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Scholarship Guidelines

Jordan Meier Memorial Scholarship

In memory of Jordan Meier, his family, Matt Hilligas and Tyler Jorgensen offer a scholarship to a well-rounded, socially active, fun-loving, multi-sport athlete at Grand Island Senior High. Jordan, a 2007 graduate, excelled on the football field and baseball diamond leading to his commitment to play baseball at the University of Nebraska-Kearney. As great as Jordan’s slider was, his commitment to his friends was his best attribute. He was an amazing friend to all that will always hold a special place in our hearts.

Amount and Terms

  • $1,000 x 1 year

Number of Scholarships

  • 1


  • Must be a graduate of Grand Island Senior High
  • Must enroll in a two or four-year college
  • Must have a 2.5 GPA
  • Must be a multi-sport athlete

Essay Question

  • Jordan brought so many people together with his compassion and urge to make sure all were included. What does friendship mean to you and how have you consistently demonstrated being “a great friend to all.” (Max 500 words)


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