Elizabeth Clemens, Joanna Hope, Austin Kelley and Kelsey Larson were among 50 BECU student members receiving a $2,500 BECU Foundation Scholarship for the 2013-2014 school year.
The foundation received approximately 500 scholarship applications this year. Scholarships were given based on a combination of strong dedication to community service, leadership and academics.
Scholarship recipients were graduating high school seniors and undergraduate college students.
Elizabeth Clemens, a graduating senior at Emerald Ridge High School, is the co-founder of Young Life Group. Joanna Hope is a undergraduate at Whitworth University and a volunteer at Young Life Camp. Austin Kelley, a graduating senior at Emerald Ridge, created REP (Respect, Empowerment and Pride). Kelsey Larson, a graduating senior at Rogers High School, is a volunteer at MultiCare Good Samaritan Hospital.