Whether you are a graduating high school senior or returning to get your education, there are resources available to help you finance your education without taking on student loan debt. An important first step is to submit a Free Federal Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at Many scholarship applications will require you to provide the Estimated Family Contribution amount from your FAFSA report.

If you are struggling to afford your education, we encourage you to talk with a financial aid advisor and to take the time to see if you are eligible for a scholarship. In addition to the resources you find here, please visit the Oregon Student Access Commission where you can see over 450 scholarship opportunities available to students in Oregon.

TBCC Foundation Scholarship Applications.

The TBCC Foundation offers many different types of scholarships that can help you pay for tuition, fees, books, child care expenses and more.

Scholarship applications for the 2017/2018 academic year will be available for application March 15, 2017.

If you have questions please feel free to contact Heidi Luquette, Director of Development and College Advancement at 503-842-8222 Extension 1025.


Outside Scholarships


American Association of University Women (AAUW) TBCC Scholarship Application

This scholarship is intended for a female resident of Tillamook County who is currently attending or planning to attend Tillamook Bay Community College (TBCC) during the academic year of 2017-2018.  Scholarship Award up to $2,200 applicable towards Tuition, Books, and Fees.

Application Deadline: Tuesday, February 21, 2017

2017 Tillamook Ladies of Elks Scholarship Application

This scholarship is intended for a Tillamook County High School Graduate (HS Diploma, GED or Certificate of Completion from any Tillamook County School), current college student with a minimum of 9hrs per term, minimum GPA of 2.5 for 1st year, total 30 credit hours and/or 2nd year student, male or female. Scholarship Award of $1,500.

Application Deadline: Wednesday, March 3, 2017


Tillamook County Soil and Water Conservation District Scholarship Application

The economy for Tillamook County is comprised mainly of Agriculture, Forest Products, Fishing, and Recreation. For this reason, the Tillamook County  Soil and Water Conservation District (TCSWCD) is committed to supporting local students who care about our natural resources and wish to promote conservation, impacting future natural resource decisions. Our goal is to assist college students majoring in the field of agriculture, natural resource science, or a related discipline. The district is pleased to offer two- $1,000 scholarships for the 2017-18 school year.

Application Deadline: Monday, May 1, 2017

CHS Foundation High School Scholarship Program

Graduating high school seniors pursuing a degree in an agricultural-related field at any college or university throughout the United States and Canada are invited to apply for one of 100 $1,000 scholarships.

  • Must be a high school senior, graduating in the spring and attending college in fall 2017.
    • Must plan to pursue an agricultural degree at a college or university within the United States or Canada. Students pursuing a STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) field of study with an interest in agriculture or energy related careers will be considered.
    • Must be a legal citizen or permanent resident of the United States or Canada.

Application Deadline: Friday, March 31,2017

Bus and Delena Engsberg Scholarship Application

The Friends of Cape Meares Lighthouse & Wildlife Refuge, Inc. Scholarship is available to new and continuing full-time students (12 or more hours per quarter or the semester equivalent) to attend a community college or a four-year college university. Scholarship Award up to $2,000.00

Application Deadline: Postmarked by Saturday, April 1,2017