Scholarships + Assistantships

Simpson Strong-Tie® Student Scholarship

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. The scholarship award is $2000. The deadline to submit the application and required materials online is March 25, 2018. Information along with link to the online application is available on our website at:

Simpson StrongTie Scholarship

Graduate School Scholarships

The Graduate School is pleased to announce several scholarships available for graduate students for spring 2016 and fall 2017. Students must be nominated by the Dean of the college and meet the eligibility requirements of the scholarship for which they are nominated. Some scholarships include awards to several students, and range from $1,000 to $4,000 per year. The nominations will be vetted by individual colleges sending the top candidates to the Graduate School. Each college will have their own internal deadlines. The Graduate School submission deadline is listed on the Graduate School scholarship website. Information can be found at

Scholarships will be awarded on the strength of the required documentation, including areas such as leadership skills, research, quality of a master’s thesis, GPA and scholarly activities. Students may request nomination for any of the scholarships.

Cost of Attendance

Estimated expenses (inlcuding tuition, mandatory fees, and room and board) are available at Student Financial Services.


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.

SDC Graduate Teaching Assistantships

The application period for Spring 2018 has closed. Information about assistantships for Fall 2018 will be available by April 1.

Pullman Campus Graduate Assistantships

Click here for positions availble outside the SDC.