The Lincoln-Lane Foundation Scholarship

Scholarship Description

The Lincoln-Lane Foundation is a private foundation that was founded in 1928 and is dedicated to providing scholarship assistance to residents of Tidewater area of Virginia who have demonstrated academic success and a financial need. Scholarships range from $500 to $3,000 per year and are renewable for three additional years.

The Lincoln-Lane Foundation welcomes applications from any high school or college student who is a resident of the Tidewater area of Virginia and who meets the following guidelines:

US Citizen or Permanent Resident (A copy of Alien Registration Receipt Card: I-151, I-551 or I-551c)
GPA of 3.0 or higher
Financial Need
Applying to, or currently attending, a 4 year college
If you meet these qualifications, we invite you to submit an application.

To request an application, please send a written request to The Lincoln-Lane Foundation at 207 Granby Street, Suite 302, Norfolk VA 23510. Please include your full name and return address in your letter. Requests are accepted between September 1 and October 15.

To complete the application process, we will require -

2 letters of recommendation
a photograph taken within the last twelve months
a letter in your own handwriting outlining your reasons for seeking scholarship assistance.
a copy of parent(s)’ prior year 1040 federal tax return
an official transcript of your scholastic record with SAT/ACT scores
If you file a FAFSA form, a copy of the Student Aid Report (SAR) must be sent

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: Multiple

Min Award: 500

Max Award: 3,000

Deadline: 2022-12-31


Sponsoring Organization The Lincoln-Lane Foundation
207 Granby St., Suite 302
Norfolk, VA 23510

Contact Person:

Phone: (757) 622-2557

Fax: (757) 623-2698