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Local Scholarships

November 05, 2020

Local Scholarship

UPDATED: SEPTEMBER 23, 2021

Date Due Individual Scholarships

Various Dates

TEAMMATES SCHOLARSHIPS - open October 1st - Many different scholarships - too many to list.  Various deadlines.  Must be involved in Teammates organization. OPEN

Teammates Scholarship Info Packet

Holt County Teammates Scholarship Application

11/5/21

Elks Gary Kelly Memorial Scholarship

Elks Gary Kelly Memorial Scholarship CLOSED  - hand in to Ruppert by Nov 2

11/5/21

Ainsworth Elks Lodge 1790

Past Exalted Ruler Scholarship CLOSED -Hand in to Ruppert by Nov 2

11/5/21

Ainsworth Elks Lodge 1790 - Vocational Scholarship

Ainsworth Elks -Vocational

CLOSED -Hand in to Ruppert by Nov 2

11/5/21

Ainsworth Elks Lodge 1790

JB FERGUSON GOLF SCHOLARSHIP CLOSED - hand in to Ruppert by Nov 2

11/14/21

West Holt Medical Services Foundation Scholarship

WH Medical Foundation Scholarship

*follow instructions carefully -  open to seniors interested in a health related field - OPEN - hand in to Ruppert by 11-11-21 -  will open again in spring and be due 4/15/22

11/15/21

Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship  - Must be Done Online

Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship Application OPEN

12/1/21

 

Hagan Foundation Scholarship 

(click on, then go to "brochure" for information and criteria) 

OPEN - turn in on line

1/14/22

Central Nebraska Community Action Partnership - Mary Dusek Head Start Scholarship - can send on your own or hand in to Mrs. Ruppert by December 18th or submit on your own. OPEN.   

Head Start Application /INFO

 

1/14/21 Smith Family Diversity Scholarship-   OPEN- Application is due ONLINE by January 14th. 
1/15/21

2020 Catholic Women Schol.pdf

CLOSED - hand in to Ruppert by JANUARY 13th

1/20/21

Nebraska Poultry Education Scholarship - for students interested in the poultry industry - application is done ONLINE and due Jan 20, 2021 -CLOSED 

Nebraska Poultry Education Scholarship

1/31/21

Elks Legacy Scholarship CLOSED must be done online

Elks Legacy Scholarship Application

1/31/21

Nebraska Educational Office Professionals Association (NEOPA) - $500 - Please turn in to Mrs. Ruppert no later than 1-28-21 OR submit via email to: neopainfo@gmail.com - CLOSED

NEOPA Website

Application Materials

1/31/21

ACACIA Fraternity Scholarship - for freshmen males attending UNL.  Must be done online -

Acacia Fraternity Scholarship  OPEN

2/1/21

Susan Thompson Buffet Scholarship - CLOSED Go to 

The Susan Thompson Buffet Foundation 

This is a substantial scholarship and the process in lengthy, start early, the website shows criteria and videos with tips on applying.  Submit ONLINE.

2/1/21

Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship - Application and more information can be found at :Jackie Robinson Foundation Homepage - all submissions must be done online.  CLOSED

2/4/21

 

2021 Nebraska Rural Schools Association Scholarship-for students planning to become teachers, counselors or media specialists - CLOSED - NRCSA Scholarship App -hand in to Ruppert by 2-3-21

2/4/21

NRCSA - Gary Fisher Fine Arts Scholarship - for students who excel in fine arts and are planning to major in fine arts in college. - CLOSED  Gary Fisher Fine Arts Scholarship App - hand in to Ruppert b 2-3-21

2/15/21

Nebraska Society of Professional Engineers - Application and more information can be found at the NSPE Website

Click on "ABOUT" and the Scholarships tab is at the bottom. Is for students planning to enroll in an engineering program.

Please read carefully and hand in to Ruppert no later than 2/11/21. CLOSED

2/21/21 Bill Lewis Scholarship - to provide financial assistance for the education of dependents of current and past officials registered with the Nebraska School Activities Association. $500 - Bill Lewis Scholarship App/Info CLOSED Hand in to Ruppert by Feb 17th.
2/26/21 St. Joseph Home and School Scholarship - for students who graduated 8th grade from St. Joseph and will graduate from WH.  Turn in to Mrs. Ruppert by 2-26-21.  - CLOSED
3/1/21

American Legion Auxillary Scholarships - go to website:  https://nebraskalegionaux.net/scholarships/ (Click on scholarships tab) CLOSED

there are many different scholarships - some may apply to you, some may not. Must have a relative or be a veteran

3/1/21

The Weller Foundation. 

Opens October 1st of every year and is due by March 1st, every year.  Grants will be paid in August for the Fall semester and January for the Spring semester. This is for students attending a community college OR seeking a nursing degree.  This MUST be done online: Weller Grant application - CLOSED

3/1/21

Nebraska Legion Scholarships (Click on and select scholarships on top bar) CLOSED

Jim Hurlbert Baseball Scholarship - DUE JUNE 15

Maynard Jensen Memorial Scholarship

American Legion Eagle Scout

Edgar J. Boschult Memorial Scholarship

American Legion Baseball Player of the Year - DUE JULY 15th

Samsung American Legion - online - must have attended and turned in app at Girls/Boys State last summer

3/1/21

Titan Machinery Sponsorship Program - go to website:CLOSED

http://www.titanmachinery.com/service-tech-sponsor-program

3/1/21

 CNSGA SCHOLARSHIP APP-  Boys & Girls Golf Team Members CLOSED - This is not being offered to our area athletes this year (2021)

Player Scoring Guide - hand in to Ruppert by 2-26-20

3/1/21

Cargill Global Scholars Program- CLOSED Must Attend UNL and pursue Ag-related degree

3/1/21

The Nebraska Academy of Science Website   

Scholarship Application 

CLOSED

3/1/21

SEMA Loan forgiveness/scholarships - For students studying automotive careers - Please see Website @:  SEMA Scholarships CLOSED - APPLY ONLINE

3/1/21

Central Valley Ag - for students seeking a degree in agriculture

ONLINE APP - DUE DATE MARCH 1, 2021 CLOSED

APPLICATION

3/5/21

Northeast Nebraska Telephone Company - Foundation for Rural Service Scholarship - CLOSED -Must be completed and turned in online by March 5, 2021

Information Sheet

NNTC Scholarship

3/6/21

Better Business Bureau Student of Integrity Award- $2000 - access at: BBB website and turn in to Ruppert 

by MARCH 10th CLOSED

3/8/21 Niobrara Valley Electric Goodwill Fund-  Parents or students must be a member of the Niobrara Valley Electric  Membership Corporation - turn in to Ruppert by 3-5-2021 - CLOSED
3/12/21 Sandhills Cattle Association Scholarshipsopen to children and grandchildren of Sandhills Cattle Association members - turn in to Ruppert by 3-10-2021 - CLOSED
3/15/21 Gladys D. Goodson Scholarship - $2500 - for any student in Nebraska OR CURRENT college student attending a college or university in Nebraska pursuing an undergraduate degree in nursing.  You must create an account and submit online GO TO:Gladys Goodson Scholarship -CLOSED
3/15/21

Frederick Will Cronk Scholarship Application

CLOSED (All West Holt Seniors may apply) - hand in to Ruppert by 3-10-21

3/15/21

Nebraska School Counselor Association Scholarship Application - CLOSED- turn in to Ruppert by 3-10-21

3/12/21

Eastern Star Scholarship Application - Bethany Chapter - Turn in to Ruppert by 3-8-21.  CLOSED

3/15/21

Mitchell Equipment WH STUDENTS

CLOSED (Selection is based on WEST HOLT seniors who express interest in returning to area and display good citizenship) turn in to Ruppert by MARCH 10th - WH SENIORS ENCOURAGED TO APPLY FOR BOTH THE WEST HOLT ONLY and the MULTI COUNTY MITCHELL EQUIPMENT SCHOLARSHIPS!!

3/15/21

Mitchell Equipment MULTI COUNTY CLOSED (seniors living in Antelope, Boyd, Brown, Garfield, Holt, Keya Paha, Knox, Loup, Rock, or Wheeler with a specific interest in ag-related field and returning to the area) turn in to Ruppert by March 10th

3/19/21 The Set Me Free Project - Sydney Loofe Memorial Scholarship- Due to Ruppert by 3-17-21 OR submit via email. Sydney Loofe Memorial Scholarship Link CLOSED
3/20/21

RIVERVIEW SCHOLARSHIP APP-ALL Seniors CLOSED

Hand in to Ruppert by 3/17/21

3/23/21

GJW Application -$500 -  CLOSED

hand in to Mrs. Ruppert by 3-18-21

3/23/21

Sandhills Elite Genetics Application- CLOSED  - $250 -hand in to Mrs. Ruppert by 3-18-21

3/25/21

J & J Sanitation Scholarship - CLOSED  - hand in to Mrs. Ruppert by 3-25-21

3/26/21

 Nebraska Press Association Scholarship - for students pursuing newspaper journalism education at a Nebraska college. Please submit via email    CLOSED

Nebraska Press Association Scholarship App

3/29/21

Atkinson-EttesCLOSED (All seniors may apply) hand in to Ruppert by 3-26-21

3/29/21

Werner Scholarship Application -CLOSED (Must attend the Atkinson Methodist Church) hand in by 3-26-21

3/31/21

  Jones Family/Thad Jones Trucking Scholarship

CLOSED (All Seniors may apply)  hand in to Ruppert by

3-26-21

3/31/21

West Holt Booster Club Scholarship-CLOSED (All West Holt Seniors may apply) hand in to Ruppert by 3-26-21

3/31/21

 Nebraska Insurance Federation and Nebraska Actuaries Club CLOSED  - hand in to Ruppert by 3-25-21

3/31/21

Holt County Farm Bureau Memorial Scholarship CLOSED (All Seniors may apply) hand in by 3-26-21

3/31/21

At the Nebraska Society of Mayflower Descendants' Spring Meeting on Sunday, April 26, 2020, the Society will award the sixth Burt & Becky Whedon Memorial Scholarship in the amount of $1,620 to a high school senior planning to attend an accredited 4-year college or university during the 2020-‘21 academic year.

Scholarship applicants must be a resident of Nebraska and a U.S. citizen. Applicants will be evaluated by a written essay, GPA and class rank, ACT or SAT scores, honors received, school or volunteer activities, employment, demonstrated leadership and a letter of recommendation from a teacher or guidance counselor. Mayflower ancestry is NOT a requirement.

Applications must be submitted in ONE .pdf file no later than March 31, 2021 to gmabecky1955@gmail.com

4/1/21

Atkinson-Stuart Country Club CLOSED (Senior golfers may apply, and any students whose parents hold membership) - Hand in to Mrs. Ruppert by 4-1-2021.

4/1/21

Blue Line Metal Works Scholarship App  CLOSED- For Female students enrolling in a criminal justice program and in becoming a law enforcement officer. - Hand in to Mrs. Ruppert by 4-1-2021.

4/1/21

Roll of Excellence Scholarship - Federal Credit Union Services Center - Must be enrolled in the Cervices Center Federal Credit Union - GPA of 3.5 - Must be done online at: SCFCU Scholarship link .   CLOSED

4/1/21

Farmers State Bank Scholarship App

Atkinson CLOSED Open to Seniors attending an in-state 2 OR 4 year college, preference given to student interested  in business or agriculture-related field hand in to Mrs. Ruppert by 3-31-21 OR SUBMIT ONLINE by 4-1-21.

4/1/21

Holt County 4-H Council Senior Scholarship - CLOSED - due to Mrs. Ruppert

by 3-27-21

4/1/21

Tressa Wright Memorial Scholarship

Tressa Wright Memorial Scholarship Application

CLOSED  (All Seniors may apply) hand in by 3-31-21

4/1/21

Chambers/ Davis Community College Scholarship - ANY Community College in NEBRASKA CLOSED- turn in to me by March 26th, 2021

4/1/21

Sandhills Expo Scholarship Info  

CLOSED (Students studying agricultural related fields) Hand in to Ruppert by March 30th

4/1/21

Pink Bandana Scholarship Application CLOSED - NOT OFFERING 2021 DUE TO COVID  Students who have battled breast cancer or have a parent or legal guardian who battled breast cancer) 

4/1/21

Jerry Hollingsworth Memorial Scholarship - CLOSED pursue a four year degree hand in to Ruppert by 3-30-21

4/1/21

Hoegmeyer Seeds Scholarship - Must be done online by April 1 - for students planning to enroll in an ag related field.  Award 10-$500 scholarships .  www.therightseed.com CLOSED

4/1/21

M. Kenneth Drobny Memorial Scholarship

(All seniors may apply)CLOSED hand in by 3-26-21

4/1/21

This must be done online - details are on this guideline sheet  McKenna's Rae of Hope Guidelines   (must study a mental health field) OPEN

4/1/21

 Kaup Application - Kaup Guidlines CLOSED ( Seniors studying agriculture, carpentry, plumbing, electrical, or related fields at a 2-year community or technical school) hand in by

3-30-21

4/1/21

St. Patrick's Altar Society Scholarship CLOSED (Must be a member of St. Patrick's Parish) hand in to Ruppert by

3-30-21

4/1/21

St. Joseph's Altar Society/Knights of Columbus Grant/Scholarship - CLOSED (Seniors who attend St. Joseph Catholic Church) hand in by 4-1-21

4/1/21

American Legion Riders -CLOSED (All seniors can apply) hand in to Ruppert by 4-1-21

4/7/21

West Holt Education Association CLOSED (West Holt Seniors pursuing a degree in teaching) - hand in to Ruppert by April 7th-NEW DUE DATE!!!!!

4/1/21

Abood Scholarship Guidlines CLOSED (Must attend UNK and first generation college student) hand in to Ruppert by 3-27-21

Abood Scholarship App

4/1/21

Vera E. McIntosh Memorial PEO Scholarship 

CLOSED (West Holt females who have community service, high school activities)hand in to

Ruppert by 3-31-21

4/2/21

Upper Elkhorn NRD  CLOSED (resident or family owns land in Upper Elkhorn, pursue natural resources or ag) hand in to Ruppert by 3-23-21

4/2/21

Johnny Baxter Carriage House Foundation Scholarship  (Seniors attending a Community College studying an automotive field) Complete application due to Mrs. Ruppert by March 26th.   Johnny Baxter Carriage House Foundation   CLOSED

4/7/21

Atkinson American Legion AuxiliaryCLOSED  (All seniors may apply) hand in to Ruppert by 4-7-21 

4/2/21

Atkinson American Legion ScholarshipCLOSED (All seniors may apply) hand in to Ruppert by 4-1-21 ****PLEASE INCLUDE PHONE # ON THIS APPLICATION and only put identifying info on 2nd page

4/10/21

Farm Bureau Assorted Scholarships  CLOSED - on your own - online

4/10/21

West Holt Foundation Scholarship CLOSED - - HIGH SCHOOL FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP - 2; $500 Scholarships.  Hand in to Ruppert by April 8,2021

4/12/21

SPEEDEE MART Scholarship - Speedee Mart sponsors a scholarship issued to seniors pursuing any kind of post-secondary education and is distributed by the West Holt Foundation Committee - no application required.  CLOSED- amounts vary accordingly

4/8/21

Atkinson Sons of the Legion Scholarship CLOSED Ruppert by April 8th

4/14/21

Atkinson Lions Club Scholarship CLOSED- must be son or daughter of current Lions Club member -  hand in to Ruppert by April 14th

4/14/21

West Holt Memorial Hospital Healthcare Scholarship CLOSED(senior who pursues a degree in a medical or health related) hand in to Ruppert by April 9th

4/15/21

Fleming Family FoundationCLOSED (ALL SENIORS are eligible) - DUE TO RUPPERT 

BY 4-13-21

4/15/21

West Holt Medical Services Foundation Scholarship

West Holt Medical Foundation Scholarship

*follow instructions carefully -  open to seniors interested in a health related field CLOSED - Hand in to Mrs. Ruppert by 4/9/21

 

4/15/21

Nebraska Coaches Association Scholarship CLOSED (senior who participated 2 years in 2 sports and earned a varsity letter in 2 sports)- APRIL 15th

4/15/21

Jake Elger Memorial Scholarship-  CLOSED (All seniors may apply, IEP student will be given 1st consideration.  Scholarship not based on GPA) hand in to Ruppert by April 9th

4/15/21

2020 Pheasants Forever NiobraraCLOSEDhand in to Ruppert by 4/9/20

4/15/21

TEAMMATES - Holt County Jodell Jones Memorial Scholarship.  For students involved in the Teammates organization. Completed app due to me no later than 4-10-   CLOSED  Holt County Teammates Scholarship Application

4/15/21

James M. Cox Foundation Scholarship      

James M. Cox Map Info

James M. Cox Information   CLOSED  Must attend a Nebraska college.  Due to Mrs. Ruppert no later than APRIL 9th, 2020

4/18/21

Lioness Scholarship  (All seniors may apply) - CLOSED  hand in to Ruppert by April 16th

4/20/21

Geraldine Skopec Teacher Education Scholarship  (West Holt Senior pursuing a degree in education) CLOSED - hand in to Ruppert by April 19th

4/20/21

Charles G. Skopec Science Scholarship (West Holt senior pursuing a degree in science, including medical) CLOSED - hand in to Ruppert by April 19th

4/24/21

Martens Family Scholarship (All seniors may apply, 4-H experience and attendance in the Methodist church given preference. CLOSED - hand in to Ruppert by April 23rd or send on your own

4/30/21

 Olson Repair Scholarship Any seniors enrolling in college for an Automotive/Diesel Mechanic program  -CLOSED hand in to Ruppert by April 29th

4/30/21

 Anchor A Scholarship App link

Download the fillable PDF application at the above link and submit via email to amanda@anchoradesign by April 30th

CLOSED

5/6/21

Jim Hanna Memorial Scholarship - Independent Cattlemen of Nebraska - for any child or grandchild of a member of ICON- hand in to Ruppert by May 6th. -

Hanna Memorial Scholarship App - CLOSED

5/14/21

TC Energy Scholarship - CLOSED Submit online @

TC Energy Pre-Qualification questions - link to app

DUE MAY 14th

5/31/21

PB & J Scholarship - for students whose test scores or GPAs might not be the best but have the drive to succeed. $1000 - must be submitted online by May 31, 2020 at: 

PB & J Scholarship app - CLOSED

6/1/21

Linhart Scholarship

All seniors may apply CLOSED

Should be done via email - applications to be sent via email in pdf form.  See web link for info

6/9/21

Brightfelt Triangle Fraternity Scholarship - for students focused on STEM (Scienc, Technology, Engineering and Math) - at UNL - should be completed online. 

Brightfelt Triangle Fraternity Scholarship Info - CLOSED

 

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