Gallagher Howard M. Coble Scholarship for Under-Represented Educational Leaders 

Designed to assist talented, under-represented educators to pursue graduate studies that prepare for central office leadership positions. A $5,000 scholarship will be awarded to an educator who is presently enrolled in or will begin graduate studies in educational leadership by the fall of 2024. Gallagher provides the funding for this scholarship opportunity. For further information, contact Shawna Kiliz or the office at 360.943.5717.

The 2024 application is now open! You can submit your application by selecting this link. The application will be open from February 14, 2024, until 5:00 p.m. on March 27, 2024.

Past Scholarship Recipients

  • 2023: Salina Machina, Assistant Principal, Battle Ground SD
  • 2022: Maria Lucero, Principal, Yakima SD
  • 2021: Melissa Riley, Northshore SD
  • 2020: Marcus Pimpleton, Quincy SD
  • 2019: Courtney Lear, Mount Adams SD
  • 2018: Trevor Greene, Highline SD

Sponsored by