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

Hansen Fellows

Admitted students are automatically eligible with a minimum 3.5 GPA.

To be considered, students should:

Students should complete the scholarship application and schedule an interview.

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

Lincoln Community Foundation

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



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.

The Norden Club of Lincoln Foundation Scholarship

The applicant must live within a 100-mile radius of Lincoln, Nebraska.

The Committee will select an applicant who wishes to pursue an educational experience or project pertaining to any of the five Scandinavian countries; Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.


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

ASCO Numatics Scholarship

Applicants must be enrolled full-time in an engineering discipline at an accredited U.S. educational institution and be entering their junior or senior year of college.

Applications must be submitted online

Winning participants are not eligible to apply for future ASCO scholarships

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 students, but students who have not received the scholarship may re-apply.

Raymond A. Burke Scholarship

Students must be full-time, with a permanent address in the Upper Big Blue Natural Resources District, enrolled in a natural resource-related field of study, and intend to enter the work force upo

Call Scott Snell at 402-362-6601 or go to for an application.

Nebraska Juvenile Justice Association Scholarship

Full-time junior or senior attending an accredited college or university in Nebraska who is majoring in criminal justice or a related field (e.g., social work, psychology, mental health).  The stu

For complete scholarship application details, visit their website.


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