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North Platte, NE Area Scholarships

North Platte is a city in and the county seat of Lincoln County, Nebraska, United States. It is located in the southwestern part of the state, along Interstate 80, at the confluence of the North and South Platte Rivers forming the Platte River. The population was 24,733 at the 2010 census.

North Platte is a railroad town; Union Pacific Railroad's large Bailey Yard is located within the city. Today, North Platte is served only by freight trains, but during World War II the city was famous for the North Platte Canteen. Tens of thousands of volunteers from North Platte and surrounding towns met the troop trains passing through North Platte, offering coffee, sandwiches and hospitality.

North Platte is the principal city of the North Platte Micropolitan Statistical Area, which includes Lincoln, Logan, and McPherson counties.

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North Platte, NE Area Scholarships

name award deadline

David Arver Memorial Scholarship

Aircraft Electronics Association Educational Foundation

$1,000 April 01, 2019 See Details

David Arver Memorial Scholarship

Aircraft Electronics Association Educational Foundation

award

$1,000

deadline

April 01, 2019
See Details

Schools in and around North Platte, NE

Mid-Plains Community College
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Public; $2,880 average out-state tuition; $2,200 average in-state tuition
Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Public; $8,046 average out-state tuition; $4,023 average in-state tuition
University of Nebraska at Kearney
Four or more years; Public; $10,350 average out-state tuition; $5,048 average in-state tuition