Scholarships

Additional Opportunities

Each of these scholarships requires a separate application form and deadlines may vary. Applications are located in the brochure kiosk outside the Financial Aid Office in the College Welcome Center unless otherwise noted.

Ambassador Scholarship for freshmen and sophomores

Qualifications:

  1. Must be 18 years of age
  2. Must be currently enrolled at Northeast
  3. Must maintain a minimum 2.5 GPA during each semester of enrollment
  4. Must have excellent verbal communication skills
  5. Must have a positive attitude toward Northeast Community College and the desire to help others
  6. Must be willing to serve as a student ambassador for at least one academic year

Applications are available in the Admissions Office in the College Welcome Center

Deadline: To be determined

 

Student Excellence Scholarship for Sophomores

Qualifications:

  1. Must have completed thirty (30) credit hours at Northeast Community College by the end of the spring term and be enrolled full-time in a declared Northeast program of study
  2. Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or higher (a progress report for the current semester will be required of finalists)

Deadline: To be determined

 

McIntosh Minority/Davis Chambers Scholarship for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:

  1. Must be an academically promising student that is active in school or community
  2. Must be enrolled full-time and plan to transfer to a 4-year public NE college or university
  3. Must be a graduate of a NE high school or have earned a G.E.D.
  4. Must be a U.S. citizen and a NE resident
  5. Must submit the FAFSA and show financial need
DEADLINE: March 1, 2015

 

Phi Theta Kappa/Tau Chi Scholarship for sophomores

Qualifications:

  1. Must be a member of Phi Theta Kappa/Tau Chi Chapter
  2. Must have completed thirty (30) credit hours at Northeast Community College by the end of the spring term
  3. Must be enrolled in a minimum of six (6) credit hours
  4. Must turn in essay with application
  5. Must have a 3.5 GPA or higher
DEADLINE: To be determined

 

Patrick Scollard Memorial Paramedic for sophomores

Qualifications:

  1. Must be a sophomore paramedic student, either degree or non-degree seeking
  2. Must have a 2.5 GPA
Applications available late fall of each year

 

Student Nurses Association Spring Scholarship for sophomores

Qualifications:

  1. Must be a nursing student enrolled in the ADN or PN program
  2. Must be involved in the student nurses association
  3. Must show financial need
Applications available late fall of each year

 

Women Embracing Business Scholarship for second semester freshmen and sophomores

Qualifications:

  1. Must be a female student currently attending Northeast Community College or the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing-Northern Division
  2. Must be a current resident of Northeast Nebraska
  3. Must show financial need
Due Date: To be determined