Scholarship Program

Since 2000, The Sowers Club of Nebraska Foundation has created four scholarship programs.  These programs were established to promote and encourage interest in education, and to help those whom otherwise would be unable to pay for their education.

Sowers Club of Nebraska Scholarship – Continuing Education

Amount:  $1,000.00
Deadline:  Monday, November 27, 2017
Criteria: Must be a declared student attending an institution of higher learning located in the State of Nebraska.

  1. Must be a Resident of Nebraska.
  2. Must be a U.S. Citizen.
  3. Must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  4. Must include College Transcript.
  5. Must attend a College in Nebraska.
  6. Must include a brief essay on your Career Plans.
  7. Please include a list of Extra-Curricular Activities (community,other).
  8. Please include a list of Awards and Acknowledgements in which you have received.
  9. Recipients are required to attend a disbursement function to be recognized.
  10. Must include three to five Letters of Recommendation.
  11. Handwritten documents will not be accepted.
  12. Must be postmarked by Monday, November 27, 2017.

Sowers Club of Nebraska Scholarship – High School Seniors

Amount:  $1,000.00
Deadline:  Friday, February 24, 2017.
Criteria: Must be a full-time student attending an institution of higher learning located in the State of Nebraska.

  1. Must be a Resident of Nebraska.
  2. Must be a U.S. Citizen.
  3. Must have a GPA of 3.0 or equivalent.
  4. Must include High School Transcript
  5. Must attend a College in Nebraska.
  6. Must include a brief essay on your Career Plans.
  7. Please include a list of Extra-Curricular Activities (high school, community, other)
  8. Please include a list of Awards and Acknowledgements in which you have received.
  9. Recipients are required to attend a disbursement function to be recognized.
  10. Must include three to five Letters of Recommendation.
  11. Handwritten documents will not be accepted.
  12. Must be postmarked by Friday, February 24, 2017.

Sowers Club of Nebraska Scholarship
in Memory of Mr. Oren Galloway

Amount:  $500.00
Deadline:  Friday, February 24, 2017.
Criteria: Must be a full-time student attending an institution of higher learning located in the State of Nebraska.

  1. Must be a Resident of Nebraska.
  2. Must have a parent currently employed with Burlington Northern Railroad.
  3. Must be a U.S. Citizen.
  4. Must attend a College in Nebraska.
  5. Must have a GPA of 3.0 or equivalent.
  6. Recipients are required to attend a disbursement function to be recognized.
  7. Must include High School Transcript.
  8. Must include Four Letters of Recommendation.
  9. Must be received in the Sowers Office by Friday, February 24, 2017.

Sowers Club of Nebraska Scholarship
in Memory of Mr. Bob Milton

Amount: $500.00
Criteria:

  1. Must be a declared student majoring in culinary arts.
  2. Must be a full time student.
  3. Must have a GPA of 2.75 or higher.
  4. Must be a Nebraska resident.
  5. Must be a U.S. Citizen.
  6. Recipients are required to attend a disbursement function to be recognized.
  7. Deadline:  Friday, February 24, 2017.

** Letters of Recommendations are encouraged**