BEND, Ore. - TCF (The Center Foundation) is pleased to announce the winners of its 2014 scholarship program.
Each year, TCF joins with the community to honor outstanding Central Oregon high school juniors and seniors.
Scholarships are donated by local businesses, foundations, and individuals to ensure that local students have help with their college goals.
To be considered for either the $1,500 Junior Scholarship, the monthly High Desert Hero award, or the $5,000 William K. Worrell Scholarships, students must complete an application and essays. They must also demonstrate a 3.5 GPA or higher, outstanding leadership and community service.
The TCF scholarship program culminates in the Bank of the Cascades presented Salute to Heroes Scholarship Awards Dinner scheduled for Thursday, May 8, 2014 from 5:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at the Seventh Mountain Resort.
Local professional triathlete Linsey Corbin will be the keynote speaker. Salute to Heroes dinner tickets and sponsorships and scholarship sponsors are available at www.centerfoundation.org or 541-322-2399.
The winners of the 2014 Junior Scholarships are:
Tiffany Belvoir, Culver High School sponsored by Pacific Medical
Jaden Boehme, Bend Senior High School sponsored by TCF
Allie Bowlin, Summit High School sponsored by Bank of the Cascades
Samuel Earnest, Ridgeview High School sponsored by Drs. Knute and Patty Buehler
Ella Feldmann, Bend Senior High School sponsored by TCF
Lane Gladden, Sisters High School receiving the Damien Bevando Memorial Scholarship
Justine Hanway, Mt. View High School sponsored by The Center
Annie Jarvis, Summit High School sponsored by Wells Fargo
Melissa Olivera, Madras High School sponsored by Dr. and Mrs. Kelly Mingus
Stephanie Olivera, Madras High School sponsored by DJO Global
Sarah Perkins, Bend Senor High School sponsored by TCF
Collin Runge, Ridgeview High School sponsored by Jim and Kim Mead
Matthew Sjogren, Summit High School sponsored by Therapeutic Associates
Abigail Stevens, Redmond Proficiency Academy receiving the Lt. Col. Andrew Cappy Scholarship
The 2014 William K. Worrell Scholarship is high school senior Marley Forest from Bend Senior High School.
For additional information contact Carol Stiles at 541-322-2399.