Program Updates

Earlier Start

Learn about our Earlier Start Initiative!

A Rewarding Career Path

A scholar with a passion for photography finds a rewarding career!

College Support for Scholar Success

College visits freshmen year provide scholars essential, in-person support from their counselors.

Colleges and Universities with 2015 Rainier Scholars Graduates

Rainier Scholars is proud to celebrate the upcoming graduation of scholars from 25 colleges across the nation!

High School Scholars Tackle Tough Issues at Leadership Retreat

Rainier Scholars students analyze and present findings on obstacles to educational equity.

Colleges and universities attended by Cohorts I - VI 2014 - 2015

We currently serve 176 scholars at 73 different colleges and universities in 22 states.

Cohort VI transitioning to college

Summer retreat to prepare rising college freshmen.

High School Senior Scholars headed to college this fall

Congratulations to Cohort VI on their college decisions!

Cohort I and II scholars are college graduates and career professionals

Rainier Scholars first graduates emerged, spring of 2013.

Building on Success Together

Rainier Scholars encourages businesses to learn about our program, support our scholars personally and professionally and share our story.

By partnering with Rainier Scholars, your organization makes a commitment to workplace diversity and invests in tomorrow's leaders. Together we can create a path from academic achievement to professional careers and community leadership for motivated and hard-working, low-income students of color.

Explore the links to opportunities for your company at the left or contact Bethany Furubayashi our Corporate Giving Officer at (206) 407-2181 or by email to learn more about the ways you can help our scholars succeed.