Scholarship awards are based on financial need, personal history, academic merit, achievement, and/or specific areas of study. The annual application process for student scholarships begins in February and ends in April. A maximum of three-quarters of tuition (based on a 15-credit load) may be awarded and can be used as early as summer quarter of the same year. Please check the South Seattle College website for the exact opening and closing dates.
Scholarship awards for South Seattle College students are made by the South Seattle College Foundation, based on donor specifications and preferences. Unrestricted SSCF scholarship funds are also available. In the Spring 2020 scholarship round, over $353,000 in scholarship money was awarded to 97 students. Further detailed information on this scholarship round including student demographics is available by clicking here.