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
Charles & Velma Westerman Scholarship
Dawn L. Pruitt Memorial Scholarship
Eleanor Hunter Scholarship
Fran Malir Memorial Scholarship
Geraldine L. Anschutz Memorial Scholarship
Jack R. Janousek Memorial Scholarship
Lila Jean (Warta) Young Memorial Scholarship
Mary Hanzlicek Memorial Scholarship

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

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