FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

From Kerrie McNally, Public Information Officer

Town of Cathlamet, Washington

(360) 795-3203 #2††† Fax (360) 795-8500†† email: kerrie@townofcathlamet.com

 

Wednesday January 27, 2016††††† 10:18 a.m. PDT

 

The Town of Cathlamet is looking for Applicants for AWC Center for Quality Communities Scholarship Fund

The Town of Cathlamet 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 2016.

To be eligible, a student must be graduating from high school, home school or receiving a GED in spring/summer 2016; live in Cathlamet and/or be a relative of an employee or volunteer of the Town; plan to continue their education at an accredited post-secondary institution in the 2016-2017 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 cfqc.org. Completed applications are due no later than February 29, 2016. Submit completed materials to:

 

Town of Cathlamet

Attn:Tina Schubert

375 2nd Street

Cathlamet, WA 98612

tina@townofcathlamet.com

 

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

 

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