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
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

Junior College Graduate Award $12,000/yr for students starting during the 2017-18 academic year.

For transfer students graduating from a two-year college.

Contact the Office of Admission.

Students must remain in good academic standing to renew this award.

Karl Jobst scholarship

The following people are eligible for the Karl Jobst scholarship:

Visit their website to apply 

Lincoln Builders Bureau Scholarship

Applicants must be an employee of a Lincoln Builders Bureau member company, or the dependent of an employee.

Application available at


Lincoln Community Foundation

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

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.

Merrill Scholarship $3,000/yr for students starting during the 2017-18 academic year.

For transfer students. 24+ hours of college credit and 3.0+ cumulative college GPA

Contact the Office of Admission

3.0 GPA

Navy Baccalaureate Degree Completion Program Up to $54,000

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



Nebraska Banker's Association Scholarships

Visit to apply


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