Gates Scholarship Workshop @ GHS — Wednesday, Sept. 12

Garfield will host a workshop specifically for seniors to work on the Gates Scholarship!

Host: Garfield College Network (GCN)

Where: GHS Library Computer Lab

When: Wednesday, Sept. 12

Time: 2:3 0- 4:30 PM

Who’s Invited: GHS Seniors, Running Start Seniors

Volunteers Needed: 2-3 (in addition to GCN)

The Gates Scholarship is an ALL EXPENSES PAID scholarship awarded to 300 students around the country!

The following are the eligibility requirements:

  • A high school senior
  • from at least one of the following ethnicities: African American, American Indian/Alaska Native*, Asian & Pacific Islander American, and/or Hispanic American
  • Pell-eligible
  • A US citizen, national, or permanent resident
  • A minimum cumulative weighted GPA of 3.3 on a 4.0 scale
  • Additionally, a student must plan to enroll full-time, in a four-year degree program, at a US accredited, not-for-profit, private or public college or university.

The Gates Scholarship is due Tuesday, September 18. More info and application can be found at Please see Ms. Tiffany in the Garfield College & Career Center room 103 if you have questions,, (206) 252-2444.