Scholarships & Tuition Awards

The Evergreen State College strongly encourages qualified persons of all races, ethnicities and sexual orientations, persons with disabilities, persons over 40, women, and Vietnam Era and disabled veterans to apply for awards listed.

Colin Ross Memorial Independent Learning Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

Due Date: February 1, 2020

New or Current Student
Class Standing


Need-Based Preferred

This scholarship was established in memory of Colin Ross, a 2017 Evergreen graduate who made the most of his experience at Evergreen by engaging in multiple field-based learning activities. To develop his expertise in wild life conservation, Colin studied abroad in Tanzania and Nepal, and completed an internship and an independent learning contract in Namibia.

To be eligible to receive the scholarship, a student must meet the following criteria:

  • Undergraduate student who plans to participate in field-based, independent learning experiences, including Independent Learning Contracts, internships, Student-Originated Studies projects, or study abroad programs.
  • Preference will be given to students interested in the sciences, especially wildlife or environmental conservation.
  • Preference will be given to students with financial need.

Colin Ross in the field for ILC