Scholarship Info

SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

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Scholarship brainstorming activity to do with family and friends:
START NOW!!!

Where do we…….

  • Bank/Credit Union
  • Get our Insurance
  • Shop
  • Work
  • Parents work/retired from

Example:  Our Community Credit Union, Fred Meyer, Taco Bell, Sierra Pacific, State Farm Insurance, etc.

To Which do I/my family belong…….

  • Civic Organizations (Elks, Rotary, NRA, Kiwanis, 40 et 8, Eagles, etc.)
  • School or Community Clubs
  • Church/House of Worship

What do I like to do/What am I like………

  • Hobbies
  • What I like
  • What am I like
  • What TV shows I watch
  • How tall or short I am
  • What color of hair do I have

Example:  Google “scholarships for people who like to duck hunt” or “Scholarships for people who like to sleep” “scholarships for short people” “scholarships for red heads”

 

**click the scholarship name below for link

SCHOLARSHIP

BRIEF DESCRIPTION

DUE

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)  
 Dell Scholars Program  ($20,000) - The Dell Scholars Program places greater emphasis on a student’s determination to succeed than just academic record and test scores. Our GPA requirement is Grit, Potential and Ambition. We reward low-income, highly motivated students who are better than their numbers indicate and demonstrate the drive to succeed despite personal obstacles. Dell scholars have demonstrated grit, potential and ambition in their quest for a college education.  12/1
 Lt. Governor's Washington World Fellowship  Must be nominated: The Washington World Fellowship is a 2.5-year global leadership program that aims to empower young leaders through college preparation, leadership training, and international travel. Open to 15 new students each year. The fellowship is administered at no cost to its participants. Starting in their sophomore year, Washington World Fellows begin a rigorous college preparation program that includes college research, mentoring, and preparation for college entrance exams. The program helps students prepare their college and scholarship applications, supports their academic goals, and more.  12/1
 Generation Google Scholarship The 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
 Google Lime Scholarship Candidates will be considered for software engineering internship opportunities with Google. Scholarships will be awarded based on the strength of candidates' academic background and demonstrated passion for computer science.  12/12
Foot Locker Scholar Athletes  ($20,000) - Honors student athletes who demonstrate excellence in school, on their sports teams, & in their communities. 12/17 
 Top 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
 Unigo $10K Scholarship ($10,000) Submit an online written response to the question:  "2020 was a year to be remembered.  What will you remember most about 2020 and why is it important to you? (250 words or less)  12/31
 Official-Ewing-C-Kelly-Scholarship-Application-10-03-2021-form.pdf  Are you bound for college, community college or an accredited trade school this Fall? The $2,500 Ewing C Kelly Scholarship might be available to help you get started. We consider your grades, high school accomplishments, personal statement, financial need and letters of recommendation.  3/10
 Pride Foundation Scholarships  The Pride Foundation offers scholarships to support LGBTQ+ and allied students living in the Northwest. Students must either be residents of Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, or Washington (but may study anywhere) or be attending school in one of those five states. Applicants must also be pursuing a post-secondary education of any kind. Current college students and those individuals planning to enroll in a program next year are eligible as are current high school seniors. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.  3/13
 SHS Class of 1983-optimize (fillable).docx

Essay with prompt:  “Big or small, discuss a situation where you have overcome adversity.  How has that adversity impacted your life?  How do you think this adversity will actually serve to benefit you in the future?$2000

 3/18
 Robert J Meyer Organic Farming Scholarship  The Robert J. Meyer Organic Farming Scholarship is intended to grant college tuition funds and supplement college costs to local individuals who have an interest in organic and sustainable agriculture. Applicants must be current residents of the Washington counties of Thurston, Lewis, or Mason or lives in or attends high school in Elma or Montesano, intend to enroll in an education institution or engage in an educational opportunity which will be brought back to the South Puget Sound region of Western Washington state and desire to concentrate their education in agricultural sustainability, organic farming/ranching or sustainable ecosystems within the South Sound Region of Western Washington. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.  4/30
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