Scholarships


Leadership 1000 Scholarship

posted Jan 17, 2018, 1:41 PM by Waterville School

Leadership 1000 Scholarship - Up to $20,0000  

SCHOLARSHIP DETAILS

The Leadership 1000 Scholarship is a scholarship program funded by individuals, foundations or businesses to provide college scholarships to students who will graduate or have graduated from a Washington state high school or obtained a GED from a Washington state institution. In addition to the eligibility criteria listed below, donors may set additional requirements. Scholarship awards range from $1,500 to $5,000 per academic year.

Application Eligibility

To be considered for the Leadership 1000 Scholarship students must:

Deadline February 28, 2018

For more information or help please contact Mrs. Prey in the Career Center

George Washington Foundation Scholarship

posted Jan 17, 2018, 1:24 PM by Waterville School

The George Washington Foundation makes scholarships available to graduating high school seniors who qualify.  Each scholarship is $1050.00 per year ($350.00 per trimester; $525.00 semester).  These scholarships, will pay toward tuition, fees, books,and supplies for the freshman year.  If the progress of the student has been satisfactory in the freshman year the Foundation endeavors, on receipt of most recent grade transcripts of college courses, to issue an additional scholarship for the ensuing sophomore year.  * Applicants who exhibit financial need will be looked at first*

Awarded scholarships are restricted, in general, to use within the State of Washington and primarily at a community college.  However, scholarships are awarded to trade schools and universities within Washington State.

Application Deadline is March 1st.

For more information or help please contact Mrs. Prey in the Career Center.

Project H.O.P.E. - Paid Summer Internships

posted Dec 18, 2017, 10:12 AM by Waterville School   [ updated Dec 18, 2017, 10:13 AM ]

How it Works:  Project HOPE offers paid summer internships for high school students interested in exploring a variety of careers in the health care field.  The internships are up to four weeks in length for 20 hours per week pending site availability. Interns are paid $1,000 for successful completion of the entire internship.  Efforst are made to identify health care facilities within easy commute distance from the intern's home.

Eligibility:  Students complete an online application that is available through the Eastern Washington Area Health Education Center (See website for official details)

Students must:
            
        - Be a Junior or Senior

        -  Have a minimum GPA of 2.0

        -  Comply with state workplace requirements

        -  Undergo a Washington State Patrol background check

        -  Have or obtain a social security number by the application deadline


How to Apply:  Application portal is open from December 15th to March 15th      ewu.edu/projecthope/apply


For more information or questions please contact Mrs. Moomaw

Senior Advisor : Future of Assisted Living Scholarship

posted Dec 18, 2017, 9:57 AM by Waterville School

SeniorAdvisor.com is pleased to announce our 4th annual scholarship opportunity to graduating seniors. This general scholarship is open to students enrolled in an associate's degree, bachelor's degree or graduate level program at an accredited 2-year college or 4-year university. With your assistance spreading the news, we hope to make our scholarship available to as many eligible students as possible.

 

Below is the information to share with the relevant departments and students, and to post on the scholarship page of your website:

 

SeniorAdvisor.comFuture of Assisted Living Scholarship. Three $2,000 scholarships available to students enrolled in an associate's degree, bachelor's degree or graduate level program at an accredited 2-year college or 4-year university. Each eligible student must submit a 500-750 word essay response to the question: How can your major of study improve the lives of seniors in assisted living facilities in your town? Deadline is December 31, 2017. Scholarship award recipients will be announced January 31, 2018.

Essay topic and scholarship details can be found on the SeniorAdvisor.com Assisted Living page.  This is an annual scholarship and will be offered every year.

 

View previous scholarship winners here:

2016 Future of Assisted Living Scholarship Winners

2015 Future of Assisted Living Scholarship Winners

2014 Home Care Scholarship Winners

 


For questions or more information contact Mrs. Prey in the Career Center

Donations to Scholarships

posted Dec 18, 2017, 9:54 AM by Waterville School

If you would like to donate to a scholarship, like the Kellen Biggar Memorial Scholarship or the Lauren Ludeman Memorial Scholarship Fund, you can do so by:

-          - Using this link to donate to the scholarship fund through our online donation site: https://cfncw.fcsuite.com/erp/donate/list. At the bottom of the page, search for the scholarship fund name and select it, then proceed through the online donation process.

 OR

-         -  Mail a check to our office at the below address. The check can be made out to the Community Foundation with the name of the scholarship fund in the memo line or an attached note.

                    Community Foundation of North Central Washington

                    9 S. Wenatchee Ave.

                    Wenatchee, WA 98801

 

-         Drop off a check at our office at the address above.

For donors who’d like to do something other than donate to a specific fund, they can review our website for additional information: https://cfncw.org/ways-to-give/

2018 Smart Choices Scholarship Program

posted Nov 1, 2017, 9:23 AM by Waterville School

2018 Smart Choices Scholarship Program

Applications accepted November 1, 2017 - April 1, 2018.

The WIAA, Dairy Farmers of Washington, and Les Schwab Tires are pleased to announce the sixth 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 the college or university of their choice.

In addition to the two $5,000 scholarship winners, eight finalists will receive $1,000 scholarships.

Applicants have from November 1, 2017 until April 1, 2018 to submit their applications. 

In addition to a series of background questions, each applicant will be required to write an essay or provide a personal statement video about “How you plan to use your education to benefit others.”  The judging criteria is based on 35% athletic/activity excellence, 35% academic achievement, 15% leadership, 10% citizenship/community service, and five% on originality/creativity of the student’s essay or video.

Applicants are able to save partially completed applications and return at a later date to update their information.  All applications will be locked on April 1, 2018 when the application window closes.

Seniors can go to  and apply online at wiaa.com/SmartChoices

If you need help or more information, please see Mrs. Prey in the Career Center.


B. Davis Scholarship - Due May 22, 2018 - for Juniors, Senior, & current college students

posted Oct 12, 2017, 10:33 AM by Waterville School


B.Davis Scholarship

General Information

The generosity of our site sponsors have allowed us to offer a scholarship to help the students who visit our site.
The winner(s) of this scholarship will be notified by email and their name(s) will be shown on their website.

Deadline and Eligibility

DEADLINE: May 22, 2018

AWARD VALUE: $1,000


This Scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post secondary institution.
 
  • There is no age restriction
  • Be sure to include your name and the school you are attending this year and next
  • This is not an academic scholarship but we would like to know where you are going to school now and what your future academic plans are.

    Please do not send transcripts or letters of recommendation at this time.

Application Procedure

To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay of less than 1000 words on the topic below:

Your submissions must be sent to us by email at awards@studentawardsearch.com
 
Describe the three characteristics of leadership you value most.  Discuss why you believe that these traits are so important and how you feel that
they are developed in an individual. 



If you have any questions or need help, please contact Mrs. Prey.

PSAT for Junior Class

posted Oct 10, 2017, 2:29 PM by Waterville School


The PSAT will be held tomorrow, October 11th in Ms. Swiders' Room starting at 8 am for ALL Juniors.

Vivint Smart Home Scholarship - DUE OCTOBER 1

posted Sep 22, 2017, 8:44 AM by Waterville School   [ updated Sep 27, 2017, 1:15 PM ]

 We have a new prompt up on our site www.vivint.com/scholarship with a deadline of October 1, 2017. We will be giving out 5 $1,000 awards.  

 This scholarship is available for current high school Seniors AND current college students.

 Eligibility Requirements

In order to participate in the scholarship contest, applicants must meet the following criteria:

·       Student must be a high school senior or college student, and a legal resident of the United States

·       Student must be enrolled in school no later than January 30, 2018

·       Winner is not based on financial need

·       Applicants required to submit a video (see “Make A Video” tab on the website listed above)

·       Student must be planning on or already enrolled in one of the eligible majors listed in the Scholarship Official Rules

·       Winner of the scholarship must be living in the United States


If you have any questions or need help, please feel free to contact Mrs. Prey.


Jostens

posted Sep 11, 2017, 10:17 AM by Waterville School

Jason from Jostens will be at the school September 25th during Senior Advisory.  He will be going over announcements and other items that are available for the Senior Class. We will be contacting all Running Start students individually as well. Jason will be back on October 2nd during advisory as well to pick up the orders.

Feel free to contact me if you have any questions.

~ Mrs. Prey

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