Lincoln College

Financial Aid

Endowed Scholarships

The following endowments were established with a minimum donation of $10,000 to the Lincoln College Scholarship fund. To determine if you are eligible for one of these General Endowed Scholarships, please call Gretchen Bree in the Office of Admissions at (800) 569-0556.

Edna Bevan Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,000
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: None
Eligible Expenses: N/A

Carl Crowder Scholarship

Award: $1,000
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: None
Eligible Expenses: N/A

Percy R. and Grace M. Council Scholarship

Award: $1,000
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: None
Eligible Expenses: N/A

Carolyn Eberle Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,000
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: None
Eligible Expenses: N/A

Margaret P. Faith Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,000
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: None
Eligible Expenses: N/A

Anna Hayes McCarthy Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,000
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: None
Eligible Expenses: N/A

Maxene Baker Michl Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,000
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: None
Eligible Expenses: N/A

Maynard & Elizabeth Eberle Small Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,000
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: None
Eligible Expenses: N/A

Albert & Ruth Kapik Scholarship

Award: $1,000
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: From Lincoln and/or Logan County
Eligible Expenses: Tuition

Mary Irish Alvey Scholarship

Award: $500
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: None
Eligible Expenses: N/A

Elvira Hoepfner Fleming Scholarship

Award: $500
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: None
Eligible Expenses: N/A

Dr. John Shute Scholarship

Award: $500
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: None
Eligible Expenses: N/A

John G. Smerek Scholarship

Award: $500
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: None
Eligible Expenses: N/A

Dwight Zimmerman Memorial Scholarship

Award: $500
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: None
Eligible Expenses: N/A

William A. & Katherine A. Komnick & Marjorie Komnick Smith Scholarship

Award: $500
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: Applicant must have financial need. FAFSA completion is required.
Additional Criteria: None
Eligible Expenses: N/A

Anna and Bernard Behrends Scholarship

Award: To Be Determined
Available Awards: Multiple
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: Must be a graduate of a Logan County high school or high school contiguous to Logan County.
Eligible Expenses: N/A

Logan County Voiture #985 of the Forty & Eight Scholarship

Award: To Be Determined
Available Awards: Multiple
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: Applicant must have financial need. FAFSA completion is required.
Additional Criteria: Logan County student pursuing the pre-nursing degree.
Eligible Expenses: Tuition and Education-related expenses, e.g. books, supplies, etc.

Marguarite and Paul Berger Memorial

Award: To Be Determined
Available Awards: Multiple
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: None
Eligible Expenses: N/A

Edward R. Madigan Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,500
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Upper 25% of high school class or 3.25 GPA in the first year at Lincoln College
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: Public Service Course of Study — a personal interview is required.
Eligible Expenses: N/A

Arthur and Amanda Bree Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,000
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: None
Eligible Expenses: N/A

Dr. Jack Means Memorial Scholarship

Award: $500
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: Applicant must have financial need. FAFSA completion is required.
Additional Criteria: Must be a graduate of Illini Central High School
Eligible Expenses: N/A

Mr. & Mrs. Edward Buehler Memorial

Award: $500
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: Applicant must have financial need. FAFSA completion is required.
Additional Criteria: Freshman
Eligible Expenses: N/A

Frances Lane Moriearty Memorial Scholarship

Award: $500
Available Awards: 2 – one male and one female
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: Applicant must have financial need. FAFSA completion is required.
Additional Criteria: Ethnic minority and returning sophomore
Eligible Expenses: Tuition

Robert D. Edwards Family Scholarship

Award: $1,000
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: Business Major
Eligible Expenses: N/A

Ralph G. Newman Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,000
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: Studying history with interest in LC Heritage Museum
Eligible Expenses: N/A

Warren W. Gallagher Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,500
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: Rural Background
Eligible Expenses: N/A

Lowell & Juanita Quisenberry Memorial

Award: $500
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: Student from Central Illinois
Eligible Expenses: N/A

J. Richard Gehlbach Memorial Scholarship

Award: To Be Determined
Available Awards: Multiple
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: None
Eligible Expenses: N/A

Mr. & Mrs. Walter Spatz Scholarship

Award: $1,000
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: Freshman female from Logan County
Eligible Expenses: N/A

Hartsburg State Bank Scholarship

Award: $500
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: Applicant must have financial need. FAFSA completion is required.
Additional Criteria: Logan County student with preference given to Hartsburg/Emden graduates.
Eligible Expenses: Tuition

Robert E. & Rosemary Graham Steinfort

Award: $1,000
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: A High School GPA of at least 3.0 and an average Lincoln College GPA of 3.0.
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: Preference given to students from Mt. Pulaski area.
Eligible Expenses: N/A

James T. Hickey Scholarship

Award: $1,000
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: Student should be from Logan County.
Eligible Expenses: N/A

Herbert A. Vance Scholarship

Award: $2,500
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: Preference given to children of employees of Vance Publishing Co., Inc.
Eligible Expenses: N/A

Corrine Houston Memorial Scholarship

Award: To Be Determined
Available Awards: Multiple
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: From Logan County and surrounding area.
Eligible Expenses: N/A