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Seniors: Check your email for links to the following scholarships: 

Governer's Opportunity Award Scholarship: Offered by the Nebraska State College System and can be used to attend Chadron, Peru or Wayne State College.  Applicants must score between a 21 and 24 on the ACT.  Deadline: Dec. 1.

RHOP (Rural Health Opportunities Program) Students who plan to attend Wayne or Chadron State College may receive full tuition and are guaranteed early admission to Clinical Lab Science (CLS), Dental Hygiene, Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Physician  Assistant, or Radiography degree programs at UNMC.  Deadlines at Chadron: Medicine – Nov 15, All other programs - Dec. 1, Deadline at Wayne State College: Nov. 15. 

HAGAN Foundation Scholarship – must maintain a 4-year graduation schedule, as well as a 3.0 college GPA. (3.5 high school GPA and 23 or higher on ACT) Must also work a minimum of 240 hours prior to the start of each academic year. This award can be up to $5,000 per semester, and it is renewable. FAFSA EFC must be less than $7,500. Applications can be downloaded at www.hsfmo.org Finalists interviewed and those not awarded a scholarship will receive $1,000 to further education. Deadline is Nov. 15, 2015.

Elks National Foundation 2016 Most Valuable Student Scholarship – Open to any high school senior who is a US citizen pursuing a four-year degree at a college or university. Scholarship deadline is Friday, Dec. 4, 2015. Application may be download at www.elks.org/enf/scholars/mvs.cfm. Applications are based on scholarship, leadership and financial need and 500 awards are presented. Completed applications may be returned to Barry Redfern at Midwest Bank. 

AXA Achievement Scholarship: To be eligible, students must plan to attend a 2 year or 4 year college next year and demonstrate ambition & drive in school & community activities. Click here for more info: https://us.axa.com/axa-foundation/AXA-achievement-scholarship.html. Deadline: Dec. 15, 2015.

2016 Cabela's Women in Leadership Scholarship: The Harry and Reba Huge Foundation is pleased to announce the $10,000 Cabela’s Women in Leadership Scholarship for 2016.  These scholarships will be awarded to female seniors graduating from a Nebraska High School in the spring of 2016.  The application will be available on October 1st. The application deadline is January 4th, 2016. Beginning Oct. 1, applications will b available on the Harry and Reba Huge Foundation website, www.thehugefoundation.org and the EducationQuest/ScholarshipQuest website, www.educationquest.org.
Blue Valley Community Action Scholarships: One is for students pursing a 4 year degree, the other is for students pursuing a 2 year degree.  Applicant must meet income guidelines. Access the application here: http://www.bvca.net/how_we_help/ProgramsServices/Scholarship.aspx  Postmark deadline is Feb. 1.
The Alyssa Sandmeier Foundation is offering a $600 scholarship to a Central Nebraska senior. To be eligible, students must submit a piece of creative writing. Deadline: March 25, 2016.
Insuring Success Scholarship Contest: Applicant must be a NE resident and submit a 1 page essay: Who is the most influential person in your life that has help ensure your success? Why?  Deadline: April 15.
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