Monthly Archives: January 2017

LIBA Scholarship Reminder

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Seniors are reminded  LIBA’s annual scholarships, in which eight $1000 scholarships are awarded. The application is attached at the direct link below, Application must be postmarked by March 31, 2017 http://liba.org/wp-content/uploads/LIBA-Scholarship-Application-2017.pdf If you have questions please contact Jessica Monroe at Office: 402.323.6777 or jessica.monroe@bancwise.com  

Todd Francis Creative Research Scholarship Awards

Through the Foundation for Lincoln Public Schools, the Todd Francis Creative Research Scholarship Awards were initiated in 1991 as a memorial to Todd Francis’s passion in science, language, and the humanities. Over 11 years, 80 projects have been funded, involving over 200 students and 27 faculty members. Support will be provided for projects that stimulate creativity, and involve actions that… Read more »

D.J.’s Hero Scholarship Awards

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The Salvation Army will be accepting nominations for the 2017 D.J.’s Hero Awards until the post-marked deadline of March 6, 2017. Given in memory of D.J. Sokol, the awards recognize Nebraska high school seniors who exemplify D.J.’s dedication to faith, selfless acts for others and commitment to the community.  Honorees receive a $10,000 scholarship toward their selected university or college…. Read more »

OU’s Spring Open House

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OU’s biggest open house of the spring semester, Sooner Saturday, will be held on Saturday, April 29th! This event is for high school juniors and their parents. Students will learn about the Sooner family, take part in information sessions, tour our campus and residential colleges, and so much more! To learn more about this event, visit http://www.ou.edu/content/admissions/events/sooner-saturday.html, or call OU’s… Read more »

ASVAB Test

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LSW will be offering the ASVAB (Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery) on February 2nd. Students may register for this free assessment in the Counseling Center. The ASVAB is a multiple-aptitude battery that measures developed abilities and helps predict future academic and occupational success in the military. It is administered annually to more than one million military applicants, high school, and… Read more »

Coolidge Scholarship

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The Coolidge Schoalrship is a full-ride scholarship that covers a student’s tuition, room, board, and expenses for four years of undergraduate study. Any high school junior who plans to enroll in college in the fall of 2018 and is an American citizen or legal permanent resident is eligible to apply. For more information and to apply, visit https://coolidgescholars.org/ Deadline: February… Read more »

UNL’s DreamBIG Academy

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Juniors are reminded that the sixth annual DreamBIG Academy (Develop, risk, Empower, Achieve, Maximize, Build, Innovate, Grow) will be held Sunday through Thursday, July 16-20 at UNL. The DreamBIG Academy provides diverse, upcoming high school seniors the opportunity to learn about the dynamic world of business and potential career opportunities at the College of Business Administration at UNL. It emphasizes… Read more »

Fashion Institute of Technology

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In May of every year, the FIT campus becomes an extended gallery, as the graduating students in the School of Art and Design display their work for all to see. These accomplished students create pieces in 17 disciplines, ranging from advertising and graphic design to computer animation to fashion. The Museum at FIT, campus lobbies, and various display cases are… Read more »

Kids Chance of Nebraska Scholarship

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Kids’ Chance of Nebraska is once again offering two $5,000 scholarships to Nebraska students! Applicants must have at least one custodial parent, step-parent or legal guardian who has been killed or sustained injuries that have had a significant adverse effect on family income in a work-related accident that has been documented and accepted as compensable or found to be compensable… Read more »