Scholarship Program

2014 Recipients: Molly Slothower and Julia Bramstedt, both graduates of Ellensburg High School
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Molly Slothower and Julia Bramstedt, both 2014 honors graduates of Ellensburg High School with ambitious goals for their futures, are this year’s winners of $1,000 scholarships from the Swauk-Teanaway Grange.  Both met all the requirements for this scholarship, and the Grange is proud to award them these scholarships.
2014 Recipient Molly Slothower and her parents Jeffrey and Susan

2014 Recipient Molly Slothower and her parents Jeffrey and Susan

2014 Scholarship Recipient Julia Bramstedt and her parents Daniel and Lorraine

2014 Scholarship Recipient Julia Bramstedt and her parents Daniel and Lorraine

Eligibility & Application

The Swauk-Teanaway Grange will award $1,000 in scholarship money in 2014. To be eligible, you must be a high school senior graduating in Kittitas County. Our points of consideration are:

            • An agricultural background or history of participation in agricultural activities or plans to pursue a career in an ag-related field.
            • History of Grange membership by applicants, family members or guardians. If possible, please provide documentation with your application.
            • Community and school involvement.
            • Grade point average–to be verified with transcript.
            • If Running Start student, include CWU transcript.

Previous Recipients:

2013:  Victoria Zencak, a home-schooled student who also did Running Start, is enrolled at Central Washington University.

2013: Victoria Zencak, a home-schooled student who also did Running Start, is enrolled at Central Washington University.

2013: Nicholas Gylling, an Ellensburg High School senior who also did Running Start, is enrolled at the University of Washington.
2013: Nicholas Gylling, an Ellensburg High School senior who also did Running Start, is enrolled at the University of Washington.

 

                                                   

 

 

2012: Andrew Clarke is an Ellensburg High School graduate who went on to Yakima Valley Community College.
2012: Andrew Clarke is an Ellensburg High School graduate who went on to Yakima Valley Community College.
2012: Nathan Sorensen was a graduate of Kittitas High School.
2012: Nathan Sorensen was a graduate of Kittitas High School.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2011: Amanda Anderson was a Cle Elum/Roslyn graduate who went on to Central Washington University.

2011: Amanda Anderson was a Cle Elum/Roslyn graduate who went on to Central Washington University.

2010 Scholarship recipients Amber Strand and Molly Jo Ballard. Pictured, left to right: Jack and June Hendrickson, Molly Jo Ballard, Amber Strand and Scholarship Committee Chair, Sally Gililand
2010 Scholarship recipients Amber Strand and Molly Jo Ballard. Pictured, left to right: Jack and June Hendrickson, Molly Jo Ballard, Amber Strand and Scholarship Committee Chair, Sally Gililand

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
2009 Scholarship recipient Travis Matthews accepts award from Scholarship Chair Barb Sowers.

2009 Scholarship recipient Travis Matthews accepts award from Scholarship Chair Barb Sowers.

2009: Travis Matthews, the 2009 Ellensburg High School graduate was chosen to receive our $1,000 Scholarship Award, became a member of our Grange in July. Travis, whose family live in Thorp and who have a long history of Grange members, is currently pursuing a John Deere Technology Degree at Walla Walla Community College. We are proud to count Travis as a member of our Grange and wish him well in his studies!

 

 

 
 

2014 Scholarship Applications now being accepted

Complete all sections of the application. Forms must be received by our committee no later than March 15, 2014. These include your application form, letter, and transcript. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Finalists may be interviewed before a final selection of the winner is made. Please do not submit a resume instead of filling in all sections of the application form.

2014 Scholarship Application

When complete, mail Application Materials To:

Swauk-Teanaway Grange Scholarship Committee
c/o Sally Gililand, Chair of Committee
PO Box 813
South Cle Elum, WA 98943-0813