ABOUT THE SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS:
There are two (2) scholarships allotted annually by NEBAALAS, as follows:
Dr. William S. Webster NEBAALAS Educational Scholarship Award
NEBAALAS provides funding for at least 2 scholarships each year. Recipients will receive up to $1,000.00 to assist in their travel, lodging, registration, and food ($40.00 per diem allotment) and/or exam fees. All moneys awarded will be utilized to attend meetings, seminars and workshops, training programs, etc., as deemed appropriate by the Scholarship Committee.There is no deadline for applying for these scholarships and more than 2 scholarships may be given each year, provided the total of all scholarships doesn't exceed $2000.00 annually.
NEBAALAS National AALAS Scholarship Award
NEBAALAS provides funding for 1 scholarship each year. Recipients will receive up to $2000.00 to assist in their travel, lodging, registration, workshops and food ($40.00 per diem allotment). All moneys awarded will be utilized to attend National AALAS. Deadline for this scholarship is March 31 for consideration among multiple applications. If there are no applications by March 31, the selection will be based on first-come, first-served for a qualified applicant.
NEBAALAS Certification Scholarship Award
The NEBAALAS AALAS Certification Scholarship is available to those who are needing assistance to help pay for study materials and exam fees for the ALAT, LAT, LATG or other relevant certification examinations. Applicant must submit an estimate of the cost of materials/fees required which is listed in the application form. There is no specific deadline for the scholarship, however, ½ of available monies is awarded in the first ½ of the year and remaining is awarded during the second ½ of the year. This is to ensure that those who may be taking exams or begin studying later in the year may have the opportunity to apply for these funds as well.