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Aligning eligibility for the college bound scholarship program with the state need grant program (Frockt)

Aligns eligibility for the college bound scholarship program with the state need grant program.

SUMMARY OF 1ST SUBSTITUTE COMPARED TO ORIGINAL BILL
(1) Aligns residency requirements for certain state financial aid programs. (2) Includes individuals granted Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) status, if they meet other statutory requirements, under the term resident student. (3) Establishes the term nonresident student does not pertain to certain visa holders that meet other statutory requirements regarding residency.

Hearing Date: Thursday, January 11, 2018 -- 8:00 am

WA State Legislature Link:
http://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary?BillNumber=5074&Year=2017    (opens a new browser tab)