Scholarships

In February 2017, the Guild Giving Foundation launched its first annual scholarship program. Now each year, the Foundation will award up to 10 collegiate scholarships, worth $1,500 each, to full-time students from across the country.

Scholarship winners 2020

In its fourth year, the Guild Giving Foundation awarded scholarships to applicants from across the country. Below are the recipients of this year’s scholarship:

Kristen Ahner - recipient 2020

Kristen Ahner

Princeton University

Adrian Fedorko - recipient 2020

Adrian Fedorko

Northeastern University

Phoebe Funai

University of Florida

Madelyn Hall - recipient 2020

Madelyn Hall

St. Mary’s University

Samantha Katz

University of Colorado
Boulder

Kyleigh Layman - recipient 2020

Kyleigh Layman

Oregon State University

Leonard Shearer - recipient 2020

Leonard Shearer

Cornell University

Brandon Staple - recipient 2020

Brandon Staple

University of Colorado
Denver

Alyse Weidman - recipient 2020

Alyse Weidman

Brigham Young
University-Hawaii

Testimonials

The Guild Giving Foundation scholarship has given me the opportunity to focus strictly on my studies and succeed in my classes. Specifically, the scholarship helped pay for all the books and additional tools I need to be successful.
Mackenzie Floyd, Prosper, TX, Baylor University, Finance major, 2017 scholarship recipient
The financial strain of going to college can be very stressful, but the foundation has eased that strain. Because of [Guild Giving], I am able to focus on learning and preparing for my future career, instead of constantly worrying about my financial situation.
Jason Tinney, Sierra Vista, AZ, Cairn University, Secondary History major, 2017 scholarship recipient
I am very grateful for the Guild Giving Foundation’s contribution to my education, and for their help in allowing me to accomplish my dreams and reach my career goals. I cannot wait to see what the future holds!
McKenna Sjoden, Montrose, CO, Clark Honors College, University of Oregon, 2017 scholarship recipient
This scholarship has not only helped me financially, but it has given me support in my endeavors. It has been a privilege and a blessing to be supported by a company that has such a great mission to give back.
Lydia Peplinski, Newberg, OR, George Fox University, Chemistry major, 2017 scholarship recipient