Lawrence County Community Foundation
Open Grant Cycle
2019 Pennington Grants
(Programs and projects impacting disadvantaged elderly and homeless elderly
citizens of Lawrence County.)
Recent Grant History
Lawrence County Community
Robert E. Lee II Memorial Scholarship - DUE APRIL 26th
The Robert E.
Lee II Memorial Scholarship was established in 2001 to honor the memory of a
vital member of the Lawrence County Community. As a local businessman,
County Coroner, volunteer, husband, father, and friend, Robert Lee embodied
a uniquely open and generous spirit that touched many lives.
untiring work in and for the Bedford community is legendary. He donated his
time and talents to youth organizations, service clubs, and local committees
and boards with boundless positive energy with the belief that the greatest
gift you can give another is to make them feel good about themselves.
Robertís voracious appetite for life, his genuine concern for friends and
neighbors, his sense of adventure, and his integrity, made him so dearly
loved by his family, friends and community.
spirit, the Robert E. Lee II Memorial Scholarship seeks to recognize a young
person who embodies a similar ethic and has demonstrated a willingness to
be a graduating senior of Bedford North Lawrence High School in Bedford,
be an active/involved member in their school and/or community and be a
involved in one or more of the following activities: Extra-Curricular
Activities, Community Organization Volunteer, Varsity or Intramural
Athletics, Church or Religious Organization Volunteer, Family-Support
Volunteer and/or Part-Time Employment.
Applicant must have been accepted by a post-secondary program (2- or 4-year
college or a technical/vocational program)
Applicant must be deserving of financial assistance.
Download application here:
Robert E. Lee II Memorial Scholarship
Lilly Endowment Community
Scholarship - Please use the link below.
Class of 2019 Lawrence County Application - (now closed)