Scholarships

Academic Program

Non-Program Specific

Adult Education for freshmen and sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must have completed more than 12 hours of instruction in the Adult Education Program
  2. Preference given to students with a G.E.D. test average score of 50 or better (if test was taken prior to the year 2002) or 500 or better (if the test was taken after 2002)
  3. Must show financial need

Affiliated Foods Midwest for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be an employee of Affiliated Foods or a dependent of an Affiliated Foods employee
  2. Must be enrolled or continuing in any regular degree program at Northeast Community College
  3. Must maintain a minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA
  4. Financial need is considered

American Association of Women in Community Colleges for freshmen and sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be a current student , enrolled in at least 6 credit hours in any program of study
  2. Must have a 3.0 GPA
  3. Must show financial need

Arlo and Anne Wirth for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be a graduate of Hartington Public, School District #8 of Cedar County, or Cedar Catholic High School of Hartington
  2. Financial need is considered

Azalea G. Gardner for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be a Nebraska resident
  2. Must have a GPA of 2.0 or above
  3. Must be eligible to receive assistance through the New Beginnings Program as being either a single parent, single pregnant female, or a displaced homemaker
  4. Must show financial need

BankFirst Endowment for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be enrolled and pursing a course of study full-time at Northeast
  2. Consideration shall be given to employees of BankFirst and their children
  3. Must show financial need

Bluejay Foundation/Wayne Gearhart Memorial for Freshmen

Qualifications:
  1. Must be graduating from Newman Grove High School
  2. Must have 2.5 GPA or higher
  3. Must show financial need

BRAN, Inc. for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA
  2. Must be enrolled in an associate degree program
  3. Must be a graduate of a Nebraska high school
  4. Must be a NE resident and U.S. Citizen

Charles Wehrer Scholarship for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be a regularly enrolled student at Northeast
  2. Must show financial need

Classified Staff Association Scholarship for sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be a resident of Northeast’s 20-county service area
  2. Must be at sophomore status (28 hours or above) attending at least half time
  3. Must have a GPA of 3.0

Connie Day Memorial for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be single parent, male or female, living in the Northeast Community College 20-county service area
  2. Must be seeking a two-year associate degree
  3. Must show financial need

Don & Patricia Smejkal and Bernard & Frances Delay Family for freshmen and sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must have a 2.5 GPA
  2. Must reside in Northeast Community College’s 20-county service area
  3. Must show financial need

Dr. Ardith Robertson for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be enrolled at least part time
  2. Financial need is considered

Dr. Allen P. and Gertrude W. Burkhardt Memorial 2nd semester Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must have successfully completed at least one semester in a Northeast transfer course of study, which will ultimately lead to a bachelor's degree
  2. Must show academic promise
  3. Must be a northeast Nebraska resident
  4. Must show financial need

Dr. Robert P. & Helen Ann Cox for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be a regularly enrolled student
  2. Must show financial need

Eagle Scout for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must have completed Eagle Scout requirements and be seeking a degree or certificate
  2. Must be enrolled full-time in a regular program of study

Eleanor Fuhrman for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be a regularly enrolled student who is actively pursuing a Northeast program of study
  2. Financial need is considered

Elmer and Eunice Mohl for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be enrolled at Northeast Community College and reside in Northeast's 20-county service area
  2. Must show financial need

First National Bank – Norfolk/Omaha for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be a regularly enrolled student at Northeast
  2. Must show financial need

Fred and Louise Kienow Scholarship for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be a full-time degree seeking student
  2. Must be a graduate of Creighton High School
  3. Must show financial need

Northeast Foundation Excellence Scholarship for Freshmen

Qualifications:
  1. Must be a graduate of a high school in Northeast’s 20-county service area
  2. Must have a minimum 3.5 grade point average
  3. Must be enrolled full time
  4. Must show financial need

Heartland Physical Therapy for Freshmen

Qualifications:
  1. Incoming freshman who have graduated from one of the following high schools: Norfolk, Lutheran High Northeast, Battle Creek, Humphrey St. Francis, Elkhorn Valley, Newman Grove, Randolph, Osmond, or Plainview
  2. Must show financial need

LaRayne McIntosh Horn Memorial for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be a resident of Northeast's 20-county service area and a U.S. citizen
  2. Must be enrolled at least half-time
  3. Must maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA
  4. Preference given to non-traditional parents and/or students who are seeking assistance through the New Beginnings program
  5. Must show financial need

Jonathan and Barbara McIntosh for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must have 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher
  2. Must be degree-seeking
  3. Must show severe financial need

Lee D. Rawhouser Memorial for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be a Northeast Community College student in any regular course of study
  2. Must be maintaining a GPA of 2.0 or above
  3. Must be of good moral character
  4. Must show financial need

Lewis J. and Barbara Copple for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must live in Northeast Community College 20-county service area
  2. Must show financial need

Loutzenheiser Scholarship for Freshmen

Qualifications:
  1. Must be Nebraska resident
  2. Must have a 2.5 GPA or higher
  3. Must be an incoming freshman
  4. Must show financial need

Madison County Home Extension for Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be a resident of Madison County
  2. Must be a entering the sophomore year at Northeast Community College
  3. Must maintain a "C" average
  4. Financial need is considered

Marlow Family Memorial for 2nd semester Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be a second semester freshman or sophomore earning a degree, certificate or diploma
  2. Must have a minimum GPA 2.5
  3. Must reside in Northeast's 20-county service area
  4. Consideration will be given to the recipient's volunteer community service
  5. Must show financial need

Mason-Krause for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be a regularly enrolled student
  2. Must show financial need

McIntosh Family Endowed for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be actively pursuing a degree, diploma, or certificate
  2. Preference given to students who have received their G.E.D., completed the E.S.L. program, or are pursuing a degree in education
  3. Must show financial need

Myles Dana Patton Memorial for Freshmen

Qualifications:
  1. Must be a Madison county resident who enrolls full-time at Northeast for the fall following graduation
  2. Academic standing and financial need are considered

National Auto Sales for Freshmen

Qualifications:
  1. Must be Nebraska residents of Platte, Colfax, or Madison County
  2. Must be of Hispanic heritage
  3. Must show financial need

Northeast Alumni Heritage for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be a resident of Northeast's 20-county service area
  2. Must have a direct relative graduate from Northeast
  3. Must show financial need

Northeast Distance Learning/Library Scholarship for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Full or part-time students actively seeking a degree, diploma or certificate primarily through continuing education/distance learning courses
  2. Must have a 2.5 GPA
  3. Must be a resident of Northeast’s 20-county service area
  4. Must show financial need

Norfolk Noon Rotary for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must reside in the Norfolk Noon Rotary Club service area
  2. Must be enrolled full-time
  3. Must have a minimum GPA of 2.5
  4. Must demonstrate significant community service in the community, school, or region
  5. Must show financial need

Norfolk Rotary Club/Ralph T. Walker Trust for Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be successfully completing the freshman year in any regular two-year program of study at Northeast
  2. Must be committed to completion of a regular two-year program of study
  3. Must show financial need

Norfolk TeamMates for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Graduates of Norfolk TeamMates program
  2. Must show financial need

Oscar and Clara Schurman for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be actively pursuing a degree, diploma, or certificate
  2. Financial need is considered

Richard Corkle for freshmen

Qualifications:
  1. Must be a graduating senior from Norfolk Public High School
  2. Must be a regularly enrolled student
  3. Must show financial need and be worthy and deserving

Roger L. Shaffer Memorial for Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be successfully completing the freshman year in any regular course of study at Northeast and be committed to completing the sophomore year to attain an associate degree
  2. Must maintain a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  3. Must show financial need

Roots & Wings for Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be at a sophomore level
  2. Must be an international or foreign student with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
  3. Must demonstrate leadership interest by serving on the Northeast Student Government Association, Student Activities Council as a Multicultural Club officer, a Student Ambassador, a Resident Assistant, or through strong participation in multiple Northeast organizations and events
  4. Must show financial need, as determined by the International Student Advisor, or the FAFSA, if available

Security National Bank for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be degree seeking
  2. First preference given to students from Coleridge, Allen, Hartington, Laurel, or Osmond/Second preference given to students from Dixon, Cedar, Knox, Antelope, or Pierce Counties
  3. Must show financial need

Sid and Betty Cox for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0
  2. Full or part-time students are eligible

US 92 Scholarship for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be enrolled at least half-time
  2. Must be a single parent
  3. Must show financial need

U.S. Bank Endowment for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must be a regularly enrolled student at Northeast
  2. Must be actively pursuing a course of study
  3. Financial need is considered

Wells Fargo Bank Nebraska for Freshmen and Sophomores

Qualifications:
  1. Must have income of $39,800 or less
  2. Must be regularly enrolled and actively pursuing a program of study
  3. Must show financial need




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