Scholarships

2014 Scholarships

HCSC Financial Need Scholarships: The purpose of the High Cascade Financial Need Scholarship program is to assist a small selection of snowboard lovers in financial need with the opportunity of a lifetime.  Scholarships are offered to a select number of financially need based applicants. There are hundreds of snowboarders applying for a scholarship to HCSC.  What makes you stand out from the rest of the applicants?  Writing your letter is your shot at really showing us who you are and why you think you deserve a coveted scholarship.

Drake Aron Edwards Memorial Scholarship: The Drake Aron Edwards Memorial Scholarship was created remember and encourage the spirit of counselor Drake Edwards who so embodied High Cascade’s mission of Life Improvement through Snowboarding. This scholarship will be awarded to the applicant who best demonstrates their efforts to improving lives of others and is available to first time campers, only.  To learn more about Drake, click here to see a great “Day in the Life of Drake Edwards” video made for his freshman year of college at Seattle Pacific University.

“Some people express themselves through art, others dance, or even stamp collecting, but I do it through Snowboarding. The creative process that occurs when you’re using a piece of wood and some frozen water is second to none in my mind. It’s a huge part of who I am. Enjoy!” - Drake Edwards.

Scholarships will be awarded for specific sessions.  Scholarships will not be given out for all sessions and may be assigned to a specific session or sessions.  Scholarships are non-transferable and have no cash value. Registering for a session is not necessary to qualify for a scholarship and will not increase or decrease the chances of receiving a scholarship.

Deadlines:  Application must be in our hands by April 1st.  Faxed and emailed applications will not be considered.  Award winners will by notified by both email and mail between May 1st- May 15th.

Confirmations: Due to the high volume of applicants, we are sorry, but we cannot welcome follow-up phone calls or emails.  If you would like delivery confirmation, please use your preferred shipper’s deliver confirmation service.  Follow-ups will result in lower consideration for a scholarship.The following scholarships will be awarded:

(Six) $500 Scholarships

(Three) $750 Scholarships

(Two) $1,500 Scholarships

(One) Full-Tuition, Drake Aron Edwards Memorial Scholarship

Download the 2014 Financial Scholarship Application