Scholarships for West Seattle HS Students
Scholarship Opportunities for WSHS students:
UW Nikkei Scholarship– open to students of Japanese ancestry planning to attend UW
Seattle Foundation Scholarships (most applications available on www.washboard.org)
Carkeek Scholarship– for SPS graduates. Must have 2.0 GPA and plan to enroll in a public college in the state of Washington
UCLA Alumni Scholarship – for WSHS students planning to attend UCLA
Seattle International District Rotary – (2) scholarships available, worth $2000 each.
West Seattle Rotary Club – Past Presidents’ Scholarship – DUE APRIL 15, 2021
The Rotary Club of West Seattle invites you to apply for this $6,000 scholarship if you arenot a Rotarian or a member of a Rotarian’s immediate family and if any one of the following categories apply to you:
- You are a graduating senior from a high school in the West Seattle area who wishes to earn a 4-year degree.
- You live in the West Seattle area and are graduating from a high school outside of the West Seattle area and wish to earn a 4-year degree.
- You live in the West Seattle area and are transferring from a 2-year program to a 4-year college/university seeking a bachelor’s degree.
- You live in the West Seattle area and have recently earned a bachelor’s degree and wish to work toward a higher degree.
Application on: West Seattle Rotary (please mail a paper copy or email your completed application to the Rotary’s Youth Services Chair
Atsuhiko Tateuchi Memorial Scholarship
This $5,000 renewable scholarship is available to students from the Pacific Rim states of California, Oregon, Washington, Alaska and Hawaii; preference will be given to students of Japanese or other Asian ancestry, including multi-ethnic Asians. Application on: theWashBoard
Blacks at Microsoft (BAM) Scholarship
The mission of Blacks as Microsoft (BAM) African American Heritage Scholarship is to encourage and enable black high school students to go to college, realize the impact technology has on the world and target a career in the technology industry. There is potential for a renewal of $5,000 for up to four years for a total of $20,000. Five scholarship runners-up will be eligible for a $1,500 BAM technology stipend based on need. Application on: SurveyMonkey Apply
E. Boucher Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established to honor and support Engineering students studying at University of Washington, Washington State University, University of Oregon, and Oregon State University. This is a one-time scholarship for $3,000 dollars. Application on: theWashBoard
Doyne M. Green Scholarship (Graduate Studies)
Supporting female graduate students of medicine, law, social service, or public service, this scholarship assists current graduate students who study at public universities in the State of Washington with a renewable $4,000 scholarship. Application on: theWashBoard
Greater Seattle (WA) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated Scholarship
The Greater Seattle (WA) Chapter of the Links, Incorporated was established in 1955 with a commitment to enriching, sustaining, and ensuring the identities, culture, and economic survival of African-Americans and persons of African descent. Scholarships will be awarded to qualified high school seniors of African American descent who reside in King, Snohomish, Kitsap, Clallum and Jefferson counties, are U.S. citizens and demonstrate exemplary leadership in their family, school and the African American Community. Scholarship awards up to $15,000. Application on: SurveyMonkey Apply
Joan Hill Scholarship
The Joan Hill Scholarship is available to students in the greater Seattle area who demonstrate financial need. Preference will be given to students who have been displaced from their home or have overcome hardship. Scholarship amount varies. Application on: theWashBoard
Lambeth Family Scholarship
This scholarship, designed to honor and financially support students pursuing a degree in engineering, natural sciences, mathematics, computer science or business, supports high school seniors in Washington State who will study at a public university, community college or technical school. This scholarship varies from $1,000 to $3,000 and is renewable for up to 4 years. Application on: theWashBoard
Microsoft disAbility Scholarship
The disAbility Scholarship at Microsoft delivers on the mission of Microsoft’s cross disability employee resource group to empower and enable people with disabilities. This scholarship enables high school students with disabilities to go to college and target a career in the technology industry. In addition, we hope to contribute to increasing the pool of persons living with a disability enrolling in higher education and, in the long term, decrease the unemployment bias for this demographic. There is potential for a renewal of $5,000 for up to four years for a total of $20,000. Application on: