The College Bound Scholarship is a state-funded program for seventh and eighth grade students who meet one of the
If you feel your child meets the above criteria, please fill out the application TODAY and return it to the counseling office at either SLMS or CJH. You may also complete the application online (preferred) at www.collegebound.wa.gov. In order to allow college partners to serve your student better, please check “YES” to the release of information statements on the application.
The application deadline is June 30 at the end of your student’s 8th grade year, so apply now!
As you fill out the application, your child will pledge to:
If your child keeps this pledge and your family’s income meets the requirement (your income will be verified at
graduation), the State will cover tuition (at public college rates),and a small book allowance, for up to four years at a
Washington public or private university, community college, or a technical college (see back for list of eligible schools).
There are many benefits to earning a degree beyond a high school diploma. By signing and returning the pledge, you
and your child are taking the first step to a more secure and prosperous future – one that the State of Washington will
help you reach!
Links to both a FAQ sheet and the application can be downloaded below.
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