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Mark A. Forester Scholarship – $1,000 – Apply Annually by June 1

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Scholarship Summary

Rocky Mountain Mattress Company proudly contributes to The Mark Forester Foundation scholarship fund and is now holding an essay contest; the contest winner will receive a $1000 scholarship in the name of The Mark Forester Foundation.

This is an annual scholarship. Bookmark this page and check back each year!

Senior Airman, Mark A. Forester was killed September 29th, 2010 in Afghanistan while risking his life to save a fallen comrade. Mark died serving his country, family and friends. He had courage and honor and gave selfless sacrifice. He embodied everything a hero is. This is why Rocky Mountain Mattress would like to give a scholarship to students in his honor.


  • Any student who is currently enrolled in an accredited American university or college, or will be enrolled for the Fall/Summer semester of 2017, can apply for the scholarship.

How to Apply:

  • To enter, the student must write a 300-500-word essay explaining how they go about honoring America’s military heroes. You can simply send the essay as a part of the body of your email (no attachments necessary), with your full name, school you will be attending, and contact information to

Amount: $1,000

Deadline: June 1

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