Grants Awarded - Education

2019

Black Hills State University
Scholarships to low income youth to attend Camp Invention Summer Camp
$5,000
Black Hills State University Foundation
Scholarships - BH State University Rapid City
$160,000
Camp Thunderbird South Dakota
For students from low income families to attend a college access camp
$4,400
Northern Hills Alliance for Children
General operating funds for education services for young children and families in the Northern Black Hills.
$120,000
Oglala Lakota College
Scholarships - Nursing Program
$120,000
Rapid City Club for Boys
Capital Campaign to improve programming and safety at the Club
$400,000
South Dakota State University Foundation
Scholarships - Rapid City Nursing Program
$320,000
Starting Strong Initiative/Early Childhood Connections
Scholarship program for preschool education for 3 and 4 year olds from low income families in Rapid City as part of our prosperity cradle to career initiative
$1,691,889
University of South Dakota Foundation
Scholarships - Rapid City Nursing Program
$120,000
Western Dakota Technical Institute
  • $682,472 - Student Success Center to provide services and supports to assist high risk students to be successful and graduate
  • $320,000 - Scholarships - LPN/ADN Nursing Programs
  • $200,000 - Scholarships - Other WDT Programs
$1,202,472
Youth and Family Services
General operations for the Girls, Inc. Program and Health Connections
$100,000
2019 Total $4,243,761