Scholarships 

Scholarship Funds open doors to more education and opportunity for qualifying students.

 

Graduating High School Seniors

If you are a graduating high school senior scholarship applications are available every January and February through high school counselors in our region.  

 

Graduated High School Students Looking to Further your Education?

If you have graduated from high school and looking to further your education scroll down to view our available scholarships.   The largest share of scholarship applications for students in college are available in January and February each year.

 

 

About Scholarship Funds

Mid-Nebraska Community Foundation serves charitable people who want to provide scholarships to help students with steadily increasing costs of education.

The Community Foundation administers, invests and awards scholarships from about 100 different scholarship funds.  Each scholarship fund has its own charitable purpose and specifications, typically established by the original donor(s).  Each year well over $200,000 is paid from these funds for more than 200 scholarships benefiting qualifying students.

Click Here to view all our Scholarship Funds

 

 

 

Scholarships Available

Scholarship application deadlines have been extended for the following scholarships targeted for applicants who meet very specific criteria.  Extended deadline for scholarship applications: April 11, 2018.  

 

John & Jerry Wing Alexander Communications Scholarship

Applicant must be a graduate of North Platte High School or a student or former student at North Platte Community College who is studying in a field of communications. Several scholarships are available typically around $1,000 each.

Joe & Dorothy Conger "Handy-One" Scholarship

Applicant must be going into second year of studying building and/or home maintenance vocational skills at North Platte Community College, reside in the North Platte region and demonstrate moderate to substantial financial need.  Amount $1,200

Current Fundraising Campaigns

  • Help extend trail at Lake Maloney
    Help extend trail at Lake Maloney

    Help add a new trail segment to connect South Beach with the existing trail at Lake Maloney, south of North Platte. To donate online to the Lake Maloney Trail Fund go to the Donate page on this website.

  • Help renovate North Platte Community Playhouse
    Help renovate North Platte Community Playhouse

    Help make needed renovations at the North Platte Community Playhouse’s Neville Center for Performing Arts in the historic Fox Theatre Building. To donate online to the North Platte Community Playhouse Fund go to the Donate page on this website.

  • Help develop the Prairie Arts Center
    Help develop the Prairie Arts Center

    Help renovate the upper stories of the Prairie Arts Center in the historic 1913 Post Office Building in downtown North Platte. To donate online to the Prairie Arts Center Building Fund go to the Donate page on this website.

  • Sutherland Anchor Memorial Park Fund
    Sutherland Anchor Memorial Park Fund

    Help develop Anchor Memorial Park into a wonderful asset for the Village of Sutherland. To donate online to Sutherland Anchor Memorial Park Fund go to the Donate page on this website.

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