Lansing Public Schools Educational Advancement Foundation - Cecil H. Nickel Scholarship Endowment

Established by the Lansing Educational Advancement Foundation in 2006 in honor of Cecil H. Nickel, a physical education teacher and coach, and a phenomenal supporter of Sexton youth.

Scholarship Eligibility Criteria:

-- Student must be a current graduating senior attending a Lansing School District High School

-- Student must provide a high school transcript, personal statement, career goals and an acceptance letter from an accredited 2- or 4-year community college, college or university

-- Provide a list of extracurricular activities and pertinent background and financial information

-- Provide at least two letters of recommendation

-- Student must fill out the LEAF Scholarship application and submit all materials by the printed due date

-- Submissions will be considered for all appropriate/qualified scholarships using a rubric scoring grid

-- Students will be awarded up to $2,500

-- Student must be enrolled at Sexton High School

To apply, please contact: LEAF, (517) 755-3177 or