The City of Fircrest is now accepting applications for the AWC Center for Quality Communities Scholarship Fund. The scholarship is available through a statewide competitive process for students who are actively engaged in their city government and/or community and plan to attend post-secondary school in fall 2018.

To be eligible, a student must be a Washington resident, graduating from high school, home school or receiving a GED in spring/summer 2018; plan to continue their education at an accredited college or trade school in the 2018-2019 academic year on a half-time or more basis; and been involved with a city government or with a community/school leadership activity.

Information and application materials can be obtained at here or

Application    Completed applications are due to the City no later than February 21, 2018.

Submit completed materials to:

City of Fircrest
Attention: City Clerk
115 Ramsdell Street
Fircrest, WA 98466

A recommendation will be made to the Fircrest City Council at its February 27, 2018 regular Council meeting, which will result in an endorsement letter to AWC.

The Center for Quality Communities promotes municipal leadership development and civic engagement. The Center’s goal is to develop a broad public understanding of the important role of cities and towns play in Washington. The Center is a 501(c)(3) organization.