Vancouver Academic Achievement Award

Guaranteed $4,000 scholarship. There's a scholarship for you.

Fall 2016 applicant requirements are listed below. Fall 2017 applicant requirements will be announced in early September.

  • $4,000 annually
  • Four-year guarantee*
  • No separate application required
  • Apply for admission by January 31

Washington high school students demonstrating academic excellence are eligible for Vancouver Academic Achievement Awards. A limited number of these awards go to qualified students who complete admission application materials by the priority deadline of January 31.

Eligibility criteria include resident status for tuition-paying purposes, high school grade-point average (GPA) of 3.6 AND a combined SAT score of 1150 (excluding writing portion), or 25 ACT score. Full-time enrollment required.

If your GPA and/or test scores improve during your senior year in high school, call us at 360-546-9559 to see if the VAA Award is still available.

*Contingent upon meeting renewal criteria of 3.2 WSU GPA and full time enrollment of 12 credits or more.


For answers, call the Cougar Center at 360-546-9779 or send us an email.