Doolittle Memorial Endowment

The Doolittle Memorial Endowment funds the Doolittle Business Scholarship for CHS graduates...



  • Financial need and/or high academic achievement shall not be mandatory criteria for a recipient to be granted a scholarship.
  • Scholarships are limited only to graduates who attended Aberdeen Central High School for at least two years.
  • Scholarships are also limited to sophomore, junior, or senior year expenses of students attending a four year accredited university or college who have demonstrated leadership skills, civic or community involvement, and a sincere concern for others.
  • Although preference is to be given to applicants majoring in Business, other major courses of study may also be considered.

No candidate shall be denied being recipient of a scholarship on the basis of race, creed, sex, religion, national origin, or any other basis which is prohibited by Section 501 (C) (3) of The Internal Revenue Code.

Application Procedure: Applications are available online or at the Aberdeen Public Schools Foundation Office. If you would like an application emailed to you, please contact Gretchen.Sharp@k12.sd.us

Completed applications should be returned to the following address by the application deadline . . .

Doolittle Business Scholarship
Aberdeen Public Schools Foundation

1224 3rd Street South
Aberdeen, SD 57401

As of September June 30, 2019 . . .
The Doolittle Memorial Endowment balance has reached $86,621!

For more information about the Doolittle Endowment, please contact the Foundation Office at 605-725-7118 or Gretchen.Sharp@k12.sd.us.