The Nebraska Academy of Sciences has six high school scholarships and two collegiate scholarships available. High school scholarship application deadline is March 1st. The collegiate deadline is February 1st.
HS Applications can be downloaded here
Schultz collegiate scholarship form is available here
. Schultz collegiate scholarship general information.
Private Foundation Grants - Private Foundation grant applications are not being accepted at this time. If you have a question please contact the office at 402-472-2644.
The Nebraska Academy of Sciences (NAS) will consider funding requests from Nebraskans that fall within its stated objectives (see About Us - Objectives) and give priority to funding requests from Nebraskans for research in the basic sciences, travel to educational and scientific conferences, and formal and informal K-20 science education. Application information can be downloaded
here. Private Foundation final reports
are due 30 days from the end of the grant period.
Public Information and Education Mini-Grant Awards funded through the Nebraska Environmental Trust -
Consider applying for a PIE grant, next deadlines are October 3, 2014 and January 9, 2015!!!!
In the spring of 2009 The Nebraska Academy of Sciences was awarded a grant from the Nebraska Environmental Trust (NET) to administer the Trust's Public Information and Education Mini-Grants (PIE Grants). In April 2012, the PIE grant from NET was renewed and another renewal was granted in April 2014.
The PIE Grants support the presentation and dissemination of information and perspectives that will stimulate enhanced environmental stewardship in any category eligible for Trust funding. The grant program seeks to expand dialogue on important conservation topics and to provide information on emerging or highly useful conservation methods.
PIE Grant funding has an application process including two forms, and a written project narrative. PIE Grant reporting process includes three forms, and a written project summary narrative. Funding is limited to $3000. Applications will be accepted by the Academy each quarter and awards will be given each quarter.
Please note the application deadline dates. These are postmarked deadlines. You may submit your application via email to the Academy in PDF form but a signed hard copy should be mailed in as well. Click on the link below to download application and reporting forms.
2014-15 PIE Grant Calendar
2012 2nd and 3rd Quarter PIE Grant Report
2012 4th Quarter PIE Grant Report
2013 1st Quarter PIE Grant Report
2013 2nd and 3rd quarter PIE Grant Report
2013 4th quarter PIE Grant Report
2014 1st quarter PIE Grant Report
2014 2nd quarter PIE Grant Report