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 Alice L. King Memorial Scholarship
The Alice L. King Memorial Scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduate students in the School of Social Work at UNO. Candidates shall have...
The Alice L. King Memorial Scholarship is awarded to full-time...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Amy B Clark Fellowship
The Amy B Clark Fellowship is awarded to full-time graduate students in the School of Social Work at UNO. Recipients primary area of concentration...
The Amy B Clark Fellowship is awarded to full-time graduate students in...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Ann Kuykendall Barrett Fellowship in Social Work
The Ann Kuykendall Barrett Fellowship in Social work is awarded to students enrolled full time/part time in the MSW program at the Grace Abbott...
The Ann Kuykendall Barrett Fellowship in Social work is awarded to...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Anna Christensen Music Scholarship
The Anna Christensen Music Scholarship fund provides scholarships for full-time, undergraduate students in the School of Music.
The Anna Christensen Music Scholarship fund provides scholarships for...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Barbara Veach Weitz Fellowship
The Barbara Veach Weitz Fellowship is awarded to graduate students in the School of Social Work at UNO. Scholastic ability shall be a primary...
The Barbara Veach Weitz Fellowship is awarded to graduate students in...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Bruce Horacek Student Excellence Fund
The Bruce Horacek Student Excellence Fund supports students in the Gerontology Department based on academic merit.
The Bruce Horacek Student Excellence Fund supports students in the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Captain Laura Larson Scholarship
The Captain Laura Larson Scholarship recognizes an undergraduate student in the College of Public Affairs and Community Service (CPACS) whose...
The Captain Laura Larson Scholarship recognizes an undergraduate student...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Carl M. Carlson LSCSW Fellowship
The Carl M. Carlson LSCSW Fellowship is awarded to full-time graduate students in the School of Social Work that demonstrate financial need.
The Carl M. Carlson LSCSW Fellowship is awarded to full-time graduate...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Christensen Competitive Piano Scholarship Program
The Christensen Competitive Piano Scholarship Program is awarded to undergraduate students in the School of Music.
The Christensen Competitive Piano Scholarship Program is awarded to...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Chuck Powell Student Excellence Fund
The Chuck Powell Student Excellence Fund is awarded to a graduate student pursuing either a Master of Arts or a Doctor of Philosophy within the...
The Chuck Powell Student Excellence Fund is awarded to a graduate...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Clyde W Malone School of Social Work Memorial Fellowship
Clyde Malone was a Nebraska native who graduated from the University of Nebraska with a degree in Business Administration. After being in the...
Clyde Malone was a Nebraska native who graduated from the University of...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies College of Continuing Studies Scholarship
For qualified Bachelor of Multidisciplinary Studies Degree students. Eligibility: -Minimum GPA 2.50. -Need based; this award puts more emphasis...
For qualified Bachelor of Multidisciplinary Studies Degree...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Dana Vaughn Gehring UNO School of Social Work Scholarship
The Dana Vaughn Gehring UNO School of Social Work Scholarship is awarded candidates pursuing an undergraduate or graduate major in the Grace Abbott...
The Dana Vaughn Gehring UNO School of Social Work Scholarship is awarded...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Dean & Maria Jacobsen Music Scholarship
The Dean and Maria Jacobsen Music Scholarship fund provides scholarships for full-time, undergraduate students in the School of Music.
The Dean and Maria Jacobsen Music Scholarship fund provides scholarships...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Dectective Kerrie Orozco First Responders Scholarship
The Detective Kerrie Orozco First Responders Scholarship fund was created to commemorate the life of Kerrie Orozco. Eligible recipients include...
The Detective Kerrie Orozco First Responders Scholarship fund was...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Deputy Chief Monroe Coleman Scholarship
The Deputy Chief Monroe Coleman Scholarship is awarded to regularly enrolled undergraduate students in the College of Public Affairs and Community...
The Deputy Chief Monroe Coleman Scholarship is awarded to regularly...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Dr Ann Coyne Scholarship & Fellowship
The Dr Ann Coyne Scholarship & Fellowship is awarded to regularly enrolled students in the School of Social Work. Candidates must enroll in at...
The Dr Ann Coyne Scholarship & Fellowship is awarded to regularly...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Dr Larry D Winkler Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established in memory of Dr. Larry Winkler. Most who knew Larry saw a strong, talented, entertaining man with a gregarious...
This scholarship was established in memory of Dr. Larry Winkler. Most...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Earl Family Fund for Excellence in Jazz Studies Scholarship
The Earl Family Fund for Excellence in Jazz Studies Scholarship is awarded as scholarships or fellowships for regularly enrolled undergraduate or...
The Earl Family Fund for Excellence in Jazz Studies Scholarship is...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Enid Lindborg Talent Scholarship
The UNO Talent Scholarships are awarded initially to entering freshmen that are unconditionally admitted to UNO. Candidates shall have demonstrated...
The UNO Talent Scholarships are awarded initially to entering freshmen...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Friends of UNO Theatre Fund
The Friends of UNO Theatre Fund is used for the benefit and support of the department of Theatre at UNO.
The Friends of UNO Theatre Fund is used for the benefit and support of...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Harry W. Woodward Scholarship
The Harry W. Woodward Scholarship fund provides scholarships for full-time, undergraduate students in the School of Music.
The Harry W. Woodward Scholarship fund provides scholarships for...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Heartland Council Pioneers Scholarship
The Heartland Council Pioneers Scholarship is awarded to regularly enrolled undergraduate students in the College of Public Affairs and Community...
The Heartland Council Pioneers Scholarship is awarded to regularly...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Hellman Scholarship Program
The Hellman Scholarship Program is awarded to full-time undergraduate students in the School of Music at UNO. Preference shall be given to students...
The Hellman Scholarship Program is awarded to full-time undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Hugh Alexander Banner Fine Arts Fund-Music
The Hugh Alexander Banner Fine Arts Fund provides scholarships to regularly enrolled undergraduate students in the College of Fine Arts and Media...
The Hugh Alexander Banner Fine Arts Fund provides scholarships to...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Hugh Alexander Banner Fine Arts Fund-Theatre
The Hugh Alexander Banner Fine Arts Fund provides scholarships to regularly enrolled undergraduate Theatre students in the College of Fine Arts and...
The Hugh Alexander Banner Fine Arts Fund provides scholarships to...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Hugh Alexander Banner Fine Arts Fund-Writer's Workshop
The Hugh Alexander Banner Fine Arts Fund provides scholarships to regularly enrolled undergraduate Writer’s Workshop students in the College of...
The Hugh Alexander Banner Fine Arts Fund provides scholarships to...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Isaacson Band Scholarship
The Isaacson Band Scholarship provides funding for Music.
The Isaacson Band Scholarship provides funding for Music.
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies James A Thorson Student Excellence Fund
The James A Thorson Student Excellence Fund provides scholarships to students seeking the Certificate in Gerontology or the Master of Arts in...
The James A Thorson Student Excellence Fund provides scholarships to...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies James B Peterson Music Scholarship
James B Peterson Music Scholarship fund provides scholarships for full-time, undergraduate students in the School of Music.
James B Peterson Music Scholarship fund provides scholarships for...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies James R Saker Symphonic Wind Ensemble Leadership Scholarship
The James R Saker Symphonic Wind Ensemble Leadership Scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students that are members of the Symphonic Wind...
The James R Saker Symphonic Wind Ensemble Leadership Scholarship is...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Jazz Scholarship Excellence Fund
The Jazz Scholarship Excellence Fund was created to assist students actively participating in the University’s Jazz Program, Department of Music....
The Jazz Scholarship Excellence Fund was created to assist students...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Jessica Lutton Bedient Memorial Scholarship
The Jessica Lutton Bedient Memorial Scholarship supports students pursuing a major in the Grace Abbott School of Social Work College of Public...
The Jessica Lutton Bedient Memorial Scholarship supports students...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies John & Judy Smith Scholarship & Fellowship Fund in Gerontology
The John and Judy Smith Scholarship and Fellowship Fund in Gerontology supports students enrolled in or intending to enroll in courses in the...
The John and Judy Smith Scholarship and Fellowship Fund in Gerontology...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies John Zeigler Memorial Scholarship
John Zeigler Memorial Scholarship fund provides scholarships for full-time, undergraduate students in the School of Music who are majoring in...
John Zeigler Memorial Scholarship fund provides scholarships for...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Len & Ann Freeman Memorial Scholarship
The Len & Ann Freeman Memorial Scholarship is used for scholarships providing for student fees associated with travel to attend the UNO/UNL School...
The Len & Ann Freeman Memorial Scholarship is used for scholarships...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Leo Missinne Gerontology Student Scholarship/Fellowship
The Leo Missinne Gerontology Student Scholarship/Fellowship supports students majoring in Gerontology in the College of Public Affairs and...
The Leo Missinne Gerontology Student Scholarship/Fellowship supports...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Lincoln Frost Fellowship Fund
The Lincoln Frost Fellowship Fund provides fellowships to graduate students in the School of Social Work.
The Lincoln Frost Fellowship Fund provides fellowships to graduate...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Louis J & Mildred L Sedlacek Music Scholarship
Louis J & Mildred L Sedlacek Music Scholarship fund provides scholarships for full-time, undergraduate and graduate students in the School of Music...
Louis J & Mildred L Sedlacek Music Scholarship fund provides...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Louise Coe Spire Memorial Scholarship
The Louise Coe Spire Memorial Scholarship commemorates the life of Louise Spire. Louise lived in Omaha her entire life, with the exception of her...
The Louise Coe Spire Memorial Scholarship commemorates the life of...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Madden Fine Arts Scholarship-Music
The Madden Fine Arts Scholarship provides funding for Music undergraduates in Fine Arts.
The Madden Fine Arts Scholarship provides funding for Music...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Madden Fine Arts Scholarship-Theatre
The Madden Fine Arts Scholarship provides funding for Theatre undergraduates in Fine Arts.
The Madden Fine Arts Scholarship provides funding for Theatre...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Madden Fine Arts Scholarship-Writer's Workshop
The Madden Fine Arts Scholarship provides funding for Writer’s Workshop undergraduates in Fine Arts.
The Madden Fine Arts Scholarship provides funding for Writer’s Workshop...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Margery Rehbein Memorial Music Scholarship
Margery Rehbein Memorial Music Scholarship fund provides scholarships for full-time, undergraduate students in the School of Music who are majoring...
Margery Rehbein Memorial Music Scholarship fund provides scholarships...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Marsha Johnson Accompanying Scholarship
Marsha Johnson Accompanying Scholarship fund provides scholarships for full-time, undergraduate students in the School of Music who are majoring in...
Marsha Johnson Accompanying Scholarship fund provides scholarships for...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Martha T. Smith Scholarship
The Martha T. Smith Scholarship provides support for students studying in the field of aging through the Gerontology Program at UNO.
The Martha T. Smith Scholarship provides support for students studying...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Martin W Bush Memorial Keyboard Scholarship
The Martin W Bush Memorial Keyboard Scholarship is awarded to regularly enrolled undergraduate students in the College of Fine Arts. Candidates...
The Martin W Bush Memorial Keyboard Scholarship is awarded to regularly...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Masters Family Music Scholarship
The Masters Family Music Scholarship is awarded to regularly enrolled undergraduate students in the School of Music. Candidates shall be pursuing a...
The Masters Family Music Scholarship is awarded to regularly enrolled...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Meghan Duffy UNO Social Work Scholarship
The Meghan Duffy UNO Social Work Scholarship is awarded to regularly enrolled undergraduate students in the Grace Abbott School of Social Work at...
The Meghan Duffy UNO Social Work Scholarship is awarded to regularly...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020
Varies Meredith B/7-8FA Scholarship
The Meredith B/7-8FA Scholarship is awarded to regularly enrolled undergraduate students in the Division of Continuing Studies, College of Public...
The Meredith B/7-8FA Scholarship is awarded to regularly enrolled...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2020