Scholarship search web sites:
Seniors: Check your email for links to the following scholarships:
The Nebraska Society of Mayflower Decendants are offering the Burt & Becky Whedon Memorial Scholarship. GPA, ACT scores, honors & involvement will be considered as well as a written essay. Deadline: March 31.
The Nebraska Legal Professionals Association is offering a $1,000 scholarship to a Nebraska student entering a law-related undergraduate program including paralegal, legal secretarial, criminal justice or any law-related field. Deadline: March 31.
Educationquest Scavenger Hunt Scholarship: You can win one of 3 $500 scholarships from Educationquest! Go to www.educationquest.org and click on Scavenger Hunt Scholarship to get started. Deadline: March 31, 2015.
Conestoga Mall Community Service Scholarship: Application period runs from March 1 - March 31. Apps are available at www.shopconestogamall.com.
Southern Power District is offering a $1,000 scholarship to students planning on entering a program of study in the utlity line industry. Must reside in Hamilton, Adams, Franklin, Hall, Kearney, Merrick or Phelps County. Deadline: April 1.
The Nebraska Association For The Gifted will be awarding one $1,000 scholarship to a 2015 graduate. An essay, references and other documentation is required. Deadline: April 1.
Henderson State Bank scholarship: To be eligible, students must be in the top 50% of their class and plan to enter a field employable in a rural community. Deadline: April 8.
Nebraskans for Peace scholarship: Three $500 and six $100 scholarships will be awarded. Essay required. Deadline: April 10.
Southeast Community College Learn to Dream scholarship: Students who qualify for free or reduced lunch can apply for this scholarship - it provides 45 quarter credit hours (approximately one year) to students without having to pay tuition and fees. Talk to Mrs. Koehler by April 10 if you'd like to pursue this opportunity.
The Henderson Community Foundation is offering 3 scholarships to graduates of HCS: the Lauren Huebert Scholarship, the Friesen/Yoder Superintendent Scholarship and theHenderson Foundation Scholarship, each in the amount of $500. Deadline for application: April 13.
James M. Cox Scholarship: Must complete the FAFSA and provide letters of recommendation and an essay. Based primarily on financial need. Deadline: April 15.
Independent Cattlemen Of Nebraska Scholarship - Must be members of that organization to be eligible. Deadline: April 15.
The American Meteorological Society and the National Weather Service is offering a $500 scholarship to a senior planning a career in one of the physical sciences (Chemistry, Physics, Astronomy, and Earth Science including geology, hydrology, meteorology, oceanography and soil science) or teaching in one of these fields. Deadline: April 15.
HEA Scholarship: Deadline is April 15. Do not need to be going in to the education field to be eligible. 2 $400 scholarships will be awarded. Turn completed apps in to Mrs. Koehler. Need 2 letters of recommendation AND an essay.
Ott Family Scholarship: Preference will go to people majoring in either health-related professions or elementary or secondary teaching. Turn these in to Mrs. Koehler. Deadline: April 15.
Nebraska Coaches Association Scholarship: Criteria: 1) Upper 25% of class –OR-3.75 Cumulative GPA, 2) Must be at least a 2 year participant in 2 sports, 3) Must have earned varsity letter in 2 sports, 4) Must include at least one letter of recommendation from a high school coach, 5) ACT minimum score of 24. Deadline: April 17.