To apply for the Robert W. & Shirley T. Hadfield Scholarship, applicants must be a current graduating senior at Norris High School in Firth or at Lincoln High School in Lincoln, planning to attend a qualified two or four-year college or university in Nebraska. The applicant must demonstrate academic achievement while in high school, as well as demonstrate active involvement in school and community activities. Besides completing the application, applicants must also submit their transcript.
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. Applications run from the middle of December until the due date.