CR Scholarship Opportunities
Seniors, please report all scholarship offers you receive to the Columbia River Career Center by Wednesday, May 30, 2018. This information is used for individual recognition at Senior Awards Night, as well as recognition of the Senior class as a whole. Forms for reporting are available in the Career Center or on the Career Center website.
|AES Engineering Scholarship|
Essay scholarship competition open to high school seniors. This scholarship is intended for future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study. You are not required to take Engineering courses to be eligible. Deadline for entry is October 6, 2018.
|Horatio Alger National Career and Technical Scholarship Program|
The Horatio Alger National Career And Technical Scholarship Program offers 510 scholarships for up to $2,500 each to students pursuing a career or technical certificate/degree at a community college. The scholarships are made possible through Horatio Alger Endowment Fund and the generosity of Walter Scott, Jr., former chairman of the Horatio Alger Association and current president of the Horatio Alger Endowment Fund. The deadline to apply is June 1.
|Golden Graduate Scholarship|
Open to graduating senior AVID students from Columbia River High School. Applicants must have a 3.0 cum gpa or above, participation in sports or other extra-curricular activities while attending Columbia River High School. Must exhibit a personal history of helping others through community service, volunteering or work experience. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and have been accepted at a two-year community college, four-year college or vocational technical school for the fall of 2018. Applications must be submitted to the Columbia River Career Center no later than March 2, 2018 at 3 pm.
|College Success Foundation - Governors' Scholarship for Foster Youth|
The Washington State Governors’ Scholarship for Foster Youth is a scholarship program that helps young men and women who are currently in an open dependency court order in Washington State, or an open dependency tribal court order, continue their education and earn a college degree. Eligible students must meet specific criteria. Applications must be submitted by February 28, 2018.
|UW Nikkei Alumni Association|
For Seniors of Japanese ancestry who will be attending the University of Washington beginning Fall of 2016. Scholarships are offered based on financial need, academic achievement and community service, especially to the Asian-American community. Application due by April 15, 2017.
|Aspiring Nurse Scholarship|
Open to graduating seniors who aspire to go into the nursing field. Must demonstrate a record of academic excellence, particularly in science and math with a passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare. Scholarships accepted until midnight on August 31, 2018
|Beyond Dreaming - Scholarships for Undocumented Students|
A guide and list of scholarships for undocumented students in the state of Washington.
|Ped-Onc Resource Center|
Scholarship resources and information for parents of children with cancer . . . by parents of children with cancer.
|Beyond House Bill 1079 Scholarship List for Undocumented Students|
Undocumented students should check out this list of scholarships available. Many scholarships listed with a wide range of requirements, some available for students who are not yet seniors.
The annual Wikibuy eCommerce and Online Retail Scholarship was established in 2018 to recognize current business majors and minors who demonstrate academic excellence and strong entrepreneurial thinking. Special consideration will be given to students interested in pursuing a career in online retail and eCommerce.The deadline to apply is August 21, 2018.
|Volt Lighting Scholarship|
Eligible applicants include students pursuing an education in a STEM program or the child of a parent currently working in the following industries: Manufacturing, Distribution, Engineering, Architecture, Design, or Construction
Volt Lighting would like to extend a scholarship opportunity to students whose educational interests are in a STEM program or, to children of parents who work in a STEM industry. VOLT relies heavily on our team’s research, design, and technical knowledge to build durable, affordable, and quality products for our customers. To acknowledge our industry and partners, we’re happy to offer this bi-annual scholarship competition. The scholarship is offered bi-annually from April 1 – July 31, 2018 and September 1 – December 31, 2018.
|National Army ROTC Scholarship|
Open enrollement begins June 12, 2018 for next school year's National Army ROTC Scholarship. Current high school Juniors may apply. The college placement test (SAT/ACT) and high school transcripts are required for the on-line application. The student's goal should be, to complete the application packet before the first national board deadline on October 13, 2018. Scholarships are competitive and not based on financial need.
|Volts STEM Scholarship|
open to all students enrolled in a STEM-related degree program or to students of which their parents work in a STEM industry to assist with educational and career goals. To apply students will answer one of six essay topics. This STEM scholarship is offered bi-annually from April 1 – July 31, 2018, and September 1 – December 31, 2018. A student will be awarded $500, selected one week following each deadline.