McPherson County Community Foundation accepting scholarship applications


The McPherson County Community Foundation is currently accepting applications for the following scholarships. Deadline for application is July 10 and funds are to be used for the 2020-2021 school year. 

The Wallace RN Nursing Scholarship application is open to graduates of Harvey, Marion, McPherson, Reno, Rice or Saline County pursuing Registered Nurse (RN) certification. To be eligible, applicants must be registered in the second year of an associates degree nursing program or third year bachelor of science nursing program and should be taking no fewer than six credit hours per semester. Consideration will also be given to applicants involved in student nursing organizations and/or community health activities. Up to one $1,000 scholarship will be awarded.

The Billings Family Scholarship Application is open to women students, age 20 and older, currently living in McPherson County seeking to attend a training school, college, or university to learn a new skill or trade in order to have a new start and direction in life. Up to three $1000 scholarships will be awarded.

The Chinberg-Eberle Memorial Nursing Scholarship is open to members, and friends of members, of the First Christian Church of McPherson or Galva who are pursuing an education in the nursing profession, including but not limited to: CNA, CMA, RN, LPN, Associate’s Degree or Bachelor’s Degree. The amount of the scholarship is determined by the number of years you have applied for and received the scholarship previously.

Persons interested in applying may do so by through our website at (Hover over “applications and programs” and click on “educational scholarships” and follow the link on that page.)

Further information regarding these scholarships can be found on our website at