What the Application Should Include
Where to Send Application
During each year, the Trustee will send a letter to the financial administrator of every
high school in Walla Walla County. This letter describes the
availability of scholarships through the Trippeer Foundation and how students
interested in receiving scholarships can submit an
application for consideration by the Trustee. The letter also will
include all important deadlines for submission of the applications.
ASAP after Jan 1 each year
Letters will be sent to all Walla Walla High Schools
notifying them of the Trippeer Scholarship Fund and how students can apply.
April 17, 2023
By this date, a completed
application package must be
e-mailed or postmarked to the
May 11, 2023
By this date, all applicants who
have successfully submitted a
complete application will be
notified and an interview will be
May or June 2023
Interviews will be conducted most likely via Zoom during
May or June 2023.
To be eligible for a Trippeer Foundation scholarship, all applicants (1) must
be students of a high school in Walla Walla, Washington or have already
graduated, and (2) must be currently enrolled or have been accepted in a
four-year accredited university or college. In making their final determination
for who receives a scholarship, the Trustees will also consider:
WHAT THE APPLICATION SHOULD INCLUDE
Community service and
Extracurricular and non-academic activities.
The scholarship applicant must furnish the following:
WHERE TO SEND APPLICATION
A brief biography and statement of goals
A transcript of the applicant’s high school record and PSAT and SAT scores
An essay on any subject of the applicant’s choosing of not less than 500 nor
more than 1,500 words
Recommendations from three nonrelated persons, including:
One from your high school principal, counselor, or other teacher who has known
you personally for at least one entire school year (Name: ___________________);
One from your current or former employer, or an adult who has known you and
observed your skills for at least one year (Name: ________________________);
One from ________________________.
These three letters are to be sent directly to the Dr. H.A. Trippeer Charitable
Foundation by their writers via e-mail or in a sealed, addressed envelope.
Please prepare an itemized budget for your first college year. This budget will
be helpful for us in making our decision and we will go through the budget
together at the time of your interview.
Your completed application must be e-mailed or
postmarked by April 17, 2023 to:
The Dr. H.A. Trippeer Charitable Foundation
Attn: Candy Clardy
15350 SW Sequoia Parkway, Suite 300
Portland OR 97224