Financial Aid/Scholarships

Scholarship Application Links

WASHINGTON HIGH SCHOOL 2019-2020 SCHOLARSHIP DIRECTORY
CLICK HERE

2019-2020 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS
Below is the link to the scholarship applications that go with the scholarship directory seniors were given in December.  Because of the closure, Mrs. Alemar has scanned in ALL of the scholarships that were in the Guidance office just in case you were not able to pick up an application prior to the closure.

CLICK HERE

SCHOLARSHIP SEARCH ENGINES
Going Merry
Student Scholarships (hard copies of the newsletter are available in the Counseling office)

MARION PARK LEWIS FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS
The Marion Park Lewis Foundation for the Arts will begin accepting applications for arts education grants in January.  Applications may be found on their website
www.mplf-arts.org.  Be sure to download the 2020/2021 application.

Apply Online Here

MATTRESS ADVISOR'S SLEEP SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP
The Mattress Advisor's Sleep Science Scholarship applications are now available online.  See https://www.mattressadvisor.com/sleep-scholarships/ for more information.
Apply Online Here

EASTERN WEST VIRGINIA COMMUNITY FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS
MULTIPLE SCHOLARSHIPS - DEADLINE VARIES
Apply Online Here

COURAGE TO GROW SCHOLARSHIP (OPEN TO JUNIORS & SENIORS)
DEADLINE TO APPLY MONTHLY
Apply Online Here

ACT SCHOLARSHIP GIVEAWAY
Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors who register for the ACT are automatically entered in the ACT scholarship giveaway.  See www.act.org for more information.

8TH ANNUAL WEST VIRGINIA HIGH SCHOOL BUSINESS PLAN COMPETITION
 

www.businessplanwv.com/hsbpc

 

Goal:  To work collaboratively to move the state forward by engaging young minds to solve West Virginia’s greatest issues. The future of our state is at hand, and we are working to involve young talent from across the state to share their ideas.

 

Prize:  One (1) $10,000 scholarship to a participating West Virginia higher education institution.

 

$1,000 to your teacher’s classroom if chosen as a finalist

Eligibility:  Open to all juniors and seniors in high schools and career and technical centers in the state of West Virginia.


YOUNG AMERICAN PATRIOTIC ART CONTEST
The Young American Patriotic Art Contest is now open.  The deadline to apply is March 31, 2020.  See Mrs. Alemar in the Counseling Office for the entry forms to apply.

SHEPHERDSTOWN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP
The Shepherdstown Elementary School Scholarship application is now available in the Guidance Office.  Seniors must have spent a minimum of three years attending Shepherdstown Elementary School and have a 3.0 or higher GPA.  See Mrs. Alemar in Guidance for details.  Deadline to apply is April 24th, 2020.

2020 BREAST CANCER AWARENESS SCHOLARSHIP
The 2020 Breast Cancer Awareness Scholarship is now available in the Guidance office.  Students must have been impacted by a diagnosis of breast cancer themselves, or have had a relative or friend been diagnosed with breast cancer.  Postmark deadline to apply for this scholarship is April 10th, 2020.

BLUE RIDGE CTC SCHOLARSHIP
The deadline for the Blue Ridge CTC Scholarship has been extended to March 13th.  Any seniors planning on attending Blue Ridge in the Fall should review the applications in Guidance.

HEALTHY CHOICE AMBASSADORS CLUB SCHOLARSHIP

The Healthy Choice Ambassadors Club from South Jefferson Elementary School is sponsoring a scholarship that is available to students who were Healthy Choice Ambassadors.  The application is available in the Guidance office.
Deadline to apply is April 24th, 2020.

WV DESK AND DERRICK CLUB SCHOLARSHIP
Applications are now available for the WV Desk and Derrick Club Scholarship.  Seniors who are planning to attend a four year college in WV and studying the energy industry should review the application in Guidance.  Applications must be postmarked no later than April 1st, 2020.

FRANK SABADO, JR., MD TENNIS CLASSIC SCHOLARSHIP
The WVU Medicine University Healthcare Foundation established the scholarship with proceeds from the annual Frank Sabado, Jr., MD Tennis Classic.  One student from each of the six public high schools in Jefferson and Berkeley Counties will receive this one-time scholarship.  This scholarship is for students of high scholastic standing and character who have been accepted into or are pursuing an approved course of study to become a medical doctor.  See complete application below.  Application must be received by the scholarship committee no later than March 31, 2020.
APPLICATION FORMS

JANET HARNER PASS SCHOLARSHIP
If you are a graduating student has participated in the PASS program at some point during your time in Jefferson County Schools, you may be eligible for the Janet Harner PASS Scholarship.  Applications are now available in the Guidance Office and is also linked below.  Applications must be received by May 15, 2020.
APPLICATION FORM

WV METRONEWS SCHOLARSHIP - CURRENT JUNIORS!!!!
For the 13th year in a row, MetroNews will award a full scholarship to WV Wesleyan which includes four years of tuition, fees, room and board to one lucky student.  This scholarship is valued at $160,000 and will be award to a student in West Virginia who is currently a JUNIOR IN HIGH SCHOOL.  Go to www.wvmetronews.com and click on the "Apply Now" button for the complete details of the 2020 West Virginia Scholar program.  Deadline to apply is April 17th.

WHS STUDENT GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP
The Washington High School SGA Scholarship is now available in the Guidance Office.  Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and have been a part of the Student Government Association for at least 2 years.  Deadline to apply is May 1st.

HORATIO ALGER ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP
The Horatio Alger Association Career & Technical Scholarship application is now available for students planning to attend post secondary career and technical education programs.  See the website www.horatioalger.org for information and application.  Deadline to apply is April 15th, 2020.

EDUCATION.COM SCHOLARSHIP FOR FUTURE TEACHERS
Education.com is awarding a $5,000 college scholarship to a deserving high school senior interested in pursuing a career in teaching.  Find detailed information about this scholarship award at:
https://www.education.com/scholarships/


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