Consideration for the Emerson Memorial Scholarship may be given only to a Lexington High School graduate who has completed at least two years of college, has an accumulative collegiate GPA of 2.5 or higher, and has participated in fine arts activities, extra-curricular or community activities. The recipient must also demonstrate financial need. Applicants must be incoming college juniors, seniors or graduate students.
Lexington Community Foundation is a public charity and 501(c)3 that focuses on supporting the Lexington and surrounding areas by facilitating and pooling donations to address community needs and support local nonprofits. The foundation is funded by donations from individuals, families, and businesses. The Lexington Community Foundation's mission is to inspire generosity to strengthen our community. Our vision is to have a community where all people thrive.