: Friday, March 27, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Applicant must be a graduate of VSAA, Ridgefield, Heritage, Mountain View, or Evergreen High Schools who is going to pursue a Major or Minor in music or voice performance at a post-secondary institution. Student must submit a 1000+ word essay discussing the use of your musical talent in your life goals (educational, career, and service) as they relate to the Rotary motto “Service Above Self”. NOTE: Applications are available in the Career Center; Return completed applications to the Career Center staff. Music; Essay
ROTARY CLUB OF GREATER CLARK COUNTY SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 2 @ $3,000
DEADLINE: Friday, March 27, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Applicant must be a graduate of Ridgefield, Heritage, Mountain View, or Evergreen High Schools. Student must submit a 1000+ word essay discussing your life goals (educational, career, and service) as they relate to the Rotary motto “Service Above Self”. Students should reflect on past accomplishments, future attainments and how these goals will impact our world today and in the future. NOTE: Applications available in the Career Center; Return completed applications to the Career Center staff. Essay; Service
ASIAN PACIFIC COMMUNITY FUND PARTNERED W/VERIZON
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 10 @ $1,000
DEADLINE: Tuesday, March 31, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The Asian Pacific Community Fund partners with Verizon to financially assist students in their pursuit of higher education as they face the challenge of significantly rising costs of obtaining a college degree. These awards will support those who excel academically, are leaders among their peers and are making a positive impact in their communities. Asian Pacific
DAVE CHAMBERLAIN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Varies
DEADLINE: Tuesday, March 31, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Students selected to receive this scholarship must be graduating seniors from a high school in the Evergreen School District who plan to continue their post-secondary education full-time during the upcoming school year.Preference will be given to students planning to enter the fields of communication or technology.
HEARTHSTONE HOUSING FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Sophomore, Junior, Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $500 - $5,000
DEADLINE: Tuesday, March 31, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Applicant must be 16-25 years of age, reside in a Hearthstone Housing Foundation property or is a resident in a county where a Hearthstone property is located - (To view the list of eligible counties visit, www.hearthstonehousing.org) Attend college/university, trade school, professional/leadership maintain at least a 3.0 GPA, must be available for a phone interview. For questions, email Larissa Medellin at larissa@hearthstonehousing.org. Hearthstone Housing;
MILOTTE SCHOLARSHIP FUND - Alfred G. and Elma M. Milotte
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: TUITION
DEADLINE: Tuesday, March 31, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Applicants must be fasinated by nature, have been a careful observer of it and have successfully expressed their observations in an artistic way. Those that apply must be a high school graduate or have a GED, have an GPA of 3.0 or higher, be a resident of Washington State for at least 5 years prior to applying and be accepted to a trade school, 2-4 year college or university. NOTE: Samples of your work will be returned but the application will not. Art; Nature; GPA;
SUPERPOWER SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 2,500
DEADLINE: Tuesday, March 31, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Applicants must be 13 years of age or older at the time of application, be a legal resident of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia and plan to enroll in a post-secondary institution by the fall of 2019. You must submit a short online response (250 words or less) to the question "Which superhero or villain would you want to change places with for a day and why?" For more details visit the website.Essay;
TWINSTAR CREDIT UNION SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 18 - $1,000 ea.
DEADLINE: Tuesday, March 31, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Applicant’s High School must be located in Pierce, King, Lewis, Thurston, Grays Harbor, Clark Cowlitz, or Mason County service areas. Applicant must be a member of Twin Star Credit Union in good standing.They must be mailed or turned into any TwinStar CU branch. For questions, please call 360-923-4587 or 1-800-258-3115 Ext. 4587. NOTE: Applications available on January 1st.TwinStar; Credit Union; Clark County
YOUNG AMERICAN CREATIVE PATRIOTIC ART AWARD
Grade Level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $500 - $10,000
DEADLINE: Tuesday, March 31, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Art must be on paper or canvas. Water color, pencil, pastel, chardcoal, tempera, crayon, acrylic, pen-and-ink, or oil may be used. NO DIGITAL ART. More details attached to scholarship.Art;
ACF (AMERICAN COLLEGE FOUNDATION) VISIONARY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Grade Level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $1,000 - $5,000
DEADLINE: Wednesday, April 01, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Applicants must be currently enrolled in a high school and be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen. Financial need is NOT considered; all income levels may apply. All awards are non-renewable, one-time awards to be used for the first year of higher post-secondary education.Essay;
AMERICAN FIRE SPRINKLER ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $2,000
DEADLINE: Wednesday, April 01, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Read the “Fire Sprinkler Essay” for automatic fire sprinklers and take a ten-question multiple-choice test online. This is an open book test and for each correct answer your name will be entered to win a $2,000 scholarship.Fire; Essay; Drawing
CLARK COLLEGE FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Varies
DEADLINE: Wednesday, April 01, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Clark College Scholarship Applications are available in the Financial Aid Office and online at www.clark.edu/scholarships. Review the application instructions and eligibility statement to be sure that you qualify. Most scholarship applications require two recommendations. Unless otherwise noted, scholarship applications are submitted to the Financial Aid Office. Deadlines typically are in April - May. Clark; Essay;
MASON NOLAN SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Varies
DEADLINE: Wednesday, April 01, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Scholarship recipients must: Be a child of an employee of The Columbian in Vancouver, WA, be a high school senior, high school graduate, or current undergraduate student, have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5, and continue their education full-time at an accredited college, university, vocational or technical school for the following school year. Preference will be given to applicants who are planning to attend, or who have attended, Clark College or a similar educational institution. Renewable
VANCOUVER WILDLIFE LEAGUE SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $500 or $1000
DEADLINE: Wednesday, April 01, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The Vancouver Wildlife League, founded in 1929, is an organization of outdoor enthusiasts and conservationists. These scholarships will be awarded to deserving Clark County seniors or college students who are interested in pursuing careers in fields related to conservation, the environment, or fish and wildlife management. *NOTE: For questions, call Jerry Larson at 360-693-3337 or email at Jerry.Larson2@comcast.net.Conservation; Environment; Fish; Wildlife
AMERICAN LEGION LEGACY SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: VARY
DEADLINE: Wednesday, April 15, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Applicants must be children of active duty personnel of the U.S. Military or National Guard or Military Reservist who died on active duty on or after Sept. 11, 2001. Applicants must also be enrolled full-time in undergraduate study at an accredited institution of higher education.American Legion; Military Children;
JASON MOE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS
Amount: $1000
DEADLINE: Wednesday, April 15, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Go Big or Go Home - Live Life to the Fullest. Bring your "A" game to everything you do. Jason Thomas Kaipo Moe was a graduate of Evergreen High School. He played on the varsity basketball team and loved the game. Eligibility: Graduating Senior male EHS Basketball team member. Applications are available in the Career Center.
UW NIKKEI ALUMNI ASSOC. SCHOLARSHIP – UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 5 @ $2,000 - $2,500 Scholarships
DEADLINE: Wednesday, April 15, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The UW Nikkei Alumni Association Committee offers awards to students based on their financial need, academic achievement and community service, especially to the Asian-American community. In addition, one award may be granted to an individual who has the potential for college success, but who has not yet distinguished himself academically. It is a core belief of the Association that a student may, through hard work, overcome the circumstances that have initially kept him from succeeding. Japanese;Need based;Community service
STUDENT- VIEW SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 12 @ $500-$4,000
DEADLINE: Wednesday, April 22, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Student Insights is a market research firm helping colleges and universities communicate more effectively with high school seniors. This scholarship is for high school seniors who plan to attend a four-year college, community/junior college or career school. No minimum SAT/ACT score or GPA, No Essay required, No lengthy application forms, No application fees. Simply log on to the website listed and complete a 15-20 minute application survey about colleges in your area. The scholarship will be awarded via a random drawing of all completed applications.
AYN RAND “FOUNTAINHEAD"
Grade Level: Junior, Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $50.00 - $10,000
DEADLINE: Sunday, April 26, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Essay must be no fewer than 800 and no more than 1,600 words in length and double-spaced. (One entry per student) Essays will be judged on both style and content. Judges will look for writing that is clear, articulate and logically organized. Winning essays must demonstrate an outstanding grasp of the philosophic meaning of Anthem. Essay
ALL ABOUT EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 3,000
DEADLINE: Thursday, April 30, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Applicant must be 13 years or older at the time of application, be legal residents of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia, plan to enroll at a post-secondary institution by the fall of 2019 and complete an online scholarship search profile at ScholarshipExperts.com. You must submit an online short written response (250 words or less) to the question "How will a $3,000 scholarship for education make a difference in your life?"Essay;
ANDREW J. SHIELDS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $700
DEADLINE: Thursday, April 30, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The student selected to receive the scholarship award must: Be a graduating senior from a high school in Clark, Cowlitz, or Skamania counties must have been enrolled in any accredited Fire Cadet program in Southwest Washington during high school, have a minimum cumulative high school GPA of 3.0, continue their education full-time at an accredited college, university, vocational or technical school during the upcoming school year. Students who enlist in the U.S. military and provide proof of their deployment date may have their scholarship award deferred for up to four years.Fire Science
ANGELA SVENDSEN MEMORIAL MUSIC SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $2000
DEADLINE: Thursday, April 30, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The student selected to receive this scholarship must: Be a graduating senior from a high school in Clark County, have a minimum cumulative high school GPA of 3.0, continue their education full-time at an accredited college, university, vocational or technical school during the upcoming school year, and plan to pursue a degree in either music education or music performance. Music
BETTY & GLEN TRIBE SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Varies
DEADLINE: Thursday, April 30, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Scholarship recipients must: Be a graduating senior from a high school in the Battle Ground or Ridgefield school district OR be a current student at Clark College or Washington State University,continue their education full-time at Clark College or Washington State University during the upcoming school year, and pursue a Mechanical Engineering Degree. Renewal applicants must apply each year. Preference will be given to previous scholarship recipients. CLARK COLLEGE; ENGINEERING
BEVERLY CANALE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (Silver Star Elementary)
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $500
DEADLINE: Thursday, April 30, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The student selected to receive this scholarship must: Be a graduating senior of a high school in Clark County, WA and be a graduate of Silver Star Elementary in the Evergreen School District, Vancouver, WA, have attended Silver Star Elementary a minimum of two full school years, have a high school minimum cumulative 2.8 GPA and continue their education full-time at an accredited college, university, career or technical school during the upcoming school year.
BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Varies
DEADLINE: Thursday, April 30, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Scholarship Recipients must: Be current members of the Boys and Girls Clubs of Southwest Washington, have graduated from high school or received their GED, have at least a cumulative high school GPA of 2.0, and be enrolled or planning to enroll full-time at an accredited public or private post-secondary educational institution (including two-year community colleges, four-year colleges and universities, and vocational, trade, technical or career schools) located in the United States. Renewal applicants must submit an application each year.
COLUMBIA VISTA CORPORATION SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Varies, multiple scholarships may be awarded.
DEADLINE: Thursday, April 30, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Scholarship recipients must: --Be either a child of Columbia Vista Corporation employee or a child served by the Boys and Girls Clubs of Southwest Washington --Be currently enrolled or plan to enroll at a private elementary or middle school, private or public high school or an accredited public or private college, university, career or technical school, in the United States. --Have a minimum 2.5 GPA, if they are a graduating high school senior or current college student; all other first-year applicants must be in good academic standing at their current school Renewal applicants must submit an application each year.Essay
COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OF SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: VARIES
DEADLINE: Thursday, April 30, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Over $400,000 in scholarships available for local students of Southwest Washington! The Community Foundation manages a variety of scholarship funds that help local students pay for ongoing education. Each of their 53 scholarship funds has a unique set of criteria that may be suited to your circumstance. Last year, these scholarships awarded $430,254 to 225 students. This year, they are excited to offer a new online portal for scholarship applications. Visit their website to find a scholarship that can help put your professional goals within reach. Southwest Washington; SWW; Community Foundation;
FRANCES TRIBE
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Varies
DEADLINE: Thursday, April 30, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Scholarship recipients must be accepted into the Nursing Program at Clark College or currently be enrolled in the Nursing Program. Recipients must also have completed all prerequisites prior to being accepted into the Nursing Program. This scholarship may be awarded for each of the two years of the nursing program, and is based on satisfactory academic progress and successful achievement of course requirements. Preference will be given to previous recipients Nursing; Clark College
HOKULANI WASHINGTON FUND SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Varies
DEADLINE: Thursday, April 30, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Applicants must: --Be residents of Washington State, with preference given to residents of Clark, Cowlitz and Skamania counties. --Be either (1) a graduating high school senior from public or private schools within the state of Washington or the Greater Portland, Oregon Metropolitan Area OR (2) a current student continuing their undergraduate education. Preference will be given to students who are the first member in their family to attend an accredited college or university. --Have a cumulative GPA of 2.95 – 3.45. --Continue their education full-time beginning Fall 2014 at an accredited private four-year college or university anywhere on the mainland United States (not in Hawaii, Alaska, or other U.S. territories). The school must focus on the liberal arts and sciences, but may have professional schools if such schools are integrated into the liberal arts focus. Student population must range from 2,000 – 4,000 students. Example of a school that meets the criteria: Pacific Lutheran University. In order to receive additional awards, students must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.5. RenewableClark County; GPA; Essay;
HUMANIST OF GREATER PORTLAND SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $2,000
DEADLINE: Thursday, April 30, 2015
DESCRIPTION: "Humanism is a rational philosophy informed by science, inspired by art, and motivated by compassion. Affirming the dignity of each human being, it supports liberty and opportunity consonant with social and planetary responsibility. Free of theism and other supernatural beliefs, humanism thus derives the goals of life from human need and interest rather than from theological or ideological abstractions, and asserts that humanity must take responsibility for its own destiny." Essay must be 750 - 1000 words on "How I Formed My Moral Compass Without Religion or Dogma" Further details found at website. Essay
JACK & CAROL KELLY SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Varies
DEADLINE: Thursday, April 30, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Established in 2012, this scholarship awards to students from Clark County, Washington who plan to return and support their community after they finish their education. It is important that applicants plan to pursue a career in business. Requirements: Students selected to receive this scholarship must: --Have graduated (or be on track to graduate) from a high school located in Clark County, Washington OR be children of employees of Instrument Sales & Services, Inc. --Continue their education full-time at an accredited college, university, career to technical school. Preference will be given to students intending to pursue a course of study leading to a career in business. Renewal applicants must complete an application each year. RenewableEssay
MAKE ME LAUGH SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $1,500
DEADLINE: Thursday, April 30, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Take a break from the boring application routine. We don't want to know why you deserve money or how great your grades are, we simply want to laugh. Write a 250 word essay describing an incident in your life, funny or embarrassing (fact or fiction), and make us laugh. Applicant must be 13 year of age or older at the time of application, be a legal resident of the fifty U.S. states or the Dist. of Columbia and plan to enroll no later than the Fall of 2019 at an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education.Essay;
PEOPLE OF PRAISE
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Varies
DEADLINE: Thursday, April 30, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Students selected to receive this scholarship must: Be a member OR dependent child of a member of “The People of Praise” (Vancouver, WA/Portland, OR branch), an ecumenical Christian community, be currently attending or planning to attend either a Christian elementary school, a Christian high school, or an accredited college, university, vocational or technical school during the upcoming school year and remain in good academic standing. Renewable
JEAN OSBORNE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, MVHS
Amount: $1000
DEADLINE: Friday, May 01, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The applicant must be a graduating senior of the Evergreen School District with a current cumulative GPA of 3.25 or above. Applicant must plan to enroll as a full-time student in an accredited community college, college or university. The criteria for selection are: Academic Courses, Community Involvement, Work Experience, Leadership Potential, and School Activities/Awards. Applications are available in the Career Center. This must be turned into the Career Center by deadline. Community Service;Leadership
ROCKY MOUNTAIN SCHOLARS AWARD – UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $3,000 - $6,000
DEADLINE: Friday, May 01, 2015
DESCRIPTION: University of Wyoming provides financial support annually for non-resident students based on their cumulative GPA and composite ACT / SAT scores. Students are provisionally awarded scholarships by the UW Admissions Office shortly after being admitted. Final awards are made upon receipt of all final academic records. A student's scholarship award may go up or down based on final cumulative GPA and test scores. To ensure consideration, applicant must submit all of their admission application materials by the deadline.University of Wyoming
SARINA SLAID MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: MVHS
Amount: 2 @ Up to $3,000
DEADLINE: Friday, May 01, 2015
DESCRIPTION: This scholarship was established to provide college tuition assistance to deserving high school graduates or graduates to be, of an accredited High School in Clark County. Annually, two awards of approximately $3,000 will be given; one to a graduating senior at Mountain View High School; and another to a graduating senior who is a member of the Junior Volunteer Program with Southwest Washington Medical Center. Applications are available in the Career Center. This must be turned into the Career Center by deadline for the Scholarship Committee to review. Medical
SkillsUSA Alumni & Friends Scholarship
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 2 @ $500
DEADLINE: Friday, May 01, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The SkillsUSA Alumni and Friends Association is offering two annual merit-based $500 scholarships to qualifying students. The $500 scholarships will recognize the unique qualities of SkillsUSA students including leadership, commitment to community service, and advocating for career and technical education. If you have questions, please contact Heidi Walsh at (703) 737-0615 or hwalsh@skillsusa.org
B. DAVIS SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Junior, Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $1,000
DEADLINE: Monday, May 25, 2015
DESCRIPTION: This Scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post secondary institution. There is no age restriction Be sure to include your name and the school you are attending this year and next This is not an academic scholarship but we would like to know where you are going to school now and what your future academic plans are. The generosity of our site sponsors have allowed us to offer a scholarship to help the students who visit our site.
FIFTH MONTH SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 1,500
DEADLINE: Sunday, May 31, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Applicants must be 13 years or older at the time of application, be a legal resident of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia and plan to enroll at a post-secondary institution by the fall of 2019. You must submit an online short written response (250 words or less) to the question "May is the fifth month of the year. Write a letter to the number five explaining why five is important. Be serious or be funny. Either way, here's a high five to you for being original." For more specific details visit the website. Essay;
LM SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $500
DEADLINE: Sunday, May 31, 2015
DESCRIPTION: This scholarship is for a deserving student who currently is enrolled or expects to be enrolled in a degree program (2yrs of length or greater) by September. Additionally, to be eligible a student must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and submit an answer to the essay question prior to the deadline.Essay
MT. HOOD MASONIC LODGE NO. 32 SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Varies
DEADLINE: Sunday, May 31, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The Mt. Hood Masonic Lodge No.32 Scholarship program purpose is to provide tuition assistance to those incoming first year undergraduate students who are in need, are deemed good citizens, and who plan to support their community.Need based;community service
ATHNET SPORTS RECRUITING SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $1,000
DEADLINE: Monday, June 01, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The Athnet Scholarship committee will award the scholarship to the student whose 400-500 word essay best demonstrates how the lessons they learned through sport have positively impacted them as they pursue their college education. NOTE: Submit your essay and required information to scholarships@athleticscholarships.net. Applications are due by 12:00pm PST on the due date.Essay; Sports; Athletes;
ABBOT AND FENNER SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Junior, Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $1,000
DEADLINE: Monday, June 15, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution. To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay between 500 and 1000 words answering the following question: What have you done outside the classroom that demonstrates qualities sought after by the post secondary institution that you are hoping to attend? Also, which of these qualities means the most to you? Your submissions must be sent to us by email at: scholarships@abbottandfenner.com Essay
NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE EDUCATION OF HOMELESS CHILDREN & YOUTH (NAEHCY)
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: VARY
DEADLINE: Monday, June 15, 2015
DESCRIPTION: This fund provides scholarship assistance for post-secondary education to students who are homeless or have experienced homelessness during their K-12 education, and who have demonstrated average or above average academic achievement. Homeless;
CAREERS THAT WORK! SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 5 @ $1,000
DEADLINE: Friday, June 19, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Each high school in the Northwest is given five $1,000 tuition scholarships to award to students who want to attend one of the participating career colleges. Applicant must be a graduating high school student pursuing post-secondary education at select private career colleges in Oregon, Washington and Idaho. Applications must be submitted by or in cooperation with your high school counselor. For more information and a list of participating schools , go to: www.nwcareercolleges.org Nomination
DO-OVER SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $1,500
DEADLINE: Tuesday, June 30, 2015
DESCRIPTION: What if you had the chance to 'do-over' a moment in your life? What would it be? How would it affect you and your future? Submit an online short written response (250 words or less) for the question: "If you could get one 'do-over' in life, what would it be and why? Applicant must be 13 years of age or older at the time of application, be a legal resident of the U.S. or Dist. of Columbia, and plan on enrolling (no later that the Fall of 2019) at an accredited post-secondary institution. Essay;
LIFT PARTS EXPRESS
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $1,000
DEADLINE: Tuesday, June 30, 2015
DESCRIPTION: To be eligible for this scholarship you must be either a current Senior in High School or a Freshmnan or Sophomore in College/University. You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Canada, enrolled or expecting to be enrolled in the Fall. Go to website for details.
AIRLINE SCHOLARSHIP – INTERNATIONAL AIR & HOSPITALITY ACADEMY
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $500
DEADLINE: Wednesday, July 01, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Each high school in the U.S. is offered three $500 scholarships for students interested in the airline industry. Your counselor awards this scholarship. If you would like nominated, please contact your Career Counselor. NOTE: Applicants must apply to the International Air & Hospitality Academy.International Air & Hospitality Academy; Airline Industry;
CULINARY SCHOLARSHIP - INTERNATIONAL AIR & HOSPITALITY ACADEMY
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $2,000
DEADLINE: Wednesday, July 01, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Northwest Culinary Institute offers each high school in the U.S. one $2,000 scholarship to be awarded to a graduating high school senior. Scholarships are awarded by your high school counselor or teachers. If you would like to be nominated for this scholarship, please contact your Career Counselor. NOTE: Applicant must apply to Northwest Culinary Institute. Culinary;
HOTEL, RESTAURANT & EVENT MANAGEMENT SCHOLARSHIP - INTERNATIONAL AIR & HOSPITALITY ACADEMY
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $1,000
DEADLINE: Wednesday, July 01, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Each high school in the U.S. is offered one $1,000 scholarship to be awarded to a graduating high school senior. Your counselor awards this scholarship. If you would like to be nominated, please contact your Career Counselor. NOTE: Applicant must apply to the International Air & Hospitality Academy. Hotel Management; Hospitality;
NORTHWEST CULINARY INSTITUTE - HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR CULINARY SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 2 @ $2,000
DEADLINE: Wednesday, July 01, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Northwest Culinary Institute offers all high schools in the United States two $2,000 scholarships to be awarded to high school seniors. The scholarship is valid for the Culinary Arts Program only.*NOTE: Please contact your high school counselor or Career Specialist for a nomination. Culinary;
NORTHWEST RENEWABLE ENERGY INSTUTUTE - HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 3 @ $1,000
DEADLINE: Wednesday, July 01, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Northwest Renewable Energy Institute offers each high school in the United States three $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to graduating high school seniors. Scholarships are for tuition only and for students interested in pursuing the Wind Turbine Technician Program. For questions or additional materials, call 1-800-868-1816. *NOTE: If you would like nominated for this scholarship please contact your high school counselor or your Career Specialist. Wind Turbine; Technician;
RAIL OPERATIONS TRAINING PROGRAM SCHOLARSHIP - INTERNATIONAL AIR & HOSPITALITY ACADEMY
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $1,000
DEADLINE: Wednesday, July 01, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Northwest Railroad Institute offers each high school in the U.S. three $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to graduating high school seniors. Your counselor awards this scholarship. If you would like to be nominated, please contact your Career Counselor. NOTE: Applicants must apply to Northwest Railroad Institute. Railroad;
WASHINGTON ASSOCIATION OF SEWER AND WATER DISTRICTS SEWER/WATER UTILITY SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $500 - $1000
DEADLINE: Wednesday, July 01, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The Washington Association of Sewer and Water Districts is pleased to offer scholarships to individuals interested in pursuing a career in the industry represented by our membership. Sewer and Water District across the state provide a valuable service to our communities and we recognize the need for educational advancement at all levels. BASIC INFORMATION REGARDING SCHOLARSHIP: Applicants must be: Employee’s, Elected Officials or Immediate family member of WASWD Members, OR any Washington State Resident. Course work must be related to the sewer and/or water industry. Scholarship Recipients receive the award after July for use in the subsequent Fall quarter. Based on registration/acceptance in a school, Scholarships funds are forwarded directly to the educational institution. Applicants are encouraged but not required to be sponsored by a Sewer and/or Water District in the area of their residence. Additional Minimum Requirements: o Full or Part-time student o Attendance at an accredited college, university or technical school o Pursuit of a degree; Associates, Bachelors, Masters or DoctorateEssay
WIND TURBINE TECHNICIAN SCHOLARSHIP - INTERNATIONAL AIR & HOSPITALITY ACADEMY
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HeLa, HHS, iQA, Legacy, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $1,000
DEADLINE: Wednesday, July 01, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Northwest Renewable Energy Institute offers each high school in the U.S. three $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to graduating high school seniors. Your counselor awards this scholarship. If you would like to be nominated, please contact your Career Counselor. NOTE: Applicants must apply to Northwest Renewable Energy Institute. Wind Turbines; Energy;
SHOUT IT OUT SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 1,500
DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 30, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Applicant must be 13 years of age at time of application, be a legal resident of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia and plan to enroll at a post-secondary institution by the fall of 2019. You must submit an online short written response (250 words or less) to the question "If you could say one thing to the entire world at once, what would it be and why?" For more details visit the website. Essay;
ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 1,500
DEADLINE: Saturday, October 31, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Applicants must be 13 years of age or older at the time of application, be legal residents of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia and plan to enroll in a post-secondary institution by the fall of 2019. You have to submit an online short written response (250 words or less) for a question about zombies invading your school. For specific details visit the website. Essay;
NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing
Grade Level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $500, Laptop, Trip & Award
DEADLINE: Monday, November 02, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Calling all creative coders, hackers, designers and technical young women. Making a Difference – Girls, Technology, and Social Change . Apply for the NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing! Women;Technology
SOROPTIMIST INTERNATIONAL TECHNICAL/EDUCATIONAL AWARD
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: UHS
Amount: $1,000
DEADLINE: Saturday, November 14, 2015
DESCRIPTION: For girls who attend or have been accepted to attend an undergraduate program in an accredited college or vocational/skills training program. Residents of Camas and Washougal will be given priority. May not be a Soroptimist member or an immediate family member of a Soroptimist. Applicant must submit a completed application accompanied with two character references to: Soroptimist International of Camas Washougal Post Office Box 621 Camas WA 98607 Attn: Awards Committee NOTE: For additional information, please call Jan at 360-210-4002Technical; Teaching
EDUCATION MATTERS SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 5,000
DEADLINE: Monday, November 30, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Applicants must be 13 years or older at the time of application, be legal residents of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia and plan to enroll in a post-secondary institution no later than the fall of 2019. You will have to submit an online short written response (250 words or less) to the question: "What would you say to someone who thinks education doesn't matter, or that college is a waste of time and money?" For specific details visit the website. Essay;
AIR FORCE ROTC HIGH SCHOOL PROGRAM SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: VARY
DEADLINE: Tuesday, December 01, 2015
DESCRIPTION: Submit your online application between June 1, 2015 and December 1, 2015. After you complete the online application, you will receive a confirmation email with information on how to download, electronically complete and submit/upload the required forms. ROTC; Air Force;
JOHNSON OPPORTUNITY GRANTS - WASHINGTON & LEE UNIVERSITY
Grade Level: Junior, Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $1,000 - $3,000
DEADLINE: Tuesday, December 01, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The grants support projects that contribute to the development of student leadership.The grants are awarded on a competitive basis and will provide funds to cover travel, living expenses, and other costs associated with the proposed project or summer activity. Students need to find, describe and justify a worthwhile summer (or spring option) project. It might be an unpaid internship on Capitol Hill or a State Department internship in a foreign capital. It might involve participation in a national or international student conference. It could include research travel that will help you become a leader in your chosen field of study. Or it might be a service project that will demonstrate your commitment to community leadership. The possibilities are broad and the criteria for evaluation of applications will include both your academic accomplishments at Washington and Lee and the potential for leadership development that your project makes possible. Though we anticipate that Johnson Opportunity Grants will be for rising seniors, in the initial pilot program summers, applications will be accepted from both rising juniors and rising seniors. Washington & Lee; Leadership; Integrity;
PACIFIC LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY PRESIDENTIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $22,000 (Renewable up to 4 years)
DEADLINE: Tuesday, December 01, 2015
DESCRIPTION: The PLU Presidential Scholarships recognize academic, co-curricular and leadership achievement in the incoming first-year class. The eligibility requirements for this competitive scholarship are a 3.8+ GPA or 1250+ SAT score (combined critical reading and math scores only) or 28+ ACT score.Pacific Lutheran University;leadership;service
IMAGINE AMERICA SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 5 @ $1,000
DEADLINE: Thursday, December 31, 2015
DESCRIPTION: This award is available to recent high school graduates who are pursuing postsecondary education at a career college across the United States. Applicants who meet the following recommended guidelines should apply: •Likelihood of successful completion of postsecondary education •High School grade point average of 2.5 or greater •Financial need •Demonstrated voluntary community service during their senior year Applications are available starting January 1st. NOTE: Contact your counselor for high school registration. GPA;Need Based;Volunteer
ALERT SCHOLARSHIP - ALERT- The Drug & Alcohol Abuse Prevention Magazine
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $500
DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 09, 2099
DESCRIPTION: Applicants must be a senior, live in Washington state, have a 2.5 GPA and plan to attend college after graduation. The essay must be about a personal encounter you or someone you know has had with drug and/or alcohol abuse. In your essay explain how the situation was dealt with, what you learned from it, what others can learn from the experience, and what was right or wrong (in your opinion) about the way the incident or problem was handled. No application is needed and there is no deadline.Drug & Alcohol Abuse; Prevention; Essay;
ASIAN & PACIFIC ISLANDER SCHOLARSHIPS
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Varies
DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 09, 2099
DESCRIPTION: Please see the list of additional scholarships available to Asian Pacific & Islander students at website.Asian; Pacific Islander
COLLEGE OF IDAHO HERITAGE SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Full Tuition (Renewable for 4 Years)
DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 09, 2099
DESCRIPTION: Applicant must have a 3.85 GPA through the first six semesters of high school and minimum 31 ACT composite or 1380 SAT score. To compete, students must complete an application, be accepted to the College of Idaho, write a 750-1000 word essay, and send their FAFSA information to the college. For more information, visit: www.collegeofidaho.edu or call 208-459-5305. GPA;Essay;SAT;ACT;College of Idaho;
COLLEGEWEEKLIVE SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $1,000
DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 09, 2099
DESCRIPTION: This scholarhship will reward students who are working hard to research, apply and choose a college. Winning is easy - all you need to do is login to CollegeWeekLive and visit 3 colleges that interest you. One lucky winner will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship every month.
DEVRY UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Varies
DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 09, 2099
DESCRIPTION: DeVry University is committed to helping you achieve the goal of a college education by offering a generous array of scholarships to ease the financial requirements of qualifying students.DeVry University; Technical
EASTERN ADVANTAGE (EA) SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $1,500
DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 09, 2099
DESCRIPTION: Applicant must be a first-generation college bound student (neither parents hold a 4-year degree), Washington resident and have less than 45 college credits earned at the time of high school graduation. Eastern provides academic advising, career counseling and other assistance, along with a year-long mentoring program, as well as a summer program that introduces you and your family to the EWU campus community. Students who are interested should contact Anna Brown at abrown3@ewu.edu. First-generation; Eastern Washington University; EWU;
EASTERN WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Varies
DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 09, 2099
DESCRIPTION: Students must apply and be accepted to Eastern Washington University to be eligible for the various scholarships available. Eastern Washington University;
HEALD COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Varies
DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 09, 2099
DESCRIPTION: Pursue a career in Healthcare, Business, Legal or Technology. Complete the Scholarship Application (includes essay and two letters of recommendation). Enrollment in Heald College is not required to apply; however, it is required to receive a scholarship. (Contact: Local Admissions Advisor)Heald College;Medical;Business;Legal;Technology
HISPANIC SCHOLARSHIP FUND
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: AMOUNTS VARY
DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 09, 2099
DESCRIPTION: Visit this website for a list of scholarships available to students of Hispanic heritage. Click on 'Graduating High School Seniors' to access the list. Requirements and due dates vary from scholarship to scholarship, as well as award amounts. Hispanic; Latino;
ITT TECHNICAL INSTITUTE OPPORTUNITY SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: VARY
DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 09, 2099
DESCRIPTION: Applicants must apply to ITT Technical Institute and scholarship amounts vary according to need. To find out more about the Opportunity Scholarship call 1-800-ITT-TECH.ITT;
LE CORDON BLEU COLLEGE OF CULINARY ARTS SCHOLARSHIPS
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: VARY
DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 09, 2099
DESCRIPTION: Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts offers a variety of scholarships and grants. Please visit the website for details. Culinary; Chef;
MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY - FRESHMAN ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $2,000-$15,000 (Renewable for 4 years)
DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 09, 2099
DESCRIPTION: The Freshman Achievement Awards is simple to apply for. All you need to do is apply for admissions to MSU and have your ACT or SAT scores sent to MSU (ACT school code is 2420 & SAT school code is 4488). Remember, funds are awarded until they are gone so make sure you apply and have tests scores sent as soon as possible. For questions, call Rhonda Russell at rrussell@montana.edu.Montana State University; MSU;
NO ESSAY COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $2,000
DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 09, 2099
DESCRIPTION: The $2,000 "No Essay" Scholarship is open to all students and those planning on enrolling within 12 months. The monthly winner will be determined by random drawing and then contacted directly and announced on Facebook. One entry per person, but you can come back each month to try again.
O WINES OPPORTUNITY FOR SUCCESS SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: 8 @ $20,000 ($5000 Renewable for four years)
DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 09, 2099
DESCRIPTION: The O Wines Opportunity for Success Scholarship supports low-income, capable young women so they can achieve their greatest potential through education. Applicants must be female, have a GPA of 3.2 or higher and have filed for FAFSA. Student's family income cannot exceed 50% of the median family income in the state they live, they must be a U.S. citizen and plan on enrolling full-time at a post-secondary institution. For questions, call 877-898-2048. NOTE: Applications will be available in March 2015. Females; Need Based; GPA;
SCAD Challenge Scholarship Competition
Grade Level: Junior, Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Tuition
DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 09, 2099
DESCRIPTION: The Scad Challenge Scholarship offers high school students an international stage upon which to exhibit their work. SCAD seeks the next generation of talented artists and designers. The deadlines vary in each category, such as Film & Animation, Photography, Comic Book, 2-D, Poster, and Fashion so check the website.Art; Film; Animation; Photography; Comic Book; Poster; Fashion;
U.S. ACHIEVEMENT ACADEMY- DR. GEORGE A. STEPHENS FOUNDER AWARD
Grade Level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: $10,000
DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 09, 2099
DESCRIPTION: It is the sole purpose of the United States Achievement Academy Scholarship Foundation to help worthy students in grades 5-12 by cash grants that help cover the rising cost of tuition and expenses they will face when continuing their education. The Foundation seeks to enhance the intellectual and personal growth of students who demonstrate a genuine interest in learning. The USAA Scholarship Foundation has established a $10,000 cash grant to honor its founder, Dr. George A. Stevens, and his commitment to student recognition. All USAA members are eligible to compete for this grant. NOTE: Contact your teacher, counselor, coach or administrative staff for nomination. Nomination;
VOLTA (Vocational Outside Line Training Academy) SCHOLARSHIP
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Tuition, Materials/Books & Equipment
DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 09, 2099
DESCRIPTION: Attention Women! Interested in Utilities Careers? Gain competitive skills and earn a scholarship at the same time! VOLTA is a 10 week, 400 hour pre-apprenticeship located in Warrenton, Oregon. Applicants must be 18 years or older, have a high school diploma or GED, have a Commercial Driver's Learner's Permit and be able to maintain living expenses for the duration of the pre-apprenticeship. Scholarship covers tuition, materials/books and equipment. Apprenticeship; Utilities Career; Women;
WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Varies
DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 09, 2099
DESCRIPTION: Grades, talent, financial need, leadership, ambition – any one of these could get you a scholarship. Fill out a scholarship application and see what happens. For a complete list of scholarships available at WSU, visit: www.admission.wsu.edu/scholarships, Click on Washington State Residents. DEADLINE: Vary Washington State University;
WESTERN UNDERGRADUATE EXHANGE (WUE)
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Varies
DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 09, 2099
DESCRIPTION: Students who are resident of Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, or Wyoming are eligible to request a reduced tuition rate of 150% of resident tuition at participating two and four year college programs outside of their home state. The WUE reduced tuition rate is not automatically awarded to all eligible candidates. Many institutions limit the number of new WUE awards each academic year, so apply early!WUE
WESTERN WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPS
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Varies
DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 09, 2099
DESCRIPTION: Many scholarships are available through Western Washington University. For a complete list, visit: www.admissions.wwu.edu/tuition/t_scholarship.html. DEADLINE: Vary Western Washington University;
WHITMAN COLLEGE – WALLA WALLA WASHINGTON
Grade Level: Senior | Schools: EHS, HHS, MVHS, UHS
Amount: Varies
DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 09, 2099
DESCRIPTION: Scholarships are available to students who have one or more of the following qualities: excelled academically, are talented in the fine or performing arts or humanities, have contributed to increasing diversity awareness, are musically talented, and/or are in financial need. Several scholarships are being offered ranging from $500 – $Full Tuition. For details contact the Office of Admission. (877) 462-9448 Private; Need Based; Arts
All applications for financial assistance programs, i.e., student loans, work compensation, grants, scholarships, special funds, subsidies, prizes, etc, will be considered by Evergreen High School, Heritage High School, Mountain View High School or Union High School without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, or disability.