Scholarships

Name of Scholarship

Deadline

Kohls Cares Scholarship

March 15

Knights of Columbus - see counselor for application

March 

League of Women Voters - see counselor for application

April

Washington State Association for Justice

March 15

Washington State Employees Credit Union

March

Millcreek Business Association

April 1

Millcreek Garden Club- see counselor for application

April

Hearthstone Housing Foundation Scholarship Fund

March 30

Zonta Club of Everett/ Zonta Club International

March

Millcreek Rotary- see counselor for application

May

Providence General Children's Association- email memorgan66@gmail.com

April

Soroptimist International of Everett - see counselor for application

March

Seattle Post - Society of American Military Engineers

March 15

Zonta Club of Everett

March

Washington State University Cougars of Color

March

Gilda's Club Essay Contest

May 1


Competitions

 SCHOLARSHIP
 CONTACT
 OPEN  TO
 AMOUNT 
 DESCRIPTION
 DUE

AMERICAN LEGION NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL ORATORICAL CONTEST

www.legion.org

Fr, Soph, Jr, Sr

$1,500

Contest purpose is to encourage development of a greater understanding of the US constitution and help develop leadership, speaking, and analytical skills.

February


ASSOCIATION OF WASHINGTON GENERALS

www.washingtongenerals.org

Grades 9 - 12

$500

Essay contest. Describe what you believe are the 3 most important dates in Washington State history.

N/A

AYN RAND INSTITUTE "ANTHEM" ESSAY CONTEST

www.aynrand.org

Fr, Jr

$50-10,000

Applicant must demonstrate outstanding grasp of the philosophic meaning of Ayn Rand's "Fountainhead". See website for essay topic choices and details.

March

AYN RAND INSTITUTE "ANTHEM" ESSAY CONTEST

www.aynrand.org

Fr, Jr

$50-10,000

Applicant must demonstrate outstanding grasp of the philosophic meaning of Ayn Rand's "Fountainhead". See website for essay topic choices and details.

March


AYN RAND INSTITUTE "FOUNTANHEAD" ESSAY CONTEST

www.aynrand.org

Jr, Sr

$30-2,000

Applicant must demonstrate outstanding grasp of the philosophic meaning of Ayn Rand's novelette "Anthem." See website for essay topic choices and details.

April

AYN RAND INSTITUTE "FOUNTANHEAD" ESSAY CONTEST

www.aynrand.org

Jr, Sr

$30-2,000

Applicant must demonstrate outstanding grasp of the philosophic meaning of Ayn Rand's novelette "Anthem."  See website for essay topic choices and details.

April

COMMON KNOWLEDGE SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION

www.cksf.org

Grades 9 - 12

$100-$500

Competition in the biology portion of the High School Internet Challenge (HSIC). National academic quiz program, online tournament-style competition. Scholarships awarded to the top scoring students in grades 9-12.

N/A

FIRESIDE CATHOLIC PUBLISHING ESSAY SCHOLARSHIP

www.firesidecatholic.com

Top religion student

$1,000

See website, application information online.

Dec


First Freedom Center

www.firstfreedom.org

9th - 12th grade

$750 - $3,000

Essay contest examining the First Amendment and the history and relevance of religious freedom in America and the world today.

Nov

GARAVENTA AWARD

See Counselor

Jr

$250-1,000

Essay contest open to juniors at Catholic high schools in Washington and Oregon. Four best essays from each school will be submitted for consideration to judges at University of Portland. Topic: A Moment of Revelation" See material in counseling center for details.

Feb

GILDA'S CLUB SEATTLE

www.gildasclubseattle.org

Grades 9 - 12

$1,000 - $2,500

Writing contest. Topic: It's Always Something. If you have survived cancer, watched as a family member dealt with cancer, watched someone your own age go through cancer, or have ever wondered what it would be like to live with cancer, write a 500 - 2,000 word essay.

N/A

JOHN F KENNEDY PROFILE IN COURAGE ESSAY CONTEST

www.jfkcontest.org

Fr, Soph, Jr, Sr

$500-5,000

In less than 1,000 words write an essay that is original, creative, and demonstrates an understanding of political courage as described by John F Kennedy in Profiles in Courage.

January

MENSA SCHOLARSHIP ESSAY CONTEST

www.mensafoundation.org

  

See website for details

January

NATIONAL PEACE ESSAY CONTEST

www.usip.org/npec

  

See website for details

February

OPRAH'S NATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL ESSAY CONTEST

www.oprah.com/bookclub

Fr, Soph, Jr, Sr

Varies

Write an essay of 1,000 words or less on a book chosen by the book club. Check website.

February

ORDER OF THE SONS OF ITALY LEADERSHIP GRANT COMPETITION

www.osia.org

Italian descent

$5,000- 25,000

See website for details

February


SCHUBMEHL-PREIN PRIZE FOR BEST ESSAY

Google search Schubmehl-Prein Prize

HS Jr; complete and submit essay

$250-1,000

Awarded for best analysis of the social impact of a particular aspect of computing technology. Topic this year: What should be the ethical and legal responsibilities of the providers and the users of resources such as Facebook, YouTube and blogs?

May

SKIRBAL ESSAY CONTEST

635 South Harvard Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA
90005-2511

Jr, Sr

$100-5,000

50 awards, including grand prize of $5,000. Open to students in western states in grades 10-12. Enter by writing a 3-4 page paper on a current topic. Write to address provided for additional information.

March

A lengthy list of scholarship and competition opportunities is available by clicking HERE

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