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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.
Aidsort descending Award Eligibility Process Renewability / Repayment
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.

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

For application and timeline information, visit their website

Board of Trustee's Scholarship The Board of Trustees scholarship is $17,000 per year for students enrolling for the first time during the 2020-21 academic year.

The Board of Trustees scholarship is $17,000 per year for students enrolling for the first time during the 2020-21 academic year.

Renewable for up to eight semesters if the student maintains good academic standing.
College JumpStart Scholarship

The College JumpStart Scholarship is an annual, merit-based competition (financial need is not considered) that is open to 10th-12th graders, college students and non-traditional students.

Apply online at www.jumpstart-scholarship.net

Courage to Grow Scholarship

You must be a junior or senior in high school or college student with a minimum GPA of 2.5 or better. All applicants must be U.S. citizens.

Apply at www.couragetogrowscholarship.com 

Doane University 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 University.

Eligible students receive this award.

This grant is renewable for up to eight semesters.

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.

Click here for scholarship information

Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund More information is available at FamiliesofFreedom.org

Provides education assistance to members of families impacted by 9-11.

Visit: families of freedom.org

Visit: families of freedom.org

Federal Direct PLUS (Parent) Loan Varies (Up to Cost of Attendance)

Parents who do not have adverse credit history may borrow for their dependent student. Applications are approved by the Federal Direct Loan Origination Center based on a credit check.

Apply for the FAFSA and complete Direct PLUS Loan Request and Master Promissory Note here

Begins after the loan is fully disbursed. Deferment options are available. Please contact the Financial Aid Office for further information.

Federal Direct Subsidized & Unsubsidized Stafford Loans Determined by FAFSA and grade level.

Subsidized Stafford loans are available to undergraduate students who demonstrate financial need and are enrolled at least half-time.

Apply for the FAFSA.

 

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