Are you a Washington DC resident wondering how to pay for college? Even if you're paying in-state tuition, affording college is never easy. Luckily, we've compiled a list of scholarships available to students who live or attend college in DC.

Plus, if you're looking to attend University of the District of Columbia or other Washington DC universities, you can start earning no-essay scholarships as early as 9th grade!

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List of Washington DC scholarships

Scholarships offered by non-profits and corporations available to students in DC
Award Name Amount Deadline
WHS' NEXTGen Border Security Contest $2,500 August 30, 2017
The Mid-Atlantic STA Foundation $2,500 April 30, 2017
Wash AFCEA DC Scholarships $12,000 March 31, 2018
Bishop John Bryson Chane Scholarship for Social Justice $ - March 1, 2018
The Roothbert Fund Scholarships $3,000 February 1, 2018
Hispanic Scholarship Giveaway $2,500 February 6, 2018
Toyota TeenDrive365 Video Challenge $15,000 February 23, 2018
U.S. Army Loan Repayment Program $1,500 June 23, 2017
Duck Tape Promposal Sweepstakes $1,000 April 5, 2018
Duck Brand Stuck at Prom Scholarship Contest $10,000 May 31, 2017

List of colleges in Washington DC

University Location
George Washington University Washington, DC
American University Washington, DC
Georgetown University Washington, DC
Howard University Washington, DC
University of the District of Columbia Washington, DC
Catholic University of America Washington, DC
Trinity Washington University Washington, DC
Gallaudet University Washington, DC
Corcoran College of Art and Design Washington, DC