College Scholarships

The college scholarship application cycle is now open. The completed application form and all accompanying documentation must be submitted no later than April 15th.

Please verify application submissions with an email to mrichter@cwcatholicfoundation.org.

If you're having trouble completing an application, please contact the office at (509) 972-3732.

Celebration of Faith Scholarship

Awarded to up to five practicing Catholics from the Diocese of Yakima attending or planning to attend a Catholic college or university. Emphasis is on a commitment to serve the church through past activities and future plans and goals. Current recipients will be eligible to reapply and will compete with new applicants. Recipients can expect to receive $2,000.

John Rodriquez-Kranz Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to a graduating senior of A.C. Davis High School in Yakima, WA. Emphasis for scholarship is overcoming adversity through personal growth. Recipient of this one-time scholarship can expect to receive $1,000

Mary Ellen Chott-Mahre Scholarship

Recipient will be attending, or plan to attend, a Catholic college or university and demonstrate a commitment to serve the church through past activities and future plans and goals.  Priority for this renewable scholarship is given to students graduating from Naches Valley High School who attend St. John Parish in Naches, WA. Recipient can expect to receive approximately $8,000.

Celebration of Faith Scholarship

Kiera McPartland

Kiera graduated from Moses Lake High School. She will play basketball and study business while attending St. Ambrose University in Davenport, Iowa.

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Celebration of Faith Scholarship

Paula Heine

Paula lives in Moxee and was homeschooled there. She will study business and scriptwriting while attending John Paul the Great Catholic University in Escondido, California.

Celebration of Faith Scholarship

Teresa Sijgers

Teresa graduated from Highland High School and will be attending Gonzaga University to study Sociology and a potential minor in Italian.

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Celebration of Faith Scholarship

Kiah Remillard

Kiah graduated from La Salle High School in Union Gap. She is pursuing her education at Gonzaga University, majoring in Business Administration.

Mary Ellen Chott-Mahre Scholarship

Hanah Singco

Hanah graduated from La Salle High School in Union Gap in 2018. She is currently a sophomore at Gonzaga University studying Psychology.

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John Rodriquez-Kranz Scholarship

Cristal Diaz

Cristal is an international Baccalaureate graduate of Davis High School in Yakima. She will attend the University of Washington in the fall.

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