The Sunshine Brooks
Foundation


Eligibility & Qualifications

The Sunshine Brooks Foundation offers scholarships for tuition up to a maximum of  $1,500 for the year.  No repayment is required except if the award is not used for the purposes intended.

Eligibility:

  • Scholarships will be awarded to individuals who reside in the USA and are employees or children of employees of Costco Wholesale.  Individuals who are grandchildren, nieces or nephews of Costco employees are not eligible.
  • Spouses of Costco Wholesale employees are not eligible unless they are also employed by Costco Wholesale.
  • Employees must be actively employed by Costco Wholesale at the time the annual awards are distributed, typically in August.
  • Scholarships are for one (1) year only.  An individual who receives an award may apply for a second scholarship.  There is no automatic renewal and applicants may only receive a total of two (2) awards.

Qualifications:

  • Applicants must be enrolled in an academic program in an accredited college or university.
  • Applicants must submit a completed application, including all required attachments no later than May 1, 2017 in order to be considered.
  • A minimum 3.50 Grade Point Average is required to apply.
  • Due to the competitive nature of this program, not all applicants who meet the qualifications and/or selection criteria will receive an award.
  • Performance as a Costco employee or financial need will have no bearing on the selection for an award.
  • Scholarship recipients will be notified by mail before August 15, 2017.

PLEASE MAIL ALL APPLICATION ITEMS AS ONE PACKAGE.  DO NOT MAIL TRANSCRIPTS, LETTERS, ETC. SEPARATELY.

Please note that Registered or Certified Mail, Fed-Ex and Airborne Packages will not be
accepted at the P.O. Box. All applications must be sent via regular U.S. Mail
or they will be returned.

 

APPLICATION DUE DATE
MAY 1, 2017

MAIL APPLICATION TO :

THE SUNSHINE BROOKS FOUNDATION
ATTN: MICHAEL KEARNEY
POST OFFICE BOX 34627
SAN DIEGO, CA 92163 - 4627

 

Click here to go to the application process