Walt Minnick and A.K. Lienhart-Minnick established a scholarship to be awarded annually to academically gifted high school seniors from the state of Idaho. Scholarship recipients must have demonstrated a proven record of superior academic performance in high school, an outstanding record of school or other pre-college leadership and clear potential for success in the rigorous intellectual campus environment of The College of Idaho. A combination of ACT, SAT or equivalent aptitude scores and high school grades must place the applicant in the top 5 percent of The College of Idaho applicant pool during the year the scholarship is awarded. Applications for the Lienhart-Minnick Scholarship are due February 15.