Supporting North Seattle College's students, faculty, staff, and programs
The Education Fund operates over 100 different scholarship, program, department, and endowment funds, supported by individual, foundation, and corporate donors. In 2015-2016, the Education Fund raised nearly $900,000 in contributions and grants.
For the 2016-2017 academic year, the NSC Education Fund provided over $600,000 in scholarships for over 150 students. Nearly 300 students applied for scholarships from the Education Fund.
The Education Fund also awards $20,000 annually in faculty and staff mini grants to support professional development, equipment, and special projects which may not always be covered by department budgets. This is in addition to the approximately $400,000 provided to North Seattle College annually, to support its students, faculty, staff and programs.