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Local Scholarships

November 05, 2020

Local Scholarship

UPDATED: NOVEMBER 17, 2020

Date Due Individual Scholarships

10/25/20

 

Horatio Alger/AKSARBEN Scholarship Program - CLOSED- Must be done ONLINE @:scholars.horationalger.org

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

11/5/20

Elks Gary Kelly Memorial Scholarship

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

11/5/20

Ainsworth Elks Lodge 1790

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

11/5/20

Ainsworth Elks Lodge 1790 - Vocational Scholarship

Ainsworth Elks -Vocational

CLOSED -Hand in to Ruppert by Nov 2

11/5/20

Ainsworth Elks Lodge 1790

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

11/14/20

West Holt Medical Services Foundation Scholarship

WH Medical Foundation Scholarship

*follow instructions carefully -  open to seniors interested in a health related field - CLOSED - hand in to Ruppert by 11-13-20 -  will open again in spring and be due 4/15/21

11/15/20

Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship  - Must be Done Online

Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship Application CLOSED

12/1/20

 

Hagan Foundation Scholarship 

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

OPEN - turn in on line

12/15/20 Smith Family Diversity Scholarship-   OPEN - Application is due ONLINE by December 15th. 
1/4/21

Central Nebraska Community Action Partnership - Mary Dusek Head Start Scholarship - can send on your own or hand in to Mrs. Ruppert by December 21st. OPEN.   

Head Start FLYER  Head Start Application

1/15/21

2020 Catholic Women Schol.pdf

 CLOSED - hand in to Ruppert by JANUARY 9th

1/31/21

Elks Legacy Scholarship OPEN must be done online

Elks Legacy Scholarship Application

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

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

Please read carefully and hand in to Ruppert no later than 1/20/21. CLOSED

2/7/21

 

2019 Nebraska Rural Schools Association Scholarship-for students planning to become teachers, counselors or media specialists - CLOSED 2020 NRCSA Scholarship - hand in to Ruppert by 2-4-20

2/7/21

NRCSA - Gary Fisher Fine Arts Scholarship - for students who excel in fine arts and are planning to major in fine arts in college. - CLOSED  2020 Gary Fisher Fine Arts Scholarship- hand in to Ruppert b 2-4-20

2/14/21  Nebraska Press Association Scholarship - for students pursuing newspaper journalism education at a Nebraska college. Please submit online. NPA Foundation Scholarship   CLOSED
2/17/21 The Set Me Free Project - Sydney Loofe Memorial Scholarship- Due to Ruppert on 2-12-20. Sydney Loofe Scholarship Link 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
2/28/21 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 2-28-20.  St. Joseph Scholarship App - 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. 

New application process: 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 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

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 - Plese see Website @: SEMA Website  CLOSED- APPLY ONLINE

3/1/21

Central Valley Ag - for students seeking a degree in agriculture

ONLINE APP - DUE DATE MARCH 1, 2021 OPEN

APPLICATION

3/6/21

 

Northeast Nebraska Telephone Company - Foundation for Rural Service - Scholarship(s) - Go to:Northeast Nebraska Telephone Complany website for scholarship application information.  You will then need to submit your completed application and support materials online.  Actual application can be found at: www.FRS.org/student - CLOSED
3/6/21

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

by MARCH 3rd -CLOSED 

3/8/21 Niobrara Valley Electric Goodwill Fund-  turn in to Ruppert by 3-2-2020 - CLOSED
3/13/21

RIVERVIEW SCHOLARSHIP APP-ALL Seniors CLOSED

Hand in to Ruppert by 3/9/21

3/14/21 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.  GO TO:Gladys Goodson Scholarship - CLOSED submit online
3/15/21

Frederick Will Cronk Scholarship Application

CLOSED (All West Holt Seniors may apply) - hand in to Ruppert by 3-12-20

3/15/21

Nebraska School Counselor Association Scholarship - CLOSED - turn in to Ruppert by 3-12-20

3/15/21

Eastern Star Scholarship Application - Bethany Chapter - Turn in to Ruppert by 3-10-20.  CLOSED

3/16/21

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 13th - WH SENIORS ENCOURAGED TO APPLY FOR BOTH THE WEST HOLT ONLY and the MULTI COUNTY!!

3/16/21

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 13th

3/25/21

J & J Sanitation Scholarship - CLOSED  - hand in to Mrs. Ruppert by 3-25-20

3/29/21

Atkinson-EttesCLOSED (All seniors may apply) hand in to Ruppert by 3-25-20

3/29/21

Werner Scholarship Application - CLOSED (Must attend the Atkinson Methodist Church) hand in by 3-26-19

3/31/21

Jones Family/Thad Jones Trucking Scholarship CLOSED  (All Seniors  hand in to Ruppert by 3-26-20

3/31/21

West Holt Booster Club Scholarship -CLOSED (All West Holt Seniors may apply) hand in to Ruppert by 3-27-20

3/31/21

 Nebraska Insurance Federation and Nebraska Actuaries Club CLOSED  - hand in to Ruppert by 3-25-19

3/31/21

Holt County Farm Bureau Memorial Scholarship CLOSED (All Seniors may apply) hand in by 3-30-20

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, 2020 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 4-1-2020.

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 3-31-20 OR SUBMIT ONLINE by 4-1-20.

4/1/21

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

by 3-27-20

4/1/21

Tressa Wright Memorial Scholarship

CLOSED (All Seniors may apply) hand in by 3-27-20

4/1/21

Chambers Davis Community College Scholarship - ANY Community College in NEBRASKA CLOSED - turn in to me by March 26th, 2020

2020 Davis Chambers Scholarship

4/1/21

Sandhills Ranch Expo Information CLOSED (Students studying agricultural related fields) Hand in to Ruppert by March 25th

4/1/21

Pink Bandana Scholarship Application CLOSED   Students who have battled breast cancer or have a parent or legal guardian who battled breast cancer) - Hand in to Ruppert by March 26th

4/1/21

Jerry Hollingsworth Memorial Scholarship - CLOSED  pursue a four year degree hand in to Ruppert by 3-30-20

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 3-27-20

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) CLOSED

4/1/21

 Kaup Application - Kaup Guidelines CLOSED ( Seniors studying agriculture, carpentry, plumbing, electrical, or related fields at a 2-year community or technical school) hand in by 3-30-20

4/1/21

St. Patrick's Altar Society Scholarship CLOSED (Must be a member of St. Patrick's Parish) hand in to Ruppert by 3-26-20

4/1/21

St. Joseph's Altar Society/Knights of Columbus Grant/Scholarship CLOSED-  (Seniors who attend St. Joseph Catholic Church) hand in by 4-1-20

4/1/21

American Legion Riders -CLOSED (All seniors can apply) hand in to Ruppert by 4-1-20

4/1/21

West Holt Education Association -CLOSED (West Holt Seniors pursuing a degree in teaching) - hand in to Ruppert by April 15-NEW DUE DATE!!!!!

4/1/21

Abood Scholarship Guidlines CLOSED (Must attend UNK and first generation college student) hand in to Ruppert by 3-27-20

Abood Scholarship App

4/3/21

Vera E McIntosh Memorial P.E.O. Scholarship CLOSED (West Holt females who have community service, high school activities)hand in to Ruppert by 4-3-20 ***** NEW -  DUE TO ME  by WED, 4-1-20

4/3/21

Upper Elkhorn NRD CLOSED (resident or family owns land in Upper Elkhorn, pursue natural resources or ag) hand in to Ruppert by 3-27-20

4/3/21

Johnny Baxter Carriage House Foundation Scholarship  (Seniors attending a Community College studying an automotive field)Complete application due to Mrs. Ruppert by March 30th.   Johnny Baxter Carriage House Foundation    CLOSED

4/7/21

Atkinson American Legion AuxiliaryCLOSED (All seniors may apply) hand in to Ruppert by 4-6-20 

4/7/21

Atkinson America Legion PostCLOSED (All seniors may apply) hand in to Ruppert by 4-6-20 ****PLEASE INCLUDE PHONE # ON THIS APPLICATION

4/9/21

Vittles and Such Scholarship -CLOSED (All seniors may apply) hand in to Ruppert by 4-9-20

4/10/21

West Holt Memorial Hospital Healthcare Scholarship- 

Given through Hospital Foundation.

West Holt Memorial Hospital Healthcare Scholarship

CLOSED -Due to Ruppert by 4-9-20

4/10/21

Chamber/BRAN scholarship - $1500 scholarship - please submit on your own via EMAIL, FAX or mail by 4-10-20     

Chamber/BRAN Scholarship app

CLOSED

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 2nd Friday in April 4-9-2020

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

4/14/21

Atkinson Sons of the Legion Scholarship CLOSED Ruppert by April 14th

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 11th

4/15/21

FLEMING SCHOLARSHIP APPCLOSED (ALL SENIORS) - DUE TO RUPPERT 

BY 4-9-20

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 4/14/20

*DUE DATE EXTENDED due to CORONA-VIRUS - Refer to email received from me

4/15/21

West Holt Medical Services Foundation Scholarship

WH Medical Foundation Scholarship

*follow instructions carefully -  open to seniors interested in a health related field -CLOSED - hand in to Ruppert by 4-13-20 

4/15/21

2020 GJW Scholarship App - CLOSED ***PLEASE NOTE- even though the due date and file says 2019 - THIS IS WHAT YOU need to use - per the organization. Please get to me no later than 4-10-20

4/15/21

Jones/Sandhills Genetics App - CLOSED ***PLEASE NOTE- even though the due date and file says 2019 - THIS IS WHAT YOU need to use - per the organization. Please get to me no later than 4-10-20

4/15/21

Nebraska Coaches Association Scholarship CLOSED (senior who participated 2 years in 2 sports and earned a varsity letter in 2 sports)- *****NEW DUE DATE TO ORGANIZATION BY JUNE 12 - or, I can send for you

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 10th

4/15/21

2020 Pheasants Forever Niobrara  CLOSED - hand 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 4-10-2020   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 18th

4/20/21

Geraldine Skopec Teacher Education Scholarship  (West Holt Senior pursuing a degree in education) CLOSED - hand in to Ruppert by April 18th

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 18th

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

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

5/31/21

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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