2023 Community Service Scholarship


Every spring, the NAACP, Lincoln Branch grants Community Service Scholarships of varying amounts to Lincoln high school graduating seniors who will attend a post-secondary accredited institution. To be eligible, you must have a grade point average of 2.5 or above and be a current member of the NAACP Youth Council.* Applicants must demonstrate a record of service to members of their local community documented by letters of recommendations. There is no restriction as to the field of study and the scholarship is open to all regardless of race, gender, ethnic origin, or sexual orientation.

*If you would like more information or are interested in joining the NAACP Youth Council, please contact Adviser Mar’Lakuittia Overstreet at LINCOLNBRANCHNAACP@GMAIL.COM.

Please watch this page for more information and the 2023 application.

If you would like to DONATE to the Community Service Scholarship, please click DONATE.

Walk In Legal Clinic Coming Soon!

NAACP Lincoln Branch, ACLU Nebraska, Mount Zion Baptist Church, and the Volunteers Lawyers Project will host a Walk In Legal Clinic on Friday, September 30 from 10:00am-12:00pm at Mount Zion Baptist Church, 3301 N 56th, Lincoln, NE