In a world where you can be anything,
be kind.

Community Recognition

MROH Foundation Mental Health Field Scholarship:

  • 1 - $1000
  • Eligibility: Mental Health Field in College, Graduating high school senior or college student (undergraduate or master’s) majoring in Mental Health Field, Nebraska resident & citizen of the US
  • Selection Criteria: Exemplifies what it is to be a “Rae of HOPE” (H)elping, O)ther, P)eople, E)very day), Submit essay on “Explain What Type of Mental Health Field You are Going Into & Why You Want to Go Into that Field”

Nominate a Student

MROH Foundation Character Scholarship Nomination:

  • 4 - $1000 & 1 - $2500 (McKenna Rae Memorial Scholarship), 1 student will be awarded the Memorial Scholarship, the Memorial Scholarship is given to the student (from the Kearney Area) that best meets the eligibility & is decided upon by the scholarship committee, the same application is used for all of the character scholarships
  • Eligibility: Students do NOT apply but must be NOMINATED by 2 individuals (Nominator & Endorser) who both write letters, Graduating high school senior & entering their first year of college, NE resident & citizen of the US
  • Selection Criteria: Exemplifies what it is to be a “Rae of HOPE” (H)elping, O)ther, P)eople, E)very day), Letters by the Nominator & Endorser detailing how this student displays the characteristics of HOPE

Nominate a Student

MROH Community Character Recognition Nomination:

  • $200 quarterly award - a scholarship committee will review all applicants and award will be presented based on a scaling system.
  • Eligibility: Cannot be employed or a family member of an employee at NebraskaLand National Bank or a member of McKenna's Rae of Hope Foundation Board.
  • Selection Criteria: A committee will select the winner based on the qualities that exemplify the qualities of a “Rae of HOPE” (H)elping, O)ther, P)eople, E)very day).

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- You Are Not Alone -

Contact Us

email: [email protected]
phone: Todd Schirmer, 308.627.3033
address: P.O. Box 1833, Kearney, NE 68848

Be kind for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle

- Plato -


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