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Deadline: March 18, 2022

 

CCS Foundation Scholarship

By completing our General Application, you are applying to multiple scholarships at once and may receive separate, personalized scholarship recommendations. Click on the link above for more information and to apply.
 

Deadline: March 27, 2022

 

Marsden Scholarship

The George and Dorothy Marsden Scholarship Fund was established by Mrs. Marsden to help academically promising student from the Inland Northwest maximize their potential to the world's best colleges and universities. "My intentions would be wholly fulfilled", she wrote, if "...our young people... go to the great universities of the world as designated Marsden Scholars." Up to two new Marsden Scholars are named each spring from high school seniors whose permanent legal residence in within the Episcopal Diocese of Spokane, and a number of scholarships are renewed. Click on the link above for more information and to apply.
 

Deadline: March 31, 2022

 

Spokane Community Observance of the Holocaust 2022 Art Contest

This scholarship will award 3 student's ranging from $100 - $400 and is open to all high school students. Prompt: "Why is it important for students to learn about the Holocaust?" Find out as much as you can about the Holocaust by reading, viewing videos, including survivor's testimonies, provided in the References and/or by your teacher. Create a piece of art that demonstrates the most significant lesson that you have learned by studying the Holocaust and the survivors' testimonies. Submit a brief statement (about 100 words) that describes your piece and what lessons inspired you to create it. See Mrs. Ford in the Counseling Center for more information.
 

Deadline: April 1, 2022

 

Bismark H. Turner Scholarship

This scholarship will award up to 5 student's in the Spokane and Pend Oreille Counties $ 1,000. To be eligible you must complete the application, attach the Student Aid Response form, include a current transcript, as well as a letter of recommendation, and a personal essay of no more than 400 words describing your involvement in the following areas: Extracurricular activities (including any work experience), community involvement, academic plans and/or final career goals. See Mrs. Ford in the Counseling Center for more information.
 

Deadline: April 15, 2022

 

Inland Power & Light Excellence Award

Inland Power is proud to offer the Excellence Award Scholarship program awarding 15 $1,000 scholarships for the 2022/2023 college school year. Students are required to submit a completed application and requested information to be eligible and considered for the scholarship. See Mrs. Ford in the Counseling Center for more information and an application.

 

Deadline: May 1, 2022

 

Spokane Community Observance of the Holocaust 2022 Writing Contest

This scholarship will award 3 students ranging from $100 - $400 and is open to all high school students. Prompt: "Why is it important for students to learn about the Holocaust?" Find out as much as you can about the Holocaust by reading, viewing videos, including survivor's testimonies, provided in the References and/or by your teacher. Write a persuasive essay or poem explaining: 1) Why it is important for all students to learn about the Holocaust. 2) How studying the Holocaust and learning from survivors' testimonies empowers you and your fellow students to make a difference in your school, communities or world.  See Mrs. Ford in the Counseling Center for more information.
State/National Scholarships
 

Deadline: January 25, 2022

 

Amazon Future Engineer Scholarship

This scholarship will award up to 100 students up to $40,000. To be eligible you must be a high school senior with a GPA of 3.0 or below, who is planning to attend a four-year college or university in the fall with a major in Human Computer Interaction or Computer Science and show a financial need. Click on the link above for more information and to apply.
 

Deadline: January 26, 2022

 

Asian and Pacific Islander American Scholarship

This scholarship will award 500 students $20,000. To be eligible you must be of Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity as defined by the U.S. Census, be enrolling as an undergraduate student in a U.S. accredited college or university int he Fall of 2022, and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.7 or have earned a GED. Click on the link above for more information or to apply.
 

Deadline: January 30, 2022

 

Technology Addiction Awareness Scholarship

This scholarship will award 1 student $ 1,000. For the initial application, you'll need to write a max 140-character ending to the sentence: "Instead of spending time with technology, I'd rather....". Click on link above for more information or to apply.
 

Deadline: January 31, 2022

 

Washington NASA Space Grant

Washington NASA  Space Grant Consortium annually offers Scholarships of $ 2,000 to $ 5,000 to incoming first-year students planning to study science, technology, engineering, or mathematics at the University of Washington.  Click on the link above for more information and to apply.

 

2022 Seed Scholars Program in Partnership with Yale Women in Economics

This scholarship will award up to $500. To be eligible you must be a current high school junior/graduating class of 2023 attending a public or catholic school with a GPA of at least 3.0 and identify as a female student of color. Click on the link above for more information or to apply.
 

Lewis and Clark S.A.M.E. Post Scholarship

This scholarship will award 20 students across the state of Washington $3,000. To be eligible you must be a graduating senior or an adult learner/returning student with a minimum GPA of 2.7. See Mrs. Ford in the Counseling Center for more information.
 

Fair Chance Scholarship

This scholarship will award 20 students across the state of Washington $3,000. To be eligible you must be a graduating senior or an adult learner/returning student with a minimum GPA of 2.7. Click on the link above for more information or to apply.
 

Anderson Law Enforcement/Police Scholarship

This scholarship will award 1 student $5,000 in Washington State pursuing a career in the field of law enforcement/police. To be eligible you must be a Washington resident who is a high school senior or returning student/adult learner. Click on the link above for more information or to apply.
 
This scholarship will award 1 student $1,500 and is funded by the Washington State Fair Rodeo Wranglers to support students who have demonstrated and interest in the field of agriculture and plan to pursue a degree in an agriculture-related field. For more information and to apply click on the link above.
 
This scholarship will award 2 students from across the state of Washington $2,500. To be eligible you must be a graduating high school senior with a minimum GPA of 2.7. For more information and to apply click on the link above.
 
This scholarship will award 1 student $2,500. To be eligible you must be pursuing a degree in one of the following areas: Mass communications, Development Communication, Information System, Software Development, Web Development, Cyber Security, Computer Science or Management and Technology. Click on the link above for more information or to apply.
 

Deadline: February 14, 2022

 

Fisher House Military Scholarship

A total of 500 scholarship grants, each for $2,000, will be awarded for school year 2021-22. There will be at least one recipient selected at every commissary location where qualified applications are received, and additional recipients will be selected based on a prorate basis, so more applicants will be selected from those commissaries with larger numbers of applicants. To qualify you must have a valid US Uniformed Services Identification and privilege card, as well as parents who are serving in or retired from the Army, Marine Corps., Navy, Air Force, or Coast Guard. You must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and must be planning on achieving a Bachelor's Degree. Click on the link above for more information and to apply.

 

Deadline: February 20, 2022

 

Vegetarian Resource Group Scholarships

This scholarship will award 3 students between $ 5,000 to $ 10,000 to graduating high school seniors who have promoted vegetarianism in their schools and/or communities. Click on the link above for more inforamation or to apply,
 

Deadline: February 28, 2022

 

Play Scholars Helping Collars Scholarship

This scholarship will award $1,000 to a highly qualified high school senior who plans to pursue a degree in engineering, architecture, or other engineering related studies. Scholarship applications will be evaluated base upon GPA in math/science classes, a one-page essay, and participation in extracurricular activities. 
 

KnowBe4 Women's Scholarship

This scholarship will award 1 student $10,000. To be eligible you must be a female pursuing, or plan to pursue, a degree with a focus on cybersecurity or information assurance and be a high school senior, undergraduate student or graduate student with a minimum 3.3 GPA. Click on the link above for more information or to apply.
 

The Places You Go Scholarship

This scholarship will award 1 student $1,000. To be eligible you must be a current high school senior, college student, or graduate student who is a legal resident of the United States residing in one of the 50 states or the District of Columbia and have a 3.0 or higher GPA.  Click on the link above for more information or to apply.
 

Living with Epilepsy Scholarship

This scholarship will award 1 student $1,000. To be eligible you must be a current high school senior, college student or graduate student who is a legal resident of the United States residing in one of the 50 states or the District of Columbia and who is enrolled in a two-to-five-year post-secondary institution for the 2022 semester. Click on the link above for more information or to apply.
 

Debbie Taussig Compassion Scholarship

This scholarship will award 1 student $1,000. To be eligible you must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher and be in good overall academic standing and submit a 750-1000-word essay response the prompt: Tell us about a time where you showed compassion towards others and what important life less(s) you learned. Click on the link above for more information or to apply.
 

Deadline: March 1, 2022

 

American Indian Endowed Scholarship

The American Indian Endowed Scholarship (AIES) helps financially needy students with close social and cultural ties to an American Indian community in the state of Washington. Students can use the scholarships at public colleges and many independent colleges in Washington. The program prioritizes upper division and graduate level students; however, all applicants receive award consideration. Award amounts range from around $500 to $2,000. About 15 students are selected each year to receive the awards. Students may get AIES funding for up to five years, but they must reapply each year. Click on the link above for more information and to apply.

 

EEQUAL SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS PROGRAM

The EEqual Scholarship Awards Program is designed to highlight the incredible potential of young people in the United States who are struggling with homelessness, housing instability, or extreme poverty. At EEqual, we believe that every student, no matter their economic background should have an equal opportunity in education. This scholarship covers tuition costs, up to $8,000, for students experiencing homelessness or housing instability *as defined under the McKinney-Vento Education for Homeless Children and Youth Program (MV) students in extreme poverty; or students whose family is currently going through a transition) to attain post-secondary education. Selected scholars will also be paired with a mentor who will guided them throughout their years in higher educations. Click on the link above to apply and for more information.
 
Jerry Marsh - HOPE Scholarship: The Jerry Marsh/Hope Scholarship provides a $1500 award for one year and can be renewed for a second year at the same amount. This Scholarship is offered by the East Spokane Kiwanis. See Mrs. Ford in the Counseling Center for more information.
 
The "Kiwanis Joe" Scholarship: The "Kiwanis Joe" Scholarship provides $5000 for one year and also the opportunity to be renew for a second year by the selected student. See Mrs. Ford in the Counseling Center for more information. 
 

Deadline: March 2, 2022

 

INNOVIA Foundation Scholarships

At Innovia Foundation, we understand that with education comes opportunity. Our donors agree. We work with donors to establish scholarships to help students achieve their higher education goals. Each year, we award more than 100 scholarships to deserving students who are college-bound or pursuing career training. Click on the link above for more information and to apply.

 

BIAW Education Program Scholarship

This scholarship will award between $1,000 - $5,000 for those planning to enter a construction industry-related field. For more information or an application see Mrs. Ford in the Counseling Center.

 

Deadline: March 10, 2022

 

Ewing C Kelly Scholarship

The Kelly Foundation of Washington is offering $2,500 awards for its scholarship program, the Ewing C. Kelly Scholarship. This award is named in honor of Ewing C. Kelly, a longtime radio and television broadcaster. The Ewing C. Kelly Scholarship is designed to reward students who demonstrate good citizenship
while striving to attain their academic goals. Click on the link above to apply or see Mrs. Ford in the Counseling center for more information.
 

Deadline: March 15, 2022

 

Horatio Alger Scholarship

In keeping with the mission of the Horatio Alger Association, the scholarship programs provide financial assistance to students throughout the nation who have significant financial need and have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity. The scholarships are given to deserving students each year and range in award value from $10,000 to $25,000. Click on the link above for more information and to apply.
 

Deadline: April 1, 2022

 

YADDA Scholarship Program

YADDA will be awarding two $1,000 to seniors in high school or college student from Spokane County to help increase the awareness of domestic and dating violence in the community. See Mrs. Ford in the Counseling Center for more information and an application.
 
Deadline: May 1, 2022

 

American College Foundation Visionary Scholarship Program

This scholarship will award multiple scholarships ranging from $1,000 - $5,000. All high school students are eligible (Freshmen - Senior). Click on the link above for more information and to apply. Use the "Invitation Code" M17110 to apply.
 

Visionary Scholarship

This scholarship will award $ 1,000 to $ 5,000 per recipient. This scholarship is available to all high school students who are U.S. Citizens or eligible non-citizen. Click on the link above for more information or to apply.

 

Deadline: May 15, 2022

 

McPartland Law Offices Scholarship Program

This Scholarship will be awarding five students $500. To be eligible you must be a graduating senior in Eastern Washington. The application will be graded on essay quality and presentation as well as the applicant's high school achievements. You must write a short essay between 360 and 500 words, describing the way in which the civil justice system has impacted your life. For more information or to apply click on the link above.

 

Deadline: May 31, 2022

 

PB&J Scholarship

This Scholarship will up to $1,000. This annual scholarship is for students who have experienced personal challenges tha may not have allowed them to perform well academically, but who still have the drive to succeed. With no GPA requirement, studneta are encouraged to apply as this scholarship is meant to be inclusive. You must be a high school senior and plan on attending a 2 or 4 year college next school year.