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.
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