2013 Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship Winner and Hall of Honors Inductee
Lower Columbia College student Sean Gestson received the nation’s largest scholarship for community college transfer students, up to $30,000 per year, from the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation.
Gestson, an environmental engineering student, continued his studies towards a bachelor’s degree at the University of Portland.
He was one of only three Washington residents to earn the prestigious award in 2013.
Sean was also named Lower Columbia College's 2013 Hall of Honors inductee for academic excellence.