The Martin Family Foundation Honors Scholarship Program enables community college students of exceptional ability and outstanding achievement to complete their baccalaureate degrees at the University of Washington, Seattle Campus. Martin Scholars are encouraged to join the Honors Departmental Program at the UW and, depending on their choice of major, are eligible to graduate with departmental or college honors.
-Be Washington State residents who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents and are currently attending or have attended a community college in the state of Washington
-Have earned a minimum of 36 credits at a Washington State Community College by the time they matriculate at the University of Washington. Students who hold an associate's degree are encouraged to apply
-Washington State community college transfer students who are currently enrolled at the University of Washington may not have earned more than 18 UW credits by the application deadline
-The award will depend on successful admission to the University of Washington as a matriculated student
-The selection committee gives no consideration to an applicant's gender, race, color, creed, or national origin
-A completed preliminary application form
-Three short answers, three short essays
-An official copy of most current transcript
-Two letters of recommendation, one from a faculty member addressing the candidate's intellectual curiosity and potential, and one from another individual addressing the candidate's capabilities and volunteer/community involvement.
For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.