Seattle Yachts Scholarship Program For College Students

How To Apply For The $1,500 Seattle Yachts Yearly Scholarship

Thank for visiting Seattle Yachts where we will explain how to win the yearly $1,500 scholarship. On a yearly basis, Seattle Yachts will give a $1,500 scholarship to one student chosen by a panel of our employees based on their application and merits. To apply, you MUST be a student at a college or university and there must be a letter of recommendation from a professor or faculty member of your school. Full list of criteria is below. This scholarship is not limited to any one university.

Applications must be submitted via email to Scholarship@SeattleYachts.com. All applications must be submitted by 12/31/2019 by 5:00pm Eastern. The winning applicant will be chosen based on their GPA, community service, recommendation letter, and finally at the discretion of the panel.

About Seattle Yachts

In 1998, Peter Whiting purchased Northwest Yachts and subsequently developed the Northwest series of trawler and expedition-style motor yachts. In 2016, Northwest Yachts and Seattle Yachts merged their dealership and brokerage activities into one entity. Today, Seattle Yachts is one of the premier new boat dealers and brokerage firms with offices in Seattle, Anacortes, San Diego, and Palm Beach. We also have satellite yacht brokers in the San Juan Islands and the Philippines.

Seattle Yachts is a new boat dealer for Alaskan Yachts, Bali Catamarans, Elan Yachts, Legacy Yachts, Nimbus Boats, Northwest Trawlers, Paragon Boats, Regency Yachts, Tartan Sailboats, and Whitehaven Motor Yachts.

Criteria For Applying

  • Must be enrolled in at least of 6 hours undergraduate courses or 3 hours graduate at an accredited University.
  • Must have taken at least 40 undergraduate credit hours or 10 graduate credit hours.
  • Must have proof of a declared major.
  • Must demonstrate volunteer work on campus or in the community of attended University or College.
  • Must attach one letter of recommendation on official letterhead from a professor or University faculty member.
  • You must be currently enrolled at your college or university during the time of submission.
  • You must have a 2.80 GPA or higher.

Additional points to consider:

  • To apply, you must fill out our application which you can download by clicking here.
  • We do not accept faxed applications. Only direct mail or emailed applications will be accepted.
  • Please send your application via email where possible.
  • Do not send any CDs, USB drives, tax returns, bank balances, resumes or CVs.
  • We will not be able to return any submissions. Applicants must submit their applications by 12/31/2019 at 5:00PM Eastern.

What to include in your application:

  • Your first and last name, phone number & email address.
  • Statement or transcript of your Grade Point Average (GPA).
  • Your letter of recommendation from professor or faculty.
  • A brief explanation of your time spent volunteering or helping the community.

Contact Seattle Yachts

Our experienced sales team is standing by to answer your questions, no matter where you boat.

OFFICE LOCATIONS

SEATTLE

Shilshole Marina
7001 Seaview Ave NW, Suite 150
Seattle, WA 98117
(206) 789-8044

ANACORTES

Anacortes Marina
719 28th St, Ste B
Anacortes, WA 98221
(360) 299-0777

FORT LAUDERDALE

Fort Lauderdale
1535 SE 17th St, Suite #103B
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
(954) 797-0030

JUPITER

Jupiter Yacht Club
318 South US Hwy 1, Suite 104
Jupiter, FL 33477
(561) 406-6437

SAN DIEGO

Cabrillo Yacht Sales
5060 N Harbor Dr, Suite 155
San Diego, CA 92106
(619) 523-1745

VIRTUAL BROKERAGE OFFICES
SAN JUAN ISLAND

(360) 378-7543

PHILIPPINES

+63915 388 1570