The Sequim Education Foundation announced recently the nonprofit’s selection of eight scholarship recipients to graduating Sequim High School seniors.
Scholarship recipients include:
• James Halloran Memorial Scholarship: Deven Biehler, Daisy Ryan
• Woodward P. Ward Fund: Jessica Dietzman, Erin Dwyer
• Jane Q. Miller & Gertrude Greenside Scholarship: Wren Fierro-Burdick, Kianna Miller
• June Robinson Journalism Scholarship: Meguire Vandervelde
• Ray & June Robinson STEM Scholarship: Vita Olson
“Our scholarship committee had a difficult time selecting the scholarship awardees because of the high caliber and impressive achievements of all who submitted applications,” SEF executive director Merissa Koller said in a press release.
In addition, the foundation awarded scholarships to six seniors for their performances at SEF competitions:
• Engineering Challenge Scholarship: Vita Olson, Nathan Whittle, Connor Forderer, Brianna Jack
• Film Festival Scholarship: Nicholas D’Amico, Zoe Yates
The Film Festival and Engineering Challenge Scholarship Program will award $19,325 in scholarships between 2017-2024, Koller said.