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Scholarships

OPPORTUNITIES

Scholarship forms are not availble using a mobile devise. Please check out our current scholarships using desktop view. There you will have the ability to download the following PDF and Word documents for each scholarship. 

The Kearney Area Community Foundation manages over 50 scholarship funds.  The criteria for these scholarships are varied, so please take a moment to search our scholarships to determine if you are eligible to apply. 

Using the command "ctrl f" search for scholarships, your school or county.

FOR STUDENTS GRADUATING FROM ANY HIGH SCHOOL IN NEBRASKA

McKenna's Rae of Hope
Mental Health Field

Application opens February 1, 2022

McKenna's Rae of Hope
Character Scholarship

Application opens February 1, 2022
FOR STUDENTS GRADUATING FROM SPECIFIC HIGH SCHOOLS 

Amherst

Troy and Kay Bauer

Application opens February 3, 2022

Kearney Catholic/

Kearney High

Youth Leadership Kearney 

Application opens February 3, 2022

Ravenna

Asher Family

Application opens February 3, 2022

Class of 1948

Application opens February 3, 2022

Ella Johnson

Application opens February 3, 2022

Kenneth L. Erickson FFA Scholarship

Application opens February 3, 2022

Kurt Keaschall Memorial Ravenna

Application opens February 3, 2022

Elm Creek

Aubree Joy Hubbard Memorial 

Application opens February 3, 2022

Elm Creek Public
School Foundation

Paxton Consolidated

Vanity Fare

Application opens February 3, 2022

Ravenna Cont.

Oren and Joyce Vogt

Application opens February 3, 2022

Ravenna Public School Foundation

Application opens February 3, 2022

Vernon and Beverly Reinertson

Application opens February 3, 2022

Violet Wadzinski Memorial

Application opens February 3, 2022

Elm Creek Cont.

Elm Creek Public School
Foundation Clara Marshall

Robin and Judy Marshall

Pleasanton

Pleasanton Scholarships

Application opens
March 1, 2022

Shelton

Dr. A.A. Jaeke

Application opens February 3, 2022

Dwight and Lois Gangwish

Application opens February 3, 2022

Jane S. & Franklin V. Bernhard

Application opens February 3, 2022

Lance Corporal Kyle Codner

Application opens February 3, 2022

Patricia Trubl

Application opens February 3, 2022

Shelton FFA Boosters

Wilcox-Hildreth

Application opens February 3, 2022

Charles and Verna Lee Falk

Application opens February 3, 2022

Shelton "Paying It Forward"

Application opens February 3, 2022

S.T.A.N.D

Application opens February 3, 2022

Ted Headley Agricultural

Application opens February 3, 2022
FOR STUDENTS GRADUATING FROM A SPECIFIC COUNTY/CONFERENCE

Buffalo County

Arthur E. Klinkacek Promise

Application opens February 3, 2022

Charles and Jeanette Mumma

Garden County

Blanche Thompson Memorial

Application opens February 3, 2022

Ft. Kearny Conference

Ft. Kearny Conference Future Educator

Application opens February 3, 2022

C.D. Orr and Emily Orr Scholarship

Application opens February 3, 2022

Rock and Holt
County

Kearney Area Chamber
of Commerce Ag Committee

Application opens February 3, 2022

Kearney Area Chamber of Commerce
Bruce Blankenship Leadership in Business

Application opens February 3, 2022

Kearney Area Chamber of Commerce

Mark Benjamin Building Opportunity

Application opens February 3, 2022

Kearney Area Chamber of Commerce

Student Leader CCC 

Application opens February 3, 2022

Kearney Area Chamber of Commerce

Student Leader UNK

Application opens February 3, 2022

Path To Success

Application opens February 3, 2022

C.J. Williams and Lena A. Williams 

Application opens February 3, 2022

Donald Kaup Memorial
Knights of Columbus

Don Newth Memorial

Application opens February 3, 2022

Ferol G. and Patricia A. Carney Memorial

Application opens February 3, 2022

Garden County High School Alumni

Application opens February 3, 2022

Mary E Hehnke Educational

Application opens February 3, 2022

Richard Dunn Memorial

Application opens February 3, 2022

Ronald and Jaquelyn

Kegley (4-H)

Shawn Reiber Memorial

Application opens February 3, 2022
FOR STUDENTS ATTENDING UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA AT KEARNEY

UNK Pi Kappa Alpha Alumni Scholarship

Roy and Doris Abood

Application opens February 1, 2022