Scholarships for Phelps County (NE) Residents

If you live in one of the cities, townships or villages that comprise Phelps County, Neb., you may be eligible for a residence-based scholarship to help pay for your college education. The majority of available scholarships are funded by the Phelps County Community Foundation, which awards almost $250,000 in scholarships annually. In addition, Central Community College, located in the county seat of Holdrege, provides nearly 40 scholarships to its students. In order to apply, students may need to demonstrate financial need, write a submission essay, meet a minimum grade point average or belong to a certain demographic group. If you’re interested in learning more about scholarships for Phelps County residents, keep reading below.

Showing 1-20 of 29 scholarships
View Details Patrick Family Scholarship Phelps County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-16-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Phelps, NE|
  • School (College): |University|Two-year|Four-year|College|Vocational School|Technical School|Technical School|College or University|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Service|Church Activities|Educational Involvement|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduating seniors, graduates or GED certificate holders. Applicants must be planning to enroll full-time or part-time in any college, university, technical or vocational school leading to a two-year or four-year degree in any field of study. Financial need and involvement in educational, community and church activities will be considered
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 1,200
  • 1 award
  • Feb-16-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Phelps, NE|
  • School (K-12): |High School|Bertrand, NE|Bertrand High School, NE|
  • School (College): |University|College|Technical School|Evangelical Lutheran Church of America seminary|Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, NE|Vocational School|
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Established in memory of Theodore C. & Minnie C. Swanson, the scholarship is designed to support graduates of Bertrand High School or any Phelps County high school who have demonstrated financial need and who are enrolled at an Evangelical Lutheran Church of America seminary, or has completed at least two years of undergraduate studies leading to a degree in a medical field, or pursuing a two-year or four-year degree in the field of agriculture.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Bruce Hilsabeck Memorial Scholarship Phelps County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Feb-16-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Nebraska|Phelps, NE|
  • School (K-12): |Holdrege High School, Holdrege, NE|
  • School (College): |University|Trade School|College|Vocational School|Technical School|College or University|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduate or a graduating senior of Holdrege High School planning to enroll as a full-time student at any university, college, trade or technical school in Nebraska. Applicant must be residing in Phelps County.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Skallberg Family Scholarship Phelps County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-16-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Phelps, NE|
  • School (College): Attend a |Vocational-technical / Career College|Technical School|Trade School|Trade|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Service|Church Activities|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduating seniors or graduates of any Phelps County High School planning to enroll full-time or be a current full-time student at any technical or trade school. Applicants must demonstrate consistent involvement and leadership in extracurricular activities, church activities, and community service. Students must also demonstrate commitment and responsibility through work experience.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Roger D. Olson Agricultural Scholarship Phelps County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Feb-16-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Phelps, NE|
  • School (K-12): |High School|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Vocational School|Technical School|College or University|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduating seniors or graduates of a Phelps County High School. Applicants must be pursuing studies in the field of Agriculture at a college, university, technical or vocational School.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 500
  • 2 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Phelps, NE|
  • School (College): |Vocational School|Technical School|College or University|
  • Major: Study |Medicine|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduates of a Phelps County high school. Applicants must be a resident of Phelps County and pursuing a career as a medical service professional.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Robert R. Johnson Memorial Scholarship Phelps County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Nebraska|Phelps, NE|
  • School (K-12): |High School|Holdrege High School, Holdrege, NE|
  • School (College): |College|Technical School|Technical School|Trade School|State College or University|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to a high school graduate of a Phelps County High School who are currently a full-time student at any college, technical or trade school in the state of Nebraska that are pursuing an education in an agricultural related field.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Adam Harrahill Memorial Scholarship Phelps County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Nebraska|Phelps, NE|
  • School (K-12): |High School|Harlan, NE|
  • School (College): Attend a |Technical School|Trade School|
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ADAM HARRAHILL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP is available for graduate or graduating senior of a Phelps County or Harlan County, Nebraska high school. Applicants must be attending or planning to attend a technical or trade school.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Mary Jean Anderson Memorial Scholarship Phelps County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Phelps, 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 from Phelps County. Applicants must be planning to enroll full-time as an undergraduate student at any college, technical or trade school in any field of study.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Phelps, NE|
  • School (K-12): |Holdrege High School, Holdrege, NE|
  • School (College): |College|Technical School|Trade School|
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The Holdrege High School Class of 1965 Scholarship is available for graduating senior students from Holdrege High School who reside in Phelps County. All applicants must be enrolled full-time at any college, technical or trade school, with a minimum GPA of 2.0.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Mike Lane Memorial 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 (College): |Trade School|Technical School|Trade School|
  • Major: Study |Mechanics|Aviation Technology|Aviation Mechanics|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to outstanding students of Phelps County who are planning to enroll or currently enrolled at any college, technical or trade school majoring in aviation technology or mechanics.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Holdrege Rotary Scholarship Phelps County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Phelps, NE|
  • School (College): Attend a |Vocational-technical / Career College|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Service|
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Holdrege Rotary Scholarship is a $1,000 fund given to graduating seniors of Phelps County. The awardees of the program must plan to enroll as a full-time student at ay post-secondary institution.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Joseph H. Buettner Memorial Phelps County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Phelps, NE|
  • School (College): |Vocational School|Technical School|College or University|
  • Major: Study |Education|Mathematics|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduating seniors at a Phelps County high school pursuing study in the field of education at a college, university, technical or vocational school. Special considerations will be given to math majors.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Phelps, NE|
  • School (College): Attend a |Vocational-technical / Career College|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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Phelps County Community Foundation (PCCF) Scholarship is given to a graduating senior high school student of Phelps County. The scholarship provides a fund of no less than $500. This aims to support students who plan to enroll on a full-time basis as a first-year student at a college, university, technical or vocational school.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Holdrege Tennis Association Scholarship Phelps County Community Foundation
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Phelps, NE|
  • School (College): Attend a |Vocational-technical / Career College|Two-year|Four-year|Trade|
  • Athletics: |Tennis|
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Holdrege Tennis Association Scholarship is provided to high school seniors of Phelps County. The applicants of this program must have participated for at least two years in a high school tennis program. The $500 funds will be given to an awardee who is planning to enroll full-time in a college, technical or trade school to pursue a two-year or four-year degree or certificate.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
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
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  • 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 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
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  • 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
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