Scholarships

 

OTCF has many scholarships available for the graduating Senior to the Non-Traditional student returning to college. Each scholarship has it's own personality and history. Apply today!

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Scholarship

Application

Deadline

February 15, 2022

Agriculture / Box Butte County
Aspiring Youth in Ag Scholarship
in memory of Keri Votruba

 

For Box Butte County Graduating Seniors Pursuing Study in an Agricultural related field.

 

The Keri Votruba Aspiring Youth in Ag Scholarship is offered to assist students who are pursuing a major in an agricultural related field at an accredited two or four-year college, university or technical school.  The scholarship is available to high school graduating seniors and college freshman.

One $2,000 scholarship will be awarded annually for undergraduate study ($1,000 per year for two years). One winner and one alternate will be selected by an advisory committee with final approval of the OTCF Scholarship Committee.

Agriculture
Agri-Business Scholarship

 

For Area Graduating Seniors Pursuing Undergraduate Study in Agricultural Sciences

Arts, Music, Theater
Bronson (Dorothy) Memorial Scholarship

 

For area high school students to attend summer camp for the study of art, music, dance or theater. Area high school students are eligible to receive Dorothy Bronson Memorial Scholarships through the summer following high school graduation. 

Study of Art
Fliesbach McAlister Scholarship

 

For high school seniors or junior college students who are residents of western Nebraska or eastern Wyoming, and planning to study art.  Recipients are selected by the West Nebraska Arts Center. Information about this scholarship is available by contacting the West Nebraska Arts Center at 308-632-2226.

Art, Music, Theater, Journalism
Lovercheck (Margaret) Scholarship

 

Available to Gering High School seniors for the study of art, music, theater, literature or journalism at a four-year institution.  The scholarship provides $500 per semester for up to four years for a student who needs financial assistance for college. 

Dr. John A. DesEnfants Scholarship

 

The Dr. John A. DesEnfants Scholarship is available for 2021 Graduates only, for those pursuing a career in dentistry.

for 2021 grads only!

Diesel Technology
Floyd's Truck Center, Inc.
Brian H. Greif Memorial Scholarship

The Floyd’s Truck Center, Inc. Scholarship is offered to assist students from the following cities and surrounding areas: Scottsbluff, Gering and Sidney, NE; Cheyenne, Rock Springs, Casper and Gillette, WY; and from Rapid City and Pierre, SD, who are pursuing a major as a diesel technician at one of the accredited colleges listed. The scholarship is available to high school seniors, and to those who have previously graduated from high school.

Education or Healthcare
Clara E. Muehlberger Scholarship

 

Available to residents of the 11 panhandle counties and Goshen County in Wyoming who pursue undergraduate study in education or a health care-related field. It provides $1,000 per year for up to four years and may be used at either two- or four-year institution. The scholarships are available to high school seniors, non-traditional college students, and college upper classmen. 

Gering High School
CSPM Scholarship

 

Available to Gering High School Seniors. Three separate scholarships are awarded each year; one $2,000 scholarship ($500 per semester for two years) is awarded to a student pursuing two-year technical or vocational training, and two $6,000 scholarships ($750 per semester for four years) are awarded to students pursuing studies at a two-or four-year college or university. 

Gering High School
Lovercheck (Margaret) Scholarship

 

Available to Gering High School seniors for the study of art, music, theater, literature or journalism at a four-year institution.  The scholarship provides $500 per semester for up to four years for a student who needs financial assistance for college. 

Mitchell High School
Mitchell Community Scholarship

 

$1,000 Scholarship for Graduating Seniors from Mitchell High School

Scotts Bluff County
Lemons
(Lawrence & Pauline) Scholarship

 

The Lawrence and Pauline Lemons Scholarship offers two $4,000 scholarships annually to students under age 30, who are graduates of any Scotts Bluff County high school.  Preference is given to lineal descendants of Harry and Mabel Wisner and Guy and Florence Lemons. 

Scottsbluff High School
CSScholarship

 

For graduating seniors of Scottsbluff High School. Three separate scholarships designated A, B, and C, will be awarded annually.  Applications should be submitted to the Scottsbluff High School Counseling Office. 

Scottsbluff High School
Jane and Chet Fliesbach Scholarship

 

The Jane and Chet Fliesbach Scholarship provides three (3) scholarships of $1,000 each ($500 per semester) to low-income Scottsbluff High School graduating seniors.  The scholarship may be used at either a two- or four-year institution.  Recipients must maintain a GPA of 2.0 or higher. 

Scottsbluff High School
Lemons
(Lawrence) Scholarship

 

The Lawrence Lemons $500 Memorial Scholarship is given annually to one Scottsbluff High School senior. 

SHS Band Students
Class of '66 Memorial Scholarship

 

A $500 scholarship will be given annually to a Scottsbluff High School graduating senior who is an outstanding band student. Application forms are available at the Scottsbluff High School Counseling Office or from the band director.

Pre-Engineering
Pre-Engineering
 Scholarship

Offers financial assistance to a Scottsbluff or Gering High School graduating senior who will attend Western Nebraska Community College to pursue a degree in Pre-Engineering. 

Panhandle Drug-Free Youth Scholarship

The Panhandle Drug-Free Youth Scholarship is available to Nebraska panhandle-area high school seniors who are currently involved in a local drug-free youth group. One $500 scholarship will be awarded annually.  

WNCC Bound
Dill Scholarship

 

The Alan Dill Scholarship is selected by the Dill family and awarded to graduates of any Scotts Bluff County High School who attend Western Nebraska Community College.  The scholarship is worth $1,000 annually. 

Hispanic Scholarship
Hispanic Advisory Committee Scholarship

 

Available to Scotts Bluff County residents of Hispanic heritage and American citizenship to pursue undergraduate education. Scholarships are available to high school seniors and undergraduate college students. The number and value of scholarships will vary based on annual Hispanic Advisory Committee scholarship resources.  Scholarships may be renewable. Applicants must be full-time students.

2021/2022
Scholarship Winners

Agri-Business Scholarship

  • Allison Carpenter (Scottsbluff) $2,000

  • Aleena Wagner (Broadwater)  $2,000

Atkins Bequest Scholarship

  • James Heldt (Scottsbluff) $2,500

Mitchell Community Scholarship 

  • Regan Hodsden (Mitchell), $1,000

Panhandle Drug-Free Youth

  • Victoria Eckerberg (Gering), $500

Clara E. Muehlberger Scholarship

  • Grace Michael (Scottsbluff) $4,000

  • Kenneth Wyland (Hemingford) $4,000

  • Ashton Davis (Rushville) $4,000

  • Karissa Benavides (Bridgeport) $4,000

  • Landrie Nelson (Hemingford) $4,000

  • Rhegan Devier (Dalton) $2,000

  • Yazmin Marquez (Scottsbluff) $2,000

Lawrence & Pauline Lemons Scholarship

  • Francisco Barrios (Mitchell) $4,000

  • Ronald Sisson (Mitchell) $4,000

Class of '66 

  • Ashlyn Ibero (Scottsbluff)  $1,000

Pre-Engineering

  • Tucker Halstead Fuentes (Gering) $2,000

Hispanic Advisory Committee

  • Jacqueline Patino (Scottsbluff) $500

  • Cassandra Rodriguez (Gering) $500

Dill Scholarship

  • Jaden Schumacher (Mitchell) $1,000

Fliesbach / McAlister Scholarship

  • Paige Schneider (Gering) $1,000

CSI Scholarship

  • Jamisyn Howard (Scottsbluff) $6,000

  • Tyler Smith (Scottsbluff) $6,000

  • Brett Hill (Scottsbluff) $2,000

Lawrence Lemons Scholarship

  • Ashlyn Ibero (Scottsbluff) $500

Lovercheck Scholarship

  • Victoria Eckerberg (Gering) $4,000

Jane & Chet Fliesbach Scholarship

  • Jacqueline Patino (Scottsbluff), $1,000

  • Elli Bauerkemper (Scottsbluff), $1,000

  • Kiana Brannan (Scottsbluff), $1,000

CSPM Scholarship

  • Lydia Connot (Gering), $6,000

  • Logan Andrews (Gering), $6,000

Don & Dian Roth Scholarship

  • Kaitlyn Ng (Windsor, CO) $1,000

Floyds Truck Center Inc /

Brian H. Greif Memorial Scholarship

  • Hannah Smithson (Lander, WY) $1,500

  • Dawson Richert (Lingle, WY) $1,000

  • Brian Turek (Hemingford) $1,000

  • Jakob Ratliff (Scottsbluff) $1,500

Dr. Jack Desenfants Memorial Scholarship

  • Savannah Jordan  (Banner County) $2,000

  • Kayle Morris (Gering)  $2,000

  • Caleigh Essert (Torrington) $2,000

  • Peyton Beaver (Scottsbluff) $2,000

Drug Free Youth
Don & Dian Roth
Scholarship

The Don and Dian Roth Scholarship was established to encourage continuing education and serves as an investment in higher learning.

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