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Independent Cattlemen of Nebraska Jim Hannah Memorial Scholarship…..Open to a child of a member of the Ind. Cattlemen of NE planning to attend college in the Fall.  The characteristics of being truthful, displaying honest, friendship and a commitment to a cause are reasons to apply…..$500…..Apr. 30

Norden Club of Lincoln Foundation Scholarship…..This group’s goal is to preserve the cultural heritage of Scandinavia – Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.  Applicants must live within 100 miles of Lincoln, complete and essay and the application…$1000…..May 1

University of Nebraska – Kearney Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity Balanced Man Scholarship…..Offered to male applicants who will be attending UNK in the fall of 2018.  There is not a requirement to join the fraternity in order to be eligible to apply or win…$1000…..May 15

*Association of Information Technology Professionals…..graduates looking to further their education at a post-secondary school in Nebraska, Iowa, Missouri, Kansas, North Dakota or South Dakota with the goal of achieving an associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer Science or a related field.  Instructions and applications are available at www.aitpomaha.org  …..June 1

NSCS Advantage, (Wayne, Chadron, Peru)…..Federal Pell eligibility as determined by the FAFSA and meet the admissions criteria for the particular school you plan to attend. These funds are first come, first served basis so don’t wait to file.  Nscs.edu/nscs-advantage.htm …..June 1 (Opens Oct. 1)

Horatio Alger National Career and Technical Scholarship Program…..applicants must be graduates of 2018, enroll in a 2 year or less degree or certificate program to begin in the Fall 2018, demonstrate Pell eligibility and be a U.S. Citizen.  Apply online at application.horatioalger.org  …..up to $2500…..June 15 

Jim Hurlbert Memorial Baseball Scholarship…..Applicants must have been a Nebraska American Legion Baseball player in their last year of Legion Baseball eligibility and/or graduating senior, must attend a post-secondary institution within Nebraska and have maintained a GPA in the upper ½ of your graduating class. Selection will be made based on academic achievement, financial need and school/community involvement. Applications are available on-line at http://www.nebraskalegion.net/programs/scholarships.html…..$500…..June 15

Nebraska Democratic Women’s Caucus Inspiring Women Scholarship…..Female applicants who are active in their communities and progressive politics are invited to apply with an essay up to 500 words about a female Democreatic politician or community activist who inspired their own community service and political involvement…..$500….July 1

University of Nebraska – Kearney Phi Delta Theta James P. Comeford Memorial Scholarship…..Male applicants must enroll for 12 or more hours in the Fall 2018.  Applicants must represent the cultivation of friendship among its members, the individual acquirement of a high degree of sound learning and attainment of a high personal standard of morality.  Must have a 3.0 or higher GPA, active service participation, attainment of leadership position within an organization or demonstration of work experience……$1000…..July 31


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Apr 19, 2018, 5:56 AM