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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.

The Norden Club of Lincoln Foundation Scholarship

The applicant must live within a 100-mile radius of Lincoln, Nebraska.

Visit the Financial Aid Office for application and additional information.  The Committee will select an applicant who wishes to pursue an educational experience or project pertaining to any of th

This scholarship is not renewable.

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.

Alpha Delta Kappa - Alpha Iota Chapter Scholarship

Open to undergraduate students from Chase, Dundy, Frontier, Furnas, Hayes, Hitchcock or Red Willow counties in Nebraska who have completed at least their sophomore year of college majoring in the

Contact Cindy Monnahan, Scholarship Chair, at cleamonna@yahoo.com for an application.

Scholarships for Minority Students

Many different types of scholarships are available to minorities, LGBTQ, and women.

Detailed information about scholarships available to minority students can be found on their

Doane College Legacy Grant $1,000

Awarded to admitted applicants who have a current sibling attending the Crete campus or who have had a sibling, parent, grandparent or great-grandparent graduate from Doane College.

Eligible students receive this award.

This grant is renewable for up to eight semesters.

Travel Scholarship $1,000

Available to all juniors and seniors.

You will select your trip from a listing of approved trips during the May interterm. 

Available for up to $1,000.

The Travel Scholarship can be applied to one or two eligible trips.

The Travel Scholarship is optional, but highly encouraged.

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