7th-, 8th-graders can apply for College Bound

February 17, 2014 

Applications for the College Bound Scholarship are being accepted from 7th and 8th grade students who are eligible to participate. The program, designed to encourage students to make plans to attend college, offers to pay for tuition and books for up to four years of college.

Students may apply if they meet one of the following criteria: are eligible for free and reduced-price lunch, receive TANF benefits, are a foster youth or meet income standards.

The deadline is June 30 of the student’s 8th grade year and applications can be completed online at wsac.wa.gov/preparingforcollege/collegebound.

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