Scholarships and Opportunities
    updated 06/22/2023
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    August 2023-June 2024

    When active scholarships will be marked in purple.

    2023 Careers That Work! Scholarship 

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    2023 Careers That Work! Scholarship

    Due date: 06/16/2023                                                                                                              Amount: (5) $1,000

    If you are a senior interested in applying and attending to either of these colleges, let Ms. Morfin know.

    Aveda Institute - (Portland or Vancouver), Bellevue Massage School - (Bellevue), Concorde Career College - (Portland), Divers Institute of Technology - (Seattle), Evergreen Beauty College - (Everett, North Seattle, Mount Vernon, Renton, or Yakima), Gary Manuel Aveda Institute - (Seattle), Gene Juarez Academy - (Federal Way or Mountlake Terrace), Institute of Technology - (Salem), International Air and Hospitality Academy - (Vancouver), Northwest College of Art and Design - (Tacoma), Paul Mitchell the School - (Richland), Perry Technical Institute - (Yakima), Pima Medical Institute - (Renton or Seattle), Summit Salon Academy - (Tacoma), Spectrum Advanced Aesthetics Institute - (Tigard).

    The Careers That Work! scholarship offers tuition assistance for high school graduates pursuing post-secondary education at select private career colleges in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho. It will be up to the high school staff to select students to receive this award so make sure you let me know if you will be applying to any of these colleges. 

    Also, to apply, go here http://www.nwcareercolleges.org/scholarships/careers-that-work/application/


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    Bulldog Booster Club Scholarship

    Due date: 04/30/2023                                                                                                                          Amount: (4)$1000

    The Bulldog Booster Club Twila Swick memorial athletic scholarship was created in 1988 for the purpose of providing college financial assistance to PHS student athletes. Twila Swick served as President of the Booster Club and was a very active booster club member for many years. This scholarship is administered by the Bulldog Booster Club and awarded to student athletes once a year.


    • PHS student athlete with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better.
    • Participant in PHS athletics as an athlete, manager or trainer for one season in each of the first three years, and earned a varsity letter in the senior year.

    Scholarships will be awarded based on the following criteria and completion of the application:

    • Years of participation in athletics and athletic achievement
    • School and community involvement
    • Written response (100 words or less) to question "How has participation in PHS athletics influenced your life?"

    For the scholarship application, click here.

    You may also pick up the application with Ms. Cruz.

    Deadline: 04/30/2023 and you may drop off the scholarship to our Athletic Secretary Kim Mercado in the Athletic office or email it to her at kmercado@psd1.org

    Tri-Cities Diversity & Inclusion Council

    Due date: 04/15/2023                                                                                                                           Amount: $2,000

    The Tri-Cities Diversity & Inclusion Council will be awarding 4 Scholarships: 3 for High School and 1 for College/Cert. level. Scholarship winners will be awarded $2,000 + a surprise gift. Students may apply for this scholarship by answering the question below through essay, poem, art, videography, or another creative means. 

    Choose one of the following prompts: (Be creative in your response and have fun.) 

    1. Describe an aspect of your identity and how this has shaped your life experiences or impacted your daily interactions with others?
    2. Everyone belongs to many different communities and/or groups defined by (among other things) shared geography, religion, ethnicity, income, cuisine, interest, race, ideology, or intellectual heritage. Choose one of the communities to which you belong, and describe that community and your place within it.                                                                                                                           
    3. How does diversity impact society as a whole? What does it mean to say modern society is a “melting pot” of different ideas and cultures?

    Submit your creative response to thecouncil@tricitiesdeicouncil.org and complete the online form in the following link https://www.tricitiesdeicouncil.org/scholarships/

    Hearthstone Housing Foundation Scholarship Fund

    Due date: 03/31/2023                                                                                                     Amount: Varies

    The Hearthstone Housing Foundation Scholarship Fund was created in 2009, in order to interact with an empower the communities they serve through education. Each year, they award academic scholarships ranging from $500-$5,000 to residents of their communities, as well as students in surrounding counties where a Hearthstone property is located (includes residents in Franklin and Benton county).

    For more information, visit the website https://www.hearthstonehousing.org/scholarship and click on the "Scholarship Fund" link to complete the application. 

        Eligibility Requirements are:

    • Demonstrate financial needs, or come from a low-income household
    • Be 15-25 years of age as of 3/31/2023
    • Reside in a Hearthstone Housing Foundation property or are a resident in a county where a Hearthstone property is located (includes Franklin and Benton County)
    • Attend a college, university or trade school
    • Maintain at least a 3.0 (High school)
    • Must be available for a phone interview in May 2023

    Washington State School Retirees' Association (WSSRA) Scholarship

    Due date: 03/01/2023                                                                                                                            Amount: Varies

    The Washington State School Retirees' Association (WSSRA) invites senior students who have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and wish to have a career in the "field of education". Their degree could be in one of these majors: teacher, counselor, speech therapist, occupational therapist, or psychologist. Applicants will be notified in May, if they have been chosen. The following scholarships will be given out:

    (8) WSSR-Foundation Scholarships - a one-time scholarship of $3000 and $1000

    (16) Robert J. Handy Scholarships - $900 each for up to four years

    (2) Gene Forrester Memorial Scholarships - a one-time scholarship of $2000

    The scholarship application is available online on their web page at https://wssra.org/index.php/foundation/scholarships.

    Virgie M. Robinson Scholarship Application 

    Due date: 04/10/2023                                                                                                          Amount: $1,000

    The Virgie Robinson Memorial Scholarship Fund awards a $1,000 scholarship to graduating seniors of the Pasco School District who attended Virgie Robinson Elementary School at any time during their elementary school years. The scholarship can be used to help students pursue any type of post-secondary educational/vocational endeavor.  

    To apply, click here.

    HAAP Scholarship 

    Due date: 03/15/2023                                                                                                                          Amount: Varies 

    HAAP scholarships are based on Hispanic heritage, financial need, leadership, civic and extra-curricular activities, academic achievement and higher education goals. All applications are screened, and interviews are conducted to select scholarship winners. HAAP takes pride in providing resources for Hispanic youth to pursue a higher education and hope that through their college success, they will encourage other Hispanics to pursue a higher education. Their hope is that students will graduate from college and become involved in their community, so they give back to programs that help others. Funds are intended to offset tuition costs, book fees, etc.

    All applications are to be submitted electronically. The applicant is responsible for delivery confirmation. Please return completed electronic scholarship application package and supplemental documents to HAAPScholarships@gmail.com.

    To apply for a HAAP Scholarship, go to https://www.haap.org/scholarships.html to start the application process. For questions on this scholarship form, please email HAAPScholarships@gmail.com.

    For questions on this scholarship form, read the frequently asked questions (FAQ) document.https://docs.google.com/document/d/1GjuLvt0BgU9K3jCh3XrASLjtUI8jK6Nq9lAJwUd-odw/edit


    Once you begin the application process, you must complete each question before advancing to the next page. Once you begin the electronic application, you will not be able to save your answers prior to submitting the application. For your convenience, the following link contains a preview of the questions asked at the end of the application.

    HAAP Question's Preview

    ** Helpful Tip: You may compose essay answers in a separate word processor and then copy and paste your responses.

    Washington Apple Education Foundation (WAEF) Scholarship

    Due date: 03/01/2024                                                                                                                             Amount: Varies 

    WAEF is a scholarship for students who have parents/guardians, siblings or student themself who works in the apple, cherry, pear orchards or warehouse. There are two scholarship applications you may qualify to apply for, the Vocational scholarship or the Universal scholarship. You may click here to fill out the scholarships. In addition to the fill-in form, applicants will submit an essay, high school transcript, college transcript (if already enrolled), and two letters of reference.  

    The Universal Scholarship application is for students attending a four-year college and the Vocational/Technical Scholarship Application is for students attending a two-year college or trade school.

    If you have any questions, please email Ms. Cruz Enriquez at mienriquez@psd1.org.

    Atsuhiko Tateuchi Memorial Scholarship

    Due date: 03/01/2021                                                                                                       Amount: $5,000 (renewable)

    Ina Goodwin Tateuchi and her late husband, Atsuhiko Tateuchi, both came from hard-working families and were taught to appreciate and respect education. They wish to provide $5000 scholarships for students from the Pacific Rim states (Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon and Washington) who demonstrate hard work, dedication and sincerity. Students must have financial need, academic merit and be of Japanese or other Asian ancestry, including multi-ethnic Asians.
    Students from middle income families are encouraged to apply. This scholarship will be renewable for up to four years.

    Eligibility Criteria: 

    1. This scholarship is offered to the following types of students:
      • Graduating High School Seniors planning to attend an accredited vocational school, college or university (2-year or 4-year degrees).
      • Students returning to school or currently enrolled in an accredited vocational school, college or university seeking support to continue your certificate or degree.
      • Students entering or enrolled in graduate or professional degree programs (MA, PhD, MD, JD, etc.).
    2. Preference will be given to students of Japanese ancestry or other Asian ancestry.
    3.  Applicants must demonstrate financial need.
    4. GPA of 3.0 or greater. This scholarship is renewable for up to 4 years, provided the student continues to meet the criteria of a 3.0 GPA each year.
    5. Students must be a resident of Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, or Washington State.

    Apply here: https://seattlefoundation.smapply.org/prog/2021_tateuchi_scholarship/

    PNW Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation

    Due date: 03/02/2021                                                                                                      Amount: Varies

    Applications open every January 1st and close every March 1st. Scholarships are for children/step-children of one of the following: Active duty, reserve, or veteran U.S. Marine, a Marine killed while serving in the U.S. Marine Corps, active duty, reserve, or veteran U.S. Navy Corpsman who is/was attached to a U.S. Marine Corps unit or who was killed while serving with a U.S. Marine Corps unit, a U.S. Navy Chaplain or Religious Programs Specialist who is/was attached to a U.S. Marine Corps unit or who was killed while serving with a U.S. Marine Corps unit.

    • GPA of at least 2.00 (cumulatively, on an unweighted 4.00 scale)
    • Family adjusted gross income for the 2020 tax year that does not exceed $106,000
    • Attending or planning to attend college or career training school listed on the National Center for Education Statistic's College Navigator website in the 2021-22 academic year
    • Must submit a completed application with all required documents, as outlined in the application or as requested by the Scholarship Foundation, by the deadlines. 

    For more details regarding required application documents, please visit https://mcsf.scholarshipapps.org/required_docs.cfm.

     The application must be completed online at: https://www.mcsf.org/scholarship/

    KPMG Scholarship for High School Girls

    Due date: 02/01/2021                                                                                                     Amount: (22) $10,000

    The KPMG Future Leaders Program is a charitable initiative focused on developing future generations of women leaders. Funded by proceeds from the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship and KPMG Women’s Leadership Summit, the KPMG Future Leaders Program annually awards twenty-two top female high school seniors the opportunity to enhance their personal growth through college scholarships, a leadership development retreat, mentorship, and an introduction to golf.

    To learn more about the program and to apply for the scholarship, click here.

    Pasco Education Foundation Scholarship

    Due date: 03/20/2023                                                                                                                         Amount: Varies

    PEF Scholarship is now open!!! 

    The Pasco Education Foundation (PEF) is a non-profit, volunteer organization dedicated to enhancing educational opportunities for Pasco School District students and graduates. It's intent is to maximize the educational experience for students within the Pasco School District, and to encourage graduating students to pursue goals in higher education. 

    The PEF scholarship is now open to seniors attending the Pasco School District. You may print out the application and mail it to Ms. Cruz before the deadline:

    Pasco High School
    Attn:Mitzi Cruz Enriquez
    1108 N 10th Ave
    Pasco, WA 99301
    or email me mienriquez@psd1.org to arrange a time to drop it off at Pasco High School.
    For the application, click here..
    If you need a transcript, please email Ms. Cruz or Mr. Rodriguez (darodriguez@psd1.org) and if you have any questions regarding the scholarship, you may also contact Melanie Wood at pascoedfoundation@gmail.com

    Foot Locker Scholarship

    Due date: 01/08/2021                                                                                                                         Amount: $20,000

    The Foot Locker Scholar Athletes program honors student-athletes who demonstrate exceptional academic ability and strong leadership skills in sports, in their schools, and within their communities.

    Whether you're the lead scorer or the most spirited team player, we want to hear how you have taken the skills you've cultivated in the locker room and used to them create a powerful, positive impact on the lives of others around you.

    To see eligibility and to apply, go to https://www.footlockerscholarathletes.com/

    The Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship 

    Due date: 02/01/2021                                                                                                              Amount: Varies

    The Jackie Robinson Foundation (JRF) Scholarship program addresses the financial needs of college students and provides extensive, hands-on mentoring and support services. Once chosen from a national, selective application process, Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholars receive a generous four-year grant to attend the undergraduate school of their choice and enroll in JRF’s celebrated “42 Strategies for Success Curriculum”.  This four-year program guides JRF Scholars to effectively navigate their college environments, explore career options, develop leadership skills, and embrace a commitment to service. The program also promotes the values and character traits embodied in the heroic life of the Foundation’s namesake, encouraging Scholars to positively impact the lives of others. 

    Eligibility Requirements:

    • Be a graduating high school senior;
    • Plan to attend an accredited and approved four-year institution within the United States;
    • Show leadership potential;
    • Present evidence of financial need;
    • Be a United States citizen;

    For more information and to apply, go to www.jackierobinson.org

    The Cirkled-In Scholarship

    Due date: 12/31/2022                                                                                                                                    Amount: $2,500

    Cirkled In is an award winning profile and portfolio connecting students with best fit colleges and jobs. Cirkled In helps schools to: Get students College and Career Ready, prepare them for beyond high school, track alumni, gather actionable insights and replicate your success, and increase operational efficiencies by teachers and counselors knowing students quickly.

    This scholarship is open to 8th - 12th grade students. To apply for the scholarship, apply at https://www.cirkledin.com/scholarships/ or click HERE. 


    Seattle Foundation's Scholarships

    Due date: Most due 03/01/2021                                                                                                            Amount: Varies

    Seattle Foundation has launched their scholarships cycle for the 2020-21 academic year. They are offering more than 50 scholarship programs with $1.5 million in funding available. The deadline to apply for most scholarships is March 1, 2020.

    For the list of scholarships and current opportunities, click here

    Gesa Credit Union Scholarship

    Due date: 02/28/2023                                                                                                            Amount: Varies

    Gesa is proud to have offered scholarships to college students for more than two decades. Gesa's scholarships provide financial assistance to both entering freshmen and current college students continuing their education. Since 1987, Gesa has awarded over $630,000 in scholarships to deserving students. 

    To apply for the scholarship, go to https://www.gesa.com/category/scholarships/  and click on the High School Credit Union or the Entering College Freshman Scholarship Application.

    Washington State Opportunity Scholarship

    Due date: 02/28/23                                                                                             Amount: Up to $22,500

    There are 2 scholarship applications available, the Baccalaureate (scholars who intend to earn their bachelor's degree) and the Career and Technical Scholarship (scholars who intend to earn their certificate, apprenticeship, or associate degree).

    Applicants must meet the following eligibility criteria:

    Must be a Washington state resident, must have earned a high school diploma or GED from a Washington State high school or institution by June 2023. Please note: If you graduated from high school outside of WA, you are not eligible.

    Must be pursuing one of these majors in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (STEM) or Health Care. Must be working toward a first Bachelor's Degree. Must be enrolling in an eligible Washington State college or university fall term 2023.

    For more information and application, please go to https://www.waopportunityscholarship.org/students/applicants/



    MyOrganicCompany Single Parent Scholarship

    Due date: 12/31/2022                                                                                                                           Amount: $2,000

    Are you a single parent looking for help to accomplish your goals and dreams? Does being a role-model for your child/children inspire you to try your hardest in every walk of your life? We know this can be challenging for any parent, but even more so for those that are single parents. Whether you are a single mom or dad, it can be stressful trying to manage all the necessary requirements to be successful. At MyOrganicCompany, we would like to help and make one part of your life slightly more manageable with our scholarship!

    Eligibility Requirements:

    • Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident.
    • Must be a single parent OR child of a single parent.
    • All fields of study and GPAs will be considered.
    • All applications must be submitted during the second application timeline that is posted on website.

    For more information and to apply, click HERE..

    Pasco-Kennewick Rotary Scholarship

    Due date: 03/17/2023                                                                                            Amount: $3,000 

    Pasco-Kennewick Rotary Scholarships reward students who exhibit outstanding service above self, and achievement in leadership, community service, scholarship, and show financial need. 

    Eligibility: All graduating seniors and previous graduates of the specified high schools who are committed to an advanced education at an accredited college or university will qualify as eligible candidates for these awards.  The award is to be used at a post-high school institution within one semester following graduation unless other arrangements have been made.  Scholarship payment will be made to the college of the student’s choice.  Rotarians and their immediate family are not eligible for these scholarships.

    For scholarship application, click here or stop by room 173A to pickup. To submit this scholarship, it may be dropped off or mailed to

    Ms. Cruz Enriquez

    Pasco High School

    1108 N 10th Ave

    Pasco, WA 99301

    The Beauty & Wellness Professionals Scholarship 

    Due date: 03/01/2021                                                                                                        Amount: $2,500

    The BeautySchoolsDirectory.com team is proud to offer a $2,500 scholarship for students and professionals changing others’ lives through wellness and beauty. If you’re ready to begin a fulfilling and rewarding career in the beauty and wellness industry, or if you are continuing your education to pursue your next career goal, submit the application form below for the chance to win a $2,500 scholarship toward your tuition and education expenses. While you're waiting for the deadline to close, check out the previous winners of this scholarship.


    In an effort to help as many current and prospective wellness and beauty professionals achieve their career goals, our Beauty & Wellness Professionals Scholarship:

    • Is open to all students, including:
      • Students under 18 (provided they have obtained parental consent)
      • Current students actively enrolled in or applying to an accredited beauty-related program, such as cosmetology school or esthetician school, or another eligible beauty and wellness degree program (defined further below)
      • Part-time students in such programs
    • May be used for all educational expenses, including tuition, books, and housing
    • Twice per year, we select one student for the $2,500 award
    • See terms and conditions for full list of scholarship requirements

     For more information and to apply, go to https://www.beautyschoolsdirectory.com/cosmetology-school-scholarships

    Tri-Cities Elks Lodge #2755

    Due date: 11/13/2023 @ 9:59PM                                                                                                                          Amount: Varies

    The Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks is doing big things to help local youth. Elks invest in our nation's future by helping deserving students defray the expense of attending college. For this year, the Tri-Cities Lodge #2755 will be providing six scholarships to local students totaling $7,000 and the Elks National Foundation will fund nearly $2.44 million in college scholarships through its scholarship program.

    This award is for high school seniors only. Any students in the graduating class of high school (or its related equivalent) who resides within the jurisdiction of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks and who are planning to obtain a Bachelor's degree in an accredited U.S. American College or University may apply. All applicants must be citizens of the United States of America on the date the application is filed. There are identical awards for males and females, competing separately. All applications properly executed, must be completed on-line, by visiting The Elks National Foundation at https://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/mvs.cfm

    Click on link or follow QR Code to apply!


    Scholarships For Dreamers  

    Due date: 02/25/2021                                                                                                                   Amount: Varies 

    The National Scholarship is for students that have current DACA or TPS or certify that you meet the following immigration eligibility criteria:

    • Came to the United States before the age of 16;
    • Have continuously resided in the United States since November 1, 2015 up to the present time and have had no lawful status;
    • Are currently in high school or have graduated from a United States high school or obtained a general education development (GED) certificate from a United States Program; and
    • Have not been convicted of a felony, significant misdemeanor, or three or more other misdemeanors in the categories which would have disqualified you for DACA, and do not otherwise pose a threat to national security or public safety.

    The National Scholarship Award will cover your tuition and fees up to a maximum of $16,500 for an associate's degree and $33,000 for a bachelor's degree, at one of our Partner Colleges. Please note, some Scholars may be eligible for an additional stipend of up to $4,000 (or $1,000 per year) for books, supplies, and transportation. The National Scholarship is for hightly motivated DREAMers with significant, unmet financial need. While they consider your GPA and test scores, they place great emphasis on your demonstrated commitment to community service and your ability to overcome the barriers and challenges that DREAMers face each and every day. 

    For more information and to apply please go to http://www.thedream.us/scholarships/national-scholarship/ 

    Horse Heaven Round-Up Scholarship

    Due date: 03/15/2021                                                                                                                                  Amount: $1,000

    The Horse Heaven Round-Up Rodeo is proud to offer a $1,000 scholarship. Please review the application carefully and submit your completed packet by March 15, 2021.

    • Applicant must be a current participant in Washington State High School Rodeo Association and a graduating high school senior in 2021.
    • Applicant must be a resident of Benton or Franklin counties or the Burbank School District.
    • The scholarship must be used toward continuing education in an accredited university, college, community college or technical school.
    • The funds will be forwarded to the college of the recipient’s choice upon proof of acceptance and registration.

    For online application, go to https://www.bentonfranklinfair.com/p/info/benton-franklin-fair-scholarship-application

    For Printable PDF Application Form, click here and email to:


    Or mail completed application to:

    Benton Franklin Fair Association

    ATTN: Scholarship Chairman

    812 W Washington St.

    Pasco, WA 99301


    Heisman High School Scholarship

    Due date: 10/20/2020                                                                                                                               Amount: Varies


    Eligibility begins with maintaining a weighted GPA of 3.0 (B average) or better. Applicants also need to be proven leaders and role models withing their school and community. And applicants must participate or have participated in grades 9, 10, or 11 in at least one of the 48 school sponsored sports recognized by the National Federation of State High School Associations, you can check here.

    For more information and to apply (at the bottom of the page), click here.

    Hispanic Scholarship Fund

    Due date: 02/15/2023                                                                                                                           Amount: Varies

    Every year, the Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) selects 10,000 outstanding students as HSF Scholars from a broad and talented pool of applicants. HSF provides access to invaluable Scholar Support Services, including career services, mentorship, leadership development, knowledge building, and wellness training. Career services include access to select internship and job opportunities with HSF corporate partners and students are able to apply for all scholar conferences.

    Eligibility Requirements:

    • Must be of Hispanic heritage
    • S. Citizen, permanent legal resident, or DACA
    • Minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent) for high school students
    • Plan to enroll full-time in an accredited, public or not-for-profit, four-year university, or graduate school, in the U.S., for the 2021-2022 academic year
    • Submit the FAFSA or state-based financial aid forms (if applicable)

    To apply and learn more about the Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF), go to https://www.hsf.net/scholarship.

    Esther Northrup Memorial Scholarship 

    Due date: 06/01/2020                                                                                            Amount: $500

    Eligibility Requirements: 

    1. A minimum of a 2.5 GPA
    2. A permanent resident of the State of Washington and a senior attending Pasco School District.
    3. Requests for special eligibility may be submitted to the Scholarship Chairperson for consideration by the committee on a case by case basis.

    For an application, click here. 

    Scholarships may be mailed to:

    Sue Boothe

    2109 Road 44

    Pasco, WA 99301

     Woodward Conservation Scholarship

    Due date: 04/28/2023                                                                                       Amount: $2,000  

    The Pamela and Scott Woodward Conservation Scholarship was created by Tapteal Greenway in 2016. Tapteal Greenway is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting conservation, education and recreation along the lower Yakima River. This merit based scholarship was created to further its education mission while recognizing the significant contributions by the Woodwards to Tapteal Greenway and the Tri-Cities community.

    Eligibility Requirements: 

    • The applicant must be a resident of Benton or Franklin County.
    • The applicant must be a full-time high school senior entering their freshman year of college or a returning college student.
    • Applicant must enroll as a full-time student in an accredited college or university in Washington State.
    • Applicant must have a cumulative 3.0 GPA (on 4.0 scale).
    • Applicant must have a demontrated interest in conservation.

    (This scholarship is not available to relatives of the Woodward Scholarship Selection Committee or the family of Pamela and Scott Woodward.)

    Application can be accessed here: https://www.3rcf.org/scholarships/

    The Margaret McDonald Memorial Scholarship

    Due date: 04/01/2023                                                                                 Amount: $1,500

    The Columbia Basin Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. is accepting applications for their 2022 Margaret McDonald Memorial Educational Scholarship. The Sorority is sponsoring two scholarships, in the amounts of $1,500 for one female student of African American descent, who plans to attend college.

    The application must be typed, completely filled out and submitted with the listed required attachments. You may also submit a typed resume in lieu of the application, however it must contain all information requested on the application. The deadline to receive the application/resume with attachments is Saturday, April 1, 2023.

    For application, click here. . 

    Marsden Scholarship

    Due date: 03/15/2023                                                                                             Amount: Up to $30,000

    (Over four years)        

    The Marsden Scholarship is looking for students from eastern Washington and northern Idaho who continue to push themselves inside and outside the classroom. Who demonstrate exceptional academic potential and maintain high grades in high school.  This generous scholarship is available for any accredited institution and is renewable with satisfactory progress toward a degree.

    We are looking for students from eastern Washington and northern Idaho who continue to push themselves inside and outside the classroom. Current Marsden Scholars maintained high grades in high school, garnered recognition for their academic achievement and their drive to contribute to their communities, and have a vision for their future education and their role in the world. While financial need is a consideration in the award of this scholarship, academic potential is a greater consideration. 

     Applications must be accompanied by transcripts and recommendations. For more information visit our website: https://www.stjohns-cathedral.org/outreach/marsden-scholarship/


    Order Sons And Daughters of Italy Scholarship

    Due date: 03/15/2020                                                                                      Amount: $1,000

    The Tre-Citta (Tri-Cities) Lodge 2881 Scholarship Program has been established to provide financial assistance for the qualified students of Italian ancestry to help them realize their highest potential as citizens and leaders of their community, state and nation. The program seeks to encourage participation from students who will be pursuing full or part-time higher education in diverse fields. 


    • All Washington residents of Italian ancestry who are American citizens are eligible.
    • Preference will be given to applicants who are sponsored by a member of the Tre-Citta Lodge of the OSDIA.
    • A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 is required.
    • Applicant must be a graduating high school senior or enrolled in a post-secondary level which includes four-year colleges, two-year colleges and accredited or state approved technical/trade schools.
    • The application packet must be completed, signed and dated by the applicant.


    You can stop by Ms. Morfin's office in Student Services to pick up scholarship applications.

    Association of Computer Professionals in Education (ACPE) Scholarship

    Due date: 02/20/2023                                                                                                                       Amount: $2,000

    The Association of Computer Professionals in Education (ACPE) has allocated up to $10,000 for scholarships of up to $2,000 each for students in Oregon and Washington. These scholarships are available to graduating high school seniors who have been actively involved in the innovative use of technology during their high school careers and are planning to pursue studies in a technology-related field.

    A completed online application must be submitted to ACPE no later than 5 pm, February 20, 2023. Successful applicants will be notified via email by March15, 2023. The amount of the award will be paid to the college/school of the awardee's choice.

    For application, go to https://acpenw.org/acpe-is-now-accepting-student-scholarship-applications-for-2022/

    Recent Immigrant Scholarship 

    Due date: 03/31/2020                                                                                            Amount: $1,000

    This scholarship is open to any high school student who immigrated to the United States on or after January 1, 2010 and plans to live and work in the United States. 

    For more information and to apply, click here.

    Students of Integrity Scholarship 

    Due date: 04/15/2020                                                                                            Amount: Varies

    The Better Business Bureau is giving $17,000 to high school Juniors & Seniors. They are providing two scholarships: a $5,000 Video Scholarship or a $2,000 Essay Scholarship.

    For more information on the scholarship and to apply, click here.

    Anne Ford Scholarship

    Due date: 01/17/2020                                                                                                 Amount: $10,000

    The Anne Ford Scholarship is a $10,000 scholarship ($2,500/year over four years) granted to a graduating high school senior with a documented learning disability (LD) and/or ADHD who will be enrolled in a full-time bachelor's degree program in the fall.


    Be a graduating high school senior who will be attending a four-year bachelor's degree

    Have an overall grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher

    Submit current financial information

    Provide most current documentation of an identified learning disability and/or ADHD (IEP or 504 plan, neuropsychological evaluation, report) and has utilized services, supports, and/or accommodations. Interviews with semifinalists will be conducted in late March 2020. Winners will be notified in early spring 2020.

    Be a United States citizen

    For more information and to apply, go to https://www.ncld.org/what-we-do/scholarships/anne-ford-scholarship/. 

    2023 Student-View Scholarship Program

    Due date: 04/23/2023                                                                                                          Amount: Varies

    The 2023 Student-View Scholarship Program is offering $12,000 worth of scholarships to high school seniors who plan to attend a four-year college, community/junior college or career school. The program includes:

    • One $5,000 scholarship
    • Two $1,000 scholarships
    • Ten $500 scholarships

     It's quick and easy to apply:

    • No minimum SAT/ACT score or grade point average
    • No essay required
    • No lengthy application forms
    • No application fees

    Simply log on to https://www.student-view.com/ and complete a 15-20 minute online survey about local colleges. You will then be automatically entered into a random drawing for a scholarship award.

    If you have any questions, feel free to contact them at contact@studentinsights.com.

    CBC Foundation Scholarship

    Due date: 02/28/2023                                                                                        Amount: Varies

    CBC's Foundation offers a variety of scholarships for students based on many factors including academic achievement, field of study, and financial need. Our new online scholarship is now open. The application deadline is February 28, 2023. In addition to the application, you will be required to provide two letters of recommendation and unofficial transcripts. For assistance or questions, please contact scholarships@columbiabasin.edu.

    To apply, click here.

    2019 ACPE Scholarship

    Due date: 02/28/2020                                                                                        Amount: $2,000

    The Association of Computer Professionals in Education (ACPE) may allocate up to $10,000 for scholarships of up to $2,000 each for students in Oregon and Washington. 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.

    A completed online application should be submitted to ACPE before 5 p.m. on February 28, 2020. Successful applicants will be notified via email by April 15, 2020.

    The online form for submissions is here: https://forms.gle/MTfnwUfvxyGXsHEa8

    Contact and mailing information: scholarship@acpenw.org

    Cancer Unwrapped High School Writing Contest

    Due date: 03/03/2020                                                                                                    Amount: Varies

    Have you survived cancer? Have you watched a loved one or friend deal with cancer? They want to hear your story!

    The Cancer Unwrapped High School Writing Contest invites students in grades 9-12 in Washington State to submit essays about their experience with cancer for the opportunity to win one of several $1,000 cash prizes. Every winning essay has been honest, heartfelt and each one is unique.

    Open to students grades 9-12, essay must be between 500 and 1,500 words, and must be submitted  by March 3rd, 2020.

    To enter, visit www.cancerpathways.org/cancer-unwrapped/ and for questions, email info@cancerpathways.org

    Pride Foundation Scholarship

    Due date: 01/07/2022                                                                                    Amount: Varies

    GSBA Scholarship

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    The Greater Seattle Business Association (GSBA) is the largest LGBTQ and allied chamber of commerce in North America. They represent over 1,400 small business, corporate, and nonprofit members who share the values of promoting equality and diversity in the workplace. The GSBA Scholarship Fund provides educational scholarships to LGBTQ and Allied students from WA State. Their scholarships can be awarded to students planning to enroll in community colleges, four-year public or private colleges or universities, or vocational/technical/trade programs and they are renewable for up to four years of undergraduate education.

    For more information on the scholarship and to apply, click here.

    Día De Los Muertos Scholarship

    Due date: 05/24/2019                                                                      Amount: $2,000 & $5,000

    The La Hermandad de Oquichtli Macuilli Tonatiu (OeMeTe) was founded at Washington State University on January 21st, 1996 on the basis of encouraging academic excellence and fostering personal growth through a message of culture, wisdom, empowerment, and carnalismo, throughout the community.

    Applications for this scholarship will be accepted from any resident of the Benton-Franklin county and surrounding areas, who will attend full-time school as an undergraduate at a 2 or 4-year college, university, or trade school during the 2019-2020 academic year.

    For more information on the scholarship, click Dia De Los Muertos to see the flyer.

    Huggable Supermom Scholarship

    Due date: closed                                                                             Amount: $1,000

    For seniors raised by single mothers or child of a single mother!

    Eligibility Requirements: Must be a graduating high school senior in your final semester who has been accepted to a 4-year, 2-year university/college, vocational, or technical institution in the United States. Must be a US citizen or permanent legal resident. Must be a single mother, child of a single mother, or closely impacted by a single mother. All fields of study and GPAs will be considered.

    For more information and for application, click here. 

    Columbia Chapter Health Physics Society (CCHPS) Scholarship

    Due date: 03/31/2019                                                                                      Amount: $1,000

    The Columbia Chapter of the Health Physics Society is proud to announce a scholarship award of $1,000 to a student in a health physics-related educational path at an accredited institution. Eligible fields of study include, but are not limited to: radiation protection; nuclear engineering; x-ray/nuclear medicine; or health physics certification.

    For more information and for appication, click here.

    The Kay Battista Scholarship

    Due date: 04/10/2019                                                                                      Amount: $1,500

    Kay Battista became the New Jersey State Teacher of the Year in 1972, she had a vision of a fund that would provide scholarships to students who showed great potential for the future of education. After Kay's death, her family made a gracious donation to the National Network of State Teachers of the Year (NNSTOY) to establish this scholarship fund.

    Today, thanks to Kay's vision, NNSTOY is able to provide two $1,500 scholarships each year to a well deserving student in the field of education. The scholarship is open to all students who plan to become teachers. 

    For qualifications and application instructions, click here.

    Sea Mar Family Scholarship

    Due date: 04/16/2019                                                                                      Amount: $1,000

    Sea Mar is proud to offer post-secondary scholarship to the children of its employees. Sea Mar recognizes their parent(s) or legal guardian(s) are the backbone of the services Sea Mar provides to the community, sometimes even using family time to support Sea Mar's efforts. Scholarship recipients receive a one-tim award of $1,000 to be used towards their undergraduate or graduate degrees.  

    If you have any questions, you can contact Sea Mar at Scholarships@seamarchc.org. For scholarship application, click here. 

    Student-Caregiver Scholarship

    Due date: 12/31/2019                                                                                        Amount: (2) $1,500

    For students who are caring or have cared for an older relative while attending school or are planning to care for an older adult. Two scholarships of $1,500 are awarded each year to student-caregivers to help cover costs of tuition and books. Applicants must be full-time college students at an accredited two-or-four-year college or university in the United States, or full-time high school students who are registered to attend a qualifying institution the following semester.

    For more information on the scholarship and to apply, go to https://www.caring.com/caregivers/scholarships-for-student-caregivers. 

    2019 Merle Kirkley Merit Scholarship

    Due date: 04/19/2019                                                                                          Amount: $3,000

    The $3,000.00 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, civil/structural/mechanical/electrical engineering, product services and construction management.

    Submission Requirements

    1. High School transcript through the winter quarter [current year].
    2. Name of institution you will attend with an accredited certificate or 4-year degree program
    3. A completed Merle Kirkley Merit Scholarship Award Application Form (Form "A").
    4. A completed Merle Kirkley Merit Scholarship Commitment Form (Form "B").
    5. A completed Merle Kirkley Merit Scholarship Award Essay Form (Form "C").
    6. Copy of college application(s) and/or acceptance letter(s)
    7. Two letters of character recommendation. (encouraged but not required)

    The Merle Kirkley Merit Scholarship Award information packets, with all required submission forms are available online, click here. The entire scholarship submission requirements will be accepted by submitting via email by 5:00 pm on April 19, 2019.

    Voice of Democracy Scholarship

    Due date: 10/31/2019                                                                                             Amount: Varies  

    Since 1947, the Voice of Democracy has been the Veterans of Foreign Wars' (VFW's) premier scholarship program. Each year, nearly 40,000 high school students compete for more than $2 million in scholarships and incentives. Students compete by writing and recording an audio essay on an annual patriotic theme. This year's theme is, What Makes America Great.

    The Voice of Democracy is open to students in grades 9-12 by the Oct. 31 deadline, who are enrolled in a public, private or parochial high school or home study program in the United States. Although U.S citizenship is not required, students must be lawful U.S. permanent residents or have applied for permanent residence.

    For more information on the scholarship, please stop by Ms. Morfin's office to pick up a form.

    AWC Center for Quality Communities Scholarship

    Due date: 03/08/2019                                                                                                Amount: (6) $1,000

    The AWC Center for Quality Communities promotes municipal leadership development and civic engagement. The Center's goal is to help citizens understand the important role their cities and towns play in Washington. The Center believed in educating student leaders who care about their communities. The Center for Quality Communities Scholarship supports senior high school students who are actively engaged with their community and/or city government and want to pursue post-secondary education in the fall 2019. Six $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to hish school seniors and scholarship funds will be sent directly to the institution. 

    For more information, click here   

    Accounting Degree Scholarships

    Due date: Varies                                                                                                   Amount: Varies

    If you are a Senior planning to persue an education in Accounting, here is a list of Accounding Scholarships. The link below provides up-to-date information on 50+ privately funded awards available to college students. It contains detailed information on the awards that are available from private sources such as foundations, corpporations, and religious and civic organizations. 

    To apply, go to https://www.discoverbusiness.us/resources/accounting-degree-scholarships/. 

    Student Caregiver Scholarship

    Due date: 06/30/2019                                                                                        Amount: (2) $1,500

    For students who are caring or have cared for an older relative while attending school or are planning to care for an older adult. Two scholarships of $1,500 are awarded each year to student-caregivers to help cover costs of tuition and books. Applicants must be full-time college students at an accredited two-or-four-year college or university in the United States, or full-time high school students who are registered to attend a qualifying institution the following semester.

    For more information on the scholarship and to apply, go to https://www.caring.com/caregivers/scholarships-for-student-caregivers.

    WA Pointe Pest Control Scholarship

    Due date: 04/29/2019                                                                                            Amount: $750

    This scholarship is a one-time scholarship worth $750. For this scholarship, do something good for someone else and include a note telling them to pass it on. Bonus points are awarded for including pictures. They want to hear what good deed you did to help your community.

    It must be submitted, in full, by April 29th, 2019 and it will be awarded May 30th, 2019. LATE OR INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. Applications for the scholarship can be submitted by any high school senior or college freshman from the state of WA. 

    You may apply online at http://pointepest.com/washington-scholarship-application/

    The Beauty & Wellness Scholarship for Women 

    Due date: Quarterly Deadlines                                                                        Amount: $1,000

    Each quarter, Skin Care Ox awards $1,000 plus a care package filled with healthy organic goodies to young women who are striving to maintain their health and wellness as they pursue their higher education goals.

    Here is a brief summary of the eligibility requirements:

             Award $1,000

      Quarterly Deadlines: January 1st, March 31st, June 30th, and September 30th every year. Must be a graduating high school senior, current college undergraduate, or current graduate student at a 4-year, 2-year, vocational, or technical school in the United States. Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident. Must identify as female. All majors and GPAs are welcome to apply!

     For more information and to apply, go to https://www.skincareox.com/scholarship/      

    Alert Magazine Scholarship

    Due date: Ongoing                                                                                 Amount: $500

    Are you worried about the high costs involved in acquiring a college education? Golden West Publications is pleased to award a $500 scholarship to a graduating senior with each issue they publish.


    1. Be a current senior in high school
    2. Have a 2.5 GPA or better
    3. Planning to attend college after graduation

    All you have to do is write an essay (650-800 words, double-spaced) about a personal encounter you or someone you know has had with drug and/or alcohol abuse, how it was dealt with, what you learned from it and what is right or wrong (in your opinion) about the way the incident or problem was handled. 

    Click here for more information.


    TheWashBoard.org has been updated with a number of scholarship opportunities that are quickly approaching to their deadlines. Many are due March 1st and can be accessed through www.theWashboard.org where the scholarships applications run through. Students can create profiles and are instantly matched with the scholarship for which they are eligible and can apply, all through the same portal.

    Here is a list of the few scholarships added to the portal:

    C.E. Boucher Memorial Scholarship

    Atsuhiko Tateuchi Memorial Scholarship

    Walter H. Meyer - Garry L. White Memorial Scholarship

    Alpha Omicron Boule Scholarship

    Joan Hill Scholarship

    Blacks at Microsoft (BAM!) Scholarship

    PSBJ'S Women of Influence - Lytle Entersprises Scholarship

    And many more!!

    Guaranteed Scholarships

    The newly revised http://www.guaranteed-scholarships.com now includes more than 700 scholarships guaranteed by nearly 200 colleges and universities. These scholarships don't require no interview, essay, portfolio, audition, competition or other "secondary" requirement.

    Also, another site to help you search for scholarships that are not listed here, is http://college-scholarships.com/scholarship-information/free-scholarship-searches/.


    Dr. Sonja McDaniel Scholarship

    Due date: 04/15/2022                                                                                                  Amount: $1,000

    The Washington Association for Bilingual Education is please to announce and sponsor the Dr. Sonja McDaniel Scholarship Fund. An award to provide support for bilingual/El education students. The requirements for this scholarship are:

    1.  All applicants must be planning to pursue/already pursuing a career in bilingual education.
    2.  All applicants must be bilingual.
    3.  All applicants must be 1) enrolled and attending a two year, four year college or university either part-time or full-time or 2) a senior graduating from high school.
    4.  All applicants must be a resident of Washington State.
    5.  All applicants must submit the Registrar name, address, and phone number of the institution where award will be mailed.

    Applicant must have a valid email address and phone number. For information and to apply, go to https://wabewa.org/annual-conference/scholarship/.

    Horse Heaven Round-Up Scholarship

    Due date: CLOSED 03/01/2019                                                                                             Amount: $1,000

    The Horse Heaven Round-Up Rodeo is proud to offer a $1,000 scholarship. Please review the application carefully and submit your completed packet by March 1, 2019.

    Email completed application to: info@bentonfranklinfair.com

    Or mail completed application to:

    Horse Heaven Round-Up

    ATTN: Scholarship Chairman

    1500 S. Oak St

    Kennewick, WA 99337

    For more information and a copy of the application, go to https://www.bentonfranklinfair.com/p/info/horse-heaven-round-up-scholarship.


    Divorce Matters Scholarship 

    Due date: Not Open                                                                                          Amount: 

    Divorce Matters is pleased to offer their 1st Annual Divorce Matters Scholarship.

    This scholarship is available to high school seniors and current college students nationwide who have been personally affected by a divorce. At their law firm, they know life gets complicated and that divorce is sometimes necessary. Their goal is to help students affected by divorce afford a better education.

    Award + Deadlines

    • The scholarship is a one-time award of $2,500
    • All applications must be received by 11:59pm MST on May 31st, 2018
    • A winner will be announced in July 2018
    • Funds will be sent directly to the school you will be attending


    Eligibility Requirements

    • You are a citizen or legal permanent resident of the United States.
    • You have personally been affected by a divorce.
    • You will be attending an accredited 4-year college/university or a 2-year community college for Fall 2018.
    • A current transcript MUST be submitted for consideration.
    • You must submit a 500-word essay explaining answering the following question: How has divorce touched your life? In what ways did it shape you into the person you are today?
    • Employees of Divorce Matters and their direct family members are not eligible to apply.

    Although not required, applicants are encouraged to submit recommendation letters and/or resumes to substantiate their application for consideration.

    For more information and application, go to https://www.divorce-matters.com/#divorce-scholarship. 


    WA-CCER Scholarship

    Due date: Not Open                                                                                           Amount: 

    The WA Association of Career Counselors and Employment Readiness (WA-CCER) is offering two different $500 scholarships to qualified graduating seniors. The scholarship is to be used for tuition and other direct school expenses at an accredited two- or four-year college or university for the 2018-2019 school year only. Technical Schools will qualify as a two-year program. 

    For more information on both scholarships, click on the links below.

    WA-CCER Application

     WA-CCER Scholarship Application for Financial Need 

    The Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Scholarship

    Due date: 04/15/2020                                                                                              Amount: Varies 

    We would like to invite students interested in enrolling in Career and Technical Education programs for Fall 2020 to apply for the Horatio Alger Association Career & Technical Scholarship Program.

    Since 1984, the Horatio Alger Association has awarded over $180 million in college scholarships to deserving students. Through nationally recognized educational programs, the Association reaches out directly to our nation's young people with a message of hope, opportunity, responsibility, and perserverance. This program provides financial assistance to students throughout the nation who have financial need and have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity.

    Eligibility requirements are as follows:

    • Have completed high school (or earned high school equivalency credential) by Spring
    • Be enrolled in a 2 year or less career or technical degree/certificate program in Fall that will lead to employment
    • Attend a not-for-profit post-secondary institution
    • Demonstrate financial need; applicants must be Pell Grant eligible
    • Be under the age of 30
    • Be a United States citizen

    To apply online, please visit application.horatioalger.org


    American Indian Endowed Scholarship

    Due date: March 1, 2022                                                                                   Amount: Varies

    The American Indian Endowed Scholarship (AIES) helps financially needy students with close social and cultural ties to an American Indian community in the state of Washington. Students can use the scholarships at public colleges and many independent colleges in Washington. The program prioritizes upper division and graduate level students, however, all applicants receive award consideration.

    Award amounts range from around $500 to $2,000. About 15 students are selected each year to receive the awards. Students may get AIES funding for up to five years, but they must reapply each year. 

    To apply click Here.

    WSECU Scholarship

    Due date: Not Open                                                                                Amount: 

    Planning to continue your education? Now accepting applications for the 2018 Fall Semester

    Here's how it all works:

    A total of $65,000 will be awarded, you must be a WSECU member - if you aren't, you can learn more about it at wsecu.org, you'll need to be enrolled full-time in the fall 2018, and recipients will be announced in the Spring of 2018.

    How to apply:

    Access the online application at wsecu.org

    Questions? Just call 800.562.0999 and ask for Erin Pearson at ext. 10254

    Trios Foundation Scholarship

    Due date: Not Open                                                                           Amount: 

    The Trios Foundation is pleased to announce that it will be making available several scholarships up to $3,000 to recipients pursing an education in the healthcare field for the 2018-19 academic year. For more inforamation and for the application, go to www.trioshealth.org/scholarship

    Applications must be received at the Foundation office (PO Box 6813, Kennewick, WA 99336), or emailed to mandy.wallner@trioshealth.org no later than December 31, 2017.


    Hamilton Relay Scholarship

    Due date: Not Open                                                                                 Amount: 

    The Hamilton Relay Scholarship opportunity is available for high school seniors who are deaf, hard of hearing, deaf-blind or have difficult speaking. Hamilton Relay selects a recipient within each of the states where Hamilton is the contracted Telecommunications Relay Service and/or Captioned Telephone service provider. This opportunity is one of several ways the company gives back to the communities it serves. 

    To apply, visit www.HamiltonRelay.com today!

    Gonzaga University Ignatian Leaders Scholarship

    Due date: Not Open                                                                                 Amount:

    Applicant must have an Application for Admissions on file at the University as of 02/01/18.  Students do not need to be accepted before applying.  Scholarship will be sent to the applicant upon request by mail, telephone, or via email. 

    Contact information is:

    Gonzaga University ILS Committee, AD Box 102, 502 W. Boone Avenue, Spokane, WA  99258-0102 

    Telephone: Ivette Davila Godwin (509) 313-6572  Email:  ILScholarship@gonzaga.edu

     Daughters of the American Revolution

    Due date: Ongoing                                                                                Amount: Varies

    National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) will be awarding a variety of scholarships through the DAR Scholarship Committee. All applicants must be U.S. Citizens and must attend, or plan to attend, an accredited college or university in the U.S.

    For information for their General Scholarship click here.

    For information for the Political Science, History, Government and Economics Scholarship click here.

    For the Medical and Nursing Scholarship click here.

    For the American Indian Scholarship click here.

    For Specific Scholarships click here. 

     FIDM Fashion Club Scholarship

    Due date: Not Open                                                                            Amount: 

    – Scholarship Info | FashionClub.com

    – FIDM Fashion Club® Official Site Scholarship Info

    – FashionClub.com

    – FIDM Fashion Club® Official Site

    How to enter: Entrants must be registered and active* in an official FIDM Fashion Club. 

    For more details on the Fashion Club Scholarship click here                

    Golden Door Scholars

    Due date: Closed                                                                                                          Amount: Varies

    This Scholarship is for DACA Reciipients attending college in Fall 2019.

    • Applications are due 10/25/18 at 11:59pm EST
    • Applications are considered on a rolling basis, so applying early is helpful
    • Applications received after Thursday, 10/25/18 will not be considered
    • Applicants must have DACA
    • Strong preference will be given to those interested in one of the following fields or one similar; Engineering, Computer Science, Technology or Math

    Apply Now at www.goldendoorscholars.org

    ACT Scholarship

    Due date: Closed                                                                                            Amount: $500

    Applications are open for the ACT Student Champion Award! The ACT Student Champion Award recognizes one student in each state who is tenacious and persistent, no matter the challenge, and is prepared for life after high school with a goal in mind and plan in place. 

    The following criteria apply:

    • High school seniors who have overcome challenges and can articulate their education and/or career actions
    • At a minimum students must have a composite ACT score of 22 on a single test date OR a Gold ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate

    Applications can be found www.act.org/readinesschampions, champions will be notified on or before January 31, 2019.

    The Gates Scholarship

    Due date: Closed                                                                                     Amount: 

    Phase 1 of The Gates Scholarship Application is now open!

    The Gates Scholarship is a highly selective, full scholarship for Pell-eligible, high school seniors. Scholars will receive funding for the full cost of attendance that is not already covered by other financial aid and the expected family contribution, as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

    Eligibility Requirements

    • A high school senior
    • From at least one of the following ethnicities:
      • African American
      • American Indian/Alaska Native
      • Asian/Pacific Islander American
      • Hispanic American
    • Pell-eligible
    • A US citizen, national, or permanent resident
    • A minimum cumulative weighted GPA of 3.3 on a 4.0 scale

    Apply today by visiting www.thegatesscholarship.org 

    Heisman High School Scholarship

    Due date: 10/29/2019                                                                                                 Amount: Varies

    The Heisman High School Scholarship continues a 25-year tradition of honoring high school seniors who accomplish tremendous feats in the classroom, on the field, and most importantly, within their communities. The scholarship recognizes and rewards both male and female high school athletes who are community-minded and driven to use their exceptional talents for the benefit of all. 

    For more information on the scholarship and to apply Click here.

    $2000 Get a Boost Scholarship

    Due date: Closed                                                                                                 Amount: 

    Black Note is looking to award a $2,000 scholarship to each student that shares innovative, ingenious or just plain good ideas on ways to help smokers put down cigarettes and join the world’s smoke-free movement.

    Applicants must: Be a full-time student, be 18 years or older, Submit an essay as outlined in Essay Instructions, signing your essay with your full name, university name and address, enter only one application and one essay per person, and be legal residents of the 50 United States and ten provinces of Canada.

    For more infomation, go to https://www.blacknote.com/scholarship/


    KidGuard for Education Scholarship

    Due date: Closed                                                                                                 Amount: Varies

    The KidGuard for Education Scholarship is part of an effort to bring awareness and inspire solutions on issues such as cyberbullying, online predators, teen suicide and childhood depression in the age of technology. They are passionate about the healthy development of children and families.

    Eligibility: All grades 9-12 High School Students

    Award Amount: Multiple scholarships ranging from $500 to $1000

    Deadline: Ongoing (Annual), Every October 31st 11:59 PM (Pacifict Time)

    For more information, go to https://www.kidguard.com/nonprofits/high-school-scholarship/.

    Beauty Changes Lives Scholarship

    Due date: 10/31/2019                                                                                             Amount: Varies 

    Since 2013, the Beauty Changes Lives Foundation has awarded over $2.8 million and over 520 scholarships to cosmetology, nail, makeup, massage and esthetic students. Go to https://beautychangeslives.academicworks.com/ to apply. You will need to sign up to begin your application, confirm your account, and fill out a general application. There are a few steps to apply for scholarships but you may visit the Resources link for Frequently Asked Questions on how to apply.

    If you have any questions, contact Ms. Morfin in Student Services.


    Most Valuable Student Scholarship

    Due date: 11/05/2019                                                                                                  Amount: Varies

    The 2020 Most Valuable Student scholarship contest is open to any high school senior who is a US Citizen. Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need. The Elks National Foundation will award 500 four-year scholarships to the highest-rated applicants. Male and female students compete separately. The 20 top finalists will participate in an all expenses paid Leadership Weekend in Chicago during which they'll interview with the national judges.


    Current high school seniors who are citizens of the United States are eligible to apply.

    Applicants need NOT be related to a member of the Elks.

    High school graduates are not eligible to apply.


    Go to https://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/MVS.cfm for more information and to apply.

    Tri-Cities Sunrise Rotary

    Due date: 04/24/2023                                                                                                                    Amount: $2,000

    The Tri-Cities Sunrise Rotary Club is offering a $2,000 education scholarship to a qualifying student. Applicants are required to complete the entire application.  All applications will be reviewed by our club scholarship committee and a decision will be made to award a scholarship as merited.  Scholarship is not based on GPA or financial needs alone.  The successful applicant will have demonstrated core values aligning with that of Rotary. 

    Helpful resources include the Tri-Cities Sunrise Rotary Club website: https://www.tcsunriserotary.club/ and the club Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/tcsunrise as well as the Rotary International website: https://www.rotary.org/en

    Applications are due no later than April 24, 2023.

    Please submit your application via email to:  scholarships@tcsunriserotary.com

      The school representative will be notified in May 2023 as to the recipients.   Scholarship recipients, parents or guardians, and the school representative will be invited to attend a 7am awards breakfast on Friday May 12, 2023.

    For scholarship application, click here.

    The Tri-Cities Links Scholarship

    Due date: 04/29/2023                                                                                                                            Amount: Varies

    The Tri-Cities (WA) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated, a local not-for-profit women's service organization, is accepting applications for scholarships from students in the Tri-Cities and surrounding areas. The scholarships are targeted for local African American high school seniors or those of African descent pursuing higher education. Students competing for one of the scholarships will need to submit their application by the deadline listed on the scholarship application April 29, 2023. 

    For application, click here. Mail completed application to:

     Tri-Cities (WA) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated

    c/o Services to Youth Committee

    P.O. Box 503

    Richland, WA 99352

    For more information, contact: Chaune' Fitzgerald, Services to Youth Chair (509) 308-0559 or by email Tricitieslinkswa@gmail.com

    2020-2021 Hay CTE Scholarship

    Due date: 04/30/2021                                                                                                                          Amount: (3) $1,000

    We would like to introduce a new scholarship to Pasco School District Graduating Seniors.  It is the 2020-2021 Hay CTE Scholarship.  This scholarship is for students who intend to pursue further education in a field related to CTE. You are invited to apply for the first annual Hay CTE Scholarship.  Applications are due April 30, 2021.  Scholarship announcements will be made May 1, 2021.

    Both James M. ‘Mike’ and Robin Hay attended Pasco Schools and feel blessed by the education that they each received.  To acknowledge that education and give to the students in Pasco, we are offering three $1000 scholarships for the 2020-2021 school year. A good education can make all the difference in a student's life and future, all students should have the opportunity to further their education if they wish.

    To apply for the scholarship, click on this link Hay Scholarship Link.

    Congressional Black Caucus Scholarships and Internships

    Due date: 04/30/2021                                                                                                                          Amount: Varies

    The Congressional Black Caucus program is offering scholarships and internships to academically talented and highly motivated African-American or Black students pursuing an undergraduate degree in a variety of fields. These scholarships have been established to provide financial assistance to students. For more information and to apply, click here.

    Consejo Latino Scholarship 

    Due date: 05/15/2021                                                                                                                           Amount: Varies 

    Consejo Latino, in partnership with CBC, is offering a scholarship for individuals seeking a career in local law enforcement. 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:

    • Be recent high school graduates from Tri-Cities, WA (graduating 2021)
    • Intend to seek law enforcement positions in the Tri-Cities region
    • Have familiarity with the area's multicultural setting
    • Demonstrate financial need
    • Provide a one-page essay describing their career goals
    • Provide two letters of recommendation

    Scholarship applications for the 2021-22 academic year will close on May 15th, 2021 and can be found at CONSEJOLATINO.ORG/SCHOLARSHIP

    American Nuclear Society (ANS-EWS) Scholarship 

    Due date: 03/31/2021                                                                                                                           Amount: $2,000

    The Eastern Washington Section of the American Nuclear Society (EWS-ANS) would like to advertise the opportunity for students in applied nuclear science or a related field to apply for a one-year scholarship of $2,000. Applicants must be high school seniors or existing college students planning a career in nuclear science, nuclear engineering or a nuclear-related field. Applicants must be enrolled full-time in a four-year college or university in the U.S.

    The Eastern Washington Section expects to make the decistions regarding recipients by April 30, 2021 and notify the applicants the following week. If you have questions, please feel free to contact the EWS-ANS Scholarship Committee by email at ans.ews.member@gmail.com.

    The application and instructions/information can be found at Scholarships - American Nuclear SocietyEastern Washington Section (anseasternwashington.org)


    JaSonte' Allen Medsker (JAM) Scholarship

    Women of Wisdom

    Due date: 04/12/2023                                                                                            Amount: Varies

    The JAM Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors, who have overcome a hardship in life; financial, physical, or social barriers to complete high school. The scholarship award will be used for tuition, fees, books and/or technical training. Applicant must submit an essay, a letter of recommendation from a teacher, employer, or a community organization leader. Completed application, essay, letter of recommendation and transcripts will be submitted to:

    WOW P.O. Box 681 Richland, WA 99352.

    Click here, for the application.

    Any questions should be addressed to wowtricities@gmail.com 

    Pasco Association of Educators Scholarships

    Due date: 04/14/2023                                                                                                         Amount: $1,000

    The Pasco Association of Educators (PAE) is offering five (5) $1,000 scholarships for qualified High School Seniors to assist them in furthering their learning and to promote academic achievement. These scholarships will be awarded to seniors who plan to enroll in an accredited program.

    A. The first $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a current Pasco School District senior, whose parent(s) are PAE member(s), and who plans to enroll in a program that results in a teaching degree.

    B. The second $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a current Pasco School District senior, who plans to enroll in a program that results in a teaching degree.

    C. The third and fourth $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to two (2) current Pasco School District seniors whose parent/legal guardian is a member of PAE and plans to enroll in an accredited two or four year vocational or academic program.

    D. The fifth $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a current senior attending a public school or private school in another district as long as one parent/legal guardian is a member of PAE.

    **The scholarship will be awarded the second quarter or semester of attendance following graduation from high school**

    To print the application, click here.

    Yakima Federal Scholarships

    Due date: 04/26/2021                                                                                                                        Amount: Varies

    The Yakima Federal established a scholarship for the purpose of recognizing high academic achievers graduating from high school and is a resident in Benton, Franklin, Kittitas or Yakima County. This year up to eighty (80) Scholarships in the amount $2,000 each may be awarded. It is based on the following criteria:

    Top ten percent of graduating class;

    Community Service and Leadership activity within and outside the school environment;

    One-page Letter of Motivation outlining future plans, school and life experinces, including any challenges faced and overcome, the impact of receiving an award plus any additional information to support their selection for an award;

    Two letters of recommendation;

    Statement signed by school official indicating anticipated class rank.

    Application and required documents can be submitted online at: YakimaFed.com/scholarship or mailed to Yakima Federal, Attn: Erin Thierolf, P.O. Box 1526, Yakima, WA 98907. Any questions regarding the application process can be emailed to: erin.thierolf@yakimafed.com

    For scholarship application, click here.

    Knights of Columbus Scholarship 

    Due date: 04/15/2023                                                                                           Amount: Varies

    To apply for this scholarship you must be a practicing Catholic, a senior student attending; Pasco High School, Chiawana High School, Delta High School, Tri-Cities Prep, Columbia-Burbank High School, or a child/grandchild of a Knight of Columbus 1620 member that is living in the Tri-Cities area.

    You may click here for the application and return the application to the following email address pasco1620youthchairman@gmail.com or via USPS to Knight of Columbus, PO Box 4682, Pasco, WA 99302-4682, postmarked before April 15th.

    Bank of Eastern Washington/Oregon Scholarship

    Due date: 05/01/2021                                                                                                                             Amount: Varies

    The bank of Eastern Washington/Oregon is offering a scholarship to students planning to enroll in agriculture or business. Judging will be based on scholarship, leadership, and citizenship. Scholarship applications will be accepted from graduating seniors from high schools in: Colfax, Dayton, LaCrosse, Pasco, and Pomeroy.

    For application instructions and to download application, click here.

    Mail scholarship application to:

    Attn: Jeff Bailey

    Bank of Eastern Oregon

    P.O. Box 39

    Heppner, OR 97836

    Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarship

    Due date: 03/31/2023                                                                                                       Amount: $10,000

    Lockheed Martin is awarding up to 200 renewable scholarships of $10,000 each. Awards are open to individuals studying eligible engineering or computer science majors, who demonstrate financial need and come from underrepresented or underserved communities.

    Applicants must:

    • Be high school seniors
    • Be U.S. citizens
    • Be majoring or planning to major in Aerospace Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physics
    • Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited four-year college or university in the U.S. for the upcoming academic year
    • Be majoring or planning to major in one of many specified eligible STEM programs
    • Demonstrate financial need
    • Be open to outreach from Lockheed Martin recruitment teams regarding possible internship opportunities.

    For more information and to apply, visit https://learnmore.scholarsapply.org/lockheedmartin/

    FirstFruits Farm Scholarship

    Due date: 04/12/2021                                                                                                                           Amount: Varies

    The FirstFruits Farm offers children of FirstFruits Farm employees (formerly Broetje Orchards), across the Benton City, Burbank, Prescott, and Wallula Orchards, an opportunity to reach their post-secondary education goals through a mentorship and funding program. Eligibility is determinded through a quick screening with Guadalupe Broetje. 


    Have a parent or guardian working as FirstFruits Farm or FirstFruits Community

    Have completed or will complete high school or GED certification by the spring of 2021

    Have applied to 3 separate scholarships and FAFSA or WASFA

    Have a 2.0 cumulative GPA

    If interested, contact Guadalupe Broetje at 509-851-3307 or email at guadalupeb@vhfoundation.org to apply.

    To learn more about FirstFruits Scholars, go to https://broetjefamilytrust.org/vista-hermosa-foundation/scholars/.

    NSHSS Diversity Scholarship 2021

    Due Date: 10/31/2021                                                                                                                                                                                                        Amount: $2,000

    NSHSS will award to five high school sophomore, junior, or senior students who have demonstrated a commitment to expanding the diversity and inclusion initiatives in their school, community, or workplace.


    Rising Sophomores, juniors, and seniors in high school.


    •  Prompt Response of 500-800 words to the following question: How have you raised awareness for or helped to expand the diversity and inclusion initiatives in your school, community, and/or workplace? Please be sure to include your leadership roles in furthering a more diverse and inclusive environment.
    • Pictures/videos/media showing your leadership in action (optional)
    • Color headshot
    • Academic resume
    • Current Transcript (can be official or unofficial)
    • Letter of recommendation

    For more information and to apply, visit: NSHSS Scholarship


    African American Community, Cultural & Educational Society Scholarship

    Due Date: 03/31/2023                                                                                                                                                                                                        Amount: Up to $5,000

    The African American Community, Cultural & Educational Society is accepting applications for scholarships from students in the greater Tri-Cities area. 


    • Graduating high school seniors; currently enrolled undergradutate college students; individuals pursuing apprenticeship trade or profession.
    • 3.0 GPA (cumulative)
    • Must reside in the greater Tri-Cities area of Pasco, Kennewick, Richland, and nearby communities.

    How to submit your application? Applications may be submitted online Here or mailed to AACCES, PO Box 3126, Pasco, WA 99302. Electronic official transcripts must be sent to infor@aacces.com.

    To apply click here.

    Northwest Farm Credit Services

    Due Date: 03/01/2022                                                                                                                                                                                                        Amount: Varies

    Awarded to high school seniors and current college students from underrepresented groups pursuing professions or technical careers that positively influence Northwest agriculture. Students will be selected based on school and community involvement, scholastic performance and educational goals. 

    Visit https://www.northwestfcs.com/community/scholarship-programs for more information.

    American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES-CRPC)

    Due Date: 06/01/2022                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Amount: $2,500

       Administered by the Columbia River Professional Chapter, this scholarship is made available to American Indian/Alaskan Native
    college students who reside in the states of Washington, Oregon or Idaho. This award is for one-year dependent upon
    academic standing.   


    1. Must be college undergraduate or graduate student.
    2. Must have a 2.5 or higher cumulative grade point average (GPA).
    3. Must be a resident of or attending a college or university in: Washington Oregon Idaho
    4. Must be majoring in one of the following or related STEM areas of study:
    Medicine Engineering Education (preferably in STEM related areas)
    Mathematics Natural or Physical Science Health Sciences
    5. Must be a member of an American Indian tribe or otherwise considered to be an American Indian by the tribe with which affiliation is
    claimed; or is at least 1/4 American Indian blood; or is at least 1/4 Alaskan Native; or considered to be an Alaskan Native by an Alaskan
    Native group to which affiliation is claimed.
    6. Upon acceptance, students are encouraged to become an AISES member (www.aises.org/membership).    

                                                                                                                                                                 To Apply Click Here

    Completed applications to be mailed out to:

    American Indian Science & Engineering Society
    Columbia River Professional Chapter
    Scholarship Coordinator
    P.O. Box 164
    Richland, WA 99352

    Smart Choices Scholarship Program

    Deadline: 04/01/2022                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Amount: Varies

    In conjunction with the WIAA, Gesa Credit Union, the Dairy Farmers of Washington and Les Schwab Tires proudly present the Smart Choices Scholarship Program.  The 2022 Smart Choices Scholarship Program will award three (3) $5,000 scholarships and  $1,000 scholarships to graduating seniors from WIAA member high schools for excellence in athletics/activities, academics, leadership and community service throughout their high school careers. Smart Choices applications are due April 1st, 2022.

    Eligibility – APPLICANT
    Person applying (“Applicant”) must, as of SEPTEMBER 1, 2021, be enrolled as a full-time student in a WIAA member high school, in good standing, in grade 12, with a minimum GPA of 3.0.  Applicant cannot be on suspension or other disciplinary probation imposed by the school or school system at any time during the 2021-22 school year.  Scholarship recipients must graduate at the end of the regular 2021-22 school year and enroll as a full-time student at a college, university, community college, trade or vocational school for the 2022 Fall semester. 

    Applications can be submitted online at wiaa.com/smartchoices by 11:59PM on APRIL 1, 2022 by following the instructions provided. 

    Cocoa Morris Memorial Scholarship Fund

    Deadline: April 28, 2023                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Amount: $1,000

    The purpose of the Cocoa Morris Memorial Scholarship Fund is to make an annual award of $1,000 to support a student who identifies as LGBTQ+ in Benton and Franklin counties attending an accredited university or trade school or other skill-based program such as a technology bootcamp.

    To apply go to: https://www.3rcf.org/scholarships/

    Gabe Morris Memorial Scholarship Fund

    Deadline: April 28, 2023                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Amount: $1000

    The purpose of the Gabe Morris Memorial Scholarship Fund is to make an annual award of $1,000 to support a student who identifies as Black, Indigenous, or Person of Color (BIPOC) in Benton and Franklin counties attending an accredited university or trade school or other skill-based program such as a technology boot-camp.

    To apply go to:https://www.3rcf.org/scholarships/ 

    Benton Franklin Fair Scholarship

    Deadline: March 1, 2023                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Amount: (2) $2,500

    To help celebrate our 75th anniversary this year, we have more than doubled our total scholarship dollars to $7,500. Youth development is an integral part of our mission. We are excited to offer two $2,500 scholarships for high school seniors who have been exhibitors at the Fair and one $2,500 scholarship for high school rodeo participants.

    The Benton Franklin Fair Association is proud to offer a $2,500 scholarship. Please review the application carefully and submit your completed packet by March 1, 2023.

    • Applicant must have participated in the 2022 Benton Franklin Fair as an exhibitor and be a graduating high school senior in 2023.
    • Applicant must be a resident of Benton or Franklin counties or the Burbank School District.
    • The scholarship must be used toward continuing education in an accredited university, college, community college or technical school.
    • The funds will be forwarded to the college of the recipient’s choice upon proof of acceptance and registration.

    To apply click here.

    Far West Agribusiness  Association

    Deadline: March 31, 2023                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Amount: $1,000

    The Far West Agribusiness Association scholarship program has been designed to provide outstanding high school and collegiate undergraduate students of our members with a chance to pursue their educational goals in college. There will be two separate selection pools, one for graduating high school seniors and one for current college students. Scholarships are one year in length and will be awarded in amounts no less than $1,000 per student. The quantity and value of the scholarships awarded will be at the discretion of the scholarship committee.

    ​Eligibility Requirements:

    • FWAA members pursuing a degree from a college or university in the United States

    • Children and grandchildren of FWAA members or FWAA staff pursuing a degree from a college or university in the United States

    To apply click here.

    The SUB POP LOSER Scholarship

    Deadline: March 21, 2023                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Amount: $6,000 (3)

    Sub Pop Records is offering a grand total of $18,000 in college scholarship money to three eligible high school seniors. There are three scholarships—each for $6,000! As longtime, proud losers ourselves, we’re exceedingly happy to be able, in some small way, to help further the education of art-enthused misfits from the NW. Individuals from all cultures and communities are encouraged to apply. Applicants must be residents of Washington or Oregon, and graduating seniors on the way to full-time enrollment at an accredited university or college. We are looking for applicants who are involved and/or interested in music and/or creative media and arts in some way. However, you do not need to be pursuing an education in the arts.

    To apply: you must submit an essay, one page or less, using any combination of the following questions as a guide (or write something completely your own, be inspired and creative!). Please list the school you are graduating from and the school you plan to attend in the fall at the top of your essay along with your contact information. Follow this link for more information, https://www.subpop.com/scholarship

    - What are you doing in the arts/music field in your community?
    - What does being a Sub Pop ‘Loser’ mean to you?
    - What are your influences and/or who inspired you to become involved in the arts?
    - Describe your biggest failure and explain how it has brought you closer to your goal(s).
    - Discuss a special attribute or accomplishment that sets you apart.
    - How has your family or community background affected the way you see the world?
    - Why should you be the Loser winner?

    And, again, please send all submissions and attachments to scholarship@subpop.com by Tuesday, March 21st.

    HOLA at Microsoft Scholarship Program

    Deadline: March 15, 2023                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Amount: $5000

    The Seattle Foundation has established a scholarship program to assist current high school seniors who self-identify as Hispanic/Latino decent and plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs.

    The program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarships and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations, and individuals. Eligibility for individual programs is determined at the sole discretion of the sponsor and eligible applications are reviewed by Scholarship America’s evaluation team.

    Applicants to the HOLA at Microsoft Scholarship Program must:

    • Be high school seniors who self-identify as Hispanic/Latino decent (for example, Mexican American, Cuban American, Brazilian, etc)
    • Be a U.S. citizen, permanent legal resident or be an individual granted deferred action status under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program (DACA)
    • Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study in Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, or one of the following Business programs- Business Administration, Finance or Marketing at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational school for the entire upcoming academic year
    • Have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale or its equivalent

    Employees and children of employees of Microsoft are ineligible.

    To apply go to https://learnmore.scholarsapply.org/hola-at-microsoft/

    Hanford Engineers Week STEM Scholarship

    Deadline: April 1, 2023                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Amount: $2,000

    The Hanford Engineers Week Committee is accepting scholarship applications for the 2023-24 academic year. A $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to two Tri-City area high school seniors who are planning to pursue an education in STEM.

    To apply, click here.

    Maestro/a del Futuro Scholarship

    Deadline: March 27, 2023                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Amount:$1,000

    The Washington Association of Latino Administrators and Superintendents (WALAS) believes that teachers have the power to inspire students and greatly impact our nation’s future.   In order to stand behind this belief, WALAS is committed to assisting two high school seniors (one from the Westside and one from the Eastside of the state) with a scholarship.  Candidates must indicate a strong desire to become a bilingual educator.

    Completed applications must be emailed to Sergio Hernandez – sahernandez@wwps.org by Monday, March 27, 2023.   All applications will be acknowledged, and recipients will be notified by mid-April, if awarded a scholarship.

    Minimum requirements:

    • A 2023 graduating senior from a Washington State High School
    • Minimum high school GPA of 2.5
    • Will enroll full-time in a two or four-year college or university in the fall.
    • Have a desire to becoming a bilingual educator and serve students.

    To apply, click here.

    Martha Galvez Memorial Scholarship

    Deadline: May 1, 2023                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Amount: $1,000

    Martha Galvez, was a fierce advocate for nurses locally and throughout the state of Washington. 

    She had over 27 years of experience as a registered nurse and aided in the delivery of an estimated 3,000 babies in Tri Cities, WA. Her passion for nursing was cut short in August 2021 when she was diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer. She spent her last few months on Earth living it to the fullest, knocking things off her bucket-list, and continuing to inspire others before passing away peacefully in January of 2022. She was a loving mother, wife, and friend, and left behind a legacy of compassion and strength. To honor her memory, the Martha Galvez Memorial Scholarship will support a hardworking, motivated student who plans to pursue a career in nursing. 

    College students of any education level are eligible to apply if they live in Washington, and are pursuing or planning to pursue a nursing degree. To apply, write about how you plan to use your nursing career to make a difference.

    To apply click here.

    Alpha Phi Alpha Foundation Scholarship

    Deadline: April 21, 2023                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Amount: $1,000

    This scholarship is awarded to male African-American students who have demonstrated outstanding abilities and achievements in pursuit of their academic and/or career goals.

    Award Criteria Merit – An applicant’s merit will be determined by considering the student’s academic progress as evidenced by grades and academic recognitions. For example, science fair competitions or debate team awards will be considered. Consideration will be awarded on a competitive basis with grade point average (GPA) serving as a substantial indicator of academic achievement. A GPA of at least 3.00 or better is highly recommended. Other factors also being considered will be, community service involvement and extracurricular activities.

    To apply click here.

    HAPO Community Credit Union Scholarship

    Deadline: March 31, 2023                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Amount: Varies

    Are you heading off to college or trade school in 2023? HAPO has your back. We are proud to provide educational assistance to those entering their freshmen year, a current college student continuing their education and also those interested in a trade school or an apprenticeship. Each year HAPO awards $50,000 in scholarships to students who have plans to pursue a higher degree of education, or that participates in an apprenticeship program.

    We are proud to provide educational assistance to both entering freshmen and current college students continuing their education. Each year HAPO awards $50,000 in scholarships to students who have plans to pursue a higher degree of education.

    We provide:

    • Ten scholarships of $2,000
    • Three scholarships of $5,000
    • One scholarship of $10,000
    • And $5,000 in scholarships for Y.E.S. program members

    To be eligible, you must be a member in good standing with HAPO Community Credit Union and be enrolling in college as a full-time student with a 3.0 or greater cumulative high school GPA.

    You must also create a profile or login to LIVENOW, and complete 5 of the following 9 courses with a minimum grade of 70% on each course.  Courses must be completed between December 1, 2022 and March 31, 2023 to qualify.

    To apply click here.

    Lockheed Martin Vocational Scholarship

    Deadline: March 31, 2023                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Amount: $5,000

    Lockheed Martin has established a scholarship program to provide opportunities to students pursuing an associate degree, credit-bearing certificate or an industry-recognized credential at a vocational-technical school, trade school, two-year community college or state college. In 2023, up to 150 awards of $5,000 each are offered for full-time or part-time study at an accredited U.S. institution of the student’s choice.   

    Applicants to the Lockheed Martin Vocational Scholarship Program must:

    • Be a U.S. Citizen.
    • Be a high school senior OR high school graduate (or GED equivalent).
    • Have not earned a bachelor’s degree prior to the 2023-24 academic year.
    • Be currently enrolled or planning to enroll full-time or part-time (minimum of 6 credit hours) by the Fall 2023 semester at one of the following types of accredited institutions: vocational technical school, trade school, two-year.
    • Be pursuing an associate’s degree, credit-bearing certificate or an industry-recognized credential, in one of the fields of study below, with an anticipated completion date no earlier than December 2023 and no later than June 2026:
    • Computer & Information Sciences
    • Engineering
    • Engineering Technologies
    • Mechanic & Repair Technologies
    • Advanced Manufacturing

    Individuals currently or previously employed by Lockheed Martin are ineligible (excluding interns).

    Children or immediate family of Lockheed Martin employees are eligible.

    To apply click here.

    The Donohue Family SkillPointe Scholarship

    Deadline: March 31, 2023                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Amount: $2,000

    The Donohue Family Foundation has matched the gift to provide a total of $100,000 in scholarship funding for individuals across the United States who are pursuing high-demand careers that don’t require a four-year degree.   

    A total of 50 Donohue Family SkillPointe Scholarships in the amount of $2,000 each will be awarded during 2022 and 2023. Scholarships are available to individuals of all backgrounds pursuing vocational training in industries such as Construction, Communications, Energy, Healthcare, Manufacturing, Public Service, Technology, and Transportation

    To apply follow the link, https://www.myscholarship.app/the-donohue-family-skillpointe-scholarship.

    Automotive Aftermarket Scholarship

    Deadline: March 31, 2023                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Amount: Varies

    Servicing or supplying parts for vehicle maintenance and repair can be a rewarding career. An automotive scholarship can help pave the way. 

    Who Qualifies for this Scholarship?

    • Full time students at an accredited U.S. college or university or an ASE/NATEF Certified post-secondary automotive, heavy duty, or collision repair school
    • Graduating high school seniors planning to be full time students at any of the above
    • No GPA requirement

    To apply follow the link, https://automotivescholarships.com/apply-online

    Work Ethic Scholarship

    Deadline: April 12, 2023                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Amount: Varies

    That’s right—we’re giving away another $1,000,000 in work ethic scholarships. Through this program, we recognize people who understand the importance of work ethic, personal responsibility, delayed gratification, and a positive attitude. These are hardworking men and women who will keep the lights on, water running, and air flowing. These are people who show up early, stay late, and bust their asses day in and out. It’s not for everyone. Hard workers are hard to find, but we know you’re out there.

    • Enroll in an approved program.
    • Sign the S.W.E.A.T. Pledge.
    • Answer 4 questions about the S.W.E.A.T. Pledge.
    • Make a video.
    • Have 2 solid references from a teacher or boss.
    • Verify your school costs.
    • Provide high school or college transcript.
    • Send your most recent 1040 tax form.
    • Submit your application by the deadline on April 12, 2023 at 11:59 PM PT. No exceptions.

     To apply click here.

    Sea Mar Farmworker High School & College Scholarships

    Deadline: April 30, 2023                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Amount: $1000

    Sea Mar recognizes and acknowledges the barriers children of farm working families face in their pursuit of a college degree. Economic strains, as well as the language and cultural barriers can often affect these students.Sometimes students need to work after-school and all summer to assist their family. Sea Mar is proud to provide annual scholarships to help make college a reality.

    Who Can Apply?
    • Students who work or have worked OR, whose parent/legal guardian is or has worked as a farm worker
    • High school senior, incoming college students and college students, who show commitment to their education, demonstrate leadership and care about the community
    • Exhibit financial need due to individual/family hardship
    • Will be enrolling as a full-time student in a higher education institute the upcoming academic year
    • Are not applicants who have previously been a recipient of this scholarship either as a high school student or college student. This scholarship is a one-time award.

    To apply click here.

    Latino/a Educational Achievement Project Scholarship

    Deadline:  April 30,2023                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Amount: $2500

     The  Latino/a Educational Achievement Project Scholarship Fund provides financial support for students who demonstrate a history of advocacy, responsibility, accountability, and perseverance; are go-getters, and have shown or have the strong potential to be contributors to their community. 

    Who Can Apply?

    High school seniors, new and current college undergraduates and, and new and current graduate students who will be:


    • Enrolling in a higher education institute the upcoming academic year.
    • Demonstrate a sense of obligation to improving or advancing the community.
    • Committed to achieving educational and leadership goals.
    • Exhibit financial need due to individual/family hardship.
    • Will be enrolling as a half-time or full-time student in a higher education institute the upcoming academic year.

    To apply go to:  https://www.seamar.org/scholarship-leap1.html

    Pasco Kiwanis Key Club Scholarship

    Deadline: May 1, 2023                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Amount: $1000

    The KIWANIS Club of Pasco is proud to be the sponsor of this scholarship award to be presented to a Chiawana or Pasco High School KEY Club member in good standing and who meets the listed qualifications and requirements. Amount of Award - The scholarship will be $1000 Basis of Award Awarding of the scholarship will be based on the following: 1. Meeting all the qualifications 2. Receipt of a completed scholarship application.

    APPLICATION WILL INCLUDE – (Attach additional pages for responses to 2 through 6):

    1. Cover Sheet included with application.

    2. A one-page essay on community service and why is it important to you.

    3. A statement on your educational objective and why have you chosen it.

    4. Letter from your Key Club advisor indicating a member in good standing.

    5. Describe financial issues you would like the scholarship committee to take into consideration.

    6. Activity record: include both school and community activities awards (include total number of hours contributed), state your responsibilities in these activities, such as offices held, committee chairmanships, special projects; Also, a list of honors and awards you may have received.

    7. Applicant must present two (2) confidential letters submitted by persons they select, which attest to: The applicants, academic successes; work habits; involvement in community service.

    8. Applicant must submit official transcript of academic grades

    All applications must be returned to Student Services NO LATER THAN May 1, 2023, by 4 PM. Pasco High School Rep: Mitzi Cruz Enriquez & Chiawana High School Rep: Michael Brown Gracie Valle from Public Affairs will pick up application at student services that day. 

    To apply click here.here.

    Mike Evans Family Foundations Scholarship

    Deadline: May 31, 2023                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Amount: $10,000

    Each recipient will be awarded $10,000, with $5,000 going to the first semester, and $5,000 going to the second semester. Scholarship recipients will be required to provide a transcript after their first semester to ensure they have achieved a minimum 2.0 GPA. You must have your grades submitted no later than December 31, 2023.


    • Must be a high school senior, planning to attend an accredited college or university in the fall
    • Minimum grade point average of 2.0
    • Participated in or exhibited leadership in scholastic, athletic and/or community activities
    • Volunteered in community service involving social agencies, environmental projects, political campaigns, church groups, or school sponsored projects
    • Enrolled as a full-time student as per college definition

    To apply click here.

    WSOS Career and Technical Scholarship

    Deadline: June 6, 2023                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Amount: Varies

    The Career and Technical Scholarship (CTS) supports Washington students on their path to high-demand trade, STEM, and health care occupations. To be eligible, Scholars must enroll in an approved program, such as welding, manufacturing, or IT, at one of Washington’s 34 community and technical colleges or with an approved apprenticeship program sponsor. Scholars are eligible to receive up to $1,500 each quarter for the duration of their associate degree, certificate, or apprenticeship program. These scholarship funds are flexible and can be used to cover tuition, fees, and other costs of attendance, such as housing, transportation, food, and more.

    Interested applicants must complete the entire application process if they are to be considered. Applicants must:

    1. Complete all sections of the online application.
    2. Submit the FAFSA or WASFA for the relevant academic year by the application deadline.
    The application will require approximately 30 to 60 minutes to complete. Applicants may start the application, save progress and return to complete it later up until the application deadline.
    Applicants should know what college they will enroll in and what program they intend to complete
    To apply click here