Note:

Every effort is made to keep this list up to date. However, specific details and deadlines should be verified when application forms are picked up in the Financial Aid Department or at the web site listed. (Robert Smith Building (RSB), room 53, 206- 934-5317)

Name Information Deadline Contact

Abbott and Fenner Business Consultants

The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post-secondary institution.
To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay.

June 14, 2014

Email: Abbott and Fenner

AES Engineers

A scholarship will be awarded on the basis of character, as determined by evaluating the essays that are submitted. Scholarships are intended for our future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study. This award is available to high school seniors and all students attending a post-secondary educational facility. You are not required to be taking Engineering courses to be eligible.

October 6, 2014

Email: AES Engineers

American Culinary Federation Education Foundation

The requirements to apply for the scholarship are:

  • Have or maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Be a high school senior eligible to graduate the same year as the scholarship application date
  • Be currently accepted to an accredited, post-secondary college, with a major in either culinary or pastry arts, or be an ACF registered apprentice
  • Have a career goal of becoming a chef or pastry chef

March 31, 2014

Phone: (800) 624-9458
Fax: (904) 825-4758
Email: American Culinary Federation

AICPA John L. Carey Scholarship

The AICPA John L. Carey Scholarship program provides financial assistance to liberal arts and non-business degree holders who are pursuing both graduate studies in accounting and the CPA licensure. These awards are intended to encourage students with little or no previous accounting education to consider professional accounting careers. 

August 1, 2014

Email: AICPA

AmeriCorps Scholarship and Grants

For students who are service oriented, committed and ready for a challenge. Must be at least 17 years old and in exchange for 11 months service, student will get a living allowance, health insurance, training and an educational award.

Varies

Phone: (202) 606-5000
Email: National and Community Service

APIASF Community College Scholarship

Applicants must be Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity, and currently enrolled as a student at South Seattle Community College.

Award Amounts: $2,250 - $5,000

October 11, 2013

Email: Chanda Ishisaka

Assistance League of Seattle

Scholarships are available to Washington residents living in King County seeking transfer degrees who may not qualify for other aid. 

Varies

Email: Assistance of League

The Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Scholarship

Coca-Cola annually awards 200 stipends across four tiers of recipients in varying amounts. 

October 31, 2014

Phone: (601) 987-5741
Email: Coca-Cola Academic Team Program

College Success Foundation Leadership 1000

The Leadership 1000 Scholarship is a scholarship program funded by individuals, foundations or businesses to provide college scholarships to students who will be attending an eligible four-year college or university in Washington state.

A Leadership 1000 Scholarship can be customized around a general set of requirements requested by the donor.

Award Amounts: $2,500 to $5,000.

March 31, 2014

Phone: (425) 416-2000

Email: College Success Foundation

Foundation Scholarships of South Seattle Community College

A variety of scholarships are offered through SSCC Foundation & Development Office.

Varies

Phone: (206) 934-5809
Email: SSCC Foundation

Gates Millennium United College Fund

For minorities with a 3.3 GPA, or better, who have demonstrated leadership ability through participation in community service, extracurricular activities or other activities.

January 14, 2014

Phone: (877) 690-4677

Ida L. Mary and Ervin R. NePage Foundation Scholarships

The Ida L. Mary and Ervin R. NePage Foundation grants scholarships to worthy students attending Seattle Community Colleges who are enrolled in Nursing, Library Science, or Social Sciences (including Early Childhood Education).

Applicants must be enrolled full-time (except for Nursing & ECE) and must have completed at least one quarter in the above listed field of study at a Seattle Community College in order to apply for the scholarship. The amounts of the scholarship awards will vary. A student granted a scholarship may also apply the following year.

TBD

Phone: (206) 934-6707

Email: Amaroney Thach

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation College Scholarship Program

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation College Scholarship Program is a new undergraduate scholarship program available to high-performing high school seniors with financial need who seek to attend and graduate from the nation's best four-year colleges and universities.

Selected from a nationwide pool of applicants, up to 40 students will become Jack Kent Cooke Scholars and have access to funding for up to four years for undergraduate studies.

March 20, 2014

Phone: (855) 509-5253
Email: Jack Kent Cooke Foundation

King County Dislocated Worker Program

For those who are collecting Unemployment Insurance or have exhausted Unemployment Insurance. This scholarship wants to help people re-enter the work force by providing training dollars for skill enhancement.

Two Weeks Prior to the Start of the Quarter

Phone: (206) 934-5304

Office of Diversity and Retention

The Textbook Lending Program (TLP) began in 2003 by the Office of Diversity & Retention. It is a FREE resource available at South Seattle Community College for currently enrolled students where they can check out one textbook per academic quarter. The TLP only uses an online application that must be fill it out at the Cultural Center on the day the book is being borrowed.

Varies

Phone: (206) 934-7969
Email: SSCC Cultural Center



Full details and application available in the Cultural Center, Jerry Brockey (JMB), Room 146

Opportunity Grant Scholarship

This state-funded scholarship assists students in Accounting, Auto Collision and Repair, Auto Technology, Aviation, Business Information Technology, Commercial Driver Training, Computer Aided Drafting and Design, Computing Technology, Diesel and Heavy Equipment, Nursing, and Welding programs.  

Depending on need, Opportunity Grant Scholarship funds assist up to 45 credits in tuition and fees with $1000 towards texts, tools or supplies.

Varies

Phone: (206) 934-5200

Pride Foundation Scholarship

Pride Foundation provides post-secondary educational scholarships to current and future lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and straight-ally leaders and role models from Alaska, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, and Washington. To assist students with the application process, South and the Pride Foundation will offer a scholarship workshop on campus.

January 15, 2014

Phone: (206) 323-3318
Email: Pride Foundation

Washington Academic Team- Academic Excellence & Community Service Scholarship

Recognizes the academic achievements and community service contributions of student leaders.

Two South Seattle CC students will be awarded a scholarship, and potential tuition discounts at selected four year universities.

Criteria: Minimum GPA and credits hours described in application packet. Letters of recommendation and essay also required.

The On-line Application will be Available in late September

Email: Monica Lundberg

Washington State Opportunity Scholarship

The Washington State Opportunity Scholarship helps low- and middle-income Washington State residents earn bachelor’s degrees in science, technology, engineering, mathematics (STEM) and health care.

May 20, 2013

Phone: (877) 899-5002
Email: WA Opportunity Scholarship

YMCA Transitions Scholarship (for YMCA program participants in King County only)

To apply for the YMCA Transitions Scholarship you must be enrolled in the YMCA Transition Program. YMCA Transitions provides housing, independent living skills development, career development and educational supports to young adults who have been in foster care.

Participants are eligible to receive up to $4000 per year based on the participant’s financial need.

Give your YMCA Transitions Scholarship application to your Independent Living Specialist or the YMCA Education Coordinator.

Varies

Phone: (206) 749-7450
Email: Education and Training Voucher (ETV)