The T. Kevin McNicholas Foundation was established to focus on the education needs of young people, preparing them to enter the workforce with character, ethics and leadership skills.

PLEASE NOTE: As stipulated by IRS regulations and Foundation bylaws, the T. Kevin McNicholas Foundation cannot donate directly to a student. We can donate only to a non-profit organization.  Academic scholarships will be given preference over gala sponsorships or donations, or requests for general classroom needs.

If you are an individual requesting personal scholarship funds, we are unable to consider your request at this time.

Sample types of awards that the Board will consider:

  • Single Year Scholarship – for students with demonstrated need, with a $500 minimum, and $5,000 maximum, granted to the organization requesting funds.  Dedicated to preparing individuals who are entering the workforce, consideration will given to high school, trade school, or college/university applications.  (At this time, no grade-schools.)  This is a one-time, non-recurring award
  • Named Scholarship – for students with demonstrated need, with a $1,000 minimum, and $5,000 maximum, granted to the organization requesting funds.  Consideration given to high school, trade school, or college/university.  Dedicated to preparing individuals who are entering the workforce, consideration will given to high school, trade school, or college/university applications.  (At this time, no grade-schools.)  This is a multiple-year scholarship, not to exceed five (5) years.
  • Sponsorship – for one-time sponsorship of an educational, non-profit, organization’s one-time event or fund-raiser.  Preference will be given to high school, trade school, or college / university applications.
  • Donation – for single donation requests made by an educational, non-profit organization, with unrestricted use policy.  Preference will be given to high school, trade school, or college / university applications.

 

To request a grant, please fill out the form below and we will be in touch with you shortly.

  • (Please note the requirements listed above for each of these donations / scholarships - use a separate application for each donation / scholarship, but check the appropriate box per application.)
  • Please write a few paragraphs about your organization, including your mission, current outreach, financial need, etc. *See scholarship requirements above.