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Anonymous Donor Offers CWU Student Loan Debt Relief Award

ELLENSBURG, Wash.— The Central Washington University Foundation has received a commitment from an anonymous benefactor to provide student loan debt relief to a 2018 or 2019 graduate who is pursuing a career in human services or education. 


Preference for the award will be given to:

  • Kittitas County residents
  • First generation (first in their immediate family) college graduates
  • Applicants working in a human services or education field in Kittitas County


“We value education and want to encourage youth to get as much education as possible,” said the anonymous donor.  “We are concerned about the debt our youth are building up and want to play our small part to help.”


You must submit an application and essay by Sunday, December 1, 2019 to be eligible for the award.


Visit for more information and to apply today.

October 14, 2019
Media Contact: Robin Burck, University Advancement Communications, 509-963-2846,

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