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 the important work that enhances our communities. The candidate selection will be based on factors including academic achievements 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 $1,800 yearly and are not automatically 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 current or former female student at Wenatchee Valley College

  • Must have completed a minimum of 60 cumulative credits at Wenatchee Valley College

  • completion of an AA degree is not required

  • Must be accepted at a 4-year college in Washington state with plans to pursue a bachelor’s degree


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