The 2023 John Schmitz Scholarship was presented to Amelie Heaton by Jeff Schmitz.
The John Schmitz Memorial Scholarship has been established to provide greater educational opportunities for Lincoln High School graduates.
John Schmitz was a passionate teacher whose career began in 1962 and lasted 33 years. During his time as an educator, he touched many students lives resulting in increased achievement and success for each individual who knew him.
Scholarship eligibility will be based on the following criteria: 3.0 or higher GPA, attendance to an accredited college and financial need.