Private Scholarships

Throughout the year the Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid receives information from private donors regarding scholarship programs available. Below you will find an alphabetical list of the most recent information we have received, including scholarship descriptions and application information.

401k Business Financing Scholarship (Deadline: December 15, 2014)
Offers a $1,000 scholarship award. Open to any student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at any accredited U.S. university, college or trade school.

AAG College Scholarship (Deadline: March 21, 2015)

Albert K. Murray Scholarship (Deadline Varies)

American Bullion Scholarship (Deadline: January 1, 2015)
Offers five (5) $500 scholarships annually.

AT&T Internet & Education Scholarship (Deadline: December 15, 2014)

Axol Science Scholarship (Deadline: June 30, 2015)

Best Value Schools STEM Scholarship for Women (Deadline: October 31st, 2014 & April 15, 2015)

Binpress Scholarship for Open Source (Deadline: May 14, 2015)
Please see website for further detail on scholarship requirements.

BistroMD Diet Delivery Scholarship (Spring Deadline: April 30, 2014, Fall Deadline: December 1, 2014)
Offers a $1,000 scholarship award. Open to graduating seniors in high school or students who are currently enrolled in an undergraduate program at an accredited institution. For enrolled college students, your graduation date must be no earlier than December 2014.

Cash Store Continuing Education Scholarship (Application Period: September 2014-October 2014)
Offers (5) individual $1,000 scholarships. Must be 25 years of age or older at the time of application and must be enrolled in full-time undergraduate or graduate study at an accredited two year or four year college, university, or vocational/technical school for the entire 2014-2015 academic year at the time of application.

Central Platte National Resource Scholarship (Deadline: March 15, 2015)

CITIDental Boston Scholarship (Deadline: January 31, 2015)
This $500 scholarship award will be granted annually to one student who has demonstrated outstanding academic performance and merit. The application procedure requires a 1,000 word essay response to be submitted.

Cliffside Malibu Student Scholarships (No Deadline - Ongoing)
Offers scholarships awards up to $8500. Please see website for more details.

COIT Scholarship (Deadline: January 15, 2015)

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Leadership Institute Scholarships (Deadlines Vary)
Please see website for full description of each scholarship as well as deadlines.

DermMedica Scholarship (Deadline: December 15, 2014)

DutchCrafters Heritage Scholarship $500.00 Scholarship (Deadline: May 1st, 2015)

EB5Investors Scholarship (Deadline: Varies)
Contact David Khim for full details: Scholarship (Deadline: May 1, 2015)
Please see website for further deatils on scholarship requirements.

eJobApplications Annual College Student of America Scholarship (Deadline: December 20, 2014)
Offers a $1,000 scholarship award. 

Empowering Women in Law Scholarship (Deadline: December 31, 2014)
Offers a $2,000 scholarship award. Must be a current female law student. Applicant will ahve successfully completed at least one semester of law school but will not yet have graduated by fall semester of 2015. Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0. For all other requirements, please visit website.

Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity Scholarship (Deadline: December 8th, 2014)

Excel Builders Scholarship (Deadline: December 30, 2014)

Fitness Awareness Scholarship (Deadline: Varies) (Deadline: December 15, 2014)
Offers one $5,000 scholarship award and four $1,000 scholarship awards. Open to currently enrolled college students (excludes graduate, law, and/or high school seniors). Freshman entering Fall 2014 are eligible once they have received a student ID number.

Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarship (Deadline: February 20th, 2015)

GMR Transcription Scholarship (Deadlines: May 15, June 15, September 15 & December 15, 2014)
Offers a $500 academic scholarship. Open to currently enrolled full time students in college and maintaining a 3.0 GPA. Students are welcome to apply for the program throughout the year.

GoEuro Scholarship (Deadline: December 15, 2014)

Government Finance Officers Association Scholarships (Deadline: February 20th, 2015)
Graduate Students Pursuing Careers in Public Finance
Government Finance Professional Development Scholarship
Public Finance Graduate Students Scholarship
Daniel B. Goldberg Scholarship
Undergraduate & Graduate Accounting Students Scholarships
Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarship
MInority Students Pursuing Public Finance Career Scholarships

Graduate Programs Foundation (Deadline: Quarterly)
Offers a $1,000 scholarship or $1,000 toward your student loan payments from the Graduate Programs Foundation. Open to current graduate students or to those who have completed graduate school within the 5 years.

Harrison & Bodell Scouting Scholarship (Deadline: December 31, 2014)
Offers a $1,000 scholarship award to be used toward tuition, books or other school expenses. Applicant must be currently enrolled at an accredited high school, college, or university in the U.S. Must be a current or past member in good standing with the Boy Scouts of America or the Girl Scouts. Must be age 17 or older.

Hayek Fund for Future Scholars for Graduate School (Rolling basis)
Offers awards up to $300 for graduate school application fees. Open to undergraduates and recent graduates applying for full-time doctorate program to start in the 2014-15 academic year.

Hidden Triforce of Wisdom Scholarship (Deadline: December 15, 2014)
Offers a $500 annual award. Must be a graduating High School Senior or currently enrolled in an accredited college or university within the U.S.  Part-time and full-time college students are eligible. $1,000.00 Scholarship (Deadline: December 31, 2014)

Hy-Vee Scholarship (Deadline: February 10, 2015) 

IHS PhD Scholarship: Institute of Humanities (Deadline: March 1, 2015)
Insureon Scholarship
Offers (2) $2,500 scholarship awards. Please visit their website for more information. 

Innovative Smiles Scholarship )Deadline: January 18, 2015) Respiratory Care Scholarship (Deadline: December 31, 2014)
Offers a $1,000 scholarship award. Must be a college freshmen, sophomore, junior, senior or graduate student. Must have be a legal US resident and have a respiratory condition.

Lawnstarter Lawntrepreneur Scholarship (Deadline: June 1, 2015)
$1,000.00 Scholarship Opportunity

Liberty Scholarships
Offers several different scholarships & grants. Please visit their website for more details.

McGowan's Heating and Air Conditioning Scholarship (Deadline: December 15, 2014)

Mhelpdesk Scholarship (Deadline: December 15, 2014)
Offers a $1,500 scholarship award. Must be enrolled as a high school senior, or a student enrolled in any undergraduate or graduate college program.

Military LowVArates Scholarship (Deadline: December 30, 2014)
Offers a $1,250 Fall 2014 semester scholarship. Open to military students currently enrolled in college or children with a mother or father serving in any branch of the U.S. Armed Forces.

Minorities in Government Finance $7,000.00 Scholarship (Deadline: February 20,2015)

National Corn Growers Association Scholarship (Deadline: December 12, 2014)

National Merit Scholarship Corporation (Deadline: September -- December; annually each year)
Please see website for further details of scholarship requirements & deadlines.

Navy Undergraduate Scholarships
Navy Nuclear Propulsion Officer Candidate Program Scholarship (Deadlines vary)
Navy Civil Engineer Collegiate Program (Deadlines vary)
Navy Nurse Candidate Program

Navy Graduate Scholarships
Navy Health Professions Scholarship Program (Deadlines vary)
Navy Health Services Collegiate Program (Deadlines vary)
Navy Financial Assistance Program

Nebraska Rural Radio Foundation Scholarship for Non-Traditional Students (Deadline: Rolling basis)
Applicant must be committed to the future of Nebraska agriculture, man or woman 25 years or older, U.S. citizen, and a 10-year resident of Nebraska.

Nursing Scholarships (Deadlines & scholarship awards vary)

Olshan Foundation Healthy Home Scholarship (Deadline: August 15, 2015)

P.E.O. Continuing Education Grant 
Offers a grant of up to $3,000. Must be a woman who is sponsored by a P.E.O. chapter.

Project Manager Scholarship (Deadline: December 15, 2014)
Please see website for further requirements for scholarship.

Raymond G. Alvine Memorial Scholarship (Deadline: March 31, 2015)

Rebates Zone Six (6) Scholarships for $1000.00 (Deadline: December 15, 2014)
Please see website for further details.

Resume Genius (Deadline: January 1 - December 15, 2014 for Spring 2015 semester)
Offers a $1,000 scholarship award. Open to both domestic and international students. Must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, in full time university education for the semester they are applying to receive the scholarship fund.

Reeves Law Group Scholarship (Deadline: December 31, 2014)

Savvy Home Store Scholarship (Deadline: February 28, 2015) Scholarships (Deadlines vary)

Sixt Rent A Car Scholarship (Deadline: varies)
Offers $5,000 scholarship award. Open to graduating high school seniors who plan to enroll in a full time two-or four-year university. Must have a minimum GPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale.

Smile for the Future Scholarship (Deadline: February 15, 2015)
Offers a $1,000 scholarship award. Open to students attengin an accredited university or research insitution with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Must be a U.S. citizen.

Social Media in Education Scholarship (Deadline: December 15, 2014)

SoundOut Social Media Scholarship (Deadline: January 15, 2015)

Steamer's Carpet Care Scholarship (Deadline: March 31, 2015)
Offers a $500 scholarship award. Open to students pursuing a degree from an accredited four year university. (Deadline varies)

The Gallery Collection Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship (Deadline: February 18, 2015)
Offers a $10,000 scholarship award. Open to students 14 years old or older. Must be enrolled in high school, college, university, or homeschool.

Traumatic Brain Injury Scholarship (Deadline: January 31, 2015)

Veterans United Foundation Scholarship
(Spring Application Period: March 15-April 30, 2014; Fall Application Period: September 15-October 31, 2014)
Offers a $2,000 scholarship award. Must have a connection to the United States Military as outlined on the website. Must be pursuing a post-secondary degree or plan to attend a college or university the following academic year, display financial need, and maintain a cumulative 2.5 GPA.

Updated December 3, 2014