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Please check back in October 2019 to apply to be a Palmer Scholar for the class of 2021!

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Applications must be completed by December 8, 2017


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Applications must be completed by December 8, 2017

What does it mean to be a Palmer Scholar?

How can I determine my financial aid?

Following the steps in the application, you will complete the FAFSA4CASTER to determine your family’s expected family contribution (EFC). The demonstrated financial need for your family’s EFC should be $5,920 or less. You may also submit a written explanation of why you believe you have significant financial need in the event that your EFC exceeds this amount.

What is the commitment?

What are the benefits of being a Palmer Scholar?

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Palmer Sunrise Rotary Challenge Scholarship

Palmer Scholars has partnered with the Tacoma Sunrise Rotary Club to administer the Palmer Sunrise Rotary Challenge Scholarship (PSRCS). PSRC Scholars will receive all of the benefits of traditional Palmer Scholars, though their scholarship dollars come from the Sunrise Rotary Club Foundation. The PSRCS is open to all juniors enrolled at Lincoln High School that meet are eligibility requirements, which are listed above, but you do not need to identify as a person of color.  The PSRCS only seeks to identify students at Lincoln High School who have persevered through significant hardship and are college bound. The submission deadline for the PSRCS is the same as the general Palmer Scholars application.  

Please fill out the main application to apply for the Palmer Sunrise Rotary Challenge Scholarship and when prompted, select that you would like to be considered for the Sunrise Rotary Challenge Scholarship.