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

Scholarship recipients announced

The Smoky Valley Community Foundation has awarded over $52,000 in scholarships to area students for the upcoming academic year. The Brandon Rogers Technology Scholarship is for a senior graduating from Smokey Valley High School majoring in the field of technology. Tyler O'Dell, Lindsborg, received a $2,000 scholarship. The Clyde And Glenn Lindstrom Scholarship is for seniors graduating from Smoky Valley High School or Smoky Valley Virtual Charter who are pursuing a post-secondary education in a vocational field. The following students each received a $3,000 scholarship: Kyle Anderson, Lindsborg; Rilee Carson, Lindsborg; Autumn Frickey, Lindsborg; Noah Hanson, Lindsborg; Jordan Howard, Gypsum;[...]

Community foundation awards spring grants

The Smoky Valley Community Foundation awarded $9,540 during its spring grant cycle. Projects were funded through the Smoky Valley Healthy Living Fund and Smoky Valley Community Enhancement Fund. The following organizations received funding: Lindsborg at Work Association, $1,748, to cover the insurance cost that it will incur from sponsorship of several community events. Midsummer's Festival, $1,500, for the annual Midsummer's Festival in Lindsborg. McPherson County Community Foundation, dba Circles of McPherson County, $1,500, to launch a new youth curriculum in Lindsborg, aimed at surrounding kids with caring and trained adults. Saline RWD #1, $1,342, to support the installation of a storm/emergency[...]