The Robert J. Handy & WSSR-Foundation

The Washington State School Retirees’ Association (WSSRA) invites high school seniors to apply for the Robert J. Handy and WSSR Foundation scholarships.


  • 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Intend on having a career in the “field of education”
  • Must be on approved form, with directions followed precisely
  • Official transcripts
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Resume

Eight (8) WSSR – Foundation Scholarships ($2,500 each) and sixteen (16) Robert J. Handy Scholarships ($900 each for up to four years) will be awarded to students whose degree would be in one of these areas: teacher, counselor, speech therapist, occupational therapist, or psychologist.

The scholarship application must be filled-out online, printed and mailed to WSSRA PO BOX 5127 Lacey, WA 98509

Deadline:  March 1, 2021 (postmarked by)