Scholarships for Nebraska Residents

Whether you’re interested in ancient fossils, rodeos or the AppleJack Festival, you’re sure to find something to do in Nebraska. If you’re a Nebraska resident, you might also find that you’re eligible for one or more college scholarships. Many of the available scholarships are funded by the state of Nebraska as well as the federal government, including the Access College Early Scholarship Program, the Community College Gap Assistance Program and the Nebraska Opportunity Grant. Others are provided by individual colleges, such as the University of Nebraska, Metropolitan Community College, Chadron State College and Bellevue University. Applying students will generally need to meet a minimum grade point average, and may also be required to display a certain level of financial need, demonstrate outstanding academic performance or write a submission essay. If you live in the Cornhusker State and you’d like to learn more about scholarships which you may qualify for, continue reading below.

Showing 21-40 of 57 scholarships
View Details MWRC High School Scholarship Korean American Scholarship Foundation (KASF) - Midwestern Region
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • July 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Iowa|Minnesota|Nebraska|North Dakota|South Dakota|Wisconsin|Michigan|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Illinois|Kansas|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Korean|Korean-American|
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Midwestern Regional Chapter High School Scholarship is offered to full-time high school students school year. The scholarship is granted based on achievement and not on financial need. Applicants of this scholarship must be enrolled at a school in one of the designated Midwestern region states.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Leland Gaffney Memorial Phelps County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 3 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Phelps, NE|
  • Major: Study |Construction|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|High school graduate|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduate or graduating senior at any Phelps County High School. Applicants must be majoring in construction.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Holdrege Memorial Homes Scholarship Phelps County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Feb-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Phelps, NE|
  • School (K-12): |High School|
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Healthcare|Human Services|Hospital Long-term Care|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to graduating high school senior or graduate of a Phelps County High School who are planning to pursue a study in nursing, health care, human services or long-term care related field of study;
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Atlanta Community Club Scholarship Phelps County Community Foundation
key information
  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Atlanta, NE|
  • Organization: Atlanta, Nebraska Community Club (Club)
  • School (College): Attend a |Technical School|Trade School|
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The Atlanta Community Club Scholarship was established to benefit current college students who have completed at least one year of college. Applicants must be from the Atlanta, Nebraska community and/or their parents must exhibit some form of involvement with the Atlanta, Nebraska Community Club.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details North Central Region 9 Scholarship Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) Education Foundation
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  • 1,000 - 6,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Canada|Iowa|Minnesota|Nebraska|North Dakota|South Dakota|Wisconsin|Michigan| as a |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • Organization: Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) North Central Region 9 (Professional Association)
  • School (College): Attend a |Two-year|Four-year|
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North Central Region 9 Scholarship is one of SME Education Foundations offered scholarships for graduating high school students. The scholarship is offered in preference to North Central Region 9 members, their spouse, and/or children or grandchildren.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details The Paul and Helen L. Grauer Scholarship American Radio Relay League (ARRL) Foundation, Inc.
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Iowa|Nebraska|
  • Organization: American Radio Relay League (ARRL) (Professional Organization)
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Kansas|
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Award is given to active ARRL members who are residents the ARRL Midwest Division (IA, KS, MO, NE) who are interested in having a Bachelor's degree or higher in electronics, communications, or related field.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 500
  • 4 awards
  • June 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Nebraska|
  • Organization: Nebraska American Legion (Professional Organization)
  • School (College): |Post-secondary School|
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This scholarship was established to benefit Nebraska American Legion Baseball players in their last year of Legion Baseball eligibility and/or graduating senior. Students must be planning to attend a post-secondary educational institution within Nebraska.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Hanshew Scholarship (Lois and Harold) Grand Island Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Sherman, NE|
  • School (College): Attend a |Two-year|College|Post-graduate|
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Established in February 2010, this scholarship provides assistance to students attending graduate school. Applicant must be accepted and enrolled as a full-time student in a post-graduate college in a minimum of a two-year program to obtain an advanced degree. The applicants must also have been a resident of Sherman County for at least one year while attending high school and have attended an accredited four-year university.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Otis E. & Dora P. Mundell Scholarship Phelps County Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Phelps, NE|
  • School (K-12): |High School|Phelps HIgh School, NE|
  • School (College): |University|Two-year|College|Vocational School|Technical School|Vocational Technical School|
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The Otis E. & Dora P. Mundell Scholarship is available for graduate or graduating senior residing in Phelps County. Must be planning to enroll at a college, university, technical or vocational school leading to a 2-year certificate or undergraduate degree or a graduate degree in nursing.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Lenore High Morrison Memorial Scholarship Phelps County Community Foundation
key information
  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Phelps, NE|Furnas, NE|Gosper, NE|
  • School (K-12): |Accredited High School|Harlan, NE|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College|Accredited University|Vocational School|Technical School|College or University|Accredited Tax-Exempt School|
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The Lenore High Morrison Memorial Scholarship is available for residents of Furnas, Harlan, Gosper, or Phelps County, who are planning to enroll in an accredited, taxexempt school or institution of higher learning, leading to a 2-year or 4-year degree in nursing. Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and ranked in the top 20% of his/her class.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.0
key information
  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Feb-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Furnas, NE|Gosper, NE|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|Vocational School|Technical School|Trade School|State College or University|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to exceptional graduating high school senior of Gosper or Furnas County who are enrolled full-time in an accredited college, university, technical, vocational or trade school in the State of Nebraska.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Harry and Evelyn Dahlstrom Scholarship Phelps County Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Feb-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Nebraska|Phelps, NE|
  • School (K-12): |High School|
  • School (College): |Trade School|College|Technical School|Technical School|Trade School|State College or University|
background
The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to outstanding high school seniors or graduates of any Phelps County High School who are planning to enroll or currently enrolled at any college, technical, or trade school in the state of Nebraska.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Humpert Memorial Scholarship Phelps County Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Nebraska|Franklin, NE|
  • School (College): |Trade School|Technical School|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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This scholarship was established to benefit a graduating senior residing in Franklin County. Applicants must be planning to attend a college, technical or trade school in the State of Nebraska and demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
key information
  • 1,000
  • 2 awards
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Iowa|Minnesota|Nebraska|South Dakota|Wisconsin| as a |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Illinois|
  • School (College): Attend a |College| in |Missouri|
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The Come 2 Iowa Senior Scholarship is awarded to student seniors at a high school located in Illinois, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, South Dakota or Wisconsin. Applicants must be permanent residents of one of the following states Illinois, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, South Dakota or Wisconsin.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Hargis Scholarship (A.M.) Grand Island Community Foundation
key information
  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Phelps, NE|Furnas, NE|Gosper, NE|Franklin, NE|Sherman, NE|Adams, NE|Blaine, NE|Boone, NE|Buffalo, NE|Clay, NE|Custer, NE|Dawson, NE|Garfield, NE|Greeley, NE|Howard, NE|Kearney, NE|Loup, NE|Nance, NE|Nuckolls, NE|Platte, NE|Valley, NE|Webster, NE|Wheeler, NE|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Harlan, NE|Hall, NE|Hamilton, NE|Merrick, NE|
  • School (College): Attend a |Community College|Technical School|
background
The Grand Island College board of directors established this scholarship to benefit graduating high school seniors, non-traditional students, and returning adults from Adams, Blaine, Boone, Buffalo, Clay, Custer, Dawson, Franklin, Furnas, Garfield, Gosper, Greeley, Hall, Hamilton, Harlan, Howard, Kearney, Loup, Merrick, Nance, Nuckolls, Phelps, Platte, Polk, Sherman, Valley, Webster, and Wheeler counties in Nebraska. Applicants mus be pursuing study in the field of business, health, or travel and tourism at a community college or other technical institution.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
key information
  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Jul-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Andrew, MO|Atchison, MO|Buchanan, MO|Caldwell, MO|Carroll, MO|Clay, MO|Clinton, MO|Daviess, MO|Gentry, MO|Grundy, MO|Harrison, MO|Holt, MO|Livingston, MO|Mercer, MO|Nodaway, MO|Platte, MO|Worth, MO|Decatur, IA|Fremont, IA|Page, IA|Ringgold, IA|Taylor, IA|Atchison, KS|Brown, KS|Doniphan, KS|Nemaha, KS|Nemaha, NE|Richardson, NE|Dekalb, MO|Ray, MO|
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Surgical Technician|Surgical Services|Surgical Nursing|
  • Character Trait: Show |Interest|
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This scholarship was established in 1988 honor of Ms. Mary Ann Reinert. She was a dedicated to the profession of nursing and devoted to the field of surgical services. This scholarship was designed to support individuals for health care education and training in the field of surgical medicine. Applicants must be pursuing careers in surgical nursing or surgical services, including nursing, technologists or any other surgical-related field.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Phelps County High Demand Jobs Scholarship Phelps County Community Foundation
key information
  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Phelps, NE|
  • School (K-12): |High School|
  • School (College): |College|Technical School|Trade School|
background
The Phelps County High Demand Jobs Scholarship is available to a graduate or graduating senior from any high school. Applicant must be planning to enroll or currently a student at any college, technical or trade school, with a minimum GPA of 2.0. Applicant must be willing to sign an agreement with PCDC stating that, upon completion of the educational process, the student will return to Phelps County and gain successful employment.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.0
key information
  • 500
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Phelps, NE|
  • School (K-12): |Holdrege High School, Holdrege, NE|
  • School (College): |College|Technical School|Technical School|Trade School|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to graduating high school seniors of Holdrege High School who are planning to enroll full-time at any college, technical or trade school.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
key information
  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Jul-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Iowa|Nebraska|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Kansas|
  • School (College): |Missouri|Accredited Nursing Program|
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The Bill and Mary Russell Scholarship provides financial assistance for those pursuing educational opportunities toward a career in nursing or a healthcare field (clinical or patient care).
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details The Alert Scholarship Golden West Publications (Alert Magazine), LLC
key information
  • 500
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Minnesota|Nebraska|North Dakota|South Dakota|Oregon|Colorado|Alaska|Idaho|Montana|Wyoming|
  • School (K-12): |High School|Washington|
  • School (College): Attend a |College|
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The Alert Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school senior with a minimum of 2.5 GPA. Applicants must submit an essay to win this scholarship
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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