2020 King County Scholarships

King County residents suffer from the same absurd tuition prices that limit the educational attainment of Americans across the country. Despite high costs, 20% of King County residents in Washington over the age of 25 have graduated with a professional degree - 23% have completed high school. Although these numbers match those of many other counties, there is clearly room for improvement.

It’s clear that King County residents in Washington will continue to need help paying for college. 45,806 men and 43,932 women are enrolled in grades 9-12 while 48,480 men 56,808 women are currently undergraduates in college. College access and attainment should be a top priority, and cost should not prohibit any of these people from pursuing or completing their college education. The below scholarships are available to King County residents and can help pay for school in a variety of ways. King County scholarships, whether they are exclusively available to King County residents or whether they are more broadly applicable, can greatly help reduce the financial burden of college. This is the complete list of the best scholarships for King County residents.

How much total award money and scholarships are available for King County residents?

There are 362 scholarships totaling $1,065,098.00 available to King County residents. You can easily browse through all 362 scholarships below.

How many scholarships are available for college students in King County?

362 scholarships worth $1,065,098.00 are available for college students in King County. In addition, we encourage current college students in King County to check scholarships by school and, specifically, colleges in King for more options.

How many scholarships are available for high school seniors in King County?

362 scholarships totaling $1,065,098.00 are available for high school seniors in King County. In addition, we encourage current high school students to check out more from the scholarship search engine.

Do I need to be a resident of King County to apply to these scholarships?

Our scholarship search automatically returns scholarships by all different types of requirements. The below scholarships are either explicitly available for King County residents, or they do not require specific county residency at all and are therefore available to King County students and residents, as well as others across the state or country.

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Halton Foundation/Caterpillar Matching Grant

Sponsor by Halton Foundation Location P.O. Box 3377, Portland, OR

Applicant must be employed by the Halton Company.

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$4,500.00 May 1 Apply Now

Neal O. Thorpe Memorial Scholarship

Sponsor by Alaska Community Foundation Location 400 L St, Anchorage, AK

Applicant must be a graduating senior or past graduate of Alaska who is the first in their immediate family to pursue post-secondary education and will attend an eligible university.

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$7,500.00 May 31 Apply Now

Beau Mitchell Memorial Scholarship

Sponsor by Colorado State University

Applicant should preferably be a non-resident student who is a former member of the Boy Scouts of America with strong moral character and an orientation toward the outdoors. Financial need required.

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- March 1 Apply Now

Sun Devil Scholarship

Sponsor by Arizona State University

Applicant must be a high school senior enrolling for the fall semester as a full-time student. Applicant will be automatically considered for the award once they have been admitted to the university.

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$6,500.00 December 1 Apply Now

Tuition Exemption Scholarship for Nonresidents

Sponsor by Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College

Applicant must be a resident of a state other than Louisiana, have high standardized test scores, and an excellent academic record, especially in English and math.

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$9,400.00 December 1 Apply Now

Nonresident Fee Waiver

Sponsor by Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College

Applicant must be a resident of a state other than Louisiana and have a commendable academic record.

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$5,300.00 December 1 Apply Now

Admissions Academic Scholarship - Non-Resident

Sponsor by University of Central Florida Location Undergraduate Admissions, Orlando, FL

Applicant must not be a Florida resident.

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$3,500.00 March 1 Apply Now

George T. Welch Scholarship

Sponsor by George T. Welch Trust

Applicant must be a graduate of a Walla Walla County, WA, high school and demonstrate financial need.

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$4,000.00 April 1 Apply Now

UA Scholar

Sponsor by University of Alabama Location University of Alabama Scholarships, Tuscaloosa, AL

Applicant must be an out-of=state first-time freshman student with a minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA and minimum composite ACT score between 30 and 31 (combined SAT Reasoning score between 1330 and 1390).

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- December 1 Apply Now

Regional Scholarship

Sponsor by Nazareth College of Rochester Location 4245 East Avenue, Rochester, NY

Applicant must be a full-time, matriculated freshmen who is a graduate from a high school outside of New York State.

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$2,000.00 February 15 Apply Now

Non-Resident Academic Full Tuition Scholarship

Sponsor by University of Utah Location Financial Aid and Scholarships Office, Salt Lake City, UT

Applicant must be a nonresident of Utah. Selection is based upon GPA, test scores, leadership, activities, and accomplishments.

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- February 1 Apply Now

Non-Resident Academic Partial Tuition Scholarship

Sponsor by University of Utah Location Financial Aid and Scholarships Office, Salt Lake City, UT

Applicant must be a high school senior who will be an entering freshman and who is not a resident of Utah. Selection is based upon scholastic record.

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- February 1 Apply Now

State Need Grant

Sponsor by Washington Student Achievement Council Location 917 Lakeridge Way, SW, Olympia, WA

Applicant must be a Washington state resident who has a family income of equal or less than 70% of the state median (see Family Income Chart on sponsor's site). Applicant must be pursuing a first bachelor's degree, certificate, or associate's degree, enrolled with a minimum of three credits. FAFSA is required....

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$10,868.00 None Apply Now