Financial Aid & Scholarships

Information regarding financial aid:

  • 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.

Highlighted Scholarship Opportunities

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

Click on scholarship for link

September Deadlines: 
The Gate Scholarship (Deadline: September 15, 2019) Amount: Full Tuition
QuestBridge National College Match Scholarship (Deadline: September 26, 2019) Amount: 4-Year Full Tuition
Don’t Text and Drive Scholarship (Deadline: September 30, 2019) Amount: $1,000
Shout It Out Scholarship (Deadline: September 30, 2019) Amount: $1,500

October Deadlines:
AES Engineers Scholarship (Deadline: October 6, 2019) Amount: $500
National Young Arts Award (Deadline: October 11, 2019) Amount: $10,000
College JumpStart Scholarship (Deadline: October 17, 2019) Amount: $1,000
Dr. Pepper Giveaway Contest (Deadline: October 17, 2019) Amount: $100,000
LendEDU Scholarship (Deadline: October 18, 2019) Amount: $1,000
WSU Regents Scholarship (Deadline: October 19, 2019) Amount: $4,000/4 years
Horatio Alger Career & Technical Scholarship (Deadline: October 25, 2019) Amount: Up to $25,000
U.S. Bank “Student Union Scholarship Sweepstakes” (Deadline: October 25, 2019) Amount: Up to $20,000
Coca-Cola Scholarship (Deadline: October 31, 2019) Amount: $20,000
Stokes Educational Scholarship Program (Deadline: October 31, 2019) Amount: $30,000
Voice of Democracy Scholarship (Deadline: October 31, 2019) Amount: Up to $30,000
ACT Student Champion Award (Deadline: October 31, 2019) Amount: $500