Washington Scholarship Frequently Asked Questions
What is the deadline for submitting applications?
My school cannot provide an electronic transcript, can I mail it in?
Do I have to provide an official copy of my transcript?
ELIGIBILITY AND REQUIREMENTS
Who can apply for the grant?
Is there a minimum undergraduate GPA requirement?
What if my graduate program does not provide an actual GPA?
Do I have to be a United States citizen to apply for a scholarship?
Do I have to attend a college in the United States?
Can I apply if I have already started my graduate program?
Do I have to start my program in the fall or can I wait until the spring?
When are the in-person interviews?
When will I be notified if I am selected for an interview?
Will the Association pay for my trip for the interview?
What is the style of the interview?
If I am out of the country and selected for an interview can I do a phone or virtual interview?
Will you fly me in from another country if I am selected for an interview?
What essays are required on the application?
I do not have any community service activities; will this affect my chances?
Do National Scholars receive preferential treatment in the application process?
What does the Selection Committee look for in an applicant?