WSU Tri-Cities

Financial Aid & Scholarships

Multicultural Scholarships

Scholarship information and deadlines are updated as we receive information.

MOU Tribal Scholarship
  • Application deadline: February 25, 2014
  • Two awards at $2000; renewable.
  • Criteria:
    • Must be an enrolled member of one of the WSU Signatory Tribes
    • High school student must have a 3.3 GPA.
    • Transfer students must have a 3.0 GPA.
  • Download scholarship application

The Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund

Asian Pacific Community Fund

AISES ~Burlington Northern Santa Fe Foundation Scholarship
  • Eligibility Criteria: Must have 2.0 minimum GPA; must be a high school senior the year of application; must be a resident of one of the following states: Arizona, Kansas, North Dakota, South Dakota, Colorado, Oregon, California, Minnesota, Montanas, Oklahoma or Washington.; Majoring in one of the following disciplines: Business, Engineering, Math, Medicine/Health Administration, Natural/Physical Sciences, Technology or Education.; must be a member of an American Indian Tribe and must be a member of AISES. To obtain membership go online to www.aises.org/involve/membership.
  • Deadline to Apply: Postmarked by April 15 every year
  • Application available: You can download an application at www.aises.org or email scholarships@tricity.wsu.edu to request one to be mailed (please include name of scholarship in email)

AISES Google Scholarship
  • Eligibility Criteria: Must have 3.5 minimum GPA; be enrolled full-time in an undergraduate or graduate at an accredited four-year university or in their second year at a two-year college leading to a four-year degree; Majoring in one of the following disciplines: Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Management Information Systems.; must be a member of an American Indian Tribe and must be a member of AISES. (To obtain membership go online to www.aises.org/involve/membership
  • Deadline to Apply: Postmarked by June 15 every year
  • Application available: You can download an application at www.aises.org or click here to request one to be mailed (please include name of scholarship in email)

AISES General Motors Engineering Scholarship
  • Eligibility Criteria: Must have 3.0 minimum GPA; be enrolled full-time in an undergraduate or graduate at an accredited four-year university; Preferred majors are: Electrical, Industrial or Mechanical Engineering.; must be a member of an American Indian Tribe and must be a member of AISES. (To obtain membership go online to www.aises.org/involve/membership
  • Deadline to Apply: Postmarked by June 15 every year
  • Application available: You can download an application at www.aises.org or click here to request one to be mailed (please include name of scholarship in email)

AISES A.T. Anderson Memorial Scholarship
  • Eligibility Criteria: Must have 3.0 minimum GPA; be enrolled full-time in an undergraduate or graduate at an accredited four-year university or a full-time student at a two-year college enrolled in a program leading to an academic degree; Majoring in one of the following disciplines: Math, Science, Medicine, Engineering, Physical Science, Natural Resources or Technology.; must be a member of an American Indian Tribe and must be a member of AISES. (To obtain membership go online to www.aises.org/involve/membership
  • Deadline to Apply: Postmarked by June 15 every year
  • Application available: You can download an application at www.aises.org or click here to request one to be mailed (please include name of scholarship in email)

Alliance/Merck Ciencia (Science) Hispanic Scholars Program

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Scholarship Database
  • This premier scholarship opportunity is afforded to Latino students who have a history of performing public service-oriented activities in their communities

Hispanic College Fund

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation
  • Young Scholars Programs
  • Undergraduate Transfer Scholarships

The National Society for Hispanic Professionals
  • Eligibility Criteria: This website has many different scholarship opportunities for hispanic students.
  • Deadline: Vary by scholarship

Latino College Dollars
  • Scholarships for California’s Latino Students
  • Information on how to plan for college and how to pay for it

Office of Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard Scholarship Directory
  • Different qualifications apply– please visit the listed website
  • Various deadlines and awards

Maldef.org
  • There are many ways to finance your higher education goals. Studetns who are permanent legal residents or citizens can qualify for state or federal financial aid. In addition, MALDEF encourages all students, regardless of immigration status, to seek private scholarship for their educational expenses.

    Students who live in states with in-state tuition laws (such as AB 540 in California) may qualify for resident rates when attending public colleges. Family savings and fundraising can also supplement educational costs.

Scholarships.com
  • Start early & search for scholarships while applying to colleges
  • Review your scholarships by deadline, dollar amount & more
  • Create one-click custom scholarship application request letters
  • Search colleges and universities
  • Get admission info & more

Scholarships for Hispanics

Latin American Education Foundation

MANA, A National Latina Organization, committed to the advancement of Hispanic youth

Financial Aid: College Scholarships, Graduate Fellowships and Postdoctoral Awards for Hispanics

UNCF Online Scholarship List

Grants, Scholarships, and Other Opportunities for Minorities provided by the American Political Science Association (APSA)

Student Inventors Scholarships

Holocaust Remembrance Scholarships

Ayn Rand Essay Scholarships

Brand Essay Competition

Gates Millennium Scholarships (major)

Saul T. Wilson Scholarships (Veterinary)

Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund

FinAid: The Smart Students Guide to Financial Aid scholarships)

Microsoft Scholarship Program

Multicultural Environmental Leadership Development Initiative

Easley National Scholarship Program

Jacki Tuckfield Memorial Graduate Business Scholarship (for AA students in South Florida)

Historically Black College & University Scholarships

International Students Scholarships & Aid Help

CollegeNet's Scholarship Database

Federal Scholarships &Aid Gateways 25 Scholarship Gateways from Black Excel

Aid & Resources For Re-Entry Students

HBCU Packard Sit Abroad Scholarships (for study around the world)

INROADS internships

National Association for the Advacncement of Colored People (NAACP)

ScienceNet Scholarship Listing

Graduate Fellowships For Minorities Nationwide

RHODES SCHOLARSHIPS AT OXFORD

The Roothbert Scholarship Fund

News

  • Summer financial aid application will be available in December every year
  • FAFSA Opens January 1, Every Year

Important Links

Important FAFSA information

  • WSU FAFSA School Code:
    003800
  • FAFSA Priority Deadline:
    February 15
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