Education is vital to the growth and future of every community. Because of this, the Saginaw Community Foundation administers a variety of scholarship programs for high school, community college, university and vocational students. Since awarding our first $500 scholarship in 1987, the Saginaw Community Foundation has awarded more than $8 million in scholarships. Learn more about all of our 235+ scholarships by using our scholarship directory. Applications run from November 1 until the due date.
The Sherrill L. Smith Music Scholarship is for music students who have financial need and demonstrate overall involvement in work, school, or community activities. Applicants must: be a resident of Saginaw County; have a 3.0 GPA; demonstrate involvement in music; and be attending a Michigan college or university (either part or full-time). Evaluation criteria include skills/interests, career goals, and overall involvement in work, school or community activities. Dollar amounts for the scholarship will vary.