Student Profiles

Riko Niyomwungere, North Seattle Computer Science student

Riko

Seattle Promise opened a door for me that I otherwise wouldn’t even have been able to think about walking through.

Lucy Corthell, Seattle Central AA transfer student

Lucy

Seattle Promise is an entryway, a place where you can find new interests and explore your passions.

Abdi Yusuf, Seattle Central AA transfer student

Abdi

When I learned about Promise at the start of my senior year and heard it would cover my tuition, I went straight to my coordinator and said, "sign me up!"

Karla Franco Fierro, Seattle Central Nursing student

Karla

I wanted to stay close to my family and study nursing. Seattle Promise made it possible for me to keep what's important to me while pursuing my education.

Alex Gray, Seattle Central, Lower Cost student

Alex

Seattle Promise provides a lot of direction to set us up to succeed.

Shienna Carreon, Seattle Central, 1st Gen Student

Shienna

Coming to the U.S. was really difficult and intimidating. Without the Seattle Promise scholarship, I wouldn’t be in college.