Eligibility and criteria for scholarships varies widely - they may be awarded on the basis of academic achievement, leadership potential, artistic talents, athletic ability, career plans, field of study, or special hobbies or interests.
How to begin your search:
Online Services for Students
TheWashBoard.org, is a free, student-centered, online clearinghouse for Washington students seeking college scholarships. This user-friendly site allows students to search and apply for verified scholarship opportunities that are specific to their academic interests, college, university, or other criteria. The WSAC is the customer service provider for theWashBoard.org.
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For more information on student financial assistance in Washington -
contact us at:
Washington Student Achievement Council
Phone: 1-888-535-0747 or 360-753-7800