Minerva Scholarship Fund

News And Updates

Congratulations to the recipients of the 2021-2022 Minerva Scholarships!

We wish them well on their educational journey! A reception will be held in their honor in August. Look for names and photos on our website at that time!

Minerva Scholarships awarded to 10 local women

The Minerva Scholarship Fund awarded $55,000 in scholarships to 10 Gig Harbor-area women for the 2022-23 academic year.

Left to right: Sarah Whitmarsh, Delfina White, Sandy Kelley, Kayla Frank, Gail Henricksen, Megan Overstar


Not pictured: Wendy Holt, Kristin Mauldin, Carli Speer, Tarra Winslow

Photo Credit: Julie Ammann Photography

Encouraging Continued Education

Local nonprofit dedicated to providing scholarships for Gig Harbor women

Left to right: Delfina White, Gail Henricksen, Sarah Whitmarsh, Kristin Mauldin

Kim Sullivan, Lora Duncan, Tabatha Hoffman, not pictured Betsy Baker

The Minerva Scholarship Fund is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year. Founded in 1991, the nonprofit has been providing scholarships for women whose formal education has been interrupted for at least one year and who reside or work within the Peninsula School District Boundaries #401.