In his 24 years of life, John expressed his passion for the outdoors and beauty of Benzie County.
The endowment in his memory was established in 1993, allowing his spirit to live on through grants supporting environmental education in Benzie County communities and preserving his passion for generations to come.
What impression will you make? Let's give it forward, together.
The Community Foundation is home to a variety of unique scholarship opportunities that are geared toward a broad range of students.
For more information on any of our scholarships, including criteria, application details and deadlines, contact Gina Thornbury, Grantmaking and Program Officer, at 231-935-4066 or by email.
for a complete list of anticipated available scholarships. Please note that the guides are udpated annually and we make every effort to ensure it is complete and accurate; however, the best place to find the most up to date information on scholarships available in a particular year, visit the Scholarship Applications area of our website.