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

April Deadlines: 
Student-View Scholarship (Deadline: April 30, 2020) Amount: $500-$5,000
Sports Unlimited Scholarship (Deadline: April 30, 2020) Amount: $1,000
Lt Col Romeo and Josephine Bass Ferretti Scholarship  (Deadline: April 30, 2020) Amount: $5,000

May Deadlines:
Visionary Scholarship (Deadline: May 1, 2020) Amount: $1,000-$5,000
Associate Home Loans Scholarship (Deadline: May 1, 2020) Amount: $1,000
Faith Hope and Love Jesus Inc. College Scholarship (Deadline: May 1, 2020) Amount: $500
Washington Thoroughbred Foundation Scholarship (Deadline: May 1, 2020) Amount: $5,000/year
Brower Youth Awards (Deadline: May 1, 2020) Amount: $3,000
Great Communicator Debate Series (Competition: May 2, 2020) Amount: Varies
Hollywood Lights Theatre Scholarship (Deadline: May 4, 2020) Amount: $5,000
Kim Momb Home Building Scholarship (Deadline: May 8, 2020) Amount: varies
Mometrix College Scholarship (Deadline: May 13, 2020) Amount: $1,000
Edmund F. Maxwell Foundation Scholarship (Deadline: May 15, 2020) Amount: $5,000/year
College Christian Leadership Scholarship (Deadline: May 16, 2020) Amount: varies
B. Davis Scholarship (Deadline: May 22, 2020) Amount: $1,000

June Deadlines: 
JASNA Essay Contest (Deadline: June 1, 2020) Amount: $250-$1,000