Scholarship Opportunities


  • Searching for scholarships is a student-directed activity that requires planning, commitment, and persistence.  The best place for students to search for scholarships is online.

    • Look for free search engines with personalized searches based on your qualifications.  See below for examples.
    • Avoid websites that charge fees or promise excessive unclaimed scholarships; they are usually scams.
    • Check college websites or talk to college admissions counselors for college-specific scholarships.
    • Focus on school! Many scholarships are awarded to students who have achieved a high GPA. 


    Scholarship Search Engines


    WUE - Western Undergraduate Exchange

    Residents of Washington state can apply for reduced out of state tuition (150% of resident tuition) at over 150 two-year and four-year member schools in 16 Western states and US territories.

    ROTC Scholarship 

    The Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) is a college program offered at more than 1,700 colleges and universities across the United States that prepares young adults to become officers in the U.S. Military.  In exchange for a paid college education and a guaranteed post-college career, participants, or cadets, commit to serve in the Military after graduation. Each Service branch has its own take on ROTC.