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Seasonal Staff scholarships

Our named scholarships honor and remember staff that are forever on the trail. Our deepest condolences go out to the families of the loved ones lost and our deepest gratitude goes out to those who help endow each scholarship and continue to keep their memory alive. All of our named scholarship listed here are endowed and will be awarded in perpetuity. Click below to donate to a scholarship endowment today.

The purpose of this scholarship endowment is to honor Coralie’s memory and her love for adventure, the outdoors, and helping others. Intended for a staffer at Philmont Training Center.

This scholarship is intended for a staffer who works in the Philmont Infirmary.

In lieu of flowers, Bonnie’s husband, Dean Tooley, has asked friends and family to support Bonnie’s passion for education by donating in her memory. Intended for any eligible Philmont staffer.

Jim and Judy Delaney were the loving parents of three children, two of which were long time Philmont staff members. Through this gift, their family wishes to evoke their parent’s spirit of giving, while promoting the growth of both the staff member and Philmont. Intended for any eligible Philmont staffer.

She was an adventurous woman and traveled widely—in spite of her humble situation. She was at the grand opening of the Golden Gate Bridge. Intended for any eligible Philmont staffer.

This scholarship was endowed by Denice & Scott Toney, who both worked at Philmont Scout Ranch in the 1990’s. Intended for a Backcountry staff member.

Diane endowed a scholarship in Ned’s honor and memory to help other staff with college tuition. Intended for any eligible Philmont staffer.

Created and financially supported by Robert A. Funk, Philmont friend and owner of the Express UU Bar Ranch, together with others, this scholarship is awarded annually. Intended for Philmont staffer working in horse, cattle, and hunting operations.

Russell Smart has been a Scouting volunteer since 1988 and has served in many roles on a local, regional, and national level. Among his favorite Scouting experiences is the 100 days he spent in the summer of 2008 working at Philmont Scout Ranch as a Commissary Truck Driver. He is a Life Member of the PSA and is passionate about the PSA Scholarship fund. Intended for Philmont staffer who work for STEM or CONS positions.

Park Foundation in Lee Summit, MO started as a result of the C4P (Campaign 4 Philmont) set up by Bruce Davis, a former Ranch Committee member. He has since passed away from cancer and one of his wishes was to endow a scholarship for Philmont Staff in perpetuity through the Park Foundation. Intended for any eligible Philmont staffer.

The purpose of this memoriam is to honor Chuck’s memory, his love of Philmont, and his service to Scouting through the Order of the Arrow. Chuck was very active in Scouting and the Order of the Arrow. Intended for Philmont staffer who works in the Conservation Department or for an OATC staff member.