The WAEF awards approximately $1 million in scholarships annually to students with a tie to the tree fruit industry. The foundation assists students attending two-year, four-year or vocational colleges. There is a specific application for "vocational/technical". Awards are based on family tie to industry, financial need, scholastics and ability to convey drive and commitment. For more information and to apply Click. For best results and to have your application reviewed for completeness, submit your application in January and/or February.