About the Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded by the Community Foundation of North Central Washington, a tax-exempt organization that helps individuals, families, businesses, and agencies support charitable causes throughout  Chelan, Douglas, and Okanogan counties. Through their Community Grants Program, nonprofit organizations can apply for financial support to continue to do the work that enhances our communities. This grant was established in 2007 to help increase the number of qualified medical workers in the Wenatchee Valley area. The candidate selection will be based on factors including academic achievements, recommendations, and financial need.


How to apply for the scholarship?

  • Interested applicants must first create an account on the Community Foundation of NCW online site and complete the eligibility quiz. Only then applicants will be able to access the individual applications for any eligible scholarships.

  • Along with the application, the applicants should submit their academic transcripts, EFC (expected family contribution) from their SAR (Student Aid Report), two reference contacts information, and FAFSA.

How much the scholarship award amounts to?

The award amounts to $1,000 annually yearly and is non-renewable.

One scholarship will be provided per year.

Deadline Information

The deadline date is set for March 1

Eligibility Criteria

  • The applicant must be a graduating senior or previous graduate from Wenatchee or Westside High School

  • Plan to enter the Allied Health Program at Wenatchee Valley College

  • Minimum 2.5 GPA

  • Demonstrate interest and potential aptitude in the health field 


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