Tukwila

There are many scholarships for Tukwila students. If you are searching for scholarships for a particular high school located in Tukwila, please select the appropriate school from the list below. The scholarship database contains scholarships for Tukwila students in the following categories:

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Scholarships

"No Essay" Nitro Scholarship

Deadline: Aug 31, 2022
$2,000
To be eligible for the "No Essay" Nitro Scholarship you must be: A) A student who is currently enrolled as a high school senior or in an accredited college or university located within the United States; B) A parent who currently has a child enrolled in an accredited college or university located within the United States; C) A parent who...

Niche $50,000 Scholarship

Deadline: Sep 30, 2022
$50,000
Covering the cost of college expenses for four years without writing a single essay? Sounds too good to be true! It isn't with Niche. We are giving one student $50,000 (our biggest scholarship yet!) to help pay for tuition, living expenses, books, and other educational expenses! Who Can Apply All high school and college students, as well as anyone looking...

"No Essay" Smart Owl Scholarship

Deadline: Aug 29, 2022
$7,000
To be eligible for the No Essay Smart Owl Scholarship: A) You must be a resident of any of the 50 United States, District of Columbia or US Territories B) You must be 16 years of age or older C) You must either be enrolled in a college/university or registered in a qualified high school D) You must be located...

Be Bold Scholarship

Deadline: Sep 01, 2022
$25,145
The $25,050 "Be Bold" Scholarship is a no-essay scholarship that will be awarded to the applicant with the boldest profile. It takes less than 2 minutes to apply. To us, boldest does not mean "best", or "most accomplished". Being bold means being: A) Earnest B) Determined C) Moving The scholarship will be awarded to the student whose profile is most...

To be Eligible: 1. You must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US. 2. You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico. The ScholarshipPoints program was created in 2006 to help students win scholarships without the hassle of filling out paper applications and writing...

BigFuture Scholarship

Deadline: Aug 31, 2022
$40,000
The Scholarship Program is open to seniors in high school who meet the eligibility requirements. If you are an eligible student, by completing a college planning step using your College Board account, you will automatically earn a chance to win a $500 scholarship and an additional chance to win a $40,000 scholarship. There are no essay, minimum GPA, test score,...

For School Specific Scholarships, select one of the schools below:
Foster Senior High School
Raisbeck Aviation High School

Located within King County, Washington, the city of Tukwila sits on the northern edge of Seattle. The people of the city is approximately 19,000 based on the 2010 census. Almost 1/4 of the population is under the age of 18, whilst 10.4% of the people was aged 18 to 24 years. Around 37.3% are aged twenty five to forty four and 20.5% in the age group of 45 to 64. Last of all, only 7.8% were aged 65 or older. The median age came in at 33 years old. Statistically, for each 100 females, there were 109.3 males in the population and for each one hundred females over the age of eighteen, there were 108.9 males.

During the past few decades within the city of Tukwila, homelessness continues to be an ongoing concern with a large connection with poverty in the area. The leaders within the city have been working towards positive solutions to end the vicious cycle which poverty and homelessness create. Then again, in recent years, the city and the local churches have found a different approach to dealing with the problems created by poverty. The Riverton Park United Methodist Church, that is situated in northeast Cascade View and the Church by the Side of the Road, that is found within south Cascade View, hosted a controversial homeless camp in the years 2003 and 2004. Ever since the year 2003, the city government has tried to resolve matters by increasing poverty-ending oriented legislation.

Tukwila is not without its share of wealth in commerce and income. It has become known for a mean income of $40,718 per household, with the mean income for a family being $42,442. Statistics prove that females earned an average income of $28,913 and males $35.525. Per capita, the income for the city of Tukwila was $22,354. Roughly 12.7% of the population or 8.8% of families were under the poverty line. This included 18 % of people under the age of 18 years old and 7.7% of those aged 65 or older. Southcenter Mall is home to trendy stores and shopping centers, combined with nearby car dealerships that add to the glamour of a once farm-based economy.

Because of its location at the confluence of railroads, rivers and freeways, Tukwila is a wonderful location for being a center of commerce. The Westfield Southcenter is the biggest shopping complex within the Puget Sound. It is situated within Tukwila along with numerous Boeing corporation facilities. The city is also home to various Corporate datacenters like Savvis, Internap, Microsoft, the University of Washington, digital.forest, AboveNet, HopOne and Fortress Cocolation. Most of these are located within the Sabey Corporation Intergate. Numerous Internet datacenters are found here as well.

Located just 5 minutes from the Boeing Field sits the Seattle Campus, which is likewise only 5 minutes from the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. Interestingly enough, just around 17, 000 people live in the city of Tukwila whilst approximately 45,000 people work there on a daily basis.

An interesting fact is that the city of Tukwila was the birthplace of Nintendo of America. The original US warehouse for the business was leased to Nintendo by a landlord by the name of Mario Segale. His name became the namesake of the video game plumber well-known around the world.