College Scholarship Opportunity

Graduating high school in 2017?  The St. John’s Lutheran Home for Children Edward G. Kinkel Scholarship is awarding two $1,000 scholarships to two high school seniors active in the church who show both academic excellence and an interest in youth and community.

Interested seniors need to apply using this application form and including all materials requested on the form:

Applicants are limited to the geographic area that the St. John’s Lutheran Home for Children Board serves: the Western New York counties of Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Niagara, Orleans and Wyoming.

The St. John’s Lutheran Home for Children Board of directors will make the final decision of the awardees.

All applications and nominations must be submitted to:

Lutheran Charities of WNY
5125 Main St.
Williamsville, NY 14221

no later than January 17, 2017.  Applications and nominations can also be emailed to

If you have any questions, please contact Marilynn Horwood, Lutheran Charities administrator, at (716) 632-2623.