Questions regarding this application can be addressed by calling the association office at 503-656-4282.
Scholarship recipients will be chosen from qualified students who meet the eligibility requirements, complete the application meeting all requirements, and submit before the application deadline on May 1st. Scholarship applicants will be selected according to merit on a competitive basis. The scholarship committee will select the recipients by evaluating each eligible student’s academic performance, personal statement, commitment to the program in which they are enrolled, and community involvement in the way of extracurricular activities and employment history.
Awardee shall make satisfactory academic progress, according to institutional policies for students receiving federal Title IV aid, in order to receive disbursements throughout the year. All information including application information, essay, transcripts, recommendation letters, and referrals from PNWARS members are to be post marked by May 1, 2018.
Applicants for awards must be family members of a member of PNWARS or nominated by a member of PNWARS. Applicants must also be high school graduates and must be qualified to or be enrolled in full time undergraduate or graduate course of study at an eligible institution of higher education pursuing a business degree and where possible with an emphasis on transportation studies.