The capital city of the United States Washington, D.C is home to many highly ranked educational Institutes like Georgetown University, Howard University, and George Washington University. According to reports, Washington institution is ranked number 4th in the United States. Many international students want to study in Washington and due to its higher education and networking opportunities.
List of Washington DC Scholarships in 2021
Mostly the Washington DC scholarship offers are for the healthcare field. Some scholarship fundings are offered in fields such as engineering, accounting, law, teaching, media studies, architecture, history, social sciences, etc.
- Distinguished Cougar award by Washington State University
The Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) or Distinguished Cougar Award, will provide to an out-of-state student who starting at Washington State University (WSU) in 2021. The worth of the scholarship is $11,000, and additionally, it can be for the next three years. There are not any formal considerations, qualified applicants will get the scholarship automatically, and shortlisted by the university for their admission and further proceedings.
- The freshmen who applied for this scholarship at WSU in 2021 have a minimum of 3.6 (GPA) in their previous courses.
- Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or resident of the U.S.
- Or must be a resident outside the state of Washington
- District Scholars Program by George Washington University (GW)
George Washington University (GW) is offering its scholarship to exceptional students from the District of Columbia. GW’s District Scholars program tries to cover the full showed financial need of every qualifying high school from D.C. The worth of the scholarship is about $75,000.
- Applicants must be full time enrolled first-year undergraduate student at George Washington university
- Applicant must be a resident of the District
- Applicant must have studied their final two years and graduated from a high school of the District
- Candidates have to submit the required financial documents, FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid), and their College Board’s CSS Profile.
- The Dwight P. Jacobus Scholarships
The Association of School Business Officials of Maryland and the District of Columbia were organized this Dwight P. Jacobus scholarship to support financially disable students who want to get higher education. It is awarded to those need-based students pursuing their education in business in any of the institutes of Maryland or the District of Columbia.
About eight scholarships are awarded per year according to the criteria of Business school Officials of Maryland and the District of Columbia and it depends upon the financial need of the students, their grades in Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) or American College Test (ACT). The worth of each scholarship is $1,000 and it is directly sent to the school where the student is enrolled.
- Applicants must be the residents of Maryland or the District of Columbia.
- Applicant must be a full-time student.
- He must show a financial need
- He must have a minimum 2.0 GPA
- Central Washington University International Scholarship 2021
Incoming/new undergraduate and graduate international students can apply for the central Washington university international scholarship. The worth of the scholarship is up to $12,800. This is a merit-based scholarship and covers the tuition rates. The applicant must have a GPA of 2.70 if he/she is applying for an undergraduate degree or a 3.0 GPA required for graduation. Candidates have to apply online along with the necessary documents and if he got qualified then informed by the university via email within 2 to 3 weeks after the application. Students c their queries through this email address [email protected]
- Innovators of Progress scholarship program
This scholarship program is arranged to provide them with financial aid to motivated college-age students who want to get an entrepreneurial mindset and to present ideas before them in fields of science, technology, engineering, math, healthcare, finance, infrastructure, literacy, and business. The worth of scholarship is $1,000 per semester until graduation and $1,000 per semester if they submit their innovative ideas. Before the start of the next semester, the scholarship will be renewed, based on the progress of the student.
- Scholarship by the Greater Washington Society of CPAs
These scholarships are given to the BS or BA accounting students or the applicants who got qualify for the 150-hour requirement for graduates to give the examination of the Uniform CPA. Scholarship Fund is granted in the form of six awards of $3,000 for undergraduate and $5,000 for graduate students and the special name of these awards is the Past President’s Award and the Sue Marcum Memorial Award. These universities are capable to get this scholarship:
- American University
- Bowie State University
- Catholic University
- Gallaudet Universit
- George Mason University
- George Washington University
- George town University
- Howard University
- Marymount University
- Trinity Washington University
- University of the District of Columbia
- University of Maryland
- Activia Training Annual Scholarship Award
There are different categories of this scholarship and a specific course of study is required. Activia Training scholarship award $1,500 per year to college, university, high school, or trade school students in the US. It awards two funds of $750 each year in November and May. One is given to the video winner with the value of $500 and the other is given to the essay format winner with the value of $250.
The students with the age of at least 16 years, or have secured a place, at a college, university, high school, or trade school in the US can get Activia Training awards for YouTube videos with the value of $20 and Blog articles with the value of $15.
- Undergraduate Scholarships by Georgetown University
Georgetown University offers scholarships to many need-based and eligible undergraduates. Depending on the financial need of the student, the worth of the scholarship ranges from $1,000 to more than $60,000 per year. Apart from the additional loans and the generous gifts of University benefactors, this scholarship covers all the expenses of eligible candidates and cope up with the full showed financial need of every student with the help of their many donors. Students just have to apply for this scholarship and there are no further considerations.
- Washington state opportunity/Baccalaureate Scholarship
The Baccalaureate Scholarship is provided to the students pursuing high-demand STEM and health care majors. The worth of the scholarship is up to $22,500 and is provided in the form of financial aids. These scholarships allow candidates to study any eligible STEM or health care study program at any public or private college or university in Washington state. applicants are not eligible who are not wanted to earn their bachelor’s degree, but they may apply for the Technical Scholarship (CTS).
This Washington state scholarship covers:
- Tuition fees
- Accommodations or Housing