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Scholarship Guidelines

Lucile C. Martin Dream Scholarship (10)

The children of Lucile and Jack Martin, Les, Carol, Dianne, Lanny, Tom and Janet, all grew up in Grand Island and graduated from Grand Island Senior High School. Their parents encouraged and enabled all of them to attend college. The Martin children have created this multi-year scholarship in honor of their mother Lucile C. Martin who volunteered for many decades in support of teenagers in need. The scholarship award is up to a total of $5,000 or 95% of tuition and books/supplies (whichever is less) for students who are pursuing a certificate, diploma, or associates degree in a trade program. Up to 10 awards will be made annually.

Amount and Terms

  • Actual dollar scholarship, up to 95% not to exceed $5,000 total during the term

Number of Scholarships

  • Up to 10


  • Must be a graduate of Grand Island Senior High and attended G.I. for at least one year
  • Must have applied and be accepted to an accredited technical school or community college
  • Must have a 2.0 grade point average or above
  • Must be pursuing a certificate, diploma or Associates Degree one of the following majors: Information Technology, Manufacturing, Automotive, Construction, Welding, Health Occupations – including Nursing and others, Business

Students who meet one or more of the following criteria will be considered

  1. Minority
  2. Financial Need
  3. English Learner (EL) or English is not the primary language spoken in student's home.
  4. Migrant worker
  5. Teen Parent


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