Scholarships

So you’ve earned your Gold Award or completed a Take Action project. That’s awesome!  And guess what? You might be eligible to apply for a Girl Scout scholarship! We know how hard all our girl works to make the world and a better place and we’re so excited to support you in your continued leadership journey!

Val Manuel Take Action Travelship
The Val Manuel Take Action Travelship supports girls to complete a Take Action project in relation to a travel experience – either on the trip or back home.

Application: The Val Manuel Take Action Travelship Application is due April 30, 2015
Award Amount:
$1500
Contact: travelapplicant@girlscoutsww.org

To be eligible, you must:

  • Be a registered Girl Scout in our council, in grades 8-12
  • Complete a Take Action project as part of your travel experience
  • Provide leadership in a Take Action project that reaches beyond the Girl Scout community

Award of Excellence
The Award of Excellence scholarship recognizes distinguished Gold Award recipients and helps you pursue your higher education!

Application (due May 1, 2015) :

Award Amount: $500-$1500 (Scholarship funds will be paid directly to your college or university)
Contact: goldaward@girlscoutsww.org

To be eligible, you must:
  • A Gold Award recipient*
  • Registered Girl Scout in the Girl Scouts of Western Washington council
  • Less than 22 years old
  • Enrolled as a full-time student at an accredited college or university for the 2015-16 academic year**

* Girls currently in the process of earning the Gold Award may apply for this scholarship if your Gold Award Proposal has been reviewed and approved by May 1, 2015. If selected for the award, receipt of the scholarship is contingent upon successful completion of your project and having your Gold Award Final Report Form approved by August 30, 2015.

** High school students and current college students are both eligible to apply. If selected for the award, receipt of the scholarship is contingent upon enrollment for the 2015-16 academic year.

Looking for more scholarship opportunities? Check out our commendation letters and scholarship opportunities resources and scholarship information from Girl Scouts of the USA.

 
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