The North Thurston Education Foundation established a scholarship program to provide funds for North Thurston Public Schools graduates who will attend post-secondary schools, including vocational or trade schools, colleges or universities.

Foundation Application Process and Criteria

The applicant shall be a graduate from a high school in North Thurston Public Schools.
The applicant shall have demonstrated skills necessary to succeed in the chosen post-secondary school.
The applicant shall have demonstrated good citizenship and leadership qualities.
The applicant shall have a need for financial assistance to meet educational goals.

To be considered for a Foundation Scholarship an applicant must

Submit two letters of recommendation: One from a teacher or counselor that documents scholarship, leadership and citizenship qualities and potential for success in post-high school education; and one from a member of the community who is not an employee of the school district.
– Submit a short essay as described on the application.
Submit a transcript of grades
– Submit a completed application form.
– All documents need to be printed on ONLY one-sided and submitted as a unit. Incomplete or late applications will not be considered.

Due Date: Completed applications are to be submitted to the high school counseling or career centers or mailed to NTEF by April 12, 2019.

The 2019 Scholarships are not open at this time. Please check back in January 2019 for more information.

If you are interested in establishing a named scholarship, call our Executive Director, Michael Jones at 360-790-6548.

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