Fisk and Lila Gerhardt Scholarship
The Fisk and Lila Gerhardt Scholarship Fund was established under the will of Lila Gerhardt. Mrs. Gerhardt was predeceased by her husband, Dr. Fisk Gerhardt, who was a Plant Physiologist with the U.S. Department of Agriculture in Wenatchee. Dr. Gerhardt was also a lifetime member of the Wenatchee Lodge 1186, Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks. The Gerhardt’s had no children of their own, but held a life-long interest in all children of the community. This competitive scholarship supports graduating seniors from Wenatchee High School, who are a resident of the Wenatchee School District and plan to attend a four-year college or university.
Application Opens: January 1st
Application Due Date: March 1st
- Graduating senior of Wenatchee High School
- Minimum 3.8 GPA
- Resident of the Wenatchee School District
- Plans to attend a four-year college or university in the United States
Note: This scholarship is paid over two years and requires an update showing educational progress and a successful academic year to keep the scholarship in place.