Scholarship Details


The WA Opportunity Grant is offered by Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges (SBCTC) to help low-income adults train for high-wage, high-demand careers. The lifetime max award is: $2,800 which helps with tuition only costs. Some of the criteria required is students must be enrolled during the 21-22 award year. (Fall 2021, Winter 2022 or Spring 2022)


  • FAFSA/WASFA completed application
  • Unmet financial need on Financial aid application
  • WA State resident (parents if applicable)
  • Meet 2021 Income Guidelines
  • Not 100% tuition funded by VA or Outside Agency
  • Preference given to students with no prior degrees   
  • Complete essay as instructed within application

Additional Details:

  • Candidates will be notified via email on grant outcome
  • Opportunity Grant is available annually and amount capped at $2,800 lifetime award
  • Application questions can be submitted to

To apply, download the application below and return it to the Financial Aid department. 

Deadline: December 01, 2021
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