Foundation Application Information

Applying for Scholarships:

The 2020-21 scholarship application will open February 14, 2020, and close April 15, 2020

For full information and access to the online application, visit:


These scholarships are for incoming, current, international, and transferring students. Most scholarships are awarded in the spring for use during the following academic year. By completing one online application, students are considered for all appropriate scholarships. Students may be prompted to submit additional information to qualify for specific scholarship opportunities.

Application Requirements:

In addition to completing the required questions in the online application, you will need additional information and documentation as follows:

  • Unofficial college or high school transcript
  • Statement of Financial Need
  • Purpose Statement
  • Personal Statement
  • Two References; Name and email address for each
    • At least one reference should be a South faculty or staff member.
  • Resume – Optional

Special specific opportunities may require students to answer additional questions, provide an additional essay, or submit art work/design. To maximize the potential to be awarded a scholarship, students are encouraged to apply to these additional opportunities.

More information about the scholarship application can be accessed through the Seattle Colleges Foundation FAQ sheet and through an instructional video for the general application.