Newt and Callista Gingrich
Newt and Callista Gingrich
The Gingrich Foundation has made a gift of $25,000 to establish the Newt L. and Callista L. Gingrich Scholarship at Luther College.

The Gingrich Foundation endowment gift will provide annual scholarships for instrumental music majors studying piano, organ or wind instruments. Students will use the scholarship funds to pay for individual music


“This gift will provide students with instrumental music study opportunities that will help them reach their goals in music performance and education,” said Luther President Richard Torgerson.

“Luther College is grateful to the Gingrich Foundation and to Newt and Callista Gingrich for their generous scholarship support.”

“The Gingrich Foundation is pleased to have the opportunity to participate in the scholarship program at Luther College,” Callista Gingrich said.

“We are excited to provide instrumental music lessons to talented students in need of assistance.”

The Gingrichs' gift to Luther College reflects their commitment and support of higher education and the arts. The Gingrich Foundation is a domestic non-profit corporation founded by Callista and Newt Gingrich

to support charitable purposes.

Callista (Bisek) Gingrich is a graduate of Luther College and the Chief Clerk of the House Committee on Agriculture in Washington, D.C. Newt Gingrich, former U.S. Congressman and Speaker of the House of Representatives, is

Chairman of the Gingrich Group and founder of the Center for Health Transformation in Washington, D.C. and Atlanta, Ga.