The Nellie Martin Carman Scholarship Fund

Founded in 1949, the Nellie Martin Carman Scholarship is available to graduating seniors from public high schools in King, Pierce, and Snohomish counties in Washington state. Application forms are only available through these high schools and candidates for the scholarship are nominated by their school each year by March 1st. Awards range from $500 to $2,000 a year, and scholarships are renewable for four years of college in the state of Washington. Approximately 35-40 awards are made each year depending on funds available for new awards and renewal awards.
NMC Brochure
Apply or Renew
Scholarships are open to high school seniors in King, Snohomish, or Pierce County in Washington state planning to attend a college or university in the state of Washington. Click on "How to Apply" to read the eligibility rules, or "How to Renew" to obtain a renewal application if you are a current recipient.
Former Scholars
If you are a former Carman scholarship recipient, please complete the form at the link below to update your contact information. We'd like to stay in touch!
Support the Fund
Help us invest in future leaders today by donating to the fund! Former Carman Scholars are encouraged to help build up the fund through repayments of scholarship awards. To make a donation, simply mail a check made payable to "Nellie Martin Carman Alumni Scholarship Fund" to: 

P.O. Box 60052
Shoreline, WA 98160-0052