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 70 scholarships to our graduating seniors of the Class of 2023. Scholarships are an important asset for graduating seniors as they look to further their academic careers.
ALHS Alumni Foundation Dollars for Scholars 2023 Scholarships
The online application for all ALHS Alumni Foundation Dollars for Scholars 2023 Scholarships opens November 1, 2022. This includes the BLH Bevington Scholarships (see below for more information). You have until March 30, 2023 to complete your application.
We have over 70 scholarships available for students who plan to attend colleges, universities and trade schools. The scholarships range in value from $500 to $5,000. Some scholarships are awarded on a one time basis and others are awarded for multiple years. To see a summary of the available scholarships and to apply, go to www.ALHSAlumni.dollarsforscholars.org. The “Students and Parents” tab contains links to PowerPoint presentations designed to assist parents and students in the application process. Once you build your profile online, you are eligible for consideration for many other Dollars for Scholars scholarships.
The BLH Booster Club is proud to offer the BLH Scholarship. An endowment has been established in the memory of Erna Bevington, longtime world 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 2022; be related to a member of BLH (Note: Member must have joined BLH by March 30, 2023– Click HERE to join); have a minimum GPA of 2.50; and have applied and been accepted to a post-secondary institution. To apply for a BLH Bevington Scholarship, complete the ALHS Alumni Dollars for Scholars application by March 30, 2023.
Click the following link to access our latest edition of the Scholarships for the class of 2023!
Click the following link for scholarships opportunities through the DMPS Counseling page .
Contact your counselor with any questions regarding scholarships for the graduating class of 2023. Please check back often as scholarships will continue to be added as they become available.