CURRENT SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
|YOUNG WOMEN OF ACHIEVMENT SCHOLARSHIP|
FOR WOMEN I THE 12TH GRADE IN A CLARK COUNTY HOGH SCHOOL. MUST DEMONSTRATE THE FOLLOWING:
1. OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN VOLUNTEER ANDSCHOOL LEADERSHP ROLES.
2. COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT.
3. DEMONSTRATE LEADERSHIP QUALITIES.
4. SERVES AS A ROLE MODEL (BASED ON REFERENCE LETTERS).
5. DEMONSTRATES COMMITMENT TO YWCA MISSION.
DEALINE: MARCH 29, 2019
|OUR THREE MOMS SCHOLARSHIP|
To be eligible for the Our Three Moms Scholarship, the student must:
-Be a graduating senior from Fort Vancouver or Hudson’s Bay High School
-Show intent and desire to continue education at an accredited two or four-year college or university,
vocational school or technical training program
-Have attained a cumulative high school GPA of 3.2 or above
-Have played a varsity level sport or participated in after school programs for a minimum of one year
-Currently live in a single-parent household
-Demonstrate financial need
DEADLINE: MARCH 29, 2019
|BENTACOURT MACIAS FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION|
MULITPLE $1,000 SCHOLARSHIPS FOR UNDOCUMENTED STUDENTS!
DEADLINE: APRIL 14, 2019
|GREAT MINDS IN STEM|
-Open to graduating high school seniors, undergraduate students and graduate students, who;
-Are pursuing or intend to pursue a science, technology, engineering, math o
Or health-related field of study;
-Have an overall minimum GPA of 3.0 (On a 4.0 scale);
-Are of Hispanic descent and/or significantly demonstrate leadership or service within the underserved community; and
-Are enrolled or intend to enroll at an accredited 2-yr or 4-yr college/university in the U.S. or its territories.
|TWIN STAR COMMUNITY FOUNDATION|
$2,000 FOR A SENIOR WHOIS IN GOOD STANDING WITH TWIN STAR CREDIT UNION (IF YOU DO NOT HAVE AN ACCOUNT, YOU CAN SIGN UP FOR AN ACCOUN TO MAKE YOU ELIGIBLE)
DUE DATE: MARCH 31, 2019
|WORK ETHIC SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM|
There are some hoops to jump through.
The short version is, you'll have to:
Enroll in an approved program.
Sign The S.W.E.A.T. Pledge.
Answer 3 questions.
Write an essay.
Send at least 2 references from bosses/teachers.
Make a short video.
Verify school costs.
Provide high school/college transcript.
Submit financial info.
$3,000 FOR A SENIOR WITH A 3.0 GPA--DUE BY APRIL 18, 2019
|2019 Pacific Northwest Gold Star Scholarship Fund|
Scholarship recipients must:
1. Be the child of a deceased parent who served in the U.S. armed forces in
support of the Global War on Terror (2001-Present)
2. Either of the following:
-Be a current or prior resident of Clark, Cowlitz, or Skamania County, WA
-The military service parent was a resident of Clark, Cowlitz, or Skamania County in Washington State OR had resided in one of those counties prior to entering military service.
Deadline: APRIL 30, 2019
Applicant must be a high school senior graduating from an accredited high school in Clark County.
Applicant must be currently enrolled or will be enrolled in Clark College or Washington State University Vancouver to begin during the fall term or semester.
Applicant must attend college full-time (12 credits or more) for the entire academic year.
Applicant must be considered a student in good academic standing with a minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average.
Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident with a permanent resident ID card or current passport.
Applicant must be in need of financial assistance.
DEADLINE: April 8th, 2019
|The Freestone Future Leaders Scholarship |
The Freestone Future Leaders scholarship is open to all graduating high school seniors, or college students enrolled full-time in an accredited two or four-year university or college. Each year, five students will be awarded with a $5,000 tuition reimbursement, totaling $100,000 in financial support for 20 students over four years.
Who Should Apply
We encourage all high school seniors or current undergraduates who are involved in meaningful extracurricular activities, demonstrate a commitment to improving their communities, and who possess an entrepreneurial spirit to apply.
Please be mindful of the following key dates when encouraging students to apply:
•April 1, 2019 – Application deadline
•May 8, 2019 – Freestone Future Leaders announced
How to Apply
To apply for a Freestone Future Leaders scholarship, candidates’ submissions must include the following:
•Completed scholarship form;
•Answer to long format essay prompt;
•Attached letter of recommendation from a high school teacher, counselor, professor or community influencer.
|COMMUNITY FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS|
MULTIPLE SCHOLARSHIPS FOR SENIORS:
Andrew J. Shields Memorial Scholarship
Available to graduating high school seniors who have been enrolled in any accredited Fire Cadet program in southwest Washington.
Angela Svendsen Memorial Scholarship
Available to graduating high school seniors from Clark County who plan to pursue a degree in music education or music performance.
Beverly Canale Memorial Scholarship
Available to graduating high school seniors in Clark County, WA who attended Silver Star Elementary.
College Scholarship for Boys & Girls Clubs of Southwest Washington
Available to club members who are graduating high school seniors.
Hokulani Washington Fund Scholarship
Available to Washington state residents who are either a graduating high school senior or a current college student. Recipients must plan to attend a private, four-year college or university.
“I Have A Dream” Scholarship in Honor of Mary Granger
Available to “I Have A Dream” Southwest Washington participants and their children, or an individual that currently or has previously been in formal, informal or spontaneous foster care in Clark County, Washington.
Jack and Carol Kelly Scholarship
Available to students that graduated from a high school in Clark County, WA and will pursue a course of study leading to career in business. Preference given to students attending a technical or career college.
THERE ARE MANY MORE--PLEASE CLICK ON ABOVE LINK TO TAKE YOU TO WEBSITE!
|COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OF SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON|
The Foundation of Southwest Washington has a variety of scholarship available to students. Please click on the link and explore your opportunities through their website.
|Pointe Pest Control Scholarship|
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. We want to hear what good deed you did to help your community.
After you have finished your good deed, pass along this scholarship to as many friends as you can. For every submission we get that says you referred/told them about this scholarship, you get bonus points. (Feel free to post the scholarship on your Facebook page to spread the word.)
Once your good deed is finished and you have told all of your friends about this scholarship, play the Pointe Pest Control game and take a screenshot of your highest score. Bonus points are added to your application for playing the game.
The scholarship must be submitted, in full, by April 29, 2019. LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
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 Washington.
This scholarship is a one-time scholarship worth $750. It will be awarded May 30, 2019
|MARINE CORP SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION|
FOR CHILDREN OF MARINES!
APPLICANTS MUST BE THE CHILD OF ONE OF THE FOLLOWING
Active duty or reserve U.S. Marine
Veteran U.S. Marine who has received an honorable discharge, or who was killed while serving in the U.S. Marine Corps
Active duty or reserve U.S. Navy Corpsman who is serving, or has served, with a U.S. Marine unit
Veteran U.S. Navy Corpsman who served with a U.S. Marine unit and has received an honorable discharge, or was killed while serving in the U.S. Navy as a Corpsman attached to a Marine unit
Additionally, applicants must meet the following eligibility criteria:
GPA of at least 2.00 (on a 4.00 scale)
Family adjusted gross income for the 2017 tax year that does not exceed $98,000. Non-taxable allowances are not included in determining adjusted gross income
Attending or planning to attend a college or career training school listed on the National Center for Education Statistic’s College Navigator website in the 2018-19 academic year.
SENIORS--MULITPLE SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE.
DEADLINE: APRIL 22, 2019