The Division of Continuing Studies’ (DCS) Bachelor of General Studies Degree Scholarships
DCS is one of the most popular degree programs for military and veteran students. Below is a list of scholarships offered by DCS.
Military Spouse Scholarship
The scholarship is open to all non-military spouses of active duty military personnel (including spouses of Guard/Reserve on active duty orders) in the University of Nebraska at Omaha Bachelor of General Studies degree. Recipients of this scholarship may receive up to $1,000 to be credited to their account towards tuition and fees. A combination of merit and need will be considered in selecting the scholarship recipient(s). Find more information here.
Bachelor of General Studies Textbook Scholarship
This scholarship is for active duty military and their families who wish to apply. Applicants must be admitted UNO students pursuing a Bachelor of General Studies degree. Find more information here.
Wounded Veterans Scholarship
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The Military Fee Support Scholarship
This scholarship is for active duty military students using military tuition assistance and is open to any student that is stationed at Offutt Air Force Base. Applicants must be admitted UNO students not receiving additional financial aid support (VA benefits/Pell Grant, etc.).
The Vietnam Veteran Scholarship
This scholarship is new for the Fall 2014 semester and is open to any service related student. First priority is to veterans of the Vietnam War; second, to descendants of these veterans; third, to any veteran student at UNO.
UNO has created a wide range of scholarship programs to recognize excellent achievement by first-year students and exceptional scholastic performance by upper-class students already in attendance at the University. To browse through UNO's available scholarships, click here.