Mt. Pleasant Area Community Foundation

For good. For ever.

Our mission is to enhance the quality of life for all citizens of Isabella County, now and for generations to come, by holding and attracting permanent endowed funds from a wide range of donors, addressing needs through grant making and providing leadership on key community issues.

Denison Family Scholarship Fund

The Denison Family Scholarship Fund awards a scholarship to a graduating senior from Mt. Pleasant High School in recognition of the excellent education provided to graduates Olga Jones Denison (1935), Spencer Thomas Denison (1962), Diane Christina Denison (1965) and Daniel Roland Denison (1969).

Rollie & Olga were children of the Depression and appreciated the opportunity that Mt. Pleasant gave them. They felt it was important to support the community that had given them so much.

Scholarship Eligibility Criteria:

  • Applicant will be a graduating senior from Mt. Pleasant High School.
  • Demonstrate academic ability with a minimum 3.25 GPA.
  • Demonstrate positive attitude toward school and community.
  • Financial need shall be a factor in the selection process. (Please devote one paragraph of your essay to stating your case for financial need.)

2017 Scholarship Award: $1,500

Application Deadline: March 3, 2017