Seattle Central Foundation News and Events

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Seattle Maritime Academy trains next generation of Ferries workers

Greg Gilbert / The Seattle Times, Feb. 27, 2017

Seattle Times Op-Ed: Free tuition puts American dream within reach

By approving America’s College Promise Act, Congress would ensure the pathway to the American dream remains open, accessible to all and full of promise.

Seattle Creative Academy students raise awareness with #LOVETHEHILL

For the past year, cocreators—and Seattle Central graphic design students—Gregory Radjaw Smith and Jessica Ornelas, along with photographer/videographer Tim Haddock, have been studying the area’s p

Believe 2015 Press Release

SEATTLE – On Thursday, May 7, 2015 the Seattle Central Foundation hosted their annual fundraising gala, Believe: The Power of Education

Fabian Scholarship recipient sets positive example for incarcerated women

Gina McConnell-Otten was a recipient of the Fabian Scholarship, which is explicitly targeted toward students who have been incarcerated, in its inaugural year.

Former scholarship recipient featured by University of Washington

Once a homeless youth with a devastating addiction to drugs and alcohol, Mark Bennett is on his way to earning his bachelor’s in mathematics at the UW — all while giving back to the community that

Seattle Central celebrates first year of groundbreaking scholarship program

“The Seattle Promise” eases burden of paying for college for students with financial need

Seattle Times Op-Ed: Seattle Community Colleges — a wise investment in students

The growing expense of college requires higher-education institutions to keep a strong commitment to student aid.

Capitol Hill Times: Seattle Promise scholarship closes tuition gaps

The financial math of a college education has been on an unsustainable trajectory over the past several years.