Currently Available Scholarships  

 

Approximately 200 scholarships are awarded each year from funds administered by Mid-Nebraska Community Foundation.  Some of these scholarships are targeted for applicants meeting very specific criteria.  

 

Are you a graduating high school senior?  

If you are a graduating high school senior, scholarship application are available between late January and late February each year through high school counselors in our region.

 

Have you graduated from high school and look to futher your education?  

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

 

We are pleased to announce that application forms are available for the following scholarships with specific eligibility criteria:

 

Joe & Dorothy Conger Single Mom Scholarship

Applicants must be attending North Platte Community College and be a single mother caring for one or more of her minor children, be at least 19 years old and reside in Lincoln County or adjoining county in Nebraska.  Applicants also must demonstrate moderate to substantial financial need.  Scholarship can be used at North Platte Community College.

Scholarship amount: $1,400

Application deadline: July 10, 2019

 

Joe and Dorothy Conger "Handy-One" Scholarship

Applicants must be going into their second semester or second year of studying building and/or home maintenance vocational skills at North Platte Community College and must be a US citizen and reside in Lincoln County or adjoining county in Nebraska.  He or she must have a grade point average of at least 2.8 on a 4.0 scale for the most recent school year and must demonstrate moderate to substantial financial need.

Scholarship Amount: $1,200 

Application Deadline: July 10, 2019 

Community 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.

  • Connect and add Fitness Stations to the North Platte trails
    Connect and add Fitness Stations to the North Platte trails

    Help add fitness stations along trails as well as connect trail segments. To donate online to North Platte Trails Network Fund go to the Donate page on this website.

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