Samuel S. Johnson Scholarship
The Samuel S. Johnson Scholarship was established in 1979 by Lewis & Clark College to honor Mr. Johnson’s dedicated service to the College. The late Samuel S. Johnson was on the Lewis & Clark Board of Trustees from 1970 to 1979, when he became a Life Trustee. Mr. Johnson was from Berkeley, California, and he received a B.S. in Forestry from the University of California in Berkeley. Johnson’s business activities were mainly as an executive in the lumber industry. He served as mayor of Redmond, Oregon, and in the Oregon House of Representatives. He was also involved in numerous civic and professional organizations. There are no restrictions on who may receive the Samuel S. Johnson Scholarship.