1. Essay: Write a brief essay (no more than 250 words) telling us about yourself, your educational achievements and your future career goals. Discuss the challenges you foresee and how you plan to accomplish your goals.
2. Financial Need: Please complete the attached Personal & Financial Information Form. Please COMPLETE the statement of how you will pay for additional education expenses beyond this scholarship award indicated on the attached FORM. (If significant financial information is not available from one parent or guardian, please submit a brief written explanation of why this information has been left out.)
3. References: Please include two reference letters with your application. These letters should be from people who know you through your academic or employment experience or your community leadership and participation. (Do not include relatives as references.)
4. Transcript: Your full high school transcript must be stamped with an official seal and can be enclosed with your application or mailed directly to The Seattle Foundation.
Deadline: The completed application, plus letters of reference and school transcript, must be postmarked by March 1st. Materials postmarked after this date will not be considered.
Applicants must be enrolled in a degree-granting program in business, computer science, engineering, mathematics or the natural sciences. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.