UNO tuition scholarships can be used to help defray the cost of Exchange and Faculty-Led programs. Check with your scholarship coordinator to confirm that your funds can be applied to your specific program.
UNO Education Abroad Scholarships
Typical term offerings are:
Barbara and Herbert Egerer Award, non-location/major-specific- help us grow this scholarship fund!
Mal & Millie Hansen Award, for international studies majors
Karly Foland Scholarships, for study abroad in a non-Western country
See our 2021-2022 scholarship recipients on the Scholarship Spotlight page!
UNO - AAUP
The UNO American Association of University Professors (UNO-AAUP) confers two student scholarships annually to honor the memories of two of the former union leaders. The Donald Greer Study Abroad Memorial Scholarship of $1000 is conferred to a UNO undergraduate or graduate student engaging in a study abroad program. Students can find more information and apply here.
Most affiliate providers offer a variety of scholarships for students who are participating in one of their programs. Check your third-party provider’s website for a current list of available scholarships.
Additional Study Abroad Scholarships
There are many general study abroad scholarships available. Check with local clubs and organizations to see if they offer scholarships and look into your eligibility for these scholarship programs:
Critical Language Scholarship -Fully funded program for studying critical foreign languages worldwide
NSEP Boren Scholarship -For serious language study and those planning to work in U.S. national security
Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship - Highly recommended for students who are Pell Grant Eligible to apply!
DAAD Scholarship -Scholarships to study in Germany
Freeman-ASIA -Funding to study in a variety of countries throughout Asia
Phi Kappa Phi Scholarship -Study abroad grants for high achieving students at a Phi Kappa Phi institution
Norden Club Scholarship -Award to support a student who lives within 100 miles of Lincoln, NE and will study abroad in Scandinavia (Denmark, Iceland, Finland, Norway, or Sweden)
UNO Office of National Scholarships and Fellowships
The Office of National Scholarships and Fellowships serves any students at UNO who are interested in applying for these prestigious opportunities. All the awards differ widely, so there are opportunities if you want to serve your country/government, spend time abroad, or earn a graduate degree. Search their website for the full list.
Scholarship Search Engines
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Learn tips for writing an impressive scholarship application here.