Background

In 1987, Newport High School parent Carla Vendeland created the PTSA Knight Valor program recognizing Newport High School students who made a difference in their community through their extraordinary volunteer efforts. Mrs. Vendeland passed away in 1994 and in her memory and in honor of her dedication to our community, the Carla B. Vendeland Scholarship was established in 1996 and is administered by the Bellevue Schools Foundation. Winner(s) will be awarded $1,000 each.

To qualify for the scholarship, students must be

  1. A graduating Newport HS senior and
  2. Need to have earned the PTSA Knight Valor Award (a minimum of 140 hours of community service)

To apply for the scholarship, send your application to scholarship.nhsptsa@gmail.com.  Application deadline is May 24, 2019.

2019 Winners

Ethan Chaipatanapong
Yuka Kozakai