These resources are presented solely for information purposes for students. The Yakima School District does not sponsor the websites or scholarships listed.
Please Note: Many scholarships require a counselor's and/or teacher's recommendation and signature. Please allow them at least one week, prior to the deadline, to complete your request. You may request an official transcript from your school Registrar's Office.
Scholarship Listings (updated 7/1/2020)
Perry Technical Institute Scholarships
Perry Technical Institute encourages you to apply for scholarships before you start school and throughout your time at Perry. If you receive scholarship funding, you will have the opportunity to reduce or cancel loans that you took out to pay for school.
Deadline: November 1 (yearly)
Posted: July 1, 2020
A $1,000 Scholarship For Those Interested in an HR, People Operations and Onboarding Career Paths. The SaplingHR Onboarding Experience Scholarship is an award for any current or soon-to-be undergrad who has a passion for the people operations and HR space. Students applying must submit an essay where you explain, present, inspire, or otherwise convince us about your great idea for an onboarding program for new employees of a business, and how it would improve their experience.
Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury Scholarship
Deadline: December 15 (yearly)
The Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury Scholarship is an award for any current or soon-to-be undergrad who has had his or her life altered due to an injury from a car or truck accident, be it their own injury, that of a loved one, or an influential individual. This is a $1,000 scholarship, and is awarded on December 20th of each year.
Washington Tour Guide Scholarship
Deadline: December 31 (yearly)
Posted: March 22, 2019
Applicants must be currently enrolled at or planning to attend a four-year university, graduate program, community college, or trade school located in the continental United States. Applicants must submit a video of their favorite road trip destination(s) in WA state.
Travis W. Watkins Tax Resolution & Accounting Firm Scholarship
Deadline: December 31, April 30 (yearly)
Posted: October 2, 2019
The Travis W. Watkins Tax Resolution & Accounting Firm Scholarship is a one-time $1,000 award for any current or soon-to-be student who has had his or her family’s life altered because of tax controversies (back taxes owed, audits, etc.). Students applying must submit an essay where you explain, present, inspire, or otherwise convince us as to why you deserve to win this scholarship.
Mollie Davis Scholarship
Deadline: February 22 (yearly)
The Mollie Davis Scholarship program awards up to $7,500 a year and up to $30,000 overall toward a Bachelor’s Degree. In addition, we award up to $3,500 a year toward an associate’s degree.
LawnStarter Lawntrepreneur Scholarship
Deadline: August 20, December 31 Yearly
The Lawntrepreneur Scholarship is our way of funding tomorrow's top entrepreneurs. We're fixing the large and disorganized lawn care industry, and we're willing to grant $1000 to any student we believe has the potential to change the world through entrepreneurship. If you are interested in starting your own business, we'd love to hear from you.
The Wikilawn Grass for Class Scholarship
Posted: April 21, 2020
This $2500 scholarship is for entrepreneurial high school and college students who own and operate a lawn care service while attending school. The entry for the Fall semester is May 1st to August 20th and it’s open for the Spring semester from August 31st to December 31st. We will announce the recipient on September 1st and January 10th of the subsequent year.