Scholarships

Scholarships

Last updated 4/21/17

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Scholarship Donors: If you would like to advertise a scholarship on our webpage, please complete our online
Scholarship Eligibility Criteria form and submit it to: 
dharrold@asd103.org. 

 

Scholarship Applicants: AHS Universal Scholarship Application

 

AVAILABLE SCHOLARSHIPS

Deadline / Grade Level / Description

 

April 21, 2017 - Grade 12

Merle Kirkley Merit Scholarship

Amount: $3000

Eligibility: Merle Kirkley Merit Scholarship Award is a competitive merit-based scholarship program designed to provide financial support for Washington State high school students planning to obtain a post-secondary education. Applicants must demonstrate that their intent is to major, or obtain a certificate in, a field relating to educational facility planning and design. Fields related to educational facility design include (but are not limited to): school planning, architecture, engineering, product services and construction management.

Application & Information: Merle Kirkley Merit Scholarship

Deadline

Grade Level

Scholarship

NEW

Apr 21, 2017

12

Anacortes Para-Educators Organization Scholarship

Amount: 2 - $300

Eligibility: Graduating senior from Anacortes High School or Cap Sante High School

Current College students of APEO members only

Preference will be given in the following order:

1. Relative of a current APEO member Para- Educator (Graduatingsenior from AHS or CSHS)

2. Relative of a current APEO member Para- Educator (Current College student, graduate of AHS or CSHS)

3. All other applicants (Graduating senior from AHS or CSHS)

2.8 GPA or better

Plan to further their education at a college, vocational school or

technical school.

Responsible citizen

Scholarship must be used during the year immediately following

award.

Application: APEO Scholarship Application

 




April 22, 2017 - Grade 12

 

Student-View Scholarship Program

Amount: 1-$4,000, 2-$1,000, 10-$500 

Eligibility: No essay, no minimum SAT/ACT score or grade point average, no lengthy application forms, no application fees.

Application: www.student-view.com  (Complete a 15-20 minute application survey about colleges in your area)

Deadline

Grade Level

Scholarship

NEW

Apr 25, 2017

12

Connie Kelley Memorial Scholarship – Fidalgo Island Rotary Club

Amount: $1,000

Eligibility: Resident of Fidalgo or Guemes Island, seeking initial or continued support for Vocational or Technical education, demonstrate the qualities that epitomized Connie Kelley; curiosity, perseverance, humor, courage, optimism and determination in pursuing chosen career and life.

Application & Information: http://portal.clubrunner.ca/272

 



April 28, 2017 - Grade 12

Serenity Thomas Memorial Scholarship

Amount: (2) $2000

Eligibility: Created in memory of AHS student Serenity Thomas, who died at age 16 in August 2015 of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. A one-time award to be given to residents of Anacortes over the age of 18 who are going into the fields of Special Education or related services. Of consideration - time spent in activities with special needs community, commitment to bettering the lives of people with special needs, involvement in the arts (esp. drama or music), home responsibilities and family interaction, high school and extra-curricular activities.  Two $2,000.00 one-time scholarships will be awarded.

Application: Serenity Thomas Scholarship Eligibility Criteria
**AHS Universal Scholarship

April 29, 2017 - Grade 12

Cascadia Eye Excellence in Education Scholarship

Amount: $1, 000

Eligibility:  Students with a G.P.A. of 3.25 or better that are interested in pursuing a career in the medical field. The scholarship is not limited to physician and nursing programs but includes training for medical receptionists, coders, medical administrators, medical technicians or assistants, etc.

Application: Cascadia Eye Scholarship Application


Larson Gross Accountants of Tomorrow Merit Scholarship

Amount: $750

Eligibility: (1) non-renewable $750 scholarship to a Skagit, Island or San Juan County high school senior that plans to pursue a bachelor’s degree in accounting, attending college in Fall 2017, demonstrates leadership & academic success, and participates in civic and extracurricular activities.

Application: http://larsongross.com/careers/college/scholarships/


April 30, 2017 - Grade 12

Anacortes Youth Sports Coalition Award

Amount: $1000

 Don Daniel Memorial Scholarship

Amount: $1000

Doyle Geer Memorial Scholarship

Amount: $1000

Eligibility: Financial need, for a current or recent graduate, girl or boy going to a vocational school or college who manifests good citizenship, self-reliance and positive character.  Considerations will include students who are a recent graduate of a high school in this county; was an athlete in high school who is attending college or vocational school but is not attending on an athletic scholarship; has demonstrated (by actions) their involvement/concern in their community; are the best candidate, not necessarily the best athlete.

Applications:

Anacortes Youth Sports Coalition Award

Don Daniel Memorial Scholarship

Doyle Geer Memorial Scholarship


Deadline

Grade Level

Scholarship

NEW

Apr 30, 2017

12

Ray Wittman Scholarship Fund

Amount: $1,000

Eligibility: The scholarship is open to all applicants regardless of religious affiliation. Applicants will be evaluated based on academic achievement, extracurricular and church-related activities, and financial need. Applicants are requested to write one paragraph explaining why they deserve this scholarship. This paragraph can be incorporated into the essay on college goals and citizenship, but please, no more than two paragraphs total.

 

Application: Ray Wittman Scholarship Eligibility Criteria

*Use the AHS Universal Scholarship Application


Deadline

Grade Level

Scholarship

NEW

April 30, 2017

12

Samish Indian Nation Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

Eligibility: 2.0 GPA and students participating in a 504 or IEP Program are encouraged to apply.

Application: Anacortes HS Samish Scholarship 2017

 

NEW

April 30, 2017

12+

WWIN (Washington Women in Need) Education Grant

Amount: up to $5,000

Washington Women in Need (WWIN)is a nonprofit organization that provides education and health care grants to low-income women in Washington State to help them improve their lives.

 

WWIN makes grants to determined women who are looking to build a better future for themselves, their families, and their communities for generations to come. This spring, we will make 60-70 Education Grants to women from across Washington. Grantees will receive up to $5,000 over a one-year period, which can be used for tuition, mandatory fees, and required books and supplies. Applicants must meet WWIN'seligibility criteriato be considered.

Prospective applicants should visitthe WWIN websitefor additional information and tosubmit an application. The application deadline is11:59 pm onSunday, April 30.

 


 

Deadline

Grade Level

Scholarship

NEW

May 1, 2017

12

Rick Epting Foundation Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

Eligibility: Applicants must have demonstrated a passion and talent for some type of creative artistic endeavor during their high school experience and plan to continue working in the arts. The arts in this context can be visual arts, ceramics, glass, dance, theater, music, creative writing.

Application: REFA Scholarship

 



May 1, 2017 - Grades 9-12

 


ACF Visionary Scholarship Program

Amount: $1,000 to $5000

Eligibility: Applicant must be currently enrolled as a High School Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior; and, must be a United States citizen or eligible non-citizen.

Application Information:  www.AmericanCollegeFoundation.org

Deadline

Grade Level

Scholarship

 

May 8, 2017

12+

Conway Volunteer Fire Department Scholarship

Eligibility: To qualify for the Conway Volunteer Fire Department Student Scholarship, the applicant must be a graduate of the Conway School District and be a current graduating senior. The recipient must apply the scholarship proceeds towards educational expenses at a technical/vocational, community college, university, or certified educational program.

Application: Conway Fire Scholarship

 

May 15, 2017

12

MRK Matheson Scholarship

Amount: 2 - $5,000 and $2,500

Eligibility: Good citizenship, community involvement, at least a 2.8 GPA, financial need, and a desire to improve oneself beyond the educational experience.

Application: Matheson Scholarship & Eligibility Criteria

 


Deadline

Grade Level

Scholarship

NEW

May 15, 2017

12+

Aging Matters Scholarship

Amount: $2500

Eligibility: All incoming freshman or existing undergraduate or graduate students in good academic standing are eligible to apply

Application & Information: https://www.seniorcare.com/scholarship/

 

NEW

May 15, 2017

12

Frank & Joan Todd Scholarship – The Marine Corps League Skagit Valley Detachment 1043

Amount: $1,000

Eligibility: Must be enrolled in JROTC for at least two consecutive years, or a military dependent currently enrolled in one of the eligible counties high schools. Must have been accepted to a four year or a community college. Applicant must be nominated by two of their high school teachers. Students that are accepted into a college ROTC or one of the service academies are not eligible for this scholarship.

Application: Joan Todd Scholarship

 



May 22, 2017 - Grades 11- 12+

B. Davis Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

Application & Information: This Scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post-secondary institution. Please visit their website at:  http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm

Deadline

Grade Level

Scholarship

 

May 26, 2017

12

IBEW 191 Scholarship

Amount: (20) $500

Eligibility: Graduating High School Senior in Local 191’s jurisdiction (Chelan, Douglas, Grant, Island, Okanagan, San Juan, Skagit, Snohomish, & Whatcom counties), who are pursuing a Technical Degree in a construction related field at a Community or Technical College.

Information & Application:IBEW Scholarship

 



May 31, 2017 - Grades 12

NEW - Robinson & Henry Family Law Scholarship

Amount: $1000

Eligibility: This scholarship is reserved for high school seniors nationwide who plan on attending a 4-year college/university or a 2-year accredited community college in the Fall of 2017.  This scholarship is open to applicants whose parents have gone through a divorce and plan on pursuing a career in Family Law.

Application:  https://www.robinsonandhenry.com/denver-divorce-lawyer#scholarship


Racine Olson Injury Scholarship

Amount: $500

Eligibility: This scholarship is open to high school seniors in Idaho, Oregon, and Washington who plan on either attending a 4-year college or 2-year community college. Applicants have either been a victim of a personal injury accident or has had a parent(s) or guardian(s) who has been a victim of a personal injury accident.

Application & Information: http://www.racinelaw.net/practice-areas/idaho-personal-injury-lawyers#scholarship-application

Deadline

Grade Level

Scholarship

NEW

June 1, 2017

12

Seahawk Athletic Booster Association

Amount: 6 - $500 scholarships – 3/male and 3/female

Eligibility: Merit based to deserving graduating seniors who have made school sports a part of their high school careers.

Application:SABA Scholarship Eligibility Criteria Form

Use the AHS Universal Application

 


Deadline

Grade Level

Scholarship

 

June 1, 2017

12

CGTrader Scholarship

Amount: (1) $2,000; (2) $500

Eligibility: Each semester our company challenges students to dig into the field of technology by writing different essays on how innovative technologies are transforming our lives. For the following Spring semester the topic is:“The future of technology in education”.

 

Information & Application: https://www.cgtrader.com/scholarships

 


Deadline

Grade Level

Scholarship

NEW

June 1, 2017

12

Regional Fisheries Paul Ancich Memorial Scholarship

Amount: $1,400

This scholarship is designed to support the aspirations of Washington State students with goals of a natural science profession. Interested individuals are to submit their application to their Regional Fisheries Enhancement Group. More information or questions: www.skagitfisheries.org

Application Information: 2017 Paul Ancich Scholarship

Deadline

Grade Level

Scholarship

 

June 1, 2017

12

Aspiring Animation ProfessionalScholarshipProgram

Amount: $1,000

Eligibility: This will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing an animation career path at an accredited post-secondary school or college.

Application & Information: http://www.animationcareerreview.com/(on the right side of the page)

 

June 1, 2017

12

AspiringBusiness ProfessionalScholarship.

Amount: $1,000

Eligibility: Scholarshipthat will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing a business degree at any accredited post-secondary school or college.

Interested students can visit this linkhttp://www.onlinembareport.com/and find thescholarshiplocated at the right side of the page and click on it.

 

June 30, 2017

12

2017 Aspiring Nurse Scholarship

Amount: $1000

Eligibility: Open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs. Students should show a track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics; and a passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare.

Information & Application: www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com

 

 

Aug 1, 2017

12

Hanson Injury Law Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

Eligibility: Matt Hansen and the other attorneys at the firm are proud to offer a scholarship for individuals whose lives have been negatively impacted by a car crash, bicycle accident or other events leading to personal injuries. To qualify for this scholarship:

  1. You must currently be enrolled in or have been accepted to (and planning to attend) a college or university in the United States.
  2. You must have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher cumulative GPA in the current or most recent secondary education program you have attended.
  3. You must have been negatively impacted by a car crash, bicycle accident or other events leading to personal injuries.

Scholarship Information & Application: https://www.hanseninjurylawfirm.com/scholarships/

 

 

Nov 15, 2017

12

Fisher & Talwar Legal Inspiration Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

Eligibility: Students currently pursuing or plan on pursuing a college degree.

To qualify for this scholarship:

1.Must be a U.S. citizen.

2.Must be a full-time student who is currently attending (or planning to attend full-time) an accredited institution of higher education.

3.Must provide proof of current enrollment or plans to enroll in an accredited institution of higher education. If you have not received acceptance, you may still apply, but be sure to provide proof of acceptance and enrollment for the scholarship to be released.

4.Must have a minimum of 3.0 GPA.

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Qualifying students can apply here:

http://www.fishertalwar.com/scholarship/

 

 

Dec 31, 2017

12

Driving-Tests.org has an annual safe driving video contest

Amount: $2500

Create a Safe Driving Video

Information: http://driving-tests.org/scholarship

 



NO DEADLINE - Grade 12

Alert Scholarship

Amount: $500 (not just for Engineering students

Eligibility: Current senior in high school, average GPA of 2.5 or better, attend high school in one of the following states: AK, CO, ID, MN, MT, NE, ND, OR, SD, WA, or WY; and have plans to attend college after graduation.

Write an essay about a personal encounter you or someone you know has had with drug and/or alcohol abuse.

For Information & Instructions: www.alertmagazine.org/scholarship.php

 

ONLINE SCHOLARSHIP SEARCH PROGRAMS

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Pacific Northwest Scholarship Guide
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Scholarship Monkey
College Board Scholarship Search

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Christian College Connector
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