Rick Smith Memorial Scholarship Fund

This scholarship has been established in honor of Sgt. Richard Thomas “Rick” Smith. Rick grew up in Grand Island and graduated from Grand Island Northwest High School in 1999. He served in the U.S. Marines for four years, and at the time of his death was serving his third year in the U.S. Army. Grand Island Northwest High School graduating seniors are eligible to apply.  Preference given to those pursuing an Automotive or Mechanics or Diesel Technology field of study.