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    Scholarships and other Opportunities
    updated 03/11/2021
     
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  • SCHOLARSHIPS DEADLINES BETWEEN:

    August 2021-June 2022

    Link to scholarships: Students Scholarship Flyer

     

     


    2021 Careers That Work! Scholarship 

    For multiple nationwide scholarships, go to https://www.unigo.com and create an account. You can find over 3.6M Scholarships & Grants.

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    2021 Careers That Work! Scholarship

    Due date: 06/19/2021                                                                                                              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/


    TerraGraphics College Scholarship

    Due date: (Ongoing)                                                                                                                        Amount: $1,000

    TerraGraphics’ Vision Statement is to become a leader in meeting the intent of the Small Business Association (SBA) HUBZone program by providing educational and occupational opportunities within our communities and by enhancing the lives of our employees for generations to come.
    In demonstrating our commitment to this Vision, TerraGraphics (TG) has developed a TerraGraphics College Scholarship Program to encourage and emphasize college education and community involvement. Supporting students in their education is important to TG. We’re committed to helping educate, inspire, and develop tomorrow’s leaders.

    The TerraGraphics College Scholarship Program will recognize and reward young adults for attending college and contributing time to their communities. The Program is only open to applicants residing in a HUBZone designated area and must be enrolled in an accredited public or private college, university, or trade school to be selected and to remain in the Program. TG will have a goal each year to maintain a minimum of three scholarships for people in pursuit of a college degree. Every recipient will be required to complete and record 40 hours of class attendance and/or volunteer service every month throughout the award year. In return for compliance with the program eligibility requirements, each student will receive 40 hours per month at minimum wage. All funds will be administered through regular Payroll twice each month and are subject to all withholdings as such.

    Eligibility
    Scholarship recipients will be required to:
    • Submit a completed application (Exhibit A) and be approved for an award in accordance with this Program;
    • Reside in a designated HUBZone area (you can check on here);
    • Attend an accredited public or private college, university, or trade school;
    • Attend a minimum of 40 hours per month of college courses;
    • Supplement their class time hours with charitable/volunteer activities on occasions when class time will fall below 40 hours per month (i.e., holidays, closures, and seasonal breaks, etc.);
    • Record hours each week in the TG Timecard system;
    • Provide transcripts showing successful completion of coursework at the end of each quarter/semester; and
    • Submit evidence of charitable service using the form provided in Exhibit B.


    If any of the above eligibility requirements are not met, participation in the Scholarship Program will not be allowed/will discontinue.  **Application states you need TG Employee to sign however, you DO NOT. You may submit application without TG Employee Signature.**

    To find out if you reside in a designated HUBZone area (if you live within Argent, 4th Ave, Columbia River, and Hwy 395 you qualify) go to this link: https://maps.certify.sba.gov/hubzone/map#center=39.828200,-98.579500&zoom=5

    For scholarship application, click here 


    Helpful Scholarship Search Sites:

    http://www.thewashboard.org/

    http://www.cappex.com/scholarships/

    http://www.collegeboard.com/student/pay/index.html

    http://www.free-4u.com/

    http://www.fastweb.com/ 

    https://studentscholarships.org/


    1079 Scholarship Search Sites:

    www.latinocollegedollars.org

    www.maldef.org

    www.hb1079.org/payingforcollege.htm


    Bulldog Booster Club Scholarship

    Due date: 05/10/2021                                                                                                                          Amount: $1,000

    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.

    Eligibility: 

    • 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

    Deadline: May 10, 2021 an you may drop off the scholarship to our Athletic Secretary Colette Lopez in the Athletic office or email it to her at clopez@psd1.org.


    Tri-Cities Diversity & Inclusion Council

    Due date: 05/20/2021                                                                                                                            Amount: $1,000

    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 $1,000 + a surprise gift valued at $1,000. Students may apply for this scholarship by answering the question below through essay, poem, art, videography, or another creative means. 

    Question: We live in a world, experiencing divisiveness and racial injustice. As a future leader, what ideas do you have to foster inclusivity and create positive change? (Be creative in your response and have fun.)

    Submit your creative response to tricitiescouncil@gmail.com and complete the an online form in the following link https://forms.gle/rNm1s4Gsg8YinVAb9.


    Hearthstone Housing Foundation Scholarship Fund

    Due date: 03/31/2021                                                                                                     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. For the flyer click here.

        Eligibility Requirements are:

    • Demonstrate financial needs, or come from a low-income household
    • Be 15-25 years of age as of 3/31/2021
    • 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, universtiy or trade school
    • Maintain at least a 3.0 (High school)
    • Must be available for a phone interview in May 2021

    Washington State School Retirees' Association (WSSRA) Scholarship

    Due date: 03/01/2021                                                                                                                            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 $2500 each

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

    (2) Gene Forrester Memorial Scholarships - a one-time scholarship of $2500

    The scholarship application is available online on their web page at https://wssra.org/index.php/foundation/scholarships. To access the forms click on Foundation then in the drop down menu click on Scholarships and scroll down to Scholarship Application. There will be a green button showing Downloard Applcation Now. The forms must be filled-out, printed and mailed out. 


    Virgie M. Robinson Scholarship Application 

    Due date: 04/13/2021                                                                                                          Amount: $1,000

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

    To apply, click here for Application.


    HAAP Scholarship 

    Due date: 03/15/2022                                                                                                                          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 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 cost, book fees, etc.

    All applications are to be submitted electronically. 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 http://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

    Disclaimer:

    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: 03/01/2022                                                                                                                             Amount: Varies 

    WAEF is a scholarship for students who have parents/guardians, siblings or student that works in the apple, cherry or pear orchards or warehouse. There are two scholarship applications you may qualify to apply for, the Vocational scholarship or the Universal scholarship. You may go to https://waef.org/scholarships/ 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. WAEF is offering training on this scholarship, by going to https://scholarshipresources.org/, you can learn tips on filling out the scholarship. 

    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: 03/19/2021                                                                                                                         Amount: Varies

    PEF Scholarhip 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. Morfin before the deadline:

    Pasco High School
    Attn: Eva Morfin
    1108 N 10th Ave
    Pasco, WA 99301
    or email me emorfin@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. Morfin or Mr. Rodriguez (darodriguez@psd1.org) and if you have any questions regarding the scholarship, you may also contact Melanie Huizenga 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: 12/31/2020                                                                                                                                    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 www.cirkledin.com/scholarships

    To view the flyer for more information, click on the link below.
    Cirkled In Scholarship


    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: 02/28/2021                                                                                                            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 $430,000 in scholarships to deserving students. Click to view Gesa's Scholarship Guide.

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


    Washington State Opportunity Scholarship

    Due date: 02/11/2021                                                                                             Amount: $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 2021. 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 2021.

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

    WSOS will be hosting Train the Trainer Zoom webinars for parents, applicants and families to learn more about the details of BaS and the Career & Technical Scholarship (CTS) on January 7, 2021, at 6 p.m. PST (English) and January 11, 2021, at 6 p.m. PST (Spanish).

     
    Register using the links!

    MyOrganicCompany Single Parent Scholarship

    Due date: 12/31/2020                                                                                                                           Amount: $2,000

    MyOrganicCompany started by a single parent and would like to help and make one part of single parents life slightly more manageable with their scholarship. Members of their staff have personally struggled with juggling life while being single parents, and together they voted to give back to their community. Because students who are single parents have lower graduation rates and far more college debt on average and simply growing up in a single family household can become an educational disadvantage, MyOrganicCompany is devoted to giving back and helping single parents, so they can bridge the gaps.

    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: 03/19/2021                                                                                            Amount: $2,000 

    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. To submit this scholarship, it may be dropped off or mailed to

    Ms. Morfin

    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: 11/15/2021                                                                                                                          Amount: Varies

    The Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks is dong 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.

               To view flyer, click here.


    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:

     info@bentonfranklinfair.com

    Or mail completed application to:

    Benton Franklin Fair Association

    ATTN: Scholarship Chairman

    812 W Washington St.

    Pasco, WA 99301


    Benton Franklin Fair Scholarship Application

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

    The Benton Franklin Fair Association is proud to offer $1,000 scholarship to applicants who have participated in either the 2019 Benton Franklin Fair as an exhibitor or any of the 2020 virtual or associated events and be 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 the online scholarship application, go to https://www.bentonfranklinfair.com/p/info/benton-franklin-fair-scholarship-application.

     For a Printable PDF Application form, click here and it may be submitted to:

    info@bentonfranklinfair.com

    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

    DO YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES TO EARN A HEISMAN HIGH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP?

    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: 02/15/2021                                                                                                                           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


    Pamela and Scott Woodward Conservation Scholarship

    Due date: 04/30/2020                                                                                       Amount: $1,000  

    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.)

    Stop by Ms. Morfin's office to pick up an application. 


    The Margaret McDonald Memorial Scholarship

    Due date: 04/17/2020                                                                                   Amount: (2) $1,000 & $1,500 

    The Columbia Basin Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. is accepting applications for their 2020 Margaret McDonald Memorial Educational Scholarship. The Sorority is sponsoring two scholarships, in the amounts of $1,500 and $1,000 for two seniors 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 Friday, April 17, 2020.

    For application, click here. Please mail the application and attachments to:

    Delta Sigma Theta Inc.

    Columbia Basin Alumnae Chapter

    P.O. Box 1960

    Richland, WA 99352


    Marsden Scholarship

    Due date: 03/31/2020                                                                                             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 execeptional 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.

    The application opens on February 1 and the deadline for applications is March 31, 2020. Applications must be accompanied by transcripts and recommendations. For more information visit our web site: https://stjohns-cathedral.org/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. 

    Eligibility

    • 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: 03/19/2021                                                                                                                        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, March 19, 2021. Successful applicants will be notified via email by April 15, 2021. The amount of the award will be paid to the college/school of the awardee's choice.

    For application, go to  ACPE   Scholarships are DUE no later than 5 pm, March 19, 2021


    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.

    Eligibility:

    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/. 


    2020 Student-View Scholarship Program

    Due date: 04/22/2020                                                                                                          Amount: Varies

    The 2020 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 http://www.student-view.com/ScholarshipWmap.html 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 724-903-0439 or contact@studentinsight.com.


    CBC Foundation Scholarship

    Due date: 02/28/2022                                                                                        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, 2022. 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, go to Foundation Scholarship


    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: 01/10/2020                                                                                    Amount: Varies

    Pride Foundation Scholarship  

    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.

    Eligibility: 

    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

    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!!


    Guarannteed 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: CLOSED 01/31/2019                                                                                                   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 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/conference/attendees/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.

     


    Washington Masonic Charities

    Due date: CLOSED 02/28/2019                                                                                         Amount: Varies

    Washington Masonic Charities is proud to offer scholarships for deserving youth throughout the state of Washington. As Freemasons, their fraternity supports the notion that an educated society is good for civil discourse and democracy. They believe that hard working, dedicated young people should have the opportunity to succeed, even if they have financial barriers.

    Who May Apply? 

    High School Seniors, Resident of the State of Washington

    How to Apply

    Application is online at www.washboard.org.  All you have to do is sign-up for an account, complete the application, and upload a few items like transcripts, letters of recommendation, and work history. For more information on the scholarship, go to

    www.wa-masoniccharities.org/webhost/scholarships

     


    Art Fuller Scholarship

    Due date: Not Open                                                                                                           Amount:  

    ART FULLER SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION Cover letter and guidelines:

     The Art Fuller Scholarship is awarded annually by the Richland Players to a student or students with strong academic interest in theater arts. This year, thanks to generous donations, two scholarships can be awarded in the amount of $1,000.00 each. The money will be paid in the students’ names, directly to their college or university, for use in the 2018/2019 school year.

    This scholarship is open to all persons who meet the following requirements:

    • High school senior or a college student at the time of this application
    • Resident of Benton or Franklin County
    • Plan a concentration on theater classes or other fields of performance arts in college.

     

    Preference will be given to students who intend to major in Theater Performance or in technical fields of study, such as Set Design, Costuming, Lights/Sound, Directing/Producing, Theater Management, etc. These make up our preferred student pool.

    Students who intend to minor in theater arts, are also eligible.  Students who will be pursuing degrees in other areas of the Performing Arts will also be considered.  These fields could include, but not be limited to Ballet/Dance, Opera/Vocal performance, Cinematography, and the field of television.

    Students who have completed two years of college and are continuing on, are also eligible, with a completed application and the inclusion of college transcripts.

    For the scholarship application, come see Ms. Morfin. 


    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

    INCOMPLETE OR LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

    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. 


    SimpliSafe Scholarship

    Due date: Not Open                                                                                          Amount: 

    SimpliSafe is currently offering scholarships for students pursuing degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) programs. They are now accepting applications for the FAll 2018 semester. The application deadline is May 31st 2018, after which they will review applications. Winners will be announced in the summer of 2018. The next deadline will be November 30, 2018.

    For more information and to apply, click here.


    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 


    Bold Patents 2018 Young & Bold Scholarship

     Due date: Not Open                                                                                     Amount: 

    Bold Patents™ is providing educational seminars and Q&A sessions at a number of high school institutions this
    year with the goal of clarifying the legal area of Patent Law and the invention process so our youth can get a
    head start in securing their innovation and creativity. 2018 will mark the first year Bold Patents™ offers $1,000
    scholarships to three high school students in Washington State to use towards post-secondary education
    expenses.

    Essay Topic:

    To apply, submit a 750-1,000 word essay on the following topic: What is your creative solution to a problem
    faced by your school or community? The problem can be social, scientific, or technological.

    Eligibility:

    * Be a high school senior currently attending a Washington State high school or an accredited home
    school equivalent.
    * Be able to provide a high school transcript or acceptance letter proving their enrollment or acceptance
    into a university, trade school, or community college. This can be in the form of a screenshot, a picture
    taken by a smart phone or other methods.
    * By submitting your essay to us, you agree that your essay may be published on our blog and social
    media outlets. Published essays may appear with minor edits in place.

    Application Instructions:

    1. To submit your essay, email a PDF copy to scholarships@boldip.com along with a high school transcript or acceptance letter into a university, trade school, or community college.
    2. In the body of your email, you MUST include your name, address, phone number, and the name of your high school. Please include a brief paragraph telling us about yourself and your career-related goals.
    3. Please adhere to MLA formatting guidelines (12 pt. font, Times New Roman or another easily-legible font, double-spacing, etc.) when submitting your essay.
    4. Your subject line in your email MUST read: "NAME 2018 Young and Bold Scholarship".

    Failing to follow the above instructions may disqualify your application. There is no application other than the essay and information asked to be provided above.

    Send all applications and questions to scholarships@boldip.com


    2018 Ninth Circuit Civics Contest

    Due date: Not Open                                                                                          Amount: Varies

    The contest is open to high school students in Washington states and is open to 9th through 12th grades in public, private, and home schooled students. Children of federal judges, chambers staff, and employees of clerks of court offices are not eligible to participate. 

    The focus for this year's contests is, "150 Years after Ratification of the 14th Amendment: What Does Equal Rights Protection Mean to Students?"

    For more information and to apply, go to www.ca9.uscourts.gov/civicscontest.


    ECR Quit Smoking Academic Scholarship 

    Due date: Not Open                                                                                          Amount: 

    The Ecigarette Reviews (ECR) is offering an academic scholarship by letting them know how you imagine a world where smoking is eradicated and get a chance to win a $5,000 award!

    ECR is passionate about smoking cessation and feel that it's their duty to help prevent suffering and death caused by it around the globe. Show them that you share their vision and their sense of commitment toward this particular issue by writing a cessation-oriented essay and submitting it for consideration. They want to support your education so you could, in turn, help them fight the good fight and bring about a smoke-free world!

    Three students will be selected to each receive $5,000 in scholarship funds. 

    Eligibility

    • 14 years or older.
    • Accepted to or enrolled in a high school, college or university in the United States.

    For more information and to get started on the application, go to ecigarettereviewed.com/scholarship.

     


    UEW Healthcare EEOICPA Scholarship 

    Due date: Not Open                                                                                              Amount: 

    The United Energy Workers (UEW) Healthcare is pleased to offer the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program (EEOICPA) Scholarship which is open nationwide to those who will be attending college fall semester of 2018. Special consideration will be given to an undergraduate who is interested in pursuing a career in Home Healthcare and knows someone that worked in the nuclear industry and was subsequently approved for benefits under the EEOICPA, but anyone meeting the requirements & can demonstrate an interests in pursuing a career in Healthcare will be considered. This Award will be presented to current college students, but high school seniors who will be attending school in the fall semester of 2018 are also welcome to apply.

    Requirements:

    • This scholarship is judged & awarded primarily on merit & need.
    • Completed application must be submitted online by July 31, 2018. LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
    • INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
    • Applicant must plan to attend college by fall semester 2018.
    • Must have a miminum G.P.A. of 3.0.
    • A transcript must be attached to application for consideration.
    • Applicant must submit an un-opened copy of official transcript if selected as a finalist.
    • This scholarship is a one-time award worth $1,000 to be awarded the fall semester of 2018.
    • Although not required, applicants are encouraged to submit recommendation letters and/or resumes to substantiate their application.

    For more information and for the Application, go to https://www.uewhealth.com/eeoicpa-reca/#scholarship-application.

       


    Blue Ribbon Scholarship

    Due date: Not Open                                                                                             Amount: 

    The Washington State Fair Foundation is please to present scholarship opportunities to local students for continuing education. The following are scholarships for which students may be eligible. Students only need to submit one application for all our scholarships offered online. The application system will automatically apply students for the scholarships they qualify for.

    Scholarship                                             #offered             Award Amount                      Due Date

    Fair Chance Scholarship                        14                       $3,000                                   02/19/18

    Anderson Criminal Justice Scholarship  1                        $5,000                                   02/19/18

    *Korum Family Art Scholarship              3                        $2,500/$1,500/$1,000            TBA

     

    For more information and for the applications for the scholarships mentioned above, go to http://www.thefair.com/foundation.

    Students may also visit https://thefairfoundation.awardspring.com/Home/Scholarships to view other scholarships made available.  


    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.

    Eligibility:

    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.

    Apply:

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


    Tri-Cities Sunrise Rotary

    Due date: 05/06/2021                                                                                                                    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 May 6, 2021.

    Please submit your application via email to:  Todd Shepard toddssbs@gmail.com  509-440-2222

      The school representative will be notified in May 2021 as to the recipients.   Scholarship recipients, parents or guardians, and the school representative will be invited to attend a 7am awards breakfast (live or via Zoom) on Friday May 14th, 2021.

    For Scholarship Cover letter, click here and for Scholarship application, click here.


    The Tri-Cities Links Scholarship

    Due date: 04/26/2021                                                                                                                            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 26, 2021. 

    For application, click here. Mail completed application to:

    The 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: 04/20/2021                                                                                            Amount: $1,500

    The JAM Scholarship is open to female 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 174 Richland, WA 99352.

    Click here, for the application.

    Any questions should be addressed to wowtricities@gmail.com 


    Pasco Association of Educators Scholarships

    Due date: 04/16/2021                                                                                                         Amount: Varies

    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: 04/15/2021                                                                                            Amount: $1,000

    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: 04/01/2021                                                                                                       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://lockheedmartin.com/scholarship


    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. 

    Eligibility:

    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.

    Eligibility:

    Rising Sophomores, juniors, and seniors in high school.

    Requirements:

    •  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