Martinez Fellows Scholarship
An annual, nonrecurring award of $5,000 for two incoming students of color enrolled in one of SPU’s graduate teacher-education programs (such as the MA-TESOL K–12).

Stim Bullitt Civic Courage Scholarship
High school seniors and undergraduate students who live, work, or attend school in Seattle are invited to write an essay about individuals or groups from Washington state who have demonstrated civic courage on an issue of importance to the community.

Original essays are accepted online between January 1 and February 28. Winners announced in May. They must be at least 1,500 and no more than 2,000 words. Learn more specifics.

Washington State Business & Professional Women’s Foundation
Founded in 1919, the foundation promotes equity for all women. Learn more about their scholarships for women students.

The Seattle Foundation Scholarships
The Seattle Foundation lists most of its Washington-based scholarships on, a clearinghouse with vetted scholarship information.

Walter H. Meyer - Garry L. White Memorial Scholarship is offered by College Planning Network to undergraduate students 24 years old or older and graduate students age 30 or older.

    For a full list of scholarships administered by The Seattle Foundation, or to apply, visit the Scholarships listing at

    Scholarship and grant directories are available at SPU’s Ames Library and in public libraries. Suggested resources include:

    • Grants for Graduate Students, Peterson’s Guide
    • How to Find Out About Financial Aid: A Guide to Over 700 Directories ..., Gail Schlachter, ed.
    • Scholarships, Fellowships & Loans, Feingold & Feingold