Tukwila City of Opportunity Scholarship

March 31, 2025
Awards Available: Varies

Scholarship Description

The City of Tukwila Scholarship Program was established in 2014. The mission of the scholarship is to provide financial assistance to individuals enrolled for undergraduate study in community colleges, colleges, trade schools and universities. Selection criteria include but are not limited to academic accomplishments, community service, references, financial need, and personal essay.

Scholarship Details

  • Financial assistance for undergraduate studies
  • Open to community college, college, trade school, and university students
  • Selection based on academic achievements, community service, financial need, and a personal essay

Eligibility Criteria

  • Resident of the City of Tukwila with proof required
  • Senior in high school equivalent
  • Demonstrates financial need via FAFSA Student Aid Report
  • Applied to an undergraduate program
  • Leadership qualities and involvement in extracurricular activities
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher
  • Completed a minimum of 15 hours of community service

Application Process

  1. Download and complete the scholarship application
  2. Provide proof of Tukwila residency (e.g., recent utility bill)
  3. Submit the FAFSA Student Aid Report to demonstrate financial need
  4. Include documentation of application to an undergraduate program
  5. Provide evidence of leadership and community service involvement
  6. Ensure all materials are submitted by the deadline

The City of Tukwila Scholarship Program principally targets two and four year academic programs; however, certificate/licensing programs are also eligible.

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