WGU Washington Offers New Scholarship for State’s Hispanic Community

Washington online university to award up to $2,000 each for active members of Hispanic community to return to school, earn bachelor’s or master’s degree

WGU Washington has announced a new scholarship program designed to help members of the state’s Hispanic community complete their bachelor’s or master’s degree online.

The WGU Washington Hispanic Community Scholarship Program will award competitive scholarships worth up to $2,000 for members of the Washington Hispanic community who would like to return to college and earn a degree at WGU Washington. Designed for working adults, WGU Washington is the only state-endorsed, nonprofit, online university in Washington.

Tuition at WGU Washington is charged at a flat rate of less than $3,000 per six-month term for most programs. Students awarded the WGU Washington Hispanic Community Scholarships will receive $500 toward that tuition each term up to four terms. The average time to complete a bachelor’s degree is two-and-a-half years. More information on the scholarship is available at washington.wgu.edu/HispanicScholarship.