•  "FuerteMente Scholarship"
    Deadline: 05/01 /22
    LaFuerteMente.com announces the 2021 Scholarship Awards Program. Under the Program, a
    (1) $1000 scholarship and two (2) $500 scholarships will be awarded to female seniors attending a Washington State high school. 
    Sponsored by Actevita and Adela Valencia, Agent.
    Program Guidelines & Priorities: 
    (1) Seeking graduating female seniors with a record of volunteerism in the community in non-school sponsored activities and participation in extracurricular school activities.
    (2)  Applicants must plan to attend a certificate program, two-year community college or four-year college or university.
    (3)  Scholarship funds will be paid during the month of August 2021 to the student. The scholarship funds will be issued upon receiving a certificate of enrollment for the fall semester, which includes the Student ID number and Financial Aid Office address.
    (4) Applicants must have the endorsement of their Guidance Counselor or Homeroom teacher on their application attesting they are qualified for this scholarship program. 
    (5) Applications must be received by May 1, 2021.  Late applications will not be accepted. 
    Note: The applications will be reviewed and recipients selected by LaFuerteMente.com Scholarship Committee.  The scholarships will be awarded sometime in June 2021.

     "Maison Law Student with Injuries Scholarship"
    Deadline: 05/01 /22
    After a serious injury, it can be difficult to take the next steps to follow your dreams. Whether your dream is to become a doctor, lawyer, teacher, or mechanic, you deserve the opportunity to move forward with confidence and create a life you will absolutely love. As such, Maison Law is offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity to college and college-bound students who have suffered a serious injury. 
    To be eligible for this scholarship, students must:
    (1) Be a graduating, college-bound high school senior or be currently enrolled in an accredited college or university
    (2) Have a minimum 3.0 GPA
    (3) Provide a response to the essay prompt below
    Even though a serious injury can change the vision you once had for life, our reactions to our circumstances shape who we are as people and can prepare us for a better future. With that in mind, please provide a well-written, 500+ word response to the following essay prompt: How has your injury experience prepared you for or enhanced your college experience?

    Applications must be submitted no later than May 1st, 2021. The winner will be announced around May 16th, 2021.

    Award: One student will be awarded $1,000; (nonrenewable) to be paid directly to their college or university admissions office.

     "Pasco Vocational Building Program Scholarship" 
    The Pasco Vocational Building Program Scholarship began in the 1997-1998 school year to help high school students with several work-place skills as they actively learn trade skills on the job; demonstrating the ability to follow directions and establishing a team work ethic through the construction of a residential home. The students enrolled in the program have an opportunity to learn as they build a family house throughout the school year. This home is sold following its completion with the support of the community. The profit is used for scholarships to further advance each student recipient’s education in college or trade school.
    (1) The PVBP Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors, who have successfully completed at least 180 hours in the Construction Trade program. And/or students enrolled in the Landscaping/ Ag Science or Floriculture and have completed a minimum of 20 hours on a project under the auspices of the Pasco Vocational Building Program.
    (2) The scholarship award will be used for tuition, fees, books and/or technical training.
    (3) Applicant must submit verification of successful completion of program hours by the teacher.
    (4) Applicant must submit a letter of recommendation from a teacher, employer, or a community organization leader.
    (5) Applicant must submit an Official Transcript 
    (6) Applicant must submit an Attendance Report. 
    (7)Completed application, essay, letter of recommendation and transcripts will be submitted to the school Guidance Specialist in Student Services 
    (8) Scholarship will be awarded upon proof of school registration & class schedule.
    (9) All awards that are not redeemed within one year, will be nullified.
    (10) Deferment requests must be submitted before September 1, 2021 and are subject to Approval from the PVBP Board of Directors
    This Years Essay:
    As you reflect on your life, and your journey, express in your essay what inspires you about life, your interest, accomplishments, aspirations, educational & career goals, service to school or community, honors, awards, activities, hardships, possible financial need and any obstacles you had to overcome. 

     "11th Annual Visionary Scholarship by (ACF)" 
    ($5,000.00 Award)
    All components of the application must be received completely at the time of submission.  Applicant will NOT be notified of a partial and/or incomplete application.  All applications for the American College Foundation’s Visionary Scholarship Program will consist of:
    Application Instructions:
    Completed ACF Visionary Scholarship Application
    Student’s most recent unofficial high school transcript
    500-word essay on “Why College is Important to Me”
    Application Status:
    The ACF Scholarship Committee will determine, and has final say, on all award recipients.  Selected recipients agree that their application and award information including essay, picture, name, state, high school grade level, and award amount may be acknowledged on the American College Foundation website and associated materials. All submitted application packets become the exclusive property of the American College Foundation.  No correspondence regarding the receipt, screening, verification, or judging status of a submitted application packet will be accepted.  An application packet may NOT be amended or supplemented once it has been received.
    How to Apply:
    Visit our Registration Page to begin the application process.

    You will receive an Application Packet within two (2) weeks from the time you register.  If you have NOT received your application packet within two (2) weeks, please email us.  Only email if you have completed the Registration Page and have NOT received an application packet within two (2) weeks.
    Please only submit your completed Application Packet.

     "CodeWizards HQ Educational Scholarship)" 

    At CodeWizardsHQ we believe that the future is built on diversity through equity and access. While we actively work toward implementing hiring practices that are geared toward diversifying our team, we also understand that having access to higher education is a means to broadening a diverse candidate pool for the future STEM workforce. 

    We have created this scholarship to support youth in the attainment of their dreams. 

    Eligibilty Requirement:
    High school seniors and incoming college freshman
    3.5 or higher GPA
    Priority to STEM program applicants

     "Tri-Cities Sunrise Rotary Club Scholarship" 
    Application Guidelines      Application Form  
    ($2,000.00 Award) 
    As part of its mission of “service above self”, Tri Cities Sunrise Rotary proudly announces its annual award of multiple $2000 academic scholarships to qualifying students graduating from select high schools in the Mid-Columbia region.
    Interested students intending to pursue a degree and/or certification are encouraged to apply. All applicants will be reviewed by our Scholarship Selection Committee using the criteria detailed in the attached rubric. We highly encourage advisors to familiarize themselves with the rubric benchmarks and then provide appropriate guidance and assistance to applicants to ensure quality submittals. As part of the qualifying process, scholarship finalists may be interviewed via video.
    Scholarships are awarded to outstanding applicants whose submittals clearly align with Rotary core values. The Selection Committee comprised of TC Sunrise Rotary Club members will evaluate the merit of each scholarship application on the following five categories: Personal Story including family background, hobbies, activities, and employment experience; Significant Accomplishments such as academic achievements; Goals regarding career aspirations; Community Impact discussing volunteer service; and Rotary Round Up demonstrating the applicant’s understanding of Rotary values and mission. Applicants may be awarded 0-5 points in each of the mentioned categories using the rubric criteria
    To learn more about Rotary international and local Rotary clubs, we recommend that applicants familiarize themselves with the following support resources:
    Tri Cities Sunrise Rotary Club website: Tri-Cities Sunrise Club
              Tri Cities Sunrise Rotary Club Facebook page: 
                    Rotary International website:Rotary International
    Awarded applicants will be notified in May 2022 via their respective school advisor. Scholarship recipients, parents and/or guardians, along with their school representative will be recognized at our Annual Scholarship Awards Breakfast planned for 7am on a Friday morning in late May/June 2022 (live or via Zoom)

     "The Steps For Change Scholarship" 
    The Steps For Change Scholarship is an income and merit-based scholarship awarded to high school seniors applying to a college or university to further their career goals. Students from low-income families are recognized for their capacity to lead and commitment to making a significant impact on communities. Award recipients must display academic excellence, exude passion in empowering the community, and exemplify a desire for continuous personal growth. 
    Eligibility Requirements:

    To be eligible for The Steps For Change Scholarship, the applicant MUST:

    Be of legal status in the United States 

    Be a current high school senior expecting to graduate in 2022

    Be in the process of applying to, or accepted to, a college or university 

    Have a household income of less than $55,000* 

    Have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.5

    1. A completed scholarship application

    Please submit the online application provided in the link below OR download and fill in the PDF application and send it to scholarships@wealthbyhealth.org. PDF application may also be mailed to PO Box 27685, Los Angeles, CA 90027. 

    An official transcript of academic marks sent to our mailing address at PO Box 27685, Los Angeles, CA 90027.* Email: scholarships@wealthbyhealth.org.

    *Emailed transcripts will be accepted at this time. However, an official copy will be requested if applicant is selected as a scholarship recipient. 

    One letter of recommendation written from and sent by a faculty member or community leader via email to scholarships@wealthbyhealth.org​ or via mail to PO Box 27685, Los Angeles, CA 90027.  

     A one-minute video answering the question: How would you value yourself? 

    Please be sure to state your full name at the beginning of the video and submit the video via email to scholarships@wealthbyhealth.org. Applicant may also upload video to YouTube and send us a link to the video. 

    "African American Journalism Scholarship" 

    Good journalism is more important than ever.

    From coverage of COVID-19 to police brutality and protests, journalism shapes the way we understand the world and work on solutions to impactful problems.

    However, while accurate and empathetic coverage of racial injustice is critical right now, historically just 4% of journalists in leadership positions are Black

    Building a better, more diverse free press in our country will require widespread support and reform.

    As one small part of this, the African-American Journalism Scholarship will be awarded to a Black student at any education level who plans on (or already is) pursuing a career in journal.

    Essay Topic: Please tell us a bit about yourself. What do you hope to achieve in your career in journalism, and how are you preparing yourself to achieve it? (500-1000 words)

    "2022-2023 Calendar Art Contest PSD is Where Bright Future Made "
    Deadline: 05/14 /22
    (1) $300 Visa Gift Card an featured in 2022-23 PSD calendar
    (12) $100 Visa Gift Card will be featured in on designed month in calendar
    PSD is pleased to present a School Calendar Art Contest (K-11 grades)
    to engage students in a creative process to showcase their artistic abilities
    Artwork Requirement:
    * Theme for Artwork = PSD is Where Bright Futures Are Made. See Us Shine!
    * must be an original work of art produced by the participating students
    * must be in landscaped/horizontal orientation
    * must follow guidelines

     "$1,000 Chiawana Booster Club Scholarship"
    Deadline: 05/13 /22
    The purpose of the Chiawana Athletics Booster Club Scholarship is to encourage high scholastic achievement, promote school pride and participation, promote community involvement and provide financial support to those pursing higher education. The scholarship will be awarded to (2) Male & (2) Female Graduating athletes.
    Application Requirements: (1) An unofficial copy of your High School Transcript (electronic version is acceptable)
    (2) Complete scholarship application (Neat, grammar,spelling and punctuation will be considered in scoring. You may add extra pages) must be typed
    (3) Completed a 300 word typed essay (What has being part of a Chiawana Athletics team meant to you?)
    (4) Acceptance Letter/Registration confirmation from an institution of higher learning or proof that your
    application is pending.
    (5) Two sealed Letters of Recommendation (Suggestions for letter of Recommendations are: teachers, coaches, ministers or employers)
    (6) Applications in Word, Google Docs or PDF Format are acceptable through the Scholarship Application
    submission form: 
    (7) Please save your application package under this format: Last.First2022 (example: Cazier.John2022)  
    NEW: * Submit your application package using this google form: https://bit.ly/3M7TGC6
    Emailed or physical
    applications will not be accepted
    May 13, 2021. 
    Your application must be received by 11:59 p.m. PST to be considered.  
    Payment:  A one-time payment of $1,000 each for the (4) selected Chiawana Athletic Booster Club scholarship recipients and a one-time payment of $2,500 for the individual selected for the Nathan McBride scholarship will be made to the registrar of the chosen institute of higher learning in one complete
    installment at the beginning of the school year. Schools of higher learning include Accredited Technical, Trade Schools, Community Colleges, and Universities. 

    "$2,500 Nathan McBride (Track & Field) Scholarship"
    Deadline: 05/13 /22
    Any graduating senior who has participated in organized, inter-school athletics for at least two years are eligible. The Applicant must have been accepted(or have applicant pending)
    to recognize institutions of higher learning.
    Application Requirements: (1) An unofficial copy of your High School Transcript (electronic version is acceptable)
    (2) Complete scholarship application (Neat, grammar,spelling and punctuation will be considered in scoring. You may add extra pages) must be typed
    (3) Completed a 300 word typed essay (What has being part of a Chiawana Athletics team meant to you?)
    (4) Acceptance Letter/Registration confirmation from an institution of higher learning or proof that your
     application is pending.
    (5) Two sealed Letters of Recommendation (Suggestions for letter of Recommendations are: teachers, coaches, ministers or employers)
    (6) Applications in Word, Google Docs or PDF Format are acceptable through the Scholarship Application
    submission form: 
    (7) Please save your application package under this format: Last.First2022 (example: Cazier.John2022)
    NEW: * Submit your application package using this google form: https://bit.ly/3M7TGC6
    Emailed or physical
    applications will not be accepted
    NEW:  by May 13, 2021. 
    Your application must be received by 11:59 p.m. PST to be considered.  

    "BIAW Eudcation Program Scholarship"
    Deadline: 05/14/22
     Construction industry majors
    (Average awards are typically $1,000-$5,000 and for those planning to enter a construction industry-related field)
    The BIAW is the voice of the housing industry in Washington State. This scholarship is open to Washington state residents only; Students who will be applying to any Washington state accredited community, vocational/technical college, or university; and Students who can demonstrate a need for additional funding to complete their programs in a construction industry-related field of study.
    Average awards are typically $1,000-$5,000 and for those planning to enter a construction industry-related field.
    Applicants may reapply for scholarship awards in subsequent years. 
    Who Should Apply?
    Washington state residents only 
    Students who will be applying to any Washington state accredited community, vocational/technical college, or university 
    Students who can demonstrate a need for additional funding to complete their programs in a construction industry-related field of study 
    Submit the following items and mail to: BIAW Education Program, 300 Deschutes Way SW Suite 300, Tumwater, WA 98501 
    1. Application form. Fill out completely or mark N/A if not applicable. Incomplete information may affect the rating of your application. All information you provide is strictly confidential.
    2. Three letters of recommendation describing your qualifications that make you a clear choice for a BIAW scholarship. At least two letters should be from those who interact with you in your professional life: supervisor, co-worker, counselor, teacher, etc. and should be no older than 12 months
    3. Academic transcript (unofficial copy allowed) from your last two semesters, three quarters, or a copy of your most recent transcript 
    4. Essay (250 words min.) on your career goals. 
    Application Deadline and Notification
    All application packets must be postmarked by May 14, 2021. The selection committee will make its decision in early June. Scholarship award recipients will be contacted via mail by June 30, 2021. All applicants will be mailed notice of their final status.
    "McPartland Law Office Scholarship"
    Deadline: 05/15/22
    New Scholarship apply today 
    McPartland Law Offices is committed to giving back to our community. Local folks trust our office to represent them and it is important to us to pay that trust forward into different
    enterprises in the regions we serve. Here are a few ways we are doing this.
    McPartland Law Offices Scholarship Program:
    McPartland Law Offices awards (5) $ 500.00 scholarships to deserving seniors in eastern Washington (the senior must graduate from a high school in Okanogan, Chelan, Douglas, Grant,Kittitas, Yakima, Klickitat, Benton, Franklin, Walla Walla, Asotin, Garfield, Columbia, Whitman, Adams, Lincoln, Ferry, Stevens, Pend Oreille, or Spokane County). 
    The applicant must write a "short essay" between 350 and 500 words, describing the way in which the civil justice system has impacted their life. This may be a direct impact, insofar as the person or a family member may have been involved in a claim or suit. It may be more indirect, for instance, a way in which a civil case involving total strangers impacts the world in which we live. 
    Applications must be received by May 15 at 2830 W. Broadway Avenue in Moses Lake, WA 98837.
    Applications may be emailed in .pdf format to info@mcpartlandlaw.com. Winning applicants will be notified on May 30
    "Law Enforcement Scholarship"
    Deadline: 05/15/22
    ($2000.00 Award)
    Consejo Latino desires to fund one scholarship each for a candidate seeking to complete a Criminal Justice Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree at Columbia Basin College, Pasco, Washington. The purpose is to prepare candidates for responsible, professional law enforcement careers with special attention given to expertise in mental health, substance abuse and Spanish language communication. 
    Applicants Should :
    (1) Be recent high school graduates from the Tri-Cities, Washington regional area. 
    (2) Intend to seek law enforcement positions in the Tri-Cities region.
    (3) Have familiarity with the area’s multicultural setting
    (4) Demonstrate financial need
    (5) Provide a one-page essay describing their career goals
    (6) Provide two letters of recommendation
    "Aging Matters Scholarship"
    Deadline: 05/15/22
    All Majors Apply Today 
    SeniorCare.com is dedicated to helping seniors and their families in their quest for a better life. Aging impacts everyone and as the aging population explodes over the next 30 years, SeniorCare.com wants to bring more awareness to the key issues we face. We will be awarding an annual college scholarship to an individual that best demonstrates to us why "Aging Matters" to them. 
     We are excited to announce the SeniorCare.com Aging Matters Scholarship. A $1500 scholarship will be given annually to a selected college student that currently cares for an aging loved one, works within the senior community, or intends to pursue a career that will have an impact on the elder population. Any existing student (or incoming freshman), in good academic standing, at a 2 or 4 year accredited college can apply for this scholarship. And the recipient will demonstrate a unique and admirable understanding and desire to show us that "Aging Matters" to them.
    The SeniorCare.com Aging Matters Scholarship awards $1500 to be applied towards tuition, books, board and other expenses. 
    Scholarship Details:
    Amount: $1,500
    Duration: One-Time Payment
    Number of Recipients: 1 per year
    Applications accepted beginning June 15th for awards the following year
    Deadline Date: May 15th, 2022
    Selection Date: June 15th, 2022
    Announcement Date: As soon as the recipient is contacted and eligibility confirmed
    Application Requirements:
    • An existing college student or incoming freshman (to be enrolled in the Fall of 2022 in good academic standing)
    • Attending any 2 year or 4 year accredited college or university as a full-time student
    • Complete and submit the application form.
    • Judging will be based on the submission quality of the application, which will include a short, 1000 word or less essay on why Aging Matters to the applicant.
    Apply Now 

    "IvyPanda Essay Writing Contest Scholarship"
    IvyPanda.com provides $1500 in scholarships annually for talented students who demonstrate mastery of essay writing. Scholarships will be awarded to two winners: the winner will receive $1,000; the runner-up prize is $500.
    We will accept submissions from current high school, college, or university students from any country. The winners will be required to send us proof of their academic status or enrollment. 

    "Washington Wine Indusrty Foundation Scholasrhip Program"(New)
    Since 2002, over $263,000 has been awarded to over 185 Washington students. The Washington Wine Industry Foundation facilitates scholarships on behalf of Washington's wine industry for qualifying students pursuing studies in viticulture, enology, and other wine-related studies. These scholarships are made possible through generous gifts from donors who care about the future of Washington's wine industry.
    Questions? Call 509-782-1108 or email marissa@washingtonwinefoundation.org
    The Foundation Fund was established in June 2013 as an endowed fund by the Foundation Board of Directors. [With confirmation from their respective families] The initial endowment was created using the Charles Lill, Michael Manz, Glenn Coogan, John Farmer, Industry Need, and Rainy Day Funds. The number of Foundation Fund Scholarships awarded each year is determined annually. Award amounts range from $2,000 to $10,000 for the Washington State students studying viticulture, enology, wine business management at CWU or WSU, and V&E Graduate Degree food sciences.
    The Walter J. Clore Scholarship was established in 1997 by the Washington Winegrowers Association in honor of Dr. Clore’s grape research and lifetime achievements in the fields of viticulture and enology. Working with growers, Dr. Clore and his colleagues published information on grape varieties, diseases, insects, mineral nutrition, irrigation, cover crops, weed control, and climatological effects. He also tested various trellis designs, which eventually led to the widespread adoption of mechanical harvesting.The number of Walter J. Clore Scholarships awarded each year is determined annually. Award amounts start at $1,000 for students studying any wine or viticulture related discipline.
    Horse Heaven Hills Wine Growers is a nonprofit group of grape growers and winemakers established in 2005. The scholarship Horse Heaven Hills Scholarship fund was established by members of the group who are dedicated to promoting education of the grape growing and wine producing industries in Washington. Every year, two (2) $3,000 scholarships are awarded for students interested in studying viticulture, enology, wine business management, or wine-related hospitality. Preference is given to students who are residents of Klickitat, Benton, or Yakima counties and whose parent(s) are employed in the Washington wine industry.
    The George & Susan Carter Scholarship was established in 2017 as an endowed fund in honor of Washington State University researcher and winemaker George Carter and his wife, Susan. George worked side by side with Dr. Walter Clore and the two were close friends. As part of his day-to-day activities, Carter developed a system for classifying American, European, and hybrid grape varietals. In recognition of his wine-making accomplishments, Carter was elevated to a Supreme Knight in the International Brotherhood of the Knights of the Vine. The George & Susan Carter Scholarship is a $1,000 auto-renewing scholarship awarded to one student for up to four years. This scholarship was established to assist students of limited means to attain associates, bachelors, and graduate-level degrees in viticulture and enology.

    "Distracted Driving Scholarship"
    Premier Law Group is excited to announce its new scholarship, The Distracted Driving Scholarship that is available for high school seniors and college freshman from the state of Washington. Distracted driving among teens is a national issue and with increased distractions like cell phone calls, text messages, talking with friends, changing music, or even trying to eat or drink something, more and more people are being injured because of the negligence of a distracted driver. 
    Some brief notes about the Distracted Driving Scholarship are:
    (1) MUST have a minimum 3.0 GPA to apply.
    (2) MUST be a resident of the state of Washington
    (3) This is a 1-time scholarship for $1,000
    (4) MUST submit an infographic or vlog talking about or showing the dangers of driving while distracted

    "Blanced Man Scholarship"
    The recent pandemic has left us all trying to adapt quickly and take care of others – our students, kids, parents, grandparents, friends, and others in need. The changes happened so quickly, and curriculum and connections likely look much different for the graduating seniors you work with than they expected.
    Sigma Phi Epsilon will be awarding (3) $4,000 for the Balanced Man Scholarship.
    The Balanced Man Scholarship (BMS) is offered every year by the Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity to award men who have shown academic excellence, leadership skills, and a commitment to their health and well-being during their time in high school. The scholarship is open to all incoming men of Washington State University. 
    There is no requirement of joining the fraternity in order to be eligible to apply or win the scholarship. The application deadline is May 31, 2021 and it only takes 5 minutes to apply!
    The scholarship will be awarded to the applicant who can exemplify the fraternity’s values by being a balanced man in their everyday lives.
    The awards will be presented at the Balanced Man Scholarship Banquet in August of 2021.