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Scholarships

Presidents' Leadership Award

The Presidents' Leadership Award is a $1,000 educational scholarship for girls 18-24 in the state of Nebraska who demonstrate outstanding leadership to the benefit of their community. Please review the requirements and fill out the required application.

  Presidents' Leadership Award Application (PDF)

Canenburg Scholarship

The Canenburg Scholarship is an up-to-$500 college scholarship for Ambassador Girl Scouts (high school seniors) who reside in Rock County, Nebraska. The scholarships are funded by the Henry Canenburg Estate Trust, founded in 1955. Please fill out the required application.

  Canenburg Scholarship Application (PDF)

Olson Memorial Scholarship

High school seniors (Ambassador Girl Scouts) who are members in the Columbus Service Center area can apply for a college scholarship up to $500. The scholarships are funded by the Grant and Berenice Olson Memorial Fund, established in the 1990s. Please fill out the required application.

  Olson Memorial Scholarship Application (PDF)

Pat Meyer Nebraska Young Women of Distinction

The Pat Meyer Nebraska Young Women of Distinction honors high school or graduating girls who have completed their Gold Award. The award includes a plaque, a $500 scholarship, a lifetime Girl Scout membership and recognition at the council's annual meeting.

Girls who have completed their Gold Award between January and November of each year will be mailed an application. A minimum of three recipients will be chosen by the Gold Award committee, staff and community volunteers.

  Pat Meyer Nebraska YWOD Information (PDF)

Ethel N. Ericksen Memorial Scholarship

The Ethel N. Ericksen Memorial Scholarship is open to girls who would like to attend a camp program at Camp Crossed Arrows during the summer of 2018. Four $150 scholarships are available. Applicants must be from the Prairie Hills or rural (outside of Lancaster County) Homestead Service areas. Please complete the required application by April 30.

  Ethel N. Ericksen Memorial Scholarship Application (PDF)

Tyler Cherrington Travel Scholarship

The Tyler Cherrington Travel Scholarship (up to $500) is awarded to a currently registered member of Girl Scouts Spirit of Nebraska, who would like to participate in a council-sponsored travel opportunity (excludes Destinations). This scholarship does not include any required deposits. Please note the program registration deadline must be met.

 Tyler Cherrington Travel Scholarship (PDF)