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 Helen D. Disney Foreign Language Scholarship
The Helen D. Disney Foreign Language Scholarship is awarded to Foreign Language majors at UNO with demonstrated financial need.
The Helen D. Disney Foreign Language Scholarship is awarded to Foreign...
  • Deadline: 03/26/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/26/2019
Varies Dan Sullivan Scholarship in Chemistry
The Dan Sullivan Scholarship in Chemistry is awarded to regularly enrolled students in the Chemistry Department at UNO. Candidates can be...
The Dan Sullivan Scholarship in Chemistry is awarded to regularly...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/29/2019
Varies Dr & Mrs Tim D Leon Scholarship - Chemistry - in Memory of Nell Ward
The Doctor and Mrs. Tim Leon Scholarship Fund is awarded to Chemistry majors graduating from Nebraska high schools. First preference is given to...
The Doctor and Mrs. Tim Leon Scholarship Fund is awarded to Chemistry...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/29/2019
Varies Dr. Fred W. Upson Grant-in-Aid
The “Fred W. Upson Grant-in-Aid” was established in 1968 by John F. Upson of Lincoln. Dr. Fred Wilbert Upson earned both his Chemistry B.A. in 1907...
The “Fred W. Upson Grant-in-Aid” was established in 1968 by John F....
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/29/2019
Varies Dr. Nell Ward Memorial Scholarship
The Dr. Nell Ward Memorial Scholarship is awarded to full-time undergraduate students majoring in Chemistry at UNO. Candidates shall have...
The Dr. Nell Ward Memorial Scholarship is awarded to full-time...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/29/2019
Varies Frederic (Fritz) C Laquer Scholarship in Analytical Chemistry
Frederic (Fritz) C. Laquer Scholarship in Analytical Chemistry fund is awarded to regularly enrolled students in the College of Arts & Sciences....
Frederic (Fritz) C. Laquer Scholarship in Analytical Chemistry fund is...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/29/2019
Varies Gilbert M. Hitchcock Memorial Scholarship-Chemistry
Mr. Hitchcock was born in Omaha in 1859 and attended the public schools here before studying in Baden, Germany. Upon his return to the United...
Mr. Hitchcock was born in Omaha in 1859 and attended the public schools...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/29/2019
Varies James K & Kathleen H Wood Scholarship in Chemistry
The James K. and Kathleen Wood Scholarship in Chemistry is awarded to regularly enrolled undergraduate students that are majoring in Chemistry with...
The James K. and Kathleen Wood Scholarship in Chemistry is awarded to...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/29/2019
Varies Lillian & William Campen Memorial Scholarship
The Lillian and William Campen Memorial Scholarship fund benefits regularly enrolled undergraduate students majoring in Chemistry. Candidates...
The Lillian and William Campen Memorial Scholarship fund benefits...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/29/2019
Varies Sterling Drug Talent Endowment Scholarship
The Sterling Drug Talent Endowment Scholarship is awarded to Pre-Pharmacy students based on academic merit.
The Sterling Drug Talent Endowment Scholarship is awarded to...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/29/2019
Varies Walter W & Mittie W Linstromberg Scholarship in Chemistry
The Walter W. and Mittie W. Linstromberg Scholarship in Chemistry is awarded to full-time student majoring in Chemistry with sophomore class...
The Walter W. and Mittie W. Linstromberg Scholarship in Chemistry is...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/29/2019
Varies William & Margaret March Endowed Scholarship in Memory of Nell Ward
The William and Margaret March Endowed Student Scholarship in memory of Nell Ward is awarded to regularly enrolled undergraduate students majoring...
The William and Margaret March Endowed Student Scholarship in memory of...
  • Deadline: 03/29/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/29/2019
Varies First Data UNO Information Science and Technology Scholarship Fund
This fund shall provide one or more scholarships to students in the College of Information Science and Technology, University of Nebraska at Omaha....
This fund shall provide one or more scholarships to students in the...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2019
Varies UNO English Dept. Fellowship
The UNO English Department Fellowship was created to assist graduate students majoring in English. Eligible candidates must have complete a minimum...
The UNO English Department Fellowship was created to assist graduate...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
Varies Isaacson Band Scholarship
The Isaacson Band Scholarship provides funding for Music.
The Isaacson Band Scholarship provides funding for Music.
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
Varies Jim and Shirley Young Scholars
Young Scholars is a privately funded scholarship program that supports first-generation students attending UNO. If selected, students receive a...
Young Scholars is a privately funded scholarship program that supports...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019
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: 04/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/01/2019