Steven Granath Memorial Scholarship

Open toFor students at Franklin Pierce
Summary

This annual scholarship was established to honor the memory of Steven Granath, a 2015 graduate of Franklin Pierce High School.

Purpose

The Steven Granath Memorial Scholarship is intended to encourage and assist a member of the varsity basketball program to continue their education beyond high school.

Amount1 scholarship(s) of $500 each. (total annual contribution: $500)
Award notesOne time award.
Selection criteria
  • Must be a member of a Franklin Pierce High School varsity basketball program.
  • Preference is to be given to a participant in the boys’ varsity basketball program. If no boy is considered to be eligible for the scholarship then participants from the girls’ varsity basketball program may be considered. In the unlikely circumstance no varsity basketball player is eligible for this scholarship, other varsity sports can be considered.
  • The recipient should be in need of financial aid to be able to further their education.
  • The recipient may attend a college, university, technical college or vocational school.
Selection process

The Franklin Pierce Scholarship Committee will select the recipient, with input from the basketball coaches. If possible, an alternate will also be selected. The scholarship shall be awarded to the alternate selected if the primary award winner does not meet the requirements of the scholarship.

About

Steven Granath

Steven Granath was a Franklin Pierce High School student who graduated in 2015. He loved basketball and was a member of the Franklin Pierce High School Boys Basketball program during his sophomore, junior and senior years. Steven was also a gifted student who lived life with a positive attitude and a smile. This scholarship was created in his honor after his passing in 2019.

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: https://franklinpiercefdn.org/forms-for-recipients/
Fund typeAnnual scholarship
Founded2020
Ended
ActiveYes