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Scholarships

We offer scholarships to graduating high school seniors and older students seeking a college education.

Available Scholarships

The Foundation offers over $50,000 in scholarships every year for high school graduates, higher education students and daycare costs for single parents enrolled in school.

High School Scholarships

The TwinStar Community Foundation awards fifteen $2,000 scholarships to members graduating from high school in 2021 and attending an institution of higher learning in Fall 2021. Applications are available to members starting January 2nd and due by March 31st. Scholarships are awarded to recipients in May and June at the student's high school awards ceremony.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Applicant must be a member of the Credit Union and in good standing.
  • Application must be accompanied by a current high school transcript.
  • All application questions must be completed for consideration.

Applications are closed at this time.

Higher Education Scholarships

TwinStar Community Foundation offers $2,000 scholarships every year to eight members pursuing a higher education. To apply, you must be out of high school for at least a year. TwinStar’s Higher Education Scholarship Program begins on June 1st. The submission deadline is July 31st. Scholarships are awarded in August and September.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Applicant must be a member of the Credit Union and in good standing.
  • Application must be accompanied by a copy of school enrollment or acceptance letter.
  • Application must be accompanied by a high school or college transcript (unofficial is acceptable).
  • All application questions must be completed for consideration.

Applications are closed at this time.

Cheri Kennedy Child Daycare Scholarship Award

Scholarship for daycare expenses are available for a single working parent enrolled in an institution of higher education with at least 8 credit hours per quarter. The scholarship amount is up to $5,000, covering a 12-month period from September-August. Submissions are accepted yearly between April 1st-June 1st, and awarded in September.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Applicant must be a member of the Credit Union and in good standing.
  • Applicant must be a single working parent.
  • Applicant must be enrolled in a college, university or vocational school with at least 8 credit hours per quarter.
  • Applicant must attach proof of enrollment in an institution of higher education.
  • All application questions must be completed for consideration.

Applications are closed at this time.

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The TwinStar Community Foundation is a non-profit 501 (c) (3) corporation.  Our tax ID number is 37-1768613.  The TwinStar Community Foundation is located at PO Box 718, Olympia, WA 98507.