Visionary Scholarship

Founded by Team Envision in 2019, this state officer scholarship initiative recognizes members who have made exceptional strides in their leadership and extracurricular activities while working for the benefit of their community. In the words of Vince Lombardi, “Leaders aren’t born, they’re made.” We hope to recognize the exceptional contributions of WA DECA members while building tomorrow’s leaders.

Application form is now open and will close on October 25, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.

Winning recipients will be announced during the FLC opening session on November 8. The scholarship amount will cover ONE conference registration fee. Scholarship recipients can apply their award to one (1) of the following conferences.

  • FLC 2021 registration
  • SCDC 2022 registration
  • ICDC 2022 registration to attend a Leadership Academy

Scholarship money is awarded as a reimbursement, once the student has submitted a thank you letter of appreciation and conference registration has been paid. When this criterion has been met, a check will be mailed directly to the student’s chapter.

For any questions please contact Wendy Menchu-Lopez at wendy@wadeca.org.

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Visionary Scholarship

Founded by Team Envision in 2019, this state officer funded scholarship recognizes members who have made exceptional strides in their leadership and extracurricular activities while working for the benefit of their community. In the words of Vince Lombardi, “Leaders aren’t born, they’re made.” We hope to recognize the exceptional contributions of Washington DECA members while building tomorrow’s leaders. Recipients will be called to stage at the Washington DECA State Career Development Conference to receive the award.

The scholarship can be applied to one (1) of the following:

  • ICDC registration to attend a Leadership Academy
  • FLC registration
  • SCDC registration
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Application Process

Scholarship Recipient Process

  • The scholarship recipient will be required to mail a formal thank you letter of appreciation to the WA DECA HQ by November 22, 2021.

    • Thank you letter example and guidelines available HERE.
    • C/o Washington DECA, 16040 Christensen Rd. Ste 215, Tukwila, WA 98188
  • When you are ready to apply your scholarship award to a specific conference, please notify Wendy Menchu-Lopez at wendy@wadeca.org.