Washington State Governors’ Scholarship for Foster Youth

Provided by College Success Foundation

Description:
The Washington State Governors’ Scholarship for Foster Youth is a scholarship program that helps young men and women who are currently in an open dependency court order in Washington State, or an open dependency tribal court order, continue their education and earn a college degree. Eligible students must meet specific criteria. The program is supported by Governor Jay Inslee, The Honorable Chris Gregoire (former Governor), The Honorable Gary Locke (former Governor), and other former governors of Washington State. Proceeds from the Governors’ Cup – an annual golf tournament – provide funding for approximately 40 new scholars each year. Scholarship award amounts range from $2,000 to $4,000 depending on the college of attendance.
Academic Year:
2015 - 2016
Scholarship Amount:
$4,000.00
Number of Awards:
55
Application Start Date:
1/12/2015
Application Due Date:
3/9/2015

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