Lincoln's Legacy Award
|Source:||Lincoln National Corporation|
|Program:||Lincoln's Legacy Award|
|Eligibility:||To be eligible, each nonprofit must be recognized as a U.S. 501(c)(3) public charity based in the U.S. and have annual operating expenses of a minimum of $750,000 and must meet other eligibility requirements found in the fullÂ Program Rules.|
he Lincoln's Legacy Award is a $50,000 award presented each year
through 2015 to recognize and invest in nonprofit organizations
whose principles and programs advance Abraham Lincoln's legacy of
freedom and opportunity through education. Brigade Boys & Girls
Club of Wilmington, N.C. won our first-ever award last year.
To ensure that our young people are prepared for the opportunities available to them, we are seeking nonprofits whose programs impact increased high school graduation rates and college preparedness through mentoring, tutoring, technology training, and college readiness programs.