NAACP Scholarships

The NAACP Lincoln Branch has three (3) Community Service Scholarships available to Lincoln Public School (LPS) high school seniors. The amount of each scholarship is up to $1,000.

Eligibility:
Any LPS high school 2013 graduating senior (regardless of  race, gender, ethnic origin, or sexual orientation) who will attend a post secondary accredited  institution  in the fall.

Purpose:
To provide scholarships to three (3) deserving LPS high school graduating seniors intending to enter a post secondary accredited institution in the fall of 2013.

Scholarship Criteria:
Applicants must demonstrate a record of service to members of their local community as documented through letters of recommendation. Examples of community service include promoting diversity through organizational work, assisting low-income families, the elderly, veterans, and or the disabled, membership in the Lincoln NAACP Youth Council, etc.

Completed applications must be submitted to the address shown below by April 26, 2013.

        Attn: Scholarship Awards Committee
NAACP Lincoln Branch
P.O. Box 81322
Lincoln, NE  68501-1322

For more info & to download an application, visit www.naacplincolnbranch.org/scholarships.html