Scholarships for students Nebraska. Some scholarships specifically open to Nebraska students, and others give preference to students in Nebraska.
Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: The Susan Thompson Buffet Foundation
Closing Date: February 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who are residents of Nebraska and will graduate from a Nebraska high school or earn a Nebraska GED. Applicant must have financial need.
BBB Student Video Contest
Sponsor: Better Business Bureau – Nebraska, South Dakota, The Kansas Plains & Southwest Iowa
Amount: Up to $500
Closing Date: February 2, 2018
Description: Contest is open to students in grades 9-12 who reside in Metro Omaha/Southwest Iowa, Metro Lincoln and Greater Nebraska, South Dakota, or the Kansas Plains. Applicant must submit an one-minute video based on BBB’s tagline “Start with Trust.”
Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: Jimmy Rane Foundation
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: February 8, 2018
Description: Scholarships are open to high school seniors and current college freshmen and sophomores who are no older than 20 years of age as of August 1, 2018. Applicant must reside in one of the following states or the District of Columbia: Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia. Students will be selected based on academic excellence, community involvement, leadership skills, awards and honors, and financial need.
NEWH | Rocky Mountain Scholarship
Sponsor: NEWH Rocky Mountain
Closing Date: February 9, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to currently enrolled students attending an accredited college in Colorado, Wyoming, or Nebraska. Applicant must have a career objective in one of the areas of the Hospitality Industry (i.e., Hotel/Restaurant Management, Culinary/Foodservice, Architecture, Interior Design, etc.)
Sponsor: Central Valley Ag (CVA)
Closing Date: March 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who are a current CVA member-owner (Iowa, Kansas, or Nebraska). Applicant must demonstrate leadership abilities, academic performance, and a desire to further their education and career in an agriculturally related field.
Lincoln Community Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: Lincoln Community Foundation
Closing Date: March 15, 2018
Description: Scholarships are open to graduating high school seniors and current college students from Nebraska. Multiple scholarships available with specific requirements – see website for details.
Sponsor: Nebraska Veterinary Medical Association
Amount: Minimum of $500
Closing Date: March 15, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to students who have completed three semesters of pre-veterinary education and are pursuing completion of the pre-professional program. Applicant must be a graduate of a Nebraska High School or State of Nebraska approved Home School Program.
Dr. Joseph and Sonya Landholm Scholarship
Sponsor: Nebraska Veterinary Medical Association (NVMA)
Amount: Up to $4,500
Closing Date: September 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to veterinary students originally from Nebraska or who are Nebraska licensed practitioners who are NVMA members.