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Financing Your Education

Education is one of the most important, and possibly the first, big investment of your life. Spend some time researching scholarships as they can be a big factor in financing your years at college. If you enrolled in classes at Doane College prior to Fall 2014, then please use the following document to determine your academic scholarship requirements. Pre-Fall 2014 Academic Scholarship GPA Requirements.
Aid Awardsort descending Eligibility Process Renewability / Repayment
Federal Pell Grant

Awarded to undergraduate students with exceptional financial need.

Apply for the FAFSA.

2 full-time semesters or 4 full-time terms per academic year

Doane's Leadership Award

Admitted students are automatically eligible with a minimum 3.5 GPA.

To be considered, students should:

Students should complete the scholarship application and schedule an interview.

Renewable for up to eight semesters if the student maintains a 3.0 GPA and full-time enrollment status.

Additional class requirement during the student's second year.

Lower Republican Natural Resources District Scholarship

Applicants must have permanent residence in the Lower Republican NRD. This includes the towns of Cambridge, Alma, Franklin, Red Cloud, and Superior.

Applicants essay, grades, class ranking, extracurricular activities, and letters of recommendation will be considered. Stop by the Financial Aid office to pick up an application.

May be received for up to two years.

Dianne Grieser Memorial Scholarship

Must be a graduate of any Lincoln public high school interested in a career in the business field.  Must be attending an institution of higher learning in the state of Nebraska.

Additional details and applications available in the Financial Aid Office.

Not eligible for renewal.

Douglas Sarpy County Family Community Education Scholarship

Applicants must be a resident of Douglas or Sarpy county that has completed at least one year of college by June of the current year.  Graduate level is acceptable.

Application available in the Financial Aid Office.

ASCO Numatics Scholarship

Applicants must be enrolled full-time in an engineering discipline at an accredited U.S.

Applications must be submitted online

Visit their website.

LIVE Doane Scholarship

To be eligible for this scholarship, candidates at our GPS locations must have a cumulative
Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.5 or above and LIVE Doane.  They must

The application is available to current GPS students through their Doane gmail account.

 

The scholarship may only be awarded once per students, but students who have not received the scholarship may re-apply.

Nebraska Legal Professionals Association Annual Scholarship

The Nebraska Legal Professionals Association will award a $1,000 scholarship to a Nebraska high school or college student who wishes to further his or her education in law or the legal support fie

Visit www.nebraskalegalprofessionals.org to apply.

Women in STEM Scholarship

1. The annual scholarship award is for one (1) student enrolled in an
associate, bachelor's or graduate level program in a science,

1.

Wells Fargo Veterans Scholarship

Awards will be made to honorably discharged veterans or spouses of disabled veterans who are high school or GED graduates. 

Apply on their website.
 

Renewable scholarships for up to $10,000 per year will be granted, determined by financial need and consideration of academic performance, work experience, leadership

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