Washington State Opportunity Scholarship
The Washington State Opportunity Scholarship helps low- and middle-income Washington State residents earn first bachelor’s degrees in science, technology, engineering, mathematics (STEM) and health care.
The application deadline is February 18th at 5 p.m. Three thousand students will be selected and awards will be made for the 2012-13 academic year. High school seniors through college seniors who plan to attend colleges and universities in Washington State for the upcoming academic year are eligible to apply. A student must be a Washington State resident, have a 2.75 GPA or higher and have completed a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to submit an application. These scholarships are $1,000 per year which will be renewable for up to five years for entering college freshmen.