2021 in review: grants and scholarships

With the end of 2021 fast approaching, we’re looking back to recognize the grants and scholarships awarded this year by the Columbus Area Community Foundation.

Competitive grant awards in 2021

The Community Foundation awarded $20,000 in competitive grants out of the Columbus Operating Fund in 2021. These grants were awarded to the following organizations and projects:

Congratulations to this year’s grant recipients! We can’t wait to see the finished projects!

If your eligible organization wants to apply for a Columbus Area Community Foundation grant, please complete the grant application [PDF] linked from our Grants page.

Scholarship awards in 2021

During 2021, eight scholarship funds awarded more than $10,000 total to help fund local students’ post-secondary education. Congratulations to all our scholarship recipients, and good luck with your studies!

Learn more about scholarship funds at the Columbus Area Community Foundation.