NOAH'S GIFT

Dedicated to bringing joy into the lives of young people



To Apply For a Noah's Gift Grant


All teens age 13-19 are encouraged to apply.

Noah's Gift Grants are awarded to deserving young people so that they may pursue their dream or an extraordinary experience.

Noah's Gift will not fund more than 80% of the costs associated with your extraordinary experience.

You must attach a breakdown of the costs associated, as well as a brochure or flier of your experience.

More information can be found within the Grant Application.



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Photos: Sadler McLendon receives a grant in 2013; Grant committee and winners pose for a photo in 2012; Blake Lowrie receives a grant in 2013

Noah's Gift Grant applications can also be obtained from the Community Foundation of Northwest Mississippi

by calling 662.449.5002.  Grants are awarded yearly at the annual Noah's Gift Memorial 5K Run-Walk-Skate

which takes place in the fall in Hernando, Mississippi.

2016 Grant Winners

Janice DeWitt - Travel to Hawaii for an extreme adventure trip


2015 Grant Winners

Elliot Felner - Attend "Leap Year" adventure in Nepal

Sam Cox - Building a shade structure at Hernando Skate Park

Christopher Meixsell - Attend Air Force Tennis Camp in Colorado

Bethany Bobo - Travel to New York to visit Culinary School


2014 Grant Winners

Austin Wiggins - Play on Traveling Hockey Team

Akil Thomas - Hockey equipment

Catey Cuesta - Play on a Competitive Traveling Hockey Team

Vincent Motzkus - Travel to Washington, D.C. to Visit the Smithsonian and Study American History

Noah's Gift is dedicated to bringing joy into the lives of young people, as Noah brought joy into the lives of so many.

The Fund's mission is to inspire and reward deserving young people with the gift of an extraordinary experience.

2013 Grant Winners

Hannah Redden - Explore the Eco-Diversity of Costa Rica

Blake Lowrie - Restore his 1973 Ford F100 truck

Sadler McLendon - Back-Country Snowboarding in Colorado


2012 Grant Winners

Sherman Kimbo Lovett - Play Hockey for a Jr. A team

Sarah Davis - Create a Modeling Portfolio to build

Self-Esteem; Photographed for Southern Bride

Caroline Morris - Continue her Volunteerism in College

through a Sorority




Deadline to apply is December 30, 2016.  Winner(s) will be announced in late January.