How to Apply 1. General Regulations Each appointment for a Carman Scholarship is for one academic or school year in any university or college in the State of Washington. The total amount awarded to any one full-time scholar during any single year will be fixed on an individual basis by the Carman Scholarship Committee, but shall not exceed $2,000. Although each appointment is for one academic year, it may be renewed from year to year until completion of a four-year course of study, on maintenance of a 3.0 average, or equivalent. A Carman Scholarship is tenable only for a course of study having, as its major subject, courses other than music, sculpture, painting, drawing, interior decorating or domestic science. 2. Conditions of Eligibility A Carman Scholarship applicant must: (a) be a graduate of a public high school in King, Snohomish or Pierce County in the year of the appointment; and (b) be an American citizen. (c) be enrolled in a college or university in the state of Washington on a full-time basis. 3. Method of Selection Each public high school in King, Snohomish and Pierce County may nominate one candidate from the senior class. (If senior class enrollment exceeds 400, two candidates may be nominated.) Application blanks are sent to the high schools in January of each year. 4. Procedure for Submitting the Application The application must include: a. Pages 1-6 of the application. (Obtainable through your high school scholarship counselor.) b. One letter of recommendation. c. Small photograph. d. Completion of the essay. e. Copy of applicant’s FAFSA form (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) and SAR (Student Aid Report), when available, or a copy of most recent IRS Income Tax Return 1040 from the person claiming applicant as a dependent. f. Official grade transcript.
Woodinville Rotary Make a Difference Scholarships (SAS and WHS ONLY)
The scholarship amount will be $7,500 if attending a four-year school, or $3,500 if attending a two-year program. The scholarship is sponsored by Woodinville Rotary Club. Criteria will include academic achievement, service to others, and evidence of acceptance to a qualifying college. Selection will be based on the applicant demonstrating that he or she would not be able to attend college without a scholarship that covers a substantial portion of tuition, books and fees. The recipient will attend a Washington state-operated, two- or four-year institution of higher learning. Use the standard Northshore Scholarship Foundation application form. No letters of recommendation are to be attached. Finalist interviews will be conducted. Finalists will be notified of the time and place of interviews. Winners will be notified by May 1. Eligibility: Applicants must be a graduating senior currently residing in the Northshore School District or attending one of four secondary schools within the District. Seniors who reside within the boundaries of the school district, but who are attending secondary schools outside the district, are also eligible to apply for scholarships that are not school-specific.
The Washington of Certified Public Accountants Foundation is pleased to offer scholarships to accounting students, who are currently attending an accredited college or university in the State of Washington and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. The Washington CPA Foundation provides an opportunity to help even more students on the path to pursue their dream of being a CPA. Fifty (50) winners will get up to more the $5,000 scholarship for tuition only.
The Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants is the only organization in the state of Washington dedicated to serving the professional needs of CPAs, educating consumers about CPAs and the services they provide, and encouraging students to study accounting and enter the profession.
To be eligible for one of these scholarships, you must be an accounting major and:
- Attend an accredited college or university within the state of Washington
- Be entering junior year or higher in fall 2017, the fifth year, masters and Ph.D. candidates, as well as community college transfers, are encouraged to apply
- Have a minimum 3.0 GPA (on a 4 point scale) (or equivalent) in accounting courses and overall
- Be involved in on-campus, off-campus or community activities, or hold a job
How to Apply:
To be applying, candidates can register and start participating in WSCPA Scholarship today. The link is:
Applications are to be completed online and require the following:
- Current resume including jobs, internships (paid or unpaid), volunteer positions and leadership roles on campus or in the community
- Transcripts (official or unofficial from all colleges attended)
- Documentation of accounting major (having “Accounting” listed as major on the current transcript will suffice).
- Two letters of recommendation on company or university letterhead. At least one must be a faculty member, employer, mentor or a licensed CPA. Letters of reference must be submitted online through the application portal.
Financial Aid and Award Money:
- The Washington CPA Foundation is offering over $250,000 in scholarships to accounting students attending an accredited college or university.
- Scholarships are for tuition only and will be paid directly to the college or university listed.
The deadline for scholarship application is February 14, 2017, at 11:59 PM Pacific Time
Link for More Information:
If you have any question, email at foundation-at-wscpa.org