Nebraska Scholarships

Nebraska scholarships are an option for you if you hail from the state or maybe you would like to be a Cornhusker? We've listed a few of the former below, but don't worry: There are plenty of the latter out there, too. Financial aid is certainly available to those willing to search for it and this is just the beginning. For example, Scholarships.com can help you find information about college scholarships and grants not only for those living in Nebraska, but for people who want to study architecture, for people who run track and excel at it, for those who are active in their community, etc. The scholarships we have listed will give you an idea of the opportunities that may be found at Scholarships.com. To get the full benefit of our free services and for additional information about Nebraska scholarships and awards based on different search criteria, you should conduct a free college scholarship search at Scholarships.com.

AQHA Christopher Lawrence Junker Nebraska Scholarship
Application Deadlines: December 01, Annually
State and local support of the horse industry is vital. That's why the Foundation offers scholarships to reinforce the importance of our youth affiliate ambassadors. Youth leaders who are actively involved through their state affiliate may be eligible for scholarships supported by Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, British Columbia (Canada), Florida, Idaho, Indiana, Louisiana, Michigan, [...] More

AQHF Nebraska Quarter Horse Youth Scholarship
Application Deadlines: December 01, Annually
State and local support of the horse industry is vital. That's why the Foundation offers scholarships to reinforce the importance of our youth affiliate ambassadors. Youth leaders who are actively involved through their state affiliate may be eligible for scholarships supported by Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, British Columbia (Canada), Florida, Idaho, Indiana, Louisiana, Michigan, [...] More

Army ROTC Green to Gold Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: February 01, Annually
Green to Gold Scholarship Option winners receive:
-Tuition or room and board support
-Additional money for textbooks, supplies, and equipment
-A monthly stipend for up to 10 months each school year that increases each year based on your Military Science Class
-Pay for attending the Leader Development and Assessment Course (LDAC) between the junior and senior years of college
-If qualified, [...] More

Army ROTC Scholarships
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Start Strong in life – enroll in Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC), the college elective for undergraduate and graduate students that provides unrivalled leadership training for success in any career field. If you have a passion for it, you can find a place to fit in the Army as an officer and get the training you need to turn that passion into a career.The Four-Year High School [...] More

Charles & Orene Hinds - Odell, Nebraska, High School Scholarships
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
The Lincoln Community Foundation manages over 50 scholarship funds. This award is for Diller-Odell High School seniors or graduates who have at least a 2.75 GPA who are full-time students in college. Preference is given to students with and with no history of drug, alcohol, or tobacco use. This award is renewable.

For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's [...] More

Charles H. & Esther P. Miller Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
The Lincoln Community Foundation manages over 50 scholarship funds. The Charles H. & Esther P. Miller Scholarship is for seniors at Elmwood-Murdock high school (Nebraska) with high scholastic achievement who will be attending a 2 or 4-year college, and have Financial need.

For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's [...] More

Colleen Farrell Gerleman Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
The Lincoln Community Foundation manages over 50 scholarship funds. The Colleen Farrell Gerleman Scholarship is for graduating seniors of public or private high schools in Lincoln, Nebraska who will attend college in Nebraska and have financial need. Previous Gerleman Scholarship recipients may reapply in subsequent years, but must resubmit the full application.

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Come 2 Iowa (C2IA) Senior Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 13, Annually
Two awards of $1,000 each are available to high school seniors through the Come 2 Iowa (C2IA) Senior Scholarship. To participate, eligible students must register and then complete two online financial literacy tutorials plus an assessment. A short essay may be required to break ties among students who achieve a top score on the assessment.

C2IA Senior Scholarship is open to legal U.S. citizens [...] More

CPCU-Lawrence "Larry" Frazier Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
The Lincoln Community Foundation manages over 50 scholarship funds. The CPCU-Lawrence “Larry” Frazier Memorial Scholarship is for seniors or graduates of Nebraska high schools. Applicants must have financial need. Preference is given to majors in aviation, insurance or law, Girl/Boy Scouts, and debate participants. Students must be enrolled full-time student at 2 or 4-year college in Nebraska. [...] More

Dick & Chris Draper Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
The Lincoln Community Foundation manages over 50 scholarship funds. The Dick & Chris Draper Scholarship is for Elgin Pope John and Elgin Public high school seniors in Elgin, Nebraska who have attended one or both school for four years, and have a 3.25 GPA or better.

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Duck Brand Stuck at Prom Scholarship Contest
Application Deadlines: May 31, Annually
The Henkal Corporation's Duck Brand Duct Tape "Stuck at Prom" Contest is open to legal residents of the United States and Canada, including the District of Columbia, but excluding Puerto Rico and the Province of Quebec. This contest rewards individuals for creating prom attire made completely out of duct tape.

Each couple/single entry must include:
-One color photograph (professional or [...] More

Duncan and Lillian McGregor Scholarships
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
Duncan and Lillian McGregor Scholarships are for current seniors or graduates of Gibbon, Shelton, Sargent, Ord, Ashley, and Arcaida high schools. Students must have financial need. Multiple scholarships will be awarded per school.

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EMU National Scholars Program
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The EMU National Scholars Program is a four-year award that pays 30 credit hours per year (15 per semester) of out-of-state tuition differential.

Must be a new freshmen or new transfer student with a minimum 3.50 GPA and a resident of a state other than Michigan or Ohio to be considered. Freshmen recipients must live in university housing the first two years of this award.

For more [...] More

Florence Turner Karlin Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
The Lincoln Community Foundation manages over 50 scholarship funds. To be eligible for the Florence Turner Karlin Scholarship, applicants must be juniors, seniors, or graduates attending Nebraska colleges who graduated from a Nebraska high school. Students must be majoring in education and have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

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George and Lynna Gene Cook Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
The Lincoln Community Foundation manages over 50 scholarship funds.

Eligible applicants for the George & Lynna Gene Cook Scholarship are:
-High school senior graduates from a Nebraska high school
-Have a minimum 3.0 GPA
-Plan to or are majoring in ministry or education
-Preference is given to the members of the First Church of God Congregation

For more information or to apply, please [...] More

Harry & Lenora Richardson-American Legion District 6 Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
The Lincoln Community Foundation manages over 50 scholarship funds. The Harry & Lenora Richardson-American Legion District 6 Scholarship is for seniors or first-year college students who are related to a member of District 6 in the NE American Legion Post. Applicants must demonstrate academic achievement and can attend any 2 or 4-year college/university. This award is available in even years only [...] More

Heidelberg University Out-Of-State Grant
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In order to qualify for the Heidelberg College Out Of State Grant, applicants must be either first-time freshmen or transfer students who are not Ohio state residents. This grant is renewable for four (4) years as long as the student is making satisfactory academic progress.

For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website. [...] More

Henry J. and Pauline M. Armstrong Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
The Lincoln Community Foundation manages over 50 scholarship funds. The Henry J. & Pauline M. Armstrong Scholarship is for seniors or graduates of Waverly High School in Waverly, Nebraska who are, or plan to major in agriculture, home economics or veterinary medicine, or are male students who will attend a Lutheran seminary with the intention of becoming a minister. Applicants must have financial [...] More

Jennings B. & Beulah G. Haggerty Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
The Lincoln Community Foundation manages over 50 scholarship funds. The Jennings B. & Beulah G. Haggerty Scholarship is for graduating seniors from public or private high schools in Lincoln, Nebraska. Students must be in the top 1/3 of their class, will attend college in Nebraska, and have financial need.

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Korean American Scholarship Foundation-Midwestern Regional Chapter
Application Deadlines: July 08, Annually
The Korean American Scholarship Foundation (KASF) is a non-profit, volunteer-managed organization established to help meet the financial needs of Korean-American students seeking higher education. Specifically, the foundation seeks to assist Korean American students in pursuit of academic and personal achievement, encourage community and civic service as an integral part of leadership [...] More

Lincoln Legal Professionals Association Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 14, Annually
The Lincoln Legal Professionals Association members share a common interest in promoting continuing professionalism in the legal field. The Association is offering a scholarship to a Nebraska high school or college student who wishes to further his or her education in the legal support field at an institution of higher education and who carries a cumulative 3.0 GPA.

Upon proof of enrollment, [...] More

Louis C. & Amy E. Nuernberger Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
The Lincoln Community Foundation manages over 50 scholarship funds. Preference for the Louis C. & Amy E. Nuernberger Scholarship is given to seniors of Wakefield High School and employees or Wakefield Health Care Center in Wakefield, Nebraska. Students must demonstrate academic achievement, seriousness of purpose, reliability, and initiative.

For more information or to apply, please visit the [...] More

Margaret & Max Pumphrey Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
The Lincoln Community Foundation manages over 50 scholarship funds. The Max & Margaret Pumphrey Scholarship is for seniors or graduates of high schools in Lancaster County, Nebraska. Applicants must have financial need and attend a 2 or 4-year college in Nebraska.

For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's [...] More

Margaret C. Stednitz Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
The Lincoln Community Foundation manages over 50 scholarship funds. The Margaret C. Stednitz Scholarship is for Lincoln Northeast High School seniors with high academic achievement and financial need. The award will be paid during the student's sophomore year of college.

For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's [...] More

MGMA Midwest Section Scholarships
Application Deadlines: May 01, Annually
The ACMPE Scholarship Fund Inc. supports and promotes health care leaders' personal and professional growth toward the advancement of the profession. The program supports individuals who, by virtue of experience, current position and plans demonstrate potential for contributing to the medical practice management profession.

To be eligible for this scholarship, students must be:
- Enrolled in [...] More

Nebraska High School Senior Animal Interest Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 02, Annually
Oxbow's Nebraska High School Senior Scholarship is for graduating high seniors in Nebraska with a strong interest in pursuing a career in the companion animal industry.

To qualify:
-Complete the application
-Submit a resume describing activities and job history
-Provide two letters of reference
-Be a high school senior graduating from a Nebraska high school
-Plan to attend a college or [...] More

NIADA Foundation Regional Scholarships
Application Deadlines: March 18, Annually
The NIADA Foundation proudly sponsors four young men or women each year who have displayed outstanding abilities in education. These students will each receive a $3,500 scholarship to the college or university of their choice. The awards are presented each June of every year at the National Independent Automobile Dealers Association (NIADA) Convention. The following regions are:

-Region I: [...] More

Norma Ross Walter Scholarship
Application Deadlines: January 31, Annually
The purpose of the Norma Ross Walter Scholarship is to provide financial assistance to female graduates of Nebraska high schools who plan to enroll as English majors in accredited colleges or universities. Journalism is not included.

Applicants must be female high school seniors, who plan to continue their educations as English majors in accredited colleges or universities. Selection is based [...] More

NSHSS Tesoro Youth Leadership Awards
Application Deadlines: February 26, Annually
Tesoro Industries is providing college scholarships for outstanding young leaders. This new scholarship has been launched to encourage young scholars who are leading by example in their schools and communities.

Eligibility requirements include high school seniors graduating in spring who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents of one of the following 19 states where Tesoro does business: [...] More

Presbyterian Student Opportunity Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 15, Annually
The Student Opportunity Scholarship program serves Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) college students by providing need-based aid for sophomores, juniors, and seniors who are full-time, first-degree students attending accredited institutions in the United States. Student Opportunity Scholarship applicants will explore who God created them to be in a series of essay questions intended for students to [...] More

Ralph & Jean Cuca Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
The Ralph & Jean Cuca Scholarship is for seniors at public high schools in Lincoln, Nebraska who demonstrate financial need and have high academic achievement.

For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's [...] More

U.S. Army Loan Repayment Program
Application Deadlines: June 23, Annually
U.S Army Loan Repayment Program helps servicemen repay qualified student loans. Out of all the service branches, the Army’s CLRP benefits package is typically regarded as the best, since it provides up to $65,000 in lifetime student loan forgiveness. The benefit is doled out on an annual basis, beginning as soon as a Soldier completes his first year of qualifying service, and provided at a rate [...] More

United Church of Christ of Elgin Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
This scholarship is for senior students or teachers at Elgin public schools pursuing continuing education. Selection is based on class rank, GPA, test scores, evidence of need, good moral character, promise of using gained education, and letters of recommendation.

Requirements:
-High school transcript
-2 letters of recommendation (1 from business professional, 1 from clergy)
-EFC number [...] More

Urban League of Nebraska, Inc. Multicultural Association Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 01, Annually
The Urban League of Nebraska Scholarship is awarded to assist graduating high school seniors in pursuit of post-secondary education.

Eligibility:
-Be a current resident of Nebraska
-Have a current cumulative G.P.A. of 2.5 or higher
-Have completed at least 10 hours of documented community involvement
-Have taken the SAT or ACT

For more information and to apply, visit the website above. [...] More

William Ray Judah Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
The Lincoln Community Foundation manages over 50 scholarship funds. The William Ray Judah Scholarship is for Norris High School (Nebraska) seniors or graduates who are or will be enrolled in a 2 or 4-year college/university in Nebraska. Applicants must have financial need. This award is renewable.

For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's [...] More

Last Edited: December 2015

Nebraska Scholarships

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