Scholarships

Visit theWashBoard.org for more scholarship opportunities and check out the archived scholarship opportunities. Start planning next year’s scholarship applications today!
 
Find even more opportunities in these scholarship search engines and databases. Avoid common mistakes, check out these tips: Scholarship Pitfalls and Strategies. 
 

#MoneyMonday!

The contents of this publication were developed under a grant from the U.S. Department of Education. However, the content does not necessarily represent the policy of the Department of Education, and you should not assume endorsement by the Federal Government.

Scholarships

DEADLINE SCHOLARSHIP DESCRIPTION
10/15/2019 CJ Pony Parts Scholarship Video Contest

($500) - Create a short video, under 3 minutes long, on one of the topics/prompts available on the scholarship website.

10/16/2019 Lexus and Scholastic Launch Contest for Middle and HS Students - Land and Water Challenge

($10,000-$30,000) - STEM (Land & Water) contest for grades 6-12. This challenge is an educational program and contest designed to inspire and empower students to learn about the environment and take action to improve it.

10/25/2019 Horatio Alger Scholarship - State Scholarships

($25,000) - The Horatio Alger National Scholarship Program is one of the major scholarship programs nationally that specifically assists high school students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their young lives.

10/26/2019 U.S. Bank Scholarship Program

Complete a series of Financial Genius for Life online learning modules for a chance to win.

10/31/2019 Zombie Apocalypse Scholarship

($2,000) - In 250 words or less submit a response to the question: "Imagine that your high school or college has been overrun with zombies. Your math professor, the cafeteria ladies, and even your best friend have all joined the walking dead. Flesh out a plan to avoid the zombies, including where you’d hide and the top-five things you’d bring to stay alive."

10/31/2019 Disney Dreamers Academy Applications.

(Academy) - Disney Dreamers Academy is a 4-day, power-packed event in which 100 select high school students, ages 13 to 19, are inspired, motivated and prepared to dream big.

10/31/2019 Coca-Cola Scholars Scholarship

Applicants must be attending high school in the US, and on track to graduate this academic year (2019-2020) with plans of pursuing a degree at an accredited US post-secondary institution.

10/31/2019 Voice of Democracy Scholarship.

The VFW is dedicated to promoting patriotism and investing in our future generation. If you are a democracy-loving high school student interested in a $30,000 college scholarship or a patriotic middle school student interested in winning $5,000, these scholarships may be for you.  The 2016-17 theme is: My Responsibility to America

11/01/2019 Ron Brown Scholar Program

($10,000/yearly) - Applicants must be African American HS seniors who exhibit exceptional leadership potential & excel academically. The November 1st deadlines allow applicants to be considered for the Ron Brown Scholar Program and be eligible to have their contact information forwarded to a select number of additional colleges and scholarship providers. 

11/01/2019 Ron Brown Scholar Program

($10,000) - Applicants must be African American HS seniors who exhibit exceptional leadership potential & excel academically.

11/01/2019 Berrien Fragos Thorn Arts Scholarships for Migrant Farmworkers

($500 - $2,500) - Students must demonstrate an interest in pursuing further development of their talents in the arts.

11/05/2019 ACT SIX - Yakima Valley

(Full Tuition) - Act Six will select approximately 10 of the Yakima Valley’s most promising community leaders for scholarships to Heritage University. Act Six scholars are chosen through a rigorous, highly competitive, three-phase selection process that spans four months.

11/05/2019 ACT SIX - Tacoma-Seattle

(Full Tuition) - Act Six will select approximately 22 of Tacoma-Seattle’s most promising urban leaders for scholarships to four partner colleges: Gonzaga University, Northwest University, Pacific Lutheran University, and Whitworth University. Act Six scholars are chosen through a rigorous, highly competitive, three-phase selection process that spans four months.

11/05/2019 ACT SIX - Portland

(Full Tuition) - Act Six will select approximately 17 of the Portland area's most promising community leaders for scholarships to George Fox University and Warner Pacific College. Act Six scholars are chosen through a rigorous, highly competitive, three-phase selection process that spans four months.

11/05/2019 ACT SIX - Spokane

(Full Tuition) - Act Six will select approximately 8 of Spokane's most promising community leaders for scholarships to Gonzaga University and Whitworth University. Act Six scholars are chosen through a rigorous, highly competitive, three-phase selection process that spans four months.

Pages