The Board of Trustee's scholarship is a waiver of resident tuition up to eighteen (18) credit hours per semester to a maximum of one hundred twenty-eight (128) hours toward an undergraduate degree.The scholarships awarded by each College to students who are graduating from a Nebraska high school or who are residents of Nebraska who meet the following criteria:

  • Have standardized test scores of at least 25 for the ACT or 1200 composite for SAT;
  • Are enrolling for the first time in a postsecondary institution; and
  • Such other factors which may be considered including grade point average and rank in class as appropriate.

Students wishing to enroll at Chadron State and Wayne State Colleges must complete an application for admission and a general scholarship application to be considered for the Board of Trustees' Scholarship. 

Students applying at Peru State College must complete an application for admission which also serves as Peru State's general scholarship application.