Lincoln College

Financial Aid

General Scholarships

To determine if you are eligible for one of these General Annual Scholarships, please call the Financial Aid Office at (217) 735-7231.

J.M. Abbott & Associates 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

Commerce Bank 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

Lincoln Rotary Club 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

Town & Country Bank

Award: $1,000
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: Must be a part of the ACES Program in partnership with the University of Illinois with preference given to a student from Adams, Logan, Mason, or Sangamon counties.
Eligible Expenses: N/A

State Bank 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

Martin Luther King, Jr. Minority Scholarship

Award: $1,000
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: Applicant must have financial need. FAFSA completion is required.
Additional Criteria: Ethnic Minority graduate of a Logan County High School
Eligible Expenses: N/A

R.W. Garrett Insurance Agency Scholarship

Award: $1,000
Available Awards: 2
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: None
Eligible Expenses: Tuition

H. Safford & Betty Peacock 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

Puritan Springs Water Scholarship

Award: $1,000
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: Will be considered only if candidates are equally qualified.
Additional Criteria: Logan County or counties that border Logan County.
Eligible Expenses: Tuition

Ruth Lee Gee Scholarship

Award: $1,000
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: Applicant must have financial need. FAFSA completion is required.
Additional Criteria: Preference given to a Logan County rural community student. Single parent or child of a single parent.
Eligible Expenses: N/A

Heartland Bank Community Enhancement Scholarship

Award: $1,000
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: Applicant must have financial need. FAFSA completion is required.
Additional Criteria: Preference given to a resident of Bureau, Champaign, Cook, DeKalb, Dewitt, DuPage, Ford, Grundy, Kane, Kendall, LaSalle, McHenry, McLean, Marshall, Peoria, Putnam, Tazewell, Will, or Woodford, Counties in Illinois and study business, finance, education, nursing, or technology.

Quentin &Mary Sparks Environmental Science Scholarship

Award: $1,000
Available Awards: 1
Academic Standing: Minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA
Financial Need Requirement: None
Additional Criteria: student with a demonstrated interest in an Environmental science. Preference given to graduates of Hartsburg/Emden High School involved in agriculture or graduates of the Pana High School involved Insectariums. Recipient will be required to participate in activities at Creekside Outdoor Center for Environmental Sciences.
Eligible Expenses: N/A