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Cohen & Cohen Scholarship

Eligibility Criteria

  • This scholarship is open to any student who is currently enrolled in accredited undergraduate, graduate or professional program. This includes accredited community college students as well as high school seniors and students who possess a GED who have been accepted to or are enrolled in an accredited program.
  • The scholarship applicant must be able to demonstrate that their surviving an auto accident, or standing by the side of someone who did, has inspired and pushed them to make the most out of their life.
  • All eligible candidates must be in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 or above.

Essay Criteria:

Answer the following prompts and questions in an essay of 1,000 words or less:

  • Briefly describe the auto accident you or the victim was in, the injuries and damage sustained in the accident, and what the recovery period was like.
  • How did your accident, or the person you took care of after an accident, inform your education goals?
  • What are your career goals? Did the accident change these, if so, how?

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

Champions of Justice and Well-Being Scholarship

Eligibility

  • Open to any student who is currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate, graduate, or professional program in the United States. This includes accredited community college students as well as high school seniors and students who possess a GED who have been accepted to or are enrolled in an accredited program.
  • Must be able to describe your experience/s that led you to wanting to promote justice and to work for the well-being of others.
  • Must be in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 or above.

More Details

All applications must be submitted by December 1, 2018.

How to Apply

  • Answer the following prompt and questions in an essay of 1,000 words or less:
    • Describe a pivot point in your life when someone helped you or gave you a break.
    • How did this give you a new outlook on life that helped you to get through a difficult time?
    • How has this experience informed you education and career goals?
    • In what ways do you plan to promote justice and the well-being of others?
  • Submit an updated resume and current unofficial transcript.

The application and submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website. 

Carson College of Business Accounting Scholarship

Eligibility

  • Undergraduate or graduate student
  • Minimum GPA 3.0
  • Minimum 5 credits per semester
  • Major in Accounting
  • Minimum of one semester remaining before graduation
  • WSU Vancouver student
  • Not a recipient of State waiver tuition program

More Details

  • Complete a WSU General Scholarship Application on or before Jan 31st

Perkins and Company, PC Accounting Scholarship

Eligibility

  • Undergraduate student with Accounting major or MBA student with Accounting track
  • Minimum GPA 3.0
  • Minimum 5 credits per semester
  • Minimum of one remaining semester
  • WSU Vancouver student
  • Not a recipient of state waiver tuition program

More Details

  • Complete a WSU General Scholarship Application on or before Jan 31st

Opsahl Dawson Accounting Scholarship

Eligibility

  • Minimum GPA 3.0
  • Minimum of 5 credits per semester
  • Minimum of 1 remaining semester to graduate
  • WSU Vancouver Student
  • Undergraduate with a major in Accounting or MBA student in Accounting
  • Not at receipent of state waiver tuition program

More Details

  • Complete a WSU General Scholarship Application on or before Jan 31st

 

Pride Foundation Scholarship

Eligibility

  • Applicants must be a resident of Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, or Washington but may study elsewhere. Applicants are considered a resident of one of these states if they:
    • currently live within that state and have done so for at least 3 months prior to the application date; OR
    • have lived within that state for at least one year at any time within the five years prior to the application deadline
  • Applicants must be pursuing post-secondary education. This includes community college, four-year public or private college or university, certificate programs, vocational/technical/trade programs, law school, medical/dental/veterinary school, or graduate education.
  • Show leadership potential either within the LGBTQ community or within their field of study
  • Lack a broader LGBTQ community support system
  • Face additional barriers to educational access, including students who are economically, racially, socially, geographically, or politically disenfranchised
  • Demonstrate significant financial need

More Details

All applications must be submitted by January 11, 2019 at 5:00pm PST.

How to Apply

  • Complete the online application.
    • There are over 60 scholarships are encompassed in one application.

The application and submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.