Mark E. Reed Scholarship Applications Available

Officials from Green Diamond Resource Company’s Mark E. Reed Scholarship Washington board announced recently that scholarship applications are now being accepted from high school and undergraduate college students for the 2017/2018 school year. Ten $3000 scholarships will be awarded.

Eligible individuals must be Green Diamond Resource Company employees, sons or daughters of Washington employees, or students in one of Green Diamond’s Mason and East Grays Harbor operating communities. The scholarship program was established in 1947 in the memory of Mark E. Reed, who was Simpson Logging Company president from 1914 until his death in 1933.

Applications for the Mark E. Reed Scholarship program are available on the Green Diamond website, www.greendiamond.com. Questions may be directed to Kim Buckingham, secretary of the Washington Scholarship Board, at 360-427-4702 or e-mail to kbuckingham@greendiamond.com. The deadline for receiving applications is Tuesday, February 28, 2017.