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Scholarship search web sites:

Seniors: Check your email for links to most of these scholarships:

Cornerstone Bank Scholarship: Cornerstone bank employees and their immediate family members are not eligible to apply. Deadline: March 15.

JoDelle Obermier Scholarship: One $1,000 scholarship is available to a current graduating senior who attends a York County High School. Access the application and reference form here: http://www.yorkcommunityfoundation.org/node/25.  Deadline: March 15.

Mildred Sterner Baker Scholarship: One boy and one girl from York County will be awarded a $1,320 scholarship. Eligibility based on character, church and religious interest and ambition, and sincere desire for higher learning. Deadline: March 16.

Nebraska School Counselor Association Scholarships: NSCA will be awarding 3-$500 scholarships to students in Nebraska. Essay required. Deadline March 30.

York County Pork Producers Scholarship: Do not have to be a pork producer to apply - must reside or graduate from a York County high school. Deadline: March 31.

Pink Bandana Scholarship: The applicant must be a student who has been diagnosed with breast cancer, or a student who has a parent or legal guardian that has been diagnosed with breast cancer within the past 5 years. Deadline: April 1.

McKenna's RAE of Hope Foundation is once again offering $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school seniors across Nebraska. This year the Foundation is offering two different scholarships. Both have deadlines of April 1, 2018.

Henderson State Bank Scholarship: Need to be in the upper 50% of your class and going into a field employable in a rural community. Deadline: April 9.

Nebraska Coaches Association Scholarship: Graduating senior in the upper 25% or 3.75 Cum GPA with at least two years in two sports - earned a varsity letter in two sports - min 24 ACT. Deadline: April 16.

James M. Cox Foundation Scholarship: The Foundation awards $1,000 scholarships to graduating seniors in the eastern third of Nebraska who will attend an institution of higher learning in the 2018-2019 academic year and who demonstrate acute need. FAFSA results required. Deadline: April 17.

Burke Scholarship Awards: The Upper Big Blue Natural Resources District is offering two Burke Scholarship Awards of $2,000 each to two students who plant to study a natural resources related field of study. Must attend a Nebraska college. Deadline: April 20.

CollegeBound Nebraska: Nebraska students who are eligible for a Pell Grant are guaranteed total grant assistance equal to, or greater than, the full cost of tuition for 15 credit hours or more per semester to UNL, UNO, or UNK provided they are accepted to the University, complete the FAFSA by April 1 of each year, complete the financial aid process by June 1. http://collegeboundnebraska.com/

B. Davis Scholarship - The creators of the “Student Award Search Aid” website are offering a scholarship for 2018. Go to http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm to apply. May 1, 2018.
Injury Lawyers Scholarship - Must have a minimum 2.5 GPA, one time award of $1,500, all applications must be submitted no later than 05/31/18, scholarship specific to students who have been affected by a personal injury.  https://www.bestinjurylawyer.com/#scholarship-application Deadline May 31. 
American Legion James Hurlbert Scholarship: Must have played Legion baseball. http://www.nebraskalegion.net/Programs/Scholarships.html. Deadline: June 15.

 BigSun Scholarship - Must be a student-athlete planning to attend a post-secondary institution following graduation. Short essay required. http://www.bigsunathletics.com/ Deadline: June 19, 2018.

Aspiring Nurse Scholarship: Must be planning to become a nurse. Visit https://www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com to apply. Deadline: August 31, 2018

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