Category: Scholarship

2020 Emmett Comer Scholarship Winner – Raena Mawson

WHO is proud to present the 2020 Emmett Comer Scholarship Winner – Raena Mawson Here is her winning essay: If you were to walk up to any random person on the street, and ask them to give you an advantage of homeschooling, chances are they would not be able to think of anything. However, contrary

2019 Scholarship Winner – Garrett Grosso

WHO is proud to present the 2019 Emmett Comer Scholarship Winner – Garrett Grosso Here is his winning essay: I am a homeschooled student. I proudly own this title since I know what my family has sacrificed to make this possible. I also know what I have gained through this educational experience. There are so

2018 Emmett Comer Scholarship Winner Rebecca Gelzer

How would my life be different today if I had never been homeschooled? As homeschooling is all I have ever experienced in my education, I can’t say for certain. But I can predict several things: I would not have the deeply rooted relationships I have with my dad, mom, brother, and sister; I would not


The Washington Homeschool Organization Scholarship Selection Committee is pleased to announce the winner of the 2017 Emmett Comer Scholarship: GRACE THOMAS Grace lives in Puyallup, Washington. Her winning essay was titled “Advantages of Homeschooling”. You will enjoy reading her essay here. Grace has won $1,000.00 to be used for her future education goals. On behalf of the Washington

2016 Emmett Comer Scholarship Winning Essay by VALARI BRITT WESTEREN

Homeschooling—The Best Choice For Me Until I entered the Running Start program for my senior year, I had always enjoyed a homeschool education. When I began high school, I started taking online classes with The Potter’s School; before that, my parents had taught me all my subjects. While I have always enjoyed my homeschooling experience,