Point Roberts Dollars for Scholars awarded nine scholarships to graduating high school seniors and returning college students on June 21 at the community center. Each student was awarded $1,200, payable to the school of their choice.
From left: Grace Wilkowski, Sarah Vaughan-Jones, Isabella Nielson, Charles Glaser, Leah Laird, Alex Peltier, Marissa Jacks. Not pictured: Bo Glaser and Emilie Sarkissian
Charles Glaser: U. of Washington, returning.
Bo Glaser: U. of Calgary, returning.
Marissa Jacks: Douglas College, returning.
Leah Laird: Western Washington University
Alex Peltier: California State University, Fresno, returning
Emilie Sarkissian: U. of British Columbia, Okanagan, returning
Sarah Vaughan-Jones: U. of British Columbia, returning
Isabella Nielson: U. of Washington
Grace Wilkowski: Eastern Washington University.
Donations were made by community members and businesses. For more information visit pointroberts.dollarsforscholars.org
Photo by Louise Mugar