Sources of Financial Aid: Off-Campus

Here is a list of off-campus resources that might help you fund your education. On-Campus sources are listed separately.


Assistance League of Seattle: Provide scholarships to low-income community college students.
Contact: 1415 N. 45th St, Seattle, WA 98103



Reinvesting in Older Workers (ROW): Provide assistance with education costs to 55 and older students, who have a disability, a previous conviction or limited English proficiency. Qualified programs of study include health care, information technology and green jobs.
Contact: Craig Riggs
  500 SW 7th St, Renton, WA  


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Seattle Educational Access: Provide scholarships, advising, tutoring and resources to low-income students under 30 years of age, including support for high school/GED completion and ABE/ESL students.
Contact: 1406 NE 50th St. #202, Seattle, WA 98105
  206- 523-6200



Seattle Milk Fund: Provide childcare grants to eligible low-income, full time students. (Childcare grant recipients may also qualify for small education grants).
Contact: 1130 N. Northgate Way, Seattle, WA 98133
Washington Women in Need:
Provide assistance with education costs for low-income women.
Contact: 2285 116th Ave. NE, Suite 100, Bellevue, WA 98004



Workforce Investment Act (WIA): Provide assistance with education costs and job placement assistance to eligible students entering in demand occupations. Apply through your local WorkSource by attending a Training/Retraining workshop or scheduling a Connections appointment with a WIA representative.
Contact: King County -->
Snohomish County --> 360-438-4123



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