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 (2015):
    • 1 person family – $1,961 ($23,540 a year)
    • 2 person family – $2,655 ($31,860 a year)
    • 3 person family – $3,348 ($40,180 a year)
    • 4 person family – $4,041 ($48,500 a year)
    • 5 person family – $4,735 ($56,820 a year)
    • 6 person family – $5,428 ($65,140 a year)
    • 7 person family – $6,121 ($73,460 a year)
    • 8 person family – $6,814 ($81,780 a year)
    • For each additional person add $693 a month, or $8,320 a year

For more information on how our funding model works, see our 2015 – 2016 Opportunity Grant Funding Model Pamphlet (PDF)

 

Updated 6/24/2015