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.

AAG College Scholarship (Deadline: March 21, 2015)

Albert K. Murray Scholarship (Deadline Varies)

Axol Science Scholarship (Deadline: June 30, 2015)

BBB&C Scholarship (Deadline: February 13, 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.

Business Plan Scholarship For Students With Disabilities (Deadline: February 15, 2015)

Cargill Global Scholarship (Deadline: March 1, 2015)

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)

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

Common Form Finance or Accounting Scholarship 
Application period is from January 1, 2015 to May 30, 2015

CompareCards.com Scholarships (Deadline: 14th of every month through December 2015)
$2,500 monthly scholarship opportunity

The Sanders Law Firm Community Outreach Scholarship (Deadline: June 30, 2015)

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

CreditRepair Scholarship (Deadline: February 28, 2015)

Dry Defender $1,000 Scholarship (Deadline: June 30, 2015)

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

EB5Investors Scholarship (Deadline: Varies)
Contact David Khim for full details: dkhim@eb5investors.com

eApplicants.com Scholarship (Deadline: May 1, 2015)
Please see website for further deatils on scholarship requirements.

Fitness Awareness Scholarship (Deadline: Varies)

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

Government Finance Officers Association Scholarships (Deadline: February 20th, 2015)
Scholarships:
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.

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.

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. 

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

Lexington Law Scholarship (Deadline: February 7, 2015)

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

Dish Scholarship (Deadline: February 23, 2015)

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

Mosaic Educational Scholarship (Deadline: August 30, 2015)

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.

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

Remote DBA Scholarship (Deadline: March 15, 2015)
Students interested in pursuing a data-focused or data science career - $3,500.00

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

Scholarship.org Scholarships (Deadlines vary)

Senior Care Innovation Scholarship (Deadline: April 15)

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.

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.

StudentScholarships.org (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 Mesothelioma Cancer Awareness Scholarship (Deadline: May 31, 2015)

Vititoe Law Group Scholarship (Deadline: March 31, 2015)

William B. Menard
Memorial Scholarship.  This scholarship fund is open to students who are
studying golf management in college or pursuing a career in a golf-related
industry.  Their home/permanent addresses must be in the states of MA or
CT.  This year we will award one $2,000 or two $1,000 scholarships to
those students selected.
Deadline: May 15th
Contact Sandra Mendard for application:  sjbishop13@hotmail.com
 



Updated January 28, 2015