Financial Aid & Scholarships

College Prep Resources to Help SCA Students

Links and help for your college journey

Financial Aid Information

  • CollegeCovered.com – a free resource on planning and paying for college
  • Fast Web – Videos on how to maximize financial aid
  • Who Gets Aid? – Most people are eligible for financial aid for college or career school. Different types of aid have different rules, called eligibility criteria, to determine who gets the aid. Find out more on this website.
  • WashBoard – Looking for scholarships? theWashBoard.org makes it simple. They connect Washington students of all types with Washington scholarship providers for free. 
  • College Cost Comparison Tool – Quickly compare current tuition and college costs  
  • FinAid! – Resources for scholarships, loans, and military aid
  • Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) – Identifies participating colleges whereby students can enroll in selected programs for reduced out-of-state tuition.
  • Discover FAFSA Assistant –  This interactive tool will help get you ready to complete the FAFSA application with tips and guidance based on your personal situation. 

Useful Links

Highlighted Scholarship Opportunities

CollegeBoard Opportunity Scholarship (Six parts with varying deadlines and amounts)
University Tutor Monthly Scholarship Contest (Monthly deadlines) Amount: $100
OppU Achievers Scholarship (4 Deadlines per year) Amount: $2,500

Nitro Scholarship (Monthly Deadlines: Amount: $2,000

Stan Naccarato Sports & Civic Betterment Scholarship (Deadline: May 9, 2022) Amount: $2,500

Mometrix College Scholarship (Deadline: May 13, 2022) Amount: $500-$1,000

Brower Youth Awards (Ages 13-22) (Deadline: May 14, 2022) Amount: $3,000

SeniorCare.com Aging Matters Scholarship (Deadline: May 15, 2022) Amount: $1,500

B.Davis Scholarship (Juniors & Seniors) (Deadline: May 21, 2022) Amount: $1,000

PB&J Scholarship (Deadline: May 31, 2022) Amount: $1,000

Hospital Safety Awareness Scholarship (Deadline: May 31, 2022) Amount: $1,000

A Voice for Animals Contest (Deadline: May 31, 2022) Amount: $500

Fifth Month Scholarship (Deadline: May 31, 2022) Amount: $1,500

Scholarship Detective (Deadline: May 31, 2022) Amount: $1,000

Equal Justice Scholarship (Deadline: May 31, 2022) Amount: $1,000

Full Circle & Tribal College Scholarships (Deadline: May 31, 2022) Amount: $15,000

Know Your Worth Scholarship (Deadline: May 31, 2022) Amount: 

College Christian Leadership Scholarship (Deadline: May 31, 2022) Amount: varies

Nitro Scholarship (Deadline: May 31, 2022) Amount: $2,000

HelpTeaching.com Scholarship (Deadline: June 1, 2022) Amount: $1,000

Girls Impact the World Scholarship Awards (June 1, 2022) Amount: $1,000-$5,000

Jane Austen Society of North America Essay Contest (Deadline: June 2, 2022) Amount: $250-$1,000

PixelPlex STEM Scholarship (Deadline: June 5, 2022) Amount: $2,000

Community Leadership Scholarship (Deadline: June 15, 2022) Amount: $1,000

Merle Kirkley Merit Scholarship (Deadline: June 19, 2022) Amount: $3,000

Do-Over Scholarship (Deadline: June 30, 2022) Amount: $1,500

Sterling Law Offices Annual College Scholarship (Deadline: June 30, 2022) Amount: $1,000

Future of Sports Scholarship Program (Deadline: June 30, 2022) Amount: $1,000

IvyPanda Essay Writing Contest Scholarship (Deadline: June 30, 2022) Amount: $1,500

Sparks Law Dream Chasers Scholarship (Deadline: June 30, 2022) Amount: $1,000

New Silver Fintech Scholarship (Deadline: July 31, 2022) Amount: $10,000