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 nine $2,000 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
- 2014-2015 Fiscal Year NBEF Donor Honor Roll
William B. “Bill” Brandt served as a long-time general counsel and lobbyist for the Nebraska Bankers Association. Bill’s amazing 25-year tenure with the Nebraska Bankers Association began in 1965, following two terms of service in the state Legislature. Through the establishment of the William B. Brandt Memorial Scholarship Fund, Bill’s service to the banking industry, his community, and the state of Nebraska will not be forgotten.
- Click here to view the scholarship features, eligibility requirements, and application process.
- Click here to fill out and download this scholarship application form.
- 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!
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)
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