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​Tenth Annual WBFC Peace Scholarship!

We are pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted. 

The $1000 scholarship is intended to encourage and support high school seniors in their use of nonviolent means to build the tools for peace and eliminate war, poverty, inequality, and intolerance.

To be eligible, applicants must be a graduating student in 2018 who is from West Branch High School, Scattergood Friends School, a homeschool in the West Branch district, or family of someone who attends WBFC. The scholarship can support education, service, or other post-high school endeavors. 

Applications will be assessed for their publicly demonstrated interest in and commitment to nonviolent conflict resolution or peace-encouraging community involvement. Examples include, but are not limited to, supporting disaster relief; distributing food and working against hunger; political involvement for peaceful solutions; providing services and/or shelter for the needy; domestic violence intervention, support, and outreach services; international cooperation, diplomacy, and exchange programs; providing counseling and support for alternatives to military service; environmental preservation and improvement; support for immigrants and immigrant rights; and human rights work.