Welcome to Black Hills Area Community Foundation

Connecting People Who Care to Causes that Matter.

The BHACF provides philanthropic leadership to build community endowments to invest in people and solutions that positively impact the Black Hills area.

The Sarah Stevens Memorial Scholarship is a one year $500.00 scholarship.


The Sarah Stevens Memorial Scholarship

The Rapid City Area Chamber of Commerce has been designated by the donor of the Sarah Stevens Memorial Scholarship to select the scholarship winner. The following criteria are to be followed, if at all possible, by the Chamber of Commerce Committee responsible for selecting scholarship winners. Donor realizes there could be times when meeting all criteria is not possible and would like the scholarship awarded using the spirit and intent of the gift.


1) A female graduating from Steven’s High School, Rapid City, SD
2) Cum Laude grade point average (3.2 or higher)
3) Planning to study in a medical or counseling field