College Scholarships for Washington

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$500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Alert Magazine
    P.O. Box 4833
    Boise, ID 83711
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Scholarships are awarded for the best editorials on the prevention of drug and alcohol abuse. Winning editorials will be published in Alert Magazine. Applicants must be high school students between the ages of 18 and 19 and residents of Colorado, Idaho, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Washington or Wyoming.
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$500-$2,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Washington Student Achievement Council
    917 Lakeridge Way
    P.O. Box 43430
    Olympia, WA 98504
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have financial need according to a completed Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), be residents of Washington state and enroll full-time as an undergraduate or graduate in an eligible program.
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Deadline
March 13
Amount
$2,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Washington State Association for Justice
    1809 7th Avenue #1500
    Seattle, WA 98101-1328
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be attending high school in the state of Washington and must subsequently attend college in order to receive the scholarship. Students must submit a video up to 60 seconds or a 700- to 800-word essay on the given topic on advocacy in the American justice system.
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    No
  • Offered by
    Tourism Cares
    275 Turnpike Street
    Suite 307
    Canton, MA 02021
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be permanent residents of Montana, Alaska, Oregon, Idaho or Washington and must be undergraduate students who are enrolled at an accredited postsecondary institution located in the U.S. or Canada. They must be entering the second year of a two-year program or entering the third or fourth year of a four-year program. By May of the application year, they must have completed 30 or more credits if in a two-year program or 60 or more credits if in a four-year program. They must be studying hospitality, tourism or travel and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$1,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National FFA Organization
    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be under 23 years of age and current members of FFA. Applicants must be residents of one of the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington or Wyoming. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
  • Description
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$1,275
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National FFA Organization
    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be current FFA members and high school seniors or college students planning to enroll or currently enrolled full-time. Students must be residents of Arizona, California, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota or Washington. They must be majoring in one of the following subject areas: agronomy, crop science, horticulture, nursery and landscape management, plant science, turf management, agricultural communications, public relations or sales and marketing, entomology or plant pathology. Applicants must have at least a 3.0 GPA. Students only need to complete the online application one time to be considered for all FFA-administered scholarships. The application requires information about the student's activities and a 1,000-word essay. Awards may be used for books, supplies, tuition, fees and room and board.
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Asian Pacific Community Fund
    1145 Wilshire Boulevard
    First floor
    Los Angeles, CA 90017
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be current high school seniors who plan to enroll in a U.S. accredited four-year college or university as a full-time, degree-seeking student majoring in math, engineering or science. Students must also have a minimum 3.0 unweighted GPA.
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Deadline
May 31
Amount
Varies
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Society of Women Accountants - Seattle Chapter
    800 Fifth Avenue
    Suite 101
    PMB 237
    Seattle, WA 98104
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be part-time or full-time accounting students at an accredited postsecondary institution located in Washington state. Students must have finished at least 30 semester hours (or 45 quarter hours) within four weeks of the application deadline. They must have an overall GPA of 2.0 or higher. The scholarship is open to both male and female students. Selection is based on GPA, stated career goals and financial need.
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Deadline
March 1
Amount
$5,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Seattle Foundation
    1200 Fifth Avenue
    Suite 1300
    Seattle, WA 98101-3151
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors or undergraduate students from Washington, Oregon, California, Hawaii or Alaska with demonstrated financial need. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Preference is given to students with Japanese or other Asian ancestry.
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Deadline
March 29
Amount
$1,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Association for Women in Communications - Seattle Professional Chapter
    Scholarship Chair
    P.O. Box 472
    Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Washington State residents who are college juniors, seniors or graduate students at Washington State four-year colleges. Students must major in print and broadcast journalism, television and radio production, film advertising, public relations, marketing, graphic design, multimedia design, photography or technical communication. Selection is based on demonstrated excellence in communications, contributions toward communications, scholastic achievement, financial need and work samples.
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Deadline
April 1
Amount
$1,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen
    3341 S. 112th Street
    Omaha, NE 68144-4709
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be the children of both a Grand International Auxiliary (GIA) and BLE member (living or deceased) and enrolled or accepted by an accredited university, college or institute of higher learning. If the applicant is a graduate student or returning to school as a sophomore, junior or senior, he or she must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Selection is based on academic record, leadership, character and personal achievement. Applicants must have a parent participating in the IWC.
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Indian Science and Engineering Society
    P.O. Box 9828
    Albuquerque, NM 87119-9828
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must reside in one of the following states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota or Washington. Applicants must also major in one of the following areas: business, engineering, math, medicine/health administration, natural/physical sciences, technology or education and belong to AISES.
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Deadline
Varies
Amount
$2,500 - $14,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Costco
    Student Financial Services
    USVC 105
    Seattle, WA 98122
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are African American, Latino or Native American. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA in high school and register to be full-time students at Seattle University or the University of Washington.
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Deadline
January 15
Amount
Varies
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Deadline
April 30
Amount
Up to $5,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Edmund F. Maxwell Foundation
    P.O. Box 22537
    Seattle, WA 98122-0537
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be from Western Washington, plan to attend an accredited independent school that is primarily not tax-funded and have a minimum SAT score of 1200. Students must submit a FAFSA form and demonstrate financial need.
  • Description
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Deadline
March 1
Amount
$1,000-$2,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Grange Insurance Association
    Scholarship Committee
    P.O. Box 21089
    Seattle, WA 98111-3089
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be current Grange Insurance Group (GIG) policyholders (or children or grandchildren of GIG policyholders) in California, Colorado, Idaho, Oregon, Washington or Wyoming; Grange members (or children or grandchildren of Grange members) or children or grandchildren of current GIG employees and residents in California, Colorado, Idaho, Oregon, Washington and Wyoming. Applicants can apply for scholarships in either academic or vocational studies. Three of the awards will be for students wishing to pursue vocational studies and 22 will be for academic studies. The top scoring student in each category receives $1,500 and each additional winner receives $1,000. Scholarships may be used toward a certificate or degree in a recognized profession or vocation, including community colleges, business colleges and technical institutes, as well as institutions offering an academic degree program. Vocational scholarships are intended for use at community colleges, technical or business schools or other institutions that offer vocational training which does not lead to a two- or four-year academic degree. Selection is based on academic achievement and essays.
  • Description
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Deadline
April 1
Amount
$500-$2,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Incight Education
    310 S.W. 4th Avenue
    Suite 530
    Portland, OR 97204
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have a documented disability that may include physical, learning or cognitive. Students must also attend a trade school, college or university on a full-time basis. Recipients are placed with internships related to their field of study.
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Deadline
Varies
Amount
$2,000
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Deadline
March 1
Amount
$3,000
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Deadline
June 30
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Varies
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National Association for Campus Activities
    13 Harbison Way
    Columbia, SC 29212
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must hold a significant campus leadership position and demonstrate significant leadership skills and abilities. Students must also be making significant contributions through on- or off-campus volunteering and must attend school in Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon or Washington.
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$2,500
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    No
  • Offered by
    National FFA Organization
    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must reside in one of the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Vermont, Washington, West Virginia or Wisconsin. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required as well as participation in community service, financial need and leadership ability. Majors not accepted include dietetics, food service, public service, packaging, parks and recreation studies, biosciences, technology, engineering, marine biology and natural resource management. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
January 31
Amount
$2,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Radio Relay League Foundation
    225 Main Street
    Newington, CT 06111
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have at least a general ham radio license, be residents of the ARRL Northwest Division (Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon or Washington), be working for a bachelor's or graduate degree, have a minimum 3.0 GPA and have demonstrated interest in promoting the Amateur Radio Service.
  • Description
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$2,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National FFA Organization
    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be working toward four-year degrees in specific areas of agriculture including public service and administration, agribusiness management, range/soil science, public communications, plant or animal breeding and genetics, education, plant pathology, journalism, technology, extension, mechanization, public relations, finance, economics, sales, marketing or engineering. Applicants must also be residents of one of the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, Wisconsin or Wyoming. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
June 1
Amount
Varies
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Medical Group Management Association
    104 Inverness Terrace East
    Englewood, CO 80112
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be residents of one of the MGMA Western Section states, namely Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington or Wyoming. They must be undergraduate or graduate students who are enrolled in a degree program relating to medical practice management (such as public health, business administration or health care administration). Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
April 30
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Varies
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Northwest Danish Foundation
    Meridian Office Building
    1833 North 105th Street, Suite 101
    Seattle, WA 98133
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be residents of or enrolled in accredited schools in Oregon or Washington. Applicants must also be NWDA members (or have a family membership if under 18 years of age). Through travel, field of study, study abroad, heritage or life experience, applicants must clearly be able to illustrate their connection to Denmark. The NWDA scholarship must be used in seeking an academic degree, vocational degree, re-training for employment or training for an career in the arts. Those who have participated in NWDA activities or programs will be given preference.
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Deadline
Varies
Amount
Full tuition
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges
    P.O. Box 42495
    1300 Quince Street SE
    Olympia, WA 98504-2495
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be adult students with financial need who are attending a community or technical college and who have a minimum 2.0 GPA. The grant provides funding for up to 45 credits over a maximum of three years and up to $1,000 for books and supplies per year. In addition, there are support services such as tutoring, career advising, emergency transportation and emergency child care.
  • Description
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Deadline
Varies
Amount
$3,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Washington Student Achievement Council
    917 Lakeridge Way
    P.O. Box 43430
    Olympia, WA 98504
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have spent one year or more in foster care since their 16th birthdays, be Washington residents who will enroll at least half-time in an eligible college by their 22nd birthdays, not have earned a bachelor's degree and not be seeking a degree in theology.
  • Description
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Deadline
May 24
Amount
$1,000
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Deadline
January 14
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Varies
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National Student Nurses' Association
    45 Main Street
    Suite 606
    Brooklyn, NY 11201
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens, permanent residents or resident aliens. They must be enrolled in a nursing degree program at a school located in Georgia (graduate students only), Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Jersey (graduate students only), Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Washington, certain areas in California, certain areas in Texas or certain areas in Florida. Selection is based on academic merit, involvement in community health and financial need.
  • Description
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Deadline
March 16
Amount
$1,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Independent Colleges of Washington
    600 Stewart Street
    Suite 600
    Seattle, WA 98101
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be attending an Independent Colleges of Washington (ICW) member institution, namely Whitworth University, St. Martin's University, Gonzaga University, Pacific Lutheran University, Whitman College, University of Puget Sound, Walla Walla University, Heritage University, Seattle University or Seattle Pacific University. They must be rising undergraduate juniors or seniors who are majoring in business or a related subject and must demonstrate financial need. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
November 17
Amount
$4,000
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Deadline
March 5
Amount
$1,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Simon Youth Foundation
    225 W. Washington Street
    Indianapolis, IN 46204
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors who plan to attend an accredited two- or four-year college, university or technical/vocational school full-time. Scholarships are awarded without regard to race, color, creed, religion, gender, disability or national origin, and recipients are selected on the basis of financial need, academic record, potential to succeed, participation in school and community activities, honors, work experience, a statement of career and educational goals and an outside appraisal. Awards are given at every Simon mall in the U.S.
  • Description
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Deadline
April 1
Amount
$1,000-$5,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA)
    435 Main Avenue South
    Renton, WA 98057
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors, have a minimum GPA of 3.2 and participate in a WIAA high school sport or activity during the current school year. Applicants must also be dairy consumers. Selection will be based on academic achievement, leadership and community service.
  • Description
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Deadline
Varies
Amount
Up to $10,868
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Washington Student Achievement Council
    917 Lakeridge Way
    P.O. Box 43430
    Olympia, WA 98504
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Washington residents who have a family income of 70 percent or less of the state median, enroll at least half-time as an undergraduate student in an eligible program and be pursuing a certificate, associate's degree or bachelor's degree.
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Deadline
Varies
Amount
Varies
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Deadline
February 28
Amount
Up to $5,000
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Deadline
January 1
Amount
$1,200
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Deadline
June 30
Amount
Full tuition plus fee for books
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Washington Student Achievement Council
    917 Lakeridge Way
    P.O. Box 43430
    Olympia, WA 98504
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Washington students in the seventh or eighth grades who are eligible for free or reduced-price lunch, and they must sign a pledge to participate in the program. The student's family income must be 65 percent or less of the state's median income when he or she graduates high school, and his or her GPA must be 2.0 or higher in order to receive the scholarship.
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Deadline
December 15
Amount
Up to $5,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Legion, Department of Washington
    P.O. Box 3917
    Lacey, WA 98509
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school students under the age of 20 who are U.S. citizens or legal residents and residents of the state. Students first give an oration within their state and winners compete at the national level. The oration must be related to the Constitution of the United States focusing on the duties and obligations citizens have to the government. It must be in English and be between eight and ten minutes. There is also an assigned topic which is posted on the website, and it should be between three and five minutes.
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Washington State Auto Dealers Association
    P.O. Box 58170
    Seattle, WA 98138
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Recipients must be Washington state residents who are majoring in business or a related field or graduate students who have received the award as undergraduates. Preference is given to minority students. Students attending Gonzaga University, Heritage University, Pacific Lutheran University, Saint Martin's University, Seattle Pacific University, Seattle University, University of Puget Sound, Walla Walla University, Whitman College or Whitworth University are eligible.
  • Description
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Deadline
March 9
Amount
$2,000-$4,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    College Success Foundation
    1605 NW Sammamish Road
    Suite 100
    Issaquah, WA 98027
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors, have a minimum 2.0 GPA, have resided in Washington for at least three years prior to graduation and plan to enroll full-time in an eligible Washington public or private college or university.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
April 30
Amount
$1,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Washington State PTA
    2003 65th Avenue West
    Tacoma, WA 98466-6215
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must meet maximum household income requirements and be entering their freshman year of college. Academic performance and community service are also considered.
  • Description
  • How to apply
Deadline
March 14
Amount
$2,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Washington State Association for Justice
    1809 7th Avenue #1500
    Seattle, WA 98101-1328
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be residents of Washington state who are attending high school at the time of application and have achieved advanced placement toward a degree. They must have financial need, and they must have overcome a disability, handicap or similar challenge. They must plan to use their education to help people.
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