Loxy Burckhard was a dedicated educator and community volunteer who was passionate about treating others with love and kindness.
It is critical that the values of compassion and selflessness are encouraged amongst students so that future generations can make their communities and the world itself a better place.
This scholarship seeks to honor the memory of Loxy Burckhard by supporting students who live out the values of love, kindness, and dedication to their communities.
Any high school senior from Nebraska, Wyoming, or South Dakota who will be pursuing a two or four year degree may apply for this scholarship.
To apply, tell us what “love is kind” means to you, how you live out those values, and how you want to benefit the world through love and kindness.
What does "Love is Kind" mean to you? What have you done in the past that exemplifies these words? Explain how you plan to use love and kindness in the future to make an impact on the world.
The application deadline is Feb 1, 2022. Winners will be announced on Mar 1, 2022.
The scholarship award is $2,000.
The winner will be publicly announced on Mar 1, 2022. Prior to the announcement date, we may contact finalists with additional questions about their application. We will work with donors to review all applications according to the scholarship criteria. Winners will be chosen based on the merit of their application.
We will send the award check to the financial aid office of the winner’s academic institution or future academic institution in their name, and in the name of their institution (depending on the school’s requirements). If the student's academic institution does not have a financial aid office, the student will receive the funding directly.
Before we award the scholarship, the winner will be required to verify their academic enrollment status by providing a copy of their most recent transcript.
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