Nebraska Academy of Sciences
Nebraska Association of Teachers of Science
Nebraska Junior Academy of Sciences


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.

High School application form and list of available scholarships. 

Schultz collegiate scholarship form is available here. Schultz collegiate scholarship general information.

Private Foundation Grants
- Private Foundation grant deadlines are May 1 and November 1. Grants are available up to $2000 and the project must be completed in one year from the date of the award.  If you have questions 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 January 6, 2017 and April 14, 2017!!!!                         

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.

2017 PIE Grant Calendar

PIE Documents

2016 3rd and 4th quarter PIE Grant Report

2016 2nd quarter PIE Grant Report

2016 1st quarter PIE Grant Report



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