The Home Builders Association of Lincoln (, HBAL) awarded six scholarships to local high school youth who plan to continue their education in residential construction or related fields. HBAL also recently held their annual Residential and Interior Design Contest at the 52nd Annual Nebraska Builders Home and Garden Show. Projects were judged prior to the show opening and winners were on display throughout the Show. All recipients were recognized at HBAL’s Tribute to Youth dinner on April 9 at the Country Club of Lincoln. Governor Jim Pillen spoke at the event.

Scholarship Winners:

President’s Scholarship – Logan Magnussen (Lincoln East High School)

Lincoln Home Builders Care Foundation Scholarships – Ian Tinsley (Lincoln East High School), Burke Settles (Raymond Central High School), Cameron Becker (Pius X High School), Jacob Williams (Wilber-Claytonia High School) and Philip Karpov (Raymond Central High School).

Winners of the Residential Drafting Contest:

First Place, $200 – Jenna Johnson (Lincoln East High School)

Second Place, $150 – Lucy Barrett (Lincoln East High School)

Third Place, $100 – Ian Tinsley (Lincoln East High School)

Winners of the Interior Design Contest:

First Place, $200 – Makenna Morgan (Lincoln Southeast High School)

Second Place, $150 – Apple Sullivan (Lincoln East High School)

Third Place, $100 – Kearah Perreault (Lincoln High School)

Residential Drafting judges were Marlene Stroup, Schwinn Homes, LLC; Greg Smith, Davis Design; Aubrey Wassung, Davis Design; Dayna Hoch, Davis Design and Dan Loeck, Loeck Designs. Interior Design judges were Pam Magner, Reynolds Design & Remodeling; Megan Dreyer, CS Kitchen and Bath Studio; and Heidi Polacek.

Lincoln Cabinet Chair of the annual contest is Pam Magner.

For more information about the Home Builders Association of Lincoln (HBAL), visit or call (402) 423-4225.