Two more 2021 grant opportunities are now available!

The Community Foundation of Southeast Kansas is pleased to announce that grant applications are now available for Elm Acres Foundation At-Risk Youth Grants and Rita J. Bicknell Women’s Health Fund grants. Applications will be accepted through April 30, 2021. Elm Acres grants are available for non-profit programs and services for at-risk youth, and Women’s Health Fund grants are awarded through two giving circles for non-profit projects that further the Fund’s mission of improving women’s health and well-being.

Elm Acres Foundation At-Risk Youth Grant applications are available on our Elm Acres page. The application for Women’s Health Fund grants can be found on either our Women’s Giving Circle or Circle of Friends page.

Read on to learn more about these exciting grant opportunities!

Elm Acres Foundation At-Risk Youth Grants: What you need to know

The Elm Acres Foundation provides support to at-risk youth in the Southeast Kansas community (Crawford, Cherokee, and Labette Counties), including by supporting any entities that provide services for such youth. Since 2017, the Elm Acres Foundation, working through the Community Foundation of Southeast Kansas, has provided an annual grant cycle for programs and services offered to at-risk youth. In 2020, the Elm Acres Foundation awarded $21,944 to eight local organizations, with the amount of each grant ranging from $850 to $5,284.

Past projects that received an At-Risk Youth grant include:

  • Communities in Schools of Mid-America provided critical basic-needs support for students and their families in Pittsburg and Parsons.
  • Fostering Connections hosted free Family Fun events for foster and adoptive families.
  • Kansas Big Brothers Big Sisters provided support and supervision for current mentoring matches and recruited volunteers to serve more youth.
  • Restorative Justice Authority purchased laptops and software for staff providing evidence-based programs and services for at-risk youth in Crawford County.
  • SEK Interlocal #637 purchased specialized physical-education equipment to assist special-education students at Pittsburg Community Middle School.

For a full list of our 2020 grant recipients, see our 2020 Grant Celebration newsletter.

Rita J. Bicknell Women’s Health Fund Grants: What you need to know

The Rita J. Bicknell Women’s Health Fund is made up of two giving circles, the Women’s Giving Circle (WGC) and the Circle of Friends (COF). The WGC was originally established in 2007, and the COF was created in 2013. The mission of the Fund is to “improve the health and well-being of women by supporting education, increasing awareness and sharing quality of life opportunities to benefit all women.”

Each year, members of the WGC and COF review grant applications and approve grants for programs that further the Women’s Health Fund mission. Grants of $2,000 or less are made by the COF, and grants of more than $2,000 are made by the WGC. Since their creation, the two giving circles have granted more than $300,000 for women’s health programs.

Past projects that received a grant from the Women’s Health Fund include:

  • The American Cancer Society operates the Kansas City Hope Lodge, providing free lodging for cancer patients and their caregivers receiving treatment in the Kansas City area.
  • Catholic Charities enhanced its Neighborhood Financial Stabilization Project, which assists families and individuals facing a financial crisis, to women survivors of domestic violence.
  • The Community Health Center of Southeast Kansas provided Baby Boxes filled with critical baby supplies to teenage mothers in Southeast Kansas.
  • The Labette Health Foundation purchased a QCPR Resuscitation baby for neonatal-resuscitation training and birthing stools for expectant mothers.
  • Pittsburg Mother-to-Mother Ministry purchased materials for its Parenting the Love and Logic Way and Early Childhood Parenting Made Fun educational programs.

For a full list of our 2020 grant recipients, see our 2020 Grant Celebration newsletter.

Who can apply for a grant?

Elm Acres Foundation At-Risk Youth grants and Rita J. Bicknell Women’s Health Fund grants are available only to 501(c)(3) organizations, schools, units of government, and religious organizations. If you’re unsure whether your group or organization qualifies for one of these grants, please contact us for help.

How to apply for a grant

To apply for an Elm Acres Foundation At-Risk Youth grant, download the grant application from our Elm Acres page. To apply for a Women’s Health Fund grant, download the grant application from either our Women’s Giving Circle or Circle of Friends page. In either case, read the instructions in the application carefully before submitting it. Your application should be typed and should include:

  • Proof of non-profit status if not already on file with CFSEK;
  • Your organization’s mission statement; and
  • A list of your organization’s Board of Directors.

Applications must be returned to CFSEK by April 30, 2021.

Questions?

If you have questions about either of these grant opportunities, please contact us or email Program Coordinator Sherri Stephens.


2021 GBL Grants Now Available!

The Community Foundation of Southeast Kansas (CFSEK) is pleased to announce that the 2021 Dylan Meier Get Busy Livin' (GBL) Foundation grant application is now available through March 31. The GBL Foundation provides grants of up to $500 for nonprofit projects that support youth volunteerism. This year's grant application can be found on the GBL Youth Volunteerism page of our website and is due by March 31, 2021.

Keep reading to learn more about GBL Foundation grants.

What is the Get Busy Livin' Foundation?

As explained by the GBL Foundation website, the Foundation:

was established in 2011 to provide support for individuals and groups that embody the values that Dylan pursued: adventure, fitness, curiosity, generosity and a daily zest for life experiences. The GBL Foundation is determined to break down the boundaries that keep people from living life to the fullest, whether those boundaries be social, economical or imaginary.

Since 2013, the Get Busy Livin' Foundation has offered scholarships administered by CFSEK to graduates of local high schools. And since 2016, the GBL Foundation has offered grants to eligible organizations to support youth-volunteerism activities.

What are GBL Foundation grants?

GBL Foundation grants provide up to $500 in reimbursement for future activities related to youth volunteerism. Examples of projects that may qualify for a grant include trash pickup, maintaining neighborhood parks, cleaning homes for the elderly, assisting at hospitals or nursing homes, working on recycling projects, and others. Importantly, only future projects can receive grants, and grant funds are disbursed only after the proposed project is completed and an Grant Evaluation Report Form has been submitted.

Past projects that received a GBL Foundation grant include:

  • Cherry Street Youth Center students cleaned and cared for animals at the local animal shelter.
  • Fostering Connections hosted a Foster Parent Retreat Night for parents and children.
  • Oswego Jr.-Sr. High School students hosted a community cleanup for businesses and residents.
  • The Parsons Recreation Commission hosted area youth to update and clean Winway and Marvel Parks to be ready for summer play.
  • The SEK Humane Society provided materials for volunteers at Volunteer Training Days.

For a full list of 2020 GBL Foundation grant recipients, see our GBL Youth Volunteerism page.

Who can apply for GBL Foundation grants?

GBL Foundation grants are only available for 501(c)(3) organizations, schools, units of government, and religious organizations. Examples of eligible organizations include Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts, FFA chapters, church youth groups, school clubs, YMCA, nonprofit sports organizations, and so on. If you're uncertain whether your group or organization is eligible for a grant from the GBL Foundation, please contact CFSEK for help.

How to apply for a GBL Foundation grant

To apply for a GBL Foundation grant, download the grant application (downloads PDF) from our website. After you've completed the application, return it to CFSEK with a copy of your organization's IRS 501(c)(3) determination letter, if we don't already have it on file. (Churches, schools, and government agencies do not need to provide a determination letter.) Applications can be mailed to the Community Foundation at the address listed in the application or emailed to Program Coordinator Sherri Stephens.

Applications must be returned to CFSEK by March 31, 2021.


Celebrating Black History Month in Southeast Kansas

February is Black History Month, and several organizations throughout Southeast Kansas have special events planned to celebrate the history, achievements, and contributions of African Americans. We’ve compiled this short list of some of the events you can look forward to this month!

Gordon Parks Museum

Our friends at the Gordon Parks Museum are currently hosting a Black History Month Tribute Panel Exhibit featuring more than 80 different displays highlighting black innovators and leaders throughout history. The exhibit will run through the end of the month.

The Museum is also hosting a virtual Lunch & Learn this Friday, February 12, exploring the history of an abandoned Fort Scott cemetery where predominantly black early Bourbon County residents were laid to rest. You can register for the webinar, “Mayhew The Forgotten Cemetery,” through the Gordon Parks Museum’s website.

Pittsburg State University

Pittsburg State University is also hosting several events to celebrate Black History Month, including:

  • A Black History Month Book Display at the Axe Library.

  • A Series of Artistic Inspiration,” an interactive art exhibit at the Bicknell Family Center for the Arts put on in partnership with the Black Student Association. (You can read more about the exhibit in the Morning Sun.)

  • The sixth annual Gospel Explosion at the Overman Student Center on February 17. This event will feature Bishop Walter N. Simpson of Lighthouse Temple Ministries in Pittsburg.

  • On February 24, Dr. Beryl New, director of Certified Personnel and Equity for Topeka Public Schools and chair of the Kansas African American Affairs Commission, will speak about “Growing Up Brown.”

You can read more about these events at Pitt State’s blog.

Other Events

Coffeyville Community College also has an exhibit planned for Black History Month. We’ll update this post with more information when details are available.

Did we miss anything? If you know of other Black History Month events planned in Southeast Kansas, please email Joshua McCloud so we can add them to this list!


2021-2022 Scholarships Are Now Available!

Last updated Jan. 25, 2021

The Community Foundation of Southeast Kansas (CFSEK) is pleased to announce that we are now accepting scholarship applications for the 2021-2022 school year. CFSEK is home to more than a dozen different scholarship funds established by local residents, businesses, and organizations to help area students pursue a postsecondary education.

Each CFSEK scholarship has its own eligibility requirements. A brief description of the requirements for each is included below. For a full list of all requirements, see each scholarship's application form on the For Scholarships page.

Most applications are due by the end of March, but some must be returned to the Community Foundation by March 15th, and some are returned to organizations other than the Community Foundation. Be sure to read the instructions included in each scholarship application carefully before completing or submitting it.

Good luck, students!

M.L. (Lee) & Noretta Caldwell Education Fund Scholarships

The M.L. (Lee) & Noretta Caldwell Education Fund offers three distinct scholarship programs, one each for students of Fort Scott Community College, Labette Community College, and Neosho County Community College.

Basic Eligibility

  • Residency: Applicants should be from southeast Kansas, with preference to students from Neosho County School District #101 (Erie & St. Paul); Crawford County (Girard, Southeast, Northeast, Frontenac, excluding Pittsburg); and students from Labette and Bourbon County. Students from Missouri, Arkansas, and Oklahoma may also apply.
  • Field of study: Applicants must be pursuing a degree program studying business, science, technology, or teaching.
  • GPA: Applicants must have a minimum high school GPA of 2.5. A minimum GPA of 2.5 in the previous semester is required for renewal of funds.
  • Need: Financial need will be considered in awarding the scholarship.
  • Application submission and deadline: Applications must be submitted to the LCC Foundation, FSCC Foundation, or NCCC Foundation, as appropriate, by March 31.

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Commerce Bank Scholarship

The Commerce Bank-Pittsburg Scholarship is awarded to one graduating senior each from St. Mary’s Colgan High School and Pittsburg High School. The student must be pursuing further education by enrolling full time at a 4-year college or university.

Basic Eligibility

  • High school: Applicants must be a graduating senior of St. Mary’s Colgan High School or Pittsburg High School.
  • GPA: Applicants must have a minimum high school GPA of 3.5 and a minimum ACT of 23.
  • Enrollment status: Applicant must be planning to enroll full time at a 4-year college or university.
  • Deadline: Applications must be received or postmarked no later than March 31.

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Craig Crespino Memorial Scholarship

The Craig Crespino Scholarship was established in 2006 in memory of Craig Crespino, a successful educator and high school coach. The many donors who have given to the fund hoped help keep Coach Crespino’s spirit alive by recognizing students who demonstrate the potential to follow in his footsteps.

Basic Eligibility

  • High school: Applicants must be a graduating senior of Girard High School or St. Mary’s Colgan High School.
  • GPA: The student must maintain a 2.5 cumulative grade point average on a 4-point scale.
  • Enrollment status: The student must carry a minimum of 12 hours each semester in an academic program.
  • Deadline: Applications must be received no later than March 31.

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Nancy Evans Community Health Nursing Scholarship

To honor Nancy Evans, RN, BSN, for her 17 years of service to the Community Health Center of Southeast Kansas and a lifetime dedicated to nursing, CHC/SEK has estabished the Nancy Evans Community Health Nursing Scholarship at CFSEK. The purpose of the Nancy Evans Scholarship is to provide support to a student entering his or her final year of study in the field of nursing at an accredited nursing program in the region.

Basic Eligibility

  • Enrollment Status: For the 2021-2022 school year, applicants must be entering the last year of the nursing program at Pittsburg State University. Applicants can be enrolled on a part-time or full-time basis.
  • GPA: The student must have at least a 2.7 grade point average on a 4-point scale.
  • Financial need: Financial need may be taken into consideration.
  • Deadline: Applications must be received no later than March 31.

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Pat Forbes Scholarship

The Pat Forbes Scholarship was established in 2005 by students, colleagues, and friends of Pat Forbes upon his retirement as principal and former teacher and coach at St. Mary’s-Colgan High School. This scholarship opportunity provides scholarships to encourage and support postsecondary education at an accredited postsecondary educational institution.

Basic Eligibility

  • High school: Applicants must be graduating seniors of St. Mary’s Colgan High School.
  • GPA: Applicants must have earned at least a cumulative 3.5 GPA.
  • ACT score: Applicants must have scored at least a 25 on the ACT.
  • Exclusion: The class valedictorian is not eligible for this scholarship.
  • Deadline: Applications must be received no later than March 31.

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Get Busy Livin' Scholarship

The Dylan Meier Get Busy Livin' Foundation was established in 2011 to provide support for individuals or groups that embody the values that Dylan pursued: adventure, fitness, curiosity, generosity and a daily zest for life. Scholarships will be awarded to high school graduating seniors attending Pittsburg, St. Mary’s Colgan, Frontenac, Girard, Northeast, or Southeast high schools that have shown through their actions excellence in academics, school and community involvement, athletics, or the arts, and a general desire to create self character and leadership.

In addition to receiving a GBL Scholarship, some recipients may be selected to be the GBL Volunteer Abroad representatives to travel internationally during the summer following graduation. Circumstances permitting, the individuals will participate in the Cross Cultural Solutions High School Volunteer Abroad Program.

Basic Eligibility

  • High school: Applicants must be a graduating high school senior currently attending Frontenac, Girard, Northeast, Pittsburg, St. Mary's Colgan or Southeast.
  • Enrollment status: Applicant will be required to carry a minimum of 12 hours each semester in an academic program.
  • GPA: The student must maintain a 2.5 cumulative GPA.
  • Deadline: Applications must be received no later than March 15.

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Stacy Goedeke Memorial Scholarship

Stacy Goedeke was raised on a small farm in southeast Kansas. When she was not in school, she participated in various 4-H activities. In 2008 she graduated from Kansas State University with a degree in Milling Science. The value of hard work that Stacy learned on the farm was evident in the way she approached her career. Stacy wanted to be the best she could be no matter what challenge was in her path. She worked tirelessly toward that goal until her unexpected death in 2017 at the age of 31.

During her life, Stacy always felt that the objective criteria used by most scholarships caused students with non-classroom skills to be overlooked. She believed that students should be rewarded for investing time not only in school, but also for engaging in and improving their world through community outreach programs such as church and 4-H. Objective standards also ignore students who are committed to earning their college degrees despite enduring adversities not generally faced by college students, such as the death of a close relative, medical or mental illness, or substantial economic hardship.

This scholarship was created to honor the memory of Stacy Goedeke.

Basic Eligibility

  • High school: Applicants must be a graduate of a Kansas high school.
  • Enrollment status: Applicants must be currently enrolled full-time or part-time at Kansas State University with a declared major of Milling Science.
  • Priority considerations: Preference may be given to students satisfying additional criteria. Please review the scholarship application for more details.
  • Deadline: Applications must be postmarked, delivered electronically, or hand delivered no later than March 31.

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Haberbosch Family Scholarship

Several members of the Haberbosch family lived and grew up in Moran, KS and graduated from Marmaton Valley High School (MVHS). It was the wish of Audrey Haberbosch Ellmer, 1948 graduate of MVHS, to establish a scholarship to carry on the family name. The Haberbosch Family Scholarship shall be awarded to two graduating seniors of Marmaton Valley High School in Moran, KS.

Basic Eligibility

  • High school: Applicants must be graduating seniors at Marmaton Valley High School in Moran, Kansas.
  • GPA: Recipients are required to have earned a 3.5 GPA at the time of application. In addition, a successful applicant must earn at least a 3.0 cumulative grade point average for the first semester of college study to receive funds for the second semester.
  • Enrollment status: Applicants must show acceptance into a university or community college program at the time of application.
  • Deadline: Applications must be postmarked, delivered electronically, or hand delivered no later than March 31.

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Bill House Hereford Foundation Scholarship

Mr. Swain William (Bill) House had a passion for agriculture and the cattle industry and wanted young people to have an opportunity to earn a career in agriculture. His legacy will continue through the Bill House Hereford Foundation Scholarship Fund, established to support students pursing an agricultural-related degree.

Basic Eligibility

  • Major: Applicants must be majoring in an agricultural field of study, such as agribusiness, agricultural economics, agricultural education, animal sciences, conservation, feed science, veterinary medicine, or another similar major.
  • GPA: Recipients are required to have earned a 2.5 or higher GPA at the time of application and for the first semester of college study to receive funds for the second semester.
  • Regional preference: Preference will be given to applicants in the following order of priority: (1) graduating seniors from Cowley or Chautauqua County; (2) residents of Kansas or Oklahoma; (3) students attending a Kansas or Oklahoma college, university, or vocational school.
  • Deadline: Applications must be postmarked, delivered electronically, or hand delivered no later than March 15.

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Gabriel John Ison Memorial Scholarship

As alumni of St. Mary’s Colgan Catholic Schools (SMC) and Pittsburg High School (PHS), Gabriel’s family has established a scholarship in his memory to support graduating St. Mary’s Colgan and Pittsburg High School seniors pursuing higher education with a specific interest in studying Business or Education. The Gabriel John Ison Memorial Scholarship will award one $1,000 scholarship to a SMC graduating senior and one $1,000 scholarship to a PHS graduating senior.

Basic Eligibility

  • High school: Applicants must be a graduating senior from St. Mary’s Colgan High School or Pittsburg High School with an interest in Business or Education.
  • GPA: Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or above.
  • Enrollment status: Recipients are required to be enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester in an academic program.
  • Activities: Applicants will be required to show involvement in activities.
  • Financial need: Financial need may be taken into consideration.
  • Deadline: Applications must be received by the Community Foundation no later than March 31.

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Tyler Jeck Scholarship

The Tyler R. Jeck Scholarship was established in 2012 to continue Tyler’s dream of helping others. Tyler, a well-respected and much-loved member of the class of 2010, attended St. Mary’s Colgan from Kindergarten through graduation.

This scholarship recognizes St. Mary's Colgan students who have maintained a 3.0 GPA, been involved in at least one school co-curricular activity each semester for two years, and reflect the shared values with Tyler of friendship, acceptance of others, faithfulness, academic drive, and responsibility toward one’s family, friends, school, church and community.

Basic Eligibility

  • High school: Applicants must be graduating seniors at St. Mary's Colgan High School.
  • GPA: Applicants must have mantained at least a 3.0 GPA.
  • Activities: Applicants must have been involved in at least one school co-curricular activity each semester for two years.
  • Deadline: Applications must be received no later than March 31.

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William F. Lehman American History Scholarship

The William F. Lehman American History Scholarship is awarded to a recent or past Bourbon County High School graduate. The student must be attending or planning to attend an accredited institution of higher learning as a full time student majoring in history with an emphasis in American history.

Basic Eligibility

  • High school: Applicants must be graduates of a high school located in Bourbon County, Kansas.
  • Enrollment status: Recipients will be required to carry a minimum of 12 hours each semester in an academic program.
  • Major: Applicants must be majoring or planning to major in history with an emphasis in American history.
  • GPA: Applicants must have earned at least a cumulative 3.0 GPA in high school, and recipients must maintain at least a 2.5 cumulative grade point average.
  • Deadline: Applications must be postmarked, delivered electronically, or hand delivered no later than March 31.

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Daniel & Jeannette Minnis Oral Health Scholarship

The Dr. Daniel and Mrs. Jeannette Minnis Oral Health Scholarship was established in 2008 in honor of the Minnis’ commitment to improving the health and well being of citizens of southeast Kansas.

Basic Eligibility

  • Enrollment status: Applicants must be third-year students enrolled in the pre-dental program at Pittsburg State University.
  • GPA: The student must maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA.
  • Need: The student must exhibit financial need.
  • Volunteering: The student must be willing to volunteer 10 hours per semester at the Community Health Center of Southeast Kansas Dental Clinic or at Accent Dental Clinic.
  • Deadline: Applications must be postmarked, delivered electronically, or hand delivered no later than March 31.

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Joe & Margarita Sauer Scholarship

The purpose of the Joe & Margarita Sauer scholarship is to provide $1,000 in scholarship(s) to selected Girard High School graduating senior(s) pursuing higher education who have shown excellence in academics, school and community involvement, athletics, or fine art achievements.

Basic Eligibility

  • High school: Applicants must be a graduating senior at Girard High School, Girard, KS.
  • Enrollment status: Recipients are required to be enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester in an academic program. Recipients must provide proof of enrollment prior to release of funds.
  • GPA: Recipients must maintain a 2.5 or higher cumulative grade point average for the first semester of college study to receive funds for the second semester.
  • Deadline: Applications must be postmarked, delivered electronically, or hand delivered no later than March 31.

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Short Fine Arts Scholarship

The Short Fine Arts Scholarship was established in 2007 in memory of Nicholas and John Patrick Short. This scholarship opportunity is designed to encourage young people in their pursuit of artistic excellence at the college level.

  • High school: Applicants must be a graduating senior of Pittsburg High School located in Crawford County, Kansas.
  • Major or minor: Applicants must be planning to major or minor in the arts, art education, or an art-technology field. Examples of qualifying programs include studio art, illustration, vocal or instrumental music, theatre, dance, graphic design, and photography. First preference will be given to students majoring in such a program.
  • Deadline: Applications must be received no later than March 31.

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William J. Sollner Family Scholarship

William “Bill” J. Sollner was a 1943 graduate of Crawford County Community High School. Following training as a naval aviator and time in the naval reserve ready, Bill’s life was filled as a “teacher, journalist, playwright, puppeteer, and gadfly”. Bill returned to Arma in 1991 where he lived until his death in 2017.

The purpose of the William J. Sollner scholarship is to provide Northeast High School students who have talent and initiative but may not have financial resources to pursue a degree. Scholarship funds will be distributed from the William J. Sollner Family Scholarship Fund through the Community Foundation of Southeast Kansas.

Basic Eligibility

  • High school: Applicants must be graduates of Northeast High school USD #246.
  • GPA: Applicants must have earned a GPA of 2.5 or higher in high school. In addition, recipients must maintain at least a 2.0 GPA for the fall semester or will not receive the scholarship the following semester.
  • Enrollment status: Applicants must be enrolled full time in an academic or vocational program in an accredited institution of higher learning. Recipients must provide proof of enrollment prior to release of funds.
  • Deadline: Applications must be postmarked, delivered electronically, or hand delivered no later than March 31.

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Vinylplex, Inc. Scholarship Application

Bill Coleman was a proponent of education and his community. As the former President of Vinylplex, Inc., he established the Vinylplex Scholarship Fund to encourage and support the children of Vinylplex employees and students residing in the Pittsburg area to pursue postsecondary education.

Basic Eligibility

  • Residency: Applicants must be residents of Pittsburg or the surrounding area.
  • GPA: Applicants must have a 2.5 GPA at the time of application.
  • Enrollment status: Applicants must be enrolled or plan to enroll in an accredited postsecondary educational institution at the time of application.
  • Preference: If all applicants are equal based on eligibility criteria, then preference will be given to the children of Vinylplex employees.
  • Deadline: Applications must be postmarked, delivered electronically, or hand delivered no later than March 31.

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Larry & Regina Weaver Scholarship

Larry and Regina, PSU alumni, dedicated their careers to education. Regina retired after a 30 year career as an educator with USD 250, and Larry was a 20-year PSU employee as an application developer. This scholarship seeks applicants who have shown excellence in academics, school and community involvement, and service to others. Preference will be given to those who have demonstrated caring and compassion toward others.

Basic Eligibility

  • High school: Applicants must be graduating seniors from Pittsburg High School or St. Mary's Colgan High School.
  • Enrollment status: Applicants must enroll in a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester in an academic program at Pittsburg State University.
  • GPA: Applicants must have a GPA of 3.2 or above. They must also maintain a GPA of 2.5 or higher during the first semester to receive funds for the second semester.
  • Deadline: Applications must be postmarked, delivered electronically, or hand delivered no later than March 31.

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The Winter 2020 Newsletter Has Arrived!

The winter 2020 Charitable Connection has arrived. Here's what you'll find inside:

  • Our Match Day 2020 results. (Spoiler: It's good news!)
  • A plan that could help Southeast Kansas forever.
  • An introduction to our newest funds.
  • A thank-you to our 2020 Board of Trustees.

We hope you'll check it out!

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