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.

2024 applications closed

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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