New Standing Bear’s Journey for Justice Scholarship Now Available


University of Nebraska Journalism Professor Joe Starita has announced that he is now offering a new scholarship for Native students in Nebraska.  Check out the link below for more information. Scholarship Application  

2015 Chief Standing Bear Scholarship Applications Now Open


The Nebraska Commission on Indian Affairs is pleased to announce that the 2015 Chief Standing Bear scholarships are now open for application.  There are two scholarships for $2,500 available for enrolled Native students living in Nebraska.  Check out the link for application information. Scholarship Application

Congratulations to the 2014 Chief Standing Bear Essay Contest Winners


Winners were hosted at a reception at the Nebraska Governor’s Mansion hosted by First Lady, Sally Ganem. The winners received Kindle Readers, gift certificates from McDonalds, and Standing Bear Books courtesy of Wells Fargo. Pictured: First Lady Sally Ganem; Claudia Archer, Brownell-Talbot; Anna Berridge, St. Augustine Mission School;… [ Read More ]

Hundreds Celebrate Standing Bear’s Message


“About 700 people attended the Chief Standing Bear Breakfast on Saturday at the Hilton Omaha. The event honors and celebrates Standing Bear’s message of “equality before the law.” This marked the first time the annual event, organized by the Nebraska Comission on Indian Affairs, was held in Omaha…. [ Read More ]