Marsh Family Scholarship

Open toFor students at Franklin Pierce, For students at GATES, and For students at Washington

This scholarship is funded annually by Mike and Mary Marsh.  Mike was a teacher in the Franklin Pierce School District for 40 years.


Scholarship awards are made to graduating seniors of Franklin Pierce High School, Washington High School, and GATES High School.

Amount3 scholarship(s) of $500 each. (total annual contribution: $1,500)
Award notesOne time award.
Selection criteria
  • The recipient must be a graduating senior with a record of good attendance.
  • Grade point average is not a factor in the selection however the student should exhibit responsibility, dedication, and perseverance.
  • The student should also exhibit hard work and focus on high school academics/vocational studies but may not have expectation for recognition.
  • The recipient may attend a college, university, vocational, or technical school.
Selection process

Each school’s scholarship committee will select the recipient. An alternate shall be selected annually from the same school and the scholarship shall be awarded to that individual if the primary award winner does not meet the requirements of the scholarship.

Administration of the fundThe fund is administered by the Franklin Pierce Foundation, a nonprofit corporation registered in the State of Washington.
Method of payment
  • Receipt of a completed Scholarship Acceptance Form will hold this scholarship for the student. The scholarship can be held no longer than 16 months after June 30th of the year of graduation from high school.
  • Upon receipt of Proof of Enrollment Form including a student ID number, funds will be released to the institution in the name of the student.
Complete the Scholarship Acceptance Form and Proof of Enrollment Form online at:
Fund typeAnnual scholarship