Student Scholarships

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

The next application deadline is April 1, 2019

For questions about Lexington Community Foundation’s scholarships, please contact our Scholarship Chairperson by email or contact the foundation office at (308) 324-6704.

Words of Appreciation

"I am deeply honored to have been chosen for this award that pays tribute to the late Pat Ruppe. The bestowment from the Ruppe's and the Lexington Community Foundation is highly analogous of my hometown's importance in my life and its continued impact on my future."

~Quin Roberts


"Thank you so much for selecting me to receive this scholarship. It will help me reach my goal of being a special education teacher and changing little lives. I hope to come back to Lexington and give back to this amazing community."

~Blaike Edeal


"It is people like you who inspire me to pursue the best that I can be."

~Govani Gonzalez


"Your backing of programs at Lexington High School is truly commendable. I am so grateful for your support and generosity towards me and my peers."

~Camille Anderson