Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to the 2019 Berrien Community Foundation Scholarship Recipients!

Berrien Community Foundation is pleased to be able to offer scholarship
opportunities throughout Berrien County and beyond! BCF has provided
more than $2.3 million in scholarships
and that amount continues to grow!
Also check out our Scholarship Application Tips page by clicking here.

Recipients of the 2020 BCF Scholarships will be notified by the end of May.


All God's Children Community Choir Scholarship

Artemisia J - Berrien Springs

Shania F - Lakeshore



Arlene B. Porritt Memorial Scholarship for Curious Kids

Brooke O - St. Joe




Edna Bender Memorial Scholarship

Emily J - Berrien Springs


Bryce Boothby Memorial Scholarship

Christopher Scott - Benton Harbor


Jeffrey Evan Demko Scholarship

Kaitlin E - Bridgman


Drews Scholar


Cooper C - Lakeshore


Dunn Family Scholarship

Ann-Marie K - Lake Michigan College

Kathleen R - Western Michigan University


 Felland Scholarship


Doreen S - Lake Michigan College

Stephanie S - Lake Michigan College


Heart of Cook Foundation Scholarship

Andrew T - Bridgman

Cooper C - Lakeshore

Kaleb D - Lakeshore

Joseph T - New Buffalo

Aashish H - St. Joe

Ketaki Gaikwad - St. Joe


David A. Hicks Scholarship for the Arts


Megan Y - St. Joe


John and Dede Howard Instrumental Music Scholarship

Jared J - Western Michigan University


Insurance Management Service Scholarship


Keshunn A - Benton Harbor


Jameson Matthew Gargano Memorial Scholarship

Sadie C - Lakeshore


Leonard and Marion Krall Family Scholarship


Payton P - Watervliet


Lora Wile Miller Memorial Scholarship

Lauren C - Lakeshore

Justin S - Lakeshore


Carol A. Oehlhaffen Lake Michigan Catholic Scholarship


Adriana N - Lake Michigan Catholic



Cora B. Parkhurst Memorial Scholarship

Artemisia J - Berrien Springs


Ronald H. Miller Journalism Scholarship


Maxwell H - St. Joe


Sondra J. Kaminski Memorial Scholarship

Cailey R - St. Joe

Terrence Joseph Mulvihill Scholarship


Libby P - New Buffalo

Joseph T - New Buffalo


Trefz Family Scholarship

Noah H - St. Joe

Christopher S - Benton Harbor


Frederick S. Upton Foundation Opportunity Scholarship

Quincy S - Benton Harbor

Kathleen R - Western Michigan University

Lauren C - Lakeshore

Hannah S - Lakeshore

Jacob L - River Valley

Lauren H - St. Joe

Jack M - St. Joe

Vera T - St. Joe


Arthur and Bonna Vanderlyn Scholarship

Janell P - Hartford

Amalia P - Hartford


Rodney Weir Coloma Marching Band Scholarship


Eric G - Western Michigan University


Welch Family Scholarship

Quincy S - Benton Harbor

Lauren C - Lakeshore


Carol A. Oehlhaffen Youth in Philanthropy Scholarship

Lauren S - Lakeshore

Artemisia J - Berrien Springs



SWMI Human Trafficking Task Force Awareness Scholarship

Andriana E - Lake Michigan Catholic




Stoub Family Scholarship for Working Students

Max L - Lakeshore





F.A. Mason Penwell Nursing Scholarship

Whitney O - Lake Michigan College

Emmeline S - Lake Michigan College