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COLLEGE/CAREER

SCHOLARSHIP SEARCHING TOOLS: Use these recommended Scholarship Search Tools to search for thousands of unique scholarship opportunities for you! The earlier you apply, the better chances you have at receiving free money for college. Check regularly for Monthly openings and deadlines!
 
SCHOLARSHIPS 2022-23: ZHS updates local Washington and Yakima Valley Scholarships as they are sent to our school. Keep an eye out for scholarship closing dates!
 
SCHOLARSHIPS FOR UNDOCUMENTED STUDENTS 2022-23: The following scholarships aim to serve non-citizen students who meet program eligibility requirements and satisfy residency criteria.
 
SCHOLARSHIP/FINANCIAL AID HELP SESSIONS: Available to the public for students and their families who need help completing the FAFSA, WASFA, or other forms of Financial Aid
 
STANDARDIZED TESTING FOR COLLEGE ADMISSIONS:  Both ACT and SAT scores are used for college admissions decisions and awarding merit-based scholarships.
GAP (GUARANTEED ADMISSIONS PROGRAM): Zillah High School has partnered with five WA public 4-year universities to help students meet their college & career goals. Students who meet minimum criteria are admitted to college, guaranteed. 
THERE'S MORE THAN ONE PATHWAY TO A CAREER! College isn't for everyone. Check out the resources below to help you discover alternative educational opportunities and resources! Please watch: Success in the new economy Every young adult in Washington will have multiple pathways toward economic self-sufficiency and fulfillment, strengthened by a comprehensive state-wide system for career connected learning. 
 
BRANCHES OF THE MILITARY:  The US Armed Forces is one of the largest militaries in the world. Together, the six branches are unified in one great mission of safeguarding the United States from any and all threats.
  • AIR FORCE-is part of the Department of Defense (DOD). It’s responsible for aerial military operations, defending U.S. air bases, and building landing strips. Service members are known as airmen. The reserve components are Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve.
 
 
TAKE THE ASVAB: Before you join any branch of the Military, you’ll need to take a standardized test called the ASVAB—Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery.
 
LEARN WHAT THE MILITARY CAN DO FOR YOU: