The Nebraska High School Rodeo Association is organized to accomplish or further the following missions:
- The NEHSRA is organized exclusively for charitable and educational purposes and is an association for junior high and high school students and adults interested in the sport of junior high and high school rodeo.
- To maintain order and the standards set up by the National High School Rodeo Association and the NEHSRA among members at their functions.
- To Promote junior high and high school rodeo within the State of Nebraska by promoting and sanctioning rodeos for the youth in who are or have been enrolled in school in a grade within the range of fifth (5th) thru the twelfth (12th) grade the year just preceding the National Finals Rodeo the contestant is entering or competing towards.
- To promote High School rodeoing in the State of Nebraska and bring recognition to this activity as an organized and standard High School activity.
- To encourage and develop the sport of rodeoing among junior high and high school students.
- To promote the highest type of conduct and sportsmanship at the various approved high school rodeos and within the association.
- To prepare the student contestants both for the next level of competition as well as their next stage in life.
- To promote Western Heritage.