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.
Bachelor of General Studies Fee Support and Textbook Scholarship
This scholarship is for active duty military and their families stationed at Offutt Air Force Base who wish to apply. The application for the SUMMER 2016 Fee Support Scholarship and textbook scholarsip can be found here.
Wounded Veterans Scholarship
The University of Nebraska at Omaha Wounded Veterans Scholarship is available to veterans and spouses of veterans that were wounded in combat during Operations Iraqi Freedom, Enduring Freedom, and New Dawn, and are retired or separated from active service. This scholarship can help you or your spouse earn a college degree. Those with a DoD disability rating of 30% or higher and/or a combined VA rating of 50% or higher meet the criteria for the scholarship. Find more information here.
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.
Recurring Outside Scholarships
These scholarships are from businesses or non profits that provide funding resources every year.
- Deadline for Fall Scholarship: Early July
- Deadline for Spring Scholarship: Early November
- Deadline for Fall Scholarship: April
- Deadline for Spring Scholarship: November