Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation

Request for Funding at a Secondary College

You are eligible to submit a request to receive scholarship funds at a secondary college unless you are enrolled full-time at your primary college. A request for funding at a secondary college is due two weeks prior to beginning of the semester/quarter. The Foundation will respond to your request via email.

The table below indicates the maximum value of the scholarship per semester or quarter (term) at each Nebraska public college for the 2021-2022 academic year.

Maximum Term Awards for 2021-2022
(term = semester, quarter, or summer session)

Colleges Full Time
(12+hours)
Three-Quarter Time
(9-11 hours)
Half Time
(6-8 hours)
Quarter Time
(3-5 hours)
Less than Quarter Time
(1-2 hours)
Community Colleges
CCC $2,125.00 $1,593.75 $1,062.50 $531.25 $265.63
LPTC $3,200.00 $2,400.00 $1,600.00 $800.00 $400.00
MCC $1,575.00 $1,181.25 $787.50 $393.75 $196.88
MPCC and SCC $2,225.00 $1,668.75 $1,112.50 $556.25 $278.13
NECC and WNCC $2,375.00 $1,781.25 $1,187.50 $593.75 $296.88
NICC $2,550.00 $1,912.50 $1,275.00 $637.50 $318.75
Nebraska State Colleges
Chadron State $4,350.00 $3,262.50 $2,175.00 $1,087.50 $543.75
Peru State $4,375.00 $3,281.25 $2,187.50 $1,093.75 $546.88
Wayne State $4,325.00 $3,243.75 $2,162.50 $1,081.25 $540.63
University of Nebraska
University of Nebraska - Kearney $4,450.00 $3,337.50 $2,225.00 $1,112.50 $556.25
University of NE - Lincoln $5,500.00 $4,125.00 $2,750.00 $1,375.00 $687.50
University of NE - Omaha $4,950.00 $3,712.50 $2,475.00 $1,237.50 $618.75
University of NE - Medical Center $5,875.00 $4,406.25 $2,937.50 $1,468.75 $734.38
NCTA $3,250.00 $2,437.50 $1,625.00 $812.50 $406.25

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