Scholarships + Assistantships

Teaching Assistantships

The application process for spring 2019 is complete. Information for the fall 2019 application will be available in April. Click here for positions available outside the SDC.

General Scholarships

Students are eligible for corporate and privately supported scholarships and achievement awards offered by the School of Design and Construction and the Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture.

To be eligible for scholarship consideration, complete the Washington State University General Scholarship Application by January 31. Also be sure to fill out the FAFSA by November 30 to ensure your eligibility for the widest range of scholarships and need-based financial aid.

Other Scholarships

Simpson Strong-Tie® Student Scholarship for Structural Engineering, Architecture, and Construction Management students for the upcoming Fall 2019/2020 school year. The Simpson Strong-Tie Student Scholarship program assists students who are pursuing undergraduate study in Structural Engineering, Architecture or Construction Management to support education and encourage the design and building of safer structures in our communities. Your school has been selected to participate in the program. The scholarship award is $2,000. The deadline to submit the application and required materials online is March 22, 2019. Information along with link to the online application is available on our website.

International Furnishings and and Design Association 2019 Design Student Scholarships To apply for an undergraduate scholarship in 2019, you must be currently enrolled, meet the criteria listed for the scholarship you are applying for, and your graduation date must be no earlier than the end of fall semester of 2019. You are not eligible to apply for a scholarship if your graduation date is in either the spring or summer semester of 2019. All applications are accepted beginning March 1, 2019 with the deadline set at March 31, 2019. Check our website at

2019 CREW Seattle Impact Award ScholarshipsThe Foundation Committee is now accepting applications for the six 2019 CREW Seattle Impact Award Scholarships. This year, we are partnering with the CREW Seattle Mentorship Program to allow interested students to apply for both a scholarship and the mentorship program. The Impact Award scholarships are for high school, college and recent (within 2 years) graduates to participate in CREW Seattle. Winners will receive a free CREW Seattle membership (from date of award through December 2019), 3 free CREW luncheons, as well as pairing with a CREW Buddy and other networking benefits. Download the application today and email to the Foundation committee.

If you are also interested in the mentorship program you can find the application at this link. Applications will be reviewed and finalists will be presented to the CREW Seattle Board for approval. Scholarships will be awarded on a case-by-case basis until all six have been awarded.

Cost of Attendance

Estimated expenses (inlcuding tuition, mandatory fees, and room and board) are available at Student Financial Services and Graduate School Cost of Living (PDF).