Scholarships

Consumer Scholarship Information

Instructions for Scholarship Application Forms

  • The Scholarship Application Form, the Non-Employee Form and the SWV Registration and W9 Form must all be submitted to Ruth Leonard at Division of Behavioral Health and Recovery, no later than 5:00 pm PST on Friday, August 18, 2017 PST
    Mailing Address:  PO Box 45330, Olympia WA 98504 / Fax:  360-725-2280 / Email:  leonamr@dshs.wa.gov
    You will be notified via email no later than Thursday, August 31, 2017 regarding your scholarship status.
  • A lodging confirmation, if applicable, will be sent to you by Thursday, September 14, 2017 to confirm lodging reservations. All reservations for scholarship recipients will be made at the Red Lion Yakima.
  • Scholarships are first-come, first-served basis to those who meet the criteria.

Due to the large number of applications submitted, late applications will not be considered.

Criteria

The criteria is listed in the scholarship application. Please download the application above.

Instructions for Completing the Non-Employee Form

  • Complete sections 1-3.
  • In section 4, select the resources you are requesting.
  • Sign the form – please don’t add any information in the rest of this document.
  • Download the Non-Employee Form

Instructions for Completing the SWV Registration

  • On the Statewide Payee Registration Form complete step 1 and 2.
  • In Step 3 check the box to get automatic deposit or a check in the mail. If you want a direct deposit complete step 4 and sign the form.
  • If you want a check in the mail you don’t need to complete step 4.
  • Download the SWV Registration and W-9

Instructions for Completing the W-9

  • Complete step 1 and 2.
  • Don’t not check anything in step 3 – volunteer is already checked please don’t change.
  • You don’t need to check anything in step 4 or 5.
  • Complete step 6-8 and sign.

Contact Information

For assistance in completing the application, please call Ruth at 360-725-3742 or fax: 360-725-2280.

If the forms are incomplete or not completed correctly the application can’t be accepted. If you have questions please contact Ruth Leonard at Leonamr@dshs.wa.gov or at 360-725-3742