|Scholarship Name:||Mount Baker Community Club Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship
|Scholarship Description:|| Scholarship offered through the Mount Baker Community Club to minority Washington State students.
|Award Amount:||Up to $10,000.00
|Number of Scholarships:||Twelve (12) awards
|Official Transcript Required:||N/A|
|References and Letter of Recommendations Required:||Two (2) letters of recommendation
|Original Essay Required:||Yes
|Additional Requirements and Information:||
1) Min. 2.4 – 3.5 GPA; 2) Must be a member of an underrepresented racial or ethnic group; 3) Must be a resident of and/or attend school in one of the following zip codes: 98104, 98108, 98118, 98122, 98134, 98144; 4) Must be enrolling in an accredited college or university upon graduation; 5) Demonstrated financial need; 6) Transcript(s) required; 7) Initial scholarships are $5,000.00 with qualifying recipients receiving an additional $5,000.00 in the second year.
o Preference for applications submitted via email.
o This scholarship program seeks candidates who have demonstrated academic potential and persistence, but who may be overlooked by traditional scholarship programs where GPA and test scores are heavily weighted.
|Eligibility Requirements (Check all that apply):||Paper application
|Additional Applicant Requirements:||Must be a graduating high school senior
|Category (Select all that apply):||Residency, GPA, Race, Ethnicity, Need-based, Merit-based, Community Service, Extracurricular Activities, School/College
|Point of Contact:||MBCC MLK Scholarship
c/o Virginia Mendoza, Schroeter, Goldmark & Bender
810 Third Avenue
500 Central Building
Seattle, Washington 98104
Deadline: January 24, 2020 (postmark and/or receipt date)
Note: Scholarship information is ALWAYS subject to change. Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the relevant office to confirm qualification(s), requirements, deadline, and transmission mode(s) and address(es).