World Refugee Day Scholarship

Omaha World Refugee DayThe Omaha Refugee Task Force (ORTF) is a collaborative effort of refugee community leaders, resettlement agencies, city officials, and other service providers whose purpose is to advocate for and address refugee issues in Omaha.

We meet the first Wednesday of every even-numbered month (six times per year) from 9:00am-10:30am (currently via Zoom).

We have working subcommittees focused on Health, Mental Health, Housing, Education, and Employment that meet at various times.

Scholarship AlertWe are pleased to announce the 2023 World Refugee Day Omaha Scholarship competition! Applications are due May 19th, 2023 by email to .
View the requirements and download the application form here:
Applications are open to refugee and immigrants students from Omaha Public Schools who have or will graduate in the 2022-2023 school year.
We look forward to reading your application!