South Puget Sound Community College Foundation offers 100’s of scholarships to students attending our college. Applications are available in the Financial Aid Office in the beginning of March and due back mid-April. Foundation Scholarships are on a once a year cycle. South Puget Sound Foundation Scholarships are currently closed for the 2014-2015 year.
- Scholarship opportunities are listed here
- Students may access scholarship information through websearches. Click here for a list of websites
See External Scholarships for additional Information.
- The American Welding Society is dedicated to meeting the needs for education and research in the field of welding and related joining technologies. Online application and information available at www.scholarships.aws.org
- The Association of Washington Community and Techincal College Adminstrators and Exempt Staff. This scholarship is intended to support community and technical college graduates who will continue their acadmic studies. The scholarship is worth $1,200 and is due May 12th. More information is available here at https://sbctc.instructure.com/courses/962721/wiki/building-our-future-scholarship
- Washington State Business and Professional Women's Foundation Educational Scholarships. Scholarship is due on May 1, 2014. Application and information available at www.bpwwa.org , click on Foundation and then Scholarship applications.
- Washington State Home and Community Educators- Women in Transition Scholarship. Four $1,000 scholarships available for woman, 25 and older, who have a defined plan to continue their education to improve the possibilites for advancement or train for a new career. Scholarship is due on May 1, 2014 and more information available here.
Avoid Scholarship Scams with these telltale signs…
- The scholarship is guaranteed or your money back.
- You can't get this information anywhere else.
- I just need your credit card or bank account number to hold this scholarship.
- We'll do all the work.
- The scholarship will cost some money.
- You've been selected by a 'national foundation' to receive a scholarship’ or ‘You're a finalist,’ in a contest you never entered.
To file a complaint, or for free information, students or parents should call 1-877-FTC-HELP (1-877-382-4357) or visit: http://www.ftc.gov/scholarshipscams
Director of Student Grants