The memorial scholarship was established in May of 1940 as a way to honor our pioneer ancestors. Each year, two worthy applicants are awarded $1500. In order to be eligible for the scholarship you must be a pioneer descendent and either a full-time junior, senior or graduate student enrolled at a accredited Washington state institution. Preference given to History, Education and English majors.
Yakima Chapter #8 - Contact Jackie Parke 509-966-2746
Seattle Chapter #1- Contact Peggy Parietti 206-232-8516
Claire Raaum Scholarship $1000 awarded annually
University of Washington Scholarship $3000 awarded every other year