Three scholarships, $1000 each, will be awarded at the State Convention. The Scholarship program benefits members by assisting their children/step-children and grandchildren/step-grandchildren of auctioneers and/or auxiliary members as they pursue higher education.

  • Applicant must be a child/stepchild or grandchild/step-grandchild of an Nebraska Auctioneers Association (NeAA) and/or Nebraska Auctioneers Association Auxiliary (NeAAA) member with continuous membership for the past 5 years or an auctioneer up to the age of 25 who is a member of the NeAA and/or the NeAAA for the past 3 years.
  • Applicant’s parent(s)/step-parent and/or grandparent(s)/step-grandparent(s) must have attended the Nebraska Auctioneer Association’s (NeAA) annual convention at least 2 out of the last 5 years and auctioneers must have attended the NeAA annual convention for 2 out of the last 3 years.
  • Applicant must be graduating, have graduated or hold a GED diploma from an accredited high school and have been accepted into a qualified college, university or school of technology or have completed coursework at a qualified college, university or school of technology.
  • Applicants may apply more than once, but can only be awarded a scholarship one time.
  • The winner of the NeAA or NeAAA scholarship must successfully complete one (1) quarter/semester of higher education and present proof of completion to the NeAAA before money will be awarded. A check for the full amount will be made out to the scholarship winner and the school that they are attending.
  • The Scholarship Application Packet is available to be downloaded between November 1st and March 1st by clicking on the Scholarship Application Packet link above.
  • Completed Scholarship Application Packets must be mailed by Certified Mail and POSTMARKED no later than March 1st, 2020.  Please email Kelly Augustin at kelly@ruhterauction.com to let her know your scholarship application has been sent. Winners will be notified by April 10th, 2020
  • Winners will be announced to the Association at the Annual Convention Banquet in May 2020.

Kelly Augustin, Auxiliary President 13750 W 70th Juniata, NE 68955 kelly@ruhterauction.com