Scholarship search web sites:
Seniors: Check your email for links to the following scholarships:
Rural Law Opportunities Program at Wayne State College: high school seniors interested in going to law school can get pre-admittance to UNL College of Law and scholarships are available. Application period is Oct. 3 - Dec 1. https://wsc.edu/rlop
AXA Achievement Scholarship: Must demonstrate ambition & drive, plan to attend a 2 or 4 year college. Apply here: https://www.scholarsapply.org/axa-achievement/. Deadline: Dec. 15.
Perennial Public Power Utility Line Scholarship: $1,000 per year scholarship to a student planning to enroll in a utility line program. Deadline: Jan. 1, 2017.
Norma Ross Walter Scholarship: Sponsored by The Willa Cather Foundation: Graduating female senior who plans to study English at an accredited college/university. Based on intellectual promise, creativity and character. Deadline: Jan. 31. https://www.willacather.org/learn/scholarships.
Grow Ag Leaders Scholarship: Go to www.FFA.org/scholarships to apply. Open Nov. 15 - Feb. 1, 2017. Plan to pursue a degree or certification in specific areas of agriculture or chemical/ electrical/mechanical engineering.
Susan T. Buffett Scholarships: Must plan to attend a Nebraska public institution and must meet financial eligibility guidelines. Get started early! http://buffettscholarships.org/college-scholarships. Deadline: Feb. 1!!
NRSCA (Nebraska Rural Community School Association Scholarships: 2 scholarships available: 1) 2017 NRCSA Scholarships: must be planning to major in the field of education - only one male and one female application can be submitted per school, 2) 2017 Gary Fisher Fine Arts Scholarship: must be planning to major in the fine arts - only one application can be submitted per school. Submit applications to me by Feb. 3 so if we have more applicants than we can send in we have time to decide on our applicant to send in by Feb. 10.
Cabela's Women in Leadership Scholarship: These scholarships will be awarded to female seniors graduating from a Nebraska High School in the spring of 2017. Application will be available Dec. 1 - Feb. 6 at www.thehugefoundation.org.