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Scholarships in Nebraska

These are all open scholarships for students either resident in or looking to study in Nebraska. Select other state

  • Carroll J. (Tad) Reid Scholarship
    This scholarship is for a student who must be in good standing academically, involved in the community, demonstrate good character and demonstrate financial need.
  • Central Nebraska Section Scholarship
    This scholarship is to provide financial assistance to those individuals attending an accredited Technical College, Community College, or University with an emphasis on Welding and Cutting applications or studies.
  • Davis Chambers Scholarship
    The Davis–Chambers Scholarship recognizes academically promising students from diverse backgrounds who often find that the financial requirements of postsecondary education are a major obstacle.
  • Fremont Health Auxiliary Scholarship
    This scholarship is for graduating high school seniors who live in the **Methodist Fremont Health service area**, and who are pursuing a course of study in a **healthcare field**. Students who are the immediate relation (child, grandchild, niece or nephew or spouse of same) of individuals who serve on either the Fremont Health Foundation Board of Directors or the Methodist Fremont Health Board of Trustees are not eligible.
  • Fremont Health Foundation Impact Scholarship
    This scholarship is for graduating high school seniors who live in the **Methodist Fremont Health service area**, and who are pursuing a course of study in a **healthcare field**. Students who are the immediate relation (child, grandchild, niece or nephew or spouse of same) of individuals who serve on either the Fremont Health Foundation Board of Directors or the Methodist Fremont Health Board of Trustees are not eligible.
  • Fremont Health Foundation Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high school seniors who live in the **Methodist Fremont Health service area**, and who are pursuing a course of study in a healthcare field. Students who are the immediate relation (child, grandchild, niece or nephew or spouse of same) of individuals who serve on either the Fremont Health Foundation Board of Directors or the Methodist Fremont Health Board of Trustees are not eligible.
  • Green, James G. & Mavis Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to Incoming freshman at Peru State College who are graduates of Auburn or Johnson-Brock first preference; also consideration of southeast Nebraska and any surrounding areas in Iowa, Kansas and Missouri and planning to major in business administration.
  • Hair Art Scholarship
    The Hair Art Scholarship is funded by the College of Hair Design. The scholarship is available to high school seniors with a desire to pursue a career in hair design, be it for the public or the fashion world. Recipients are chosen for their desire to pursue such a career and the potential they have shown from their past successes in school and community activities.
  • Harold Rudman Scholarship
    The Harold Rudman Scholarship is for students going into agriculture or health care field.
  • Jennings B. and Beulah G. Haggerty Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to a a current graduating senior of a public or private high school in Lincoln, Nebraska ranked in the top 1/3rd of his or her graduating class. It is preferred that the applicant plan to attend an accredited two-year or four-year university or college in Nebraska. The applicant must demonstrate financial need.
  • Jim and Elaine Wolf Memorial Years 2, 3, and 4 Scholarship
    This $8500 scholarship will be awarded to a **Boone Central High School** senior who intends to pursue post-secondary education. Funds will be divided between **sophomore, junior and senior years** of college.
  • KHOP & Scholarship Programs
    The Kearney Health Opportunities Program is a cooperative program between the University of Nebraska at Kearney and the University of Nebraska Medical Center. The purpose of the program is to recruit and educate students from rural Nebraska who are committed to returning to rural Nebraska to practice healthcare.
  • Larry E. Sitzman Youth in Nebraska Agriculture Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to students who are currently enrolled as a full-time undergraduate or graduate students at a fully accredited college, university or technical college in an agriculture-related degree program in Nebraska.
  • Loren Nothwehr Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship is for students planning to major in **Sociology or Human Services**, or such other major as relates to the care and support of poor, homeless, abused or neglected persons. Applicants must be current year or graduating seniors or previous year graduates from a high school in **Dodge County**.
  • Marilyn Nissen Nursing Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students from the area who are planning to enroll or are enrolled at an accredited, two or four year, not-for-profit institution within the US as full time students and are interested in pursuing a career in nursing.
  • Mitchell Ostry Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to incoming college freshmen or current high school senior pursuing enrollment in a college, university, or post-secondary career and technology school in the U.S.
  • Monty Rodgers Scholarship
    This scholarship is intended to assist an individual from Section 81 to pursue a career in welding. It may be used at an institution of choice towards a welding certificate or degree.
  • Nebraska Association For The Gifted "Leta Hollingworth" Scholarship
    The award consists of a cash award in the amount of $1000. One award will be given each year to a graduating senior from Nebraska.
  • Nebraska High School Scholarship
    This scholarship is for graduating high school seniors with a strong interest in pursuing a career in the companion animal industry. Scholarship funds will only be awarded to support education at U.S. based institutions.
  • Nebraska Softball Foundation Scholarship Program
    The Nebraska Softball Scholarship Program was established to award scholarships to Nebraska ASA members who desire to continue their education.
  • Nebraska Trucking Foundation Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students who wish to pursue a career in Truck Driving (CDL) and/or Diesel Technology.
  • Paul Max Service Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to students who are planning to enroll or are enrolled at an accredited, two or four year, not-for-profit institution within the US as full time students and have demonstrated good leadership skills and academic achievement.
  • Robert and Phyllis Weinberg Memorial Scholarship
    This $500 scholarship will be awarded to one student graduating from **Archbishop Bergan High School** or **Fremont High School** who is pursuing a course of study in a **healthcare field**.
  • Ruby Lorraine Paul Scholarship Fund
    The Ruby Lorraine Paul Scholarship will be awarded to a daughter, son, granddaughter, grandson, great-granddaughter or great-grandson of an American Legion or to an American Legion Auxiliary member who has held Nebraska membership for two years or to an American Legion, American Auxiliary, or Sons of the American Legion member who has held Nebraska membership for two years.
  • Susan T. Buffet Foundation Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students who live in Nebraska, have graduated from Nebraska high schools and are pursuing higher education.
  • Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation Scholarship
    This scholarship will be awarded to first-time freshman entering college who live in Nebraska, graduate from a Nebraska high school (or GED) with plans to attend a Nebraska public college, and demonstrate financial need.
  • Tom Ehlers Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is for a graduating senior of **Boone Central High School** who is planning to major in **business or finance**.
  • Tom Philips Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is for graduating **Boone Central High School** seniors who are planning to attend a 2 or 4 year college.
  • Urban League of Nebraska Scholarship
    know how important funding can be in pursuit of an education. That’s why Urban League of Nebraska wants to help you reach your goals with an opportunity to earn a scholarship.
  • Wildlife Student Scholarship
    This scholarship is open to students pursuing a graduate degree in the wildlife field at any accredited graduate school in the United States. Applications are not limited to, but priority will be given to schools located in or work be conducted in the Midwest.