Scholarships

Applications for the 2017 year are now closed

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.

Mail applications to:

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

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