Scholarship news: Peninsula College, AWC offer scholarships

PC Foundation offering funds to new students

The Peninsula College Foundation recently granted $10,000 to be awarded to new students enrolling in Peninsula College’s Bachelor of Applied Management Program spring quarter 2019.

To be eligible to receive up to $1,000 towards tuition, students must meet all eligibility criteria and program pre-requisites, apply and be admitted to the program,and enroll in courses spring quarter 2019.

Funds are awarded on a first-come, first-serve basis and may not be used to supplant other sources of tuition-based aid, foundation representatives say; the scholarship may be awarded in addition to other financial aid funds such as Pell or State Need Grant.

For more information on the application process, visit or contact program director Amy Williamson at

City seeks applicants for AWC scholarship

The City of Sequim is now accepting applications for the AWC Center for Quality Communities Scholarship Fund. The scholarship is available through a statewide competitive process for students who are actively engaged in their city government and/or community and plan to attend post-secondary school in fall 2019.

To be eligible, a student must be a Washington state resident, graduating from high school, home school or receiving a GED in spring/summer 2019; plan to continue their education at an accredited college or trade school in the 2019-2020 academic year on a half-time or more basis, and been involved with a city government or with a community/school leadership activity.

Information and application materials can be obtained at

Completed applications are due no later than 4 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28.

Submit completed materials to: City of Sequim, Attn: Karen Kuznek-Reese, 152 W. Cedar Street, Sequim WA 98382. Or, submit by email to

The Center for Quality Communities, a 501(c)(3) organization, promotes municipal leadership development and civic engagement. The center’s goal is to develop a broad public understanding of the important role cities and towns play in Washington state.

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