Courtney Lane Recognized as 2020 Individual Volunteer of the Year

Courtney Lane, Yakima, of Zirkle Fruit Company is the Washington Apple Education Foundation Individual Volunteer of the Year.  Her recognition was announced yesterday at a company production meeting held in Selah.  While the meeting was pre-planned, the interruption from WAEF with the special announcement occurred as a surprise to...

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CMI Orchards is WAEF Volunteer Organization of the Year

Wenatchee, Wash…. CMI Orchards is the Volunteer Organization of the Year for the Washington Apple Education Foundation (WAEF).  Annually, WAEF recognizes a volunteer organization, individual and alumni member for their efforts to make a difference through volunteerism.  This year 15 employees from CMI Orchards volunteered for WAEF in varying...

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WAEF Presents at National Scholarship Providers Conference

Earlier today WAEF’s Assistant Director Xochitl Velazquez and our Scholarship Coordinator Erika Betancourt provided a virtual workshop for participants in the National Scholarships Providers Association (NSPA) annual conference. WAEF was selected to present in the annual conference back in April. The session, titled More Than Just a Scholarship: Preparing Students to...

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New Scholarship Training Resources Website

The Washington Apple Education Foundation’s (WAEF) new scholarship resource website went live this week.  The site, located at www.scholarshipresources.org, was created to serve the scholarship information needs of college-bound students and their parents and school counselors.  It contains information from WAEF’s scholarship training curriculum normally delivered in person by...

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2021 Scholarship Application Open!

We are excited to share that the 2021 scholarship application is now available to college-enrolled and college-bound students. The application due date is March 1, 2021. Application details and award criteria are available on the WAEF website. Students may choose between two applications. The Universal Application should be used by students pursuing a...

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