Katharine Roat Stevens funds
Since 2008, the Katharine Roat Stevens Education and Training Fund and the Katharine Roat Stevens Scholarship Fund have been awarded annually. Ms. Stevens was a local entrepreneur, and the funds were created in her memory at the Community Foundation of Greater Flint by the Flint Chamber Foundation (now the Genesee Chamber Foundation) in 1993.
The Katharine Roat Stevens Education and Training Fund supports education and training opportunities for low income women living in Genesee County with entrepreneurial aspirations. The Education and Training Fund award in the amount of up to $1,000 will be used in college, vocational or recognized business-related training.
The Katharine Roat Stevens Scholarship Fund is an annual scholarship awarded to female high school seniors graduating from Genesee County schools who meet specific criteria. The deadline for the Katharine Roat Stevens Scholarship Fund is May 31, 2016.