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AXA Achievement Scholarships – 12/14/18 - State and national scholarships available to graduating seniors who are US citizens or legal residents and who plan to attend a two or four-year U.S. college on a full-time basis. Based on demonstrated ambition and self-drive as evidenced by outstanding achievement in school, community or work-related activities. Scholarships of $25,000 and $10,000. Information and application Apply early since scholarship process closes once 10,000 applications have been received.
Imagine America Foundation Scholarships - 12/31/18 Up to five $1,000 scholarships available to graduating LCHS seniors who will enter a program at specific career colleges. Based on academics (2.5 GPA required), financial need and demonstrated voluntary community service in senior year. Information
Whatcom County Student Athlete Todd Curran Memorial Scholarships – 12/31/18 Two scholarships available to graduating Whatcom County high school seniors. Requirements include involvement in both sports and community service activities and at least a 3.0 GPA. Based also on recommendations and written statement. $8,000 ($2,000 a year for 4 years). Information Application
Ewing C. Kelly Foundation Scholarships 3/10/19 Awards available to graduating U.S. seniors or students with a green card who plan to attend a four-year or two-year college. Based on citizenship, academic achievement, extra-curricular and community involvement, financial need and recommendations. Minimum test scores required : ACT, 20 or SAT, 1030. Approximately fifty scholarships of $2,500 available. Information and Application
Smart Choices Scholarships – 4/1/19 - Two $5,000 and eight $1,000 (5 male, 5 female) scholarships available to graduating seniors who plan to attend a state-accredited four-year college/university on a full-time basis. Based on excellence in athletics/activities, academics and community service throughout high school career. 3.2 GPA required. Sponsored by WIAA, Dairy Farmers of Washington and Les Schwab Tires. Information and application
IBEW Local 191 Scholarships for training in a construction-related field - 4/5/19 - Ten $1,000 scholarships available to graduating seniors pursing training in a construction-related field at a vocational or community college. Based on essay (What role have Unions played in the history of America and what is its future?), reference letter, school and community activities, work experience and career plans. Information and Application