Scholarships are the big neutralizers when it comes to funding your college education. There are millions of dollars worth of scholarships out there, and you can find them ranging from $100-$40,000+! The great thing about scholarships is that they are not just given to students for grades. You could receive a scholarship for knowing about fire sprinklers, being too tall, winning a marble tournament, being a member of Star Trek's Starfleet, or having the best duct taped dress at prom.
It does take some work on your end, but we want to help!
UW Bothell Scholarships
If you are planning on applying to UW Bothell, please be aware of the scholarships that we provide. To qualify for UW Bothell's Merit Scholarships, you must apply by the Priority Application Deadline of January 15, 2015.
Nationwide Scholarship Search
Scholarships search engines are great for finding a number of different scholarships, which you could qualify for, based on the information that you provide. The top two search engines are:
Local Scholarship Search
Find Scholarships in the Washington area that are geared towards Washington residents.
Other Scholarship Opportunities
The College Bound Scholarship program encourages low-income, middle school students to choose a path that will lead to educational success after high school. The College Bound Scholarship will combine with other state financial aid you receive to cover the average tuition (at comparable public college rates) some fees, and a small book allowance. Students may sign up in the 7th or 8th grade, and only need to apply once. The deadline for all applicants is June 30 at the end of their 8th grade year.
The O Wines Opportunity for Success Scholarship fund provides scholarships to low income, capable young women so they can achieve their greatest potential through education. Scholarships are available to High School Senior females nationwide with US citizenship that are entering their freshman year of college and are enrolled in a four year program. Applicants must have a minimum GPA and meet established criteria. Each O Wines Opportunity for Success Scholarship is $20,000, given in $5,000 increments annually over 4 years.