Sea Mar Family Scholarship
Sea Mar is proud to offer post-secondary scholarship to the children of its employees. Sea Mar recognizes their parent(s) or legal guardian(s) are the backbone of the services Sea Mar provides to the community, sometimes even using family time to support Sea Mar's efforts.
Scholarship recipients receive a one-time award of $1,000 to be used towards their undergraduate or graduate degrees.
Who Can Apply?
- A person who has a parent or legal guardian who is a current part-time or full-time Sea Mar employee*, and
- Whose parent or legal guardian has been employed at Sea Mar a minimum of one year by the scholarship deadline, and
- Will be enrolling as a full-time student in a higher education institute the upcoming academic year.
*Does not include on-call employees or AmeriCorps members
Sea Mar encourages all children of employees to apply however priority will be given to dependent children who are pursuing an undergraduate degree, and children of staff who work on the frontlines.
Applications are available every year beginning in January and due every April 15th at 6:00 pm Pacific Time.
To apply, applicants must answer essay questions and provide a copy of their transcript on an online application form*. Other information related to parent(s)' work history will be asked.
*At the moment the online application does not allow for applicants to save their work and return at a later time. We encourage applicants to review the essay questions and in a separate document, type your response. Once finalized, copy and paste response into the online application.
For Scholarship Recipients
To request your scholarship funds, provide a PDF copy of your current class schedule and updated contact information. Class schedules must have your full name, the name of your institution, and the classes you are or will be taking.
Scholarship disbursement period begins July after announcement of scholarship, until May of the following year. If unable to collect your funds during this time period, please email the scholarship office to discuss your options.