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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.

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Special Recognition Merit Awards Up to $28,000 ($7,000/yr for four years)

Doane College recognizes student potential based on admittance and strives to make an education affordable. Award notice is provided at time of admittance.

Students who meet the nomination criteria should apply to Doane College.

The scholarship is renewed each year for four years.

LIVE Doane Scholarship

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

To apply, visit

https://doane.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_cub0Fb1K2ldc2fH

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

Custer County Foundation Scholarships

Students must be former graduates of Custer County high schools.

All information and application forms available at www.ccfneb.org

These scholarships are not renewable.

Athletic Award Varies. Funds are limited and awarded at the discretion of the coach.

To be eligible for any Doane Athletic Award, first-time students must meet two of the following three requirements based on final high-school transcripts:

Admitted students may be required to participate in a tryout.

This award is renewed each year at the discretion of the coach.

Performing Arts Varies. Funds are limited and awarded at the discretion of the activity director.

Admitted applicants with special abilities in performing arts are eligible; must meet nomination criteria

Admitted students may be required to participate in an audition / evaluation.

This award is renewed each year at the discretion of the director.

Students are expected to participate in the program for which the award is given.

Rocky Mountain Alumni Scholarship $1,500

Must be a student from the Rocky Mountain area in Colorado.

Specific requirements can be found on the Rocky Mountain Alumni Chapter site.

Please visit the Rocky Mountain Alumni site for information on this scholarship.

This is a one-time $1,500 award scholarship.

Buick Achievers Scholarship
  • High school seniors and current undergraduate students
  • Enrolled full time at a 4-year college or university in 2013-2014

Visit their website to apply.

This scholarship is not renewable.

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.

American Business Women's Association (ABWA) Network Chapter Scholarship

Nebraska residents in need of financial assistance who are on a non-traditional (education has been interrupted for three or more years) track to complete their 4-year degree.

Applications available here.

This scholarship is not renewable.

DutchCrafters Heritage Scholarship

The application deadline is May 1, 2014 for the 2014-15 academic year.

The application consists of three parts:

Part 1) Application

This scholarship is not renewable.

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