Who Qualifies

To be considered for eligibility for the Opportunity Grant you must:

  • Have been a Washington State resident for the past year (residency status “1” on BC Admissions screen)
  • Do not already have a Bachelor’s degree
  • Enroll or already be enrolled in one of the Opportunity Grant approved professional/ technical programs
  • You must be within the following gross income guidelines (2017):
    • 1 person family – $2,010 ($24,120 a year)
    • 2 person family – $2,707 ($32,480 a year)
    • 3 person family – $3,403 ($40,840 a year)
    • 4 person family – $4,100 ($49,200 a year)
    • 5 person family – $4,797 ($57,560 a year)
    • 6 person family – $5,493 ($65,920 a year)
    • 7 person family – $6,190 ($74,280 a year)
    • 8 person family – $6,887 ($82,640 a year)
    • For each additional person add $697 a month, or $8,360 a year

For more information on how our funding model works, see our 2015 – 2016 Opportunity Grant Funding Model Pamphlet (PDF)  **This page will be updated soon with the 2017 – 2018 version of the pamphlet.**

 

Updated 06/05/17

Last Updated June 5, 2017