About the Norma Ross Walter Scholarship
*** Updated February 18, 2021 ***
The Norma Ross Walter Scholarship is an annual prize awarded to female graduates of Nebraska high schools who intend to study English in college. Applicants must be female high school seniors on track to enroll as English majors at accredited colleges or universities. Winners are determined by intellectual promise, creativity, and character of the applicant.
Scholarship Amount: $2,500 (1st Place), $1,750 (2nd Place), $1,250 (3rd Place)
Eligible Grade Levels: High School Senior
Eligible Majors: Creative Writing, or English
Residency Requirement: Nebraska
Minimum GPA: There is no minimum GPA requirement for this scholarship.
Deadline: January 31, 2021
Please note that scholarship deadlines often change, so make sure to check the scholarship sponsor’s website for up-to-date deadlines.