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Scholarship Opportunities

The Rehabilitation Association of Nebraska offers two scholarships.

The Bonnie Watson-Peterson Scholarship will provide a $500 scholarship for a person with a disability entering the field of Rehabilitation, or a human service field. This could include social work, psychology, teaching, nursing or related areas.

The Lillian Gross Educational Scholarship will provide a $500 scholarship for a person entering the field of education for individuals who are Hearing Impaired. This may include an individual entering the field of interpreting for the Deaf.

Preference will be given to individuals who have a disability.

Applications must be mailed and/or postmarked by March 31, 2018.

For more information contact Vickie Schaepler, M. S.
RAN Scholarship Chair
vschaepl@charter.net
308-293-0181

Non-Discrimination Statement

It is the policy of the Nebraska Department of Education not to discriminate on the basis of gender, disability, race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin or genetic information in its education programs, administration, policies, employment or other agency programs.

Our Mission

We help people with disabilities, prepare for, obtain, and maintain employment while helping businesses recruit, train, and retain employees with disabilities.

Contact Us

Nebraska VR
Department of Education, State of Nebraska
Address: P.O. Box 94987, Lincoln, NE 68509
Telephone: 402-471-3644
Toll Free: 877-637-3422 or 877-NE-REHAB
FAX: 402-471-0788
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