Funding & Aid

Workforce Funding Available

Special career training funds are available for unemployed, underemployed, or low-income students. Connect with the Workforce Education department to learn more.

There are several sources of financial assistance: federal, state, local and even private. Eligibility is determined by multiple factors, like level of income, current employment status and more. Browse the listing below to find assistance you may be eligible for. Off-campus sources are listed on another page.

Federal Financial Aid (FAFSA)

Federal and State grants, loans and Work Study. Start the application process by submitting the FAFSA: www.fafsa.ed.gov (Federal School Code: 003791).

Learn more about Financial Aid

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Financial Aid
FOSS (5000) Bld., Room 5245

Vocational Training - Workforce Education Office

These funding programs could help you pay for your education as you pursue any of our several Professional/Technical degrees and certificates. Visit www.startnextquarter.org to see if you qualify for funding.

Learn more about Workforce Funding

Provides assistance with education costs (including childcare assistance from DSHS) to eligible students receiving DSHS Basic Food Assistance.

Learn more about BFET

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Michael Boehm
FOSS (5000) Bld., Room 5101

Email
mboehm@shoreline.edu

 
Ted Johnson

FOSS (5000) Bld., Room 5101

Email
wjohnson@shoreline.edu

Provides assistance with education costs to eligible low-income students who are enrolled in one of the following programs: Automotive, Accounting, Business Technology, Clean Energy Technology and Entrepreneurship, Early Childhood Education, Health Information & Informatics Management, Manufacturing, Nursing Assistant Certified, Office Technology, Phlebotomy and Visual Communications Technology.

Learn more about Opportunity Grant

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Jenna Durney
FOSS (5000) Bld., Room 5101

Email
jdurney@shoreline.edu

Assistance to eligible students who are collecting unemployment benefits or have exhausted them within the past 48 months, have received a lay-off notice, were formerly self-employed, are a displaced homemaker, or a recently discharged veteran.

Learn more about our Worker Retraining Program

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Fikru Diro
FOSS (5000) Bld., Room 5101

Email
fdiro@shoreline.edu

Provides assistance with education costs to eligible low-income parents receiving TANF cash assistance from DSHS.

Learn more about our WorkFirst Program

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Fatiha Mahfoudi
FOSS (5000) Bld., Room 5101

Email
fmahfoudi@shoreline.edu

Scholarships

Over 140 annual scholarships awarded by the College and the Foundation, which also provides other financial and emergency assistance for students.

Learn more about the Foundation scholarships

Providing scholarships, emergency assistance and short-term loans to eligible students.

Foundation Scholarship Office

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Foundation Scholarship Office

Email
scholarships@shoreline.edu

Around Campus

Providing assistance with education costs to eligible individuals who do not have a high school diploma and are between the ages of 16-21.

Learn more about CEO

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Career Education Options (CEO)
FOSS (5000) Bld., Room 5222

Email
ceoprogram@shoreline.edu

Provides short-term loans for books, course required supplies and emergencies to eligible students. Help students apply for scholarships and locate financial assistance resources.

Learn more about the Multicultural Center

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Multicultural Center
Pagoda Union Building (PUB), Room 9301

Email
jardena@shoreline.edu

Learning Center North (LCN) serves youth ages 16 to 21, who have not completed high school but want to earn their GED and go onto college, technical training and/or employment. Our program is provided free of charge.

Learn more about Learning Center North

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Learning Center North
2900 Annex, Second Floor

Email
denise.juarez@kingcounty.gov

Federal programs provide education benefits to eligible veterans, survivors, and dependants. Shoreline's Veterans Center provides resources and support.

Online Application for VA Benefits

Learn more about Veterans Services

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Veteran and Military Student Services

Missy Anderson
Certifying Official
FOSS (5000) Bld., Room 5229

Email
veterans@shoreline.edu