Step Four:
    Lakeside and Local Scholarships
    Who can apply? Look for your class icon!
    S - Seniors
    J - Juniors
              So - Sophomores
         F - Freshmen 
     Lakeside High School Scholarships
    Lakeside Booster Club Scholarship S  Open now!  Deadline: April 1, 2019
    • Seniors who have participated in any extracurricular activity (sports, clubs, music program, etc.) for at least 2 years
    • Must be type-written

    Nine Mile Falls Education Association Scholarship   Applications to Counseling Office  
    • Applicants are evaluated on many criteria: Personal History,School Activities/Awards/Achievements, Non-school Activities, Community Service, Employment History, Statement of Goals, Other Scholarships Awarded and two letters of recommendation
    • See Mrs. Mitzlaff in Counseling Office for more details 

    Kaylene Palaniuk Memorial Scholarship S  

    The Kaylene Palaniuk Memorial Scholarship was established by her parents after Kaylene passed away in an automobile accident December 2009. The Scholarship has been set forth to provide a onetime scholarship annually to a deserving student graduating from Lakeside High School in Nine Mile Falls Washington and which will keep Kaylene and her accomplishments alive and memorialized with all present and future students who attend Lakeside High School. 

    •  Three (limit one-page) essays on assigned question topics

    Nine Mile Community Club S 

    • Demonstrate a history of community service and be a resident of Nine Mile Falls
    • Essay (500 words or less) on how you have worked to make a positive difference in your community

    Dr. Thomas Myers and Pacific EyeCare & Optical Scholarship  S 
    • Must be interested in pursuing a science related career

    Dr. Myers Scholarship 2018

    Lakeside Principals Scholarship   S  
    • Minimum 2.5 GPA
    • Essay (400-500 words) on how you will change the world through your desired education and career

    Local Scholarships 


    WSPE Engineering Scholarships  Deadline:  January, 25, 2019
    • Must reside in Spokane County
    • Six $4000 Scholarships
    • Student wants to enter an engineering college next year
    • Minimum SAT Math Score:  600  Minimum SAT Reading/Writing:  580
    • Avg. GPA Grades 10 and 11:  Minimum 3.0

    Innovia Foundation  Deadline:  March 1, 2019
    • Awards more than 100 scholarships per year to Washington state and northern Idaho students

    Innovia Foundation Scholarships

    Some Innovia Foundations Scholarships for Spokane and Stevens County Students:
    Lucille Hudon Scholarship  Deadline:  March 1, 2019
    • Minimum 3.0 GPA in the last two years of secondary education
    • Have resided for two years in one of the following counties: Spokane, Lincoln, Pend Oreille, or Stevens Counties, WA: or Kootenai, Shoeshone, Bonner or Boundary Counties
    Eileen Hutchison Scholarship  Deadline:  March 1, 2019
    • Female students only
    • Resident of Stevens County, Washington
    • You are pursuing training in the medical health field
    • Based on academics, financial need, and good personal character
    Bess Mikalson Scholarship  Deadline:  March 1, 2019
    • Applicant must be a high school senior or graduate of a high school in Ferry or Stevens County, or of Selkirk High School, and plan to attend a state supported college or university in Washington
    • Awards are granted primarily on the basis of financial need
    • Merit and community involvement are also considered

    Application Instructions    Scholarship Application 

    Rika Ream Environmental Scholarship  S  Deadline:  March 1, 2018

    • Applicants must be residents of Spokane County currently enrolled, or enrolling, as a full-time college student to pursue a degree in environmental sciences or land management.
    • Applicant must have a financial need and a minimum 2.5 GPA. 


    Mark and Kay Burkett Scholarship Fund   S  Check back for 2019 Deadline

    • This scholarship has over $16,000 to award and is available to any student within our 20 county service area.
    • Applicants must be American citizens demonstrating financial need and academic achievement. Preference shall be given to students with community service experience. Students must reside in or have attended high school within the geographic region served by the Foundation.
    • Washington counties: Ferry, Stevens, Pend Oreille, Lincoln, Spokane, Adam, Whitman, Columbia, Garfield, Asotin
    • Idaho counties: Boundary, Bonner, Kootenai, Benewah, Shoshone, Latah, Clearwater, Nez Perce, Lewis, Idaho

    Jim and Cheryl Strandy Commemorative Scholarship S  Deadline:  March 15, 2019

    • A student in good standing with a cumulative GPA of 3.25 or higher
    • Planning to enroll or continue full-time in a bachelor’s degree program at an accredited higher education institution in the fall directly after your graduation from high school.
    • Pursuing a degree in healthcare
    • Legal US citizens or residents

    Spokane Kiwanis Charities Foundation  Deadline:  March 29, 2019 S
    • 15 Community Service Scholarships of $1,500 each for Spokane area seniors and graduates.
    • These scholarships are awarded to the student who best epitomizes the Kiwanis mission of changing the world, one child and one community at a time. 
    • Students attending Lakeside High School are eligible for all scholarships

     Fire Fighters of Spokane County Fire Districts 9 &10  S Deadline:  April 30, 2019 
    • Offered to two students at Mead, Mt. Spokane or Lakeside High School
    • Essay:  "How has organized union labor improved labor laws and how does it protect union workers and indirectly non-union workers?"
    • 2 $1000 scholarships awarded

    Scholarship Policy  Scholarship Application   Activities Worksheet

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    Edward W. Stimpson Scholarship Check back for the 2019 deadline

    • $5000 award
    • University of Washington or Western Washington University students only 

    The McGregor Company Standing Tall for Northwest Agriculture   Check back for the 2019 deadline  S

    • You will be entering college in an agricultural field of study
    • The company offers up to three individual $1,000 scholarships UPON THE COMPLETION of enrollment in either academic or vocational college
    • Essay:  Discuss your connection to agriculture and share a personal message or story that would address the concerns of today’s consumer.  

    Alden Landis Memorial Scholarship So J S  Check back for the 2019 deadline   

    • $3500 award
    • You demonstrate financial need
    • You successfully apply for enrollment in a summer study abroad, service trip, or a gap year program run by a 501(c)(3) public charity.  Students must demonstrate a commitment to community service and learning about other cultures  

    Spokane Regional Plan Center  Check back for the 2019 deadline
    • Applicant, parent, or legal guardian must be an employee of a company who is a member in good standing with the Spokane Regional Plan Center on the date of submission of his or her application 

    Marsden Scholarship  Opens Feb. 1, 2019

    • Demonstrate promise of academic excellence, from grades, scores and/or other factors
    • Potential for success and leadership as evidenced by involvement in school, extracurricular and community activities, work and volunteer experience
    • Please print the application checklist before applying


     BYU Management Society Check back for the 2019 deadline  

    • Do not have to attend BYU
    • Essay (1000 words) about a leadership role you have taken and how you accomplished the goals of the organization
    • Interview with an LDS ecclesiastical leader (bishop) demonstrating good character, community service and any special circumstances

     Bismark H. Turner Scholarship Trust  Check back for the 2019 deadline   S 
    • Graduating from a school in Spokane or Pend Oreille County
    • Criteria for  selection includes possessing a scholarly disposition, high moral character and financial need 
    • Pick up an application from either the scholarship bulletin board or Mrs. Dallabetta

     Inland Power and Light Excellence Award & Inland Power Lineman Scholarship 

    Not Open Yet! Check back for the 2019 deadline

    • For members or children of members of Inland Power
    • Two short essays required

    Washington Water Power Legacy Scholarship   Not Open Yet!  Check back for the 2019 deadline                            
    • Avista employees' children only
    • Please download an application on the Avista Employee website Avista e.view. (you will find the application through your parents log in portal) 
    • For more information please call Patti Wilkinson (509) 635-1156
    Inland No
    rthwest Dairy Women   Not Open YetCheck back for the 2019 deadline    S            
    • You are pursuing studies in Agriculture, Nutrition, or Dairy Food Science
    • Minimum 3.0 GPA
    • Essay (500 words or less) describing your goals and why you would like to receive the scholarship
    Mel Lindauer Eyes to the Future Scholarship  Not Open Yet! Check back for the 2019 deadline S  
    • Short goal statement required

    Numerica Student Ambassador Scholarship  Not Open Yet!  Check back for the 2019 deadline   S
    • Students must be a Numerica Member, or open an account at Numerica prior to applying for this scholarship
    • Demonstrate community service (minimum 20 hours)
    • Complete an interview via phone or in-person, and have been accepted into a college or university (and provide the acceptance letter as part of the application materials)
    Banner Bank/Spokane Indians Scholarship  Not Open Yet!  Check back for the 2019 deadline
    • Demonstrate scholarship, leadership, community involvement, and character
    • Those who attend Washington state colleges and vocational schools are preferred
    • Winners will be invited with their families to attend a Spokane Indians baseball game, and be recognized as a scholarship award winners during an on-field ceremony
    Spokane County Democrats  S  Not Open YetCheck back for the 2019 deadline
    • Minimum 2.5 GPA
    • You have or will give 20 documented hours of community service (award granted when service commitment is complete
    • Essay (multi-paragraph) about how education contributes to a decent quality of life and can help with human problems 

    Sewer Water Utility Scholarship  Not Open YetCheck back for the 2019 deadline  

    • You are interested in pursuing a career in the water and wastewater industry

    Closed for 2019
    Check back for the Class of 2020 deadline
    Act Six Scholarship     S   
    • You plan to attend Gonzaga or Whitworth
    • You love your community and are willing to be a campus leader for four years
    • You must attend weekly trainings downtown and arrange transportation
    • Full-need scholarship for four years - worth $180,000 or more

    WSU Regents Scholarship   S
    • For seniors who plan to attend WSU 
    • Must meet minimum criteria for the Regents Scholars program
    • Two scholars are selected by Mr. Osborn after he conducts interviews with eligible applicants

    WSU Regents Scholarship 


    Soroptimist International (local chapter) Violet Richardson Award S J So F  
    • Young women ages 14-17 by the application deadline. If you are already 18 by December 1st, you are not eligible
    • You have made outstanding community service contributions

Last Modified on January 9, 2019