Creighton University & UNO – Army ROTC Scholarship

Please click here for info about the Army ROTC scholarship available through Creighton University & UNO. This scholarship is open to high school juniors and seniors. The next deadline is December 26, 2012. The scholarship covers 100% tuition, $1,200 a year for books, and a monthly stipend ranging from $300 – $500. For more info, contact Maureen J. Minder, Captain, US Army Enrollment & Scholarship Officer at 402-280-1154.

Optimist Club of Lincoln

Click here to view information from the Optimist Club of Lincoln, which is offering two scholarships for graduating high school seniors. The scholarships are valued at $1,000 each and are available to a senior who plans on attending a post-secondary institution in Nebraska within a year of graduation. The deadline is February 1, 2013. For more information, please contact Addie Morrissey at 402-483-6899 or Phyllis Spahn at 402-489-7955.

Nebraska Mosaic Scholarship

The Nebraska Mosaic Scholarship will provide a LPS senior with $1,500 toward a first year at UNL. A student choosing to enroll in the College of Journalism and Mass Communications will receive an additional $500. Applicants must produce an essay on the subject “My Refugee Experience.” To learn more, click the Nebraska Mosaic Scholarship link, which has a March 1, 2013 deadline.