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Holdrege Public Schools | May 20, 2022

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Scholarship Opportunities with Deadlines

Pat Nelson

Scholarships are updated regularly, check the list often for new ones available.

Scholarships/Awards are listed alphabetically by due date.
Look at them well in advance of their due date to see what is needed.

 

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PEO CHAPTER HM SCHOLARSHIP – Due April, 27, 2022

PEO Chapter HM will be awarding two $200 scholarships to a graduating female senior who will be enrolled in a minimum two-year program at a qualified tax-exempt, accredited college, university, technical or vocational school on a full-time basis.  Applications with additional information are available in the Guidance Office and are due by the end of the school day on April 27, 2022.

IRENE ANDERSON SCHOLARSHIP – Due Friday, April 29, 2022

One $800 scholarship is available to a 2022 graduate of Holdrege High School who will be attending afour-year college or university. The application is available in the Guidance Office and must be returned there by the end of the school day on Friday, April 29, 2022.

NELLIE COLE SCHOLARSHIP – Due Friday, April 29, 2022

One $1000 scholarship is available to a 2022 graduate of Holdrege High School planning to attend a two-year vocational or technical college Applications are available in the Guidance Office and must be returned there by the end of the day on April 29, 2022.

HOLDREGE FRATERNAL ORDER of EAGLES SCHOLARSHIP – Due April 29, 2022

The Fraternal Order of Eagles is awarding a $500 scholarship to a graduate of a Phelps County High School. Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited institution of higher education. Applications and additional details are available in the Guidance Office. Applications are due in the Guidance Office by the end of the school day on Friday, April 29, 2022.

ROD MELROY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP – Due April 29, 2022

The Holdrege Optimist Club is sponsoring the Rod Melroy Memorial Athletic Scholarship.  This $500 scholarship is open to any male or female athlete who has participated in at least two NSAA sanctioned sports each academic year. Selection criteria include:
-Participation in at least two NSAA sanctioned sports each academic year
-Community service to the Holdrege area
-Financial Need
-Minimum 2.0 GPA
-Special consideration will be given to students continuing athletics at the collegiate level
Applications are available in the Guidance Office and completed applications need to be turned into the Guidance Office by the end of the school day on Friday, April 29.

OPTIMIST CLUB SCHOLARSHIP – Due April 29, 2022

The Optimist Club of Holdrege is awarding at least two $1,000 scholarships to a graduate of a Phelps County high school. Criteria to be considered in the selection process include:
-Financial need
-Career goals
-Academics
-School activities
-Community activities
-Past participation in Optimist activities
-References
Application packets are available in the Guidance Office and completed applications need to be turned into the Guidance Office by the end of the school day on Friday, April 29.

 

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If you know anyone who graduated from Holdrege High School and will be student teaching during the 2022-2023 school year, please tell them about the HEA-EMMETT GANNON scholarship below.

HOLDREGE EDUCATION ASSOCIATION – EMMETT GANNON SCHOLARSHIP for Student Teachers – Due May 13, 2022 

Two $500.00 scholarships are available from the Emmett Gannon-HEA Association to any college student who graduated from Holdrege High School and will be student teaching during the 2022-2023 school year. Applications are available by emailing Jon Karn at jon.karn@dusters.org or using the link below.

This application form is to be returned by May 13, 2022.  Please type or use blue or black ink.  Applications filled out in pencil will not be considered.   Email your application to Jon Karn at jon.karn@dusters.org or mail to Holdrege Public Schools, attn. Jon Karn, P.O. Box 2002, Holdrege, NE 68949.

22-23 HEA-Emmett Gannon Scholarship App

CENTRAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP – Phase 1: October 1st – March 1st; Phase 2: April 15th – June 1st; Phase 3: July 1st – September 1st

The Central Community College Scholarship is now available All Year Around! In order to apply for any CCC Scholarships, students must have an application for admission on file. There are three phases for awarding the scholarship dollars. In Phase 1 the online application is available October 1st – March 1st. BEST OPPORTUNITY FOR AWARDS IS IN PHASE 1: October 1 – March 1. The bulk of scholarship dollars are awarded in this phase. The online application includes one online letter of recommendation. You will automatically be considered for all eligible scholarships. The application is available at: ccc.awardspring.com;  Log in or register to create an awardspring account. Please use a personal email address, not your high school email address. Click “Submit” on completed application. You will automatically be considered for all eligible scholarships. Online application must be completed by March 1, 2021. (To be considered for Phase 1 CCC scholarships for the upcoming academic year, be sure to apply for admission by March 1st. You also need to complete the FAFSA by March 1st at the latest to be considered for need-based scholarships as well as merit-based scholarships.)

You can apply for scholarships in Phase 1, if you are starting in either the Fall or Spring Semester.

In Phase 2 the online application is available April 15th – June 1st.

In Phase 3 the online application is available July 1st – September 1st.

 

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UNK – PI KAPPA ALPHA ALUMNI SCHOLARSHIP – Due August 30, 2022

The UNK Pi Kappa Alpha Alumni Scholarship ($750) is an award made to males that will be full-time freshmen at UNK in the 2022 fall semester. The link with more information and the application is below.

UNK Pi Kappa Alumni Scholarship 2022