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!)
- Student must have participated a minimum of three years in the Central Baseball Program.
Minimum GPA 3.0/Self-motivated
Submit Financial Aid Form
Submit student’s transcript
Submit a short essay (500 words)
Submit a letter of recommendation from the baseball coach, teacher and/or administrator.
Process: Students will be nominated by the Central High Scholarship Committee. Preference will be given to players who participated in the Memorial Park Little League Baseball Program. The recipient will be chosen by sponsors of the scholarship. *Please note that the donors would like to see financial information as well as a letter of recommendation from the coach, counselor or a teacher.
Administered by: Omaha Schools Foundation
Essays Due by: March 20, 2017
Omaha Schools Foundation
3215 Cuming St.
Omaha, NE 68131