Larry Johnsen Family Scholarship

Larry Johnsen is a retired Department of the Army civilian who was a professional logistician and systems analyst.  He retired as the Director of Logistics for the US Army Installation Management Agency Northwest Region.  His children – Justin Johnsen, Erica Johnsen, and Melany Bazare – all graduated from Pleasant Valley High School, as did his grandchildren Seth and Greison Skahill.  The family sees a need to provide academic and vocational support for student seeking to further their education at an institution other than a college or university.

Criteria to Apply:

  • Be a graduating senior from PVHS
  • Planning to attend a community college or vocational institution
  • Demonstrate good citizenship, honesty, and integrity
  • GPA above 2.5

Scholarship Personal Statement/Essay:

  • Explain why you decided to apply for this scholarship, and why you believe you deserve to be selected. Be sure to add any factors not mentioned on this application that you would like considered, including your post-secondary action plan.