Scholarships of county 'Douglas' within Nebraska
"Here are the first 20 scholarships where one of the requirements is based on where you live."
Some states or counties have hundreds of scholarships for which you may qualify.
If you see less then 20 examples for your state, check back and visit this page in the future. We are adding new scholarships every week.
The Hawks Foundation Scholarship
Giving primarily in Lincoln and Omaha, NE.
Davis-Chambers Scholarship Program
The Davis-Chambers Scholarship Program has been established to provide scholarship awards to academically talented, underrepresented racial minority students who are Nebraska residents. The number of scholarships and amount of each scholarship varies according to the availability of funds and the financial need of the recipient(s). Amounts awarded by this scholarship can equal the full cost of college attendance. The Davis-Chambers Scholarship is acknowledged as one of Metropolitan Community College’s most important ways of honoring outstanding Nebraska students.
MCC Academic DEAN Scholarships
* Funds are awarded by each academic dean.
* Scholarships are one-time awards or can be awarded for the academic year. Recipients of annual scholarships will be reviewed by the awarding dean on a quarterly basis to verify continued eligibility.
* Academic year ends at the conclusion of the summer term.
* Scholarships may be used for tuition, fees, books and other expenses.
* Student must have completed a minimum of 12 credit hours in their program of study at Metropolitan Community College * Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 at Metropolitan Community College
* Application must be accompanied by at least one of the following:
1) Recommendation from a Program Faculty Member or Academic Dean
2) Recommendation from a Community/Service Group
3) Student Essay - Student must explain how this scholarship will support his/her academic goals (250 words or less)
M.L. (Buck) Bohn Memorial Scholarship
This memorial scholarship was created by Robert Bohn in memory of Murray Lamar Bohn (M.L. "Buck" Bohn). This fund shall be used to support tuition, fees, and books to a student who has a declared major in either Construction Technology or Industrial and Commercial Trades.
* Pursing an associate degree in Construction Technology or Industrial Commercial Trades
* Financial need may be considered but is not required
* Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
* Full-time Student
* Member of Phi Theta Kappa
Cornhusker International/Childers Diesel Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Rick Childers and Cornhusker International to help students with their academic goals at MCC in the Diesel Service Technology Program.
* Financial need may be considered but is not required
* Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
* Pursuing an associate degree in Diesel Technology
* To be used to purchase tools
* Completed 7 credit hours in the Diesel Service Program
Joseph W. Hughes Memorial Scholarship
This fund was established by Diane Hughes, wife of Joseph Hughes. This scholarship is available to students majoring in Civil Engineering . This fund shall be used to support tuition, fees, and books. * Pursuing an associate degree or a certificate in Civil Engineering Technology * Financial need may be considered but is not required * Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 * U.S. Citizenship required * Completed 15 credit hours or more at MCC
Kyle Lavigne Memorial Scholarship–Diesel Technology
This scholarship was established by family and friends to honor Kyle's dedication for diesel technology. This scholarship will be available to students seeking a diesel technology degree at MCC. * Financial need may be considered but is not required * Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 * Pursuing an associate degree in Diesel Technology * To be used to purchase tools
Business Administration Division Scholarship
This scholarship is to provide assistance to students who are majoring in an area of the Business Administration Division. * Pursuing a degree in the Business Administrative Division (including Legal Assistant) * Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 * Enrolled in at least two certificate or degree related course each quarter.
Todd McHenry Memorial Scholarship
This memorial scholarship was established in honor of Todd McHenry to help students majoring in the Legal Assistant program. * Majoring in the Legal Assistant Program * Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 * Completed at least 15 credit hours or more in the Legal Assistant degree program.
Jonathon Zimmern Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Jonathon E. Zimmern's family in memory of John and his love of teaching. John taught accounting at MCC for over 20 years. The recipient must be a student majoring in the accounting program. * Financial need may be considered but is not required * Majoring in Accounting * Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 * Completed a minimum of 15 credit hours at MCC at or above 1000 level courses
Audren Swanson Memorial Scholarship
The Audren Swanson Memorial Scholarship was created for agricultural-related programs. Audren Swanson was raised in north central Nebraska where he became a successful farmer. This scholarship was set up in his honor to help students further their education. * Financial need is required * Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 * Pursuing an associate degree or certificate program in Horticulture
Brandon Thomas Culinary Arts Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria: * Pursuing an associate degree in Culinary Arts * Financial need is required * Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 * Full-time Student * Completed 9 or more credit hours
Culinary Arts and Management Scholarship
The Culinary Arts Management Scholarship was established in October 2001, for students majoring in the culinary arts field.
David/Bernie Epstein Memorial Culinology Scholarship
Art Epstein, Ph.D. created this memorial scholarship to honor his father David B. and his brother Bernie. The Epstein family were co-founders of the Peoples Produce in the Old Market and Midwest Foods in Omaha. The methods the Epstein family used in their production methods were considered some of the best of Omaha. * Majoring in Culinary Arts & Management with a Culinology option * Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 * Written recommendation required by 1 faculty or non-relative * Citizenship not required, but must be living/working legally in the U.S.
Donald Knapp Scholarship
This pre-engineering and science scholarship is in memory of Donald R. Knapp, established by his daughter Patricia Knapp Smith. The scholarship is based on the recipient's desire to succeed, citizenship, participation in school, community service and academic performance. * Financial need is required * Majoring in science or pre-engineering program * Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 * Omaha Public School Graduate/Student
Marion-Lefebvre Wakefield Jacob Scholarship
This scholarship was established by John Jeanetta and family, in honor of his grandmother, Marion-Lefebvre Wakefield Jacob. The recipient must be majoring in the Horticulture field. The funds shall be used for tuition, books, and fees.
Metropolitan Utilities Distric Culinary Arts Scholarship
The Metropolitan Utilities District (MUD) is proud to offer two (2) $1,000 scholarships to Metro Community College Culinary Art Scholarship Fund. Natural gas is the number one choice for professional chefs and we want to bring awareness to the benefits of natural gas. It is the cleanest, most efficient, and abundant fuel available. * Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 * Pursuing a degree in the culinary arts and management program
Ron Sailors Culinary Arts Memorial Scholarship
The Ron Sailors Memorial Scholarship was established to support students majoring in the Culinary Arts and Management program. * Financial need may be considered but is not required * Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 * Pursuing a degree/major in any Culinary Arts program * Entering freshman or a returning student * Citizenship not required, but must be living/working legally in the U.S. * Recommended by a MCC culinary management team selected and directed by James Trebbien only. Trebbien will then recommend applicants to Signature Service for final approval.
Bruce Tomasek Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established to assist students that are pursuing a certificate program in Horticulture. * Financial need may be considered but is not required * Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 * Pursuing an associate degree or certificate program in Horticulture
Certified Nursing Assistant Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Heidi Donner an MCC alum in honor of her parents Donovan and Anita Donner. This fund provides support to students majoring in a Nursing degree.