2016-17 Ace Scholarships

For the 2016-17 year the ACE Scholarship fund has received good news.  The Legislature appropriated an additional $250,000 for the scholarship program.  However, due to the growth of the program and the number of students applying we will be maintaining the two courses per term limit that we used for the 2015-16 year.  Below are the dates when applications can start being submitted and the deadlines:

  • Summer 2016 (course start date July 1 or later)
    • Applications open April 1 (July 15 for Career Program of Study)
    • Deadline – Sept. 15
  • Fall 2016
    • Applications open August 1 (October 15 for Career Program of Study)
    • Deadline – December 15
  • Winter 2016
    • Applications open November 1 (January 15 for Career Program of Study)
    • Deadline – March 31
  • Spring 2017
    • Applications open November 15 (March 15 for Career Program of Study)
    • Deadline – May 15
  • Summer 2017 (course start date prior to July 1)
    •  Applications open April 1 (May 15 for Career Program of Study)
    • Deadline – July 1

To view list of participating schools and to download an ACE Scholarship application, please click here or visit https://ccpe.nebraska.gov/ACE.