2024 Urban League of Nebraska Scholarship Form

The completed scholarship application packet (including all requested materials) must be received by 5:00 pm., Sunday, March 31, 2024.

To be eligible for an Urban League of Nebraska scholarship, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Be a current resident of the state of Nebraska
  • Have a current cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • Have completed at least 10 hours of documented community involvement
  • Have taken the ACT or SAT
  • Application
  • Completed Community Involvement Log
  • Official copy of high school transcripts or G.E.D. (General Education Diploma).
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation from persons attesting to your qualifications and motivation for attending college. Family members and relatives cannot submit letters of recommendation on the student’s behalf.
  • Essay stating your goals, ambitions, and the reasons you should receive this scholarship. (Essays must be no less than 250 words and no more than 500 words in length.)
  • Résumé
  • Additional information may be requested by the selection committee.

Apply Today!

Deadline is Sunday, March 31, 2024 by 5pm

If you have any questions about the scholarship application, or need help with your submission please contact:

LaWanda Gould
Urban League of Nebraska
402-453-9730, ext. 125

Download the Full Application

You may submit your application one of two ways:

  1. Complete the online form on this page
  2. Return this downloadable application along with copies of the other required documents to:

Urban League of Nebraska Inc.
attn: LaWanda Gould
3040 Lake Street Omaha, NE 68111