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DEADLINESCHOLARSHIP NAMESorted By SCHOLARSHIP NAME In Ascending OrderAPPLICATIONWEBSITEREQUIREMENTSAWARD
4/24/2017 Global Leadership Group ScholarshipDownload Requirements: * 8th through 12th Grades. * Students must attend the Student Career Workshop on 4/24/17. * 400 word essay on: Why volunteering is important in building a strong community.  
6/30/201710 Words or Less ScholarshipDownloadWWWBe between 14 and 29 years old500
8/31/2017ABODO Apartments Off-To-College Scholarship ApplicationDownloadWWWELIGIBILITY: The ABODO scholarship is open only to those legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of application and a high school junior or senior planning to enroll in full-time undergraduate or graduate program in the next academic year, at an accredited two- or four-year college or university in the United States. Current employees, officers, directors and agents of MoveIn, Inc. (dba “ABODO”) and its related companies and members of their immediate families (defined as spouse, parents, siblings and children) and persons residing at the same address are not eligible to win. Void where prohibited.$500
1/31/2017ACACIA FraternityDownloadWWWMale, attend UNLup to $1,000
12/1/2016Air Force ROTC Scholarship WWW Enroll in the academic major for which the scholarship is offered. Enroll in Air Force ROTC beginning with the 2017 fall term. Complete a 24-day summer field training course at Maxwell AFB, Alabama (usually between your sophomore and junior years). Complete Air Force ROTC General Military Course (GMC) your freshman and sophomore years and the Professional Officer Course (POC) your junior and senior years. Accept a commission as an Air Force Officer and serve at least four years on active duty. 
5/1/2017AITP Omaha DownloadWWWStudy IT or Computer Science at a community college or technical schoolup to $1,000
3/1/2017AKSARBEN Scholars/Horatio Alger Career Connectors ScholarshipDownloadWWWBy Nomination Only- See Mr. Carlson ASAP. For students planning to earn a career credential and/or an associate degree and enter the high skilled workforce within two-three years from high school graduation. See Counselor4,000 a year
2/25/2017Alice Buffett Middle School Perserverance DownloadWWWAttended Buffett Middle School for 2 years and 2.5GPA$500
2/25/2017Alice Buffett Middle School PTODownloadWWWAttended Buffett Middle for 2 years and 2.5 GPA$500
4/6/2015Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity  African American Male, 3.0 GPAunknown
4/15/2017Amaranthus Grand ChapterDownload  2.5 GPA - african americanUnknown
 American Musical and Dramatic Academy WWWSee counselor to be nominated. Auditions are required.Varies
2/1/2017America's Farmers Grow AG Leaders ScholarshipDownloadWWW2.5 GPA and Pursue a degree in agriculture$1,500
6/1/2017AnimationCareerReview.com "Aspiring Animation Professional" ScholarshipDownloadWWW1. Intends to pursue and animation related field at an accredited post-secondary school or college. 2. Has demonstrable record of academic success. 3. Has a passion and drive for an animation and/or design related career. 1000
4/15/2017Ann Goldstein OUtstanding Young Leader AwardDownload US Citizen, resident of OHA public housing or section 8, leadership. Pick up a paper application in the counseling office$1,500
6/1/2017Aspiring Fashion Professional Scholarship ProgramDownloadWWW1. Intend to pursue a fashion related field at an accredited post-secondary school or college. 2. Have a demonstrable record of academic success. 3. Have a passion and drive for a fashion related career.1000
3/24/2017Assistance League of Omaha, Teen Parent ScholarshipDownload Must be a teen parent. Find paper application in the counseling office or download a copy of Naviance500
12/15/2016AXA Achievement Community Scholarship WWWUS Citizen or Resident$2,000
12/15/2016AXA Achievement Scholarship WWWUS Citizen or Legal Resident - Ambition and Drive$10,000
3/24/2017Barrientos Scholarship FoundationDownloadWWWGPA 3.0 Laino Students,Majoring in humanities, arts, government, education, engineering math architecture or technology, health schience, up to $3,000
3/1/2017Batalion Chief Herbert L. DavisDownloadWWW2.5 GPA, School, community or church involvement, underprivileged Application available in Counseling OfficeVaries
4/15/2016Beca OLLAS- South HIghDownloadWWW3.0 GPA, Proficiency in Spanish, Commitment to advance the culture of Mexico and its people. Apply online or see your counselor for detailsup to $2000
6/1/2016Berrien Fragos Thorn Arts Scholarships for Migrant Farmworkers WWW1. Must be 16 years old 2.History of migration for work 3. Interested in pursuing further development in Arts: visual, performing, media, literary and craftsup to 2,500
3/15/2017Boys and Girls Club WWWPast and Current Members of Boys and Girls ClubVaries
2/28/2017Buckle Scholarship at UNKDownloadWWWACT 26 (24 in math) and top 20% of Class, pursue a degree in IT or Computer Science$3,000 per year
12/15/2016Burger King McLamore FoundationDownloadWWW[Application period for 2017-2018 school year begins Oct. 15, 2016 and closes Dec. 15, 2016.] Scholarship grants range from $1,000 to $50,000, and are intended to help students offset the cost of attending college or post-secondary vocational/technical school. Recipients are selected based on their grade point average, work experience, extracurricular activities and/or community service Please note that students DO NOT have to be employed at a Burger King restaurant to be eligible for a scholarship. Application: go online to http://www.bkmclamorefoundation.org/WhatWeDo/ScholarsProgram  
3/6/2017Cabela's Women in LeadershipDownloadWWWFemale$10,000
1/15/2017CACEDownload Under represented senior, 2.5 GPAVaries- Pick up paper application in counseling office or submit online
3/1/2017Career Center Scholarships WWW  
3/1/2017Central Community College Graduating SeniorDownloadWWW Varies
12/31/2016Centris ScholarshipDownload Scholarship applicants must be a high school senior, reside in Nebraska or Iowa and be an active Centris member for the previous 12 consecutive months prior to application. 
4/1/2017Chief Standing Bear ScholarshipDownloadWWW1. Enrolled Tribal member 2. Nebraska resident 2500
3/10/2017Children's Hospital Preventing Childhood ObesityDownloadWWWScholarship Requirements + Must be a high school senior pursuing a bachelor's degree, living in the Omaha Metropolitan Statistical Area (Cass, Douglas, Sarpy, Saunders and Washington counties in Nebraska, and Harrison, Mills and Pottawattamie counties in Iowa). + Must be pursuing a career related to health and/or wellness with an exclusive or significant focus on children and/or adolescents. + Must submit a personal essay (1,000 words maximum) regarding how you will make a difference in the fight against childhood obesity through your college education and future career. + Must submit a letter of support from an adult who can advocate for your commitment to a career in health and/or wellness (e.g. guidance counselor, teacher, community volunteer, mentor) and is not a family member.1,000
10/31/2015Coca-Cola WWW3.0 GPAVaries
1/28/2017College of Saint Mary Marie Curie Scholars ProgramDownloadWWWhave less than 12 credit hours of college coursework, you must have a GPA of 3.5 or better (on a 4.0 scale) and an ACT composite score of 23 or a critical reading + math SAT score of 1050. If you have more than 12 credit hours of coursework, you must have a college cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher in all science and math courses.$20,000 per year
3/2/2017Create-A-Greeting-Card DownloadWWWSubmit artworkUp to $10,000
 DACA/Undocumented ResourcesDownload A list of websites that offer many various scholarshipsVaries
2/15/2017Davis-Chambers WWWAcademically strong, diverse background, financial need--Flier in Guidance OfficeUp to full tuition for UNO, UNL or UNK
3/30/2015DeLeon  Pick up application in counseling office. 500
2/25/2017Delta Sigma Theta  Female, plan to attend a 4-year college, Merit based scholarship 
3/1/2017Delta Theta Chi SororityDownloadWWWEligibility: Students in the United States who will attend an accredited college or university in the United States. Application: Use uploaded application form or go online to http://www.deltathetachi.org. On first page of application form insert following: Name: Alma Santos, Chapter/Provence: Nebraska Eta, Street Address: 20711 Locust St., City/State/Zip: Gretna, NE 68028, Email Address: alma.c.santos@gmail.com. Alma Santos Nebraska Eta 20711 Locust St Gretna, NE 68028.$3,000
1/26/2017Drake Physics Prize WWWMust take Drake Physics test to be consideredUp to full tuition at Drake University
4/15/2015Eastern Nebrask/Western Iowa Car Council  Career in Auto Body$300
4/15/2017Edward Danner Minority DownloadWWWEligibility: * Minority high school senior. * Demonstrate academic excellence, leadership potential and financial need. * Preference is given to applicants who reside in Nebraska Legislative District 11.varies
2/3/2017Elks Legacy Award and Emergency Educational GrantDownloadWWWChild or Grandchild of Elks Member$4,000
11/30/2016Elks Most Valuable StudentDownloadWWW Any high school senior who is a citizen of the United States is eligible to apply. Applicants need not be related to a member of the Elks. College students are not eligible to apply. Applicants must be citizens of the United States on the date their applications are signed; permanent legal resident status does not qualify. Male and female students compete separately. up to $50,000
1/1/2017Elks Vocational ScholarshipDownloadWWWUS Citizen 
4/1/2017Engineers Club of OmahaDownload Pursue career in engineering - Eligibility: * Graduating high school senior from Douglas, Cass, Dodge, Sarpy, Saunders, and Washington counties in Nebraska. * Will attend a Nebraska college or university; special consideration given to sons and daughters of members. * Special consideration given to sons and daughters of members$500
2/20/2016Excel Physical Therapy  3.5 GPA and sports/x-tra curriculur activities - Find application in counseling office$1,000
5/29/2015FBI Omaha Division  Junior in High School and a 2.75 GPA. Pick up applicatoin in counseling office. 1,000
2/1/2016First Year Theatre Scholarship at UNKDownloadWWW $1,000
12/31/2015Fitness Lifestyle Scholarship WWW $500
2/25/2016Florence Elementary School PTO  2.5 GPA, Attended Florence for 2 years$500 - pick up application in counseling office
12/16/2016Foot Locker Scholar Athletes ProgramDownloadWWW Be a current high school senior entering a four-year, accredited US college or university in the Fall of 2017 Be currently a member (in good standing) of a high school sports team or be involved in after-school sports (e.g. intramurals, martial arts, etc.) have maintained an unweighted GPA of 3.0 or higher from ninth grade to first semester of 12th grade Be a U.S. citizen or US Permanent Legal Resident Foot Locker employees and their immediate family members are ineligible$20,000
2/1/2016Frank Kazmierczak Memorial Migrant ScholarshipDownloadWWW1. Recent history of migration for agricultural employment 2. Teaching as a career goal 3. Scholastic achievement 4. Financial Need1000
3/17/2017Fraser StrykerDownloadWWWAfrician American, Asian, Latino, or Native-American, top 20% of class, US citizenship or residence in omaha area for past six yearsup to $10,000
3/6/2015Gallup  2.5 GPA, leadership - pick up paper application in counseling office$500
1/13/2016Gates Millennium WWW3.3 GPA, Leadership, African American, American Indian, Alaska Native, Asain & Pacific Islander or HispanicFull ride for up to reaching a PHD
1/7/2016GE Reagan FoundationDownloadWWWLeadership, drive, integrity and citenzenship$10,000 per year
6/15/2016Genoa U.S. Indian School Foundation Wolfe Family Scholarship  1. Descendent of a Genoa Indian School Student 2. Enrolled tribal member Visit counseling office for a copy of scholarship1000
4/15/2017Girls Incorporated of Omaha Scholarship Download Application Guidelines: * Must be currently engaged with Girls Inc. as an active program participant. * Must currently be a senior in high school * Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.00 scale * Essay must be double-spaced (font no smaller or larger than 12-point, name and page number on each page - see attached guidelines for essay questions). Applications: Use uploaded application & guidelines. All must be emailed to emwaja@girlsincomaha.org. Only emailed copies will be considered. Varies
2/1/2016GPACACDownloadWWWAct 21-28 and 3.0 GPA$1,000
3/1/2016GPACAC Paul Max Service ScholarshipDownloadWWWStrong Community Service and GPA between 2.75 and 3.5$1,000
4/15/2015Heartland Pride ScholarshipDownloadWWW up to $5,000
2/1/2016Hollister Co Anti-Bullying ScholarshipDownloadWWW3.0 GPA, Experienced Bullying or has led an Anti-Bullying Campaign$2,500 renewable for up to 3 years
10/25/2015Horatio Alger WWW2.0 GPA and financial need$6000
3/15/2016HRAM DiverstiyDownloadWWWDiverse background and career in HR$500
11/1/2015HRAM StudentDownloadWWWPursuing a degree in Human Resources$500
2/10/2017HyVee Foundation WWWWork for HyVee or have a parent who works for HyVee$1,000
5/15/2017ICON Foundation ScholarshipDownload • Resident of Nebraska or Southwest Iowa or be registered to attend a school in Nebraska or Southwest Iowa. • Self-identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgendered or as the biological, adopted, step, or foster child of a GLBT person. $500
3/1/2017Independant Insurance Agents of NebraskaDownloadWWWRestrictions: Douglas/Sarpy County Student. Eligibility: Must complete one full year of college with evidence of scholastic application and achievement in order to receive scholarship; current graduating senior attending a State Dept. of Education accredited Nebraska high school; participation and leadership in school; community activities; educational goals. Applications: use uploaded application form. (Same application form as Chet Linder Memorial Scholarship-must use new form.1000
4/28/2017Independent Cattlemen of Nebraska, Jim Hanna Memorial ScholarshipDownload Eligibility: * Child of any ICON member who plans to attend college in the Fall of 2017. * GPA 2.5. * Involved in extracurricular activities. * Essay.500
3/15/2015Iowa Western Community College PresidentialDownloadWWW3.5 GPA$8,000
11/3/2015Jack Kent Cooke Foundation WWW3.5 Unweighted GPA and 26 ACTUp to $30,000 per year
3/31/2017James & Willie Cummings ScholarshipDownload Minority and 2.5 GPA- Pick up application in counseling officeunknown
4/15/2017James Cox FoundationDownload *Must be a 2017 high school senior graduate with an academic record that indicated he/she will be successful in the field of higher education he/she has chosen. *Students completing the GED are also eligible. *Scholarships awarded on the basis of need, and therefore, they request that a FAFSA (Free Application for Student Aid) be completed. (Make sure the FAFSA obtained is for the 2017-2018 year.) *Particular attention will be paid to parent's Adjusted Gross Income, the number of dependents on the tax return, and the total number of dependents who will be attending an institution of higher education in 2017-2018. *Essays and letters of recommendation are also considered.$1,000
3/31/2017Jan M. Gilbert Scholarship (ESL) Download Be a current or former studnet in the ESL Program, attend a 2 or 4 year school, 2.0 or higher GPA, $500
3/30/2015Jesse & Inez DeLeon  2.0 GPA, Citizen of US, Latino/Hispanic preferred. Pick up paper application in counseling office$500
11/1/2015Kansas State Engineering WWW3.5 GPAVaries
11/1/2015Kansas State University WWWVariousUp to full tuition
3/15/2017Keystone Community Task ForceDownloadWWWLive in Keystone Neighborhood for 5 years - 72nd to 90th streets, Maple to Fort Street400
2/27/2016KPE Engineers, Architects, and Forensic Experts  Attend accredited ABET-EAC engineering program, resident of omaha, and attend OPSUnknown
3/6/2015Latino Employee Network of UP  Latino/Hispanic heritabe, 2.8 unweighted GPA, ACT 20, have a Social Security Number. Pick up paper application in guidance office$1,000
4/1/2015Lincoln Builders Bureau  Family member needs to be a member of Lincoln Builders Bureau$750
3/6/2015Links  Female, 2.8 GPA Unweighted - see counseling office for application$1000
3/17/2017Marge Marchetti ROTCDownload Participated in JROTC$500
1/8/2016Martin Luther King Jr/IMA Scholarship  African American, be a member of a church in Omaha, Flyer in Guidance OfficeTo be determined
1/8/2016Martin Luther King Jr/IMA Scholarship (Financial Needs Based)  African American, be a member of a church in Omaha, Low income as specified, Flyer in GuidanceTo be determined
3/1/2016Maynard Jensen American LegionDownloadWWWSon, daughter, grandchild, great-grandchild of a member of American Legion or POW/MIA/KIA$500
2/27/2016Metro Omaha Chapter Oncology Nursing  3.0 GPA-Nursing-Pick up app in counseling office$1,000
3/3/2017Metro Omaha Chapter/Oncology Nursing SocietyDownload 3.0GPA, Interested in Oncology/Nursing$1,000
3/1/2016Metropolitan Community College Board of GovernorsDownloadWWW2.75 GPA or top 25% of classFull tuition
4/1/2017Metropolitan Community College, Davis Chambers ScholarshipDownload If you meet the following qualifications and plan to attend or are currently attending one of the Nebraska Community Colleges, you should apply for this scholarship. • I have knowledge or experience living or working in a diverse community or organization • I am an academically-promising student, active in my school or community • I will be a full-time student during 2017-2018. • I graduated or will graduate from a Nebraska high school, or I have earned a GED • I am a U.S. citizen and a Nebraska resident • I have financial need based on the results of the Free Application for Federal Student AidFull Tuition
5/31/2017Mid-West NAFA Chapter ScholarshipDownload Eligibility: * High school graduate of the State of Nebraska. * Enrolled or planning to enroll in a Community College, Accredited Trade School or University. * Planning a career in the Automotive Industry. Application: Use uploaded application. $1000
12/1/2015Missouri State University WWWVarious - See websiteVarious - See Website
4/28/2017Missouri Valley Professional Society (MVPS) Scholarship ProgramDownload Eligibility: * Be enrolling (as an incoming freshman) in a 2-year or 4-year institution of higher education located in the state of Nebraska. * Selection will be based on high school academic performance and ranking, evidence of involvement in activities, demonstrated leadership positions held in academic and non-academic activities, academic and non-academic recognition and awards, and teacher/adult recommendations. 500
1/23/2017NAIFADownload Above Average GPA, Good Character and Leadership$400-$800
4/17/2015Narcissus Chapter - Order of the Eastern Star WWWNone - pick up paper application in the counseling officeup to $1,000
 National Society Daughters of America: DAR Good Citizens Scholarship  Flyer in Guidance Office: U.S. Citizenship NOT Required$250-$5,000 and possible trip to DC
2/15/2017NE Elks MCQUILLAN MARAUDERS SCHOLA RSHIPDownloadWWWny child or grandchild of an elected appointed and installed officer of an active lodge in the state is eligible for this award 
4/7/2017Nebr. New Car & Truck, Johnny Baxter Carriage House Foundation Scholarship Download Eligibility: *Seniors planning to attend a Nebraska Community College in the fall of 2017. * Planning to enroll in an Automotive related course. * Planning to enroll in one of the automotive related courses of study. Requirements: * Applicant must submit a letter of recommendation from at least one teacher describing the applicant's aptitude and attitude and student must include a transcript of his/her grades. * Applicant must submit a cover letter to be attached to the applicant form indicating his/her interest in the automotive field and their plan for technical training. * An interview and reference letter from a New Car Dealer would be given additional consideration.1500
4/15/2017Nebraska Agri-Women ScholarshipDownload Eligibility: Applicant must plan on receiving an Agricultural related degree from either a College or a Technical Trade School in Nebraska only. This includes any Agricultural related studies such as diesel mechanics, etc. at a trade school. He or she must also complete the first semester of schooling and have at least a "C" average to receive the scholarship money. Applicant must submit a resume and a brief essay of 250 words or less on "Why You Think Agriculture Is So Important" along with their application form. Application: use uploaded letter and application form. 250
4/18/2016Nebraska Coaches AssociationDownloadWWW24 ACT AND top 25% of class OR 3.75 GPA, must have participated at least 2 years in 2 sports, must have earned varsity letter in 2 sports$1,000
3/1/2016NEBRASKA COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD (Males)Download Male, 3.0 unweighted GPA, 3) Applicants must have been involved in community service activities, possess outstanding character and work ethic as well as a record of participation in school activities. $500
1/31/2017Nebraska Elks Association JB Ferguson Golf WWWPlayed on high school golf team & plan to play on on golf team in college$500 - pick up application in counseling office
1/15/2017Nebraska Elks Past Exalted RulerDownloadWWWSee information in guidance scholarship fileup to $1,000
4/28/2017Nebraska Independent College Foundation, Rod Stuehm HVAC ScholarshipDownload Eligibility: * Must enroll and be accepted in the HVAC program. * Must be a legal resident of Nebraska or Iowa. * Must demonstrate financial need. * Must be in good academic and social standing. * Must maintain a B average or higher in the program. 2000
4/28/2017Nebraska Independent College Foundation, Rod Stuehm Mem. Scholarship(4 Yr)Download Eligibility: * Must enroll and be accepted at an accredited four-year institution. * Must be a legal resident of Nebraska. Must demonstrate financial need. * Must be in good academic and social standing. * Must maintain a B average or higher to remain eligible. First preference will be given to a student coached at some time in their life by Rod Stuehm. 7000
3/31/2017Nebraska Insurance Federation/Nebraska Actuaries Club ScholarshipDownload  Eligibility: * Must major in Actuarial Science, Mathematics, Statistics, or Economics with an interest in pursuing an actuarial career. * Demonstrate mathematical ability. * Be a student graduating from any US high school. * Must be entering a college or university as a freshman in the fall of 2017. 4,000
3/31/2015Nebraska Legal Professionals Assoc  Pursue career in legal field - see counseling for application$500
3/31/2015Nebraska Legal Professionals Association  2.5 GPA and pursue degree in legal field$1,000
4/1/2015Nebraska School CounselorDownload Pick up application in the counseling office$500
3/31/2015Nebraska Society of Mayflower DescendantsDownloadWWWUS Citizenunknown
2/1/2016Nebraska Society Professional Engineers WWWMinority, accepted in engineering program, us citizen2,500
3/1/2016Nebraska Wesleyan UniversityDownloadWWW3.0, 20+ ACT, Financial NeedVaries from $1,000 to Full Tuition
4/10/2015Nebraskans for Peace  See counseling office for application$500
4/10/2015Nebraskans for Peace  Must complete application in email form. See instructions in counseling office$500
3/14/2017New Outlook Pioneers, Joe Cleres Memorial Scholarship DownloadWWWThe scholarship program is open to anyone who has a disability - mental or physical. A one-page essay describing how the applicant has met the challenge of his/her disability is required. According to instructions in letter, send required materials to Helen Lloyd (Phone # 408-251-3234, Email: h_loyd@sbcglobal.net; Address: 2872 Lausanne Court, San Jose, CA 95132).up to 2,000
12/18/2016NFIB,Young Entrepreneur Awards Download Applicants MUST be running their own small business in order to be considered for an award. 
1/31/2017Norma Ross Walter ScholarshipDownloadWWWFemale, Major in English in collegeUp to $2,000
1/10/2016Norma Ross Walter Scholarship  Female, English Majors---Flyer In Guidance Office$1,250-$2,500
2/24/2017Norris Middle School Redbird ScholarshipDownloadWWW2.5 GPA and 1 year at Norris Middel School - $500
4/1/2015North Central Area Education Office Professionals  Parent or Grandparent that is an NAEOP Member - See counseling for application$300
10/31/2015NSA Stokes Program WWW25 ACT/3.0 GPAUp to $30,000 per year
3/31/2017NSMD, Burt & Becky Whedon Memorial Scholarship Download Requirements: * Must be a U.S. citizen. Please provide a photocopy of your birth certificate or U.S. Passport. * Must reside in Nebraska. * Must be a high school senior planning to attend an accredited four-year college or university during the 2017-'18 academic year. * Current GPA and Class Rank, verified by your high school. * Copy of official ACT or SAT scores. * Letter of recommendation from a teacher or guidance counselor. * Essay, as described on page 2 of the uploaded application form. 1,620
 OACCW   Catholic Female - Pick up application in counseling office$500
3/14/2015Offutt Enlisted Spouses Club WWWdependent of active duty, retured or deceased enlisted military personnel 
4/1/2017Omaha Area Retired School Employees Assn. Scholarship Download Nebraska college or university; Education. OPS high school graduate. Essay (brief statement) required. Application: See uploaded application. $1000
4/15/2017Omaha Builders Exchange ScholarshipDownload Eligibility: *Be an employee of a current OBE member company , or child of an OBE member company employee, or a current student enrolled in course work that supports a career in the construction trades. *Be enrolled as an undergraduate in at least 12 credit hours for the Fall of 2017 and 12 credit hours for the Spring of 2018. *Focus of study must be in the construction trades at one of the following accredited Colleges or Universities: UNL; UNK; UNO; Peter Kiewit Institute of Omaha; Metropolitan Community College in Omaha; Southeast Community College in Milford or Lincoln; Hastings College; Iowa Western Community College in Council Bluffs, IA; ITT Techical Institute in Omaha; *Other institutions with construction/engineering programs are subject for approval. * Award of scholarship based on academic performance (min. GPA of 3.0 required), work experience, community involvement and career goals. * Up to 3 scholarships will be awarded.$1000
3/16/2017Omaha Education AssociationDownloadWWWVaries - Fill out the A/B form first, then look to see which scholarships apply to you and fill out the other required forms. See your counselor for instructions on how to apply for these scholarships. Varies
3/17/2017Omaha Legal Professionals AssociationDownload 2.5 GPA, schgol involvement, pursue a career in legal field$500
2/25/2016Omaha Public Schools Elementary School PTA/PTO  Attended Qualified Elementary School (See list on APP) Pick up application in guidance office scholarship drawar or download from NavianceVaries
2/25/2017Omaha Public Schools Middle School PTA ScholarshipDownload Attended qualified OPS Middle School (see application for list) Pick up application in counseling office scholarship drawer or download off NavianceVaries
5/26/2017Omaha Refugee Taskforce/OPS ESL,World Refugee Day ScholarshipDownload Requirements: * Must be a refugee and an 2017 OPS High School graduate. * Plan on attending a 2 or 4 year college or post-secondary training program in 2017-2018. * Provide an unofficial transcript documenting a 2.0 or higher cumulative GPA. * Recommendation - Have two people support your application (School Administrator, Teacher, Counselor, Pastor, or Community Agency Representative) by signing the application form. * Applications must be written neatly or typed. Scholarships will be awarded at the 2017 World Refugee Day Celebration on June 24, 2017. Applications: Use the uploaded application form. $500
3/6/2017Omaha Schools Fndn/Fullerton, SHannon Lee Lloys Memorial ScholarshipDownload To be eligible for this scholarship the applicant must have: Attended Fullerton for at least 3 of your K through 4th Grade years. A cumulative GPA that will allow enrollment in college. Been accepted at an accredited university or community college. 1,000
3/24/2017Omaha Storm Chasers, Chasers Charities-Robinson Athletic Scholarship DownloadWWWEligibility: Be a United States citizen or a permanent resident. Reside in the following counties: Sarpy, Douglas, Cass, Lancaster and Pottawatomie. Have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale. Be African-American, male and female, and a high school student participating in athletics. Be a 2017 high school senior or graduate planning to enroll in a full time undergraduate course of study at an accredited post-secondary institution. Current, complete transcript of grades Letter of support from current supervising principal, coach or guidance counselor Statement of how and why sports have been important in your life (500-700 words).500
3/17/2017Omaha Westside Lions ClubDownload 2.0 GPA - vision and/or hearing imparement and/or diabetic. 1000
5/22/2017OPS ESL/Svoboda Family Nuer ScholarshipDownload • For a Nuer Descent and plan on attending a 2 or 4 year college or university program in 2017-18. • Provide an unofficial transcript documenting a 2.0 or higher cumulative GPA. • Recommendation - Have two people support your application (School Administrator, Teacher, Counselor, Bilingual Liaison) by signing application. • Complete the application form. Applications must be written neatly or typed. 1,000
2/27/2016Peru State Band and MusicDownloadWWWparticipated in music in h igh school, audition on Tuesday, March 3$500
3/1/2016Peru State College Cooperating School DownloadWWWTop 50% of class, Service and Leadership1/2 Tuition
1/15/2016Peru State Scholarships WWWVariesVaries
4/1/2015PFLAG WWWSee website - pick up paper application in guidance office or download from website$2,500
3/15/2015Phi Delta Kappa  Parent, guardian, or grandparent member of PDK - Pick up paper application in guidance office$500
4/20/2015Phi Delta Theta Fraternity - UNL  Male, Leadershipunknown
4/1/2016Pink Bandana Breast Cancer Download The applicant must be a student who has battled breast cancer, or a student who has a sibling, guardian or biological parent who has battled breast cancer within the past 10 years. 2,000 x 2 year
10/15/2016Presidential Platform ChallengeDownloadWWWSubmit a platform of no more than 1,000 words below. The entry will be judged on your ability to articulate issues, suggest solutions, and argue for your position in a well-organized fashion. Each student’s own platform cannot quote directly from the two major party platforms but can discuss issues that pertain to one or both platforms. You're also required to submit a video of you reading your platform. You can upload your video on a private Youtube Channel and copy and paste the link for your submission. Entries are due no later than midnight on October 15, 2016.  
3/31/2016Prince HallDownload Minority, 2.5 GPAUnknown
3/31/2015Prince Hall Grand Lodge  See paper application in guidance office unknown
11/3/2015Prudential Spirit of Community Award WWWVolunteering$1,000
3/1/2017PVA of America- McAleer/Pierce Memorial SchoalrshipDownloadWWW Graduating student with a permanent physical disability or a graduating student who has a parent(s) with a permanent physical disability. Essay required. Applicant must complete a College Funding Estimator worksheet.[Go online to www.educationquest.org and click on College Funding Estimator 2016-2017. For help, call 402-391-4033.] In addition, students are required to submit a 250-word essay that provides a brief description of the permanent physical disability situation, a synopsis of the student’s high school activities and plans for their future education. The application, 250-word essay, and funding estimator results must be submitted by March 1, 2017 and sent to the address indicated in the letterhead. Application and more requirements: Use uploaded application form. For more information, go online to www.greatplainspva.org. 2,500
2/25/2017Que LLeva Cafe Download Undoccumented Immigrant, Latino, Financial NeedVaries
4/1/2017Ray of Hope Character Scholarship Download  [By Nomination.] Criteria for Selection: 1. A graduating Nebraska senior or will be entering first year of college. 2. Must live in Nebraska and be a citizen of the United States. 3. Exemplifies what it is to be a “Rae of HOPE”: Helping Other People Everyday. 4. Follow up information may be requested from nominee, nominator and/or endorser. Application: Use uploaded nomination form. 1,000
3/31/2017Raymond G. AlvineDownloadWWWUS Citizen, 3.0 GPA, 24 ACT, Mechanical, electrical, or architectural engineering Up to $5,000
3/31/2017Rehabilitation Association of Nebr., Lillian Gross Educational Scholarship Download Field of Education or Interpreter for Hearing Impaired. Student with disability or student planning to be an interpreter for hearing impaired. May be a high school senior planning to major in this area. Application Criteria and Procedures: 1) Be a graduate or undergraduate student in the field of education for individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing, interpreting for the deaf or a related area. You may be a high school senior planning to major in this area. 2) Complete a Scholarship Application. 3) Provide at least one letter of recommendation. 4) Complete the Statement of Disability, if applicable. 500
3/31/2017Rehabilitation Association of Nebraska, Bonnie Watson-Peterson Scholarship Download Rehabilitation or Human Service. For a student with a disability in the field of Rehabilitation or a related area, Graduate or undergraduate.This includes study in the area of rehabilitation, human services, social work, psychology, occupational therapy, social work, counseling or related occupations. Criteria & Procedures: 1) Be a graduate or undergraduate student in the field of rehabilitation or a related area. You may be a high school senior planning to major in the field of rehabilitation or a related area. 2) Complete a Scholarship Application. 3) Provide at least one letter of recommendation.500
1/31/2016Rockhurst University WWWVaries - see website - 22 ACT +Varies - up to full ride
3/6/2017Salvation Army, DJ's Hero Award ScholarshipDownload  [By nomination] The D.J.'s Hero Award Scholarship is unique in that it honors the "unsung hero" who has overcome challenges and demonstrated leadership and commitment to his/her community. New Requirement: Essay: (not to exceed 250 words) on why you are deserving of this very special recognition and scholarship. The presentation of the D.J.’s Hero Awards will be at The Salvation Army D.J.’s Hero Awards Luncheon on Tuesday, May 11, 2017, Embassy Suites Omaha-La Vista Hotel & Conference Center. Attendance is required by all scholarship recipients. Application: contact your school counselor or guidance office before the March 6th deadline for possible nomination. 10,000
4/1/2017SAME Omaha Post Needs-Based ScholarshipDownload  [By Nomination.] Requirements: 1. High school senior. 2. Preference will be given to those students participating Omaha Post's Student Mentoring Program or similar Post or school sponsored engineering/architectural activities. 3. GPA 2.5 or higher. 4. Preference will be given to students who have demonstrated financial need (candidates should be participating in the free and reduced price school meal program). 5. Essay (250 words). 6. Must anticipate entering an engineering/architectural program or a related field at any accredited university/college.2500
4/15/2017Sarpy County Farm Bureau, Home Economics/Agricultural ScholarshipDownload Home Economics or Agriculture Field. Sarpy County resident Applicants will be judged on the following criteria: scholastic ability, extra-curricular activities, and two personal recommendations. $1000
4/1/2017Sertoma Club of Omaha Nursing ScholarshipDownload 3.0 GPA and pursue a career in nursing $1,200
3/24/2017South High AlumniDownload Pick up paper application in counseling office1,000, many available
2/24/2017South High-Omaha School Foundation - Multiple Scholarships AvailableDownloadWWWVaries Come into the counseling office and pick up an application packet which has the additional applications for Super 13, Future Educators, Field Club Elemenatry,and Fullerton Elementary There are multiple scholarships available.$250 to $5,000
10/23/2015South Omaha Business Association (SOBA)  2.5GPA or higher, ACT of 18 or higher, interested in or pursuing a degree in busiess at METRO2 scholarships for $500 each
4/7/2017Stacy Klinger Memorial SchoalrshipDownloadWWWBe a South High SeniorVaries
3/1/2017State Farm Good Neighbor ScholarshipDownloadWWW2.5-3.2 Unweighted GPA, US Citizen$2,500
4/22/2016Student InsightsDownloadWWWfill out online student surveyup to $4,000
2/1/2017Susan Thompson BuffettDownloadWWW2.5 GPA, Financial NeedFull tuition for any Nebraska Public School
3/2/2015The Center for Jewish Life WWWVarious - see website or Mrs. Mahoney in the guidance office for more informationVaries
6/1/2017The OMBAR "Aspiring Business Professional" Scholarship ProgramDownloadWWW Intends to pursue a business related field at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Has a demonstrable record of academic success. Has a passion and drive for a business career. 1,000
3/1/2016True Potential Scholarship WWWDeferred Action for Childhood Arirvals (DACA) (Dream Act)Full tuition at Nebraska or Iowa Community College - Pick up app in counseling office
11/2/2015True Red Scholarship WWWMust be admitted ot UNL by NOV 2ndUnspecified amount, Priority acess to housing, Expidited scholarships, First pick for classes, Free gift give aways!
3/15/2016Union Pacific Railroad Council of Native American Heritage ScholarshipDownloadWWW1. US citizen 2. Member of Tribe 3. Gpa of 2.5 4. Community Involvement/Cultural Awareness500 to 1000
2/1/2016University of Nebraska, Kearney WWWVariesUp to full tuition
3/4/2016University of Nebraska, Kearney MusicDownloadWWWMust Audition ***Application is due 2 weeks prior to audition--see websiteVaries
4/28/2017UNK White Owl (Males)Download Applicants are not obligated in any way to join the Fraternity of Phi Gamma Delta or any other fraternal organization at UNK, nor are winners selected based on their interest in Phi Gamma Delta. This opportunity is intended to assist qualified candidates in realizing their potential as university scholars. Applicants must be a first year MALE freshman student at UNK, and enrolled in at least 12 credit hours in the fall semester. Scholarships will be awarded by September 1, 2017. One scholarship of $500 will be awarded. Selection is based on demonstrated academic performance, leadership, community involvement, and response to application question. Applicants may be interviewed on-campus over the summer after New Student Enrollment.500
11/15/2015UNK/Omaha World Herald HUBDownloadWWW30 ACT - top 10% of classFull tuition, room and board
2/1/2016UNK: Multicultural Community Service ScholarshipDownloadWWWCommunity/School Involvement, Promote Diversity, must apply and be accepted to UNKFull Tuition (4years)
2/1/2016UNK: Peter Kiewit Foundation Educator's Opportunity Scholarship WWWFluencey in reading, writing, and speaking Spanish, must major in Education, must apply and be accepted to UNK$1,000-$10,000 per year, renewable for up to 4 years
2/1/2016UNL Diversity Enhancement Scholarship WWWAcademic preparedness, diversity, life experiencesVaries - up to full tuition
12/1/2015UNO Air Force ROTC SCHOLARSHIPDownloadWWWACT 26, GPA 3.0Up to full tuition
3/1/2016UNO ALUMNI SCHOLARS WWWACT 24 AND top 25% of the class or 3.5 GPA. To apply you must go to your Mavlink account and fill out the general scholarship application. If you have questions see your counselor$2,500 per year up to 4 years
12/15/2015UNO College of Business Scholars AcademyDownloadWWWCareer in Business - Apply online at link of pick up paper application in counseling office$2,500 each year and $2,000 to study abroad
2/28/2016UNO Goodrich WWWAcademic and financial needFull tuition and books
3/15/2016UNO Phillip Schrager Scholarship ProgramDownloadWWWLeadership, 3.25 GPA$15,000 Per year
12/15/2016UNO PKI ScholarshiipDownloadWWWEngineering or IT, 30 ACT, 3.5 GPAFull Ride
3/1/2016Urban League of Nebaska ScholarshipDownloadWWW1. Nebraska Resident 2. GPA of 2.5 or higher 3. 10 hours of community involvement 4.Have taken ACT or SAT 
3/17/2017US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce Scholarships Download Asian Pacific Island Heritage Various Scholarships (Check website) 
 USHLI Scholarship  DACA, 2.5 GPA, in U.S. before age 16--FLYER in Guidance Office$500-$1000
 Varsity Tutors College Scholarship ContestDownloadWWWStudents must write an essay between 200 and 900 words that answers the question of the month. Essays will be judged on a variety of standards and online voting from peers1,000
11/1/2015Voice Of Democracy  Flyer in Guidance OfficeU.S. Citizen or Lawful Permenant Resident. Essay read on CD. Up to $30,000 and a trip to DC
1/29/2016Wayne State Art and DesignDownloadWWW10 jpgs of art or designVarious
11/1/2015Wichita State WWW3.5 GPA & ACT 24Varies - up to full ride
4/30/2016Wichita State University MIdwest Student Exchange WWW2.5 GPA, 21 ACT1/2 of Tuition
12/31/2016William B. Ruggles Journalist ScholarshipDownload he William B. Ruggles Right to Work Journalism Scholarship is available to undergraduate and graduate students majoring in journalism or a related field. This scholarship is based upon scholastic ability and interest in the work of the Institute. You must demonstrate potential to successfully complete an accredited journalism program and also submit an essay to be eligible for this award.2,000
1/29/2017You Deserve It ScholarshipDownloadWWWLegal resident, 16 or older1000