Ronald Dean Estes Scholarship

This scholarship was established in 2011 to honor the life of Ronald Dean Estes a lifetime resident of Wenatchee. Mr. Estes had his own law practice in Wenatchee for 30 years and passed away doing what he loved most in life – hunting. This scholarship supports a graduating senior from Chelan or Douglas County (or a graduating senior from Ritzville High School) who demonstrates a hunger for learning and shows strong leadership skills.

Application Opens: January 1st
Application Due Date: March 1st


  1. Graduating senior who is a resident of Chelan or Douglas County or a graduating senior from Ritzville High School (Adams County)
  2. Has been accepted into a college, university, or trade school in the United States
  3. Minimum 2.5 GPA
  4. Demonstrates financial need
  5. History of working or participation in school sports, events, church activities, etc.
  6. Attendance record of 90% during the school calendar year
  7. First generation college students are given priority



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