Scholarships

  • Scholarship Are a Great Way to Help Pay for College

    Scholarships are generally funds awarded to students for academic or other achievements that they don’t need to repay.  

    Resources

    WashBoard 

    This free resource connects Washington students will different scholarships. You can save time by submitting one application to multiple scholarships.  

    Washington College Bound Scholarship 

    This program was created in 2007 by the Washington State Legislature to provide state financial aid to low-income students who may not consider college a possibility due to the cost. 

    Kent Community Foundation Scholarships 

    Each year the Kent Community Foundation offers multiple scholarships to Kent area high school seniors. Students can apply for all the scholarships with one online application by April 1.  

    Green River College Scholarships 

    These scholarships are for students wanting to attend Green River College.  

    Rotary Club of Kent Scholarships 

    The Kent Rotary Club awards scholarships to local students and holds a celebration for graduating seniors from Kent School District.  

Scholarship Requirements

  • SAT & ACT

    Many scholarships require that students take the SAT or ACT.  

    Counselor Recommendations 

    Students may be required to return counselor recommendations for scholarships and out-of-state colleges. Please complete the Counselor Recommendation Letter Form available in the Counseling Office, share it with four of your teachers for them to complete, and then return the form to your counselor. 

    Please allow at least two weeks for teachers and counselors to complete recommendations. 

    Transcripts

    Many scholarships require transcripts. Please request transcripts online and allow 3-5 business days before picking them up for free in the Counseling Office. 

Contact Us

  • Counseling Office

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    Open 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

    (253) 373- 7349

    Fax: (253) 373-4428

Last Modified on April 2, 2019