Student Scholarships

Generous donors to the Lexington Community Foundation have established more than $850,000 in scholarship funds that benefit students in Lexington, Nebraska and Dawson County. 

See a list of 2020 scholarship awardees HERE.


The scholarship application period for 2021/ 2022 is now OPEN    

Students must create an account on Blackbaud Award Management (no paper applications).

To start the application process go to Blackbaud Award Management by clicking HERE:

The deadline for the 2020-21 application season is March 1, 2021.

Information provided will automatically match you to the scholarship programs for which you are qualified. You will find the scholarships you are matched with under the My Applications tab along the top of the page. Scroll down to the Current heading.

Other scholarships that require additional information will also be listed. These can be found under the Opportunities tab along the top of the page. Select Recommended to find these scholarships. Once the information is provided, the student will be eligible for consideration.

For questions about Lexington Community Foundation's scholarships, please contact our Scholarship Committee by emailing or call us at the Foundation office 308-324-6704.