19th Annual Costco Scholarship Breakfast

The 19th Annual Costco Scholarship Breakfast held on Sept. 14, 2018, at the Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue raised more than $4.4 million for underrepresented students at the University of Washington and Seattle University.

More than 1,400 attendees enjoyed the inspirational event where Costco scholars shared their heartwarming stories of college dreams realized. Costco Scholars Alejandro Diaz a junior at the University of Washington and Amina Ibrahim a junior at Seattle University shared their personal experiences with the many challenges they faced financing their college educations. They expressed their gratitude for the extraordinary generosity of donors that have made such a remarkable impact on their lives. Evan Wirkkala the breakfast emcee, shared how he was able to attend and graduate from both the University of Washington and Seattle University thanks to the Costco Scholarship Fund.

The annual event is a celebration of the lasting gift of education that is possible with the continual generosity of sponsors and participants.

Trident Seafood Corporation was recognized for their long-term commitment and support of the program. They have been a champion for the Costco Scholarship Fund since 2003 - donating nearly $500,000.

Relive or experience the 19th annual Costco Scholarship Breakfast through our video slideshow and thank you for your support!

Save the date - September 19, 2019 for the 20th Annual Costco Scholarship Fund Breakfast.