South Seattle College Foundation Scholarships

Students who are currently enrolled as full time students (12 credits or more) may apply for a South Seattle College Foundation scholarship. Scholarships are awarded based on factors such as academic merit, financial need, program of study and school and community involvement. Scholarships provide between one and three quarters of prepaid tuition.

The winter quarter scholarship application period is from February 2 – 23, 2015. You can find the application here. Scholarship awards can be applied to Spring quarter.

Scholarships for Students Seeking a BAS in Hospitality Management

Students who are applying for or have already been accepted to the Bachelor of Applied Science, four-year Hospitality Management Program are eligible to apply for a Foundation Scholarship. Applicants could receive up to one quarter of pre-paid tuition. To apply, fill out the online application which can be accessed here. The 2015 application period is open from March 20 – April 6. Please note that applicants must ensure that they have two recommendation letters submitted (not just requested) to the application by the deadline. Please direct any questions to Erika Sweet, Annual Giving Manager,

Child Care Grants

South Seattle College students who are temporarily unable to pay for day care may be eligible for a one-time only, emergency Child Care grant. To apply, contact Lisa Sever, Manager of Day Care Operations, at (206) 934-5348.

Emergency Funds for Students

Emergency Fund awards are made by a committee of college representatives, coordinated through Student Services. Should you need help on an emergency basis for tuition, fees and/or textbooks, please download the emergency funds application and make an appointment with one of the committee members listed on the application.

High School Scholarships

The South Seattle College Foundation offers scholarships to graduating high school seniors to attend South. Applications are due the first Monday in March, and are available after the first of the year at the Development Office, at local high school counseling offices or you can download the application form.

Faculty Development Grants

Each quarter (fall, winter and spring), faculty may apply for a South Seattle College Foundation faculty development grant to pay for professional development activities such as conferences and workshops. If you would like more information on grants available to faculty, read the opportunities PDF. Applications are available at the Development Office or use our application PDF.

Instructional Equipment

South Seattle College strives to offer training on the same state-of-the-art equipment currently used in business and industry. Gifts can be made to insure students receive the skills to be valuable employees in the "new workforce".


Robert Smith Building
(RSB 1)


Monday - Friday:
8 am to 4:30 pm


(206) 934-5809


(206) 934-5393
ATTN: Foundation