We Believe in the Power of Education

So we harness the power of philanthropy to help build the thought-leaders and change-makers of tomorrow.

Supporting Area Students

We’re proud to award more than 150 scholarships to deserving students each year. Whether you’re preparing to graduate from high school, wrapping up a general equivalency diploma, or working toward your undergraduate or graduate degree, the Sioux Falls Area Community Foundation is proud to partner with passionate donors to administer a wide variety of competitive scholarships to help you achieve your educational goals.


The application period for scholarships for the 2022-23 academic year is now closed. Applicants will be notified of committee decisions in May.

Applications for scholarships for the 2023-24 academic year will open in December 2022.

Every Scholarship Has a Story

We're grateful to the donors behind our scholarship funds, which provide life-changing opportunities for area students to pursue their educational dreams.

Meet Our Scholarship Donors