How to Apply
Applications for college scholarships are now closed! Applications for 2023 college scholarships will open in March of 2023. Stay tuned, this page will contain application instructions in early March.
2023 College Scholarships
HRCEF college scholarships are open to students who have graduated from Hood River Valley High School, and will be in their sophomore, junior or senior years of college starting in the Fall of 2024.
|Scholarship||Number Available||Award Amount||School / Degree||Additional Notes|
|Ruth and Horace Daum Memorial Scholarship||6||$2000||Two or Four Year Degree||Student must be studying nursing, music, or the sciences|
|Mary Clifford Memorial Scholarship||2||$2500||N/A||Student must demonstrate financial need|
|Cascade Locks Alumni Association Scholarship||1+||$2000||N/A||Must have lived in Cascade Locks while attending HRVHS.
2.5 cumulative GPA minimum
|Jesse Elder Memorial Scholarship||1||$1500||Two or Four Year Degree|
|Rosenback Family College Scholarship||1||$1500||N/A||Must have lived in Cascade Locks while attending HRVHS.
2.5 cumulative GPA minimum
|Martha and John Weber College Scholarship||1||$1000||Community College or Trade School||3.0 cumulative GPA minimm|
|Diana Carroll Education Scholarship||1||$1500||N/A||Student must be pursuing degree in education with intent to teach upon graduating|
|Janet C. Thompson Memorial Scholarship||1||$250||N/A||Students must be a music major, preferably vocal performance
3.0 cumulative GPA minimum
2021 Recipients of Hood River County Education Foundation College Scholarships
Congratulations to all college scholarship recipients! This year HRCEF awarded over $34,000 in scholarships to our college scholarship recipients.
|Aleyah Klapprich||Cascade Locks Alumni Association Scholarship|
|Aleyah Klapprich||Rosenback Family Scholarship|
|Stephen Bustamante||Cascade Locks Alumni Association Scholarship|
|Chantal Avalos||Ruth & Horace Daum Memorial Scholarship|
|Daniela Valle||Ruth & Horace Daum Memorial Scholarship|
|Daniela Valle||Mary Clifford Memorial College Scholarship|
|Daniela Valle||Jesse Elder Memorial College Scholarship|
|Dilma Lachino Galindo||Ruth & Horace Daum Memorial Scholarship|
|Edith Gonzaga Soto||Ruth & Horace Daum Memorial Scholarship|
|Estefani Moreno||Ruth & Horace Daum Memorial Scholarship|
|Estefani Moreno||Mary Clifford Memorial College Scholarship|
|Jovana De La Torre||HRCEF Board of Directors Scholarship|
|Kevin Bertadillo||Ruth & Horace Daum Memorial Scholarship|
|Khloe Sytsma||HRCEF Board of Directors Scholarship|
|Leslie Avila||HRCEF Board of Directors Scholarship|
|Monserrate Beltran Juarez||HRCEF Board of Directors Scholarship|
|Omar Escobedo||HRCEF Board of Directors Scholarship|
|RaeAan Rhodes||Diana Carroll Education Scholarship|
|Samantha Thompson||Janet C Thompson Memorial Scholarship|