THS Alumni Scholarships

Step 1

Review the requirements for each scholarship below and select the (apply button) to apply for each scholarship. Some scholarships require additional questions. Check requirements of all scholarships before applying.

****BE SURE TO INCLUDE AN OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT WHEN SUBMITTING SCHOLARSHIPS****

Step 2

To keep the Foundation database up to date, please fill out the following short questionnaire.

Alumni Questionnaire

 

Step 3

Mail a hardcopy of the Scholarship Forms to:
Tekamah-Herman Guidance Counselor
Tekamah-Herman Schools
112 North 13 Street
Tekamah, NE 68061

Or deliver a copy to the school guidance office

If you have any questions please contact Ms. Nuss @ tekamahhermanfoundation@gmail.com

Attention All Applicants
  • All applications are due by April 15th
  • All applicants must be enrolled 2nd semester to be eligible to receive any scholarships.
  • All scholarship checks will be made payable to recipient and school they’re attending.
  • All applicants must list parent’s home phone with their application.
  • If attending out of state school, need the institution’s exact address.
  • Past graduates need to submit current transcript with the application.
  • Official Transcripts are required with the application.

Alumni Class of 1937

An applicant who attended the Tekamah-Herman Community Schools for only three years and has obtained a GED certificate may also be considered. Preference should be given to the applicants who have been out of high school one or more years and now want to pursue education beyond high school. Required grade point average of 2.0 or above. The applicant's community-wide citizenship and financial need shall be a major qualifying factor in awarding this scholarship.

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Alumni Boy Scouts Troop

The applicant must have been actively registered in Boy Scout Troop 158 for three consecutive years. Adherence to the ideals of Scouting shall be the primary consideration for the award of this scholarship. Preference will be given if an Eagle Scout, not a current or past recipient of this scholarship and who is currently active in some aspect of the Scouting program.

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Alumni Alleley Memorial Family Medical

Cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale majoring in a medical program which may include (but is not limited to) the following: medicine, dentistry, ophthalmology, pharmacy, physician's assistant, podiatry, and nursing. Chiropractic programs are excluded. The applicant's financial need and work experience will be considered. Preference will be given to a member of the United Methodist Church, but no one will be excluded on this basis.

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Kirk R. Dye Memorial Medical Scholarship

Applicant must be at least a second year student with a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale majoring in a medical program which may include the following: medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, physician's assistant and nursing. Chiropractic programs are excluded. Financial need and work experience will be considered.

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Alumni Class of 1956

The applicant's financial needs will be a consideration.

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Alumni Class of 1980 & Scott Nelson Memorial

A cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or above. The applicant's community-wide citizenship and involvement may be considerations for the award of this scholarship. The applicant's financial need may be a qualifying factor in awarding this scholarship. Special consideration will given to applicants who have a direct tie to a member of the Class of 1980.

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Alumni Jack Scholarship

Lucile Jack Payne and Howard K. Payne wish to contribute funds for a scholarship in memory of Mrs. Payne's sister, Dorothy Jack Christianson and parents, Arthur H. Jack and Dora Laucomer Jack. Mrs. Christianson was a graduate of Tekamah Public Schools and a dedicated teacher and school principal. The applicant must have a cumulative high school 3.0 GPA or above and must be planning to go into the teaching profession. The applicant must plan to attend or be accepted by an approved college or university with an accredited program in Education. The committee should give strong consideration to persons who wish to change careers to that of teaching or a homemaker who wishes to go back to school to become a teacher.

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Alumni Ade & Theda Jezek

A cumulative GPA of 2.5 or above is required. Since there are more scholarships available for graduating seniors than there are for past graduates, the Foundation should give strong consideration to applicants who have been out of high school one or more years. Applicants shall be judged on scholarship, community involvement and financial needs

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Alumni Henry Bayard Johnson & Gladys Wesgaard Johnson

This scholarship is given in memory of Henry Bayard Johnson and Norma Wesgaard Johnson. Applicants, as stated in the Will of Norma Johnson Mueller, should be a "deserving, intelligent young person from the Tekamah area". The applicant is required to have a GPA of 3.0 or above and will be judged on scholarship, community involvement and financial needs.

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Alumni Millennium Scholarship

- Applicant must have been a student of Tekamah-Herman High School for at least 2 years and show aptitude for a specific trade, vocation, or business. Financial need, as well as good citizenship will be a consideration for this scholarship. Consideration will be given to students who have been out of high school no more than 2 years and may want to learn a trade or business.

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Alumni Kathryn Russell Memorial

GPA 2.0 or above. The applicant must be seeking a degree in a field that is agriculture related or a field that involves mechanical work. The applicant’s community-wide citizenship and involvement and financial need will be considered for this scholarship.

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Alumni Kenneth Lange-McGill

This scholarship is given through the generosity of Kenneth McGill, M. Marian McGill Wood and Erma McGill Ovenden all graduates of the Tekamah High School. Each believed in higher education and worked toward that goal. Kenneth was elected to Phi Beta Kappa when he graduated from the University of Nebraska and was awarded a Doctor of Philosophy Degree by the University of Michigan. Marian, a. University of Nebraska graduate, completed professional nurse study at the Johns Hopkins Hospital and earned a Master of Arts Degree at Columbia University. Erma attained honors at the Lincoln School of Commerce. Kenneth and Marian attained basic degrees without financial aid but both earned advanced degrees through scholarships and this made them aware of the importance of monetary aid. This scholarship is awarded to help the worthy recipient realize an educational goal and carries with it the blessings and good will of the donors. A GPA of at least 3.0 is required and must show evidence of having worked to his/her potential. Financial need as well as community-wide citizenship will be considered for awarding this scholarship.

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Alumni Nancy Peck Memorial

Applicants must have a 3.0 GPA and must have successfully completed 2 years of music classes during high school. Consideration should also be given to the applicants who have been out of high school one or more years and now want to pursue an education beyond high school. Preference should be given to an applicant who plans to pursue a music related career. The applicant's financial need as well as community-wide citizenship will be considered.

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Alumni Lois & Rognar Albert Peterson

2.0 GPA and the applicant who attended the Tekamah-Herman Community Schools for only three years and has obtained a GED certificate may also be considered. The applicant's financial need as well as community-wide citizenship will be considerations for the award of this scholarship.

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Alumni Harvey & Shirley Walker Memorial

Two scholarships are awarded annually. 2.0 GPA The applicant's community-wide citizenship and involvement will be considerations for the award of this scholarship. The applicant's financial need shall be a qualifying factor in awarding this scholarship

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Alumni Weeces Memorial

The amount of the scholarship shall be $250 with a cumulative grade point average of 3.0. Consideration should also be given to the applicants who have been out of high school one or more years and now want to pursue an education beyond high school. Preference should be given to an applicant who plans to pursue a music related career. The applicant's financial need as well as community-wide citizenship will be considered.

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Alumni Tekamah-Herman Tiger Pride Athletic Boosters Scholarship

Applicant must be continuing in either athletic participation or athletic education at an accredited post secondary institution with a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. The applicant’s financial need, work experience and community service will be considered. The applicant’s athletic participation in high school will be considered in awarding this scholarship.

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