Bright Minds Big Dreams

Al and Cathy AnnexstadThe Annexstad Family Foundation, established in 2000, was founded by Al and Cathy Annexstad and their family. Since its inception, the Foundation has helped hundreds of young people achieve their dream of earning a college degree.

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16 Years of Changing Lives

For 16 years futures have been altered for the better, and aspiring leaders have been given the tools they will need to lead the coming generations – one education at a time.

Scholarships at a Glance

501 Scholarships awarded to date
197 Returning Scholars
93 New Scholars in 2015
125 Graduates to date
58 Participating colleges and universities

Rev. John J. Jenkins C.S.C., President University of Notre Dame“By offering scholarships for post-secondary education, the Annexstad Family Foundation provides hope and confidence to deserving students. At the University of Notre Dame, we are proud to be affiliated with an organization that shares our commitment to being a source for good, particularly to educating our world’s future leaders.”

Rev. John J. Jenkins C.S.C.,
President University of Notre Dame