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 Award Eligibility Process Renewability / Repayment
Inclusive Doane Scholarship

All admitted, first-time, students who demonstrate experience advocating for diversity and equity are eligible to apply

Students must remain in good academic standing to renew this award for up to eight semesters.

International Financial Aid and College Scholarship Search More information is available at iefa.org

Scholarships for international students. More information is available at iefa.org

Visit: iefa.org

Visit: iefa.org

Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grant Maximum Award $5,550

An undergraduate student whose parent or guardian was a member of the U.S. Armed Forces and died as a result of service performed in Iraq or Afghanistan after September 11, 2001.

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

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.

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.

Navy Baccalaureate Degree Completion Program Up to $54,000

For qualified students who meet Navy requirements, provides funds to help complete their education.

Visit: navy.com

Visit: navy.com

Nebraska Opportunity Grant (NOG) Maximum Award $3,000

Nebraska resident who demonstrates high need. Limited availability.

Eligible recipient names are submitted to the State of Nebraska's Coordinating Commission of Post-Secondary Education pending approval.

2 full-time semesters or 4 full-time terms per academic year

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.

Perry Scholarship The Perry scholarship is $21,000 for students enrolling for the first time during the 2020-21 academic year.

 

The Perry scholarship is $21,000 for students enrolling for the first time during the 2020-21 academic year.

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

Renewable for up to eight semesters if the student maintains a 3.0 GPA and full-time enrollment status.

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