News & Articles

To keep you up to speed on current NEST Advisor Plan news and additional college planning and savings tips, access these educational news articles. Please visit frequently to stay up-to-date on changes to the NEST Advisor Plan and college savings trends.


September 24, 2019

NEST 529 Dedicates $20K to Support Higher Education Dreams

August 24, 2019

Treasurer Murante, NEST 529 Honors Agricultural Heritage with Scholarship Ceremony at Nebraska State Fair

July 30, 2019

NEST 529 Announces 2019 Back-to-School Photo Drawing

July 2, 2019

NEST 529 Direct and Advisor College Saving Plans Earn #1 Performance Rankings from

June 5, 2019

Groundbreaking Legislation Helps Nebraskans Finance Higher Education

May 20, 2019

New Study Finds 57% Of Americans Unfamiliar With 529 Plans

May 7, 2019

NEST 529 Champions Academic Goals with Big Dreams $20K Giveaway

May 2, 2019

Treasurer Murante to Recognize ‘Why I Want to Go to College’ Winners on Sunday with Storm Chasers at Werner Park

April 9, 2019

NEST 529 Direct and Advisor Plans Earn High Rankings in Fourth Quarter Report from

April 2, 2019

NEST 529 Scholarship Contest Encourages Children to Draw their Dreams for the Future

February 21, 2019

NEST 529 Sows Seeds for the Academic Future with Farm-Themed Photo Drawing

February 12, 2019

NEST 529 Awards More Than $5,000 in Dear Grandchild Drawing

January 24, 2019

NEST “Why I Want to Go to College” Writing Sweepstakes Now Open

January 2, 2019

NEST 529 College Savings Kicks off 2019 with New Account Bonus Program

December 14, 2018

NEST 529 Advisor and Direct Plans Earn Top Rankings in Third Quarter Report from

December 4, 2018

NEST 529 College Savings Announces Winners of Back-to-School Photo Drawing

November 5, 2018

NEST 529 College Savings Plan Awards $20,000 to Encourage Children’s Aspirations