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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$10,000 Be Bold Scholarship
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$1,000 Easy Money Scholarship
We love this scholarship because the name doesn't lie - it's easy money. Many scholarship applications make you jump through hoops and require tons of essays and questionnaires. This scholarship application could not be more simple and straightforward.
Neal O. Thorpe Memorial Scholarship
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.Learn More
Beau Mitchell Memorial Scholarship
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.Learn More
Tuition Exemption Scholarship for Nonresidents
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.Learn More
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).Learn More
Non-Resident Academic Full Tuition Scholarship
Applicant must be a nonresident of Utah. Selection is based upon GPA, test scores, leadership, activities, and accomplishments.Learn More
Non-Resident Academic Partial Tuition Scholarship
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.Learn More
State Need Grant
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....Learn More