Criteria:            
The student has attended Mariner, Kamiak or Aces for at least 2                years.
Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better official transcript enclosed with
        application (see school registar for official transcript)
Has faced challenges and worked hard with dedication and a                    positive attitude, to overcome them; e.g. academic, social, family,             or language.
Has participated in extracurricular school life;  e.g. sports, clubs,              yearbook, band or work.
Has demonstrated a positive and kind attitude.
Will attend full time a community college, tech school or university            in the fall of their graduating year.
Provide one letter of recommendation from a teacher, counselor,             coach, or employer (not related) with contact information.
Essay Topic:
        Describe in detail a challenge you have faced and overcame. Explain          how you grew from this experience.
Details for Essay:
Essay not to exceed 750 words
Typed, size 12 font Times New Roman, double spaced
Your Name and School name on the right hand corner

Include the following with application package:
Application Completed
•        Essay
Official Transcript
       One Letter of recommendation
List of honors and awards, leadership, organization or activity with             the year and brief description. Or other school extra-curricular,               community activities or Work experience that may apply.
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Aaron Joseph Zarate Scholarship
A Non-Profit Organization
MUST BE Postmarked 
no later than 04/30/17
$500.00 TUITION AWARD