Cliff Cook Memorial Scholarship

Apply NOW for the Cliff Cook Memorial Scholarship! – presented by PFLAG Central Oregon.

Open to graduating seniors in Central Oregon high schools with a GPA of at least 3.0.

Award: $500 to be used for any higher education expenses.

Three (3) scholarships will be awarded this year.

How to apply: Provide a 1-page, typed essay in a .pdf format only, explaining:

a. Who you are and where you’re headed.

b. Tell us about your plans for your future in college and what you hope to accomplish after graduation.

c. In keeping with the ideology of PFLAG, we are specifically interested in students who identify as LGBTQ+ or who volunteer in the field of social justice, such as LGBTQ+ organizations in Central Oregon, Black Lives Matter or LatinX groups. Tell us about your community involvement and volunteer activities. Finally, address the question of “equality”, what it means to you and how you think you could help create a more racially and ethically diverse society.

All entries must be in no later than April 1, 2021 and we will announce the winners on April 15, 2021.

Again, please provide your response, attached to an introductory email in a .pdf format

Please send entries to: pflagcentraloregon@gmail.com