Scholarship Opportunities

Additional Awards for Girls Who Qualify.

There are a few council scholarships for which girls can apply. The requirements and criteria vary, so if you are interested in these awards, please read the application packets carefully. The Gold Award is a requirement for some, but not all of these scholarships.

The Presidents’ Leadership Award is a $1000 educational scholarship for girls 18-24 in the Homestead Service Center area (Lincoln and surrounding) who demonstrate outstanding leadership to the benefit of their community. Please see the packet below for requirements and for an application.

Presidents’ Leadership Award Packet (PDF)


The Canenburg Scholarship is an up-to-$500 college scholarship for Ambassador Girl Scouts (high school seniors) who reside in Rock County in Nebraska. The scholarships are funded by the Henry Canenburg Estate Trust, founded in 1955. If you have questions regarding this scholarship, you can contact Kristin Barnett at kstreffbarnett@girlscoutsnebraska.org.

Canenburg Scholarship Application (Word)