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ACT Deadlines

 

Test Date                       Registration Deadline             (Late Fee Required)

September 10, 2016           August 5, 2016                                 August 6 - 19, 2016

 

October 22, 2016                September 16, 2016                        September 17 - 30, 2016

 

December 10, 2016             November 4, 2016                           November 5 - 18, 2016

 

February 11, 2017               January 13, 2017                           January 14 - 20, 2017

 

April 8, 2017                        March 3, 2017                                March 4 - 17, 2017

 

June 10, 2017                       May 5, 2017                                    May 6 - 19, 2017



 

ACT High School Code: 281 - 090

Registration Website: www.actstudent.org

Fee: $42.50



 

John Baylor Test Prep

http://www.johnbaylortestprep.com

(Get password from Mrs. McConnell)



 

Compass Test Practice

www.act.org/compass

www.testprepreview.com/compass_practice.htm




 

SCHOLARSHIPS


 

DATE DUE

SCHOLARSHIP

AMOUNT

REQUIREMENTS

WEBSITE/LINK

10/25/2016

2017 Horatio Alger Scholarship

Varies according to scholarship

Online application

check procedures

www.scholars.horatioalger.org

10/17/2016

North Platte Chamber Area Agri-Business Scholarship

$1,000

Students majoring in a program related to agriculture

North Platte Chamber Area Agri-Business Scholarship 

10/24/2016

Wendy’s High School Heisman

Varies

GPA of  3.0 or better.  Participate in at  least one sport

www.wendyshighschoolheisman.com  

12/15/2016

AXA Achievement

Scholarship

Varies

$10,000 to $25,000

Seniors planning to attend college

www.axa-achievement.com

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2/10/2017

Nebraska Rural Community Schools Scholarship

Varies

Seniors planning to become teachers or other related occupations

 

www.nrcsa.net  

3/1/2017

Raymond & Laura Downs Memorial Scholarship

$750

All seniors with preference given to students planning to major in education or agriculture

Raymond & Laura Downs Memorial Scholarship

3/15/2017

Hershey American Legion Paul R. Martin Post #279

$300

Cumulative GPA must be a 2.0 or  

a C average

Hershey American Legion

 

1/5/2017

TeamMates Scholarships

Varies

TeamMates Mentee

http://teammates.org/for-mentees/scholarships/ 

3/15/2017

Marvin & Cindy Fisher Memorial Scholarship

$750 (1)

All seniors with preference given to seniors planning to major in health sciences or agriculture

Marvin & Cindy Fisher Memorial Scholarship

4/1/2017

Collegebound NE

Varies

Accepted to UNL, UNK, UNO

Complete the FAFSA by 4/1/2016

www.collegeboundnebraska.com

6/1/2017

NSCS Advantage

Nebraska State College System

Varies

Attend Chadron, Peru, or Wayne State College

Complete the FAFSA

www.nscs.edu/nscs-advantage.htm

2/1/2017

Susan Thompson Buffett

Varies

Attending public college in NE

2.5 GPA in High School

http://buffettscholarships.org/college-scholarships​

3/15/2017

Haven & Virginia Smith

$3,000 (1)

Hershey

Senior

Attending college in Nebraska

In essay include a paragraph about Haven & Virginia Smith.

Haven & Virginia Smith Scholarship

3/1/2017

Independent Insurance Agents of NE

Chet Linder Scholarship

Varies

Preference will be given to business majors

Independent Insurance Agents of NE Chet Linder Scholarship

3/1/2017

Hershey Public School Educational Foundation

$1,000 (5)

Seniors planning to attend an university, Jr. College, or technical trade school

Hershey Public School Educational Foundation

3/15/2017

Hershey Education

Association

Will range from $250 - $1,000

Preference given To students majoring in education

Hershey Education Association Scholarship

3/1/2017

Hershey TeamMates Scholarship

Varies

Students in Hershey TeamMates Mentoring Progam

Hershey TeamMates Scholarship

3/17/2017

Mid-Plains Mutual Aid Fire District Scholarship

$400 (2)

All students should apply

Mid-Plains Mutual Aid Fire District Scholarship

 

3/1/2016

Lincoln County Family & Community Education  Council Scholarships

$500

Seniors planning to receive a degree in agriculture or family & consumer sciences

Lincoln Co. Family & Community Ed. Council Scholarship

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3/1/2016

Nebraska Future Solving Program Scholarship

$200 (2)

Seniors with at least 2 years experience in FPS

 

 

Postmark

2/27/2017

Mid-NE Sch

Dr. Fred & Emma Wanek Music Scholarship

$2,600

Full-time music major that demonstrates musical talent

Dr. & Mrs. Fred H Wanek Scholarship

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2/27/2017

Mid-NE Sch

Brad Troyer Memorial Scholarship

$1,000

Applicants must plan to study welding

Brad Troyer Memorial Scholarship

 

Postmark

2/27/2017

Mid-NE Sch

North Platte Hostesses Scholarship

$500

Students attending

North Platte Community College

North Platte Hostesses Scholarship

Postmark

2/27/2017

Mid-NE Sch

North Platte Jaycees Scholarship

Varies

Grade point average of up to 3.5

North Platte Jaycees Scholarship

Postmark

2/27/2017

Mid-NE Sch

Neal R. Sones Memorial Scholarship

$550

Must have a parent employed by Union Pacific Railroad

Neal R. Sones Memorial Scholarship

 

Postmark

2/27/2017

Mid-NE Sch

Brian A. Sorenson Memorial Scholarship

$650

Must be college junior, senior or graduate student

Brian A. Sorenson Memorial Scholarship

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2/27/2017

Mid-NE Sch

VFW Memorial Highway 83 Scholarship

$1000

GPA of at least 2.7

VFW Memorial Highway 83 Scholarship

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2/27/2017

Mid-NE Sch

Nebraska Line Workers Scholarship

$400

Applicants planning to pursue training in utility line program

Nebraska Line Workers Scholarship       

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2/27/2017

Mid-NE Sch

John L. Martinez Memorial Scholarship

$400

Must have “C” or better grade point average

John L. Martinez Memorial Scholarship

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2/27/2017

Mid-NE Sch

Langford Scholarship

Approx. $1,000 - Amounts may vary

All students should apply

Langford Scholarship

 

Postmark

2/27/2017

Mid-NE Sch

Rose M. Klemm Scholarship

$400

All students should apply

Rose M. Klemm Scholarship

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2/27/2017

Mid-NE Sch

E.E. “Herb” & Marion “Bunny” Hoover Scholarship

$1,000

Students attending North Platte Community College

E.E. "Herb" & Marion "Bunny" Hoover North Platte Community College Scholarship

 

Postmark

2/27/2017

Mid-NE Sch

York & Helen Hinman Scholarship

$500

Applicants attending college in Nebraska

York & Helen Hinman Scholarship

 

Postmark

2/27/2017

Mid-NE Sch

Lincoln County Farm Bureau - Kent Boyer Memorial Scholarship

1 or 2 Scholarship Totalling $1400

Applicants intending to major in agriculture

Lincoln County Farm Bureau - Kent Boyer Memorial Scholarship

 

Postmark

2/27/2017

Mid-NE Sch

Marie Dent Scholarship

Number & Amount Varies

Approx.

$1,000

Students seeking degree in nursing

Marie Dent Scholarship

Postmark

2/27/2017

Mid-NE Sch

Eagles Club - Bob Spady Scholarship

$600

Students planning to pursue career in the automotive industry

Eagles Club - Bob Spady Scholarship

Postmark

2/27/2017

Mid-NE Sch

Ralph B. & Lela L. Dailey Scholarship

$1800 (4)

All students should apply

Ralph B & Lela L. Dailey Scholarship

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2/27/2017

Mid-NE Sch

Nebraskaland Family & Consumer Science Scholarship     Nebraskaland Family & Consumer Science Scholarship

Postmark

2/27/2017

Mid-NE Sch

John Russell Applegate Scholarships for Teachers

Amount Varies (10)

Current Teacher or education major at college junior or senior level

John Russell Applegate Scholarships for Teachers

3/1/2017

Leu Scholarship

$1,000 (2)

Student has to be in the top 25% of their class.  

Preference goes to students planning to major in agriculture or religious studies.

Leu Scholarship

4/1/2017

Pink Bandana Beat Breast Cancer Scholarship

$1000

4 year renewable

Graduating senior who has a parent that has battled breast cancer in past 10 years

2017PinkBandanaScholarship_Application2017.pdf

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3/10/2017

BBB Student of Integrity Awards Scholarship

$2,000

All students should apply

http://www.bbb.org/nebraska/for-businesses/programs-services/bbb-awards-pages/student-of-integrity-award-scholarships/ 

3/1/2017

Ken & Connie Niedan Scholarship

$1,000 (2)

Graduating senior must have definite plans to attend North Platte Community College

Ken & Connie Niedan Scholarship

3/1/2017

Fred & Lily Frels Memorial Scholarship

$1,000(2)

Must have a cumulative 3.0 gpa on high school transcript

Fred & Lilly Frels Memorial Scholarship

3/21/2016

Lincoln County Farm Bureau

Scholarship

 

Seniors interested in pursuing a career in agriculture

 

3/1/2016

American Legion Scholarships

Varies

All students should check website.

 
4/1/2017 Western Nebraska Bank Scholarship (4) $500 All Students may apply Western Nebraska Bank Scholarship
3/1/2017 North Platte Community Colelge Foundation- Winnie Dolph Memorial Scholarship   Students enrolling @ MPCC North Platte Community Colelge Foundation- Winnie Dolph Memorial Scholarship
3/1/17 2017 Russ Peterson Memorial Scholarship $1,000 Students going into technical field 2017 Russ Peterson Memorial Scholarship
3/17/2017 Chris Nelsen Memorial Scholarship Varies Students going into Agriculture Chris Nelsen Memorial Scholarship
3/1/2017 Central Nebraska Senior Golf Association Golf Scholarship Ranges from $500 to $1,000 High School Seniors who excel in golf Central Nebraska Senior Golf Association Golf Scholarship
4/7/17 Johnny Baxter Carrieage House Foundation $1,500  Students planning to study in an automotive related field who are attending a community college in Nebraska Johnny Baxter Carrieage House Foundation
3/15/2017

GREG MILLER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

$500.00 Must be a graduating Hershey High School Senior.  Any senior planning to pursue higher education is eligible, but preference will be given to students majoring in education. Greg Miller Memorial Scholarship
4/8/2017 Nebraskans for Peace (3) $500 & (6) $100  Students wishing to further their education in an area consistent with the mission of NFP. NFP Scholarship
3/17/17 Dawson Public Power District-Utility Line & STEM Scholorships $1500 each

Students pursuing degree in utility. 

Students pursuing degree in STEM

Dawson Public Power District-Utility Line & STEM Scholorships

 

    

 

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