Political trailblazer Helen Boosalis is the inspiration for a scholarship to benefit democratic women students. The Inspiring Women Scholarship established in 2009 following Boosalis' death will be awarded to three (3) women; one from each congressional district in Nebraska.
Helen Boosalis was an inspiration to Nebraska Women. The Nebraska Democratic Women's Caucus (NDWC) wanted to find a way to honor her while encouraging tomorrow's female political leaders. The $500 scholarship will go to three (3) Democratic Nebraska women who are active in their communities and progressive politics.Must be a Nebraska Democratic female graduating from high school and planning to attend college in the fall or a student continuing their education -Applicants are asked to submit an essay of up to 500 words about a female democratic politician or community activist who inspired their own community service and political involvementFor more information or to apply please visit the scholarship provider's website.