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 attracting and holding permanent endowed funds from a wide range of donors, addressing needs through grant making and providing leadership on key community issues.

Arnold and Margaret Sowmick Memorial Scholarship Fund

The Arnold and Margaret Sowmick Memorial Scholarship Fund was established to benefit the education and development of Native American youth and other youth of the community who are emulating the leadership skills associated with Arnold and Margaret Sowmick.

Scholarship Eligibility Criteria:

  • Student shall be a graduating senior from an Isabella County High School

  • Student will enroll and attend a higher education institution (including technical or vocational school)

  • Have maintained a 2.0 minimum grade point average


  • Identify as Native American

2019 Scholarship Award: $500

Application Deadline: March 8, 2019