Scholarship awarded in 2016
Matthew is a freshman at the University of Idaho majoring in business music and hopes to one day work as a local agent for young musicians or a professional critic.
Matthew stood out amongst his peers as a singer in the Auburn, WA, Thomas Jefferson High School choir. Not only did he participate in all of the school's musicals, but he joined the the local Hi-Liners group and performed in 10 additional musicals outside of the school structure.<.p>
Matthew is also an athlete who was on the school golf team for four years and stayed active in his local church. During a summer mission trip to the Philippines he helped repaint an orphanage.