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Lincoln Community Foundation announces Charles E. Jones Scholarship (Nebraska)


The Lincoln Community Foundation is seeking applications for the Charles & Orene Hinds – Odell, Nebraska, High School Scholarships program.

Donor Name: Lincoln Community Foundation

State: Nebraska

City: Lincoln City

Type of Grant: Scholarship

Deadline (mm/dd/yyyy): 03/15/2022

Grant Size: $700


The Charles E. Jones Scholarship was established in 1989.

Funding Information

$700 (1 Award)

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible to apply applicants must be a graduating senior from Lincoln High School in Lincoln, Nebraska who has attended LHS for at least two years and participated in at least one extra-curricular activity during your junior and senior years at LHS. You must rank in the top half of the graduating class and demonstrate evidence of growth in citizenship while at LHS. You must demonstrate financial need to pursue post-secondary education and be accepted for enrollment at an accredited two or four-year institution.

Required with Application

  • High school transcript(s) (copies of transcripts are acceptable),
  • Three (3) references’ e-mail addresses. References will be notified to fill out an online form. References must be teachers, counselors, case workers, clergy, employers, neighbors, etc. (references from family members are not acceptable).
  • The first page of your FAFSA Report.
  • A special essay explaining how Lincoln High offers opportunities unique to Lincoln students. Explain how attendance at Lincoln High School has affected your development. Your essay should be no more than 500 words.

For more information, visit Charles E. Jones Scholarship.

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