SCHOLARSHIPS

The Skagit Valley College Foundation offers a wide variety of scholarships each year to eligible students. To apply for the 2019-2020 academic year scholarships, all applicants must complete and submit the online SVC Foundation Scholarship Application. Applications will be accepted until 11:59 p.m. on Friday, March 15, 2019. Late applications will not be accepted, and will not be considered for scholarship eligibility.

How to Apply for Scholarships

To apply for SVC Foundation Scholarships, please complete and submit the online SVC Foundation Scholarship application before 11:59 p.m. on Friday, March 15th, 2019.

For more information on how to apply...
  • A Skagit Valley College Student ID Number (SVC SID#) and Skagit Valley College email address (MySVC) are required to apply for SVC Foundation Scholarships. If you do not yet have these, please Apply for Admission.
  • Applicants only need to fill out one online application for all SVC Foundation Scholarships. Paper applications will not be accepted.
  • Your MySVC email address is your user name. The password is your password for your MySVC email address.
  • After you log in you will need to select “Application”. All questions must be answered in order to complete the application. If a section on the left side says “In Progress” this means that you still need to answer a question(s) in that section. When all sections say “Completed” you can submit the application.
  • The application will automatically save as you work through it. You can make changes to the application up until the application submission deadline: Friday, March 15, 2019 – 11:59 pm.
  • Once you have completed the application you will receive a message that says “You did it, nothing left to complete. Way to Go”.
  • Scholarship criteria varies for each scholarship. For example, some scholarships require a specific area of study, GPA, or SVC campus. All applicants will be considered for each scholarship for which they are eligible. Your eligibility will be determined by how you answer the application questions.
  • After the scholarship deadline, the scholarship committee will review all applications and begin the awarding process. Around the first week of May applicants will be notified by email, your MySVC email, whether or not they received an award. If you are awarded a scholarship, you will be invited to attend the Honors Reception either on the Mount Vernon or Whidbey Island campus

If you have questions regarding the application, please contact Pam Davis | 360.416.7993 | pam.davis@skagit.edu for assistance. You can also stop by the Skagit Valley College Foundation Office. Our office is located in the Administrative Annex | CA-125. (The Administrative Annex is the building between McIntyre Hall and the Library.) You may also contact Debbie Wysomierski on the Whidbey Island Campus, Financial Aid Office.

Sydney S. McIntyre, Jr. Scholarship

The application period for the Sidney S. McIntyre, Jr. Skagit Valley College Memorial Scholarship is also open and runs through Friday, March 15, 2019. This scholarship is for students majoring in the Basic or Applied Sciences that were enrolled Fall 2018, or are enrolled Winter 2019, and are planning on transferring to a four-year public university in the state of Washington beginning Fall 2019, upon graduation from SVC. Students must have a cumulative college level GPA of 3.0 or higher.

If you qualify for the Sidney S. McIntyre, Jr. Skagit Valley College Memorial Scholarship you will be asked a follow-up question after you complete the online scholarship application. This follow-up question asks whether or not you want to apply for the Sidney S. McIntyre, Jr. Skagit Valley College Memorial Scholarship. If you choose to apply for this scholarship, you will be required to answer some additional questions and provide three letters of recommendation. Should you be requesting a letter of recommendation from SVC faculty, please do so as early as possible. The application closing date is during finals week of winter quarter, and faculty may not be on campus or available at that time. It is highly recommended that letters be requested well before March 1st in order to allow for adequate processing time.

The deadline for this year’s application period is Friday, March 15, 2019 by 11:59 p.m. No late applications will be accepted.

Skagit Valley College provides a drug-free environment and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, sexual orientation, or age in its programs and employment. El Skagit Valley College provee de un ambiente libre de drogas y ninguna discriminación para sus programas ó empleo basados en raza, color, nacionalidad, sexo, discapacidades, orientación sexual ó la edad.