Grays Harbor Community Foundation Scholarship

Provided by Grays Harbor Community Foundation

Description:
The scholarship program of the Grays Harbor Community Foundation awards scholarships to local students for education after high school. The emphasis is on undergraduate studies at any two or four year college or university and vocational/technical programs leading to a license or certification. There is only one application. When selected, the recipient is matched to the criteria of an individual scholarship by the scholarship review committee. Applications are due on March 15th before 5:00 PM each year. All applicants must meet the following requirements: Every applicant … Must be a resident of Grays Harbor County. OR Must have graduated from a Grays Harbor County high school Must submit a complete application following the guidelines under “How to Apply.” Must request renewal on-line each year to continue receiving a scholarship (up to 4 years). Renewals may be deferred for one year only, after which a complete application must be submitted Further, each undergraduate student … Must enroll as a full-time student (12 credits minimum) at an accredited college, university, or trade/vocational school Is more likely to be considered with a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 (or its equivalent B average) in both high school and college, if applicable. Beyond meeting these basic requirements, each applicant should exhibit outstanding character, a proven work ethic, and the promise of useful citizenship. These more qualitative judgments will be based on the applicant’s personal essay, letter of recommendation, and other information provided through the application form. Renewable for up to four years Virtually all our scholarships are renewable for up to four years. Renewal request forms, as well as submitting a current college transcript, are now to be completed ONLINE and are due on or before March 15th each year. (The link to scholarship application and renewal application are under the “Application” tab of this webpage.)
Academic Year:
2019 - 2020
Scholarship Amount:
$20,000.00
Number of Awards:
150
Application Start Date:
1/1/2019
Application Due Date:
3/1/2019

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