Going Merry’s Washington Scholarships

Thinking about how to afford college? Scholarships are a common form of support for education and many small local scholarships go unclaimed each year. At Going Merry we bring local and statewide scholarships to you and let you fill out your applications all in one place! Make sure to take full advantage of scholarships your community has available to you.

Check out the list below of Washington specific scholarships for you to explore!

1. Friends In Resilience Scholarship

Provider: Janice Knight and the Community of Tri-Cities, Washington

Amount: Up to $5,000

This scholarship was created especially for homeless teens in the Tri-Cities area to ensure that the future generations of Tri-Cities are educated and not left behind due to lack of college funds. Everyone deserves a chance to better themselves and aide their future.

2. Oregon/SW Washington Chapter of the Association for Learning Environments (herein A4LE) Scholarship

Provider: Association for Learning Environments – Oregon/SW Washington Chapter

Amount: Up to $2,000

The Oregon and SouthWest Washington Chapter of the Association for Learning

Environments (herein A4LE) Scholarship is a competitive, merit-based scholarship program designed for graduating students who seek financial support for their pursuit of post-secondary educational opportunities in similar fields represented by members of A4LE.

3. PNACAC Student Scholarship

Provider: The Pacific Northwest Association for College Admission Counseling

Amount: Up to $1,000

PNACAC represents college admissions professionals in Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington. The Pacific Northwest Association for College Admission Counseling (PNACAC) will be awarding ten total scholarships. Five $1,000 scholarships and five $500 scholarships.

4. WaferTech Scholarship

Provider: WaferTech

Amount: Up to $1,000

WaferTech offers this scholarship as a means of support to students involved in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) studies. Graduates of any high school in the Camas or Evergreen School Districts who intend to pursue studies in a STEM-focused field may apply for this scholarship. Please make sure to include STEM-related activities in your extracurriculars.

5. Silver Star Elementary PTA Scholarship

Provider: Mountain View High School

Amount: $500

This scholarship is for a student that attended Silver Star Elementary for at least one year. This student should have performed community service during their high school years and have represented his or her school in at least one arena (arts, politics, music, sports, clubs)

You can sign up at GoingMerry.com to be matched with scholarships specially picked for you to apply for!

Know of other scholarships we should add to our site? Email us at scholarships@goingmerry.com and we will take care of the rest!

Kelly Lamano

Though always a creative, Kelly's momentum into the world of writing and publishing arrived when she attended college. She quickly learned the financial value - and cost - of honing her craft, and sought scholarships that would be crucial to not only funding, but fueling her education. She wants to help new students thrive with Going Merry's easy scholarship finder. Kelly holds a bachelor's degree in Broadcast, Print and Online Media, and a minor in Spanish from Florida Southern College.

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