Scholarships

DEADLINE: March 2nd, 2020

Every year North Bend Central Students are invited to apply for scholarships proved by local businesses, patrons, and alumni. 

Click on the scholarship below to download the application form. (All applications are in Microsoft Word .doc format.) 

Complete the application forms. Print and return to Mrs. Gaughen by March 2nd. 

Alex Legge Memorial Scholarship

Agriculture or Natural Resources / Wildlife area $250

Allison Wolf Memorial Scholarship

Female - High School Girl's Track Participant $250

American Veterans Post #20 Senior Scholarship

Academics, School, & Community Involvement

Carol Wilson Memorial Scholarship

The Carol D. Wilson Memorial Scholarship is administered by the NBC Foundation. It is unique among NBC Foundation Scholarships in that it is renewable for up to four years of college study at $1,500 per year for students who meet the scholarship’s initial and renewal requirements.  

Class of 1982

Activity, Leadership, Character

Darlene Ough Memorial Scholarship

Academics, Community, Church Involvement $750

Ellen Wolf Memorial Scholarship

Teaching or Education related $250

FFA Chapter Scholarship

Dear FFA Member,

Please find attached the application forms for three chapter scholarships. Select the scholarship(s) that you will apply for, complete them in their entirety, and return to Mr. Mottl by 3:45 PM, February 28th. Feel free to type on this application or create your own electronic form. All parts of the application must be included to be considered!

The enclosed scholarships are:

  1. The North Bend FFA Chapter Scholarship- $200 – 1 awarded/year
  2. The North Bend FFA Alumni Scholarship - $500 – up to 3 awarded/year
  3. Michael K. Severson Scholarship (Year to Year Determination) - $100 – 1 awarded/year
  4. Doc Miller Scholarship (Year to Year Depending on Funding) - $100 – 1 awarded/year
  5. Richard “Dick” Dunker Memorial Sponsored by North Bend FFA Alumni - $300
  6. Rebecca “Becky” Renner Memorial Sponsored by North Bend FFA Alumni - $300

Good luck! Please direct general questions to Mr. Mottl.

Gene F. Emanuel Scholarship

Desirable Attributes and Qualifications of Applicants:

 

Available to graduating seniors who have the following; 3.0 on 4.0 scale or 87% or higher cumulative GPA and an ACT score of 24 or higher, and have extensive participation and leadership in school and community activities. No specific major required, but student must be planning to attend a 4-year college, preference given to attendance at a Nebraska 4-year college although family may approve out-of-state college attendance.  Applicants for the scholarship must have demonstrated leadership, good citizenship, and quality character.  No stated financial need required. Grandchildren of Gene F. Emanuel are not eligible to apply.

Geraldine Kinney Memorial Scholarship

Academics, Community, Church Involvement $500

Janet M. Kavan Memorial Scholarship

Activity, Leadership, Character, Involvement in Music $150

Jim & Sanda Kruger Scholarship

Character, Citizenship, Leadership, Academics $1500

Kate Emanuel Memorial Scholarship

Academics, Creativity, Leadership, Service-oriented $1000

Ladehoff Family Memorial Scholarship

Ladehoff Family Memorial Scholarship Scholarship Requirements: The scholarship will be awarded to an NBC High School graduate who meets the following requirements: • GPA equivalent of 3.0 on 4.0 scale or 87% on percentage scale. • ACT score of 23 or equivalent SAT or ACT alternative test score. The Family representative may waive GPA/ACT requirements at her/his discretion. • Commitment to attend the University of Nebraska system (4-year/2-year), state college system, or Nebraska community college system including vocational schools. Family may waive this requirement to allow out-of-state or private school attendance. • Extensive participation in school and community activities. • Personal character traits documented by two (2) recommendation letters. • An essay (approximately 500 words) reflecting on personal qualities and career goals. • The scholarship will be paid in the second semester of the student’s freshman year provided that the student provides documentation of successful completion at least 12 semester hours in the first semester and enrollment for at least 12 semester hours for the second semester. The payment amount will be $750. This scholarship is not renewable. • If there is not a suitable candidate on a given year, the family reserves the right to not award the scholarship.

Masonic Lodge #19 Scholarship

Male - Open - Good Citizenship

Music Booster Competive Scholarship

Four years Chorus/Band - Only 1 given $500

Music Boosters Participation Scholarship

Available to all students who have participated in Chorus or Band for 4 years. $100

NBC Foundation Scholarship

Academics, Involvement $1000

NBCEA Scholarship

Major in Education Field

North Bend Optimist Scholarship

Activities, Involvement - Open

Pam Dolezal Memorial Scholarship

Available to graduating seniors who have the following; 85% or higher cumulative GPA, ACT score of 18 or higher, and have extensive participation in school/community activities. No specific major required, but preference given to students planning to study PK-12 education and/or students planning to attend a two-year vocational school/community college within the Nebraska community college system.  Selection committee may approve out-of-state college attendance. Applicants for the scholarship must have demonstrated leadership, good citizenship, and quality character.  No stated financial need required, but applicants may include financial need data in their application if desired. 

Paul R. Hamilton Memorial Scholarship

Character, Community Service $1000

Rick "RJ" Johnson Memorial Scholarship

General - Some consideration given to (but not limited to) majors in Agriculture, and participation in Golf, Softball, and/or Bowling

W.O.C (Bill) Taylor Memorial Scholarshiip

Agriculture and/or Natural Resources $275