Charles O. Morgan Communications Scholarship

This scholarship is named for a former publisher of the East Side Journal newspaper.  The scholarship is a one-time award of $1,000. One “Charles O. Morgan Communications Scholarship” may be awarded in 2020, and will be awarded in lieu of one of the Kirkland Rotary Scholarships.  The eligibility criteria are:
  • Financial need;
  • Academic promise;
  • Record of school or community service;
  • Promise of societal contribution;
  • Attend an accredited higher education institution in Washington State;
  • Plan a college major in Communications, i.e., Journalism, Theater Arts, English Literature, or Public Relations & Advertising; and
  • Currently enrolled as a senior at the Lake Washington School District’s Lake Washington High School, Juanita High School, Emerson High School, or International Community School; or currently enrolled at Lake Washington Technical Academy from one of the Lake Washington high schools listed here and graduating in 2020; or currently enrolled at the Lake Washington Institute of Technology.