- Be a graduating senior of a high school in Dodge, Douglas, Sarpy or Washington counties or be home-schooled.
- Be a resident of one of the four counties.
- Have a cumulative GPA of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale, 3.43 on a 5.0 scale or be in the top 25 percent of the graduating class.
- High school transcript (official or unofficial)
Essay should be at minimum 250 words and maximum 500 words.
Explain the goals you have established for yourself and your efforts to accomplish them. Give examples that demonstrate support of your educational and career goals.