Student Facing Opportunities - April

Palmer Pathways Pre-Apprenticeship Spring Cohort

Palmer Pathways is extending the incentive applied to the Winter 2022 cohort to the Spring 2022 cohort! Everyone who meets program requirements is accepted into the program and completes the first 6-week phase of the Palmer Pathways training will receive a $1,800 stipend. Those who remain in the program for the second 8-week phase will receive an additional $2,400 stipend upon completion of the program.

Spring Program Dates:

  • Application deadline: May 2, 2022
  • Orientation: May 12, 2022
  • Start: May 16, 2022
  • Week 6 completion: June 22, 2022
  • Construction Trades Prep starts: July 5, 2022
  • Graduation: August 24, 2022

For more information, check out their website or reach out directly to Mandy Aaberg via email at

2022 WA STEM Signing Day: Now Accepting Applications

Applications are open for 2022 Washington STEM Signing Day, presented by Boeing. All Washington high school seniors who plan to attend a two-year or four-year college or university and pursue a STEM degree or program are eligible to apply here. The virtual event, which will be held this spring, celebrates high school seniors who choose to pursue STEM education. Honorees sign a letter of intent to pursue their STEM goals.

Why Not You Scholarship 

CSF is partnering with Ciara and Russell Wilson's Why Not You Foundation on a new scholarship program to help King County students achieve their college dreams. All Why Not You Scholars 

are invited to complete the end-of-year form and donor update each spring to renew the scholarship for the following academic year. 

In the form, students will be able to indicate whether:

  • they are renewing the Why Not You Scholarship for the next academic year;
  • they have graduated with an associate or bachelor's degree; OR
  • they will not be renewing the scholarship because they no longer meet the renewal criteria.

The form will open on May 1, 2022, and must be completed by the June 30, 2022 deadline. For more information, click here

Nitro Scholarship 

Nitro is providing you with the resources needed to successfully navigate financing college. They are offering the opportunity to earn a $2,000 scholarship. They know that college is a big step forward in achieving your goals and want to help you get there using all the tools Nitro has to offer. Click here for more information.

Everyone Learns Differently Scholarship 

The Xavier Cooper Everyone Learns Differently Scholarship (ELD) provides financial assistance to students with academic needs and related expenses which may include but are not limited to tuition, fees, transportation, room/board, books/stationery, lab materials, food vouchers, meal plans, phones, computers, and internet access. Click here for more information. Scholarships

The team at recently developed a complete guide to scholarships for college. The following scholarships are $500 awards that will be accepting applications now through July 1st:

Contact for more information.