Financial Aid & Scholarships

Information regarding financial aid:

  • - a free resource on planning and paying for college
  • Fast Web - Videos on how to maximize financial aid
  • Who Gets Aid? - Most people are eligible for financial aid for college or career school. Different types of aid have different rules, called eligibility criteria, to determine who gets the aid.  Find out more on this website.
  • WashBoard - Looking for scholarships? makes it simple.  They connect Washington students of all types with Washington scholarship providers….for FREE. 
  • College Cost Comparison Tool - Quickly compare current Tuition & College costs  
  • FinAid! - Resources for scholarships, loans, and military aid
  • Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) - Identifies participating colleges whereby students can enroll in selected programs for reduced out-of-state tuition.
  • Discover FAFSA Assistant -  This interactive tool will help get you ready to complete the FAFSA application with tips and guidance based on your personal situation. 

Highlighted Scholarship Opportunities

(this is not extensive list - please use "no fee" searches for many more opportunities)

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CollegeBoard Opportunity Scholarship (Six parts with varying deadlines & amounts)
University Tutor Monthly Scholarship Contest (Monthly deadlines) Amount: $100
Discovery Student Loans Scholarship Award Sweepstakes (one drawing per month) Amount: up to $5,000

November Deadlines:
Chick and Sophie Major Memorial Duck Calling Contest (Deadline: November 23, 2020) Amount: $2,000
Smithsonian Photography Contest (Deadline: November 30, 2020) Amount: $2,500

December Deadlines: 
Act Six Scholarship (Deadline: December 1, 2020) Amount: Full Tuition
The NHS Scholarship (Deadline: December 1, 2020) Amount: $3,200-$25,000
Generation Google Scholarship (Deadline: December 4, 2020) Amount: $10,000
Comcast Leaders & Achievers Scholarship (Deadline: December 6, 2020 - See Mrs. Reinmuth) Amount: $2,500
RevenueZen Social Selling Scholarship (Deadline: December 15, 2020) Amount: $1,000
Certa Law Personal Injury & Wrongful Death Scholarship (Deadline: December 15, 2020) Amount: $1,000
Amateur Radio Association Scholarship (Deadline: December 30, 2020) Amount: $2,000
OppU Achievers Scholarship (Deadline: December 31, 2020) Amount: $2,500

January Deadlines: 
Ron Brown Scholarship (Deadline: January 9, 2021) Amount: $40,000
APIA Scholarship (Deadline: January 14, 2021) Amount: $2,500-$20,000
Husky Promise (Deadline: January 15, 2021) Amount: Full tuition & fees
Juniors: Coolidge Scholarship (Deadline: January 20, 2021) Amount: Full Tuition, Room, and Board
FNSNA (Nursing) Scholarship (Deadline: January 15, 2021) Amount: $7,500
Bank of American Student Leaders Scholarship (Deadline: January 29, 2021) Amount: Internship