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Alexander A. Smick Scholarship – Due February 28th, 2018

The Alexander A. Smick Scholarship in Rural Community Service and Development


The purpose of the scholarship provided by the Alexander A. and Agnes “Odegaard” Smick Endowment Scholarship is to promote student engagement with an applied course of study in the field of rural community service and development. This scholarship competition, which will award two or more scholarships of up to $2,000 each, is open to all WSU undergraduate and graduate students who have a demonstrated interest in development issues facing rural citizens.

Successful applicants will outline a specific activity in rural community service and development that will be supported by the scholarship and conducted during the 2018 calendar year under the direction of a WSU faculty member who has relevant academic credentials in community service and development.

To apply, a student must complete an application form, which includes a statement that explains how the successful scholarship winner will utilize the funds to engage in an activity in community service and development.

The deadline to apply for this scholarship is Tuesday, February 28, 2018. All application materials must be submitted electronically to Alanna Ellis at

For more information, please contact Dr.Jessica Goldberger at or 509-335-8540.

Download Application Here