Scholarships

Scholarships updated as of May 12, 2020

THE EDMUND F. MAXWELL FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP | Grade 12

Seniors residing in Western Washington and plan to pursue a four-year degree at an accredited PRIVATE college or university

DUE DATE:   April 30, 2020 Extended to May 15, 2020

AWARD:       Up to $5,000 per year (renewable)

WEBSITE:     https://www.maxwell.org/

WILLY STEWART COMMUNITY SERVICE SCHOLARSHIP | Grade 12

For local high school seniors who have given back to their community through volunteer service.

DUE DATE:   April 1, 2020 Extended to May 15, 2020

AWARD:       $1,000-2,500 each (Approximately 14 awards)

WEBSITE:     https://www.uwpc.org/scholarship

SCOTT JOHNSON OPEN GOVERNMENT ESSAY CONTEST | Grades 9-12

Cash prize for writing a 400-600 word essay (topic listed on website)

DUE DATE:   April 15, 2020 Extended to May 30, 2020

AWARD:       $1,000 cash prize

WEBSITE:     https://washingtoncog.org/awards/essay-contest/

BRIAN REDMAN MEMORIAL MUSIC SCHOLARSHIP | Grades 9-12

For high school students who are passionate about music pursuits.

DUE DATE:   May 31, 2020

AWARD:       $1,000

WEBSITE:     https://washboard.wsac.wa.gov/login.aspx (Search "REDMAN" for scholarship)

WSU SIGMA PHI EPSILON FRATERNITY / BALANCED MAN SCHOLARSHIP | Grade 12

For incoming men of Washington State University who have shown academic excellence, leadership skills, and a commitment to their health and well-being during high school.

DUE DATE:   May 31, 2020

AWARD:       $4,000

WEBSITE:     https://washingtonstate.sigep.org/bms/

PCNA SCHOLARSHIP (PIERCE COUNTY NURSES ASSOCIATION) | Grade 12

For local students pursuing a career in nursing.

DUE DATE:   March 31, 2020 Extended to June 1, 2020

AWARD:       $1,500-$3,000 annually

WEBSITE:     https://piercecountynurses.com/scholarships/

QUOTA INTERNATIONAL OF TACOMA EDUCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP | Grade 12

For students who are deaf/hard of hearing/speech impaired OR pursuing a professional field of study that will benefit those that are deaf/hard of hearing/speech impaired.

DUE DATE:   June 1, 2020

AWARD:       $2,000 each (2 awards)

WEBSITE:     Click here for paper application

UW PAUL R. WINEMAN SCHOLARSHIP | Grade 12

For upcoming freshmen males attending University of Washington.

DUE DATE:   May 1, 2020 Extended to June 1, 2020

AWARD:       $500-$1,000 each (5 awards)

WEBSITE:     https://www.uwphipsi.com/scholarship

WA STATE OPPORTUNITIES – CAREER & TECHNICAL SCHOLARSHIP | Grade 12

For low- and middle-income students pursuing a career in a high demand trade, STEM or health care occupation. Must be enrolled in an approved program at a Washington State community college or technical school by Fall.

DUE DATE:   June 4, 2020

AWARD:       Up to $1,500 each quarter (multiple awards)

WEBSITE:     https://www.waopportunityscholarship.org/students/applicants/cts/

HORATIO ALGER CAREER & TECHNICAL EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP | Grade 12

For students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their young lives and have a critical financial need. Students must show a strong commitment to pursue and complete a career or technical program.

DUE DATE:   June 15, 2020

AWARD:       $2,500 each (1,020 awards)

WEBSITE:     https://scholars.horatioalger.org/horatio-alger-scholarship-applications/

LARRY FROST MEMORIAL GOLF SCHOLARSHIP | Grade 12

For students who are an active member of a school golf team OR have a certified handicap at a USGA rated golf course

DUE DATE: June 15, 2020

AWARD: $500

WEBSITE: Click HERE to access paper application

BIAW (BUILDING INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION OF WA) SCHOLARSHIP | Grade 12

For WA state seniors pursuing an education in the construction industry, through a community college, vocational/technical college or university/college.

DUE DATE:   May 15, 2020 Extended to June 19, 2020

AWARD:       $30,000 total (multiple awards)

WEBSITE:     https://www.mbapierce.com/scholarships

ANGELS WINGS FOUNDATION THAI SCHOLARSHIP | Grade 12

For Thai-American students who have demonstrated academic excellence and committed to their Thai community.

DUE DATE:   May 18, 2020  Extended to June 30, 2020

AWARD:       Up to $10,000 in awards

WEBSITE:    https://www.angelswingsfoundation.org/

COLLEGE BOARD OPPORTUNITY SCHOLARSHIPS | Grade 11

High School Class of 2021 students can earn multiple awards to go towards college tuitions.   

DUE DATES:  Multiple Due Dates for Different Awards: July 31, 2020 | October 31, 2020 | January 31, 2021 | February 28, 2021

AWARD:       Multiple Awards

WEBSITE:     https://opportunity.collegeboard.org/

CAREER & TECHNICAL SCHOLARSHIP – MARINE CORPS | Grade 12

For need based children of Marines and Navy Corpsmen.  Plan to pursue a non-degree certificate program or vocational training (12 month or less).

DUE DATE:   On Going

AWARD:       Up to $10,000 (multiple awards)

WEBSITE:     https://www.mcsf.org/cte/

THE WASH BOARD SCHOLARSHIPS | Grades 9-12

This is a scholarship search tool for students living in Washington State, whether planning to attend college in-state or out-of-state.

DUE DATES: Multiple Due dates (most scholarships are posted October through May)

AWARD:       Multiple Scholarships

WEBSITE:     https://www.thewashboard.org/login.aspx

COLLEGE BOARD BIG FUTURE SCHOLARSHIPS | Grades 9-12

This is a search tool for students to find scholarships, financial aid and internships from more than 2,200 programs, totaling nearly $6 billion.

DUE DATES: Multiple Due Dates

AWARD:       Multiple Awards

WEBSITE:     https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/scholarship-search

 

SCHOLARSHIPS ARE UPDATED EVERY TWO WEEKS OR SOONER. CHECK BACK OFTEN FOR NEW SCHOLARSHIPS.