Vina L. Small Annual Scholarship Program

The Vina Lee Small Scholarship Program, named after the senior board member of Serving Children and Reaching Families, and owners’ mother, will award two college scholarships to two high school seniors—worth a total of $5,000 each. Now accepting applications until  Sunday, March 31, 2024.

Who we are?

Serving Children and Reaching Families...

Serving Children and Reaching Families, LLC (SCARF) is a comprehensive mental health, substance abuse and parenting provider.  This scholarship is named after SCARF’s senior board member and mother of SCARF’s owners Vina L. Small.  

General Information

The deadline will not be extended past this date.


11:59 pm on Tuesday, March 31, 2024

Two (2) Essay Questions

each essay must be 150 words or less


Letter of Reference, must be emailed to on or before the deadline

Winners Notification

Winners will be selected and notified by May 31, 2024

Inspirational Quote

“A good head and good heart are always a formidable combination. But when you add to that a literate tongue or pen, then you have something very special.” ― Nelson Mandela