Financing Your Education

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.

Your academic scholarship amount and GPA maintenance requirements are tied to the semester you started at Doane.
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

Lincoln Community Foundation

Visit lcf.org to find out if you are eligible to apply for one or many of their scholarships

Visit: lcf.org

Visit: lcf.org

Phi Theta Kappa (PTK)

For transfer students. Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) member

Contact the Office of Admission

3.0 GPA

Merrill Transfer Scholarship

 

The Merrill Transfer scholarship is $19,000 per year for transfer students enrolling for the first time during the 2020-21 academic year.

3.0 GPA is required for renewal of this award.

Blue Valley Community Action (BVCA) Partnership Scholarship

The BVCA Partnership Scholarship will be awarded to individuals planning to attend or currently attending a 4-year college. 

Visit their website for full information. 

 

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

The application is available to current College of Professional Studies students through their Doane gmail account.

 

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

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

HyVee Foundation Scholarship

Students who were employed at a Hy-Vee location after June 1, 2017 may apply for this scholarship.

Visit www.hy-vee.com to apply!

Grand Island Community Foundation

The Grand Island Community Foundation manages over 60 scholarship funds and awards more than 100 scholarships annually ranging from $250-$5,000.

Visit their website at www.gicf.org

Scholarship opportunites for Graduate Students

Eligibility requirements for graduate scholarships typically vary
according to the source and type of scholarship. Scholarships may be

Visit the Open Education Database for more information

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