Mat-Su Schools Foundation
         Building a foundation for education...


The Matanuska Susitna Schools Foundation supports excellence in the Matanuska Susitna School District by providing supplemental funding for education. Children are our future. Therefore, investments in improving educational opportunities for kids are investments in our community and society as a whole.

The Matanuska-Susitna Schools Foundation is a nonprofit, tax-exempt corporation organized to support the educational needs of our school district. Contributions are exempt from Federal income tax under section 501(c)(3) and deductible under section 170 of the Code.

2019 Scholarships

The 2019 First Student Scholarships, MSBSD School Board Scholarships,the Dr. George W. Brown Memorial Scholarship and the Mike Simmons Memorial Scholarships deadlines have passed. Applicants awarded scholarships will be announced shortly.

Alaska Kids on the Run

In order to create an ongoing source of funds for the Dr. George W. Brown Memorial Scholarship, the Mat-Su Schools Foundation sponsors a fun run each year.  The second annual Alaska Kids on the Run Fun Run for Kids of All Ages will take place on May 19, 2019 at the Janecek Trails at Palmer High School. Mark your calendar. Donate to the Dr. George W. Brown Scholarship.

Mat-Su Imagination Library
Read more about the Imagination Library
mailing free books to Mat-Su Valley children under 5. Registration forms are available for all Mat-Su Borough residents at neighborhood schools and local libraries. Or register online.

Sponsor a child
 ($30 for 1 year, $150 for child's first 5 years of life.)