Applicant must be a son, daughter, grandchild or dependent of an active,
retired or deceased Letter Carrier.
Applicant must be a high school senior or graduate when making application
and must submit the form provided in the Washington State Letter Carrier (or
Applicants must have maintained a 2.5 grade point average in their last full
year of school prior to application, or submit a copy of SAT or ACT scores
which reflect that the applicant meets the national average.
Applications must be postmarked by April 1, 2015
. Applications must be sent by certified mail.
Applicants must receive the endorsement of the President or Secretary of the
Branch in which they claim eligibility.
THE FOLLOWING ITEMS MUST ACCOMPANY THE APPLICATION:
• A copy of most recent grade transcript to support a claim of 2.5 grade
point average (cumulative), or a copy
of SAT or ACT scores which reflect that the applicant meets the National
• A separate statement of career goal or intent.
• Two letters of recommendation, which reflect the applicant’s involvement
in the community. These letters may include, but are not limited to, one
from a school official and one from a member of the community in which they
• A brief personal resume. •
New in 2015 - You must include a stamped and self addressed legal sized
This award is non-renewable. Past recipients are ineligible to apply for
There will be two or more scholarships in the amount of $1500 each to be
awarded at the 2015 WSALC Convention in Olympia, Washington hosted by
All funds shall be awarded after acceptance to the school of the applicant’s
choice in conjunction with the WSALC by-laws. The funds shall be made
payable to both the student and the school.
The Memorial Scholarship Committee shall review all applications to assure
that all eligibility criteria and requirements have been followed and met.
Failure on the part of the applicant to meet the rules shall be subject to
disqualification by the Committee. If disqualified, the decision of the
Committee shall be final.
The Memorial Scholarship Committee shall award the scholarships by random
draw of all eligible applicants.
This drawing shall be held during the Convention, at such time as selected
by the President.
The WSALC Secretary/Treasurer shall mail appropriate notification to the