Spirit of Free Enterprise in Honor of Larry Ferguson Scholarship


Applicants must be a graduating senior from a Brown County High School who will attend an accredited two-year or four-year college or university.  Must have demonstrated participation as a Boy Scout and achieved Eagle Scout status, and/or be a FFA member who has received a FFA Chapter or State FFA award.

Award Criteria

Scholarship awarded based on evaluation of essay, extra-curricular activities with an emphasis on non-sports related activities, and community service.


Typically $1,250 for one year.


March 15


It is Community Foundation policy that all portions of the scholarship process be completed by the student applicant. If we learn that any part of the process is not completed by or the work of the student, the application may be removed from consideration or an awarded scholarship revoked.

Application Procedure

  • Time
    The application process will take 45 minutes to 1 hour to complete.  The system times out so  SAVE  your work often!
  • Documents
    Here is a list of documents you should have saved as named pdfs for easy uploading:

To Apply