Scholarships

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.

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.

Scholarship Matching Tool

Use our interactive search-and-match tool to find scholarships you are eligible for. To begin, follow these steps:

  • Step One: Complete your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).
  • Step Two: Select the appropriate button below to use our search-and-match feature. Enter your EFC (Expected Family Contribution), found on your FAFSA, to find scholarships you qualify for. In some cases, you may be eligible to apply for multiple scholarships. Our system will match your common application to the scholarship(s) you qualify for.

Choose your path

Thank you for your interest in scholarships from the Sioux Falls Area Community Foundation. The application period for scholarships for graduating high school seniors for the 2021-22 academic year has now closed. View our 2021 scholarship recipients.