Adult scholarships are open to any adult residing within the Stanwood-Camano School District or who graduated from Stanwood High School or Lincoln Hill High School.
Most scholarships are restricted to adults 21 years of age or older, but check individual listings for specific restrictions.
Different adult scholarships have different eligibility requirements, but many can be used for job training or workshops as well as college level coursework.
Scholarships Available Year-Round
The following scholarships can be applied for at any time. They will remain open until all available scholarship funds have been awarded.
Single Parent Scholarships (4-5 @ $500 - $1,000)
Must be 21 years of age or over, single parent with financial need needing additional training or education to better compete in today’s work force.
Hallie Price Visual Arts Scholarship (1-2 @ $500)
Must be 21 years of age or over. Participation in local arts groups and commitment to visual arts such as painting, drawing, clay, photography, architecture, interior design, landscape design, etc. Must submit Hallie M. Price Visual Arts Scholarship Application rather than standard adult scholarship application.
2017 Adult Scholarships (Application Deadline July 14, 2017)
Cheryle Jett-Boge Memorial Veterinary Scholarship (1-2 @ $500)
Currently working in a Veterinary Clinic or with animals. Funds can be used for classes, workshops, or further training related to animal care.
Cheryle Jett-Boge Memorial Fire Sciences Scholarship (1-2 @ $500)
Currently working at Fire Station or as an EMT. Funds are to be used for classes, workshops, or further training related to Fire Sciences or EMT.
Kathy Peebler Caregiver Scholarship (1-2 @ $500 to $1,000)
Must be 21 years of age or over and pursing caregiving of elders (including but not limited to nursing, medicine, nurse’s aide, and home health care).
Sarah Margaret Macdonald Nursing Scholarship (1 @ $4,000, renewable for second year)
Must have been accepted into a nursing program at Everett Community College or Skagit Valley Community College. Must include a copy of acceptance letter with application. (No age restriction.)
Stanwood Democrats / Delores Haglund Jones Memorial Scholarship (1 @ $1,000)
Must be 21 years of age or over, single parent needing training or education to better compete in today’s work force.