Current Mentors

Education as a means toward opportunity

Upcoming Events

May 29, 2019

Spring Mentor Social
6:00pm – 7:30pm
The Copperline Lounge, 5005 Main St

June 22, 2019

Class of 2019 Graduation Celebration
5:00pm –7:00pm
Pacific Lutheran University, Scandinavian Cultural Center

August 11, 2019

Summer BBQ
2:00pm –5:00pm
Manitou Park
4330 S 66th St Tacoma, WA 98409

Between Sept & Jan
(Exact date TBD)

Mentor Match with Class of 2020 Scholars
Time TBD
Location TBD

October 23, 2019

Fall Mentor Social
Time TBD
Location TBD

December 18, 2019

Mid-Year Kick Back
5:30pm – 8:00pm
Chalet Bowl, 3806 N 26th St

March 11, 2020

College Readiness Training with Scholars and Mentors
5:30pm – 8:30pm
Location TBD

"Palmer Scholars is about creating hope and opportunity through education.  I am living proof of that.  For me it's time to now make that circle complete by now creating hope and opportunity through education in someone else's life."               –Megan Matthews, Former Palmer Scholar and now a Palmer Scholars mentor

Mentor Resources


Use MentorCore to log sessions with your Scholar (optional) and to find a list of resources.

Please email Tiffany Williams at if you encounter any difficulties logging in.

High School Senior Scholarship List

Check this link regularly for updates

Senior Scholarship List

Mentor Information Update

Please keep Palmer Scholars staff up to date with your current contact and employment information using this form

Mentor Information Update Form