PINC (Poverty Is Not a Choice) Scholarship
March 15, 2024
- Scholarship Description
The PINC Scholarship is for students who are current graduating seniors or graduates of public or private high schools (including home schools) in Lancaster County, Nebraska. Preference will be given to home-schooled students. Applicant must intend to study music or the arts in college. Applicants must demonstrate extreme financial need - only applicants with an EFC (expected family contribution from FAFSA report) under $5,000 will be accepted. Applicants must demonstrate a record of participation in music or the arts. First preference will be given to previous PINC Scholarship recipients who re-apply, meet stated criteria, and have maintained a college GPA of 2.5 or higher.
The Lincoln Community Foundation is a catalyzing force that seeks to create a better future for our community. Improving our city goes beyond making grants that advance charitable activities and helping donors make charitable gifts to support local nonprofit organizations. Generous donors to Lincoln Community Foundation have established more than 90 scholarship funds that benefit students in Nebraska.