Scholarship Funds

A Note to Students Regarding COVID-19: 

Dear Students,  Please continue with your application process as normal.  We anticipate working with you and your schools in order to obtain your transcripts, possibly in a different format than usual.  As long as the rest of your application is submitted before the deadline, your application will be considered on time.  If you have any questions, please contact us at salemfoundation@pioneertrustbank.com.  Thank you.

The Salem Foundation offers several scholarship funds. Please read each scholarship’s criteria, requirements, and deadlines carefully.  Thank you.

Current scholarships include (click on name to go to scholarship page):

THE ELIZABETH A HOKE SCHOLARSHIP FUND.   Students attending public or private high schools within Oregon’s Silver Falls School District, the North Santiam 29J School District, and the Mt. Angel School District.  CLOSED for Class of 2021.  Check back in January 2022.

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THE RONALD AND SARA BURR SCHOLARSHIP FUND.  Seniors or graduating students from Stayton High School or Silverton High School planning to attend a four-year college or university for a Bachelor’s Degree in the fields of education or agriculture.  CLOSED for Class of 2021.  Check back in January 2022.

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THE LOIS J ERICKSON SCHOLARSHIP FUND. Graduating students from McNary High School whose parent/guardian is a Salem/Keizer School District teacher who has taught at McNary or a McNary feeder school for at least 5 years or is employed in Police, Fire, or EMT, including support staff.  CLOSED for Class of 2021.  Check back in January 2022.

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THE WILLIAM AND TERRI FROHNMAYER SCHOLARSHIP FOR RETURNING STUDENTS.  In order to apply for this scholarship, you must have previously received a Salem Foundation William and Terri Frohnmayer Scholarship and  be a member of your college golf team who intends to continue playing college golf in the next school year.  CLOSED for 2021.  Check back in January 2022.

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THE JEANEEN GANN SCHOLARSHIP FUND. Graduating female student athletes attending North Salem High School in Salem, Oregon. CLOSED for Class of 2021.  Check back in January 2022.

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THE SENATOR JACKIE WINTERS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FUND.  This scholarship is available for seniors or graduating students currently attending South Salem High School, North Salem High School, or McKay High School in Salem, Oregon who demonstrate, through the application process, that they have met and have overcome some kind of challenging circumstance(s) or obstacle(s) and who will be attending an accredited community college, college, university, technical, trade, or vocational school.  CLOSED for Class of 2021.  Check back in January 2022.