Scholarship Funds

Scholarship Funds help donors give the gift of education. Scholarships can be established either through direct donations or in honor of a loved one.

Scholarship Fund Guidelines

Current Scholarship Funds
A. Jay Steinberg Music Scholarship
Brandon Rogers Technology Scholarship
Dr. Charles Englund Memorial Scholarship
Clyde and Glenn Lindstrom Scholarship
Dorothy J. Ziegler Music & Art Scholarship
Judith K. Burch Scholarship
Louis, Ron & Tom Westman Scholarship
Mona Peterson Community Service Scholarship
Smoky Valley Elementary Education Scholarship

If you are a student that is interested in applying for one of these scholarships, click here to begin the process.

Recent News

Smoky Valley Community Foundation accepting applications for Fall 2019 grants

LINDSBORG, Kan.— The Smoky Valley Community Foundation is now accepting applications for fall grants. Online applications are due Tuesday, October 15, 2019. Last fall, a community foundation grant helped the City of Marquette build a community art resource. Funds were used to purchase items to create a safe and functional workspace for all to use, including a sink and faucet, tables and art supplies to support a variety of mediums. “Because of this grant, our facility is being transformed from a simple ‘work space’ to a community art resource,” said grantee Carol Baker. “We would not have had the funds to obtain[...]

Nourish Your Community

Grain farmers have a vital role in moving lives forward; growing food that nourishes our community and the world. The community foundation, too, is committed to improving quality of life in the areas we serve, both today and in the future. Giving a gift of grain is a simple way to make a lasting difference. Gifts of grain are a unique way to make a charitable gift. Using grain to make a gift to the community foundation – which may be designated for the purpose you choose – can be a wonderful way to invest in the future while achieving tax[...]