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Nebraska bankers understand the importance of a well-educated, well-trained workforce in our state. For that reason, the NBA supports a number of scholarships available to students attending college in Nebraska. Information on those scholarships can be found below.

Interested in internship possibilities in conjunction with these scholarships? Visit the Internships page for more information about the NBA’s ag banking internship program or posting an internship opportunity with your bank on one of Nebraska’s college campuses.

Nebraska Bankers Educational Foundation William B. Brandt Scholarships
Up to 12 $1,500 annual scholarships are now available to assist Nebraska business students enrolled at state or privately funded Nebraska educational institutions.

Help us make college scholarships possible for students in your community by helping us grow the scholarship fund to $1 million!


About the $1 Million Campaign

NBEF Scholarship Fund Pledge Form

2014 NBEF Donor Honor Roll



Apply for a William B. Brandt College Scholarship Today

View the scholarship features, eligiblity guidelines and application process.
We encourage institutions to post this flier where everyone may view it. Now is a good time to start thinking about potentially qualified applicants in your bank or community. NBA-member employees and their families are eligible to apply.

NBEF Scholarship Application

University of Nebraska Foundation Scholarships

University of Nebraska Foundation Scholarships

Internship Guidelines & Course Requirements

UNL Ag Banking & Finance Scholarship Application for Freshmen

UNL Ag Banking & Finance Scholarship Application for Upperclassmen

Donate to the NBA University Foundation Scholarship Fund

Help keep Nebraska's best and brightest in the state!

Graduate Banking Schools' Scholarships

Scholarship applications are accepted annually in November for the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, the Graduate School of Banking at Colorado in Boulder, and the ABA Stonier National Graduate School of Banking at the University of Pennsylvania-Philadelphia. Scholarships are intended for those applying for the first year of the Graduate School of Banking.  (more information)


For More Information Contact:

Joni Sundquist   (NBEF Scholarships)
Senior Vice President

Kathy Wininger   (University of Nebraska Scholarships)
Senior Executive Assistant

Sheila Scheinost   (University of Nebraska Ag Banking Internships)
Communications Assistant

Ron Arrigo   (Graduate Banking Schools' Scholarships)
Senior Vice President

Nebraska Bankers Association / 233 South 13th Street, Suite 700 / PO Box 80008 / Lincoln, NE 68501-0008