Scholarships

Congratulations to the 2016 Volunteer Scholarship Recipients!

Julia Griffin

Lily Jiang

Sarmishtha Prathivadhi-Bhayankaram

The Volunteer Scholarship was established in 1992 to support the volunteer and leadership potential of our youth. Each May, the Junior League of Omaha is privileged to award three $1,500 scholarships to female high school seniors who demonstrate outstanding volunteer performance in the community.  

Candidates must meet the following requirements:

  1. Must be a young woman graduating from an Omaha area high school
  2. Must have earned a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale
  3. Must enroll as a full-time student in any private or public postsecondary institution in the upcoming school year
  4. Must be involved in a volunteer capacity in the community

Application process:

  1. Complete the application, including the personal statement and one supervisor recommendation form. The application must be completed in its entirety – all questions must be answered.
  2. Submit your application to the Junior League of Omaha.

Completed applications and supervisor recommendations must be emailed to scholarship@jlomaha.org by March 1, 2017, or mailed and postmarked no later than March 1, 2017. 

Mail applications to:

Junior League of Omaha
Nominating Committee – Scholarships
12135 Pacific Street
Omaha, NE 68154

Scholarship recipients will be notified by April 15, 2017.

For more information, applicants can email scholarship@jlomaha.org