The Omaha Schools Foundation administers many different scholarships for graduating seniors of the Omaha Public Schools.
OSF Remembers Crytal Simpson
The Omaha Schools Foundation would like to express their profound sorrow at the passing of Crystal Simpson, beloved principal of Dodge Elementary School.
The Crystal Simpson Memorial Scholarship Fund has been established in Crystal's name. You can donate to the fund through our secure payment gateway. Click here to donate and choose in the drop down menu. If you want to send a check, please make all checks payable to the Omaha Schools Foundation, Attention Toba Cohen-Dunning, 3215 Cuming Street, Omaha, NE 68131.
Scholarship Established in Memory of Laura Magaña
The Omaha Public School Foundation has established a scholarship in memory of Spring Lake Teacher, Laura Magaña. Ms. Magaña died unexpectedly in her home Sunday night. She was a first-year teacher in the Omaha Public Schools’ dual-language program, where students learn lessons in both English and Spanish. To donate to the Scholarship visit our secure payment form.
Mick Messbarger Memorial Baseball Scholarship
Purpose: To provide a scholarship for an OPS graduating senior from Central High School who has participated in the Central Legion Baseball Program. This scholarship is in memory of Mick Messbarger who was a dedicated coach for the Memorial Park Baseball Little League and someone who loved baseball stats, trivia and most of all the game of baseball. (Particularly the Texas Rangers!)