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 1-20 of 57 scholarships
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Feb-16-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Nebraska|Loomis School District #55, NE| as a |Loomis School District #55|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Loomis, NE|
  • School (College): |US Accredited Institution|Two-year|Four-year|Vocational School|Technical School|Tax-Exempt School|Nebraska College or University|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduating seniors or graduates of Loomis School District #55 or have received his/her G.E.D. Applicants must be a resident or former resident of the Loomis School District #55 planning to enroll in an accredited, tax-exempt school or institution of higher learning in the state of Nebraska in any field of study.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
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 MGMA Midwest Section Scholarship Sponsored by MGMA Midwest Section American College of Medical Practice Executives (ACMPE)
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  • 1,000 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • May 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Ohio|Iowa|Minnesota|Nebraska|North Dakota|South Dakota|Wisconsin|Michigan|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Illinois|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |Indiana|
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This scholarship is available to students residing in MGMA Midwest section states (Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin) who are enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program relevant to medical practice management.
  • 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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  • 250
  • 1 award
  • Feb-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Iowa|Nebraska|South Dakota|
  • School (K-12): |West Monona High School, Onawa, IA|Kingsley-Pierson Community School, Kingsley, IA|
  • School (College): |US Accredited Institution|
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Duane & Shirley Hiller Student-Athlete Scholarship is $250 non-renewable fund given to graduating seniors at West Monona High School or Kingsley-Pierson High School. The scholarship aims to support student-athletes who want to pursue a post-secondary education. The program was established in 2009 by Duane and Shirley' s friends through the Siouxland Community Foundation.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details The Kruse Scholarship Heartland Foundation
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  • 10,000
  • 1 award
  • June 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|
  • Major: Study |Early Childhood|Educational Leadership|Healthcare Administration|Nonprofit Management|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|First-year graduate student|
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Funded by Mosaic Life Care and managed by Heartland Foundation, this scholarship provides financial assistance to first-year graduate students who are permanent residents or originate from one of the counties within the specified Mosaic Life Care service region studying fields that will lead to improving the quality of life for the residents of this region. The area of study includes, but not limited to Health Care Administration, Early Childhood Development, Not-For-Profit Management, and Educational Leadership.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 5.0
View Details The PHD Scholarship American Radio Relay League (ARRL) Foundation, Inc.
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Iowa|Nebraska|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Kansas|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |Missouri|
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The scholarship supports students who are planning to study journalism, computer science, or electronic engineering who are a resident of ARRL Midwest Division (Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, and state of Nebraska). Applicants must have a license of any active Amateur Radio License Class.
  • competition 2.0
  • 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
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