Scholarship search web sites:
Seniors: Check your email for links to most of these scholarships:
Perennial Public Power District: $1,000 scholarship for students who plan to attend an accredited utility line college. Deadline: Jan. 1, 2020.
Nebraska Poultry Education Scholarship: open to all students (freshmen - seniors) attending college in Nebraska. Click here to apply - https://form.jotform.com/93024679050153 Deadline: January 1, 2020.
The Acacia Leadership Scholarship is a single-year scholarship awarded to 3 (1-$1,000 and 2-$500) incoming male freshmen at UNL who display excellence in academics, motivation for personal success with an interest in developing and applying leadership skills. Go to http://acaciaunl.org/als/ for more info and to submit an application. Deadline: Jan. 31, 2020.
Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation scholarship - Must have at least a 2.5 GPA in high school and have financial need with an EFC below $10,000. This renewable scholarship may be used at Nebraska public universities and four-year as well as two-year colleges. Application and details may be found at buffettscholarships.org. Start early - the application is fairly lengthy. Deadline: February 1, 2020 at 5 PM.
NRSCA Fine Arts and Teaching Scholarships: Only one female and one male application per school will be accepted for the NRCSA Scholarships. Only one application per school will be accepted for the Gary Fisher Fine Arts Scholarship. Applications for all scholarships must be forwarded by the school district. Forward completed applications to me by February 1 so we have time to form a faculty committee to decide which applications are forwarded on to NRSCA by Feb. 7. Deadline Feb. 1.
The Grand Island Public Schools Foundation is pleased to announce our Online Scholarship Application program is open for 2020 graduating seniors. Some of scholarships are available to students who attend other schools in Central Nebraska. Find guidelines and the application here: https://www.gips.org/
Grand Island Concert Association - 5 $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to students who show interest and participation in music and/or theater performance. Access the application at: www.gips.org/foundation/
Sydney Loofe Memorial Scholarship - Must plan to enter a field of study that makes a difference in the lives of others. Two letters of recommendation and an essay is required. Go to https://www.
Goodrich Scholarship is now open to seniors who are accepted at UNO. Applicants must show financial need through the FAFSA. The deadine is March 1, 2020, but an online EPPE is required by February 21, 2020. Details about this scholarship can be found at http://goodrich.fluidreview.com.
Catholic Daughters of the Americas in York offers a scholarship annually to a high school senior who is a member of St. Joseph's Parish in York or St. Patrick's Parish in McCool Junction. Deadline: March 1, 2020.
Blue Valley Community Action Partnership is offering $1,000 scholarships to graduating seniors who plan to attend 2 and 4 year colleges. Applicants must fall at or below certain income guidelines. Deadline for application: March 1, 2020.
Central Valley Ag is offering scholarships to students pursuing an ag-related study in college. Parent/guardians must be a current stockholder in CVA or be an employee. Website application is found at cvacoop.com/careers and search for scholarships. Deadline March 2, 2020.
Careers in Ag Day Scholarship: Students must have attended Careers in Ag Day 2019, plan to major in Agriculture or Business and attend a college in Nebraska. Deadline: March 16, 2020.