2024-25 Washington State University Cougar Commitment Award (US Based)


Scholarship Awarding University: 
Type of degree: 

Scholarship Deadline: 
Applications for this scholarship will end on the 31st of March, 2024.

Scholarship Summary: 
The Cougar Commitment Program is WSU’s commitment to making quality education accessible to Washington students from low- to middle-income families. WSU Cougar Commitment has committed to covering tuition and mandatory fees for most Washington residents who could not otherwise afford to attend.

Scholarship Applicant Criteria:
You can qualify if you;
i. Are from a low- or middle-income family in Washington and are receiving the Washington College Grant or Pell Grant.

As a general example, if you’re from a family of four with an income of $46,500 or less, you could attend Washington State University tuition-free.

Value of Scholarship: 
The WSU Cougar Commitment Award covers the tuition cost and mandatory fees annually.

Scholarship Application Guide: 
To apply;
i. Apply to WSU for admission and enroll as a full-time freshman or transfer student (at least 12 semester credit hours);
ii. Complete the FAFSA or WASFA by March 31;
iii. Submit financial aid verification documentation if requested by Student Financial Services.

Scholarship Website: 
Find further information on this scholarship opportunity at the Washington State University Freshman Scholarship Page.