County Farm Bureau Scholarships

6/18/2013 9:29:51 AM


Adams County: 3 $500 scholarships awarded for ag-related field; for seniors in Adams and Webster counties, preferably Farm Bureau members.

Antelope County: 2 $250 scholarships awarded; contact Antelope County Farm Bureau at 402-887-4842.

Blaine County: 2 $200 scholarships awarded; for Farm Bureau members; contact Margie Lloyd at 308-547-0420.

Boone County: 1 $300 scholarship awarded; applications due April 1; for Farm Bureau members in Boone County; contact Sharon Ketteler at 402-678-2574.

Buffalo County: 4 $500 scholarships awarded; ag-related field preferred and must live in Buffalo County; applications due April 1; contact Sara Everett at 308-234-2222.

Burt County: Up to 6 $500 scholarships awarded; for Farm Bureau members in Burt County; contact Larry or Kathy Mussack at 402-374-2588.

Cheyenne County: 1 $1,000 scholarship; for Farm Bureau members or relatives; applications due Aprilo 30; contact Tyson Narjes at 308-249-1301 or click here for an application >> 

Clay County:
 2 $250 scholarships awarded; ag-related field; contact Clay County Farm Bureau at 402-469-5033.

Cuming County: 2 scholarships awarded; 1 for $500; 1 for $300; for Farm Bureau members in Cuming County; contact Dennis Schultz at 402-529-6433.

Custer County: Up to 5 $300 scholarships awarded; ag or ag-related field; applications due April 1; contact Ken Byam at 308-935-1820.

Dawson County: 3 $500 scholarships awarded with preference for ag-related field; Farm Bureau members only; contact Dawson County Farm Bureau at 308-324-4000.

Dixon County: 2 $500 scholarships awarded; for Farm Bureau members in Dixon County; contact Martey Stewart at 402-584-2252.

Dodge County: 1 $500 scholarship awarded; ag-related field; applications due May 1; contact David Saalfeld at 402-652-8678.

Douglas County: Must belong to a family that has been a Douglas County Farm Bureau member three years or more; graduate of a Douglas County High School; cumulative GPA of no less than 3.0; application submitted by March 15; contact Douglas County Farm Bureau at 402-991-1433 or elmapoppe@dcfb.omhcoxmail.com.

Dundy County: 2 $250 scholarships awarded to Farm Bureau members only; given to students in 2nd, 3rd and 4th year of study; contact Dundy County Farm Bureau at 308-423-2223.

Frontier County: 2 $500 scholarships for Frontier County Youth Ambassador; ag-related field; residents of Frontier County only; contact Frontier County Farm Bureau at 308-367-4350.

Hayes County: 2 $100 scholarships awarded to Farm Bureau members only; contact Hayes County Farm Bureau at 308-286-3431.

Holt County: Holt County Memorial Scholarship Fund; 2 $500 scholarships awarded to Farm Bureau member families; preference to applicants entering an ag-related field; contact Farm Bureau office in O’Neill or Atkinson at 402-336-1154.

Howard County: 1 $500 scholarship awarded; ag-related field and preference to Howard County members; applications due April 13; contact Margie Townsend at 308-754-5481.

Jefferson County: A $500 scholarship for seniors at a Jefferson County high school; applicant must be going into an agricultural field; deadline: April 15; contact Judy Zimmerman at 402-729-2728 or judy.zimmerman@fbfs.com.

Kearney/Franklin County:
 A total of $1,000 to Kearney/Franklin county students; ag-related field has priority; contact Kearney/Franklin County Farm Bureau at 308-832-2290.

Keith County: 3 $150 scholarships awarded; must be a Keith County member; contact Sherry Gies at 308-239-4497.

Kimball/Banner County: 2 $250 scholarships awarded for ag-related field; applications due April 15; contact Beverly Atkins at 308-682-5647.

Knox County: 6 $250 scholarships awarded; for Farm Bureau members in Knox County; contact Knox County office at 402-373-4600.

Lancaster County: The Lancaster County Farm Bureau Scholarships are administered by Southeast Community College and by the University of Nebraska Foundation for UNL and NCTA. Students who are residents of Lancaster County and/or who graduate from a high school in Lancaster county are eligible for a scholarship. They need to pursue a course of study in agriculture at Southeast Community College or NCTA, or declare a major in the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources at UNL. Students who are interested in a scholarship need to contact the school they plan to attend. Contact Herschel Staats at 402-483-5673.

Lincoln County: Kent Boyer Memorial Scholarship administered by Community Foundation to a graduating senior majoring in agriculture. Applicants must demonstrate financial need. Contact Lincoln County Farm Bureau at 308-534-9694.

Lincoln County: 2 $500 scholarships awarded; contact  Lincoln County Farm Bureau at 308-534-9694.

Madison County: 2 $250 scholarships awarded; for Farm Bureau members in Madison County; contact the Madison County Office at 402-371-1520.

Merrick County: Up to 3 scholarships awarded; available to Farm Bureau members; contact the Merrick County office at 308-946-3893.

Morrill County: 2 $300 scholarships awarded; preference to agriculture majors; available to Morrill County members; contact Regina Rhodes at 308-262-0858.

Nance County: 1 $200 scholarship awarded; ag-related field; applications due April 1; contact Bob McNeff at 308-536-2836.

Perkins County: $1,000 each year; 2 scholarships of $300 and 1 of $400; must be Farm Bureau member; studying an ag-related field; contact Perkins County Farm Bureau at 308-352-4320.

Pierce County: 1 $250 scholarship awarded; for Farm Bureau members in Pierce County; contact Pierce County office at 402-329-6284.

Platte County: 2 $500 scholarships awarded; ag-related field with preference to Platte County members; applications due April 15; contact Stan Rosendahl at 402-285-0469.

Polk County: 2 $300 scholarships awarded; contact Abbie Peterson at 402-747-2186.

Rock County: 1 scholarship awarded; 1 $100 nursing scholarship; contact Loren Ammon at 402-244-5304.

Saline County: 2 $250 scholarships awarded; ag-related field; must be a Saline County member; contact Pat Hudecek at 402-821-2157.

Scotts Bluff County: 3 $500 scholarships awarded; applications due April 14; contact Shannon Kampbell at 308-632-3082.

Sarpy County: 1 or more $500 scholarship(s) awarded; applications due July 1; ag-related field; must be a Sarpy County member; can re-apply and extend for 4 years; contact Sarpy County Farm Bureau at 402-339-8778.

Saunders County: 1 or more $250 scholarship(s) awarded; applications due April 1; ag-related field; must be a Saunders County member; contact Sharon Vermeline at 402-909-2160.

Thayer County: 1 $500 scholarship awarded; for Thayer County resident with plans to study in ag or ag-related field; deadline is March 1; contact Thayer County Farm Bureau at 402-768-6218.

Thurston County: 2 $250 scholarships awarded; for Farm Bureau members in Thurston County; contact Joel Lamplot at 402-385-2452.

Washington County: 4 $1,000 scholarships awarded; must be a Washington County member for a minimum of 2 years; deadline is March 15; contact Judy Geisler at 402-654-3685.

Wayne County: 2 $1,000 scholarships awarded; contact Robert Dowling at 402-585-4504 or cell 402-360-3932.

York County: 1 $500 scholarship awarded; contact Jerry Stahr at 402-366-0602.

NEBRASKA FARM BUREAU
5225 South 16th Street, Lincoln, NE 68512
P.O. Box 80299, Lincoln, NE 68501-0299
Telephone
: (800) 742-4016 or (402) 421-4400
Fax
: (402) 421-4439