May 2022

Financial Aid – Get Help!

2022-05-19T13:11:40-07:00May 16th, 2022|Career Center News, enroll, Future Me Homepage, Scholarships|

FAFSA / WASFA Workshop and Paying for College Sessions presented by Clark College (virtual) Come to this workshop to learn more about these two important financial aid applications for college and technical schools and what it means to complete them! You will learn how and when you should apply, what information is needed as well [...]

Feb 2022

Oregon / SW Washington Chapter Scholarship Award (LOCAL!)

2022-02-25T15:09:14-08:00February 14th, 2022|Career Center News, enroll, Future Me Homepage, Scholarships|

This local $2,500 scholarship is designed for seniors to help them pursue most post-secondary educational opportunities (trade school, college or university).  AND who doesn't NEED the $$$?!? Eligibility: Open to local high school seniors who have ALREADY been accepted into a college, university or trade school 500-word essay or video or digital resource on the [...]

Jan 2022

Local Scholarships

2022-01-27T10:38:37-08:00January 19th, 2022|Career Center News, enroll, Future Me Homepage, Scholarships|

Community Foundation of Southwest Washington (CFSWW) manages local scholarships available to high school seniors that will graduate this Spring!  Their process has changed a little, but fear not, there are still MANY local scholarship opportunities! Students complete a general application with eligibility questions embedded in the online application. Once the general questions are answered, any [...]

Dec 2021

How to Avoid Scholarship Scams

2022-01-04T09:50:31-08:00December 15th, 2021|Career Center News, employ, enroll, Future Me Homepage, Gain experience, Scholarships|

Searching for scholarships may feel like a job and families should treat it as such! It takes good research, organization and dedicated time to score a scholarship. Post secondary education can be very expensive and scholarships are a great way to help cover some of those expenses. Over 180,000 student athletes are awarded $3.6 BILLION [...]

Sep 2021

Career & Technical Scholarship (CTS) DEADLINE: 10/24/21

2021-10-06T09:29:05-07:00September 29th, 2021|Career Center News, enroll, Future Me Homepage, Scholarships|

The Career and Technical Scholarship (CTS) supports Washington students on their path to high-demand trade, STEM and health care occupations. To be eligible, scholars must enroll in an approved program, such as welding, manufacturing or IT, at one of Washington’s 34 community and technical colleges (NOT eligible for bachelor's degree). Scholars are eligible to receive [...]

Sep 2021

Coca-Cola Scholars Program

2021-09-29T12:24:39-07:00September 28th, 2021|Career Center News, enroll, Future Me Homepage, Scholarships|

The Coca-Cola Scholars $20,000 scholarship can be used over 10 years at accredited US colleges and universities!  The Coca-Cola Foundation awards 150 $20,000 scholarships each year to applicants who demonstrate exceptional commitment and impact in their schools and communities through leadership and service. Phase 1 applicants require: No essays No recommendations No ACT/SAT scores No [...]

Sep 2021

Seniors – A Timeline for College

2021-09-28T10:32:29-07:00September 23rd, 2021|Career Center News, enroll, Future Me Homepage, Scholarships|

Not sure when to start the college application process? Check out this timeline for senior year! SEPTEMBER ALL ABOUT FAFSA / ALL ABOUT WASFA Prepare to apply for the FAFSA or WASFA so you are ready when the applications open on October 1!  Need assistance completing your financial aid application?  Attend a financial aid event [...]

Sep 2021

The College Bound Scholarship

2021-09-23T14:00:43-07:00September 23rd, 2021|Career Center News, enroll, Future Me Homepage, Scholarships|

The College Bound Scholarship is a commitment of state financial aid to eligible students and is a four-year scholarship.  To earn the College Bound Scholarship, students must do the following: Fulfill the scholarship pledge requirements and meet state residency requirements. Complete a financial aid application in their senior year of high school and each year they are in college [...]

Sep 2021

$5,000 Scholarship

2021-09-14T10:02:02-07:00September 13th, 2021|Career Center News, enroll, Future Me Homepage, Scholarships|

High school seniors are eligible for this $5,000 Walter Morales Scholarship for Urban Education Improvement by writing a 1,000 word essay on the following: “Think about the unique challenges that face urban schools.  Urban schools are marked by higher concentrations of poverty, greater racial and ethnic diversity, larger concentrations of immigrant populations, language diversity, and [...]

Jul 2021

Attending a Historically Black College or University?

2021-07-30T10:29:53-07:00July 26th, 2021|Career Center News, enroll, Future Me Homepage, Scholarships|

The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) | GEICO HBCU Changemakers Scholarship is proud to offer financial assistance to outstanding students attending one of the Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and Predominantly Black Institutions (PBIs). Four (4) scholars will be selected to receive a need-based scholarship up to $10,250 for the 2021-2022 academic school year [...]

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