April 2, 2022

Ed & Kim Kapper, Renaissance, and Spinoso Masters Scholarships Available at the Community Foundation

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is currently accepting online applications for the Ed and Kim Kapper Physical Therapy Scholarship, Renaissance Scholarship, and the Spinoso Masters Scholarship. The […]
March 17, 2022

Evans Memorial Scholarship to Aid Sycamore High School Senior

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is honored to announce the Evans Memorial Scholarship Fund. The scholarship is named in honor of Lowell Evans. It will be awarded annually to […]
March 7, 2022

Virginia Larsen Nursing Scholarship Open for Applications

Full-time students who are residents of DeKalb County seeking a college-level nursing degree are encouraged to apply for the Virginia Larsen Nursing Scholarship. Interested applicants can […]
March 3, 2022

Hicks Family Scholarship Fund Supports Indian Creek Students

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the Hicks Family Scholarship Fund. The Fund is a tribute to the late James Hicks and honors […]
February 3, 2022

Scholarships Open at the Community Foundation

With just one online application, high school students can apply for all scholarships that they quality for at the DeKalb County Community Foundation.  Thanks to donor […]
January 20, 2022

SHS Values Captured in Sullivan Memorial Scholarship Fund

The DeKalb County Community Foundation and Sycamore Education Foundation are honored to announce the Liam P. Sullivan Memorial Scholarship Fund. The Fund is a tribute to the […]
September 3, 2021

Kapper Scholarship Awarded to Kayla Baum of DeKalb

Congratulations to Kayla Baum, recipient of the very first Ed & Kim Kapper Physical Therapy Scholarship award. The award is made possible through the Ed & […]
August 30, 2021

$162,185 Awarded in Gifts of Education Across DeKalb County

Each year, charitable Funds at the DeKalb County Community Foundation generate scholarship awards ranging from $250-$10,000 for DeKalb County high school graduates. In 2021, scholarship awards combined with […]
August 24, 2021

Olsen Receives 2021 Palmer Family Music Education Scholarship 

Congratulations to Karl Olsen of DeKalb High School, recipient of the 2021 Palmer Family Music Education Scholarship award. The award is made possible each year through […]