Scholarships

Scholarships

Last updated 1/11/17

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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

 

January 13, 2017 - Grade 12

GSBA Scholarship Fund

Amount: Varies

Eligibility: Scholarships awarded to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and straight ally student leaders in Washington State. Scholarships can be used for any post-secondary education.

Application: www.thegsbascholarship.org or www.pridefoundation.org


February 1, 2017 - Grade 12

Epsilon Sigma Alpha (ESA) Foundation

Amount: See note under “Application” (Vary)

Eligibility: See note under “Application”  

Application:  www.epsilonsigmaalpha.org  

Note:  Click on “Scholarship Application” on home page. Click on “Scholarships available by state” and select “Washington.”  MANY scholarships available.

February 13, 2017 - Grade 12  

NEW - Washington State Employees Credit Union

Amount: $2,500 four-year or graduate school and

$1,500 two-year or vocational degree or certificate.

Eligibility: WSECU member in good standing, student must attend school on full-time basis in the fall of 2015, and the degree sought must be the first of its type. The scholarship recipient cannot defer the award.

Application: https://www.scholarshipamerica.org/wsecu/ or www.wsecu.org   



February 15, 2017 - Grade 12  

TF&F Student Scholarship

Amount: $500 to $1,000

Eligibility: Transition Fidalgo & Friends (TF&F) is pleased to offer this scholarship to graduating seniors of Fidalgo and Guemes Islands. This scholarship is meant to support students who share TF&F’s goals, which are spelled out in our plan entitled Vision 2030: Our Vibrant, Sustainable Community
(http://www.transitionfidalgo.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/Vision2030.pdf )

 Application: TF&F Student Scholarship



February 17, 2017 - Grade 12  

2017 Soroptimist Spring Scholarships

Scholarships offered:
Academics - Business, Marine/Environment, Arts, STEM, Foreign Language, Academic, College & Postgraduate
Field of Health​ - Health Services, community Physical or Mental Health
​Community/Technical College​ - Energy, Marine Technology, General Studies, Women in Transition

Applications: www.soroptimistanacortes.org

NEW - Scholarships for Military Children

Amount: $2,000

Eligibility:  Dependent unmarried children under age 23 of active duty personnel, reserve/guard or retired military members, or survivors of service members who died while on active duty or survivors of individuals including survivors of deceased members. Must be enrolled in DEERS database.

Application: www.militaryscholar.org 

OR: http://www.commissaries.com


February 28, 2017 - Grade 12

NEW - Anacortes Noon Kiwanis - Grade 12+

Amount: Varies

Eligibility: Financial need & community service.

Application: http://anacorteskiwanis.org/Scholarships.php


Washington State Governor’s Scholarship for Foster Youths

Amount: $2,000 to $4,000

Eligibility: The Washington State Governors’ Scholarship for Foster Youth is a scholarship program that helps young men and women, who are currently in an open dependency court order in Washington State, or an open dependency tribal court order, continue their education and earn a college degree. Eligible students must meet specific criteria.

For further information & Application: http://www.collegesuccessfoundation.org/wa/students/governors-eligibility

Washington State Leadership 1000 Scholarship

Amount: $2500 to $5000

Eligibility: Students who will be attending an eligible four-year college or university in Washington state. A Leadership 1000 Scholarship can be customized around a general set of requirements requested by the donor.

For further information & Application: http://www.collegesuccessfoundation.org/wa/students/leadership1000/eligibility

Washington State Opportunity Scholarship

Amount: $2500 - $7000 renewable for 4 years

Eligibility: The Washington State Opportunity Scholarship (WSOS) supports low- and middle-income students pursuing eligible high-demand majors in science, technology, engineering, math (STEM) or health care and encourages recipients to work in Washington state once they complete their degrees. Students must meet additional eligibility criteria.

The application for 2016-176 is available Jan 3, 2017 on the WSOS website:

Information: http://www.waopportunityscholarship.org/scholarship/overview?srctid=1&erid=768745&trid=5024fb6c-5dfc-4442-bb92-c2fecede8381


March 1, 2017 - Grade 12

NEW - Washington
State PTA

Amount: (3) $3,000 and (1) $1,000

Eligibility:  Financial need, academic performance, leadership/community service.

Application:https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WSPTA_2017_scholarship?platform=hootsuite


NEW - Association for Computer Professionals in Education (ACPE)

Amount: $2,500

Eligibility: These scholarships are available to graduating high school seniors who have been actively involved in the use of technology during their high school careers and are planning to pursue studies in a technology related field.

Information & Application: http://www.acpenw.org/scholarships

NEW - Washington State School Retirees’ Association

Robert J. Handy (PEMCO-Foundation, Inc.) – 16 Scholarships

WSSR – Foundation - 8 Scholarships

Amount: PEMCO - $900 per year, renewable for four years

WSSR – Foundation grants - $1,500 one year only

Neil D. Prescott - $1500 (1)

Eligibility: Seniors committed to entering the “field of education”.

Application: www.wssra.org. Click on Forms & Files and a then in the drop down menu click on Scholarship Application.


NEW - 
American Indian Endowed Scholarship
 

Amount: $500 - $2000 Students are eligible to receive their college scholarships for up to five years.

Eligibility: Close social and cultural ties to a Native American community, financial need, Washington State resident, enroll full-time as an undergraduate or graduate student in an eligible program.

Application: http://www.readysetgrad.org/college/american-indian-endowed-scholarhip


March 3, 2017 - Grade 12

Tzu Chi Scholars 2017

Amount: $1,000

Eligibility: A high school graduating senior or equivalent, demonstrate financial need for college tuition, minimum GPA 3.0, and will enroll in an accredited US college full-time for the academic year 2016-2017.

Application: Tzu Chi Scholarship



March 10, 2017 - 
Grade 12  

NEW - 
SVC Foundation Scholarships

Amount: Varies

Eligibility: Graduating high school students, one application for several available scholarships.

Application: http://www.skagit.edu/svcscholarships

 

Kelly Foundation of Washington - Ewing C. Kelly Scholarship

Amount:  $2,500

Eligibility: Applicants will be judged on their academic merit, extra-curricular achievements (both scholastically and in their community) and financial need. Applicants must be accepted, or have an application pending, at an institution of higher learning and they must be a senior-level student at a public or private high school located within the Cascade Region. Applicants must have earned a composite score of 20 on the ACT or 840 on the SAT.

Application:Ewing C. Kelly Scholarship Application

NW Plus CU High School & Post-Secondary Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

Eligibility: Limited to members who have been in good standing for at least 90 days prior to application.  If under the age of 18, parent must be a member in good standing for at least 90 days.

Instructions & Application: NW Plus CU Instructions & Application


March 31, 2017 - Grade 12

NEW - Combat Veterans International Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

Eligibility:  Enrolled in a degree or certificate program at a four or two-year university or at a technical school; son or daughter of a veteran of the United States military; and selected by the scholarship trust based on completed application and essay.

Information & application: CVI Scholarship

Dorothy Etter/Madrona Chapter Vocational-Technical Scholarship

Amount: 2 - $500

Eligibility: Senior student (male & female) anticipating a course of study in a two or four year vocational/technical college environment.  Examples of programs eligible for this scholarship:  aircraft technology, animal training & grooming, automotive technician, cosmetology, culinary arts, diesel technician, dental assistant, emergency medical technician, electrician, fashion modeling, marine technician, nursing (1 or 2 year programs), plumbing, truck driving, veterinary assisting, pharmacy technician, respiratory therapy, physical therapy assistant, instrumentation & industrial electronics.

Application Information: Madrona Chapter Eligibility Criteria Form

                                        Vocational/Technical Scholarship Criteria Form

**Use the AHS Universal Scholarship Application Form. Follow the criteria listed on each of the Eligibility Criteria Form.

April 21, 2017 - Grade 12

NEW - 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

April 29, 2017 - Grade 12

NEW - 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/



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


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


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


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

The Washboard
FastWeb
Pacific Northwest Scholarship Guide
Student Scholarships
Scholarship Experts
Scholarship Monkey
College Board Scholarship Search

College Net

Student Scholarship Search
Career Info Net
Scholarships.com
Christian College Connector
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