Blue Skies awards driver education scholarships

The nonprofit Blue Skies for Children, which serves homeless, low-income and foster children, has awarded four driver education scholarships to teens in Whatcom County.

The scholarship provides $350 toward a driver education course.  Spring Scholarship recipients are John Banuelos, Leonardo Milian, Jessica Jose and Dominic Valich.

Students must be 15 to 17 years of age.  They are required to submit an application, write an essay, qualify on a needs basis, obtain references, and meet
minimum GPA requirements.

Blue Skies offers scholarships each spring and fall.  The deadline for the next scholarship round is August 15.

To obtain an application, visit or call 360-756-6710.

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