Washington Award for Vocational Excellence (WAVE)
Provided by: Washington Student Achievement Council
Up to $6,720
The Washington Award for Vocational Excellence (WAVE) is available to Washington students who are from vocational training backgrounds. To be eligible for this award, you must graduate from high school with a minimum of 360 hours in a single, approved vocational program or be enrolled in a public community or technical college and have completed at least one year in an approved vocational program by June 30 of the award year. Awards are based on occupational proficiency, leadership, community activities, work experience and other qualities. Award amounts vary depending on the school in which you plan to enroll. Students who are pursuing degrees in theology are not eligible.