Over $100,000 in Scholarship Funds to be Distributed this Spring

Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars Creates 73 Scholarships

KIRKLAND, Wash., Jan. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars, a three-year old non-profit organization, partnered with individual donors, business partners, and the employees of Cobalt Mortgage in the creation of scholarships to support students in the pursuit of their post-secondary education goals. This year over $100,000 in scholarship funds will be awarded to 73 deserving students in the states of Washington, Oregon, Nevada, Colorado, Arizona, Texas, Utah, and Oklahoma.

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Individual donors and business partners contributed nearly $45,000 in scholarship funds that were matched dollar-for-dollar by Cobalt Mortgage. The remainder of the scholarships was funded by employee donations and company contributions. The purpose of the company's non-profit initiative is to make a positive impact on the youth and their families in the communities they serve.

"We are blown away by the response from our partners," said Keith Tibbles, President and Co-founder of Cobalt Mortgage. "My team and the people we work with know the importance of this foundation. We all want to be part of a solution to post-secondary education attainment issues by providing funding for university, college and vocational students."

Allison Lord Excellence in Community Service Scholarship Award - $1,000

Allnut, Engel and Kelly Community Volunteer Scholarship Award - $2,000

Ashley Family Scholarship Award - $1,000

B&L Alliance Outstanding Achievers Award - $2,000

B&L Alliance Outstanding Achievers Award - $2,000

Bob Papke RE/MAX Exemplary Scholarship Award - $1,000

Brenner-Hill Scholarship Award - $1,000

Brooke Tibbles and Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars Award - $2,000

Chase Tibbles and Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars Award - $2,000

Cheri Neil / Tom Crowe Windermere Edmonds Scholarship Award - $2,000

Clackamas Oregon Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars Award - $1,000

Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars University of Washington Husky Freshman Award - $2,000

Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars University of Washington Husky Sophomore Award - $2,000

Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars University of Washington Husky Junior Award - $2,000

Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars University of Washington Husky Senior Award - $2,000

Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars Washington State University Cougar Award #1 - $2,000

Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars Washington State University Cougar Award #2 - $2,000

Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars Washington State University Cougar Award #3 - $2,000

Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars Washington State University Cougar Award #4 - $2,000

Collision Clinic Carstar Scholarship Award - $2,000

Colorado Springs Colorado Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars Award - $1,000

Connor Kelly Scholarship Award - $2,500

Dallas Texas Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars Award - $1,000

Dave and Becky Bochsler Scholarship Award - $2,000

David and Sandee Davis Family Scholarship Award - $1,000

Del Palacio and Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars Award - $2,000

Dirk Bernd Scholarship Award - $1,000

Edgeview Homes Scholarship Award - $1,000

Employees of Cobalt Mortgage Dallas / Harrisburg Counties Award - $1,000

Employees of Cobalt Mortgage Larimer / El Paso / Boulder Counties Award - $1,000

Employees of Cobalt Mortgage Maricopa County Scholarship Award - $1,000

Employees of Cobalt Mortgage Multnomah / Clackamas / Collin Counties Award - $1,000

Employees of Cobalt Mortgage Puget Sound Award - $1,000

Employees of Cobalt Mortgage Wagoner / Osage Counties Award - $1,000

Employees of Cobalt Mortgage Washoe County Award - $1,000

Employees of Cobalt Mortgage Weber County Award - $1,000

Employees of Cobalt Mortgage Yakima and Benton Counties Award - $1,000

Eric & Mitzi Verlinde Scholarship Award - $1,000

Eric and Jaimie Garrett Scholarship Award - $1,000

Everts/Howington and Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars Award - $1,000

Fort Collins Colorado Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars Award - $1,000

Houston Texas Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars Award - $1,000

Howard and Nancy Johnson Scholarship Award - $1,000

Hubbell-Coggeshall Team for Higher Education Scholarship Award - $1,500

Issaquah Washington Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars Award - $1,000

Jeff and Megan Bell Scholarship Award - $2,000

Jeff Pullen Memorial Scholarship Award - $1,000

Jennifer Kelly Realty Scholarship Award - $2,500

Kathy Gray Windermere Central Scholarship Award - $1,000

Kay and Shannon Windermere Scholarship Award - $1,000

Ken and Kathy Reid Scholarship Award - $1,000

Liberato Family Award - $2,000

Mike and Joyce Weinand Scholarship Award - $2,000

Murphy Family Scholarship Award - $3,000

Oregon State University and Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars Award - $2,000

Oregon State University and Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars Award - $2,000

Pellerin Family Scholarship Award - $1,000

Pellerin Family Scholarship Award - $1,000

Pellerin Family Scholarship Award - $1,000

Pellerin Family Scholarship Award - $1,000

Pellerin Family Scholarship Award - $1,000

Plano Texas Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars Award - $1,000

RE/MAX Integrity – Issaquah Scholarship Award - $2,000

Rosenwald 5 Family Scholarship Award - $2,000

Salt Lake City Utah Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars Award - $1,000

The Dan Faulkner Scholarship in Memory of Cory O'Brien - $1,000

Tina McDonough Remax/Kevin Winter Scholarship Award - $2,000

Tulsa Oklahoma Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars Award - $1,000

University of Oregon and Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars Award - $1,200

Virginia Wilkins Memorial Scholarship Award - $1,000

Windermere Northwest/FN Renewable Scholarship Award - $2,000

Windermere Northwest/FN Scholarship Award - $2,000

Young Female Leaders in Science 2013 and Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars Award - $2,000

Students are encouraged to visit www.cobaltscholars.org to view scholarship criteria and submit their application. Scholarship applications will be accepted from February 1, 2013 through March 15, 2013.

About Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars

On August 31, 2010, Cobalt Mortgage founded the first corporate chapter of Dollars for Scholars. Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars, a 501(c)3 nonprofit foundation, has a mission to support communities and to pioneer corporate citizenship by providing post-secondary scholarships through community partnerships. www.cobaltscholars.org

About Cobalt Mortgage

Founded in early 2002, the firm has a decade-long reputation of responsible lending. One of the largest privately held mortgage-banking firms in the West. www.cobaltmortgage.com

Cobalt Mortgage is licensed in Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas, Utah, Washington, West Virginia, and Wyoming.

Cobalt Mortgage, Inc., NMLS Unique Identifier: 35653.

Media Contact: Leah Schedin Cobalt Mortgage Dollars for Scholars, 425.216.8105, leah.schedin@cobaltmortgage.com

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