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Knights of AK-SAR-BEN awards community college scholarships PDF Print E-mail

The Knights of Ak-Sar-Ben Foundation is now accepting applications for the Ak-Sar-Ben Community College Scholarship made possible by the funds raised by the Ak-Sar-Ben Friends.

Ten $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to individuals attending community colleges in Nebraska and Western Iowa.

The Ak-Sar-Ben Friends is a membership based group of volunteers throughout Nebraska and western Iowa who help promote and support the goals and mission of the Knights of Ak-Sar-Ben Foundation.

Applications can be obtained at the Knights of Ak-Sar-Ben website at or by calling (402) 554-9600 or through the Community College Financial Aid office.

The application deadline is March 15.

The Knights of Ak-Sar-Ben were founded in 1895 “to leverage collective business leadership to build a more prosperous Heartland.”