The Act Six Scholarship

Cadre 10, selected for fall 2019.

October 12, 2018
Claire Silva

What is Act Six?

Act Six is a leadership and scholarship program that connects local faith-based community affiliates with faith- and social justice-based colleges to equip emerging urban and community leaders to engage the college campus and their communities at home. Also, it is a full-tuition, full-need scholarship! Learn more about the scholarship here.

Why apply for Act Six?

Scholarships and financial aid can be the path to college for many students. The Act Six scholarship could pave the way for your college education! So why not apply for a full-tuition, full-need scholarship? Applying for Act Six would not only make you eligible for this incredible scholarship opportunity, but it also serves as your application to Gonzaga even if you are not selected for the scholarship! Also, it’s free to apply!

Who is eligible to apply for this Scholarship at Gonzaga?

  • Students who love their community and want to use their college education to make a difference as a leader on campus and at home
  • Students who will graduate from high school in 2021, or graduated previously in 2020 or 2019
  • Students who live in the Tacoma, Seattle, or Spokane areas
  • Students who are not currently enrolled at a four-year college (Students at two-year colleges may apply)

When is the deadline?

December 1! Visit to apply. 

Check out this spoken word video piece, written and performed by Act Six Scholar, Christian Paige!