Scholarship Resources

Online Scholarship Opportunities

Be Bold Scholarship
Website Application
Deadline September 30, 2021

Good Fortune Scholarship
Website Application
Deadline September 30, 2021

CollegeXpress Scholarship
Website Application
Deadline September 30, 2021

Nitro Scholarship
Website Application
Deadline September 30, 2021

SP High School Scholarship
Website Application
Deadline September 30, 2021

Michael E Weintraub Esq Grant
Website Application
Deadline October 1, 2021

Ian Mausner Grant
Website Application
Deadline October 1, 2021

Women's Ministries Scholarship Program
Website Application
Deadline October 15, 2021

NACME Scholarships
Website Application
Deadline October 30, 2021

Coca-Cola Scholars Program
Website Application
Deadline October 31, 2021

Duckett Local Conservation Scholarship
Website Application
Deadline October 31, 2021

Duckett Local Conservation Scholarship
Website Application
Deadline October 31, 2021

Pursuing a Positive Impact Scholarship
Website Application
Deadline October 31, 2021

Builders' Association Scholarship
Website Application
Deadline November 1, 2021

John Spach Grant
Website Application
Deadline November 1, 2021

Hispanic Heritage Youth Awards
Website Application
Deadline November 14, 2021

Conerto High School Musicians Scholarship
Website Application
Deadline November 15, 2021

Overachievers Student Grant
Website Application
Deadline November 15, 2021

Dr. Juan Andrade Jr. Scholarship
Website Application
Deadline November 30, 2021

IIGERS Scholarship
Website Application
Deadline December 1, 2021

Darius Jasinski
Website Application
Deadline December 15, 2021

David JC Cutler Grant
Website Application
Deadline December 15, 2021

Jason E Fisher Grant
Website Application
Deadline December 15, 2021

Dr. Phillip Sobash Scholarship for Future Medical Doctors
Website Application
Deadline December 16, 2021

Benjamin Gordon Grant
Website Application
Deadline December 31, 2021

Dennis Begos Giving Scholarship
Website Application
Deadline February 1, 2022

Dennis Begos Award
Website Application
Deadline March 1, 2022

Alex Gierbolini Scholarship
Website Application
Deadline March 1, 2022

Vic Di Criscio Scholarship
Website Application
Deadline March 15, 2022

Arash Hadipour Niktarash Fund
Website Application
Deadline July 1, 2022

Arash Hadipour Niktarash Give-Away Fund
Website Application
July 1, 2022

SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION

The following is a list of scholarships that are available to Dayton High School Students (and in some cases DHS Alumni). For more information or application materials please contact Jana Eaton, Scholarship Coordinator, in the administration office at 509-382-2543 or email janae@daytonsd.org.

***PLEASE FOLLOW DUE DATE GUIDELINES. TURN IN SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS EARLY SO THEY CAN BE CHECKED FOR ERRORS AND TO MAKE SURE ALL OF THE INFORMATION IS COMPLETE. TURN THEM IN TO JANA EATON IN THE ADMIN OFFICE.

It is very important that you read each application carefully. Make sure that you read the criteria for each scholarship and make sure that you submit all application materials requested and follow directions for required application information. REMEMBER TO SIGN YOUR LETTER OF APPLICATION BEFORE SUBMITTING THE APPLICATION!!!

The "No Sweat" Scholarship - $2,500
The Cirkled In “No Sweat” Scholarship is a $2500 CASH scholarship you can use for any educational purpose, from books to summer camp. In just two steps, you’re in! Apply by signing-up for a Cirkled In account and then complete your portfolio.
Website Application
Deadline September 30, 2021

Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship
Ranging from $1,000 per year to $12,500 per year, Most Valuable Student scholarships are for students pursuing a four-year degree, on a full-time basis (minimum of 12 semester hours), in a U.S. college or university. All scholarships are in the form of certificates of award conditional upon the full-time enrollment of the winner in an accredited U.S. college or university.
Website Application
Deadline November 15, 2021

Ben and Sue Dickinson Memorial Scholarship
Available to a graduating senior or alumni based on financial need, motivation to continue one's education, planning to attend a trade school, two year college or four year college or university.
Application
Due January 12, 2022 to Jana Eaton in the Admin Office

Elks Legacy Scholarship
Any child or grandchild (or step-child, step-grandchild, or legal ward) of a living Elk who joined the order on or before April 1, 2019, or a charter member of a Lodge that was instituted on or after April 1, 2019, is eligible to apply. The Elk must also be a paid-up member through March 31, 2022. Great-grandchildren are not eligible.
Website Application
Deadline February 7, 2022

Elks Vocational Grant
Available to a graduating senior planning to attend a vocational or trade school. No Elks affiliation is required.
Application
Due to the Walla Walla Elks Tuesday, March 1, 2022

Washington Apple Education Foundation Scholarship
Students raised in families with direct ties to Washington’s tree fruit industry are eligible to apply. Ties to the industry are created through immediate family member or personal employment in an apple, cherry or pear orchard or warehouse in Washington, immediate family ownership of an apple, cherry or pear orchard or warehouse in Washington or immediate family employment in a company directly serving the apple, cherry or pear industry in Washington. Employment must be current and to have been ongoing for a minimum of 12 consecutive months. Additionally, students with a desire to work for Washington’s tree fruit industry may also qualify.
Website Application
Deadline March 1, 2022

Washington Apple Education Foundation Vocational Scholarship
The Technical/Vocational scholarship application is for students pursing a technical/vocational certificate or a two-year technical/vocational degree and have a direct tie to the tree fruit industry, including parent or personal employment in the industry or ownership of a tree fruit orchard or warehouse. Tree fruit industry employment includes employment in an apple, cherry, pear or stone fruit company (orchard, warehouse etc.) or a company directly serving the apple, cherry, pear, or stone fruit producers.
Website Application
Deadline March 1, 2022

Elks Dave Nicholas Memorial Scholarship
Available to graduating seniors who have a GPA of 2.2 to 3.2.
Application
Due to the Walla Walla Elks Lodge by Friday, March 18, 2022

The following are links to college & university scholarship information pages.


Washington State University Scholarships

For students interested in attending WSU in the fall the following link will provide information on applying for scholarship opportunities through WSU, private donors and foundations.
Website/Applications

Gonzaga University Scholarship Opportunities
For students interested in attending Gonzaga University in the fall the following link will provide information and scholarship applications for first year students.
Website/Applications


University of Washington Scholarships
For students interested in attending the U of W the following link will provide information on scholarship opportunities for the Seattle, Bothell & Tacoma campus'. 
Website/Applications


Montana State University Scholarships
For students interested in attending MSU the following link provides information on a variety of scholarship opportunities. 
Website/Application

Idaho State University
For students interested in attending Idaho State University the following link provides information on a variety of scholarship opportunities. 
Website/Application


Pacific Lutheran University Scholarships
For students interested in attending PLU the following link provides information on a variety of scholarship opportunities.
Website/Application

Eastern Washington University
For students interested in attending EWU the following link provides information on their scholarship opportunities.
Website/Application

Walla Walla University
For students interested in attending Walla Walla University the following link provides information on their scholarship opportunities. 
Website/Application

Whitman College
For students interested in attending Whitman College the following link provides information on their scholarships.
Website Application

Columbia Basin Community College
For students interested in attending Columbia Basin Community College. Deadline for all applications is February, 21, 2020.
Website Application


TheWashBoard.org is a free, student-centered, online clearinghouse for Washington students seeking college scholarships. This user-friendly site allows students to search and apply for scholarship opportunities that are specific to their academic interests, college, university, or other criteria. Students can easily see what criteria are required and apply for only those scholarships that are a good fit. Scholarships are available year-round, so students should keep their profile up to date and log-in periodically to see if there are new matches.


Washboard Website

SallieMae Scholarship Website

College Board Scholarship Website

Seattle Foundation Scholarship Website