Announcements January 9, 2019

Applications are now available for the 2019 University of Nebraska–Lincoln DREAMBIG Academy. This FREE program is a great opportunity for students to learn about business, their strengths and how they can leverage them in a career. Please spread the word to your high school juniors about the DREAMBIG Academy held July 21-25, 2019. You can nominate students and tell them to apply at: business.unl.edu/dreambig.

Those who apply should meet at least one of the following criteria:

  • Current high school junior with a 2.5 GPA or higher
  • First generation college student
  • Qualifies for free and reduced lunch program
  • Experience with diverse communities
  • Interested in business

The deadline to apply is Friday, March 15.

Click HERE for application

Attending the DREAMBIG Academy will qualify students for the Nebraska Emerging Leaders Scholarship, worth $8,000 over the course of four years.

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Click HERE for application

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SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES FROM “BEAUTY CHANGES LIVES”

“Beauty Changes Lives” is offering substantial scholarships for Cosmetology students. Don’t miss out! They are great opportunities to help with your education at Joseph’s College. “Beauty Changes Lives” scholarship information is available at https://beautychangeslives.org/. Call us at 402-904-6461 or visit us online at josephscollege.edu should have any questions about Financial Aid, enrolling, or taking a personalized tour of any of our six campuses.

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2019 Nebraska Actuaries Club Scholarship Application

Scholarship application must be received no later than March 31, 2019

Click HERE for application

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Nebraska Aviation Trades Association 2019 Scholarship

Applications must be received by March 15, 2019

Click HERE for application

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Computer Science
Summer Workshop
July 7-20, 2019
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

 

The Jeffrey S. Raikes School of Computer Science and Management at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln is pleased to announce a summer learning opportunity for high school students. We are hosting “Innovate: The Raikes School Way” and “Girls Who Innovate: The Raikes School Way”, computer science workshops that will be led by Executive Director of the Raikes School, Steve Cooper. Students will participate in a two-week, project based, on-campus workshop, where they will learn basic programming skills and receive instruction from Nebraska faculty, as well as have an opportunity to experience what classes can be like in the Raikes School.
What: “Innovate: The Raikes School Way” & “Girls Who Innovate: The Raikes School Way”

For: High School Students (primarily the graduating class of 2020)

Where: University of Nebraska–Lincoln

When: July 7-20, 2019

Cost: $525 (limited need-based scholarship opportunities are available)

Programming Experience: None needed (in fact, no experience is preferred)

Application Deadline: March 29, 2019

Interested participants are able to find more details and application materials at http://raikes.unl.edu/summerworkshops.