The application period is open, and they are accepting applications through March 15, 2023. 
One student athlete will be selected from each of Pierce County’s 32 high schools, and one from Ben Cheney’s hometown of South Bend, to receive the $3,000 scholarship.  
Through this scholarship, we aim to follow Ben Cheney’s vision and support outstanding student athletes in Pierce County who plan to attend a vocational, 2- or 4-year not-for-profit school in the coming fall.  
Basic criteria include; 

·         Must be a high school senior 

·         Graduating this year from a Pierce County or South Bend high school  

·         Who played at least one year of a WIAA varsity sport 

·         And plans to attend a voc/tech, 2- or 4-year not-for-profit college in the fall 


You can find all program information, eligibility, and the application online at