Dodson-Bloom Abroad Scholarship

The Dodson-Bloom Abroad Scholarship is awarded to regularly enrolled undergraduate students at the University of Nebraska at Omaha participating in a study abroad experience for the first time during the year in which the scholarship is awarded.

Students must be pursuing a major in foreign languages with a concentration in Spanish, Department of Foreign Languages and Literature, Colleges of Arts and Sciences at UNO, or pursuing a major in secondary education with a Spanish Language endorsement, Department of Teacher Education, College of Education at UNO.

Two $1000 scholarships will be awarded.

Supplemental Questions
  1. By applying for this scholarship now (application period is September 1, 2023 to March 1, 2024), you are applying for the Dodson-Bloom Abroad Scholarship for the Summer 2024 term. Candidates must be enrolled in an accredited study abroad program through the Department of Foreign Languages, College of Arts & Science, University of Nebraska at Omaha. Do you understand these requirements?
  2. What scholastic distinctions have you received during your time at UNO?
  3. What is your Spanish GPA?
  4. Please upload your unofficial transcript from Mavlink. You can find it on the left side of the Home page under ‘Academics.’ Click ‘Unofficial Transcript’ in the expanded menu.
  5. List your most significant extracurricular and community service activities related to the study of Spanish.
  6. You must provide the name and email address of one reference below. The reference you list will be sent an email asking to complete a reference questionnaire on your behalf. The reference you list must be a Professor or Reference in the Department of Foreign Language and Literature at UNO.
  7. Do you have prior Study Abroad Experience?
  8. If you answered yes to the previous question, please describe your Study Abroad Experience.
  9. Please explain your financial need as it relates to resources for travel outside the United States?
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