The following County Farm Bureau's have scholarships available.


Adams/Webster County: One award for $1,000 and two for $500 to Adams/Webster County high school seniors pursuing an agriculture field. Membership preferred. Applications are due March 15.

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Antelope County: Two awards for $500 to students in Antelope County that are members of Antelope County Farm Bureau pursuing an ag-related field. Contact the office at (402) 887-4842 or marjorietownsend1942@gmail.com. Applications are due April 1.


Boone County: Two awards for $500 to Boone County high school seniors. Applications are due April 1.

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Brown County: Two awards for $500 to Brown county graduating high school seniors. Preference will be given to members. Contact Traci at (402) 270-4868 or at traci.alberts@sandypine.com. Deadline is April 1.

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Buffalo County: Seven awards for $750 to residents of Buffalo County high school seniors. Preference will be given to those pursuing an agriculture field and are members of Buffalo County Farm Bureau. Please contact Sarah Everett at (308) 234-2222 with any questions. Applications are due April 1.


Butler County: One $300 award for seniors in high school in Butler County. While not required, those pursuing an agricultural field are preferred. Membership not required. Applications are due the first Friday in April. Contact Marilyn at ralph.carleo@fbfs.com with questions.


Cass County: Two awards for $500 to Cass County high school seniors pursuing an agriculture field. Membership required. Applications are due April 1.

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Clay County: One award for $500 to graduating high seniors pursuing an ag-related field, membership preferred. Contact Lisa at (402) 469-5033 or randlgriess@windstream.net. Applications are due April 15.

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Cuming County: One award for $500 and one award for $300 to a graduating high school senior. Membership required. Applicants pursuing an ag-related field will be preferred. Contact Stan at 402-687-4141 or stan.wegner@fbfs.com. Applications are due April 1.


Custer County: Custer County Farm Bureau is offering scholarships available to high school seniors and current college students who:

  • Lived in or attended school in Custer County, Nebraska
  • Are enrolled in an agriculture or related field, and
  • Are members of Custer County Farm Bureau.

Applications must be postmarked no later than March 1.

Award: Numerous scholarships of no less than $1,000.00 each.

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Dawson County: Three awards for $500 to graduating high school seniors that are members of Dawson County Farm Bureau. Those pursuing an agriculture-related field will be preferred. Contact Cherese Barnes at (308) 320-0686 or 43152rd746@gmail.com. Applications are due April 2.


Dixon County: Two awards for $500 to Dixon County high school seniors pursuing an agriculture field. Membership required. Applications are due March 1.

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Douglas County: Four awards for $2,000 to graduating high school seniors pursuing an ag-related field, that have been members of Douglas County Farm Bureau for three years. Contact Sally Habrock at (402) 991-1433 or dcfbpkr@gmail.com. Applications are due April 1.

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Dundy County: Two awards for $450 each to students in Dundy County as well as paid membership. Contact Elmer at (308) 276-2283 or etcase@bwtelcom.net. Applications are due April 15.


Hall County: Scholarships of up to $1,000 for students who (1) live in or attend school in Hall County, Nebraska, and (2) plan to pursue a course of study and career related to agriculture in Nebraska. Membership in Hall County Farm Bureau is not required to apply. Hall County Farm Bureau Members will receive preference. Applications due March 31.

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Holt County: Two awards for $500 each to students in Holt County that are members of Holt County Farm Bureau. Contact Katie Olson at (402) 340-5603, PO Box 733, O'Neill, NE 68763 or katolson08@yahoo.com.  Applications are due April 1.


Howard County: One award for $500.00 to a graduating senior in Howard County or whose family is a member of Howard County Farm Bureau and who is pursuing an ag-related field. Contact Marjorie at (308) 754-4612 or marjorietownsend1942@gmail.com. Applications are due April 14.


Jefferson County: One award for $500 to Jefferson County high school seniors pursuing an agriculture field. Applications are due April 1.

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Kearney/Franklin County: One $500 scholarship to graduating high school seniors pursuing an agriculture major at any post-secondary school. Applicant, applicant's family members must be members of Kearney/Franklin County Farm Bureau. Contact Randy Meyrs at (308) 832-2290 or randy.myers@fbfs.com. Applications are due March 31.

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Keith County: Two awards for $250 to Keith County high school seniors or current college students. Membership preferred. Must email application. Deadline is April 15.

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Lancaster County: Contact Burdette Piening at middlecreekfarms@windstream.net, (402) 475-0632 or the scholarship officess at their school for more information.

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln for students that are residents of Lancaster County:

  • Two ($1,000 each) scholarships per year for each grade level (8 total scholarships)
  • Applicants can reapply each year

Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture (NCTA) Scholarships:

  • Two ($1,000 each) scholarships

Southeast Community College Scholarships:

  • 2 scholarships for each campus: Beatrice, Milford, and Lincoln (6 total)

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Lincoln County: Four awards for $500 to Lincoln County high school seniors. Preference will be given to members and those pursuing an agriculture-related field. Applications are due March 13.

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Madison County: Two awards for $500 to Madison County high school seniors pursuing an agriculture field. Applications are due August 1.

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Merrick County: Three scholarships for $500 each to graduating high school seniors in Merrick County. Those that are members of Merrick County Farm Bureau will be preferred. Contact the county Farm Bureau office at (308) 946-3893. Applications are due March 14.


Nemaha County: Will award 2 Auburn High School graduating seniors and to 2 Johnson Brock High School seniors who plan on continuing their education at a college or university. Two $400 scholarships for each school will be chosen. Must be members of Nemaha county Farm Bureau or dependent of a Nemaha County Farm Bureau Member. Must send an essay, resume, and cover letter by April 1 to Kimberly Buchmeier, Farm Bureau Scholarship 1015 Central Ave., Auburn, NE 68305.

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Platte County: Four awards for $500 each to graduating high school seniors in Platte county. Contact the office at (402) 562-7777. Applications are due April 15.


Rock County: One $100 award. Applications available at Rock County High School as part of the Rock County High School Foundation scholarship application. Applications are due March 15. Contact Tim Shaw (402) 244-5467 or timpqshaw@abbnebraska.com for more information.


Saline County: Two awards for $500 to Saline County high school seniors with an average 2.5 GPA pursuing an agriculture field. Membership required. Applications are due April 1. Contact Pat Hudecek at (402) 218-1799, 1747 Co Rd 2100 Wilber NE 68465 or ephudecek@windstream.net.

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Sarpy County: Sarpy County is offering one or more $1,000 scholarships to high school seniors graduating from a Sarpy County high school planning to enroll full time in a college or university in a field to support the agriculture community, i.e. agriculture science, agronomy, biotechnology, livestock health and management, education, journalism, or other supportive fields. While not required, members will be preferred.  Application must be post marked by April 15th.

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Sarpy County is offering one or more $1,000 scholarships to college or university students enrolled in a field to support the agriculture community, i.e. agriculture science, agronomy, biotechnology, livestock health and management, education, journalism, or other supportive fields. While not required, members will be preferred.  Application deadline is July 15th.

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Scotts Bluff County: One Larry Birdsall Memorial Scholarship $1,000 and one $500 sing scholarship to Scotts Bluff County high school seniors or current college students. Membership required. Applications are due April 15.

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Thurston County: Awards for $250 to students that are members of Thurston County Farm Bureau pursuing an ag-related field. Contact Joel Lamplot at (402) 385-2452 or lamplot@gmail.com. Applications are due March 31.


Wayne County: Two $1,000 awards to graduating high school seniors pursuing an ag-related field. Applicant must be a child or grandchild of a Wayne County Farm Bureau member or a member themselves for a minimum of a year. Applications are due April 1.

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