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Washington State University

Teacher Shortage Scholarship


  • Be accepted into, and maintain enrollment in, a PESB-approved teacher preparation program leading to an initial teacher certificate (generally the applicant will be enrolled as a junior or senior in undergraduate studies or graduate school.)
  • Intend to pursue an initial teacher certificate with an endorsement in a shortage area.
  • Must file the current FAFSA or WASFA.
  • Must have unmet financial need.

How to Apply:

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s form below.

Creative Soul Music School Scholarship


  • High School Seniors, Undergraduate students and Graduate Students
  • Must be a Music Major.
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • United States residents.

How to Apply:

  • Complete the scholarship application found on the scholarships website.
  • Answer the following questions in the form of a short essay (500 word maximum)
    • How do you feel the impact of music education in our families and society has changed from the classical period to our modern age and culture?
    • What challenges do music learning students, parents, and families face today to make their music education a value?
    • Please share a story of a time that your music education or experiences created a special memory for you or your family.

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.