The Aksarben Foundation’s generosity has been evident throughout Nebraska and western Iowa for more than a century. Meet some of the college students who have benefited from scholarships the foundation funds. We'll also introduce the Court of Honor and others who exemplify the Aksarben mission.
James D. Pillen and Aileen and Thomas Warren have been selected to Aksarben's annual Court of Honor, a recognition given to individuals who co…
For well over a century, Aksarben has been a source of generosity, pumping $65 million into Nebraska and western Iowa through scholarships, direct community grants and other programs.
Aksarben | Horatio Alger State Scholarships can be life changers for recipients. Like the rags-to-riches characters in Horatio Alger novels, these young people have overcome great personal adversity. They also need financial assistance to earn a college degree.