Scholarship Funds

  • Adam James Hansen Memorial Scholarship - one $500 scholarship is available to a current graduating senior at York High School who plans to pursue a degree in computer technology/programming or computer science.
  • Alfred & Verna Holthus Scholarship - one $2,000 scholarship is available to a current graduating senior at Bertrand High School.
  • Arthur H. & Belle L. Merrill Scholarship - one scholarship is available to a current graduating senior at York High School who plans to pursue a degree in education.  Amount may vary.
  • Carol L. Bittinger Scholarship – one scholarship is available to a current graduating senior who resides in York County pursuing enrollment in the study of medicine, nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy, respiratory therapy, or any other health-related course of study.  Amount may vary.
  • Carol L. Toms Scholarship – one $1,000 scholarship is available to a current York High School graduating senior with an interest in elementary education or fine arts.
  • Chris Nelsen Memorial Scholarship for Agriculture & Agronomy – one scholarship will be available to a current graduating senior from York, Frontier or Lincoln County who plans to pursue a degree in agriculture or agronomy, or a current college student who majors in agriculture or agronomy.  Amount may vary.
  • Dorothy & Howard May York College Scholarship - one or two scholarships are available to current York College students.  Amounts may vary.
  • Dorothy & Howard May York High School Scholarship - one or two scholarships are available to current graduating seniors at York High School who plan to attend a Nebraska college or university and major in science, mathematics, business, agriculture or horticulture.  Amounts may vary.
  • Eunice M. Troester Scholarship – one $3,000 scholarship is available to a current graduating York High School senior AND one $3,000 scholarship is available to a current graduating Hampton High School senior pursuing a major in agriculture, medicine or allied Health Field.
  • Greg Holoch Memorial Scholarship – two $1,000 scholarships are available to current graduating seniors from York High School who plan to major in building trades.
  • Harold & Ginny Rosenau Fine Arts Scholarship – one $500 scholarship is available to a current graduating senior from York High School who plans to major in music, art or drama.
  • Hirschfeld Family Scholarship -- one $500 scholarship is available to a current graduating senior from York High School who has participated in or has been an active member of 4-H or FFA in York County. The applicant must be pursuing enrollment in an agricultural major.
  • Holthus Family Scholarship - $1,000 scholarships are available to current graduating seniors at York High School.  The number of scholarships available may vary.
  • Hying Family Scholarship – one $1,000 scholarship is available to a current graduating senior from York High School that has shown excellence in academics and activities throughout their high school career.
  • Jason Barrett Memorial Scholarship - one $500 scholarship is available to a current graduating senior at York High School, who is involved in high school athletics, and plans to attend a vocational school.
  • JoDelle A. Obermier Memorial Scholarship - one $1,000 scholarship is available to a current graduating senior who attends a York County High School or attends Cross County High School but resides in York County.
  • Kathleen Dougherty-Bartizal Scholarship – Two $3,000 scholarships are available to current graduating seniors at York High School who plan to major in a field related to the environmental sciences. If no one applies in the field of conservation and natural resources, the scholarship will be open to a student going into the field of education.
  • Kendell Holthus Memorial Scholarship - one $2,000 scholarship and one $1,000 scholarship are available to current graduating seniors at York High School who plan to major in business, finance/banking or medical field.
  • Kenneth C. & Joyce H. Rhoades Memorial Scholarship - one scholarship is available to a current graduating senior at York High School who plans to pursue a degree in elementary education or agriculture.  Amount may vary.
  • Kristopher & Jennifer Kunze Scholarship - one scholarship is available to a current graduating senior at York High School who has participated in at least two varsity sports and plans to major in engineering or nursing.  Amount may vary.
  • Labart Scholarship – one or more scholarships will be available to students enrolled at the University of Nebraska Medical Center to become a physician. Students must have resided in York County at time of high school graduation.  Amount may vary.
  • Lance J. Boyle Memorial Scholarship - one $1,000 scholarship is available to a current graduating senior at York High School who is a member of the York Chapter of FFA and plans to attend a technical school and pursue a degree in agriculture.
  • Lenore & Hollis Miller Scholarship – one $1,000 scholarship is available to a current York High School graduating senior with an interest in entrepreneurship and starting their own business someday.
  • Levitt Family Scholarship - one scholarship is available to a current graduating senior at York High School who plans to attend a public or private Nebraska technical school or college.  Amount may vary.
  • Loren A. & Erma E. Pieper Scholarship - one $500 scholarship is available to a current graduating senior at York High School who plans to pursue a degree in plumbing/heating/air conditioning.
  • Maurie Van Nostrand Memorial Scholarship - one $500 scholarship is available to a current graduating senior at Cross County High School who must reside in York County.
  • Natalie Teegerstrom Schlegelmilch Memorial Scholarship – one $500 scholarship is available to a current graduating York High School senior, who participated in sports and community involvement, pursuing enrollment in the medical field.
  • Orval & Rosemary Stahr Memorial Soccer Scholarship - one $250 scholarship is available to a current graduating senior girl and one $250 scholarship is available to a current graduating senior boy at York High School. They must have participated in York High School soccer for at least two seasons.
  • Peterson Family Scholarship - one $1,000 scholarship is available to a current graduating senior at Cross County High School who must reside in York County.
  • R.A. & Lena Freeman Scholarship – one $1,000 scholarship is available to a current graduating senior at York High School, who plans to attend a technical school and major in a field related to foundry work.
  • Ray Korbelik Memorial Scholarship - one scholarship is available to a current graduating senior at York High School who plans to attend a technical school with a building emphasis. Amount may vary.
  • Raymond “Butch” Gray Memorial Scholarship - one scholarship is available to a current graduating senior at York High School who plans to attend a technical school in Nebraska and major in welding, metal fabrication or machining.  Amount may vary.
  • Rob & Carol Schardt MMM Scholarship – one $2,000 scholarship is available to a current graduating senior from York High School who has excelled at and is pursuing a post-secondary education in math, medicine, and/or music.
  • Robert L. & Verna M. Wolfe Scholarship – one scholarship is available to a current graduating senior at York High School who plans to pursue a degree in business or education.  Amount may vary.
  • Steve Block Memorial Scholarship - one $1,000 scholarship is available to a current graduating senior at York High School who plans to pursue enrollment in industrial technology, architecture or engineering.
  • Tom & Carole Miller Scholarship – one $500 scholarship is available to a current graduating senior from York High School who is pursuing enrollment in a technical school or community college. The scholarship award will alternate each year between a girl or boy recipient.
  • Tommy Toms, Jr. Memorial Scholarship – one $300 scholarship is available to a current graduating senior from York High School who participated in sports or fine arts and is pursuing a degree at a technical school, college or university.
  • Vivian Hoyle Nursing Scholarship - one scholarship is available to a current graduating senior at York High School who plans to major in nursing.  Amount may vary.
  • Winsor Tucker Scholarship - the number and amounts of scholarships vary. Scholarships are available to current graduating seniors who attend a York County School or another school district that includes York County property as long as the applicant resides in York County. Scholarships are renewable for four years.
  • Wood Family Future Science Educator Scholarship – one $500 scholarship is available to a current graduating senior from York High School pursuing enrollment with the intent of teaching science at the secondary level.
  • Wood Family Student of the Arts Scholarship – one $500 scholarship is available to a current graduating senior from York High School pursuing the study of fine or performing arts.