Scholarship Reminders

Seniors are reminded to visit ScholarshipQuest for updated local, regional & Nebraska-based scholarships. In addition, there are several national scholarship searches listed at ScholarshipQuest and the LSW Counseling Center’s website.

New scholarships include:

  • Full Sail University’s Aspiring Fashion Professional Scholarship $1,000 scholarship
  • Full Sail University’s Aspiring Animation Professional Scholarship $1,000 scholarship
    • http://www.animationcareerreview.com/animationcareerreviewcom-aspiring-animation-professional-scholarship-program
    • Deadline: June 1, 2016
  • Lincoln Community Foundation Scholarships (Starting December 15th)

    • http://www.lcf.org/scholarships & ScholarshipQuest
    • JENNIE (MCDOWELL) AND HARLAN LAYTON SCHOLARSHIP – LANCASTER CO., NEEligibility: Graduating seniors from public high schools in Lincoln/Lancaster County, NE.Criteria: Any 2‐ or 4‐year college, “B” average or below (3.49 or below on 4.0 scale), financial need.
    • MARGARET AND MAX PUMPHREY SCHOLARSHIPEligibility: Graduating seniors or former graduates of a high school in Lancaster County, NebraskaCriteria: 2‐ or 4‐year college in Nebraska, financial need.
    • THOMAS C. WOODS, JR. SCHOLARSHIPEligibility: Graduating seniors from a public or private high school in the following counties in Nebraska: Adams, Butler, Cass, Clay, Fillmore, Gage,Hamilton, Jefferson, Johnson, Lancaster, Nemaha, Nuckolls, Otoe, Pawnee, Polk, Richardson, Saline, Saunders, Seward, Thayer, Webster and York.Criteria: Academic success, will attend college in Nebraska, financial need.
    • MIRIAM CROFT MOELLER CITIZENSHIP AWARDEligibility: Graduating seniors from public or private high schools in Lincoln, NebraskaCriteria: Interest in citizenship, meet minimum standards for college admission, full‐time student.
    • JOHN BRESLOW SCHOLARSHIPSEligibility: Current employees* or dependents of current employees* of Matheson/LinweldCriteria: 2 or 4‐year college, preference to majors in welding, industrial distribution or field that enhances work at Matheson/Linweld.
    • ARNOLD H. WHITE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPEligibility: Graduating seniors or former graduates from high schools in the communities of Lyons, Lincoln and Fairbury in NebraskaCriteria: 2‐ or 4‐year college, financial need, preference to 1st generation college students.
    • PHIL HECKMAN SCHOLARSHIPEligibility: Graduating seniors from public or private high schools in Lincoln, NebraskaCriteria: Academic success, will attend Doane College (Crete campus), financial need
    • HAYMARKET GALLERY EMERGING ARTISTS SCHOLARSHIPEligibility: Graduating seniors or former graduates from public or private high schools in Lancaster County, Nebraska, or college students who reside in Lancaster County, NebraskaCriteria: Major in Art, resident of Lancaster County, artistic promise.
    • COLLEEN FARRELL GERLEMAN SCHOLARSHIPEligibility: Graduating seniors from public or private high schools in Lincoln, Nebraska, including previous recipients of the Gerleman ScholarshipCriteria: Academic success, college in Nebraska (undergraduate), financial need.
    • ALFRED & ESTHER EGGERLINGMIDLAND UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIPEligibility: Graduating seniors who will attend Midland or current Midland studentsCriteria: Ability to succeed in college, financial need
    • GEORGE & LYNNA GENE COOK SCHOLARSHIPEligibility: Seniors or graduates from any high school in Nebraska, or completed GEDCriteria: 3.0+ GPA, major in ministry or education, preference to members of First Church of God.
    • JENNINGS B. AND BEULAH G. HAGGERTY SCHOLARSHIPEligibility: Graduating seniors from public or private high schools in Lincoln, NebraskaCriteria: Top 1/3 of class, 2‐ or 4‐year college in Nebraska, financial need.
    • MILDRED FRY SCHOLARSHIPSEligibility: Graduating seniors, former graduates or students who completed their GED and reside in NebraskaCriteria: In foster care at any point in life, plans to attend 2‐ or 4‐year college or university, financial need
    • BRENDA BROWN DESATNICK MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPEligibility: Female former graduate of any high school in USACriteria: Preference to females over age 25 who reside in Lancaster County, Nebraska; financial need; interest in becoming self‐supporting and independent.
    • Harley J. Bair Rotary ScholarshipEligibility: Current graduating senior of a public or private school in Lincoln, Ne.Criteria: Attending 2‐4 year college or university.
    • GLADYS D. GOODSON SCHOLARSHIPEligibility: Graduating seniors from any high school in Nebraska or current college students attending college in NebraskaCriteria: Pursuing degree in nursing, college in Nebraska, 3.0 GPA, financial need.
    • CPCULAWRENCE “LARRY” FRAZIER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPEligibility: Graduating seniors or former graduates of high schools in NebraskaCriteria: Full‐time student, 2‐ or 4‐year college in Nebraska, preference to majors in aviation, insurance or law, preference to participants in Boy Scouts or Girl Scouts.
    • RALPH & JEAN CUCA SCHOLARSHIPEligibility: Graduating seniors from Lincoln Public Schools in Lincoln, NebraskaCriteria: Financial need, academic achievement.
    • JANE T. ANDERSON SCHOLARSHIPEligibility: Graduating seniors from public high schools in Lancaster County, NebraskaCriteria: Major in Art, Art History or Museumology, scholastic performance and artistic talent.
  • National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA)
  • Titan Machinery Scholarship
    • http://www.titanmachinery.com/service-tech-sponsor-program or ScholarshipQuest
    • Deadline: March 1, 2016