Fewer scholarship applications are mailed to the high school as the internet becomes more popular for scholarship searches. The following websites are excellent resources to use when searching for scholarships.

L=Local/Area/State N=National

LValley Wide Cooperative$500
(9 awards)
Valley Wide Cooperative will award 9- $500 scholarships to High School students who will graduate in the spring of 2015. Valley Wide Cooperative is committed to investing in the future of our member’s communities through education and leadership development. Parents must be members of the Valley Wide Cooperative. Applications are available at all Valley Wide locations or in the counseling office.
LIdaho Latino Scholarship FoundationUp to $5,000/yrLatinoThe Idaho Latino Scholarship Foundation is a non-profit organization established to develop leaders and improve higher education and opportunities for Hispanic/Latino students. This is a full tuition scholarship to a public post-secondary school in Idaho with a maximum limit of $5000.00 per year. The award is in recognition of academic and vocational achievement, demonstrated leadership in school, community or other service activities. Applicants must be accepted and enrolling or enrolled in a school of post-secondary education in Idaho to be eligible.
LIdaho Cattle Association Heifer Scholarship Program$1,000+Over $1,000 in scholarship money for 1st through 5th place individuals in this program plus a heifer for the first place winner to add to his/her beef production herd. Please contact the ICA office at (208) 343-1615 or for information about the ICA Heifer of the Year Contest.
LIdaho Cattle Women’s Scholarshipup to $1,000Current ICA Member
This scholarship is available to current Idaho Cattle Association members or immediate family. Applicant must be majoring in an agriculture-related field of student and enrolled as a full time student. Application available in the counseling office.
NJanice M. Scott Memorial Scholarship$2,500
(3-5 awards)
The Janice M. Scott Memorial Scholarship Fund has been established to honor Mrs. Scott who was among the 125 individuals who perished in Pentagon during the attacks by terrorists on the morning of September 11, 2001. A minimum of 3.0 GPA is required. Priority is given to those with need.
See Ms. Stoker in the counseling office for an electronic copy of the application.
LOliver Finley Academy Scholarship$500-$1,000CosmetologyOliver Finley Academy is offering a $500 scholarship for esthetics or nail technology and $1,000 or Cosmetology. See counselor for scholarship information
LSpirit of Soroptimist Scholarship for Young WomenFemale
Problem Solving
The Snake River Valley Chapter of Soroptimist International has a scholarship opportunity for local young women ages 17-19. Applicants must meet the age requirement, have demonstrated initiate in both identifying a problem and trying to solve it, and have had significant and noteworthy accomplishments as volunteers. 750 word essay is required to apply. Applications available in the counseling office.
LWestern Stockmen’s and Simplot Livestock ScholarshipsICA MembersThese scholarships are available to current Idaho Cattle Association members and members of their family. Applicant must be enrolled full-time in a community college or university in an ag-related field of study. Applications available in the counseling office.
LIdaho Farm Bureau ScholarshipMember of Idaho Farm BureauThe Scholarship is available to a member of an Idaho Farm Bureau family for one year of higher education at an institution of their choice. Paper applications available in the counseling office. Writeable application online.Link
LCoach Clark Scholarship$500This scholarship is in honor of Rick Clark, Nyssa head baseball coach, who passed away in November from Leukemia. Must be planning to attend an accredited college or university. Applications available in the counseling office.
LBPSI Scholarship$300
Building Safety ProfessionsBSPO is one of the five regional groups that in conjunction make up Idaho Association of Building Officials. BSPI is proud to offer scholarships to winners of their yearly building safety scholarship. This scholarship is an effort to give back to students who have chosen to pursue a career in one of the many building safety professions represented by BSPI (inspectors, plan reviewers, construction managers, architects, engineers, and many more). Applications available in the counseling office.
LIdaho Association of Counties Scholarship$1,000Child of County Emp
Child/Grandchild of Co Elected Official
Children of county employees working more than 20 hours per week and the children and grandchildren of county elected officials by the Idaho Association of Counties Scholarship Fund on behalf of the members of the Idaho Association of Counties (IAC). Recipients must attend a college, university or vocational/technical school full-time for the 2015-2016 academic year and be enrolled in either an academic or a vocational education program leading towards a degree or certification.
LScholarships for DreamersEastern Oregon UniversityIntending to enroll at EOU
First time college student or community college graduate
Undocumented student

Contact EOU Financial Aid
Contact EOU
LLightfoot Foundation ScholarshipThe Lightfoot Foundation scholarship requires you have a 2.5 GPA and must reside in the Treasure Valley for at least 1 year. Family financial information must be reported for this scholarship.Link
LPEO Scholarship$500FemaleP.E.O. is a philanthropic organization where women celebrate the advancement of women by educating through scholarships, grants, awards, and loans and by motivating others to achieve their highest aspirations. Chapter C awards a $500 P.E.O. scholarship annually to a senior girls who has been a student at a Payette County High School for at least two full academic years. The student must have maintained a grade point average adequate to assure her acceptance into a college, university, vocational or training school. Applications available in the counseling office.
NCatching the Dream ScholarshipNative AmericanFor Native American students enrolling in any U.S. college. Call or email for application process.
(505) 262-2351
LUniversity of Idaho L.Dean and Gay Welch ScholarshipBusiness
U of I
For Payette and Gem County student who will be majoring in business at the University of Idaho. Financial need may be considered. Admissions application counts as scholarship application. Be sure to enter your intended major as business.
LTVCC Hispanic Leaders ScholarshipTVCC Future Hispanic Leaders Scholarship open for application to students who have shown previous academic achievement and potential, financial need, community service, club and and activity involvement, have demonstrated leadership. Must have completed the FAFSA to apply for this scholarship. Applications available in the counseling office.
LPayette-Washington County Board of Realtors Scholarships$250Annual scholarship awarded to a student living in the state of Idaho in Washington or Payette County who has graduated from one of the high Schools in either county within the past three years. The major criteria for selecting the recipient is the student's academic achievement record, leadership responsibilities, community contributions and completed application. An official high school transcript, obtain a signature on the application from a REALTOR acknowledging that they know or have introduced themselves to a realtor in Washington or Payette County. All applications are required to be typewritten. See Ms. Stoker for an electronic copy of the application. 10 scholarships will be awarded.
LIdaho Youth Ranch (IYR) Scholarship Program60 Days prior to start date of programVariesIYRScholarships are available to students who successfully graduated from an IYR residential or family counseling program and are planning to attend an Idaho college, university, or vocational training program. Applications are available at the program from which you graduated or by emailing email
NCHS ScholarshipApril 1, 2018$1,000
(50 awards)
AgFor graduating high school seniors pursuing an agricultural-related major at any two-or four-year college throughout the nation.Link
NAmerican Fire Sprinkler Association Scholarship ContestApril 1, 2018$2,000This scholarship contest is open to high school seniors who are citizens and aliens legally residing in the USA. The scholarship is payable to the winner's college/university or certified trade school in the United States; student must enroll in semester beginning no later than fall 2018. Winners not based on financial need.Link
LIdaho Peace Officers' Memorial ScholarshipApril 1, 2018Dependent of OfficerFor any dependent of a full-time or part-time peace officer employed by or volunteering for the state of Idaho at the time such officer was killed or disabled in the line of duty.Link
LWashoe Masonic Lodge No 28 ScholarshipApril 1, 2018$500
(several awards)
The Washoe Masonic Lodge is offering several scholarships to needy and deserving students of Fruitland High School with awards of $500 each. Qualifying, accredited, institutions are: colleges, junior colleges, community colleges, universities, or trade schools. The student must be enrolled for the fall term following their high school graduation. The application must be postmarked by April 1st and returned to the address on the bottom of the application. Applications available in the counseling office.See Mrs. Lemer
LWalmart Dependent ScholarshipApril 2, 2018Dependant of WM EmpMust be the dependent of an associate (employee) of any division of Walmart who has been actively employed with Walmart for at least six consecutive months as of March 14, 2014.Link
LNyssa-Nampa Sugarbeet Growers Association ScholarshipApril 6, 2018$1,000
(2 Awards)
SRSC CoOp MemberThis scholarship is available to two high school seniors who are members or dependents (children/grandchildren) of Snake River Sugar Company LLC Cooperative members - growers who deliver sugarbeets to the Nampa sugar factory. Applications can be requested by emailing For questions contact Norma Burbank (208) 863-5353.
LFruitland Education Association ScholarshipApril 12, 2018Education
FEA is offering a scholarship to any FHS senior who plans to attend an accredited college or university and major in academics or a vocational-technical program. Applications are available in the counseling office.See Mrs. Lemer
LFruitland Dollars for Scholars ScholarshipsApril 18, 2018VariesCreate an online profile and apply for all locally sponsored Fruitland scholarships. These scholarships will only be awarded to students in the Fruitland School District. Profile and applications must be completed to be eligible for scholarships. Carefully read scholarship requirements, some have no minimum GPA requirement. New scholarships are still in the works so check back frequently. For more information, contact Fruitland Dollars for Scholars Board member Gayle Van Weerdhuizen at or 452-7268.

Billy O’Dell Scholarship
Dwain Tesnohlidek FFA Scholarship
Fruitland Dollars for Scholars - multiple awards
Lee Wright Scholarship
Safari Club Scholarship
Pets Best Scholarship
Bar and Tony Teshnolidek Scholarship
Kelly Strough- Spartan of the Year Scholarship
Warrington Construction Scholarship
Goldwing Reality Scholarship
Agile Homes Scholarship
and more
LAmerican Public Works Association ScholarshipApril 19, 2018$1,000AnyThe American Public Works Association, Rocky Mountain Chapter is now accepting applications for a $1,000 scholarship. Applications are open to residents of Idaho, Montana or Wyoming who are either high school graduates or equivalent (G.E.D.), and enrolling in a trade school/vocational educational training program, or four-year college or university.Link
LFour Rivers Association of Realtors ScholarshipApril 20, 2018$1000Four Rivers Association of Realtors is offering a scholarship to a high school graduate living in the state of Idaho in Washington or Payette County, or who lives in the state of Oregon in Malheur County, and will be attending college or a vocational school full-time. Application must be typewritten. Visit the counseling office to request an electronic copy of the application
LProfessional Technical ScholarshipApril 27, 2018$1,000FHSThis scholarship, funded by an anonymous donor, provides $1,000 for a Fruitland High School student pursuing vocational, technical, or trade education. The scholarship provides $500 for the first registration term and, upon successful completion of the first term, $500 for the second term of enrollment. Funds will be sent from the Fruitland School District to the school. Scholarship recipient is responsible for providing Fruitland School District with proof of enrollment. Applications available in the counseling office.
LMcClendon Engineering Inc. Scholarship April 28, 2018$1,000 Structural Engineering or ArchitectureArrangements and Rules:

Write an essay that addresses any of the following questions:

Who or what inspirited you to become a Structural Engineer or Architect?

Why do you think you will be successful as a Structural Engineer or Architect?

What experience or interest do you have with Structural Engineering or Architecture?


500 – 1,000 word essay

Completed Application

High School Senior (12th Grade)

Living in the Treasure Valley

Planning to study Structural Engineering or Architecture

Minimum High School 2.5 GPA

Accepted to a college/university and enrolling Fall 2018
See Mrs. Lemer
LIdaho Pointe Pest Control ScholarshipApril 29, 2018$750Good DeedFor this scholarship, do something good for someone else and include a note telling them to pass it on. Bonus points are awarded for including pictures. We want to hear what good deed you did to help your community.
After you have finished your good deed, pass along this scholarship to as many friends as you can. For every submission we get that says you referred/told them about this scholarship, you get bonus points. (Feel free to post the scholarship on your Facebook page to spread the word.)
Once your good deed is finished and you have told all of your friends about this scholarship, play the Pointe Pest Control game and take a screenshot of your highest score. Bonus points are added to your application for playing the game.
The scholarship must be submitted, in full, by April 29, 2018. LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
Applications for the scholarship can be submitted by any high school senior or college freshman from the state of Idaho.
This scholarship is a one-time scholarship worth $750. It will be awarded May 30, 2018
All applicants must be submitted electronically using this form.
LIntermountain Medical Imaging ScholarshipApril 30, 2018$1,000Healthcare FieldIntermountain Medical Imaging is offering a merit based scholarship to a student who desires to further their education in the medical field. All applicants applying to be considered for the $1,000 scholarship from Intermountain Medical Imaging must meet the following criteria:

Submit an original 500-word essay on how they have made a difference in our community and what they hope to accomplish in the world of healthcare.
Hold a 3.0 grade point average.
Show interest in going into a healthcare field (MD, DO, PA, NP, Nursing, Radiology Technologist)
Graduate(d) from an Idaho high school.
Provide details and experiences from community service they have participated in over the last 4 years.
Show proof of acceptance or active enrollment in undergrad school.
Currently be a high school senior or college freshman.
Apply using this form no later than April 30, 2018. Applications submitted after that date will not be considered.
Essays should be written in English and typed in 12-point, legible font.
LLions Academic/Vocational ScholarshipApril 30, 2018$500
(2 awards)
FHSThis scholarship is for graduating seniors from Fruitland High School. One scholarship will be awarded to a male student and one for female student. Scholarships are based on vocational or career choices, cumulative GPA, and financial need. Requirements: completed application, essay, and transcript. Application available in counseling office.See Mrs. Lemer
NChristensen & Hymas General ScholarshipAugust 1, 2018$1,000You must be currently enrolled in or have been accepted to (and planning to attend) a University or College in the United States
You must have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher
Cumulative GPA of the current or most recent secondary education program you have attended
You are required to submit a transcript verifying your GPA
NHansen Injury Law Scholarship-August 1, 2018$1,000The Hansen Injury Law Firm Scholarship is available for a student whose life has been negatively impacted by a car crash, bicycle accident or other events leading to personal injuries. Applicants must be attending a college or university the US and have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher.Link
NAspiring Nurse ScholarshipAugust 31, 2018$1,000Nursing
Nursing Schools Almanac will award a $1,000 scholarship to an aspiring nurse who best demonstrates:
*A track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics
*A passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of health care
This scholarship is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue a college education in nursing, including LPN/LVN, ADN, and BSN programs.
LIdaho Professional-Technical Education Foundation Merit ScholarshipBPA March 31, 2018
FFA June 30, 2018
The Idaho Professional-Technical Education Foundation has scholarships specifically for students in professional-technical student organizations (PTSOs) in Idaho. Merit scholarships are available for a 1st place winner of a CDE that is advancing to the national level in their team or individual event. Deadlines vary depending on student organization: BPA & DECA- March 31st, FCCLA & Skills USA- April 30th, FFA- June 30th.Link
NUEW Healthcare EEOICPA ScholarshipJuly 31, 2018$1,000
UEW Healthcare is pleased to offer the UEW Healthcare EEOICPA Scholarship. The Scholarship is open nationwide to those who will be attending college fall semester of 2018. Special consideration will be give to an undergraduate who is interested in pursuing a career in Home Healthcare and knows someone that worked in the nuclear industry and was subsequently approved for benefits under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program (EEOICPA), but anyone meeting the requirements & can demonstrate an interested in pursuing a career in Healthcare will be considered. This Award will be presented to current college students, but high school seniors who will be attending school in the fall semester of 2018 are also welcome to apply.
The award will be presented to a college student who is enrolled by the fall semester of 2018, but will not have graduated by fall semester of 2018 & is still attending courses at this time. This will be a one-time award.
The Scholarship will be judged on merit and need. Academic achievements as well as any leadership experiences will be taken in to account.
This scholarship is judged & awarded primarily on merit & need.
Completed application must be submitted online by July 31, 2018. LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
Applicant must plan to attend college by fall semester 2018.
Must have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0.
A transcript must be attached to application for consideration.
Applicant must submit an un-opened copy of official transcripts if selected as a finalist.
This scholarship is a one-time award worth $1000 to be awarded the fall semester of 2018.
Although not required, applicants are encouraged to submit recommendation letters and/or resumes to substantiate their application.
Applicant will be required to demonstrate both their merit and their need for this scholarship
NAthnet Sports Recruiting ScholarshipJune 1, 2018$1,000Athlete
At Athnet Sports Recruiting we believe in the ability of sports to teach young people important life lessons. As an organization committed to helping student athletes use sports to further their education, we are proud to be able to offer a scholarship to a current or future college student who plays, or has played a high school or college sports. Athnet Scholarship committee will award the scholarship to the student whose essay best demonstrates how the lessons they learned through sports have positively impacted them as they pursue their college education.Link
NAnimation Professional Scholarship ProgramJune 1, 2018$1,000AnimationThe scholarship is limited to high school seniors in the US pursuing an animation related degree program at an accredited post-secondary school or college.Link
NAspiring Fashion Professional ScholarshipJune 1, 2018$1,000FashionAwarded to students interested in pursuing a fashion degree at an accredited post-secondary school or college.Link
LNorthwest Renewable Energy ScholarshipJune 1, 2018$1,000
(3 Awards)
Northwest Renewable Energy Institute offers each high school in the United states three $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to graduating high school seniors. Scholarships are for the Northwest Renewable Energy Institute only. See school counselor for nomination.Link
NInternational Air and Hospitality Academy ScholarshipsJune 1, 2018$500Hospitality
The International Air and Hospitality Academy offers education and career training in the fields of hospitality and tourism. See school counselor for nomination for this scholarship.Link
NAbbott & Fenner ScholarshipJune 14, 2018$1,000Jr & Sr.The A & F scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered at any accredited post secondary institution.Link
NBigSun ScholarshipJune 19, 2018$500AthleteAll student athletes are eligible regardless of the sport in which they participate. The student must be in a high school senior or be attending a post-secondary institution.Link
LMcGregor Company ScholarshipMarch 23, 2018$1,000
(3 awards)
FFAThe McGregor Company, an inland empire agriculture chemical and fertilizer supply chain, offers three $1,000 scholarships for students in FFA who plan to pursue agriculture majors in college or at a technical school. The scholarships are focused on students residing in eastern Washington, north central Idaho, and northeastern Oregon.Link
LRocky Mountain PGA ScholarshipMarch 23, 2018 at 4:30pmVariesGolfThe RMSPGA Foundation currently administers two scholarship programs, one in each the Snake River and Yellowstone Chapters. These programs award scholarships annually to college-bound high school seniors based on academic achievement, community and extracurricular activity, leadership, contributions to the game of golf, and financial need.Link
NHispanic Scholarship FundMarch 30, 2018
$500 - $5,000HispanicFor decedents of a Latino or Hispanic country. Application opens January 1stLink
LFar West Agribusiness Association ScholarshipMarch 31, 2018Up To $1,000The Far West Agribusiness Association scholarship program has been designed to provide outstanding high school and collegiate undergraduate students with a chance to pursue their educational goals in college. There are two separate selection pools, one for graduating high school seniors and one for current college students. Scholarships are one year in length and will be awarded in various amounts.Link
LBill Herr Memorial ScholarshipMay 1, 2018$500
(2 Available)
AthleteThe 3rd District Official’s Association awards the Bill Herr Memorial Scholarship to a male and a female student/athlete each year. Student athletes who are seniors at any of the schools in the 3rd District are eligible to submit an application for consideration. Please submit questions to Gary Bassett, Third District Vice President via
LAnne Veseth Memorial ScholarshipMay 1, 2018$500Prof-TechThe $500 Idaho Professional-Technical Education Foundation Scholarship was established to encourage Idaho students pursuing first certificates or degrees in professional-technical education at Idaho technical colleges. This competitive scholarship is available to graduating Idaho high school students who plan to enroll or who are currently enrolled in an approved Professional Technical Education program at the post-secondary level.Link Sleep Scholarship

May 19th, 2018$1,000At, we value education highly and want to give back to our community at large. We are also passionate about promoting sleep awareness and created this scholarship to both help further that cause and to help students pay for the increasing costs of higher education. This scholarship is intended to be used for tuition during the 2018-19 school year.

Applicants must be current high school seniors attending school in the United States OR current college students already studying at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution
Applicants must be U.S. citizens
Applicants must be anticipating completion of high school diploma at time of application or already in possession of high school diploma / GED
Applicants must be planning to or already currently pursuing a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution
Applicants must be carrying a minimum 3.0 GPA currently or at the end of their senior year
LBill Nauman Memorial Rodeo ScholarshipMay 20, 2018$500HS RodeoThe Bill Nauman Family is offering a scholarship for students active in high school rodeo.Link
NB. Davis ScholarshipMay 22, 2018$1,000Jr & SrThis scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post secondary institution.Link
NVarsity Tutors Essay ContestMonthly$1,000/monthlyEssayVarsity Tutors holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students must write an essay in response to a prompt. Entries are reviewed by Varsity Tutors at the end of the month and one winner is chosen.Link
NAlert MagazineNone - Ongoing$500Essay CompetitionYou can help others become more alert by speaking out against the dangers of drug and alcohol abuse. All eligible high school seniors (see requirements below) may enter the Alert college scholarship essay contest. With each edition of Alert magazine, Golden West Publications awards a $500 college scholarship to the writer of the best drug and/or alcohol abuse-related essay that we receive for that state/region.Link
LIdaho Postsecondary Credit ScholarshipOpen EnrollmentMatching $AcademicThis scholarship matches a scholarship award for high school students graduating with 10 or more college credits and has been awarded a scholarship from a business or industry, or for a student going into a specific field of work. The scholarship must have been based in part or solely on the academic performance of the student.Link
NCancer Survivors’ ScholarshipOpens February 5, 2018VariesCancer SurvScholarships are granted for college education of the cancer survivors. Recipients are selected by a committee based on personal hardship and financial need.Link
NNational Dairy Shrine/McCullough ScholarshipsOpens March 1, 2018 Closes April 15, 2018VariesDairy/Animal science JournalismThe National Dairy Shrine/McCullough Scholarship is available to high school seniors planning to enter a four-year-college or university with intent to major in dairy/animal science with a communications emphasis or agricultural journalism with a dairy/animal science emphasis. Scholarship is based on communication abilities and future plans. This scholarship is sponsored from a bequest fund sponsored by M.E. McCullough, well-known Georgia nutrition researcher, educator and journalist.Link
NHoratio Alger National Career & Technical ScholarshipOpens March 15, 2018 Closes June 15, 2018Up to $2,500
(510 awards)
Career & TechnicalThe Horatio Alger National Career & Technical Scholarship awards students up to $2,500 to pursue a career or technical certificate/degree. Applicants must exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a certificate or degree at a non-profit post-secondary institution in the United States, demonstrate financial need (Pell Grant eligible) and perseverance in overcoming adversity, and be involved in community service.Link
LNational Co-op ScholarshipsVariesVariesQUALIFICATIONS: To qualify for this scholarship, students must:
Have a cumulative high school GPA of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale
Apply and be accepted for the 2015-2016 academic year at one of the WACE Partner Institutions listed (Clarkson University, Drexel University, Johnson & Wales University, Merrimack College, SUNY
Oswego, University of Massachusetts Lowell).