Monday, February 23, 2009

Saletic Scholarship: One grand

William G. Saletic Endowed Scholarship – Up to $1,000; deadline 3/14
William G. Saletic, an active board member of ICW until his death in 1999, was a graduate of Seattle University. He was grateful for the educational opportunities he had been given and strongly believed the private college option should be maintained and made available to any student who wanted such an opportunity. Upon his retirement in 1998, Mr. Saletic was President and Chief Executive Officer of Peter Pan Seafoods, a Seattle company where he had served for 22 years. Friends, family, and business associates established The Saletic Endowment to honor Mr. Saletic’s memory, particularly his interest in history and politics. Applicants for this award must be sophomores or juniors in good standing with a declared major in history or political studies at the time of application. Students with a GPA of 2.5 or above are encouraged to apply. The award is not renewable.

Required one-page essay topic: Why my special interest is in politics and/or history?