Educational Opportunity Grant
This scholarship offers up to $5000 for Washington residents who have junior standing and are enrolled at an eligible four-year school.
Washington Award for Vocational Excellence (WAVE Scholarship)
One community or technical college student is chosen from each legislative district to receive an award covering educational expenses for 2 years at any 2 or 4 year college in Washington. Applicants must be a current student who has completed at least one year in a vocational program. Students must maintain a 3.0 GPA to continue using the award. For an application, go to the WAVE Web site, or see the Financial Aid Office
NELA Take Aim Incentive and Transfer Scholarships
This fund provides multiple scholarships of between $500 and $2000 to currently enrolled Washington Community and Technical College students who are completing transferable associate degrees. Some scholarships are available for students who plan to complete their bachelor's degree at eligible four-year Washington colleges. Students must have a GPA of 2.0 or higher and have financial need. For more information, visit http://www.nela.net/resourcesforpartners/finaidoffices_lenders/takeaimscholarship.aspx.
Shoreline Community College's Foundation Scholarships
Shoreline offers a variety of scholarships through the Foundation Office.
Scholarships for specific colleges:
In addition to applying for financial aid at the college you plan to attend, you may also be able to apply for scholarships. Below is a listing of universities that offer scholarships, please click the name of each university to view their site.
Thinking of Attending Out of State?
It may cost lest than you think. The Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education's Undergraduate Exchange allows students to enroll in many college programs at only 150 percent of the institution's regular resident tuition. This can be a substantial savings from out-of-state tuition costs. To be eligible, a student must be a resident of one of the participating states. Check the Western Undergraduate Exchange website for a complete list of participating states, colleges and programs.