Anne Murphy Ocean Stewards Scholarship

Provided by Port Townsend Marine Science Center

Description:
The Port Townsend Marine Science Center is pleased to announce the annual $500 Anne Murphy Ocean Stewardship scholarship for a graduating East Jefferson county senior. The Port Townsend Marine Science Center awards this $500 scholarship annually to a graduating East Jefferson county high school senior who embodies the values that Anne Murphy lives: curiosity, wonder, and love of the marine environment. Anne Murphy served as Executive Director of the Port Townsend Marine Science Center, pouring her heart into growing an organization that would nurture exploration and discovery of our local shores and waters. She retired after 24 years, leaving behind a vibrant community treasure that has profoundly affected thousands of people. Applicants should be graduating seniors from a public or private school, or a home schooled student who expects to complete high school level instruction by June 2016. The person who wins this scholarship will be selected on the basis of his or her demonstrated interest in science and the environment. Having volunteered on behalf of education about or conservation of the Salish Sea is especially desirable. The scholarship may be used for tuition, books, or living expenses while pursuing higher education. To apply for the scholarship, please answer the questions below. Applications may submitted through Washboard or emailed to lslabaugh@ptmsc.org or sent to Liesl Slabaugh, Development Director, PTMSC, 582 Battery Way, Port Townsend, WA 98368.
Donor:
Port Townsend Marine Science Center
Academic Year:
2017 - 2018
Scholarship Amount:
$500.00
Number of Awards:
1
Application Start Date:
3/31/2017
Application Due Date:
5/22/2017

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