Scholarships for Washington Residents

Pristine glaciers, dense rainforests and the Pacific Ocean make up just a few of the stunning landscapes that Washington residents enjoy. If you live in Washington, your residence status may also allow you to enjoy one or more college scholarships. Many of the available scholarships are provided by individual universities, including the University of Washington, Washington State University, Gonzaga University, Seattle Pacific University and Edmonds Community College. Other scholarships are funded by the state of Washington through programs like the American Indian Endowed Scholarship, the State Need Grant, the Washington State Opportunity Scholarship and the Washington State College Bound Scholarship. Applicants are generally required to display a certain level of financial need, plan on attending a certain type of college or university, provide official transcripts or pursue a career in a specific field. If you call Washington home and you’d like to know more about scholarships for Washington residents, continue reading below.

Showing 1-15 of 15 scholarships
key information
  • 250 - 10,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Walla Walla, WA|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school graduate|GED Certificate Holder|Home Schooled Student|
background
This scholarship was established to benefit students who graduated from high schools in Walla Walla County, students who have received GED and have been home-schooled in Walla Walla County. Applicants must be residing in Walla Walla county for a minimum of three years at the time of the application. Students must demonstrate financial need to be eligible for this scholarship.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Terry Copple Fund Blue Mountain Community Foundation
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  • 542
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Walla Walla, WA|
  • School (K-12): |Walla Walla High School, Walla Walla, WA|
  • School (College): Attend a |Special Art School|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to high school graduates of Walla Walla High School who are seeking an education in visual arts at the college level or at a special art school.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Walt Roloff Scholarship Fund Blue Mountain Community Foundation
key information
  • 500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Walla Walla, WA|
  • School (K-12): |High School|Milton-Freewater, OR|Garfield, WA|Weston, OR|Athena, OR|Columbia, WA|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school graduate|
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The Walt Roloff Scholarship Fund is awarded to high school graduate of Columbia, Garfield and Walla Walla County Washington and Milton-Freewater, Weston and Athena, Oregon. Applicants must have minimum of 3.5 GPA
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Uber Partner Driver Scholarship College Success Foundation
key information
  • 2,500
  • 20 awards
  • May 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Pierce, WA|King, WA| as a |Permanent Legal U.S. Resident|
  • Employer: |Uber driver|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Eligible College or University|
background
The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance Uber drivers in good standing or their family who are planning to pursue a college education at an eligible two or four-year college or university in Washington state and must demonstrate
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details John and Elnora Smith Foundation Scholarship Community Foundation of North Central Washington
key information
  • n/a
  • 3 awards
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Orondo, WA|Eastmont, WA|
  • School (K-12): |Eastmont High School, East Wenatchee, WA|Waterville High School, Waterville, WA|
  • School (College): Attend a |Vocational-technical / Career College|Two-year|Four-year|Trade|
background
John and Elnora Smith Scholarship is provides three scholarship grants to a senior of Waterville High School and Eastmont High School. The program gives a total of $2,500 that will be distributed to the three awardees.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 5.0
View Details APIASF /Darden Restaurants Foundation Scholarship Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund
key information
  • 2,500
  • 2 awards
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Philadelphia, PA|Chicago, IL|Cleveland, OH|Atlanta, GA|Boston, MA|Houston, TX|New York, NY|Orlando, FL|Pittsburgh, PA|Tampa, FL|Dallas, TX|Denver, CO|Phoenix, AZ|Salt Lake City, UT|San Antonio, TX|Seattle, WA|Jacksonville, MS|Miami/Ft. Lauderdale, FL|Nashville, TX| as a |Legal U.S. Resident|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Washington, DC|Los Angeles, CA|San Francisco, CA|Detroit, MI|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Asian|Pacific Islander|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to students who are Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity and are planning to pursue a degree in Hospitality Management or Culinary Arts degree at a U.S. accredited college or university.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details William Kilworth Scholarship Independent Colleges of Washington
key information
  • n/a
  • 10 awards
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Pierce, WA|
background
The scholarship is awarded by colleges without any application required to eligible students who are permanent residents of Pierce County.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Keith P. and Helen C. Fenner Fund Blue Mountain Community Foundation
key information
  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Walla Walla, WA|
  • School (K-12): |High School|Columbia, WA|Umatilla, OR|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school graduate|
background
The Keith P. and Helen C. Fenner Fund is awarded to high school graduate of Columbia, Umatilla or Walla Walla County high school. Applicants must demonstrate leadership and good citizenship
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Chester and Helen Luther Oregon Student Access Commission
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Oregon|Clark, WA|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public|
  • School (College): Attend a |Non-profit|
background
The scholarship is established to support students who graduated from any high school in Oregon or Clark County, Washington who are planning to pursue an undergraduate/graduate degree in Nursing or graduate degree in medicine. Applicant must be a resident of Oregon or Clark County, Washington, be a first-generation college attendee and be 25 or older as of the scholarship deadline.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Larry Jay Brittain Memorial Fund Blue Mountain Community Foundation
key information
  • 1,393
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Walla Walla, WA|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|Technical School|Trade School|
  • Athletics: |Baseball|
background
Established in memory of Larry Jay Brittain, this scholarship is open to high school graduates of Walla Walla County who will attend college, university, trade school or technical school. Applicants must demonstrate a desire to pursue higher education and an academic ability to achieve.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Ralph and Elsa Emigh Fund Blue Mountain Community Foundation
key information
  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Walla Walla, WA|
  • School (K-12): |High School|Milton-Freewater, OR|Garfield, WA|Weston, OR|Athena, OR|Columbia, WA|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school graduate|
background
The Ralph and Elsa Emigh Fund is awarded to high school graduate from Columbia, Garfield and Walla Walla County and Milton-Freewater, Weston and Athena, Oregon
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
key information
  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Grays Harbor, WA|
  • School (College): Attend |Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA|Heritage University, Toppenish, WA|Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, WA|Saint Martin's University, Lacey, WA|Seattle Pacific University, Seattle, WA|Seattle University, Seattle, WA|University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, WA|Walla Walla University, College Place, WA|Whitman College, Walla Walla, WA|Whitworth University, Spokane, WA|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
background
This scholarship was established through an endowment from the Bishop Foundation that was established in 1972. The endowment with ICW began in 2004. This scholarship was named after Lillian Fleet Bishop and her husband E.K. Ned Bishop. Lillian and Ned became wealthy via the lumber industry and from part ownership in Consolidated Aircraft, founded in 1923 by Lillians brother Rueben. This scholarship was intended to benefit college students permanently residing in Grays Harbor County. Applicants must demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Tichi-Groom Fund Blue Mountain Community Foundation
key information
  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Walla Walla, WA|
  • Employer: |Firefighter|Law Enforcement Officer|
  • School (K-12): |High School|Umatilla, OR|
background
The Tichi-Groom Fund is awarded to graduates student from Walla Walla or Umatilla County high school. Applicants must be dependent of firefighting service, or law enforcement officer
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Harry & Kathern Lovejoy Scholarship Community Foundation of North Central Washington
key information
  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • June 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Ferry, WA|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Chelan, WA|Douglas, WA|Okanogan, WA|Grant, WA|
  • School (College): Attend |Washington State University (WA)|
background
The Harry & Kathern Lovejoy Scholarship was started to benefit transfer, non-traditional and graduate students that have completed the minimum credit hours to be considered a third-year student at Washington State University. Applicants must be attending WSU as a full-time student pursuing studies in the field related to agriculture issues.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Edward F. Fields Memorial Fund Blue Mountain Community Foundation
key information
  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Walla Walla, WA|
  • Organization: 4-H (Club)|Future Farmers of America (FFA) (Professional Organization)
  • School (College): Attend |Washington State University (WA)|
background
The Edward F. Fields Memorial Fund is awarded to high school graduates student from Walla Walla County. Applicants must be pursuing major in livestock, veterinary medicine or extension services in Washington State University
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
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