The state of Nebraska offers a wide range of scholarships to the students who are permanent residents of the state as well as to those who are enrolled or planning to enroll in one of the accredited universities, colleges or any other educational institutions. These scholarships help a huge number of students by providing them with enough money to fund their educational expenses. Students who are enrolled in universities and colleges such as Creighton University, Bellevue University and the University of Nebraska (UN) are awarded scholarships in order to relieve them of the heavy financial burden of college costs. The federal government, the Nebraska state corporation, private companies, organizations, different universities, colleges, and other educational institutes provide the scholarship money to students who have high academic status, actively participated in community service and other programs, and to those who demonstrate a financial need.


Filling the FAFSA form is very important to check for what scholarships you are eligible for.


The different financial aids offered by the federal government, state corporations, private organizations and institutions include student loans, grants, scholarships, and work-study programs. The money received as student loans and need-based grants is to be paid back to the provider whereas the scholarships and work-study programs need not be repaid. The financial aids are broadly classified as need-based and merit-based. Scholarships are mostly merit-based. These financial aids help the students to meet the educational expenses and pursue higher education.

The residents, as well as the students of universities and colleges of the state of Nebraska, are offered scholarships that provide enough money for the students to pay their tuition and fees, accommodation, books and supplies, and other college costs. Given below are few of the scholarships offered to the students of the state of Nebraska:-

  • Lincoln Legal Professionals Association Scholarship: The students who wish to pursue higher education are awarded the Lincoln Legal Professionals Association Scholarship that provides the fund to cover the educational needs of the students.

  • Urban League of Nebraska, Inc. Multicultural Association Scholarship: The Urban League of Nebraska, Inc. Multicultural Association Scholarship is awarded to students who are seeking post-secondary education in the state of Nebraska.

Application Deadline

January 31st, 2020

Award Amount

$1,500

Awards Available

1

Email Address

info@thecollegemonk.com

Contact Number

(720) 789-2907

Application Deadline

January 31st, 2020

Award Amount

$1,000

Awards Available

1

Email Address

info@thecollegemonk.com

Contact Number

(720) 789-2907

Application Deadline

June 30, 2019

Award Amount

$2,500

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Contact Number

800 788-3368

Application Deadline

December 07, 2018

Award Amount

$2,500

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Email Address

comcast@applyists.com

Contact Number

855-670-4787

Application Deadline

March 16, 2019

Award Amount

$3,500

Awards Available

4

Website

Link

Email Address

jacinda@niada.com

Contact Number

800-682-3837

Application Deadline

February 01, 2020

Award Amount

$2,000

Awards Available

10

Website

Link

Email Address

scholarships@ffa.org

Contact Number

317-802-6099

Application Deadline

February 01, 2019

Award Amount

$1,000

Awards Available

1

Website

Link

Email Address

scholarships@ffa.org

Contact Number

317-802-6099

Application Deadline

May 01, 2019

Award Amount

$2,500

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Contact Number

312-399-0370

Application Deadline

June 01, 2019

Award Amount

$10,000

Awards Available

10

Website

Link

Email Address

prom@ducktapeclub.com

Contact Number

440-937-7096

Application Deadline

January 01, 2019

Award Amount

Varies

Awards Available

2

Website

Link

Email Address

Scholarship@elks.org

Contact Number

773-755-4732

Application Deadline

March 02, 2019

Award Amount

$500

Awards Available

1

Website

Link

Email Address

web@oxbowanimalhealth.com

Contact Number

800-249-0366

Application Deadline

December 01, 2018

Award Amount

$8,000

Awards Available

1

Website

Link

Email Address

foundation@aqha.org

Contact Number

806-378-5040