2021–2022 Application Overview

Korean Women’s Association is pleased to announce the opportunity for Washington State students to apply for a scholarship to support the achievement of their post-secondary educational goals.

For nearly 50 years, the Korean Women’s Association has been at the forefront of creating opportunities for the most vulnerable and has empowered individuals and their communities. We are motivated by a vision that a strong community makes a better Washington. Our hope is that the scholarship program that has been offered for the past 25 years will open the doors of opportunity by providing resources and the necessary confidence to compete academically.

Who is eligible?

To qualify for a Korean Women’s Association scholarship, you must:

  • Be a resident of Washington State as a citizen or a permanent legal resident;
  • Be accepted for college or trade school;
  • Meet student status requirements for specific awards:
    • enrolled as a full-time, undergraduate student in a degree-granting or trade school program OR
    • expecting to graduate this year from high school and enroll in a full-time undergraduate degree-granting or trade school program OR
    • completing a two-year college or trade program. and;
  • Demonstrate financial need

If you have any questions, please contact Ezra Kwon at: ekwon@kwacares.org | 253-535-4202