The Mark Forester Foundation was founded in memory of Mark Andrew Forester. Mark served as a member of the 21st Special Tactics Squadron. On September 29th, 2010, he was killed in Afghanistan during a mission to save a fallen comrade.
The Mark Forester Foundation in conjunction with The Rocky Mountain Mattress Company is awarding a $1000 scholarship to a student who is currently enrolled in an accredited American university or college, or will be enrolled for the Fall/Summer semester of 2017.
An applicant is required to write a 300-500-word essay explaining how they go about honoring America’s military heroes. All applications should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org and include the following:
- The essay (as the body of the email)
- Full name
- School you will be attending
- Contact information
The submission deadline is June 1, 2017. The winner will be announced on June 15th, 2017. The winner will be notified via email.