Jack Watts Memorial Scholarship

The Jack Watts Memorial Scholarship was created in memory of an amazing man to promote running in our youth. Scholarships are a minimum of $1,000 and are awarded each spring. Graduating seniors from Madras and Culver High Schools are eligible for scholarships, if they meet the following criteria.

Jack Watts at the 1977 Trail's End Marathon in Seaside, Oregon

Jack Watts at the 1977 Trail’s End Marathon in Seaside, Oregon

Qualifications to Determine Eligibility for Scholarships:

  • Applicant must be a senior at Culver High School or Madras High School
  • Applicant must have applied or been accepted to an institute of higher learning
  • Applicant must participate in an organized running activity recognized by Culver or Madras High School, in either Cross Country or Track, during his/her senior year
  • Applicant must attain a minimum of seven semester cumulative grade point average of 2.5
  • Applicant cannot have been awarded a full scholarship from any other source or combined sources

Applications are due by April 14, 2017 to MADras Runners

Click here to download the application

Eligible students may download the application form and mail it to:
MADras Runners
c/o Jamie Hurd
2055 SE Dry Gulch Dr
Madras, OR 97741

To make a donation to the Jack Watts Memorial Scholarship, please send contributions to the address above. MADras Runners is a non-profit organization and all donations are tax deductible.

Scholarship Winners

2016- Miklo Hernandez and Hannah Lewis
2015- Angelica Metteer
2014- Gabrielle Alley