OLPA Scholarships
High School Level - $500

The Omaha Legal Professionals Association awards a $500.00 scholarship to the first-place winner selected from qualified high school applicants.  



College Level - $1,000

The Omaha Legal Professionals Association awards a $1,000.00 scholarship to the first-place winner selected from college-level applicants. 



The Omaha Legal Professionals Association (OLPA) is a chapter of the statewide Nebraska Legal Professionals Association (NLPA).  Its members share a common interest in promoting continuing professionalism in the legal field. OLPA annually awards two scholarships to qualified applicants pursuing studies of a legal nature, enrolled full-time in a paralegal, legal secretarial, criminal justice, or any law-related undergraduate program.

Each scholarship is awarded on the basis of:

·         Scholastic achievement (a grade point average of 2.5 or above)

·         Involvement in school and/or community

·         The intention to pursue a career in the legal field

·         Applicant’s Personal Statement stating why he/she wishes to pursue an education in a legal field.


If you have any questions please contact our OLPA Scholarship Chair, Lynda Jensen-Hansen.

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