Kitsap Bank has presented seven scholarships to the high school graduating children of its employees who are going on to pursue higher education. 

Among this year’s scholarship recipients are graduates of Gig Harbor High School, Kentridge High School, South Kitsap High School, Central Kitsap High School and North Kitsap High School.

“We are extremely pleased to provide scholarships to this talented group of students,” stated CEO Steve Politakis,. “At Kitsap Bank, we value education, and we are happy to help the children of our employees reach their educational goals.”

Kitsap Bank operates 20 locations around the South Sound and western Washington from its headquartered in Port Orchard. Established in 1908, it currently has over $1 billion in assets, making it the 10th largest bank in the state and the second-largest women-owned business.