Abraham Lincoln High School – together with the ALHS Alumni Foundation, the Build Lincoln Higher (BLH) Booster Club and the Greater Des Moines community – are proud to offer over fifty scholarships to our graduating seniors of the Class of 2020. Scholarships are an important asset for graduating seniors as they look to further their academic careers.

Contact your counselor with any questions regarding scholarships for the graduating class of 2020. Please check back often as scholarships will continue to be added as they become available.

For the most up-to-date listing of local area scholarships, check out the Scholarship Bulletin below. This bulletin will be updated regularly as new scholarship opportunities become available.


Click the following link to access our latest edition of the LHS Scholarship Bulletin for the class of 2020!

Click the following link for scholarships opportunities through the DMPS Counseling page.



The Abraham Lincoln High School Alumni Foundation offers scholarships each year to graduating seniors. The scholarships are worth various amounts ranging from $500 to $5000. Please visit the ALHS Alumni Foundation – Dollars for Scholars website for more information about these scholarships. A listing of 2020 scholarship opportunities offered through the ALHS Alumni Foundation can be found under the “About Us” tab. Students should click on the “Students and Parents” tab to begin the application process. The deadline to apply for an ALHS Alumni Foundation Scholarship is 11:59 PM on March 30, 2020.


The BLH Booster Club is proud to offer the BLH Bevington Scholarship. An endowment has been establish in the memory of Erna Bevington, longtime foreign language department head as well as journalism and drama teacher. Multiple scholarships – each worth a minimum of $1000 – will be awarded annually. To be eligible to receive a BLH Bevington Scholarship, applicant must be an ALHS senior graduating with the Class of 2020; be related to a member of BLH (Note: Member must have joined BLH prior to January 31, 2020); have a minimum GPA of 2.50; and have applied and been accepted to a post-secondary institution. The deadline to apply for a BLH Bevington Scholarship is 11:59 PM on March 30, 2020.


Click here for more information about the 2020 BLH and LHS Foundation Scholarships

Click here to apply for Alumni Foundation & BLH Bevington Scholarships beginning November 1, 2019


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