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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

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. 

 

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.

May be received for up to two years.

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

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 opportunities 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

Tuition Funding Sources

Tuition Funding Sources is available free of charge to all students looking to continue their education after high school

Students need to create an account at www.tuitionfundingsources.com

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

For application and timeline information, visit their website

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