The MADF believes that education is the greatest equalizer. We make a difference in education by providing scholarships to individuals who are furthering their education. We also partner with schools, non-profits, churches, and other programs by making financial contributions to their educational programs.

What We Offer


We are awarding up to 10 scholarships.

The students selected by The MADF Scholarship Selection Committee will be awarded $1,500 scholarship to apply towards college expenses. Past scholarship awardees can apply annually up to a maximum of 4 years.

Eligibility & Criteria

– Applicant must be a U.S. citizen.

– Applicant must reside in the state of Washington or California.

– Applicant must demonstrate a financial need.

– Applicant must be enrolled in an accredited college, school or university.

– Award must be used for educational expenses (cost of tuition, books, supplies, room and/or board).

– Employees including Board Members and their immediate family are not eligible.

Application Process
Applicant must submit:

  1. A completed online application form
  2. A current headshot photo that captures:

    -Professional image

    -Appropriate attire

    -Shoulders and up

    -Good lighting to distinguish features

  3. Official grade transcript
  4. A financial aid award letter by email to or by postal mail to:

MADF-Scholarship Program application
P.O. Box 94545
Seattle, WA 98124

DISCLAIMER: MADF Employees, Non-US citizens, and employee relatives are not eligible.

Incomplete applications will not be considered. All application materials must be postmarked by May 31, 2022 at 5:00 PM PST. No exceptions.


Congratulations to our past scholarship recipients.