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Olympic College Scholarship Foundation

Multiple scholarships provided by Olympic College Foundation for students planning to attend Olympic College. (ONGOING)

South Puget Sound CC- Community Foundation Scholarships

The 2021 Scholarship Cycle is now open and accepting applications.Make sure to read the eligibility and criteria forms before submitting an application.If for any reason you are unable to submit an application online please contact us ASAP to make other arrangements.Contact us if you have any questions: (360) 705-3340 OR FINANCE @THECOMMUNITYFOUNDATION.COM
(ONGOING)

Grays Harbor CC Foundation Scholarships

The Grays Harbor College Foundation offers two General Scholarship cycles per year to students attending GHC. The Fall Cycle awards are to be utilized in the current academic year and the Spring Cycle awards are to be utilized in the following academic year. Students who meet eligibility requirements can receive up to $5,000 in scholarship awards per academic year.(ONGOING)

 Next Steps U Stem Scholarship

 We're looking for students who are interested in pursuing a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) major. Entrant must be 16-22 years old at the time of entry and be a registered user of NextStepU.com (please register using our form on this page).

 11/30

 Washington State Constitutional Speech Contest

Here in Washington State we will award $5,000 in scholarships to the top 4 finishers. We send our champion to the National Finals Contest where young orators can earn some of the most generous college scholarships available to high school students. Over $203,500 in scholarships can be awarded each year. The overall national contest winner gets a $25,000 scholarship. Second place takes home $22,500, and third gets $20,000. Each state winner who is certified into and participates in the national contest’s first round receives a $2,000 scholarship. Those who advance past the first round receive an additional $2,000 scholarship. The American Legion’s National Organization awards the scholarships, which can be used at any college or university in the United States.

 11/30

 Education Matters Scholarship

 Submit an online written response to the question:  "What would you say to someone who thinks education doesn't matter, or that college is a waste of time and money?" (250 words or less)

 11/30

 Dell Scholars

  • Participate in a program-approved college readiness program in grades 11 and 12 (see website for a full list)

  • Be on track to graduate from an accredited high school in the current academic year

  • Demonstrate a need for financial assistance

  • Be eligible to receive a federal Pell Grant in first year of college

  • Plan to enroll full time at an accredited higher education institution in the pursuit of a bachelor's degree in the fall directly following high school graduation

  • Earn a minimum of a 2.4 GPA

 12/1

 PixelPlex STEM Scholarship

 The $2000 PixelPlex Bi-Annual STEM Scholarship was established to help support and inspire students to pursue further education in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), as well as economics and business.

 12/6

 Pumphrey Law Scholarship

 In order to be eligible for the Semi-Annual Pumphrey Law Scholarship, applicants must:

-Be a U.S. resident
-Accepted or currently enrolled in an accredited college or university in the U.S.
-Demonstrated good character and academic achievement

 12/9

 NEWGeneration Google Scholarship

 The Generation Google Scholarship was established to help aspiring students pursuing computer science degrees excel in technology and become leaders in the field. Selected students will receive $10,000. Google Scholarship will be awarded based on the strength of each candidate's commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, demonstrated leadership, and academic performance.

 12/10

MileMark Media Legal Scholarship

 Open to high school, college and grad school students interested in or currently studying law, criminal justice or forensics

Minimum 3.0 GPA

Please write a 500 word essay telling us why you are interested in the law, criminal justice or forensics.  Your essay can include life events and other key influences, career plans or anything else that contributes to your interest.

 12/31

 NEWScholarship Poetry Contest

 Open to all US HS students. Applicant must submit an original poem with 20 lines or less. Up to $500.

 12/31

 NEWTop Ten List Scholarships

 ($1,500) - In 250 words or less, submit a response to the question: "Create a Top Ten List of the top ten reasons you should get this scholarship."

 12/31

NEWUnigo $10K Scholarship

 ($10,000) - Submit an online written response to the question: "Would you rather be smart, funny, or rich? Why?" (250 words or less)

 12/31

 Penguin Random House Creative Writing Awards

 Penguin Random House is passionate about encouraging the next generation of readers and authors and promoting diverse voices and stories. For more than 25 years, Penguin Random House has supported this mission through the Creative Writing Awards, which in 2019 entered into an innovative new partnership with national advocacy nonprofit We Need Diverse Books. Through this program, Penguin Random House will award college scholarships of up to $10,000 each to five public U.S. high school seniors, nationwide.

 2/1

Vocational Scholarship

 Vocational Scholarship winners will receive up to $3,000 for specialized training in such fields as culinary arts, medical or dental assistant, electrician, real estate, auto mechanic, certified IT/computer education, cosmetology, or massage therapy, etc. Eligible programs can be of a nine-month to three-year duration

 3/22

 Ewing C Kelly Scholarship

 Available to University, Community College or Trade School bound seniors.  The Ewing C. Kelly Scholarship is designed to reward students who demonstrate good citizenship while striving to attain their academic goals. Applicants will be judged on their academic merit, extracurricular achievements--both scholastically and in their community--and financial need. 

 3/10


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