Scholarship Information


Business School Scholarships

CWU Art & Design Scholarships
Several art scholarships available

Scholarships for Black Students

Ready to Rise Program is a summer program that creates partnerships with your college campus resources,staff, and students while also building leadership and self advocacy skills. For seniors planning toattend one of the following: CWU,  TCC,  UW Tacoma,  WWU

College for Native American Students
info on website
watch as deadlines differ

Available to seniors who attended at least one year at James Sales Elementary.
James Sales Scholarship is for graduating senior who wishes to study at a vocational/trade school/community college, university and hold a min. GPA of 2.5 from 9th-12th grades
Deadline: April 30,2019
Contact PTOJamesSales@gmail.com

Faith Collins Impact Scholarship
Available to seniors who wish to study at a vocational/trade school/community college, university.
For students who have overcome financial hardship and/or faced adversity, and have decided to make positive choices for their future.
Deadline:April 30,2019
Contact PTOJamesSales@gmail.com
Pick up applications in the counseling center-See Mrs Gatlin

Washington State Fair Foundation-Blue Ribbon Scholarships
Presenting scholarship opportunities to local students. Students only need to submit one application for all Scholarships offered online
The application system will automatically apply students for the scholarships that they qualify for. 
Simply go to   http://www.thefair.com/foundation/projects-and-programs/scholarships
253.841 5108 or foundation@thefair.com
1-Fair Chance Scholarship
2-Anderson Criminal Justice Scholarship
3-Korum Family Art Scholarship

Newsletter is available for Student Scholarships
For the latest scholarships with deadlines in November and December (15 scholarships)
Scholarship newsletter is available here: https://www.studentscholarships.org/newsletter.php

Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation
For children of Marines and Navy Corpsmen
Awards are given to every eligible applicant

Fast Water Heater Academic Scholarship $500
For applicant who are interested in pursuing a degree in engineering, mechanical systems or energy
efficiency related field w an interested in building sciences.
Essay required
Deadline: September 8, 2019 

TwinStar Community Foundation Scholarship
Offering to members of the credit union, 15 college scholarships @ $2000 each.
Deadline: March 31, 2019
questions 360.923.4587
applications in counseling center-See Mrs Gatlin

Willie Stewart Community Service Scholarship
For seniors who have completed 145 Comm service hours from April 1, 2018 to
March 31, 2019
Must  also provide documented volunteer service  for grades 9-12 
essay. Application in counseling center
Attending college in the fall
Deadline: April 1, 2019

Fort Lewis Family Member Scholarship
A dependent of a service member at Fort Lewis
Deadline: March 15, 2019
Application online -  http://fortlewisscholarship.com

Pierce First! Scholarship
Deadline:April 3, 2019
Seniors planning on attending Pierce College
One page essay required 

STEM Scholarships
Planning to pursue a degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math Field.
Winner is chosen by essay 500-1000 words
Deadline: April 30, 2019
submit essay to scholarship@westernliner.com

Pierce County Pomona Grange Scholarship
2 $750 scholarships available to seniors who are enrolling in college
w/ parents who are grange members.
Deadline: April 1, 2019
Applications in counseling center scholarship book

Farm Worker Scholarship-Sea Mar 
For seniors who have worked or have parents who are farmworkers.
Enrolling in higher education in the fall, and Washington State  resident
Any question, contact the Sea Mar Scholarship Office at:

BIAW Education Program Scholarship(Building Industry)
Wa state resident seniors who will be attending vocational/technical,
or University in the fall.
various $ amounts
Deadline: May 10, 2019
contact for questions 360.352.7800
or email education@biaw.com

Kappa Alpha psi Fraternity Minority Scholarship Award
$100-$1000 award
min GPA 3.0
applicant must be planning to attend 4 yr college
Personal statement 300 words or less and 3 letters of recommendation
Deadline: April 1, 2019
Send application to:
Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, inc
Po Box 39323
Tacoma WA 98439-0323

UW Nikkei Alumni Association Scholarships
for Japanese Ancestry who attend or plan to attend UW
ranges from $2000-2500
Deadline: April 15, 2019

Edmund F Maxwell Foundation Scholarships
up to $5000 per year for students planning to attend a 4 yr college
and renewable each year. Essay, math/reading SAT scores of 1200 or more(or equivalent ACT scores)
Deadline: April 30, 2019

Master Builders Association of Pierce County -2 Scholarships
Bob Denomy Memorial Scholarship

Deadline:May 31, 2019
These scholarships are for anyone who is interested in seeking a career in the Building Industry,
for example – Construction Mgmt., Loan Officers, Realtors, Bankers, Business Mgmt, Electricians, 
Plumbers, Drywall, Painters, Landscapers, Interior Designers, Architects, Engineers, Surveyors, etc.
Applicants may apply for both scholarships. Please be aware of the deadlines for each scholarship.
Scholarships will be accepted online, mail or by email.
Students can also access applications here: https://www.mbapierce.com/scholarships

Horatio Alger Association Career and Technical Scholarship Program
For students seeking to pursue career or technical education in a post secondary environment.
Over 1000 scholarships in 2019 will be awards with a max. award of $2,500.
Deadline: June 15th, 2019

Samoan Cultural Celebration Scholarship
10 Scholarships @ $1000 each
Must be of Smaoan heritage w GPA min. of 3.0
w/ letter of acceptance to a 2 or 4yr college
Due date: June 1, 2019
apply online 

Labor and Social Justice Scholarships
For students who are committed to principles of justice, equality and diversity
and have demonstrated financial need. To attend UW. Essay.
Deadline: May 28, 2019
questions 206.543.7946