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A-1 Auto Transport is a national leader in the auto transport industry that has recently decided to expand its scholarship program to all Washington college students.

These scholarships range from $250 to $1,000 and can be used at any credited college, university or post-secondary school.

Students who wish to enter must maintain a GPA of 3.0 or higher. For official entry, students must write an essay about the auto transport industry or any of its services in 1,000 or more words.  All essays must be original and unpublished. Topics may include information related to the auto transport industry and/or the services offered by A-1.

Winning students of the scholarship program are chosen by A-1’s Scholarship Committee. All submissions are due no later than March 10, 2018. The winners will be announced on the A-1 Auto Transport website by the end of March 2018. They will also receive a notification by email. Scholarship money won is sent to the student’s financial office at the institute where they’re enrolled.

To enter, students must submit their essay along with their personal information (full name, address, phone number, email address, name of school) to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Students interested can learn more here.

COVID-19 Cases in Skagit County

3,594 Confirmed Skagit Cases (+10)
315 Cases in ZIP 98221 (+0)

217 Hospitalizations (+3)
46 Deaths (+0)

270,421 Confirmed Cases Statewide (+2,017)
16,642 Hospitalizations (+84)

3,940 Deaths Statewide (+37)

Updated 6:00 pm January 19, 2021.

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County Map: Confirmed COVID-19 cases by ZIP code in Skagit County. Updated weekly.

Sources: Skagit County Public Health, Washington State Department of Health, New York Times

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