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

Scholarship Funds
Lincoln High School Alumni Association Scholarship Fund
Wilson-Langley Fund for Luray*
* The Wilson-Langley Fund is technically a field of interest fund, however, it does accept applications for student scholarships.  For more information about this fund, click here.

Recent News

Community foundation awards over $33,000 in fall grants

SYLVAN GROVE, Kan.— During its fall grant cycle, the Post Rock Community Foundation awarded over $33,000 to eight projects throughout Lincoln County and those served by USD 298 and USD 299. The following organizations received funding: Lincoln Art Center, $9,190 for installation and supplies for a new floor for the Lincoln Art Center.American Legion #359, $8,093 for installation and supplies for a new floor for the facility.Sylvan Historical Society, $5,000 to provide materials and labor to complete Phase 3 of the Sylvan Grove Union Pacific Railroad Depot renovation.Lincoln County Emergency Management, $4,583 for the completion of installation of the storm siren for Hunter.USD 299, $2,704 to purchase Legos and Lego[...]

Deadline Nearing for IRA Charitable Contributions

If you are 70½ years old or older, you can make an impact on your favorite charity by making a gift from your IRA to a fund at the community foundation. This is an easy and effective way to make a gift that helps satisfy your required minimum distribution, while also reducing your taxable income. Who can take advantage of the IRA charitable rollover provision?If you have an IRA and are 70½ or older, you and your spouse (each) can take a tax-free charitable distribution from your IRA. Who can receive the gift? The IRA must be gifted directly to[...]