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. 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.
- Governors' Scholarship. 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. Application information is available at here
- 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. This scholarship ranges from $2,000- $4,000 and is renewable for up to five years. The 2015-16 application opens Jan. 12, 2015, and has a March 9, 2015, deadline.Application information is available here
Barry Goldwater Scholarship. This scholarship is targeting those students intending to transfer to a four-year institution in 2015-16 and who intend to pursue research careers in mathematics, the natural sciences, or engineering. The scholarship is a two year scholarship worth up to $7,500 per year. Application information available here Applicatons are due on January 12, 2015.
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. This scholarship ranges from $2,500-$7,500 and is renewable up to five years based on credits completed and continued eligibility. The 2015-16 application opens Jan. 5, 2015, and has a March 2, 2015 deadline. Additional information here
WashBoard - The Washington Scholarship Coalition, comprised of public and private organizations has launched theWashBoard.org, to make it easier for Washington students to efficiently find and apply for relevant scholarship opportunities. www.washboard.org
If you have questions, you may contact the Financial Aid Office at (360) 596-5234 or email Kerri Chaput at