The Seward Optimist Club provides four $250.00 scholarships to four deserving Seniors who have participated in Optimist Club projects and/or competitions. The awards are given through the Seward Community Scholarship Organization every May at Sr. Awards Night. Winners of the 2022 scholarships were: Matthew Flyr, Nathan Hochstein, Ava King, and Gavin Sukup. Winners of the 2021 scholarships were: Tyler Calway, Ashton Conner, Hannah Kolterman, and Alex Sick.