Monthly Archives: October 2015

LSW Financial Aid Night

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LSW’s Financial Aid Night for seniors and their families will be held on Tuesday, November 17th at 6:30 pm in the Auditorium. College admission, types of financial aid, scholarships and FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) completion will be discussed during this hour-long presentation, which is presented by Anders Peterson from EducationQuest. Seniors/Juniors (or their parents/guardians) who attend this… Read more »

Scholarship Reminders

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Seniors are reminded to register with ScholarshipQuest ( and national college searches ( to check out such scholarship opportunities as those listed below: 2016 Jim Hurlbut Memorial Baseball Scholarship 2016 Maynard Jensen American Legion Memorial Scholarship Program UNO’s Goodrich Scholarship Program Scholarship Slam – $1,000 – 1 Award (Deadline: November 6, 2015) “Mean Stinks” Scholarship – $10,000 – 3 Awards… Read more »

Wellesley College Webinars

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Can’t visit Wellesley? Join them for the online information sessions this fall that are listed below: Wellesley Information Session Thursday, October 8 4:00-5:00 pm DST* Wellesley Information Session Wednesday, October 28 6:00-7:00 pm DST* Financial Aid & Affordability Information Session Monday, November 16 5:00-6:00 pm EST* Wellesley Information Session Wednesday, December 2 8:30-9:30 am EST* A few notes: *All info… Read more »

Penn State’s Schreyer Honors College Webinar

Penn State’s Schreyer Honors College “Meet the Dean” webinar will take place on Monday, November 2 at 7:00 p.m. ET. Schreyer Honors College Dean Brady, current SHC Scholars and our Admissions team will be online to visit with students and parents and talk about the benefits of Penn State and the Honors College. Pre-registration is not required. Visit to access the virtual… Read more »

Central Plains Education & Training Voucher Program

Central Plains Center for Services, through a contracted partnership with the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services, administers the Education and Training Voucher (ETV) Program. This program provides financial assistance for tuition, fees and books, as well as one-on-one support, for current and former state wards to attend college. Click here to access additional information and application.

Next Generation Leadership Summit

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Participation in the Next Generation Leadership Summit is available to all students participating in one or more of the Nebraska Career and Technical Student Organizations in 9th – 12th grade.  Students must apply by November 15, 2015.  See online application details and more at: The Next Generation Leadership Summit is scheduled to be held January 25, 2016, at the Cornhusker Hotel… Read more »

UNK Scholarship Reminders

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Omaha World Herald/Kearney Hub Scholarship: The Omaha World Herald/Kearney Hub scholarship is UNK’s most prestigious scholarship. High School Seniors with an ACT of 30 or higher, and who rank in the top 10% of their class, are eligible to apply.  The first step is to apply and be admitted to UNK.  Then, the student should complete the application to the… Read more »