Scholarship Program

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The Scholarship Program will open in January for 2018-2019.

The WRRA Scholarship Program was established in 2006 and made its initial awards in 2007 for the 2007-08 school year. The program is intended to assist WRRA Member company employees and their children to continue education in college or vocational school programs.

WRRA Scholarship Program Description

  • Eligibility is open to “Employees, or dependent (natural or adopted) children of employees age 24 and under, of regular member companies of the WRRA.”
  • If selected, the student will receive $2,000 for undergraduate study. (Employees may attend half time, dependents must attend full time.)
  • Up to four (4) awards per year will be awarded. Awards are not renewable, but students may reapply each year they meet the eligibility requirements.
  • Financial need of $2,000 or greater must be demonstrated.
  • The WRRA Scholarship Program is administered by Scholarship Management Services®, a division of Scholarship America®.

Questions regarding the scholarship program should be addressed to:

The WRRA Scholarship Program
Scholarship America
One Scholarship Way, P.O. Box 297
Saint Peter, MN 56082

Contact Sarah Carstensen, (507) 931-0647 or email at scarstensen@ScholarshipAmerica.org

2017-2018 WRRA SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS

Cassidy Morris Photo

Cassidy Morris - Waste Connections, Vancouver
Western Washington University

Hannah Nicholson Photo

Hannah Nicholson - Sound Disposal, Inc.
Western Washington University

Colton Troh Photo

Colton Troh - Republic Services of Klickitat
Western Washington University

Alexis Reimers Photo

Alexis Reimers - Murrey's Disposal
Western Washington University