Fellowship Program

The Scottish Rite Scholarship Foundation of Washington takes great pride in assisting graduate students in their journey. Explore all the great Fellowship opportunities available through these respective universities and programs.  The individual schools choose the Fellows for their respective programs from students already enrolled and working toward their degree.

School of Government

George Washington University

The Foundation grants fellowships to George Washington University (Washington, D.C.) for study in the School of Government. The Fellowship applies to two years of graduate study and is matched by George Washington University, making the total Fellowship worth $20,000 over the two year period.



Contact the George Washington University Office of Graduate Student Assistantships and Fellowships for more information.

School of Public Affairs

Shelton Fellowships

The Foundation is pleased to offer several Shelton Fellowships for graduate students entering a School of Public Affairs in any Washington State university. The fellowship awards are $6,000 each.



Contact the Department Chair or Department Secretary at your respective graduate school to determine if you are eligible to apply for this Fellowship.

School of Speech Therapy & Speech Pathology

Blankinship Fellowship

The Blankinship Fellowship is awarded to one graduate student entering a School of Speech Therapy or Speech Pathology at each of the following schools. The fellowship awards are $6,000 each.



  • University of Washington

  • Western Washington University

  • Eastern Washington University

  • Washington State University

Contact the Department Chair or Department Secretary at your respective graduate school to determine if you are eligible to apply for this Fellowship.

School of Health Sciences

Health Sciences Fellowships

The Foundation awards fellowships to multiple disciplines within the health sciences field to foster the development of healthcare professionals.

  • Washington State University - College of Nursing

  • Pacific Northwest University - Osteopathic Medicine

Contact the Department Chair or Department Secretary at your respective graduate school to determine if you are eligible to apply for this Fellowship.