Our Opportunities

Browsing “All” Scholarships: To view a list of all scholarship opportunities, you may click “All” under “Opportunities” above. This list shows all scholarships, not scholarships for which you are receiving consideration. Automatch scholarships will appear with “None” listed under the “Action” column – this means an additional application is not required for consideration. The “Deadline” column indicates the deadline to complete the application to receive consideration. This is not the deadline to accept the award.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Andrew Blair Memorial Fellowship
Dr. Robert Blair and his wife Barbara established a fellowship in memory of their son Andrew, who passed away at the age of 31 from the...
Dr. Robert Blair and his wife Barbara established a fellowship in memory...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2019
Varies Jerry Cederbolm Scholarship
The Jerry Cederbolm Scholarship is awarded to regularly enrolled undergraduate students in the Department of Philosophy and Religion, College of...
The Jerry Cederbolm Scholarship is awarded to regularly enrolled...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2019
Varies Mary & Rodrigo Lopez Fellowship for Professional Development
The Mary and Rodrigo Lopez Fellowship for Professional Development supports graduate students in the School of Public Administration. Preference is...
The Mary and Rodrigo Lopez Fellowship for Professional Development...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2019
Varies Mary Galligan Cornett Public Service Scholarship
The Mary Galligan Cornett Public Service Scholarship supports students enrolled in the Master in Public Administration (MPA) with a concentration...
The Mary Galligan Cornett Public Service Scholarship supports students...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2019
Varies Mike Gillespie Scholarship
The Mike Gillespie Scholarship is awarded to regularly enrolled undergraduate students majoring in Philosophy, College of Arts and Sciences, or...
The Mike Gillespie Scholarship is awarded to regularly enrolled...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2019
Varies Nebraska City Management Association Scholarship
The Nebraska City Management Association Scholarship is awarded to regularly enrolled graduate students pursuing a Master’s Degree in Public...
The Nebraska City Management Association Scholarship is awarded to...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2019
Varies Peter Suzuki Memorial Scholarship
Dr. Peter Suzuki, a longtime University of Nebraska at Omaha professor, is remembered as a remarkable man who overcame adversity and cared deeply...
Dr. Peter Suzuki, a longtime University of Nebraska at Omaha professor,...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2019
Varies Public Administration Centennial Scholarship
The Public Administration Centennial Scholarship assists master degree students enrolled in the School of Public Administration, College of Public...
The Public Administration Centennial Scholarship assists master degree...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/01/2019
varies ACI Worldwide Scholarship
The ACI Worldwide Scholarship Fund is awarded to regularly enrolled undergraduate students in the College of Information Science & Technology, the...
The ACI Worldwide Scholarship Fund is awarded to regularly enrolled...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/15/2019
varies C Louis Meyer Memorial Scholarship
The C. Louis Meyer Memorial Scholarship was created for undergraduate students in the Charles W. Durham School of Architectural Engineering and...
The C. Louis Meyer Memorial Scholarship was created for undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/15/2019
varies Charles Raffensperger Scholarship
The Charles Raffensperger Scholarship Fund is awarded to regularly enrolled undergraduate students within the Peter Kiewit Institute in the College...
The Charles Raffensperger Scholarship Fund is awarded to regularly...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/15/2019
varies Charles W Durham Scholarship
The Charles W. Durham Scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduate students in the Peter Kiewit Institute who are enrolled in the College of...
The Charles W. Durham Scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/15/2019
varies HDR Scholarship
The HDR Scholarship is awarded to regularly enrolled full-time students in The Peter Kiewit Institute. Candidates must in enrolled in either the...
The HDR Scholarship is awarded to regularly enrolled full-time students...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/15/2019
Varies India Association of Nebraska Scholarship/Fellowship
The India Association of Nebraska UNO Scholarship and Fellowship Fund was created to assist full-time undergraduate and graduate students who are...
The India Association of Nebraska UNO Scholarship and Fellowship Fund...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/15/2019
Varies Janet & Thomas Miller International Student Scholarship
The Janet and Thomas Miller International Student Scholarship fund was created for undergraduate students in International Studies and Programs in...
The Janet and Thomas Miller International Student Scholarship fund was...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/15/2019
Varies Korney Scholarship
The Korney Scholarship is awarded to full-time students majoring in International Studies at UNO. Preference is given academic achievement and...
The Korney Scholarship is awarded to full-time students majoring in...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/15/2019
varies Mutual of Omaha-IST&E Scholarship
The Mutual of Omaha -PKI Scholarship Fund is awarded to regularly enrolled full-time undergraduate students enrolled in The Peter Kiewit Institute...
The Mutual of Omaha -PKI Scholarship Fund is awarded to regularly...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/15/2019
Varies Nancy Keegan Miller GRAD Memorial Scholarship
The Nancy Keegan Miller Memorial Scholarship was funded by her husband to commemorate her life. Nancy was a native of Omaha and a graduate of Omaha...
The Nancy Keegan Miller Memorial Scholarship was funded by her husband...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/15/2019
Varies Nancy Keegan Miller UGRD Memorial Scholarship
The Nancy Keegan Miller Memorial Scholarship was funded by her husband to commemorate her life. Nancy was a native of Omaha and a graduate of Omaha...
The Nancy Keegan Miller Memorial Scholarship was funded by her husband...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/15/2019
Varies Nene Field Ambassador Program Fund
The Nene Field Ambassador Program Fund was created to support students at UNO. In addition to this application, eligible candidates must complete...
The Nene Field Ambassador Program Fund was created to support students...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/15/2019
varies New International Student Scholarship
Eligibility: To be considered for this scholarship, you must be a prospective UNO student (not currently enrolled), have a minimum grade point...
Eligibility: To be considered for this scholarship, you must be a...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/15/2019
varies Phillip Schrager Foundation IST&E Fund
The Phillip Schrager Foundation IST&E Fund is awarded to full-time undergraduate students in the Peter Kiewit Institute in either the College of...
The Phillip Schrager Foundation IST&E Fund is awarded to full-time...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/15/2019
Varies Phillip Schrager Scholarship for Student Leaders
The Philip Schrager Scholarship Program for Student Leadership is awarded to high school seniors with documented and verified financial need that...
The Philip Schrager Scholarship Program for Student Leadership is...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/15/2019
varies Sydney L & Betty Cate Leadership Scholarship
The Sydney L. and Betty G. Cate Leadership Scholarship shall be awarded to full-time undergraduate students in the Peter Kiewit Institute. Students...
The Sydney L. and Betty G. Cate Leadership Scholarship shall be awarded...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/15/2019
varies Ted Armfield Memorial Fund
The Ted Armfield Memorial Fund is awarded to regularly enrolled undergraduate students in the Peter Kiewit Institute, College of Engineering,...
The Ted Armfield Memorial Fund is awarded to regularly enrolled...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/15/2019
varies The LeaseTeam STRIVE
The LeaseTeam STRIVE Fund is awarded to regularly enrolled undergraduate students in the College of Information Science & Technology (IS&T) or...
The LeaseTeam STRIVE Fund is awarded to regularly enrolled undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/15/2019
varies The Panasas Scholarship Fund in Memory of Mary Holland
The Panasas Scholarship Fund in Memory of Mary Holland shall be awarded to regularly enrolled undergraduate or graduate students in the colleges...
The Panasas Scholarship Fund in Memory of Mary Holland shall be awarded...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/15/2019
Varies UNO Advantage Scholarship (International Studies & Programs)
Eligibility: To be considered for this scholarship, you must be a prospective UNO student (not currently enrolled), have a minimum grade point...
Eligibility: To be considered for this scholarship, you must be a...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/15/2019
$0.00 UNO Tajikstan Educational Student Support Fund
This scholarship shall be used for the benefit and support of students in International Studies and Programs, University of Nebraska at Omaha. The...
This scholarship shall be used for the benefit and support of students...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline05/15/2019
varies Windstream Communication Scholarship
The Windstream Communications Scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduate students in The Peter Kiewit Institute. Candidates must be enrolled...
The Windstream Communications Scholarship is awarded to full-time...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/15/2019
Varies Next Generation Leadership Scholarship
The Next Generation Leadership Scholarship (NGLS) was established by Nancy Mammel and the Mammel Foundation to encourage and reward academic...
The Next Generation Leadership Scholarship (NGLS) was established by...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2019
varies Ackerman Scholarship
The Robert L. Ackerman Fellowship Fund is awarded regularly to students pursuing a master’s degree program in the College of Education who are...
The Robert L. Ackerman Fellowship Fund is awarded regularly to students...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline06/01/2019
varies Alice Pratt Memorial Fund
The Alice Pratt Memorial is awarded to undergraduate students in business education. Special consideration is given to applicants planning to teach...
The Alice Pratt Memorial is awarded to undergraduate students in...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline06/01/2019
varies Barbara Zimmerman Fisher Scholarship
The Barbara Zimmerman Fisher Scholarship Fund is awarded annually to COE candidates in the Department of Teacher Education to students pursuing a...
The Barbara Zimmerman Fisher Scholarship Fund is awarded annually to COE...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline06/01/2019
varies Beverly Swahn Houts & W Wallace Houts Centennial Scholarship in Elementary Education
The Beverly Swahn Houts and Wallace M Houts Centennial Scholarship in Elementary Education is awarded to regularly enrolled undergraduate students....
The Beverly Swahn Houts and Wallace M Houts Centennial Scholarship in...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline06/01/2019
varies Brignoni ELL/Bilingual Scholarship
The Brignoni Education Scholarship Fund is awarded to COE candidates pursuing a major in education with an ESL/Bilingual concentration/endorsement....
The Brignoni Education Scholarship Fund is awarded to COE candidates...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline06/01/2019
varies Carl Jeanetta Memorial Scholarship
The Carl Jeanetta Memorial Alumni Scholarship is awarded to individuals pursuing a major in the College of education. Preference is given to...
The Carl Jeanetta Memorial Alumni Scholarship is awarded to individuals...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline06/01/2019
varies Claudia Galloway Talent Scholarship
The Claudia Galloway Talent Scholarship is awarded to incoming freshman with a minimum ACT composite of 20, who rank in the top 25% of their...
The Claudia Galloway Talent Scholarship is awarded to incoming freshman...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline06/01/2019
varies Dorothy Peters Teacher Education Scholarship
The Dorothy Peters Teacher Education Scholarship Fund is awarded annually to undergraduate students in the Department of Teacher Education....
The Dorothy Peters Teacher Education Scholarship Fund is awarded...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline06/01/2019
varies Dr. Hollie Bethel Scholarship Fund
The Dr. Hollie Bethel Scholarship fund is awarded to junior or senior level students in the College of Education at UNO who are preparing to teach...
The Dr. Hollie Bethel Scholarship fund is awarded to junior or senior...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline06/01/2019
Varies Elsie C. Stahmer Anthes & Kathleen R. Anthes Memorial Scholarship Fund
The Elsie C. Stahmer Anthes & Kathleen R. Anthes Memorial Scholarship Fund (#01137040) shall be awarded to a teacher candidate pursuing an...
The Elsie C. Stahmer Anthes & Kathleen R. Anthes Memorial Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/01/2019
Varies Gwen H Matthews Memorial Scholarship & Fellowship
The Gwen H Matthews Memorial Scholarship & Fellowship is awarded to students in the Department of Teacher Education, College of ED, UNO. Candidates...
The Gwen H Matthews Memorial Scholarship & Fellowship is awarded to...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/01/2019
varies Gwen H. Mathews Talent Scholarship Fund
The Gwen H. Mathews Talent Scholarship Fund is awarded to incoming freshman with a minimum ACT composite of 20, who rank in the top 25% of their...
The Gwen H. Mathews Talent Scholarship Fund is awarded to incoming...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline06/01/2019
varies Helen S. Elliott Scholarship
The Helen S. Elliott Endowed Scholarship Fund is awarded annually to full-time undergraduate students in the College of Education. Candidates are...
The Helen S. Elliott Endowed Scholarship Fund is awarded annually to...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline06/01/2019
Varies Jacqueline Lee Jobst Scholarship ($250.00 per year)
The Jacqueline Lee Jobst Scholarship is awarded to regularly enrolled undergraduate students pursuing a major in elementary education at UNO....
The Jacqueline Lee Jobst Scholarship is awarded to regularly enrolled...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/01/2019
varies James Winslow Primis Talent Scholarship
The James Winslow Primis Talent Scholarship is awarded to incoming freshman with a minimum ACT composite of 20, who rank in the top 25% of their...
The James Winslow Primis Talent Scholarship is awarded to incoming...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline06/01/2019
Varies Leo and Joanne Thietje Scholarship
The Leo and Joanne Thietje UNO Scholarship is awarded to regularly enrolled undergraduate students in the Department of Special Education, College...
The Leo and Joanne Thietje UNO Scholarship is awarded to regularly...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/01/2019
varies Linda Krause Scholarship Fund
The Linda Krause Scholarship Fund is awarded in the spring semester to COE candidates majoring in Elementary or Special Education. Candidates must...
The Linda Krause Scholarship Fund is awarded in the spring semester to...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline06/01/2019
varies Lucille Bowers Talent Scholarship
The Lucille Bowers Talent Scholarship is awarded to incoming freshman with a minimum ACT composite of 20, who rank in the top 25% of their...
The Lucille Bowers Talent Scholarship is awarded to incoming freshman...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline06/01/2019
varies Lykke Practice Teaching Scholarship
The Lykke Practice Teaching Scholarship is awarded to candidates majoring in education who will be completing student teaching in the upcoming...
The Lykke Practice Teaching Scholarship is awarded to candidates...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline06/01/2019