Scholarship Resources

Online Scholarship Opportunities

Stampede Auto Scholarship
Scholarship page
Deadline August 21, 2023

Bret Talley Scholarship for Future Tech Pioneers
Website Application
Deadline January 15, 2023

Tommie A. Harsley Scholarship
Website Application
Deadline November 15, 2022

Pastor Tommie Harsley Scholarship
Website Application
Deadline November 30, 2022

Aron Govil Scholarship
Website Application
Deadline November 30, 2022

Aron Govil Grant
Website Application
Deadline November 30, 2022

Greg Van Wyk Scholarship
Website Application
Deadline December 14, 2022

Greg Van Wyk Grant
Website Application
Deadline December 14, 2022

Rizwan Ahmed CPA Grant
Website Application
Deadline December 15, 2022

Eric Dalius Scholarship #2
Website Application
Deadline April 1, 2023

Eric Dalius Grant #2
Website Application
Deadline April 1, 2023

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!!!

Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship is now accepting applications. Application and information can be found at
https://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/MVS.cfm

The deadline is November 14, 2022

Smart Owl Scholarships - $2,222 - 12 awards. All the details can be found here.
The application deadline is October 29, 2022

Scary Stories Scholarship - Deadline to apply is October 31, 2022
https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/19120/scary-stories-scholarship

CollegeXpress Scholarship - $10,000 - 1 award. All details can be found here.
The application deadline is October 31, 2022

Voice of Democracy Scholarship - Established in 1947, this audio-essay program provides the student the ability to truly express themselves. All details can be found here.
The application deadline is October 31, 2022

Coca-Cola Scholarship - 150 awards available with applications found here.
The application deadline is October 31, 2022

Big Future Scholarship - Information and applications can be found here.
24 awards available to seniors planning on college Fall of 2023.
The application deadline is October 31, 2022

Be Bold Scholarship - Deadline to apply is November 1, 2022.
https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/17251/be-bold-scholarship

ACF 2023-2024 Visionary Scholarship
All high school students are eligible to apply. Financial need is not considered. Application Website
Deadline November 1, 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

Scholarships for BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color) Students Attending Trade Programs