2014-2015 Service Scholarships Application Form

The Center for Community Engagement and Service at Pacific Lutheran University is currently accepting applications for five student scholarships to recognize outstanding student commitment to service at PLU and the surrounding community. 

The awards will be presented at the Celebration of Service on the evening of April 23, 2014, in the Regency Room at the Anderson University Center.

  •  Faye M. Anderson-Van Beek Scholarship for Community/Volunteer Service (Three $900 awards) is awarded to an outstanding student volunteer that has a good academic standing with a GPA over 3.0.
  • The Fossness Memorial Leadership Award ($1,000) is awarded to a “Christian student from Washington (sophomore status) who performs exceptional community service.”  This student demonstrates leadership in their school, community, or church.   Award may be renewable upon application.
  • The Gladys Mortvedt Voluntary Service Award ($400) is awarded to a PLU student (preferably with junior status) who has quietly won attention by rendering voluntary service without expectation of recognition or compensation.  This award may be for service on or off campus.
  • The Learning is Forever (L.I.F.E.) Community Service Scholarship ($250) is awarded to a PLU student who has shown outstanding commitment to service and an awareness of how community engagement contributes to learning.   

Please fill out this application form AND attach a 1-page essay (250-350 words) on “How Service and Community Have Influenced Your Life." Applications are due by Friday, March 21, 2014.

Please indicate Freshman, Sophomore, Junior or Senior Standing.

Please give the approximate number of service hours performed in the 2013-2014 academic year.
Please list the names of the volunteer or service organizations you have volunteered with the past academic year.

Nominations are due by 5 p.m. on Friday, March 21, 2014.


Please attach a 1-page essay(250-350 words)on "How Service and Community Have Influenced Your Life."

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