Awards Given by the GHC Foundation

Thank you for your support…

With your generous contributions, the Grays Harbor College Foundation is assisting students in many different ways during the upcoming academic year. Often times, this assistance is critical to a student staying in school to complete his or her education at GHC. 

Watch the video from the 2015 Scholarship Award Ceremony

With your help, the GHC Foundation provided 350 scholarships to hard-working deserving students: 
 

  • 175 Academic Scholarships
  • 65 Tool Scholarships
  • 60 World Class Scholar Scholarship
  • 10 Athletic Scholarships
  • $130,000 in other gifts to GHC
  • Instructional Equipment
  • GED test scholarships 
  • Childcare Grants 
  • Book Loans
  • Graduation Breakfast
  • Year End Awards
  • Student Tickets
  • Summer Musical

Major Gifts

  • $1.2 million Marian J. Weatherwax
  • $981,564 Ken Millen '50
  • $750,000 Community Block Grant
  • $500,000 George V. and Millie K. Lonngren
  • $313,000 Arthur E. & Mary Emma (Hyde) Cross
  • $177,000 Marjorie K. Johnson
  • $150,000 Ann & Judy Swanson - Choker Athletics
  • $146,000 Tilford & Jane Gribble
  • $127,778 Lyle D. Laughhead
  • $125,000 Grays Harbor Community Foundation - World Class Scholars Endowment
  • $110,000 Margaret Astrom
  • $100,000 Pat & Mary Ellen Hughes – Tool Scholarship & World Class Scholars 
  • $100,000 Wolfe Family Surviving Trustors Trust (Robert D. Wolfe '36)
  • $56,000 Joseph C. Hernandez
  • $33,000 Townsend Educational Fund
  • $30,000 Bivens Family
  • $30,000 Forest C & Ruth Kelsey Foundation Scholarships
  • $25,000 Weyerhaeuser Company Foundation
  • $20,000 Martha Krug - Welding Equipment
  • $19,555 Ann Weatherwax Estate