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Roosevelt Scholarship Bulletin

The bulletin is updated at least once a month, so check regularly for new listings.

Sandra Lynn Cohen Academic Scholarship Memorial Fund

For Roosevelt Students Only

Due date: 3/15/2022 by 3:45 p.m.
Amount: $2,000
Apply for the Sandra Lynn Cohen Scholarship

Applications are also available in the counseling office.

The Sandra Lynn Cohen Family offers the Sandra Lynn Cohen Academic Scholarship Memorial Fund. The purpose of the SLCASMF is to provide a scholarship to a graduating student at Roosevelt High School.

The scholarship is a one-time $2,000 award, and may only be used for tuition and fees at the college of your choice. Awards are based on academic excellence, outdoor leadership, charitable activity, and financial need.

Students may apply if they intend to at least earn their BA or BS degree, plan to immediately enroll in a 4 year college offering BA and/or BS degrees, and enroll at a college within the United States of America.

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1/9/2022 Ron Brown Scholar Program

Due date: 1/9/2022
Amount: $10,000/year for 4 years
Grades: 12th
Ron Brown Scholar Program website

Must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents and Black/African American to apply. Must excel academically, exhibit exceptional leadership potential, and participate in community service activities. Demonstrate financial need.

1/14/2022 Carson Scholars Program

Due date: 12/17/2021 and 1/14/22
Amount: $1,000
Grades: 9th-11th
Carson scholars website

Must be nominated by school and demonstrate academic excellence (3.75 GPA) and strong humanitarian qualities. Nomination deadline 12/17/21. Student application deadline 1/14/2022.

Contact Ms. Richard (clrichard@seattleschools.org) in the RHS Counseling Office if you are interested in being nominated.

1/14/2022 Profile In Courage Essay Contest

Due date: 1/14/2022
Amount: Up to $10,000
Grades: 9th-12th
Profile in Courage website

Essay Contest: Describe and analyze an act of political courage by a US elected official who served during or after 1917.

1/13/2022 Air Force ROTC

Due date: 1/13/2022
Amount: up to full tuition+
Grades: 12th
Air Force ROTC website

Check website for further information, requirements and obligations.

1/31/2022 Navy ROTC Scholarship

Due date: 1/31/2022
Amount: Up to $200,000 (full tuition, fees, and book stipends for over 100 universities)
Grades: 12th
Navy ROTC website

For regional (Washington, Alaska, Northern Idaho and Montana) Scholarship Coordinator contact info, email Ms. Richard in the RHS Counseling Office at clrichard@seattleschools.org.

1/31/2022 Union Plus Scholarships

Due date: 1/31/2022
Amount: $500-4000
Union plus scholarships

3.0 GPA required. For current/retired Union members, their spouses, and children. Must plan on attending school in the U.S.

2/1/2022 Epsilon Sigma Alpha (ESA) Foundation Scholarships

Due date: 2/1/2022
Amount: varies
Grades: 12th
Epsilon website

Numerous scholarships available with varying eligibility criteria. This application does require a $5 processing fee. While we usually discourage students from applying for any scholarships that have an application fee, we do post this one as it is a legitimate non-profit and they provide information on why the fee is required.

2/16/2022 Simon Youth Foundation Scholarships

Due date: 2/16/2022
Amount: Up to $10,000
Grades: 12th
Simon Youth website

Offered to students living within 50 miles of a Simon Mall.

2/28/2022 College Board Opportunity Scholarships

Due date: 2/28/2022
Amount: Up to $40,000
Grades: 12th
College Board website

Complete steps to applying to college and earn chances to apply for various scholarships. Complete at least five of the six tasks for a chance for the $40,000 scholarship.

4/15/2022 Global Lift Equipment Scholarship

Due date: 4/15/2022
Amount: $500
Grades: 12th
Global Lift website

2.5 GPA, Submit a short story and plan on attending a post-secondary institution in Canada or the US in the fall of 2021.

5/01/2022 American College Foundation, Visionary Scholarship Program

Due date: 5/01/2022
Amount: Range from $1000-$5000
Grades: 9th-12th
American College Foundation website

Submit a 500-word essay on “Why College is Important to me”. Citizenship required. All income levels may apply.

5/6/2022 Gayl Bertagni Culinary Scholarship

Due date: 12/03/2021 or 5/6/2022
Amount: $1000, renewable up to 4 years
Grades: 12th
Gayl Bertagni scholarship website

For students planning to attend Renton Tech or South Seattle College. Must plan to pursue a career in the culinary filed. US Citizenship not required.

5/21/2022 B. Davis Scholarship

Due date: 5/21/2022
Amount: $1,000
Grades: 11th-12th
B. Davis website

Write an essay on the three characteristics of leadership that you value most.

5/30/2021 AED Superstore College Scholarship

Due date: 5/30/2021
Amount: $1,000
Grades: 12th
AED superstore website

Video or short essay responding to facts about Sudden Cardiac Arrest (see application details). Must be legal resident of the U. S.

6/12/2022 Abbot and Fenner Scholarship

Due date: 6/12/2022
Amount: $1,000
Grades: 11th-12th
Abbot and Fenner website

500-1000 word essay describing your educational, career, and life goals.

6/19/2022 BigSun Athletic Scholarship

Due date: 6/19/2022
Amount: $500
Grades: 12th
BigSun Athletic website

All student athletes are eligible regardless of the sport they play. Essay submission required.

7/30/2022 Bachus and Schanker Scholarship

Due date: 7/30/2022
Amount: $2,000
Grades: 12th
Bachus and Schanker website

3.0 GPA, write 800-word essay about your opinion on the importance and efficacy of the 7th amendment and how it affects your life.

Deadline TBD American Indian College Fund

Due date: TBD
Amount: varies
Grades: 12th
College Fund website

Online application open January 1, 2022 until the deadline.

Deadline TBD Equitable Excellence Scholarship

Due date: TBD
Amount: $2,500-25,000
Grades: 12th
Excellence Scholarship website

Demonstrate drive, determination and character. Show courage, strength and wisdom as evidenced by community impact through volunteer service.

Deadline TBD Pride Foundation Scholarships

Due date: TBD
Amount: varies
Grades: 12th
Pride Foundation website

50 scholarship opportunities with just one application for current and future leaders in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans-gender, queer (LGBTQ) community. Most scholarships are also available to the straight ally and questioning communities. Covers Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington

Deadline TBD DAR National Society Scholarships

Due date: TBD
Amount: varies
Grades: 12th
DAR website

Multiple scholarships with varying criteria. All applicants must be US citizens and plan to attend an accredited US college or university

Deadline TBD 2022 GE Reagan Foundation Scholarship

Due date: TBD
Amount: up to $40,000
Grades: 12th
Reagan website

3.0 GPA, demonstrate leadership, drive, integrity, citizenship, and financial need. Plan to enroll full-time at an accredited four-year college/university. Must be nominated.

Deadline Varies Cappex.com

Due date: varies
Amount: $1000-$2500
Grades: 9th-12th
Cappex website

Multiple Scholarships. Fast, easy, & free. Must be Us citizen or permanent resident.

Deadline Varies International Scholarships

Due date: varies
Amount: varies
Grades: 12th
International website

Resources for students wishing to study abroad.

Deadline Varies Seattle Foundation

Due date: varies
Amount: varies
Grades: 12th
Seattle Foundation website

Multiple scholarships with varying criteria.

Deadline Varies United Negro College Fund (UNCF)

Due date: varies
Amount: varies
Grades: 12th
UNCF website

Numerous scholarships posted with varying eligibility criteria.

Ongoing Chegg Scholarships

Due date: ongoing
Amount: varies
Grades: 12th
Chegg website

Scholarship search tools and tips. Multiple scholarships and personalized matches available.

Ongoing Varsity Tutors College Scholarship

Due date: ongoing
Amount: $200
Grades: 10-12th
Varsity Tutors website

Monthly and on-going chance to win a $200 scholarship. Students must be 16 years or older and write an essay from the monthly prompt. Winners chosen every month.