Harrington Family Foundation

Cultivating the next generation of leaders in the state of Oregon by providing students leadership-based scholarships and key mentorship support.


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About Us

Established in 2002 by former NFL quarterback, Joey Harrington, the Harrington Family Foundation, a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit, has raised more than $2M for students across Oregon. The Harrington Family Foundation cultivates the next generation of leaders in the state of Oregon by providing collegiate leadership-based scholarships, mentorship support, and an active community network.

2018 Scholarship Recipients



An honors student and the 2018 salutatorian of Days Creek Charter School who has demonstrated strong leadership as her school’s Student Body Vice President, FFA Jr. Vice President Officer, and My Future My Choicerepresentative, Yearbook Editor, and Society of Women Engineers merit award winner. Shantelle studies biology with an emphasis on pre-med at the University of Oregon.



An honors student with a keen interest in human-computer interaction. She has demonstrated leadership as an Academic Counselor and Summer Math Tutor at Clackamas Web Academy, Volunteer Reader for Start Making a Reader Today, and Co-Captain and Marketing Lead for her FIRST robotics team. Theresa will attend the Grace Hooper Celebration this fall, the worlds largest gathering of women in computing. She will study computer science at Oregon State University.



An AP student with an aptitude for public speaking and public policy, who has demonstrated leadership as ASB President, Youth & Government President, Willamette Academy Core Group Leader, and Youth Homeless Shelter Lead. As a first-generation college student, Raul interned the summer of 2018 in Washington D.C. for Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley, and studies political science at Willamette University.



An AP and National Honor Society student athlete with a passion for leadership through service at the East Portland Community Center, Blanchet House, Cells Club, and Friends of Trees. With the high honor of a freshman direct admission to the Lundquist College of Business at the University of Oregon, Jurell studies business.