Ferndale Schools Scholarships List

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  • Coolidge Scholarship Program
    Due_Date : 2018-01-24
    Amount : Full Ride Tuition/Room/Board
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Juniors

    The Coolidge Scholarship is an annually awarded, full-ride, presidential scholarship that covers a student’s tuition, room, board, and expenses for four years of undergraduate study. The Coolidge may be used by recipients at any accredited American college or university. Anyone of any background, pursuing any academic discipline of study, may apply to this non-partisan, need-blind, ...

  • Redfin Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-01-31
    Amount : $2,500
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors

    Who We Are

    Redfin is the next-generation real estate brokerage, combining our own full-service agents with modern technology to redefine real estate in the customer’s favor. Founded in Seattle, Redfin expanded to San Francisco ...

  • Jackie Robinson Foundation
    Due_Date : 2018-02-01
    Amount : Amounts Vary
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Minority Seniors

    Student must be a minority, plan to attend an accredited and approved four year institution in the US, show leadership potential, demonstrate a commitment to community service and show financial need.  Must have a minimum SAT score of 1,000 combined math and critical reading or an ACT composite score of 21 or higher.

  • American Indian Endowed Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-02-01
    Amount : Amount Varies
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors who are American Indian

    American Indian Endowed Scholarship applications are now available through ReadySetGrad.  Applicant must:     Have close social and cultural ties to American Indian tribe or community in  WA     Intend to use his or her education to benefit the American Indian community in WA     Demonstrated financial Need

    http://www.readysetgrad.org/college/american-indian-endowed-scholarship

    Application opens January 1, 2018

  • Truman D. Picard Scholarship Program/Intertribal Timber Council
    Due_Date : 2018-02-07
    Amount : $2000
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors who are Native American/Alaskan Native

    Native American/Alaskan Native students planning to pursue a degree in Natural Resources, who is committed to education, community and culture and demonstrate financial need are eligible to apply.

    http://www.itcnet.org/

     

     

     

  • Better Business Bureau Scholarship: Students of Integrity
    Due_Date : 2018-02-13
    Amount : $10,000
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors with 3.0+ GPA - must make a video

    Better Business Bureau serving the Northwest will be offering the Students of Integrity Scholarship.  This scholarship is for trade schools, community college and four-year colleges.  To apply, you will need to fill out an online application and create a 90 second YouTube video about how the BBB can help them make better decisions.  Must have ...

  • The Fair Chance Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-02-19
    Amount : $3,000
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors with GPA of 2.7+

    The Fair Chance Scholarship is awarded to fourteen students from across the state of Washington pursuing higher education at an accredited two or four year college, university or trade/technical school. Students must be either a graduating high school senior or an adult learner/returning student. All applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.7. Applicants ...

  • Dollars for Scholars
    Due_Date : 2018-02-19
    Amount : Amounts vary
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors attending a technical or community college or 4-year college/university

    In 2017, over 150 Whatcom County High School students received $165,000 in scholarships through this program.  YOU could be one of the 2018 recipients.

    Scholarships for technical and community college, 4-year college/university.  There is something for everyone!  Apply now.

    How to apply:

    Whatcom Dollars For Scholars

    Set up profile; Parents must complete financial information sections; Review ...

  • Masonic Charities (Academic, Vocational and Legacy) Scholarships
    Due_Date : 2018-02-24
    Amount : Amounts vary
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors

    Academic:  Seniors who are planning to attend a 4 year college with financial need are encouraged to apply – priority is given to first generation college students

    Vocational: Students entering a vocational track and planning to complete a two or four year course of study at a technical college are encouraged to apply.

    Legacy: Public high school ...

  • Whatcom Community College Foundation Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-02-26
    Amount : Amounts Vary
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors Planning to Attend WCC

    Seniors who are interested in attending WCC next fall are encouraged to apply for the Whatcom Community College Foundation Scholarships.  There will be a WCC Workshop on January 31 from 4-5 pm at the Heiner Theater (237 W. Kellogg Rd, Bellingham, WA 98226).  All attendees will be entered in the drawing for 3 $500 scholarships ...

  • Leadership 1000 Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-02-28
    Amount : $1,500-$5,000
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors: low income

    To be eligible:  Plan to attend, or currently be attending, an eligible four-year college or university in Washington state. (Students attending a community or technical college will be considered if they are transferring to an eligible four-year college/university for the fall of 2018, or if they are planning to complete a bachelor’s degree ...

  • Washington Draft Horse and Mule Association: Patricia Haglin Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-02-28
    Amount : $500
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors planning to pursue an agriclutral major

    The Patricia Haglin Scholarship fund was set up in 1993 to promote agricultural education in Washington State and to promote draft horses and mules to the young people who are our future audience and exhibitors.  Applicants must have a 3.0+ GPA and be either a high school senior or continuing college student who are attending ...

  • Washington State Opportunity Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-02-28
    Amount : $2,500-$7,500
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors with GPA of 2.75+ planning to study STEMs or Health Care

    Seniors with a 2.75+ GPA, are WA residents, pursuing a 4 year degree with low-middle income and are pursing high demand occupations (STEM or Health Care) are eligible to apply.  Must complete FAFSA.  Scholarship is renewable for up to 5 years.

    http://waopportunityscholarship.org/

     

  • Print and Graphic Scholarship Foundation
    Due_Date : 2018-03-01
    Amount : $1,000-$5,000
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors planning to pursue a career in print or graphics

    Scholarship awards vary in amount from $1,000 to $5,000 per academic year, in most cases, for up to four years. In addition, all current recipients are given an honorary membership in the Printing Industries of America for the duration of their studies.

    Must have 3.0+ GPA and SAT or ACT scores are required.  See website for ...

  • PNW Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation
    Due_Date : 2018-03-01
    Amount : Amounts Vary
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors whose parents are/were Marines or navy Corpsmen

    The Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation is the Nation’s oldest and largest provider of need-based scholarships to military children.  Our scholarships are for the children of Marines and eligible Navy Corpsmen pursuing a post-secondary education at any accredited school – technical or community college, or 4 year university.  Application must be completed online.

    https://www.mcsf.org/

  • United Steel Workers Fallen Workers Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-03-01
    Amount : Up to $6,000
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors whose parent is a USW Local 12-591 member

    Seniors in Whatcom, Skagit, Snohomish or Island Counties, who are children of members of USW LOcal 12-591 and planning to attend a technical or community college or 4 year college/university are encouraged to apply.

    See website for more details: http://www.usw12-591.org/scholarships.html

  • American Legion Auxiliary Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-03-01
    Amount : $500-$5,000
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors - see website

    Washington State and National scholarships are available through the American Legion Auxiliary, Department of Washington.  For example: Marguerite Mc’Alpin Memorial Scholarship: High School Seniors and Nursing Students; Susan Burdett Scholarship – for girls who attended Evergreen Girls State; Florence Lemcke Memorial Scholarship in Fine Arts; Department of Gift Scholarship

    Applications must be PRINTED and mailed in. 

  • Deming Logging Show Auxiliary Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-03-01
    Amount : $500
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors who are connected to the Deming Logging Show

    The Deming Logging Show will grant a number of scholarship awards in the amount of $500 to a graduating high school senior who will be attending a community college, university or vocational school.   Students who family members are Whatcom County Loggers or Deming Logging Show members or Deming Logging Show volunteers are eligible.

    Deming Logging ...

  • Washington School Retirees’ Association
    Due_Date : 2018-03-02
    Amount : $900-$2500
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors with a 3.0+ GPA and planning to pursue a career in education

    The Washington State School Retirees’ Association invites seniors who have a 3.0+ GPA to apply for this scholarship.  These awards are given to students who wish to have a career in the “field of education.”  Their degree could be any one of these majors: teacher, counselor, speech therapist, occupational therapist or psychologist.

    WSSRA ...

  • Masonic Scholar-Citizen Award Program
    Due_Date : 2018-03-05
    Amount : $600-$1,500
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Juniors

    The Masonic Education Council annually recognizes outstanding members of the Junior Class of each public high school in Whatcom County.  Any junior student may enter this competition by submitting an application to her or his counselor on or before March 5, 2018.  Applications will be awarded points based on scholastic achievement, community service, citizenship and ...

  • Ewing C Kelly Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-03-10
    Amount : $2,500
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors

    The Ewing C. Kelly Scholarship is designed to reward students who demonstrate good citizenship while striving to attain their academic goals. Applicants will be judged on their academic merit, extra-curricular achievements–both scholastically and in their community–and financial need.

    Eligibility: 1) Applicant must be accepted, or have an application pending, at an ...

  • Cancer Unwrapped – writing contest
    Due_Date : 2018-03-11
    Amount : $1,000
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : 9-12

    The Cancer Unwrapped High School Writing Contest invites students to submit essays about their experience with cancer for the opportunity to win $1,000.  Winning essays will be well-written, compelling and emotionally honest.

    Details: open to grades 9-12 in WA State, must be between 500-2,000 words and submitted by March 11

    Prompt:  The goal of the Cancer Unwrapped ...

  • North Cascades Concert Band: Keith Eide Memorial Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-03-16
    Amount : $1,000
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors planning to pursue Music or Music Education at a 4 year college/university

    The Keith Eide Memorial Scholarship is named for the founder and first conductor of our band.   To apply for this scholarship, you must be a high school or university student who is studying or planning to study Music or Music Education at a 4 year college or university.  You must have particular interest and aptitude ...

  • Assistance League of Bellingham Enrichment Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-03-28
    Amount : Up to $900
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : 9-11

    Assistance League of Bellingham is offering up to $900 for 9-11 grade students who are planning to participate in a summer enrichment program.  The program is selected by the students.  Acceptable programs include art, business, chess, dance, debate, drama, computers, ecology, journalism, language study, leadership, math, music, science, engineering and college preview or readiness and ...

  • Sisu Children’s Fund
    Due_Date : 2018-03-30
    Amount : $1,000 (or $2,500 if attending BTC)
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors who have or had a medical problem or physical disability

    Each year Sisu Children’s Fund offers a $1,000 scholarship to a graduating senior, or a $2,500 scholarship to a senior who will attend Bellingham Technical College.

    The qualifications for this scholarship are that the student must have or had a medical problem or physical disability.  We feel this is an area that needs to be addressed ...

  • Ferndale Fine and Performing Arts Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-03-30
    Amount : 2 @ $1,000 each
    available_for : Ferndale_High
    Grade_Level : Seniors involved in Ferndale Performing Arts Program

    This scholarship is for students who have 3 years or more in the Ferndale Performing Arts Program (including 1 year as their senior year), have financial need, and be planning to pursue a Bachelor’s in Arts or Science.  See application for more details.

    Ferndale Fine and Performing Arts Senior Scholarship App 2018

  • National Hispanic Scholarship Fund
    Due_Date : 2018-03-30
    Amount : $500-$5,000
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors who are Hispanic or Latino with 3.5+ GPA

    Seniors who are at least 1/4 Hispanic or Latino with a 3.5+ GPA and US Citizen or Resident, who are planning to attend college full time next fall, who have completed the FAFSA and have taken the PSAT are encouraged to apply.  All majors are accepted, but emphasis on STEM majors is preferred.

  • Whatcom Women in Business Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-03-31
    Amount : $4,000
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Female Seniors

    WWiB promotes a positive image of professional women in business while developing leadership skills, strength through mutual support, mentoring and opportunities for professionalism and mentoring.  Scholarship recipients will be required to volunteer 10 hours with Whatcom Women in Business or other eligible non-profit.

    WWIB Scholarship App-2018

  • Smart Choices Scholarship Program
    Due_Date : 2018-04-01
    Amount : $1,000-$5,000
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Senior athletes

    The WIAA, Dairy Farmers of Washington and Les Schwab Tires are pleased to announce the 6th annual Smart Choices College Scholarship which will recognize one female and one male high school student for their achievements in athletics/activities, the community and the classroom with a $5,000 college scholarship to a college or university of their choice.

    In ...

  • Larson Gross Accountants for Tomorrow Merit Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-04-02
    Amount : $1,000
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Senior planning to pursue a career in accounting

    Is accounting in your future?

    Being connected in the neighborhoods where we live and work is important to us. We’re dedicated to strengthening our community; building lasting relationships and helping promising students pursue their dreams. That’s why we offer the Larson Gross Accountants of Tomorrow Merit Scholarship.

    This year we are offering two $1,000 scholarships to area ...

  • Kiwanis Youth Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-04-03
    Amount : $500
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors with 2.5+ GPA

    THE AWARD: The Ferndale Kiwanis Youth Scholarship was established on July 27, 1983 as a living memorial to Ernest R. Johnson, founder of the Kiwanis Club of Ferndale, Washington in January of 1972. He was a friend of the entire community.

    REQUIREMENTS: Must be a Ferndale School District graduating senior with a minimum GPA of 2.5. ...

  • IBEW Local 191 Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-04-06
    Amount : $500 (20 available)
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors planning to pursue a technical degree in Construction

    Students who are pursing a technical degree in Construction Related Fields at a community or technical college are eligible to apply.

    2018 IBEW Local 191 Scholarship Packet

  • Central Elementary School PTO Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-04-10
    Amount : $500
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors who attended Central Elementary for 3+ years

    The purpose of this scholarship is to acknowledge and support the pursuit of higher education in students who once attended Central Elementary School.  Must have attended Central Elementary School for 3+ years, be graduating from Ferndale High School or Windward High School, and have a 3.0+ GPA.

    Central PTO Scholarship Application 2018

  • Cascadia Elementary PTO Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-04-11
    Amount : $500
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors who attended Cascadia Elementary for 3+ years

    Seniors who attended Cascadia Elementary for 3+ years, who are graduating from FHS or WHS with a 3.0+ GPA are eligible to apply.

    Cascadia Scholarship Application 2018

  • Ferndale Association of Administrative Assistants
    Due_Date : 2018-04-12
    Amount : Up to $1,500
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors who have attend FHS for at least 2 years of high school

    The FAAA Scholarship Award Program provides financial assistance to deserving seniors of the Ferndale School District to help them to continue their education after high school.  Scholarships are awarded based on academic achievement, citizenship (including character, leadership and service) and financial need.  Students must have attended FHS for at least 2 years to be eligible.

  • Something to Smile About Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-04-13
    Amount : $1,000
    available_for : Ferndale_High
    Grade_Level : Seniors

    Premier Dental Center is offering a $1,000 scholarship to a Ferndale High School Senior who is planning to further his/her education.  This scholarship is available to students entering a vocational or community college, or a 4 year university.

    Something to Smile About Scholarship Application updated

    https://dentistferndale.com/scholarship/

  • Ferndale Public School Employees: Terry Ebright Memorial Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-04-13
    Amount : $800
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors with 3.0 GPA and attended FHS for 2+ years

    This scholarship is to support the pursuit of education of graduating seniors of the Ferndale School District.  Scholarships are awarded based on academics, citizenship, and financial need.  Priority is given to dependents of Ferndale PSE Employees (Food Service and Para Educators), must have attended Ferndale High School for at least two years, must have a ...

  • Republican Women of Whatcom County 2018 Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-04-14
    Amount : $500
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Senior with 3.0+ GPA

    The Republican Women of Whatcom County (RWWC) will award one $500 scholarship to a graduating high school senior to further her or his education at an accredited college, university or vocational school.

    This year’s essay prompt is: “Which Conservative Woman in US History or Present Day Do you Admire and Why?”

    2018_RWWC Scholarship_2018

  • Jamie Vermeulen Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-04-15
    Amount : $2,500
    available_for : Ferndale_High
    Grade_Level : Senior who has lettered for at least 2 years in a school sport

    The Jamie Vermeulen Memorial Scholarship was created as a continual memorial to Jamie by his family and friends. Jamie would have wanted a deserving Ferndale High School senior to have assistance in order to advance his/her education to the university level. Jamie’s plan was to attend WSU. To be eligible, applicants must demonstrate financial need, ...

  • Ferndale Chamber of Commerce Youth Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-04-15
    Amount : $1,000
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors who parents are Chamber Members or work for Chamber Members

    The Chamber of Commerce scholarship is provided to give financial aid assistance to a graduating high school senior to further his/her education above high school.  Must be a 2018 graduate planning to attend a vocational or community college or 4-year university.  It is required that the applicant’s parent/guardian be a Ferndale Chamber Member in good ...

  • Pointe Pest Control Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-04-29
    Amount : $750
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors and College Freshmen

    Pointe Pest Control in Washington is offering a $750 scholarship again for 2018. Just as last year, it will be given to a graduating senior or college freshman from Washington. There are more details about the scholarship and its qualifications in the link listed below.

    https://pointepest.com/washington-scholarship-application/

     

     

  • Careers That Work Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-06-01
    Amount : $1000 - two available per school
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Seniors planning to attend specific trade schools such as Gene Juarez

    Careers That Work Scholarship is for students attending specific trade schools.  Please see list on website.

    To apply, email Mrs. Rice at wendy.rice@ferndalesd.org

    http://www.nwcareercolleges.org/scholarships/careers-that-work/

  • Big Sun Scholarship
    Due_Date : 2018-06-18
    Amount : Amount Varies
    available_for : FHS_and_WHS
    Grade_Level : Senior Athletes

    All student athletes are eligible regardless of the sport they are engaged in or the capacity in which they participate. The student must be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute.

    Please remember to include your name and the name of the school that you are attending.

    Website/Online Application:  http://www.bigsunathletics.com/