Three Washington State scholarship opportunities are opening up in January! Start your application now and have the deadline on your radar! Check them out and see if you are eligible:
The Washington State Opportunity Scholarship (WSOS) supports low and middle-income students pursuing eligible, high-demand majors in science, technology, engineering, math (STEM) or health care. The 2015-16 application opens Jan. 5, 2015, and has a March 2, 2015 deadline.
Leadership 1000 Scholarship – Up to $20,000
The Leadership 1000 Scholarship provides college scholarships to students who will be attending an eligible four-year college or university in Washington state. A Leadership 1000 Scholarship can be customized around a general set of requirements requested by the donor. The 2015-16 application opens Jan. 12, 2015, and has a March 9, 2015, deadline.
Governors’ Scholarship – Up to $20,000
The Washington State Governors’ Scholarship for Foster Youth helps young men and women from foster care continue their education and earn a college degree. The program has been supported by the current and former governors in Washington state. The 2015-16 application opens Jan. 12, 2015, and has a March 9, 2015, deadline.