Contests / Awards / Scholarships

  • Jack Kent Cook Foundation is a private, independent foundation established in 2000 to advance the education of exceptionally promising students who have financial need.
  • Nicholas Green Awards: This award was originally created to honor a child’s memory; while the original funding source has been depleted states may contribute to it. Nebraska contact information is or call 402-880-9103.
  • US Math Contest: This mathematics competition is open to all United States middle and high school students and provides a month in which to solve the problems.
  • The World Historian Student Essay Competition: offers an essay competition on the topic, In what way has the study of world history affected my understanding of the world in which I live? The winner receives a $500 prize.
  • The Concord Review provides a forum for students in high school to submit an academic paper; the submission fee is $70.