To apply for the William Ray Judah Scholarship, applicants must be a current graduating senior or former graduate of Norris High School in Firth who possesses the ability to do post-secondary work in a satisfactory manner. It is preferred that the applicant attend a 2- or 4-year college or university located in Nebraska. The applicant must demonstrate financial need. Recipients of this scholarship may continue receiving funding in subsequent years (up to 4 consecutive years), if academic progress is satisfactory and financial need is demonstrated.
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.